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GOUVERNEUR: Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter support group meeting; free, facilitated by trained individuals; 1-800-272-3900, [email protected]; Gouverneur Community Center, 4673 NYS Route 58; 1:30 p.m.
POTSDAM: Ole Kris Kringle, (a.k.a. Santa Claus), sponsored by the Potsdam Kiwanis Club, will be at McDonald’s 5-8 p.m.; attendees can Take photos with your own camera; donations will be accepted to help the Potsdam Kiwanis Club Programs; info: 315-265-3917, ask for Kris Kringle.
Fish bowl tree bobble
OGDENSBURG: Fish bowl tree bobble, 4 p.m., Ogdensburg Public Library, 312 Washington St.; free, make a fish bowl tree decoration, 7 and up; 315-393-4325.
Pain management dinner
POTSDAM: Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s next Ask the Physician panel dinner, 5:30-7 p.m., in the Barben Rooms of Cheel Arena, Clarkson University; Pain Management Panel will be comprised of Lukasz Chebes, MD; Lai Kuang, MD; and Leslie Russek, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS; panel will explore various methods of pain management through pharmacology, interventional pain procedures, and physiotherapeutic means; free, open to the public; reservations required by Dec. 7.; 315-261-5413, or [email protected].
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HANNAWA FALLS: Free Christmas luncheon, noon, Helping Hands, 5868 Route 56; ham and trimmings, all welcome; Helping Hands also serves free lunch for all ages Monday-Thursday at noon; 315-268-0633.
EDWARDS: Second annual Christmas Tea, 6 p.m., Edwards History Center, 222 Main St.; free; tea, coffee, hot chocolate, cookies, snacks; bring an old Christmas Decoration or memory to share.
WADDINGTON: Holiday tea, 2-4 p.m., Hepburn Library of Waddington, hosted by the Friends of the Library group.