HELP US PROMOTE YOUR BAND, CONCERTS AND EVENTS by emailing [email protected], faxing 315-268-8701, mailing to North Country Now, c/o North Country This Week, PO Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or drop it off at our office at 19 Depot St., Potsdam.



PURE COUNTRY BAND, 1-5 p.m., Heuvelton AmVets Post 1997, 107 State St.; no cover charge.

Community Events

FUNDRAISING DINNER, for Potsdam Class of 2017 After Prom Party, at Mama Lucia’s Italian Dining, 1 Constitution Ave., Potsdam; seating at 4:30 or 6:30 p.m.; cost: $16; chicken parmesan or eggplant parmesan, side pasta, salad, bread; for tickets see a Potsdam High School Class of 2017 senior, 315-265-4818, [email protected].

CHICKEN, BISCUIT DINNER, Crary Mills Tri Town Community Center, Post Road, at the Grange Hall, noon; chicken, biscuit, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce, coleslaw, beverage, dessert; cost: adults $9; children younger than 5 eat free; takeouts available; info: 315 267-6413.

CHICKEN BBQ, Pyrites Volunteer Fire Dept., 1 Church St.; 11 a.m.-all served; $11 per meal or $6 for chicken only.

ANNUAL CEMETERY MEETING, 2 p.m., DeKalb Union Cemetery Association, Sunrise Valley Apartments, DeKalb Junction; all welcome.

POTSDAM CO-OP MEMBERSHIP DRIVE, 2-5 p.m.; Jernabi Coffeehouse, Maple St., Potsdam; live music, food samples, displays.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, 8 a.m.-noon, hosted by St. Lawrence District Order of the Eastern Star, at Winthrop American Legion Hall, 75 state Highway 11C; pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, juice, coffee and local maple syrup; cost: adults $7, children $5; under 5 free.

CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES, Grace Episcopal Church, 9 East Main St., Canton; 9-10 a.m.; info: 386-3714.

SILENT PRAYER, MEDITATION, Potsdam Presbyterian Church, corner of Elm & Leroy streets; 9:15-9:45 a.m.; room 2 in community ctr. behind church.

LAWRENCEVILLE FIRE DEPT. & AUXILIARY BREAKFAST, 7:30 a.m.-noon @ fire hall, CR 54; adults $7, seniors $6, under 12 $4, free under age five; ham, sausage, home fries, eggs, pancakes w/ maple syrup, biscuits w/ sausage gravy, fruit, toast, beverages; takeouts available.

FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Ogdensburg Odd Fellows Hall, Rt. 37; free; info: 394-9135.

ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN SERVICES, 10 a.m.; SUNY Potsdam campus; park w/out sticker in lots 20 & 25; call or email for location: [email protected] or 771-7579.

CANTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH YOUTH GROUP, 3-5 p.m.; grades 7-12; talk, food, games; info: Rev. Michael Terrell 386-4500 or


AUDITIONS, for “Working,” play by Sunday Rock Legacy Project, 3 p.m. United Methodist Church, Chapel and Court streets, Canton; info: 315-212-0451.


PIYO W/ ANGELA BURKE, Northern Physical Therapy, O’burg; 10 a.m.; fee; more info: [email protected].

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market St., Potsdam; open bowling, noon – 10 p.m.; cosmic bowling, 2-4 p.m.; special: 7-10 p.m., $10 per hour per lane for up to five people; info: 265-9210.

COMMUNITY MEDITATION, Trillium Ctr., 25 Market St., Potsdam; 7-7:30 p.m.; $5-10; info:

TRILLIUM YOGA CENTER CLASSES, 25 Market St., Potsdam; MORNING FLOW, Amy Goldberg, 10:00-11:00 am; COMMUNITY ACUPUNCTURE, Acupuncture By Design: 1:30-4:30 pm; Please arrive by 2:30 pm, $25; HATHA SPA, Trish Montville, 4 weeks 1/15-2/6, $48, 6:30-7:45 pm. Most classes: class card or $15 drop-in, info:

Support Groups

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 10 a.m., Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 20 Cottage St., Potsdam, 261-5954; St. James Church, Gouverneur, 9 a.m.; South Colton Community Ctr., 10:30 a.m.; Canton United Methodist Church, 7 p.m.; Trinity Episcopal Church, Potsdam, 7 p.m.;

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, 7 p.m., Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 20 Cottage St., Potsdam; Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 7:30 a.m.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY, Christian-based program for addicts; 3-5 p.m.; 1952 St. Hwy. 11C, North Lawrence; info: 755-5880.