HELP US PROMOTE YOUR BAND, CONCERTS AND EVENTS by emailing [email protected], faxing 315-268-8701, mailing to North Country Now, c/o North Country This Week, PO Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or drop it off at our office at 4 Clarkson Ave., Potsdam.



Fiddlers Fling

HAMMOND: Black River Valley Fiddlers’ Fling, 1-5 p.m., Hammond Fire Hall; sponsored by Hammond Museum; info: Joan Hadlock, 315-324-5517.

Amy Mayette

MASSENA: Singer-songwriter Amy Mayette, 12-4 p.m., Kaneb Orchards, 198 Highland Rd.


Super Hero Sunday

POTSDAM: Super Hero Sunday is returning to the North Country Children's Museum, 10 Raymond St.; visitors can spend time with The North Country Crusaders and participate in special super hero activities including making their own superhero cape and creating your personal super power emblem; activities will be going on all day; North Country Crusaders will be at the museum from 1-4 p.m.; activities are included with the cost of admission or membership;

Family Wellness Day

OGDENSBURG: Family Wellness Day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Lockwood Arena; face painting, balloon twisting, healthy snacks, 18-foot slide, bounce house, balloon bouncer, joust area, obstacle course, sports arena, walk through our new giant colon, suicide awareness information;, 315-713-5251.

Maple Brewing Fallfest

AKWESASNE: Maple Brewing Fallfest, 12:30-4 p.m., Akwesasne Mohawk Casino, 873 State Route 37, Hogansburg; Maple Brewing selections, live music by Taylor Lavalley, food.

Bottle drive

POTSDAM: Bottle drive to support the class of 2021, 12-3 p.m., Potsdam High School Sugar Shack; house to house pickup available; info: Danielle Wilson, junior class adviser, [email protected].


The Harvester

RENSSELAER FALLS – Fobare’s Orchard, 190 Johnson Rd.; 9 a.m. register and breakfast; bikes depart from 9-10 a.m.; post-ride part, live music and BBQ from 1-4 p.m.; goal is promote agricultural history in SLC; register and more info at .

Fight Hunger 5K

RENSSELAER FALLS: GardenShare Fight Hunger 5K walk/run, Fobare's Fruits, Rensselaer Falls. Check in 11 a.m., walk-run begins 11:30. BBQ, live music. Info:, 315-261-8054.

Sporting clays

NORFOLK: Sporting clays shoot at Norfolk Rod & Gun Club, Cemetery Rd., 9 a.m. $10 for a 50 bird round. Info: Larry Butler, 315-769-3140.

Skating registration

NORFOLK: Registration for Norfolk-Norwood Figure Skating Club winter season 4-6 p.m; Norfolk Arena; all paperwork and $60 due at registration before child allowed to skate; for questions call or text Amy: 315-705-1229.


Cabbage roll sale

CANTON: Cabbage roll sale, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Canton First Presbyterian Church on the Park; $3.50 each or 2 for $6; homemade pie for $2 a slice; pre-orders available but not necessary; 315-386-3549, [email protected].


Member, volunteer picnic

MASSENA: Member and volunteer picnic, 11:30-2 p.m., Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd.; all members, board members, staff, and volunteers are invited (invitations will be sent too) to the center’s annual gathering; will be outside if weather allows with additional seating in the classroom; Rapidz food truck will provide lunch; short program/presentation with awards around 1 p.m.; RSVP or for more information: [email protected], 315-705-5022.