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Local events

Alzheimer’s support group

GOUVERNEUR: Alzheimer’s support group; presented by Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter; those impacted by Alzheimer’s or another dementia encouraged to attend; free, info: 1-800-272-3900, [email protected]; Gouverneur Community Center, 4673 State Route 58, 1:30 p.m.

Cemetery meeting, cleanup

RAYMONDVILLE: Hale Cemetery Association annual fall meeting, 6 p.m., United Methodist Church, Route 56; public welcome to attend; also annual fall cleanup; lot owners and/or family members that wish to keep any tributes or memorial decorations are asked to remove those items from the cemetery by Nov. 1.

Workshops, programs

Non-profit conference

CANTON: St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s second annual non-profit conference, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Best Western University Inn; feature notable guest speakers, geared towards nonprofit leaders and board members; sponsored by the Northern New York Community Foundation, Gray & Gray and Associates Certified Public Accountants, P.C, and DH Leonard Consulting and Grant Writing Services, LLC; registration $10 and can be made online at or by calling the St. Lawrence County Chamber at 315-386-4000.