Live Entertainment

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

VFW POST 2936, 525 Caroline St., O’burg, 393-1260, open mic, 7 p.m.

AMVETS POST 11, 4348 Rt. 11, DeKalb Jct., acoustic jam, 7-9 p.m.; host Dan Cole; bring acoustic instrument.

NIG’S TAVERN, 803 State St., O’burg, Triple Play, 8 p.m.-midnight.

MYERS’ PUB, 17 Commerce St., O’burg, 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.

DEKALB AMVETS, Acoustic jam w/ Dan Cole; bring instrument; 7-9 p.m.


BRAHMS RECITAL, Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam; 7:30 p.m.


‘A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE,’ SUNY Potsdam’s Performing Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.; $10 general admission, $5 faculty, staff, students; purchase at 267-2277 or www.cpspotsdam.org, or visit the box office in the Performing Arts Center lobby.

Community Events

PLANETARIUM WORKSHOP W/FRANK REVETTA, SUNY Potsdam, Stowell Hall basement planetarium; 4 p.m.; ~45 mins.; ‘Solar Systems & Planets;’ info: 267-3441, 267-2286 revettfa@potsdam.edu or greenera@potsdam.edu.

LENTEN LUNCHES, First Presbyterian Church of Potsdam, 42 Elm St., Potsdam, noon, info: 265-7474; Canton Methodist Church, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., chicken & rice casserole, $7, free/<age 5.

FREE ESSENTIAL OILS CLASSES, Potsdam community room, 38 Main St., 7-9 p.m.; info: Robin at 244-3195 or rbelluc1@twcny.rr.com.

‘MAKE IT SCRAPPY’ WORKSHOP, Susan’s Stitches, 216B Rensselaer St., Rensselaer Falls; 1-3 p.m.; sessions also set for April 23, May 21; $8 per class or $20 for all three; includes a pattern; bring scraps, rotary cutter and ruler; register: 344-5043.

SPRING BEEF WEEK PROGRAM, Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2043B State Highway 68; 6:30 p.m.; program to help farmers better understand what beef buyers want and how to produce consistent supplies of cattle to meet their demand; register, Betsy Hodge, 379-9192, bmf9@cornell.edu.

FREE WILL DINNER, Trinity Episcopal Church, 8 Maple St., Potsdam; 5-6:30 p.m.; meatloaf, rice, tossed salad and dessert. donations accepted, not expected.

FREE AARP TAX HELP, O'Burg Rescue Squad building, Pickering St.; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; bring all documents showing 2014 income, last year's return; info: 212-0450.

MOVIE NIGHT, O’Burg Public Library; 5:30 p.m.; superhero film; PG-13; free; more info: 393-4325.

‘BEHIND THE BUSINESS,’ w/ gastroenterologist Michael Chater & staff, 145 Market St., Potsdam; 5-6:15 p.m.; tour, medical equipment explanations; door prizes, refreshments, ribbon cutting; info: 274-9000.

BOOK SALE, Claxton-Hepburn auditorium, O’Burg; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

UNITED STEELWORKERS ORGANIZATION OF ACTIVE RETIREES MEETS, Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 4 p.m.; members, spouses, surviving spouses, guests welcome; more info: 384-4216.

ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY MEETING, Colton Hepburn Library, 84 Main St.; 7 p.m.; discussion on ways to jumpstart this organization; anyone welcome to attend; info: 262-2310

WIC CLINIC, Potsdam, New Hope Church, 33 Grant St.; 8:45 a.m.-3 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; 10 a.m.

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

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

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

MINDFUL MEDIATION CLASS, Unitarian Universalist Church, Canton; w/ Charlie Bradt; noon-1 p.m.; info: Charlie, 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.

AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM, Deep Root Ctr., Main St., Canton; 2:30-4:30 p.m.; create art and crafts or music, play card or board games, read, build w/ Legos, can request a class or activity; socialize; info, registration: 244-3034, deeprootcenter@gmail.com, www.deeprootenter.org.

CARD, BOARD GAMES, Waddington Library community room; 2 p.m.; info: 388-4145.

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

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.

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.; Parkview, Canton; RSVP, info, 244-0377.

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


‘SEUSSICAL,’ Madrid-Waddington Central School, 2582 SH 345, Madrid; 8 p.m.; tickets, $7-12; order at 322-5746 ext. 172; also available at door night of show; follows adventures of Horton, an elephant who hears voices coming from a speck of dust and discovers that within this tiny speck exists the smallest planet in the universe; show lasts about two hours.


SLU FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL, 'Quai d'Orsay' ('The French Minister'); 7 p.m.; free; SLU campus, Canton, Carnegie 10; more info: 229-5154.


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS LACROSSE, Immaculate Heart at Massena, 6 p.m.

SAFE BOATING COURSE, Massena, Hawkins Point Visitors Ctr.; 5-9 p.m.; $35, family rates; registration required: 250-3049.

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

’STRENGTHENING AND TONING,’ St. Lawrence University MPR; instructor Teresa Stone; 8-9 a.m. all levels; work major muscle groups in upper & lower; info SLU Fitness Center.

‘TURBO KICK,’ St. Lawrence University MPR; instructor Felicia Neaher; 6-7 p.m.; all fitness levels; info SLU Fitness Center.

‘ZUMBA LOW IMPACT,’ St. Lawrence University MPR; instructor June Peoples, 11:05-11:55 p.m.; dance-fitness class. ‘NO SWEAT YOGA,’ St. Lawrence University MPR; instructor Len Mackey, noon- 1 p.m.; yoga postures, breathing exercises, meditation.

‘SPIN3-/PIYO30,’ St. Lawrence University MPR; instructor Lisa Francey Towle; 9-10 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 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.

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, 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.

YOGA FOR REJUVINATION, Yoga Loft, 30 Court St., Canton; 7 p.m.; w/ Erica Sharpe; using yoga to cope with stress; info: www.yoga-loft.org or 605-8637.

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.

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

PIYO WITH ANGELA BURKE, O’burg Dance Ctr., Ford St.; 5:45 p.m.; $5.

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

LITTLE LOTUS YOGA FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, Yoga Loft, Canton; 9:30 a.m.; for kids, adults; yoga poses, dancing, stories, craft; info: www.yoga-loft.org or 605-8637.

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

Support Groups

‘DIVORCECARE,’ Faith-based support group for people in the middle of or through divorce; 13 weeks; Norfolk United Methodist Church, 9 W. Main St.; 7-8:30 p.m.; info: Scott or Elaine Marschean, 353-5038.

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

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

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 St., Massena.

SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAM, Ogdensburg, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Ctr. auditorium; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; register: 261-5436 or 1-888-908-2462.

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