What's Going On: Massena Fishing Expo, Colton ice fishing derby, Canton & SLU college sports
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:01 pm


Bird count

MASSENA: Great backyard bird count and birding activities; free event; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd. For more info: 315-705-5022.

Massena Fishing Expo

MASSENA: Massena Fishing Expo from Feb. 14-16 at the St. Lawrence Centre’s expo center will feature fishing pros and celebrities, boat displays and a variety of local exhibitors with fishing gear and tackle; also kids’ trout pond, archery range and other youth activities; admission is $12 and children younger than 12 are admitted free, parking is free; 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; seminars: “Muskie & Walleye Fishing in the North Country” with Captain Don Lucas at 11 a.m., “Smallmouth Crush – Tournament Preparation – Organize and have a SYSTEM!” with professional angler Travis Manson at noon, “Understanding the River Systems – Fishing Current” with MLF pro angler Adrian Aveena at 1 p.m., “Conservation – Protection of our Smallmouth Fisheries – Fizz Instruction” with Barb Elliott at 2 p.m., “The North Country – It is all That” with NY DEC at 3 p.m., “Swimbaits for Smallmouth” with author and TV personality Jim Root at 4 p.m., “An Introduction to Fishing Lake Ontario” with Captain Adam Deslande at 5 p.m., “North Country is NOW on the Map -- 2020 What’s Coming!” with keynote speaker Don Meisner at 6 p.m.; massenafishingexpo.com.

Pickleball shootout

MASSENA: Pickleball Shootout competition starting 10 a.m. at St. Lawrence Centre Mall; doubles format where players rotate partners each game; after each round, players move to a court, based on their wins/losses, allowing players to play with others at same ability level; prizes awarded; $5 registration fee; contact Jennifer at Olympia Sports or email by Feb.12: [email protected]; hosted by Olympia Sports.

20th annual fishing derby

COLTON: The Racquette Valley Fish and Game Club will host its 20th annual fishing derby, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. at 233 Coldbrook Dr. Anglers can pre-register at Boyce’s in South Colton or at Hannawa Country Store until Feb. 14. Same day registration will be available at the club from 7-9 a.m. Tickets at the club from 7-9. Prizes and door prizes.

Sled ride, BBQ

CHILDWOLD: Seveys Point Annual Snowmobile Ride In and BBQ, 11 a.m. Seveys Point, Childwold; beverages available, bonfire burning; plenty of parking for trailers or those who want to participate and don't have a sled.

SLU vs. Oneonta

CANTON: St. Lawrence University Men's Tennis vs. SUNY Oneonta at St. Lawrence University, 12 p.m.; Canton Winterfest event.

Roos vs. Anna Maria

CANTON: SUNY Canton Women's Hockey vs. Anna Maria College at SUNY Canton Roos House, 12 p.m.; Canton Winterfest event.

SLU vs. Quinnipiac

CANTON: St. Lawrence University Women's Hockey vs. Quinnipiac University at Appleton Arena, 3 p.m.; Canton Winterfest event.

Roos vs. Bryn Athyn

CANTON: SUNY Canton Men's Hockey vs. Bryn Athyn College, 7 p.m., at SUNY Canton Roos House; Canton Winterfest event.