'Creepy Christmas Carol' in Ogdensburg

St. John’s Conservatory Theater has cast their all-new musical comedy “Brazillia R. Kreep’s Christmas Carol,” which opens Dec. 9 for a two-week run. See story for details. Front, Chris Rodriguez, Gabi Ott, Delia Payne, Philomena Bullock, Madison Miller, Macy Murdock and Caroline Silver. Back, Angela Conzone Dwyer, Angela Rodriguez, Myah Myers, Shelly Murdock, Tessa Harper, Brandon Bogart, Grant Brunet, Stephen Chambers, Cadence Payne, Rachel O'Donnell, Hannah Gardner, Hailey Weber, Emma Murray, Jillian LeBel, Sloane Ryan, Christopher Dwyer, Sophia Silver and Meghan Gardner.

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BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam; open mic night; discount well drinks; 8:30-midnight; info: 265-8888.

Community Events

SANCTUARY TO OPEN, First Presbyterian Church, 42 Elm St., Potsdam; 5:30-6 p.m.; every Wednesday; all are welcome.

MASTERS CLUB, First Baptist Church, 1742 SH 72, Parishville; 6:30-8 p.m.; bible lessons, games, kids activities; ages pre-k-sixth grade; info: Pedro Morales, 265-4574.

POTSDAM -- Clarkson University professor Jim Peploski’s will present “Dr. Jim’s Chemistry Magic Show" on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 3 until 4 p.m. in Room 360 of Clarkson’s Science Center. The show, targeted to children and great fun for all ages, will benefit the Potsdam Holiday Fund. Each family or person attending is asked to bring one new, unwrapped toy or gift to donate to the fund, which... Read More >>
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Parks and Recreation Department will host their Skate with Santa for ages 12 and under on Dec. 10 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Cost is $3 and skate rentals are free. Afterward, Rock n Skate for ages 13 and up will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Admission and skate rental are $3 each. Each will be at Lockwood Arena. More info, updates, schedules: Ogdensburg City Recreation on Facebook or... Read More >>
Here are the top five things happening in the North Country on Thursday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • SUNY Potsdam Art Department hosting 'Holiday Art Auction' • Gouverneur Hospital to host career and volunteer employment fair • Comrades of Hope hosting support group in Massena for people who have loved ones suffering from addiction • Public information meeting set for... Read More >>
CANTON -- The 16th Community Winter Solstice family celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, at 6 p.m. at Eben Holden at the center of St. Lawrence University. There will be music, dancing, singing, science and drumming. The earth-based ceremony is free for all. Donations of non-perishable food items will be collected for donation to local food pantries. The building is wheelchair accessible.... Read More >>
POTSDAM -- The North Country Children's Museum presents “Astronomy Workshop” Dec. 10 from 12:30 until 2 p.m. at the Clarkson University Bookstore, 39 Market St., for children in grades K-5. The hands-on activity allows kids to explore the wonders of the solar system and space. Students will learn about scale, the size of the solar system, size of the planets, and the composition of the planets.... Read More >>