Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 2:48 pm
Here are the top five things happening in St. Lawrence County on Thursday, as chosen by the North CountryNow.com editorial staff: • Peg LaVigne Softball Field in Ogdensburg to be dedicated • Free coff...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:27 pm
POTSDAM -- Weight Watchers has updated their regularly weekly meeting schedule for various locations in St. Lawrence County. The amended schedule is as follows: Tuesdays, 5 p.m. weigh-in, 5:30 p.m. me...
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 5:31 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Public Library, 312 Washington St., is launching a Family Book Club and a teen Comic Book Club in conjunction with the start of the new school year in September. A Movie N...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 8:34 am
MASSENA -- The First United Methodist Church, 189 Main St., will offer a free community meal from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29 in the church's fellowship hall. This week's meal includes cabbag...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:43 am
CANTON -- Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, the First Presbyterian Church of Canton and North Country Public Radio will host a free screening and discussion of the Emmy nominated PBS...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:32 am
MASSENA -- The United Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees will hold its Nominations for Officers Meeting at the Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St., beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept....
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:43 am
OGDENSBURG -- The softball field at Champlain St. will be dedicated as the Peg LaVigne Softball Field at a public ceremony beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. The late Peg LaVigne was instrumen...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 2:34 pm
Above, firefighters battle a mock blaze at a previous similar event. CANTON -- The SUNY Canton Office of Environmental Health and Safety will conduct a controlled fire exhibition within a model resid...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:26 pm
Stewart’s Shops are offering free hot or iced coffee to customers from noon until closing on National Coffee Day, Thursday, Sept. 29. This includes any size coffee in any flavor, including French vani...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 2:35 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Poetry Club will meet for a poetry reading at the Jernabi Coffeehouse, 11 Maple St., at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. Poets and poetry aficionados are welcome.
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 2:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- RiverLedge Health Care & Rehabilitation Center and United Helpers will host "Know Before You Go," a presentation on joint surgery, at the Dobisky Visitors' Center, 100 Riverside Ave....
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 9:25 am
POTSDAM — The Potsdam Volunteer Rescue Squad is hosting their scrap metal drive Sept. 16 through 30. Donations of any and all metal can be dropped off in the container in their parking lot, 29 Elm St....
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:40 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University will kick off its Noon in the Chapel concert series with “Music for High Holy Days – Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur,” beginning at 12:15 on Friday, Sept. 30, in Gunniso...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:30 am
POTSDAM -- The Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley Sustainability Day will be hosted at Clarkson University beginning in the Student Center at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30. The event, which i...
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Friday, September 2, 2016 - 5:44 am
CANTON -- The Canton Yoga Loft, 17 Main St., has announced an expanded lineup of classes at the original location along with several new classes to be offered at the Canton Recreation Pavilion, 90 Lin...
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 2:43 pm
Community Health Center of the North Country will host WIC clinics in September in Canton, Massena, Brasher, Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Norfolk and Gouverneur. WIC is a supplemental nutrition assistance pro...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:44 am
BRASHER FALLS -- A free turkey dinner will be served Friday, Sept. 30, from 5 until 6:30 p.m. at the Brasher Falls United Methodist Church, 2 South Church St.
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Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 8:14 am
MADRID -- A Paper Wreath Craft class with Kelly Smith will be offered at Anastasia's Baery, 3740 County Road 14, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30. The cost of the class is $25 and seats can be...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:38 pm
POTSDAM -- The State University of New York at Potsdam will mark the conclusion of Take the Lead: The Campaign for Potsdam, with a campus celebration coinciding with the 200th anniversary of the first...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:41 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University will hold an opening ceremony for the UNITY project in Creasy Commons at 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30. The UNITY project is a national movement focused on demonstrating...
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Monday, September 19, 2016 - 5:20 pm
Steven Sauter plays a history researcher in the play. Photo from Elaine KuracinaHEUVELTON -- “Spirit Whispers on the Grasse” will be presented at Pickens Hall, 83 State St., on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 2 p...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 11:38 am
POTSDAM — The Clarkson University Students Without Borders will host their annual “Running for World Health 5K Race” on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. Register from 8 to 9:45 a.m. The race starts and en...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:37 pm
WADDINGTON -- The North Country Equine Expo will be held at Loomis Quarter Horses, 939 County Route 33 (Ridge Road), beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. Sponsored by Professional Equine, the eve...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 5:56 pm
CANTON -- The Cornell Cooperative Extension association in St. Lawrence County will begin a new year of programming through After School programs and 4-H clubs for youths ages 5 to 19 beginning on Sat...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11:48 am
HEUVELTON -- A "This & That Sale" will be held at the United Methodist Church, 44 Lisbon St., from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, Oct. 1. A bag sale will also begin at 1 p.m...
