Live Entertainment

THE COACHES TAVERN, 3 Main St., Norfolk; chicken wing special, $4.20 per dozen, eat-in only; info: 384-8998.

BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 ELM ST., Potsdam, open mic night, $ off Well drinks, 8:30-midnight; info: 265-8888.

THE CACTUS GRILL, Raymond St., Potsdam, Pub Quiz with local quiz host and questions by Geeks Who Drink; free, prizes awarded; 7-9 p.m.

MYER’S PUB, 17 Commerce St., Ogdensburg; Open Mic Night; 7 p.m.


TAS CRU AND MARY ANN CASALE, Blues, classic folk songs, originals; Swift Pavilion, Colton.

Community Events

POTSDAM PUBLIC LIBRARY “FIZZ BOOM READ” SUMMER READING PROGRAM, Children kindergarten-age 10 explore science topics from simple machines to “gross-ology;” registration forms @ library, 2 Park St. or http://potsdamlibrary.org/youth; info: 265-7230 or ssachs@potsdamlibrary.org

‘VOICE REMAINDERS,’ ART EXHIBIT, St. Lawrence University’s Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, open through Oct. 4; works by Richard (Wes) Cline, associate professor of art & history; info” 229-5174.

HOMESCHOOL INFORMATION SESSION, Deep Root Center, 17 Main St., second floor, Canton; 6 p.m.; led by Rebecca Pickens, expert on homeschooling; Q&A session; info: www.deeprootcenter.org.

SUPER CRUISE IN CLASSIC CAR SHOW, Brasher municipal building parking lot; 4-8 p.m.; food, music by The Drifters, TimeLine; free admission, no charge to show car; rain date 8/21.

SELLING ON EBAY CLASS, Potsdam Public Library; 12:30-3 p.m.; come @ 12:30 if need to set up PayPal; pre-registartion required: 265-7230 or pcc@potsdamlibrary.org .

QUICKBOOKS CLASS, Potsdam public Library; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; 4 sessions, Aug. 20, 21, 27, 28; $50 fee; pre-registration required: 265-7230 or pcc@potsdamlibrary.org .

VENDOR BINGO, Winthrop American Legion, 75 SR 11C; 6 p.m.; benefits Teal Ribbon, ovarian cancer awareness group; bingo prizes from vendors including 31 Gifts, Tealightful, Clever Container, Marykay, Linen World; early bird 7 p.m.; 18 games, silent auction, 50/50; concessions; bingo cards $5/basic pack, $1/special cards.

WIC CLINIC, Canton, North Country Family Health Center, 3 Remington St.; 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

STORY TIME, Canton Free Library, 8 Park St., 10:30-11:15 a.m.; ages three to five; stories, songs, dance, crafts, and more; call 386-3712 for information.

AMVETS POST 11 LADIES AUXILIARY LUNCH & DINNER, noon-7 p.m.; 4348 U.S. Hwy. 11, Dekalb Jct.; info: 347-3099.

BOARD & CARD GAMES, Waddington Hepburn Library, Wednesdays, 2 p.m.

DEKALB AMVETS WEDNESDAY LUNCH & DINNER SPECIAL, noon - 7 pm., at the Post, Rt. 11; info: 347-3099.

BASIC WORD, 9-11 a.m., Potsdam Public Library Public Computer Center. One day course covers opening and saving a document, alignment, choice of font size and style, other means of emphasizing words or phrases, margins, line spacing, orientation and creating a table. Suitable for people who have mastered computer basics. Free. Info: 265-7230.

MEN’S PRAYER SESSION, 5 a.m., Potsdam Church of the Nazarene, intersection of Rts. 56 & 72; info: 265-2198.

BINGO, Ogdensburg AmVets post, downtown mall, 7 p.m., doors open at 5 p.m., refreshments available.

PRE-SCHOOL MUSIC, MOVEMENT, STORYTIME, Norwood Beach; 12:30 p.m.; activities include parachute play, beanbags, egg shakers, more; by Norwood Public Library; info: 353-6692.

FREE COMMUNITY LUNCH, Ogdensburg Knights of Columbus Council 258, 721 Hasbrouck St.; noon; info: 393-7990 after 4 p.m. any day or on Wednesday’s after 10:30 a.m.

KNITTING GROUP, Massena Public Library, 41 Glenn St., 6:30 p.m., weekly event.

AT THE WELL, Emmanuel Congregational UCC alternative worship service, 7:30 p.m., 39 W. Orvis St., Massena. Leader: Pastor Judy Van Kennen. Info: 769-8523.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION CLASS, Community Education Room, Massena Memorial Hosp. sign up by 20 weeks gestation. Certified Childbirth Educator Snow Harper-Moulton, R.N, 769-4349. ($45 charged to mothers choosing to deliver at another hospital.).

STORY HOUR, Potsdam Public Library. 11 a.m.

HOLY COMMUNION SERVICE, St. John’s Episcopal Church, 139 Main St, Massena, 6 p.m.; for more information call the church office at 769-5203, or Mother Elizabeth at 600-7766.

STORY HOUR, Ogdensburg Public Library, children’s room, 312 Washington St., 10:30 a.m.; stories, games, and activities; info: 393-4325.

MEN’S DISCIPLESHIP, Northside Community Church, 41 N. Main St., Massena; 6:30 p.m.; info 769-6697

DEKALB FARMER'S MARKET, Junction Building Supply; U.S. Rte. 11, DeKalb Jct.; 1-6 p.m.

