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Margarita Mike

OGDENSBURG: Margarita Mike, 6-10 p.m., VFW Post 2936, 1112 Champlain St., 315-713-4477, [email protected]; no cover, all welcome.

University Chorus

CANTON: University Chorus spring concert celebrating Carole King, Joni Mitchell and Dolly Parton, 8 p.m., Pickens Hall and General Store, located at 83 North State Street in Heuvelton; free, open to public; led by Barry Torres, director of St. Lawrence University music ensembles, the concert will perform Carole King’s “You’ve Got a Friend,” “I Feel the Earth Move,” “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow,” “One Fine Day;” Joni Mitchell’s “Blue,” “Conversation,” and “Circle Game;” and Dolly Parton’s “Jolene,” “I Will Always Love You,” “Nine to Five,” “Light of a Clear Blue Morning;” 
soloists will include Jennifer Blewett from Canton, Rebecca MacDougall from Colton, Beth Dixon and Sylvia Nentwick from Gouverneur, and Trinity Robin from Potsdam.

Jerry Morin

PARISHVILLE: Music and dancing with Jerry Morin, singer, entertainer, 7-10 p.m., Amvets Post 265, Parishville.

Senior Citizens dance

PARISHVILLE: Parishville Hilltoppers Senior Citizens dance, 6-10 p.m., Parishville Fire Hall; music by Steelin Country Band; $5 cover; public invited, refreshments available.

Black Light Party

PHILADELPHIA: Black Light Party with DJ Jim Sadler, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Philadelphia American Legion, 58 Main St.; must be 21 years of age and older.


Good Friday worship

COLTON: Good Friday worship, 6:30 p.m. at the Colton UMC, Church Street in Colton, with the Potsdam UMC congregation; info: 315-265-7474.

Good Friday movie

RICHVILLE: “Passion of the Christ” Good Friday movie, 6:30 p.m., Richville Baptist Chapel, 209 Main St.

Citizen journalism

CANTON: St. Lawrence Citizen Journalism Incubator (SLCJI) will host a celebration of local citizen journalism work, 7 p.m., TAUNY Center, 53 Main St.; free and open to the public; project supports local residents seeking to undertake investigative journalism projects in their communities; event will highlight the projects undertaken by the SLCJI’s first cohort of investigative storytellers, who received initial training at a workshop last fall; cohort includes Gwendolyn Deuel, Ian Erlichman, Claudia Hoffman, Alessandra Mitrano, Rivka Rocchio, Emma Stechschulte, and Tom Van de Water;


Lenten fish fry

PIERREPONT: Fish fries every Friday during Lent, 3:30-6:30 p.m., Pierrepont Fire Hall, $11, take-outs available; hosted by the Volunteer Fire Department.

Haddock dinner

MASSENA: Massena American Legion, 40 E. Orvis St., hosting annual haddock fish fry every Friday until April 19, 4-7 p.m.; public welcome to attend; fried or broiled haddock, choice of two of the following three: French fries, mac n' cheese and cabbage noodles, coleslaw, bread, coffee; complimentary dessert for eat-in diners only (ice cream); $11.

Fish fry at Elks

MASSENA: Fish dinner Friday nights for Lent, 5-7 p.m., Massena Elks Lodge 1702, 20 Bowers St.; options: fried or broiled haddock for $11, or perch for $12; includes fries cole slaw, dessert; also stuffed haddock with same sides for $14.

FD fish fry

LISBON: Lisbon Volunteer Fire Department hosing fish fry, 4:30-7 p.m., Lisbon Fire Station; $10, or $5 for kids.

Hammond FD fish fry

HAMMOND: Hammond Fire and Rescue fish fry or chicken tenders dinner, 5 p.m., fire station, 300 Lake St.; includes coleslaw, choice of mac and cheese or French fries, beverage; $13 for fish, $10 for chicken tenders; take-outs available; 585-750-1426.

K of C fish fry

OGDENSBURG: Fish Fry Friday Night at the Knights of Columbus, Martins Field Club, 721 Hasbrouck St., 4:30-6:30 p.m., all-you-can-eat buffet that includes haddock (broiled or fried), breaded shrimp, clams, macaroni and cheese, French fries, baked potato, coleslaw, salad, soup and coffee or tea; eat-in or take-out, $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and 10 and younger, 5 and younger free; public welcome, 315-393-7990.

VFW fish fry

CANTON: VFW Post 1231 Auxiliary hosting fish fry, 4-7 p.m.; last one of the season; take-outs available 315-386-8953; baked or fried fish, mac & cheese or French fries, cole slaw, dinner roll, dessert.