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Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 4:42 pm
RENSSELAER FALLS -- Claire Burkum will lead "Fungi Roles in the Ecosystem" from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Indian Creek Nature Center. Participants will see all manner of fungi and lea...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11:47 am
POTSDAM -- The First Presbyterian Church of Potsdam will hold their fall rummage sale at the Church Community Center, 42 Elm St., from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Satu...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:57 am
POTSDAM -- The Ives Park Concert Series wraps up Saturday, Oct. 1, with American singer-songwriter Phil Hurley downtown in Ives Park at 7 p.m. Singing in rock bands with his brother Steve from the age...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:40 pm
WADDINGTON -- North Country Insurance Professionals are offering a driver class at St. Mary's Parish Hall, Lincoln Ave., from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. Registration and payment is requi...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 11:20 am
PAUL SMITHS -- The 2016 Adirondack Rural Skills and Homesteading Festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Paul Smith’s College’s Adirondack Visitor’s Center (VIC). The even...
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Friday, August 19, 2016 - 2:39 pm
POTSDAM -- The Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center at Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St., recently released its schedule of upcoming classes. While many of the classes are offered free of charge, pre-re...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:43 pm
HEUVELTON -- Heuvelton will hold a village wide garage sale on Saturday, Oct. 1. The event is sponsored by the Heuvelton Lions Club.
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:57 am
LISBON -- The First Congregational (White) Church will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. The menu includes pancakes, local maple syrup, sausage, sausage gravy, b...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 2:45 pm
RUSSELL -- The Russell Theatre, 4 Pestle St., will present a performance by folk band Matune Creek at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. Matune Creek consists of Clem, Dora, Mark and Matt McAdam and Becky Mc...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 2:44 pm
CANTON -- Folklorist and TAUNY Executive Director Jill Breit and historian Hallie Bond will speak about their travels around the North Country to study more than 1,000 quilts and interview quilters ab...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 8:59 am
POTSDAM -- The North Country Children's Museum will present a Korean drumming hands-on music program for children grades K-5 at the Clarkson University Bookstore, 39 Market St., from 12:30 to 2 p.m. o...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:42 am
HEUVELTON -- The Heuvelton AMVETS Post 1997, 107 State St., will host a variety of events and meetings in early October. The Post will host a spaghetti and meatball dinner to benefit Cub Scout Pack 9...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 9:02 am
Double Axel By MATT LINDSEY OGDENSBURG -- The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce 5th Ogtoberfest festival at the Lockwood Civic Center from 3 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1 could draw upwards of 1,...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 8:33 am
POTSDAM -- Pendragon Theatre will bring Tennessee William's classic play, "The Glass Menagerie," to SUNY Potsdam for an upcoming residency. The play will be offered on Friday, Sept. 30 and Saturday, O...
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Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 5:27 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam athletics is to host its 2016 Bears Alumni Weekend and Hall of TInductions the weekend of Sept. 30 - Oct. 1. The event will be in conjunction with SUNY Potsdam's ongoing Bicent...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:44 am
EDWARDS -- Local fiddle virtuosos Gretchen Koehler and Don Woodcock will lead a fiddle workshop and perform at the Edwards Opera House, 161 Main St., at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. Koehler has been he...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:57 am
OGDENSBURG -- The St. Lawrence Valley English Country Dance Group will begin its 2016-17 season with a dance practice at the Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad, 1223 Pickering St., from 7 to 9:30 p.m....
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 11:18 am
CANTON -- The St. Olympia Orthodox Mission of Potsdam will hold a Divine Liturgy at the First Presbyterian Church on the Park in downtown Canton beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2. Fellowship a...
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 8:57 am
RENSSELAER FALLS -- Claire Burkum will lead "Fungi Roles in the Ecosystem" from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Indian Creek Nature Center. Participants will see all manner of fungi and le...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:43 pm
NORTH LAWRENCE -- A Little Bit of Heaven, Inc., an equine rehabilitation center and horse sanctuary at 35 Hallahan Road, will host an assortment of events from on Saturday, Oct. 1 and Sunday, Oct. 2....
