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CANTON: “From Vision to Incision: Ophthalmological Insights from the Trenches,” Clarkson University Science Café, 7:15 p.m., Best Western University Inn Rushton Room, 90 E. Main St.; Clarkson University Ph.D. student Yaroslav Filipov, will discuss several aspects of human eye function, including basic principles of optics and vision, the structure of the eye and nervous system, potential risks and aging conditions (cataracts, presbyopia), and common diseases (myopia, diabetes, glaucoma) and their treatment methods; www.clarkson.edu/sciencecafe.
OGDENSBURG: Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter support group meeting; free, facilitated by trained individuals; 1-800-272-3900, [email protected]; Riverledge Health Care & Rehabilitation Center, 8101 NYS Route 68; 4 p.m.
SUNY Drop In Days
CANTON: Drop-In Days, SUNY Canton Admissions Office extending their office hours for those who may be interested in applying for the spring semester, 4-7 p.m., French Hall, Room 123; walk-in visitors are welcome and no prior registration is needed; 800-388-7123, [email protected].
Seaway Valley Seniors meet
WADDINGTON: Seaway Valley Senior Citizens meet, noon, Waddington Methodist Church; bring a dish to share, place settings; 315-764-5804.
Decorative folk painting
WADDINGTON: Decorative folk painting, 9:30 a.m.-noon, The Gallery, 10 Main St.; $15 (tax included), all materials provided; www.lakestlawrencearts.com, 315-308-4410 to preregister and prepay.
WADDINGTON: $10.80 Tuesdays art class, 9:30 a.m.-noon, The Gallery, 10 Main St.; $10.80 (tax included), all materials provided; www.lakestlawrencearts.com, 315-308-4410 to preregister and prepay.
POTSDAM: Second Tuesday bag sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., C.O.R.C. Store, 8 Willow St.; fill bag for $4; 315-265-3940.
Beat the Rush sale
OGDENSBURG: “Beat the Black Friday Rush" sale, with the Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Auxiliary Crafters, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., lobby of Lyons Place medical office building; locally made items, fall and Christmas decorations, house-hold, personal, doll clothes, baby items.