FREE COMMUNITY DINNER, Canton United Methodist Church; 4-6 p.m.; info: 386-4500.

HAMMOND FARMERS’ AND ARTISAN’S MARKET, Hammond Museum, SR 37; 3:30-7 p.m.; info: Lori, 324-5032 or hamfaam@yahoo.com

PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME, MUSIC, MOVEMENT, Norwood Beach; 12:30 p.m.; by Norwood Public Library; activities include parachute play, beanbags, egg shakers, more; info: 353-6692.

CAR CRUISE, Potsdam Amvets Post 282, 6771 U.S. Hwy. 11; 6-8 p.m.; $1 hot dogs, 50/50 raffle; info: 384-4186.

COUPONING GROUP, Better Living Center, 105 N. Main St., Massena to exchange coupons, ideas, resources, and techniques; 1:30 p.m.; bring newspaper flyers, scissors, coupons, ltd. number of Sunday papers for $1.50 each, when available; free onsite childcare w/ snacks, crafts, story time; info: Linda Jobes 714-4038 or coupongroup2014@yahoo.com

STORY & CRAFT TIME, 2-3:30 p.m., Better Living Center, 105 N. Main St., Massena; all ages; free; info: Linda, 714-4038.

FREE WILL DINNER, Canton United Methodist Church, 41 Court St., 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.; all invited; donations accepted but not expected; volunteers welcome to help serve and clean up; info: 386-4500.

BLACKBIRD CAFÉ, 107 Main St., Canton. Open mic night, promoting and celebrating local musicians, 7-9 p.m. Talent contest. To sign up for a three-song slot, email theblackbirdcafe@gmail.com, or come early.

DIABETIC SUPPORT GROUP, 1 p.m., Massena Independent Living Center, 156 Center St.; info: 764-9442.

WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY SUPPORT GROUP, 6:30 p.m. Massena Memorial Hospital Lower Level Conference Room. Info: 769-4340.

MASSENA BREASTFEEDING MOM’S CAFÉ, discuss and learn about breastfeeding, snacks provided; 1 to 3 p.m.; Massena Community Center, Beach St.

BINGO, Amvets Post #19, 215 Ford St., two $100 games and a $300 games. Prizes never go down with the number of the people. Doors open at 5, selling of cards at 6 and bingo promptly at 7. Refreshments available.

LINE DANCING, Rochelle LaShomb instructs; senior wing, community center building, 61 Beach St., Massena; 2 to 4 p.m. $2 per hour.


ADK LAURENTIAN PICNIC AND PADDLE ON THE GRASSE RIVER, Launch on the Little River and paddle up to Taylor Park on the Grass for a picnic. Late afternoon, contact Tom Ortmeyer at 315-265-8219 or tortmeye@gmail.com.

OPEN SOCCER GAME FOR YOUTH, Pine Street Arena, Potsdam; 1-3 p.m.; ages 13-16; info: 265-4030.

DANCE CLASS REGISTRATION, Step It Out Dance Studio, Body Shop, 47 St. Hwy. 34, Potsdam; noon-6 p.m.; classes include hip-hop, tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, ballet; classes begin Sept. 1; info: Matthew Warner at mwarner26@yahoo.com or 771-5681.

YOGA CLASSES, Potsdam Presbyterian Church community room, 4-5:15 p.m.; $5 donation goes towards church property enhancements; all ages, abilities welcome; bring pillow, yoga mat; taught by Terry de la Vega; info: 265-5732.

TRAP SHOOTING, Brier Hill Fish & Game Club, 1 Gilmore Rd., off SR 58; 7 p.m.; info, reservations: 323-5585

PIYO STRENGTH WITH MAGGIE, SUNY Canton Fitness Center, spin room; 6:30-7:15 p.m.; yoga mat recommended; $6 class; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie.

AQUA ZUMBA WITH MAGGIE, SUNY Canton, Roos House Fitness Center, 5:15-6 p.m.$6 class; info: www.facebook.com/zumbawithmaggie.

ZUMBA WITH ALISAH TODD, 6 p.m.; Norwood Municipal Building; $5 per class; info: alisahtodd@gmail.com.

TURBOKICK WITH ALISAH TODD, 8:30 a.m.; Potsdam Tap to Toe Dance Studio; $5 per class; info: alisahtodd@gmail.com.

TAI CHI CLASSES, First Presbyterian Church, 17 Park St., Canton, 7:55 a.m. and 5:15 p.m., Sean Boutin, contact: northcountrytaichi@gmail.com or visit northcountrytaichi.com.

Support Groups

AL-ANON MEETINGS, 8 -9 p.m., Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s 2nd-floor conference room A; 7:30 p.m., Emmanuel Congregational Church, West Orvis Street, Massena.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY, Christ-centered 12 step group, 6-7:30 p.m., Cross Current, 58 Main St., Massena; coffee follows meeting; info: 769-9951.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 5 p.m.; Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St., Massena; 9 a.m., Lawrenceville Fire Station, 1081 County Rt. 54; 4 p.m., Gouverneur VFW, 100 W. Main St.,; 4 p.m., Norwood ARC Day Treatment Building, Fee.

CODEPENDENTS ANONYMOUS, 7:30 p.m., Akwesasne at Hogansburg Senior Center, State Rt. 37, behind Tribal Police bldg. Info: Reachout, 265-2422, www.coda.org.

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