What’s Going On: Colton Winterfest continues in Colton, learn about ‘Charles Darwin and the Civil War’ in Canton
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 5:30 pm


Colton Winterfest

COLTON: Annual Colton Winterfest begins, “Rockin’ in the Great South Woods; silent auctions, quilt show, remembrance trees, open skating; https://www.townofcolton.com/winterfest.html ; 9 a.m.-noon, free clothing giveaway at CPCS auditorium lobby; 2-3 p.m. educational wildlife presentation by Adirondack Raptors at CPCS, students K-12 free, adults $3, “All about Raptors” presentation by Mark Manske using nine different raptors.

‘Charles Darwin and the Civil War’

CANTON: Learn more when Jan Wojcik speaks at the next North Country Civil War Round Table, 2 p.m. at the St. Lawrence County Historical Association; clips from the movie Gettysburg featuring conversations among soldiers on both sides of the Civil War on the night before the second day of battle reflect this argument, and introduce a discussion of the merits of each reading of Darwin's seminal book; Wojcik is a member of the Round Table and President of the Board of Trustees of the Potsdam Public Museum; the St. Lawrence County Historical Association is located at 3 E. Main St., Canton; info, 315-386-8133.