What's Going On: Strawberry shortcake dinner in Norwood, smorgasbord in Russell, GOP picnic in Waddington
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Cheese of the monthPOTSDAM: Cheese of the Month sampling at Potsdam Food Co-op, 24 Elm St., 315-265-4630, potsdamcoop.com; featured is Country Castle Limburger, made in Wisconsin; characteristic aroma of limburger is the result of being surfaced ripened with brine and smeared with beneficial bacteria, aroma tends to be much more pungent than the flavor. Its rind is orange and sticky, and the interior is pale yellow, young limburger is mild with a slightly rubbery texture, while mature versions are softer and more pungent, pair limburger with a dark beer or strong black coffee.
SLHS Fundraising Dinner
POTSDAM: St. Lawrence Health System Foundation Fundraising Dinner, at The Stables at Windy Point, 215 Sissonville Rd., near Hewittville; catered by Big Spoon Kitchen; 6 p.m. cocktails, 7 p.m. dinner, music by Double Axel 8-11 p.m.; $75 per person, cocktail attire; register: April Grant or Barbara Burcume, 315-261-5410, [email protected] by Thursday, June 5.
WADDINGTON: St Lawrence County Republican Committee annual picnic, 5 to 8 p.m., Waddington Village Pavilion, Main Street at St Lawrence River; cocktails 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m.; $50, check to St Lawrence County Republican Committee P.O. Box 775, Canton, New York 13617. https://www.facebook.com/SLCGOP
RUSSELL: Smorgasbord supper, 5 p.m., Russell United Methodist Church, 28 Pestle St.; lasagna, meatballs in sauce, macaroni and cheese, baked beans, chicken, biscuits, meatloaf, deviled eggs, broccoli, potato, macaroni, cole slaw, tossed salads, pies, cakes; $8, children 5-12 $5, no charge for children under 5.
NORWOOD: Knapps Station Community Church, 3035 County Route 47, hosting annual strawberry shortcake dinner, 4:30 p.m.; pork loin, potatoes, mixed vegetables, applesauce, rolls, strawberry shortcake; $8, $4 children 5-12; under 5 and over 90 free; take-outs available; 315-212-9771, 315-244-0697.
Auxiliary hosts dinner
DEKALB JUNCTION: Amvets Ladies Auxiliary hosting dinners,11 a.m.-7 p.m., DeKalb Junction Amvets Post 11; public invited.