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O’BURG SEAWAY FESTIVAL, 6 p.m. Karaoke contest at OFA auditorium, more info: Laurel Roethel 393-4770.
FREE NARCAN TRAINING, St. Lawrence County Office Bldg., 80 State Highway 310, in the second flood conference room, Canton; 2:45 p.m.; register: 386-2325 ext. 3449.
POKEMON CLUB, Norwood Public Library, 1 Morton St.; 6 p.m.; play original card game, trade cards, catch Pokemon; special gusts include Wonder Woman and Batman; info: 353-6692.
‘THE LEGO CHALLENGE,’ Norwood Public Library, 1 Morton St.; 2:30 p.m.; series of timed building projects using 40 Lego pieces; friendly challenge; everyone gets a goodie bag for participating; info: 353-6692
MAKE-YOUR-OWN BIRDHOUSE, Remington Museum Kids’ Place, O’burg; 9-11 a.m.; ages 6-9; must sign up in advance; bird watch, view Remington pictures of birds, make birdhouse of recyclables to take home; $15/museum members, $20/non-members; ltd. to 15; more info: 393-2425.
WAGNERS WHISTLE STOP THRIFT SHOP SALE, 11 Main St., Norfolk; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; $4 per bag sale.
ADMISSION DROP-IN DAYS, SUNY Canton, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; walk-in welcome; more info: 1-800-388-7123 or email@example.com.
GOUVERNEUR HOSPITAL LUNCH & LEARN, Gouverneur Hospital, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; free; ‘Behind the Scenes at Gouverneur Hospital (Nuts and Bolts of GH),’ presented by Cory Perrault, director of plant operations; registration required: firstname.lastname@example.org, 535-9309.
NYPA AUDIT, GOVERNANCE COMMITTEES MEET, 8:45 a.m.; can watch at www.nypa.gov, click 'meetings and webcasts' near center of page, then click 'watch live;' will be held at NYPA office bldg. 123 Main St., White Plains in the 16th Floor Board Room, is open to public.
WIC CLINIC, Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 9:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; more info: 386-8128.
OPEN KNITTING GROUP, Celtic Knot, 17 Main St., Canton; 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; info: 714-3206.
PRESCHOOL MUSIC AND MOVEMENT CLASS, Ogdensburg Public Library; free; 10 a.m.
FREE STORY TIME, Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St., 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; ages 2-4; playtime, letter of the week, music, stories, crafts.
OPEN SPINNING GROUP, Celtic Knot, 17 Main St., Canton; 2-4 p.m.; info: 714-3206.
CHARISMATIC PRAYER AND PRAISE, Chapel at Notre Dame Church, Ogdensburg; 7 p.m.; info: 344-7115.
BINGO AT RENSSELAER FALLS FIRE HALL, 7 p.m.; refreshments available.
BOOK OF MORMON GROUP, LDS Chapel, Castle Drive, Potsdam; 7 p.m.; info: 316-3301
STORY TIME, Hepburn Library, Waddington; ages 0-3, 10 a.m.; info: email@example.com or 388-4454.
CHILDREN'S CHORUS OF CRANE, 4-6 p.m.; room C 107, Crane School of Music; info: 267-2435.
ACAPELLA NORTH CHORUS REHEARSAL, 6:30-9 p.m.; Potsdam Methodist Church, 21 Main St.; info: Mary Hamilton, firstname.lastname@example.org or 486-4794.
QUILTING, SEWING CLASSES, 6 to 9 p.m., Madrid Library community room; register, info: 386-3082.
COMMUNITY GOOD WILL DINNER, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Life in His Arms Community Church, 1952 St. Hwy. 11C, North Lawrence; take-out, deliveries to Tri-Town area available; menu: 755-5880.
COMMUNITY LUNCH, Helping Hands of Potsdam, Rt. 56 & Church St., Hannawa Falls; noon; free, donations accepted; open to everyone; info: 268-0633.
‘BABY STORYTIME,’ Canton Free Library, 8 Park St.; 10-10:45 a.m.; babies up to 18 months and caregivers; books, rhymes, songs, finger plays, more.
CANTON FARMERS’ MARKET, Village Green, Main Street; 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; local veggies, cheese, wines, crafts, more; rain or shine; info: www.gardenshare.org.
FOLK JAM, 7 p.m.; Pickens Hall 2nd floor, State St., Heuvelton; bring instruments, play, sing, dance or listen.
KID’S PLACE, Frederic Remington Art Museum @ Ogdensburg Public Library; 3-5 p.m.
TRI-TOWN ATV TRAIL RIDERS MEET, 7 p.m.; Pit Stop, Main St., Winthrop; info: John or Kathy Lamay, 389-4470.
NO HITCH LUNCHEON, Free nutritious meal and safe social opportunity for HIV positive; noon; info: 386-4493.
