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Community Events

MASSENA DRUG FREE COMMUNITY COALITION ‘LET’S TAKE BACK OUR COMMUNITY’ MEETING, Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 7-9 p.m.; panel from Rose Hill youth addiction services, St. Joseph’s recovery ctr., Seaway Valley Prevention Council; brief presentation, followed by discussion & questions on getting help for addicts & those close to them; more info: facebook.com/MassenaDFC.

FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW, Stowell Hall basement, 4-4:45 p.m.; w/ SUNY professor Dr. Frank Revetta; ‘Stories of Constellations;’ no food or drinks; free parking in Lot 6, near Kellas Hall; info: 267-3441 or revettafa@potsdam.edu.

GOP CANDIDATE MEET-AND-GREET, The Club II, 10 West Orvis St., Massena; 5-8 p.m.; county treasurer candidate Bob Santamoor, state Assembly candidates John Byrne (116th District), Patrick Vincent (118th District), Marc Butler (118th District); cash bar, 50/50, appetizers; must have RSVPed by Apr. 21; hosted by Massena Republican Committee.

FREEWILL COMMUNITY DINNER, Trinity Episcopal Church on Fall Island, 8 Maple St., Potsdam; 5-6:30 p.m.; menu: beef stew, tossed salad, bread and dessert; donations accepted, not expected.

ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY (SLVGS) ANNUAL MEETING, Red Barn addition of St. Lawrence Historical Association, Main Street, Canton; 7 p.m.; free, open to all.

INTRO TO BLOGGING, Potsdam Public Library; 1:30-3 p.m.; need email account; free; sign up for blogger.com, learn how to use; register: 265-7230.

PLANT SEMINAR AND PERENNIAL EXCHANGE, Coakley Carpet Ace One Hardware, 2535 SH 68; 6 p.m.; presentation by local grower Ray Bowdish; info: 386-8161.

BARN QUILT WORKSHOP, Norwood Public Library, 1 Morton St.; 2 p.m.; limit of 10 participants; register or more info: Ruth at 262-2450 or ruth@caramountlodge.com; second part of workshop takes place from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., April 29-30.

WIC CLINIC, New Hope Church, 33 Grant St., Potsdam; 8:45 a.m.-3 p.m.; more info: 386-8128.

ST. LAWRENCE BREWING COMPANY, 19 Commerce Ln., Canton; pub trivia; teams compete in four rounds, winners receive coupons for taproom merchandise; 6:30 p.m.; free to play; cash bar available.

GAMES, CARDS, Waddington Library; 1:30-3:30 p.m.

LADIES’ BIBLE STUDY, Northside Community Church, 41 N. Main St., Massena; 1 p.m.; info 769-6697

FREE STORY TIME, Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St., 10 a.m.; ages 2-5.

KNITTING CLASSES, 6-8 p.m.; Misty Hollow, 22 Market St., Potsdam; 3-week session $20; choose from several projects; register, info: 265-1660.

THURSDAY NIGHT DINNER, Ogdensburg Amvets; $5; 4-6:30 p.m.

FREE DINNER, Massena United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall behind church, 189 Main St.; 4:30-6 p.m.; info: 769-8036.

FREE GENEAOLOGY RESEARCH, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints family history ctr., 284 Andrews St., Massena; 6-8 p.m.; volunteers provide assistance; records from 100+ countries; more info: 643-2129.

MINDFUL MEDIATION CLASS, Unitarian Universalist Church, Canton; w/ Charlie Bradt; noon-1 p.m.; info: Charlie, acbradt@gmail.com or 386-2854.

COMMUNITY LUNCH, Helping Hands of Potsdam, Rt. 56 & Church St., Hannawa Falls; noon; free, donations accepted; open to everyone; info: 268-0633.

GRACE FOOD PANTRY, 9 a.m.-noon, Christian Life Fellowship, Church St., Gouverneur.

COMMUNITY SUPPER, Trinity Church parish hall, Potsdam, 5-6:30 p.m.; donations accepted, not expected; info: 265-5754.

JUNIOR WRITERS’ CLUB, Canton Library, 8 Park St.; 3:30-5 p.m.; ages 8-12; bring paper, pens; meet downstairs in community room; info: Linda at 344-6592.

MASSAGE SERVICES AT CPH CENTER FOR CANCER CARE, 50 Leroy St., Potsdam; w/Ramsey Thomann; info: 261-5890.