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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 11:22 am
BRASHER — A gun and knife show will take place at the Knights of Columbus meeting place on County Route 50 on Oct. 1 and 2. Hours Saturday are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 9 a.n. until 3 p.m. on Sunday. Admis...
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 5:49 pm
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce will host a fundraiser mini golf tournament at Swing Time Mini Golf, 7065 US Highway 11, on Sunday, Oct. 2. Proceeds will benefit a fireworks show for the 50...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:54 am
MASSENA -- Town Hall hours will change Oct. 3. Starting that day, they will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.  
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:43 am
CANTON -- The Canton Recreation Department will resume the Adult Volleyball Program and Senior Citizen Fitness Classes and hold an organizational meeting for a new 55 and older softball league during...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:44 am
MADRID -- A watercolor class with Elisa Meyers will be offered at Anastasia's Bakery, 3740 County Road 14, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The cost of the class is $20 and seats can be reserve...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 11:36 am
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University will host nearly 100 colleges and universities during Higher Education Night, which will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the Leithead Fi...
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Monday, April 18, 2016 - 5:23 pm
EDWARDS -- The Edwards Opera House, 161 Main St., is planning 10 upcoming concerts for their 2016 season. Showtimes are at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at the door for all shows at 6 p.m. Advance sale...
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Monday, July 18, 2016 - 5:14 pm
Local music duo Big Papa and Margarita Mike will be joined by a drummer who has performed on a national stage. Gouverneur native Austin Curcuruto will cover percussion for the duo as they embark on th...
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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:27 pm
POTSDAM -- The Crane School of Music and The Roxy Theater in downtown Potsdam have teamed up to present "The Met: Live in HD " for the 2016-17 season. The sixth season of "The Met: Live in HD" will fe...
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Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 8:28 am
PARISHVILLE -- Registration is open for the second annual “Warrior Challenge Run” planned for Oct. 8. More info: clarkson.edu/events/warrior_run.html or Jessica at 268-3873.    
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Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 8:16 am
PARISHVILLE -- The second annual Warrior Challenge Run will take place Saturday Oct. 8, at 9 a.m. at the Clarkson Seven Springs in Parishville. Event organizers say the event embodies the spirit of te...
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Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 4:34 pm
WINTHROP -- The New York State Trappers Association and NYSDEC Sportsman Education Program will sponsor a Pat Arnold Youth Trapping Camp at Camp Mandaville, 165 Sheldon Road, from Friday, Oct. 7 throu...
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Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 4:35 pm
Celebrating their 35th anniversary this year, the Alexander String Quartet – consisting of Zakarias Grafilo on first violin, Frederick Lifsitz on second violin, Paul Yarbrough on viola and Sandy Wilso...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:09 pm
POTSDAM -- The health insurance information session originally scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 5 at the Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St., will now take place Monday, Oct. 10 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Repres...
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Friday, September 2, 2016 - 11:42 am
POTSDAM -- The Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center at Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St., has amended its fall schedule with the addition of two internet genealogy tutorials and more sessions of previou...
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Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 8:01 am
OGDENSBURG -- United Helpers Mosaic will offer a free Community CPR/First Aid Course at the Mosaic Complex, 100 Ford St., from 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 11. The class is limited to 20 people and pr...
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Friday, August 12, 2016 - 2:47 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University’s Richard F. Brush Art Gallery will mark the beginning of the academic year with an exhibition to honor Dana Professor of Art and Art History Obiora Udechukwu’s upcom...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:38 pm
CANTON -- The Junior Writers' Group at the Canton Free Library will hold its first meeting of the fall on Thursday, Oct. 13 from 3:30 to 4:50 p.m. Meetings will continue on the second and last Thursda...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:39 pm
OGDENSBURG -- The Ogdensburg Figure Skating Club will hold registration for the upcoming season from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 and noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15. Both registrations will...
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Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 4:10 pm
POTSDAM -- The SUNY Potsdam and Clarkson University women's soccer programs will co-host their 2016 Fall ID Clinic on Sunday, Oct. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Clarkson's Hantz Turf Field. The clinic i...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11:46 am
MASSENA -- Curran Renewable Energy, 20 Commerce Drive, will offer a facility tour and open house in conjunction with what they call "National Bioenergy Day" from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Oct. 19....
