7 THURSDAY

Live Entertainment

VFW POST 2936, 525 Caroline St., Ogdensburg, 393-1260, open mic night, 7 p.m.

AMVETS POST 11, 4348 Rt. 11, DeKalb Jct., acoustic "Jam Session"; 7 to 9 p.m.; host Dan Cole; bring acoustic instrument.

NIG’S TAVERN, 803 State St., Ogdensburg, Triple Play, 8 p.m. – midnight.

MYERS’ PUB, 17 Commerce St., Ogdensburg, disc jockey Kenny Chase.

THE COACH TAVERN, 3 Main St., Norfolk, DJ, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

MCDUFF'S, 59 Market St., Potsdam; live DJ, 11 p.m.

MAMA LUCIA’S, live piano music; 1 Constitution St., Potsdam; 6-8 p.m.

ST. LAWRENCE BREWING COMPANY, 19 Commerce Ln., Canton; game night w/ darts, foosball, cards, board games, more; 5-9 p.m.

MAXFIELD’S, 5-7 Market St., Potsdam; live music 6-8 p.m.

BLACKBIRD CAFÉ, 107 Main St., Canton. Open mic night, promoting and celebrating local musicians, 7-9 p.m. Talent contest. To sign up for a three-song slot, email theblackbirdcafe@gmail.com, or come early.

Concerts

MASSENA SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, Six Foot Midget, classic/80s/country rock; Springs Park, W. Hatfield St.; 6 p.m.; free; donations accepted; bring own chair; picnic area, playground @ park; rain location Massena fire hall, Andrews St.

Community Events

POTSDAM PUBLIC LIBRARY ‘FIZZ BOOM READ’ SUMMER READING PROGRAM, Children kindergarten-age 10 explore science topics from simple machines to “gross-ology;” registration forms @ library, 2 Park St. or http://potsdamlibrary.org/youth; info: 265-7230 or ssachs@potsdamlibrary.org.

ROCKET BUILDING BY “EDGE ON SCIENCE,” Canton Pavilion, Riley Community Room; 1-4 p.m.; by Edge on Science; ages 10-14; design, build, test and fly model rockets; daily games, challenges, water rockets; info: 773-5673 or www.edgeonscience.com/camp.html.

CLOTHING SALE, Wagners Whistle Stop, 11 West Main St., Norfolk; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; $4 bag sale for men’s and women’s clothing.

BRIDGE BUILDING BY “EDGE ON SCIENCE,” Canton Pavilion, Riley Community Room; 9 a.m.-noon; by Edge on Science; ages 10-14; design, build, load test a balsa wood model bridge daily challenges; info: 773-5673 or www.edgeonscience.com/camp.html.

‘SHUTTERBUGS’ KIDS PHOTO CLASS, Canton Village Park Fountain area, 9-11 a.m.; ages 9-13; explore Canton with digital camera, learn from professional photographers; make postcards, photocards; bring camera; register, info: smende@twcny.rr.com.

ST. LAWRENCE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL LAUNCH PARTY, TAUNY, 53 Main St., Canton; 7 p.m.; info: www.stlawrencefilm.com.

NORWOOD LIBRARY ‘FIZZ, BOOM, READ’ SUMMER READING PROGRAM, 1 Morton St., 10-11 a.m.; free; themed activities for all ages including stories, scavenger hunts, superhero day and more.

SAMPLE SOUTHWESTERN MILLET MEDLEY RECIPE, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Potsdam Food Co-op, 24 Elm St., from Juanita’s First Thursday Creations. All are welcome to stop by, sample, and take home the recipe.

GARDENSHARE/CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION FOOD EDUCATION, Ogdensburg farmer’s market; spotlight on tomatoes & cucumbers; shopping, storage, preparation tips, nutritional facts, a few easy recipes.

AMVETS DINNER, Massena, 4 Frego Rd.; 4-7 p.m.; for members & guests; stuffed pork chops w/ mashed potatoes & gravy, includes salad, bread & butter, coffee, dessert; $9.

HEARTSAVER CPR COURSE, St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES Education Center, Canton; 1-5 p.m.; adult & child CPR/AED, infant CPR, how to relieve chiking; for those w/ no, ltd. medical training; class size 8; $40, plus $10 for certificate card; register: www.sllboces.org under “adult education,” 1-888-360-7693.

WIC CLINIC, Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 1:15-6 p.m.

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

PRESCHOOL MUSIC AND MOVEMENT CLASS, Ogdensburg Public Library; free; Tuesdays, Thursdays; 10 a.m.

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

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

THURSDAY NIGHT DINNER, Ogdensburg Amvets post 19; $5; 4 to 6:30 p.m.