GENEALOGY CLUB, Massena Musuem, 200 E. Orvis St.; 6:30 p.m.; more info: www.nnyresearcher.com or 764-7420.

OGDENSBURG AMATEUR RADIO CLUB, Dobisky Center, community room, 100 Riverside Ave.; 7 p.m.; info: Joe Dempsey 323-4949 or www.oarc.us.

ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY DOG CLUB MEETS, location & time vary; check www.slvdc.com.

NORTH COUNTRY 350 ALLIANCE, Unitarian Universalist Church, 3 ½ Main St.; northcountry350alliance@gmail.com; climate-change advocates looking to build local movement.

FREE DINNER, 5-6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Center, corner of Elm St. & Lawrence Ave., Potsdam; free, donations accepted; info: 265-9434.

DEEP ROOT CENTER INFO SESSION, Deep Root Center, 17 Main St., Canton; noon-2 p.m.; families can visit, ask questions, learn more about programs for youth; info: deeprootcenter@gmail, 244-3034 or www.deeprootcenter.org.

COFFEE CLUB, Jernabi Coffee Shop, 11 Maple St., Potsdam; 10 a.m.; led by financial analyst Gary Throop; discuss, receive market updates; reservations: 265-3471.

LAWRENCE HISTORICAL ORGANIZATION MEETS, 7 p.m., 638 Water St., Nicholville, old Nicholville telephone building; open to anyone who would like to visit or to join.

Theater

‘HOKUM POKE ’EM CABARET,” OR “DECAMERON BLUES,’ St. Lawrence University, Edson R. Miles Blacl Box Theater, Griffiths Arts Center; 8 p.m.; free; tickets required; obtain them at Gulick Box office house, 1-5 p.m.; or call 229-5748.

Recreation/Sports

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS LACROSSE, Massena at St. Lawrence, 4:30 p.m.; Northwood at Potsdam, 7 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS LACROSSE, O’burg at Potsdam, Northwood at Canton, 4:30 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL, Hermon-DeKalb at Edwards-Knox, Harrisville at Hammond, Massena at St. Lawrence, O’burg at Gouverneur, 4:30 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL, Madrid-Waddington at Colton-Pierrepont, O’burg at Gouverneur, 4:30 p.m.

COLLEGE BASEBALL, SUNY Canton at SLU, 4 p.m.

O’BURG PARKS & REC SUMMER SPORTS CAMP SIGNUPS, Dobisky Visitors Ctr., 100 Riverside Dr.; 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; camps include track, basketball, football, cheerleading, gymnastics, hockey, soccer, baseball, softball, lacrosse, wrestling, swimming lessons, infant & toddler swim; specials for 3 sports camps or swimming lessons & season pass combo; more info: 393-1980 or ‘Ogdensburg City Recreation’ on Facebook.

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market St., Potsdam; open bowling, 3 p.m.-midnight; special: two games, free shoes for $5 from 3-6 p.m.; cosmic bowling, 7 p.m.-midnight info: 265-9210.

MASSENA KARATE SCHOOL, Massena High School gym; juniors 6-7 p.m., adults 7-8:30 p.m.; open to ages 7+; those w/ physical disabilities welcome; $25/month for first child, $15/month each add'l family member, $5 extra for adults; can start anytime; info: Patti, 842-7912.

WEIGHT WATCHERS, St. Lawrence University, Canton; 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; info: hotal@tds.net.

FITNESS KNOCKOUT, The Body Shop, 47 State Highway 345, Potsdam ; noon; $7; fun, energetic class w/ upbeat, modern tunes and easy to follow moves; info: danpinto77@gmail.com.

4ME FITNESS ZUMBA, KIDS' DANCE CLASS, Crasper Hall, 897 St. Hwy. 11C, Brasher Falls; kids' dance 5-5:50 p.m.; zumba 6:15-7:15 p.m.; $5/class; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie.

ZUMBA TONING WITH BETHANY, Northern Physical Therapy, O’Burg; 5-6 p.m.; info: 393-2024.

