What's Going On: Free planetarium show in Potsdam, free movie in Ogdensburg, CDL training open house in Canton
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 9:41 am

LOCAL EVENTS ON THURSDAY

North Star (Polaris)

POTSDAM: North Star (Polaris), free planetarium show, shows are held every Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m., in the Dr. Frank A. Revetta Planetarium, located in the basement of Stowell Hall; each show lasts about 45 minutes, and guests of all ages are welcome; attendees are encouraged to arrive early, because once the show begins, the door is locked; no food or drink are allowed in the planetarium, and as darkness is required, cell phones cannot be used during the show; free parking is available in Lot 6, near Kellas Hall.

Movie night

OGDENSBURG: Ogdensburg Public Library hosting Movie Night; 5:30 p.m; 315-393-4325; 312 Washington St.

Business networking

MORRISTOWN: Morristown Gateway Museum and Red Barn Preserve are the hosts of the September Business In the Spotlight networking event, organized by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce; 5-7 p.m., tour of the Red Barn Preserve starts at 4 p.m.; following the tour, attendees can network over refreshments and light fare; register for the event at slcchamber.org, Facebook.com/SLCchamberNY, or call 315-386-4000; $5 admission includes food and door prizes.

CDL training open house

CANTON: Career Ready Education and Success Training (CREST) Center will hold an open house for its new commercial driver's license training program, 3-7 p.m., Halford Hall; free and open to the public; designed for community members interested in starting a lucrative driving career by earning a CDL-A license; guests will have the opportunity to tour the college's training truck and learn about the many benefits of local or long-distance driving; those interested in joining the CDL-A training program can also contact the SUNY Canton CREST Center by phone, 315-386-7197, or email [email protected].

Don Washington Trio

HEUVELTON: Don Washington Trio will bring blues and jazz to Pickens Opera House, 83 State St., 7 p.m.; cost: $13; advance tickets to all ticketed events are available online at https://squareup.com/store/pickensgeneral/ and at Pickens General Store, (315)344-7950.