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Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 8:30 am
WEST POTSDAM -- The West Potsdam Ladies Auxiliary will hold its 5th Annual Craft/Vendor Fair at the West Potsdam Bingo Hall, Blanchard Road, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22. The event will...
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Friday, September 9, 2016 - 11:27 am
POTSDAM -- St Mary's Church will offer the rite of Christian initiation of adults in a series of Sunday meetings throughout September and October. The RCIA is the Church's process to prepare adults fo...
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Monday, September 12, 2016 - 5:49 am
POTSDAM-- Potsdam United Methodist Church, 26 Main St., will host the 34-week Disciple Bible Study course beginning Monday, Sept. 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. The comprehensive introduction to the Bible is app...
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Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 4:03 pm
MASSENA -- Massena Memorial Hospital will be holding a free six-week Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop on Wednesdays from 4 to 6:30 p.m. from Sept. 21 through Oct. 26. The aim of the workshop i...
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Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 5:31 pm
POTSDAM -- The St. Lawrence Valley Teachers' Learning Center will offer substitute teacher training workshops at SUNY Potsdam from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. The workshop will be held in Room...
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Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 2:40 pm
The submission deadline is July 15 for two artists' events. The Waddington Art Market on August 6, and Artists' Studio Tour on November 5 and 6 both require participating artists to submit an online f...
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Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 4:05 pm
POTSDAM -- The Clarkson University Softball program will host an Advanced Offense Clinic for players in grades 7-12 at Walker Arena from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6. The clinic will include co...
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Monday, September 19, 2016 - 2:58 pm
CANTON -- St. Lawrence University will host five upcoming junior tennis clinics at Newell Field House in October and November. Clinics are open to children of all levels and led by SLU coaches and pla...
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Friday, August 5, 2016 - 2:57 pm
STAR LAKE -- There will be parent training on special education one Thursday per month from August to November at the Clifton-Fine Community Center, state Route 3. Courses will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p....
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Monday, April 11, 2016 - 5:58 am
The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department will offer several free rabies clinics this year. The schedule is as follows: • April 14; 6-7 p.m.; Parishville fire station • April 27; 6-7:30 p.m.; L...
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 11:42 am
MADRID -- The Madrid Fire Department Auxiliary will host monthly all-you-can-eat breakfasts at the Madrid Marine Corp. building from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Sundays Sept, 18, Oct. 16 and Nov. 20. The menus...
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Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 7:59 am
STAR LAKE -- The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging and Cornell Cooperative Extension have partnered to sponsor a free Tai Chi for Arthritis program at the Clifton-Fine Community Center, State R...
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Friday, September 16, 2016 - 5:28 pm
POTSDAM -- The Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center at the Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St., has amended its class schedule with the reschedule of one class and the announcement of several additional c...
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 5:30 pm
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam Geology Professor Emeritus Dr. Frank Revetta will offer a free educational series of planetarium shows and seismology workshops this fall. Planetarium shows are held every Thur...
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 5:42 pm
The Laurentian Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) has scheduled an assortment of outdoor events running through the rest of the year. The schedule is as follows: Saturday, Oct. 1, Lows Ridg...
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Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 8:32 am
Researchers at SUNY Plattsburgh in collaboration with Clarkson University are looking for participants for an autism research study, ages 5 to 20, either with an autism diagnosis or a control particip...
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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 2:49 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Command Performances: Youtheatre: Class Acts will present a broad spectrum of professional children's theater for the 2016-17 season. The season includes six productions and a...
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Monday, May 16, 2016 - 5:23 pm
CANTON -- The Department of Performance and Communication Arts at St. Lawrence University announced its theatre schedule for 2016-17. This year, the department is including its first musical since 199...
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Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 2:35 pm
OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Command Performances 2016-17 season will bring seven musicals to OFA’s George Hall Auditorium. Tickets for single shows are $18 to $40. Season passes are $61 to $158. They are...
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:43 am
POTSDAM -- The Orchestra of Northern New York 2016-2017 season schedule features orchestral works ranging from those of Mozart and the Baroque period to Yuletide favorites and American jazz and pops....
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 6:06 am
POTSDAM -- The Orchestra of Northern New York has announced its 2016-2017 season schedule, which features orchestral works ranging from those of Mozart and the Baroque period to Yuletide favorites and...
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