What’s Going On: Haunted hayride in Brasher Falls, smart grid talk in Potsdam, food pantry in Hopkinton
Local events on Friday
Smart grid talk
POTSDAM: Princeton University Professor H. Vincent Poor will speak on "Smart Grid: Energy Meets Information," 2:30 p.m. in Clarkson's Bertrand H. Snell Hall Room 213; part of the New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series at Clarkson University; reception will precede lecture at 2 p.m.; free and open to the public; [email protected].
BRASHER FALLS: Annual Haunted Hayride, Tri-Town Chamber of Commerce fundraiser, 94 Leary Flint Rd.; rain or shine; non-scary rides for smaller children start at 5 p.m.; main attraction begins after dusk (approximately 7:30 p.m.), later ride is not recommended for infants and small children; $3 for those 18 years and younger and $5 for 19 and older; 315-705-8913 or 315-705-8965, or on Facebook at Tri-Town Chamber of Commerce.
Food distributionHOPKINTON: Hopkinton Food Pantry food distribution, Hopkinton Town Hall, 10-11:30 a.m.; bring own food containers for food and clothing; info: 315-328-4168, 315-328-4681.