30 THURSDAY

Live Entertainment

BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam; karaoke with Bill; 7:30-11:30 p.m.

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, DJ Kenny Chase.

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

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

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

BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam; karaoke; 7:30-11:30 p.m.

Community Events

ANNUAL CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF SLC AND ADADC MEETING/DINNER, Best Western University Inn, 90 East Main St., Canton; cocktails, 6:30 p.m.; dinner, 7 p.m.; cost $20; each organization will hold a short business meeting following the dinner; members of American Dairy Association receive two free tickets; register: 379-9192.

TURKEY DINNER, Potsdam United Methodist Church, downstairs dining room, 26 Main St.; 4:30 p.m.; $10 adults, $9 people in their 80s, $5 ages 4-11; free for under age 5 or over age 90; handmade crafts, gifts for sale; church has an elevator, municipal parking nearby; info: 265-7474.

SPECIAL EFFECTS MAKEUP WORKSHOP, Ogdensburg Public Library; 3:30 p.m.; for teens, learn to make gruesome Halloween makeup; info: http://www.ogdensburgpubliclibrary.org/node/579

UNITED STEELWORKERS ORGANZIATION OF ACTIVE RETIREES CHAPTER 4-AB1 MEETS, Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St.; 4 p.m.; all retired members & spouses of USW locals 420 & 450 welcome, along with new members & their spouses; info: Richard Orton, 384-4216.

‘THINKING LIKE A PLANT,’ Bertrand H. Snell Hall, room 213, Clarkson campus; 7:30 p.m.; led by Craig Holdrege, scientist, educator; learn how abstract, modern thought creates a disconnect between humans and the rest of the world, and becomes a primary source of human-caused environmental degradation; Info: http://www.natureinstitute.org/index.htm.

HALLOWEEN READ ALOUD, Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater; 6:30-7:30 p.m.; admission is free; ages 4-10; Early Childhood Program Director Maureen. P. Maiocco, Ed.D., will read the interactive book "The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything"; SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran will present a chemistry magic show.

FREE WRITING WORKSHOP, With local author Carina Lamendola, published in GreenPrints, Country Woman magazines, “Chicken Soup for the Soul;” Massena Public Library basement; 6-7 p.m.; walk-ins welcome; registration: carinalamendola@gmail.com.

GIRL SCOUTS OF NYPENN PATHWAYS TRAVELING STORE, Clothes Closet, 6734 U.S. Highway 11, Potsdam; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; store offers Girl Scout items including uniforms, clothing, books, jewelry, and accessories; clothing and other items for girls and adults; girls can bring their cookie dough. Info: 265-6979 or paradis.marilyn@gmail.com.

TURKEY DINNER, Potsdam United Methodist Church, 26 Main St.; 4:30 p.m.; tickets sold out front, $10, $9/age 80-89, free/ <5 and >89, $5/age 5-11, $10/takeout; menu: turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, squash, cabbage salad, cranberry sauce, desserts, beverage; holiday gifts, Rada cutlery & kitchen tools for sale; info: 265-7474.

WIC CLINIC, Gouverneur, Methodist Church, 34 Grove St.; 12:15-6 p.m.; info: 386-8128.

BOOK SALE, SIGNING, DISCUSSION, O’burg, Claxton-Hepburn Med. Ctr.; 9:30 a.m.-noon; Dave Shampine discussing his new book “The Jefferson County Egan Murders, Nightmare on New Year’s Eve 1964," deals with unsolved triple murder in Watertown; portion of book sales to CHMC auxiliary.

MEET THE DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES, O’burg, Freight House, 20 Market St.; 5:30 p.m.; Congressional candidate Aaron Woofl, Assembly incumbent Addie Russell, County Legislature incumbent Sam Burns; hors d’oeuvres, cash bar; $10 suggested donation; hosted by O’burg Democratic Committee.

HARVEST DINNER, St. James School, St. James St., Gouverneur; 4:30 p.m.-all served; $9/adults, $5/ <13, free/ <5; eat-in, takeout; proceeds to St. James School; info: 287-3193.

CALF WORKSHOP, Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning Farm, Canton; 6:30-9 p.m.; 4-part session; $50/person for all 4; impact of environmental factors w/ dairy specialist Terri Taraska on housing essentials, air quality, individual vs. group housing, water quality, cold & heat stress, bedding choices, panel discussion; info, register: 379-9192 or pay at the door.

WIC CLINIC, Canton, North Country Family Health Ctr., 3 Remington Ave.; 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; info: 386-8128.

PLANETARIUM WORKSHOPS, Planetarium shows are held every other Thursday afternoon, at 4 p.m., in the College's planetarium, located in the basement of Stowell Hall More Info: contact revettfa@potsdam.edu or greenera@potsdam.edu.

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, Massena, outside Triple A Building Ctr., SR 37, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. PLANETARIUM WORKSHOPS, Planetarium shows are held every other Thursday afternoon, at 4 p.m., in the College's planetarium, located in the basement of Stowell Hall More Info: contact revettfa@potsdam.edu or greenera@potsdam.edu.

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, Massena, outside Triple A Building Ctr., SR 37, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Theater

‘BACK OF THE THROAT,’ Performing Arts Center’s Proscenium Theater, SUNY Potsdam; 7:30 p.m.; challenges us to consider the perceptions we have about identity, individual rights and both foreign and domestic policy; tickets $15 for general admission, $10 for faculty, staff and students; purchase at 267-2277, www.cpspotsdam.org, or visit the box office, located in the Performing Arts Center lobby.

Recreation/Sports

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL, Franklin Academy at Massena, 7 p.m.

CANTON PAVILION SKATING, 90 Lincoln St., adults, tots, seniors, 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.; adult hockey, 12:30-2:20 p.m.; teen hockey, 2:30-4 p.m.; all sessions $2 per person ages 6 and over; skate rentals $3 per pair; info: 386-3992.

PINE STREET ARENA SCHEDULE, Pine Street, Potsdam; senior skating, 10-11 a.m.; open hockey, noon-1:30 p.m.; public skating, 1:45-3:45 p.m. and 6-7 p.m.; skate rentals $3 per pair per session; info: Potsdam Recreation Office, 265-4030.

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market Street, Potsdam; open bowling, 3 p.m.-1 a.m.

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

RELUX YOGA, Studio 162, 47 Main St., Massena; 6-7:15 p.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.

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

LITTLE LOTUS YOGA FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, Yoga Loft, 30 Court St., Canton; 9:30 a.m.; yoga poses, dancing, stories, relaxation, craft; info: info@yoga-loft.org or 605-8637.

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.

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.

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

 

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