MORNING VINYASA WITH LORI DYE, 8:30 - 9:45 am, class card or $15 drop-in, Trillium Center for Yoga and Health, 25 Market St, Potsdam, info at trilliumyogacenter.com

RESTORATIVE YOGA WITH TERRY DE LA VEGA, 10 -11:30 am, class card or $15 drop-in, Trillium Center for Yoga and Health, 25 Market St, Potsdam, info at trilliumyogacenter.com

TAI CHI BASIC LEVEL COURSE, North Country Tai Chi, Master Sean Boutin 12:30 - 1:30 pm, Trillium Center for Yoga and Health, 25 Market St, Potsdam, info at trilliumyogacenter.com and northcountrytaichi.com

TABATA WITH TRACY SHARLOW, 4 - 5 pm, class card or $15 drop-in, Trillium Center for Yoga and Health, 25 Market St, Potsdam, info at trilliumyogacenter.com

EVENING BLISS WITH SHANNON MILLER, 6– 7:15 pm, class card or $15 drop-in, Trillium Center for Yoga and Health, 25 Market St, Potsdam, info at trilliumyogacenter.com

ENDURANCE CLASS, Thousand Islands Dojo, O’burg; juniors & adults 6-7 p.m.; info: www.timadojo.com, 713-7509.

PIYO WITH ANGELA BURKE, Mosaic Ctr., 100 Ford St., O’burg; 7 p.m.; fee; more info: ange_24@hotmail.com .

ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES, First Presybterian Church, 42 Elm St., Potsdam; 5-6 p.m.; $5; wear work out cloths, bring water bottle; info: Kate Mikel at kmikel@clarkson.edu.

TAI CHI EXERCISE CLASS, North Country Center for Health and Yoga, 205 State St. Rd., 1-2 p.m.; $66/six classes, $108/12 classes or $15/drop in class; info: Ann Heidenreich, 379-0959 or heidenreichann@gmail.com.

DUCOTE FAMILY KARATE CLUB CLASSES, Canton Rec. Dept., upstairs warm-up room, 90 Lincoln St.; 6-7 p.m.; ages 4+; info: Steve DuCote, 518-481-4228, sducote@twcny.rr.com, or ‘DuCote Family Karate Club’ on Facebook.

HE YEE DAO KARATE, Youth class, 6-7 p.m.; adult class, 7-8:30 p.m.; Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School; drop-ins welcome; info: 244-0753.

TURBO KICK CLASSES, 5:15 p.m.; outside at the SUNY Canton gazebo in nice weather, in the Roos’ House if rain or extreme heat; venue changes posted on Roos’ Facebook page.

ZUMBA CLASSES, Colton Amvets, SR 56; 6 p.m.; $5/session; info: 262-2507.

KRIPALU YOGA, Norwood Public Library; 6:30-7;45 p.m.; six weeks; $60; register: 353-6692.

ZUMBA, Edwards-Knox School, Russell; 6-7 p.m.; in main gym; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithRachandHolly

Support Groups

SMART RECOVERY, Massena Memorial Hospital, lower level conference rm.; 7 p.m.; non-religious support group for all addictive behaviors; more info: 250-4338, 769-4262.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, Massena Memorial Hospital community education rm., 7 p.m., info: 265-2422 or 384-4833.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, 7:30 p.m., Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 20 Cottage St.; 7:30 p.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Sycamore St., Massena.

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP, 7 p.m., 3rd floor, Van Housen Hall, SUNY Potsdam; 7:30 p.m., Sunrise Acres Apartments, 378 NYS Hwy. 37, Building 2, Akwesasne.

POTSDAM WEIGHT WATCHERS, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; SUNY Potsdam, Satterlee Hall, rm. 117; info: 267-3109.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 5:30 p.m., UCPA of the North Country, 4 Commerce Ln., Canton; 9 a.m., Riverside Drive High-rise, 35 Riverside Dr., Canton; 5 p.m., United Methodist Church, 100 Grove St., Gouverneur; 6 p.m., Hermon Hepburn Library, 105 Main St.,; info: www.tops.org

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, Trinity Episcopal Church, Potsdam, noon; Madrid Public Library, 7:30 p.m.; Parishville fire hall, 8 p.m.; K of C, Canton, 8 p.m.

OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP, 1 p.m.; O’burg, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center conference rm. C, 2nd floor old mental health unit; info: Karen Cole, 393-8880, ext. 5181.

SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAM, Ogdensburg, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Ctr. auditorium; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; register: 713-5116.

COMRADES OF HOPE, For those w/addicted loved ones; Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 6 p.m.; 18+.

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