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Local events

Potsdam’s Got Talent

POTSDAM: At 7 p.m. A.A. Kingston middle school students will musical performances, dance, perform comedy sketches, more; $5 adults, $3 senior citizens, students; proceeds support AAK Show Choir yearly activities and trip to Great Escape for a performance.

Workshops, programs

Small business info

GOUVERNEUR: SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is partnering with the Gouverneur Chamber of Commerce the presentation “How to Start a Small Business,” 6:30-8:30 p.m., Gouverneur Community Center, 4673 St. Hwy. 58; free; topics include: SBDC services, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial characteristics, funding sources, how to prepare for funding, importance of a proper business plan, financial projections, business start-up processes, resources; refreshments; register: 315-287-0331, [email protected].

Education seminar

POTSDAM: Sean A. Levius, "Use of Information and Communication Technology to Support Comprehensive Disaster Management in Caribbean Countries;" part of SUNY Potsdam’s 2018-19 Disciplined Inquiry in Education Seminar Series; noon, Rebecca V. Sheard Literacy Center; free, open to the public;

Art study session

OGDENSBURG: One Hour One Work session, Frederic Remington Art Museum, chance for participants to slow down and dive deep into a single work of art on display at the Remington Museum, “Apache Medicine Song,” museum educator will facilitate 60 minutes of focused looking, consideration, conversation, and interpretation of a single artwork, 1 p.m.; free with museum admission, reservations requested:, 315-393-2425, [email protected].