Community Events

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY MATCHMAKER, Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Woodstock Conference Suites, SUNY Canton; 8 a.m.-noon; matchmaking government agencies with businesses and prime contractors who want to purchase goods and services; business owners sign up for 10-minute meetings with purchasing officers, and then are given a short time to network and share marketing materials, when time is up, the business owner moves to the next agency; Businesses looking to expand their markets and have one-on-one contact with purchasing officers can register for a $10 fee; registration for the event is free for purchasing officers; registration deadline is Oct. 13; info: 386-7312 or sbdc@canton.edu.

ST. LAWRENCE CO. PUBLIC HEALTH VACCINATION CLINIC, 80 SH 310, Canton; 9-11:30 a.m.; by app’t only; children must be >2 mos.; bring vaccine records; no free vaccines for those w/ private insurance; info, appointments: http://www.co.st-lawrence.ny.us/Departments/PublicHealth/ImmunizationPro... or 386-2325.

CLAXTON-HEPBURN AUXILIARY UNIFORM, SHOE, ACCESSORY SALE, CHMC auditorium; 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; all proceeds to auxiliary.

SLU WRITER’S SERIES, Sykes Common Room, Park St., across from Brewer Bookstore; poet/spoken work artist Samantha Thornhill; 8 p.m.; free; public welcome; info: www.stlawu.edu/english.

WORKSHOP ON SAFETY, BALANCE AND FALLS, Clifton-Fine Hospital; noon-1 p.m.; led by physical therapists Erica Brown, Judy Benzel, Melissa Streeter; discussion on balance safety @ home, balance evaluation stations, exercise instruction dealing w/ muscles responsible for balancing oneself; free; info: 848-4281.

CALF WORKSHOP, Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning Farm, Canton; 6:30-9 p.m.; 4-part session; $50/person for all 4; dairy specialist Kim Morrill on the critical first 24 hours, including impact of calving stress, the "5 Cs" (colostrum, calories, cleanliness, comfort, and consistency) as well as biosecurity, controlling scours, controlling respiratory disease and assessing the ‘off’ calf and vaccination strategies; info, register: 379-9192 or pay at the door.

WIC CLINIC, Massena Community Ctr., 61 Beach St.; 9:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; info: 386-8128.

IPAD CLASS, Potsdam Public Library Computer Ctr.; 2-3:30 p.m.; bring iPad, questions; pre-registration required: 265-7230.

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

BOOK OF MORMON GROUP, LDS Chapel, Castle Drive, Potsdam; 7 p.m.; info: 316-3301

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.

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.

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

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

CHILDREN'S CHORUS OF CRANE, 4 to 6 p.m.; room C 107, Crane School of Music. For info: Dr. Heather Eyerly 267-2435.

SWEET ADELINES ST. LAWRENCE CHORUS REHEARSAL, 6:30 p.m., Latter Day Saints Church, 21 Castle Dr., Potsdam; info: Rebecca, 261-9352.

KNITTING CIRCLE, 1-2 p.m., Waddington Hepburn Library; experienced and beginners welcome; info: 388-4454.

QUILTING, SEWING CLASSES, 6 to 9 p.m., Madrid Library community room. Call Phyllis Dumas at Fabric Corner, 386-3082 for registration and info.

BINGO AT RENSSELAER FALLS FIRE HALL, 7 p.m.; refreshments available.

SPAGHETTI & MEATBALL DINNER, Massena Rod and Gun Club, 4:30 to 8 p.m. $6.50; alternate entree offered for $7. Price includes dessert. Members and guests welcome. Call 769-3205.

COMMUNITY GOOD WILL DINNER, Tuesdays, 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.

CHARISMATIC PRAYER AND PRAISE, Chapel at Notre Dame Church, Ogdensburg, group meets each Tuesday at 7 p.m.; info: 344-7115.

MINDFULNESS AND MORE, Yoga Loft, Canton; with Charlie Bradt; 7-8 p.m.; $5 suggested donation; info: info@yoga-loft.org or 605-8637.

FOLK JAM, 7 p.m. at second floor of Pickens Hall, State Street Heuvelton, bring instruments, play, sing, dance or enjoy music from local folk musicians.

KID’S PLACE, Frederic Remington Art Museum to host at Ogdensburg Public Library, 3 to 5 p.m.

TRI-TOWN ATV TRAIL RIDERS MEET, 7 p.m. at Pit Stop, Main Street, Winthrop; info: John or Kathy Lamay at 389-4470.

NO HITCH LUNCHEON, free nutritious meal and safe social opportunity for those who are 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.



CANTON PAVILION SKATING, 90 Lincoln St., adults, tots, seniors, 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.; adult hockey, 12:30-2:20 p.m.; youth 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.; skate rentals $3 per pair per session; info: Potsdam Recreation Office, 265-4030.

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market Lanes, Potsdam; 5 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.

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

PIYO STRENGTH WITH MAGGIE, Crasper Hall, 897 St. Hwy. 11C, Brasher Falls, 7:30-8:15 p.m.; $6 class; yoga mat recommended; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie

ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays; 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.

BEGINNER’S YANG-STYLE TAI-CHI EXERCISE CLASS, 7 to 8 p.m. Yoga Loft, Maplewood Campus, 205 State Street Rd., Canton. Tuesdays. Open to all. Registration, info: Ann Heidenreich, 379-0959

ZUMBA WITH MONICA BOYEA, Tuesdays; Trinity Catholic gym, Massena; 5:15 p.m.; $5 per class.

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 for three months; adult/teen $60 three months; self defense, conditioning, aerobic, focusing on confidence not competition; black belt instructors; info: Joe at 244-0753 or heyeedao@gmail.com

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.

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

YOGA BEFORE LUNCH, Northern Physical Therapy, 203 State St., O’burg; 10:30-11:30 a.m.; beginners welcome; led by Ellie Beeler; $75 for 8 weeks if paid in advance or $10/class; bring own yoga mat & towel; info: ebeeler@tds.net or 347-2401.

PIYO LIVE!, Colton-Pierrepont Central, rm. 141; 6-7 p.m.; $5/class; bring yoga mat, water; info: felicia.neahr@gmail.com .

PARISHVILLE AREA ATV CLUB MEETS, 7 p.m., Parishville Town Hall. Info: lucylucas64@yahoo.com.

Support Groups

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 8 - 9 p.m., weekly, 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. Hotline number: 482-9445.

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP, noon, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 139 Main St., Massena; Unitarian Universalist Church, Main Street, 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. (entrance on lower level, behind building), Canton; info: 379-9948.

DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM, Massena Memorial Hospital, main floor boardroom; 6-7 p.m.; info: 261-4760 ext. 230 or linda@gethealthyslc.org

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP MEETS, 7 p.m., Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St., Room B downstairs


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