'Avalanche' in Brasher

‘Avalanche,' The 10th Mountain Division Band from Fort Drum performed in Brasher on Wednesday night near the replica A4 Skyhawk jet, which is by the Town Hall. Members of the band pose with Angellena Aldous and her son Blake and daughter Rian. Aldous’s husband, Matt Aldous is deployed in Afghanistan as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division Infantry. Photo submitted by Jessica Fukes.

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SIX FOOT MIDGETS, 7-11 p.m., Octoberfest at Ole Smokehouse, 3512 County Route 14, Madrid; info: 315-322-4125.

FOLK JAM, 7 p.m.; Pickens Hall 2nd floor, State St., Heuvelton; bring instruments, play, sing, dance or listen.

Community Events

Cub Scout Pack 11 in Canton will hold two registration nights for new scouts. From left are Noah Terrell, William Andes and Calvin Bourdette, all Pack 11 scouts, at a pinewood derby car event. CANTON -- Cub Scout Pack 11, a new pack chartered to Canton United Methodist Church, is hosting a scavenger hunt and registration night for new scouts and leaders Thursday, Sept. 28, from 6-7 p.m., and... Read More >>
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Wednesday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Senior Health and Wellness Fair set in Ogdensburg • West Point professor speaking in Potsdam • Cabbage roll and spaghetti dinner benefit to take place in Norwood • ‘Business in the Spotlight’ event planned in Massena • Free chili dinner offered in Norwood To see all... Read More >>
HEUVELTON -- An American Red Cross blood drive is slated for Saturday, Sept. 30, from 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., at Pickens Hall & General Store, 83 State St. To donate blood download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767 to make an appointment or for more information. Read More >>
CANTON -- An oyster mushroom workshop class will be offered Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning Farm, SH 68. Farmer Mike Corse will instruct the hands-on class. The cost is $25 and includes a mushroom kit. Register at 315-379-9192 ext. 232 or [email protected] Read More >>
CANTON — St. Lawrence University’s Oct. 5, Writers Series has been cancelled due to medical reasons. The event was to feature travel writer and author Stephanie Elizonda Griest. For more information and a complete listing of 2017-18 visiting writers, visit www.stlawu.edu/english or contact 315-229-5125.   Read More >>