FREE GENEALOGY CLASS, O’burg, Latter-Day Saints church, 6622 State Hwy. 37; track down ancestors using online collection of 3.5 billion documents; bring laptop if possible; info: 566-1373.
‘RING OF FIRE,’ SUNY Potsdam Performing Arts Ctr.; 7:30 p.m. tickets: 267-2277, CPS box office, www.cpspotsdam.org.
EVENING PADDLE ON GRASSE RIVER, Little River boat launch, Canton; 6-8 p.m.; explore wetlands, learn boating tips; bring own boat if you have one; some available to borrow; info: http://natureupnorth.org/events-up-north.
POWER SKATING SCHOOL, Cheel Arena, Potsdam, first of eight sessions Tuesday and Thursdays through Aug. 18, on-ice and dry-land training, focus on increased power, quickness, strength agility and balance, 6:15 to 8:15 p.m., coached by Karen Healey; $250; more info: Khealeyfamily@hotmail.com or 265-1024.
ZUMBA CLASSES, First Presybterian Church, 42 Elm St., Potsdam; 5-6 p.m., $5, wear workout cloths, bring water bottle, info: Kate Mikel at email@example.com; Colton Amvets, SR 56; 6 p.m., $5/session, info: 262-2507.
TRILLIUM CTR. CLASSES, 25 Market St., Potsdam; ‘Baby and Me’ w/ Lori Dye, 9:30-10:30 a.m., 6-wk sessions, $72 or drop-in $15, see website for dates; Active Boomer Yoga, 50+, w/Jean Benvenuto, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. & 5:15-6:45 p.m., class card or $15; basic tai chi w/Sean Boutin, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; tabata w/Tracy Sharlow, 4-5 p.m., class card or $15; more info: trilliumyogacenter.com.
ZUMBA, With Monica Boyea, Trinity Catholic gym, Massena, 5:15 p.m., $5/class; w/Maggie, Crasper Hall, 897 St. Hwy. 11C, Brasher Falls, 6:15-7:15 p.m., $5/class; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie; Northern Physical Therapy, O’burg: Zumba toning w/Bethany 5-6 p.m., Zumba w/Nicole 7-8 p.m., info: 393-2024.
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.
MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING, Thousand Islands Martial Arts Dojo, 401 Franklin St., O’Burg; juniors, 6 p.m., adults, 7 p.m.; info: www.timadojo.com
HE YEE DAO CLASSES, St. Regis Mohawk School, 385 Church St., Hogansburg; youth class, 6-7 p.m.; adult/teen class, 7-8:30 p.m.; youth $45/three months; adult/teen $60/three months; self defense, conditioning, aerobic, focusing on confidence not competition; black belt instructors; info: Joe 244-0753 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ZUMBA, Edwards-Knox School main gym, Russell; 6-7 p.m.; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithRachandHolly
PARISHVILLE AREA ATV CLUB MEETS, 7 p.m.; Parishville Town Hall; info: email@example.com.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 8-9 p.m.; E. J. Noble Building Bernadine Room, US Hwy. 11, Canton; info: 261-5413; Trinity Episcopal Church, Potsdam, noon; Presbyterian Community Center, Potsdam, 7:30 p.m.; St. Phillips Episcopal Church, 8 p.m.;
GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS & GAM-ANON FAMILY GROUP, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Newman Center, 33 Court St., Canton; info: 482-9445.
AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP, noon, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 139 Main St., Massena; Unitarian Universalist Church, Main St., Canton, 8 p.m.
NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, 8 p.m.; Canton-Potsdam Hospital Rehab Unit, 20 Cottage St., Potsdam.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 1:30 p.m., Hepburn Lisbon Library, 10 Main St.; 6 p.m., Lisbon American Legion, 6991 County Route 10; 1:30 p.m., Hepburn Lisbon Library, 10 Main St.; 8:30 a.m., Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St.; 5 p.m., Norfolk Hepburn Library; Chapter 576 meets 8 a.m., Fowler Town Hall, 87 Little Your Rd., Gouverneur; 6:30 p.m., Star Lake Community Center. Fee.
OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, 6:30 p.m., E.J. Noble Medical Building, 80 E. Main St., Canton; entrance on lower level, behind building; info: 379-9948.
DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM, Massena Memorial Hospital, main floor board room; 6-7 p.m.; info: 261-4760 ext. 230 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP, Emmanuel Congregational Church, 39 W. Orvis St., Massena; 6-7 p.m.; info: 842-2687.
HEARTS OF HOPE, Norfolk Rescue Squad building, 7 Sedwick St.; 6 p.m.; support group for family and friends of drug addicts.
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP MEETS, 7 p.m.; Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St., rm. B downstairs.
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