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

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

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR TODDLERS, Ogdensburg Public Library, children’s room, 312 Washington St., 10 a.m.; info: 393-4325

FREE COMMUNITY DINNER, Massena United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall behind church, 189 Main St.; 4:30-6 p.m.; take-outs available after 5:30 p.m.; info: 769-8036.

FARMERS’ MARKET, Ogdensburg, outside Claxton-Hepburn Medical Ctr., 2-5 p.m.; Massena, outside Triple A Building Ctr., SR 37, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

MOBILE FARMER'S MARKET, Massena, Brasher; 8:30-9:30 a.m., Assisted Living LBSH, 32 S. Church St., Brasher Falls; 11 a.m.-noon, Laurel Ave. Senior Housing, Laurel Ave., Massena; 3:30-4:30 p.m., Massena Housing Authority, Robinson Rd., Massena.

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY ROCK & MINERAL CLUB MEETS, 6:30 p.m., Canton Free Library; info: Bill, 287-4652, www.stlawrenceco.com.

ST. GIANNA MOLLA LIFE CELL MEETS, Massena K of C, 53 E. Orvis St., 7 to 8:30 pm.

TRAVEL IMMUNIZATION CLINIC, Canton Human Service Center, 80 St. Hwy. 310, Canton; 1 to 4 p.m.; immunizations needed to travel abroad available for cost of vaccines; appointments required; for info: 386-2325.

STOCKHOLM HISTORICAL ORGANIZATION MEETING, 1:00 p.m.; first Thursday of month; court room of the Stockholm Municipal Building; dues are $5/year.

ACUPUNCTURE AT CPH CENTER FOR CANCER CARE, 50 Leroy St., Potsdam, Shelby Connelly, licensed acupuncturist from Colton; info: 261-5890.

BOOK TALK, "Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America's Public Schools" by Diane Ratvich; 4-5:30 p.m.; Maxfield’s, Potsdam; RSVP, info, 244-0377.

Recreation/Sports

STEVE’S CONTACT KARATE CLUB, Canton Pavilion, Riley Community Room; 6 p.m.; ages four and up; learn Shorin-Ryu Kenpo style karate; free uniforms for new members; register: Steve Ducote at 518-481-4228 or sducote@twcny.rr.com.

OPEN LACROSSE GAME FOR YOUTH, Pine Street Arena, Potsdam; 1-3 p.m.; ages 13-16; info: 265-4030.

NORTHERN NEW YORK MEN’S AND WOMEN’S SENIOR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP, Massena Country Club, SR 131; two shotguns starts, 8 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.; six flights by age: 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+; prizes to net, gross winners, over $3,500 up for grabs; dinner, awards 5:30 p.m.; registration deadline 8/4; $47/club members, $65/non-members, $35/ members no cart, $50/non-members no cart; info: 769-2293.

SPORT CLAY SHOOTING, Brier Hill Fish & Game Club, 1 Gilmore Rd., off SR 58; 9 a.m.; info, reservations: 323-5585

RELUX YOGA, Studio 162, 47 Main St., Massena; 6-7:15p.m.; all levels of experience welcome; bring own mat, wear comfortable clothes, arrive 15 mins. early; rates and info: www.reluxyoga.com or reluxyoga@gmail.com.

MARKET LANES OPEN BOWLING, 144 Market St., Potsdam; 8 p.m.-midnight; leagues 6:30-9:30 p.m.; teams of 4

info: 265-9210.

ZUMBA WITH MAGGIE, Crasper Hall, 897 St. Hwy. 11C, Brasher Falls, 6:15-7:15 p.m.; $5 class; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie.

ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES, Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursday; First Presybterian Church, 42 Elm St., Potsdam; 5 to 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 to 2 p.m.; $66 for six classes, $108 for 12 classes or $15 per drop in class; info: Ann Heidenreich at 379-0959 or heidenreichann@gmail.com.

DUCOTE FAMILY KARATE CLUB CLASSES, Canton Town and Village Recreation Department, upstairs warm-up room, 90 Lincoln St.; 6, 7 p.m.; ages four and up; info: Sensei Steve DuCote at 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; call 244-0753 for information.

PICKLEBALL, Canton, Priest Field tennis courts; for seniors, uses paddle & wiffle ball, not much running; wear tennis-type shoe; equipment, instructions provided; rules: www.usapa.org; info: bmax@slic.com or 386-2473.

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.

ZUMBA, Edwards-Knox School, Russell; 6:30-7:30 p.m. in main gym; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithRachandHolly

Support Groups

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..

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP, Massena Memorial Hospital community education room, 7 p.m., info: Reachout, 265-2422., Debbie at 384-4833.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 5:30 p.m., UCPA of the North Country, 4 Commerce Lane, 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

SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAM, Ogdensburg Medical Center’s Auditorium; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; register at 261-5436 or 1-888-908-2462.

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

 

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