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Jim Bohannon

 

July 30th

 

Community Hero Storytime at the Massena Public Library at 10AM.  Storytime is a program for kids 5 years and under.  They will be learning about community heroes and having some real heroes from the community visit with their rescue vehicles.  No registration required.  For more info contact Samantha at the Massena Public Library at 315-9914.

 

The next meeting for St. Lawrence County/Franklin County Chapter 1696 of The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) will be held on Monday, August 3.  A tour of the Remington Museum will begin at 10:00 A.M. followed by a catered lunch and meeting at the Dobisky Center in Ogdensburg.  Please call 764-5507 prior to July 30 as reservations are needed for this event.  All federal employees (retired and current), their spouses or survivors are invited and urged to attend.    Further information regarding NARFE may be found at www.narfe.org or call 764-5507 or 769-5626.

 

The First United Methodist Church of Massena, located at 189 Main Street, will be hosting a community meal on Thursday, July 30 from 4:30-6pm in the fellowship hall located behind the church.  The menu this week will be:

 

            Sandwiches

            3-Bean Salad

            Fruit

            Ice Cream Sundaes

            Beverage

 

Everyone is welcome to attend this meal.  It is provided free to the community, but we gratefully accept donations to offset the cost of food.  Take-outs will begin at 5:30pm if food is still available.  Come join us for a great meal and for great fellowship!

 

July 31st

 

Six Foot Midgetwill be playing at IslandViewPark, Main Streetin Waddington from 6-8PM.  Admission is free and the venue is wheelchair accessible.



August 1st

 

August 2nd

 

Monthly Breakfast at the Lawrenceville Fire Hall from 7:30AM to 12noon.  Cost for adults is $7, seniors $6, under 12 $5, under 5 FREE, takeouts will be available.  For more info call 315-208-4163.

 

August 3rd

 

State University of New York Empire State College will hold public information session(s) about its associate and bachelor’s degree programs at the St. Lawrence County Economic Development Center, One Stop Career Center, NYS Route 310, Bldg. 80, Canton on: Monday, August 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.  For more information, please call 315-786-6541.

 

August 4th

 

The United States Coast Guard Auxiliary is pleased offer America’s Boating Safely Course.  This training is required for all ages who desire to operate a personal watercraft (jet ski), and, for young adults ages 10 - 19 to operate a boat alone.  Anyone, born on or after May 1, 1996, must have a boating safety class to operate a motorized boat unsupervised. 

 

Classes are interactive, taught by local experts who give you on the spot answers to your questions and have many years of local knowledge and experience.  All instructional materials are yours to keep and include the U.S.C.G. Auxiliary book “About Boating Safely” and state and federal regulation guides.

 

Participants must preregister and attend both nights.  Certificates and laminated cards will be awarded at the end of the second night. 

 

August 4 and 5 at the Hammond Central School, 51 South Main Street, Hammond, NY from 5:00 until 9:00 pm. 

 

Cost is $35.00 per person (a family plan is available). To enroll, contact John Gardner at 315-393-6488 Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:00. 

 

Please contact me at 315-324-6425, if you require any further information regarding these classes.  We appreciate your support of safe boating in Northern New York this summer.

 

The Quad Town Senior Citizens Club will hold its next Dinner/Business meeting on August 4th at the Tri Town Arena Picnic Area in Brasher Falls.  The Business meeting will be held at Noon with the picnic to follow.  Please bring a dish to pass, your own drink and your own table service.

August 5th

 

Salmon River Central High School and Middle School sport physicals for the upcoming school year will be held from 4:00 - 6:30 on August 5th and 12th. All athletes planning to participate in a sport during the 2015-16 school year should attend these physicals.  Please enter the building at Door 13 in the High School.

If you have any questions, please call 358-6625 or 358-6673.

 

August 6th

 

Parish of the Visitation and St. Raymond 32nd Annual Summer Social at Father Amyot Parish Center, 3 Morris Street, Norfolk from11:30AM to 2PM.  Price of Admission for adults is $7, $4 for children ages 5-10.  Entertainment by the Sweet Adalines!

 

6-8PMFirst Aid/CPR/AED for lay responders at the Potsdam Village Community Room. This class is taught part on-line and part in class to register, call 1-800-733-2767 or www.redcross.org/take-a-class there is a fee.

 

August 7th

 

Pedro Card Parties will be held at 7:00 P.M. at the LBSH dining room in Brasher Falls.  These Card parties are sponsored by the Quad Town Senior Citizens Club and are opened to the public. Admission $1.00.  Please bring a snack to share.

 

August 8th

 

St. Lawrence River Walleye Association will be holding it’s 14th annual Walleye Challenge Team Tournament from 6AM to 2PM, out of the Massena Intake.  Registration will take place at the Massena Rod & Gun Club on the 7th from 6PM to 7:30PM.  $50 per team with optional Big Fish contest, $20 per boat.  With a 100% payout, team plaques, hats, big fish plaque.  Non SLRWA members must pay additional $10 restocking fee per angler.  For more info please call 315-384-3450.

 

August 9th

 

Chicken BBQ includes: half chicken, coleslaw, salt potatoes, corn on the cob, baked beans and dessert

 

Date:  Sunday, August 9, 2015

 

Time:  1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Where: Massena Marine Corps Building 166 Maple St., Massena, NY  13662

 

Price:    Adults $10.00        Seniors $9.50

 

Pre-orders please call 769-7153     Sunday, Aug. 9th call the MCL Building

764-3134

 

Eat -In or Takeout

 

August 10th

 

August 11th

 

August 12th

 

Salmon River Central High School and Middle School sport physicals for the upcoming school year will be held from 4:00 - 6:30 on August12th. All athletes planning to participate in a sport during the 2015-16 school year should attend these physicals.  Please enter the building at Door 13 in the High School.

If you have any questions, please call 358-6625 or 358-6673.

 

August 13th

 

August 14th

 

The Back Country Band at the Island View Park on Main Street in Waddington from 6-8pm.  No admission fee, wheelchair accessible.

 

August 15th

 

August 16th

 

August 17th

 

Life in his arms community church will hold VBS for all children. call 315-869-8504. 1952 State Hwy.11C North Lawrence.

 

6-8PMBLS for professional rescuers at the Potsdam Village Community Room. This class is taught part on-line and part in class to register, call 1-800-733-2767 or www.redcross.org/take-a-class there is a fee.

 

August 18th

 

August 19th

 

August 20th

 

August 21st

 

Double Axel at the Island View Park on Main Street in Waddington from 6-8pm.  No admission fee, wheelchair accessible.

 

Pedro Card Parties will be held at 7:00 P.M. at the LBSH dining room in Brasher Falls.  These Card parties are sponsored by the Quad Town Senior Citizens Club and are opened to the public. Admission $1.00.  Please bring a snack to share.

 

August 22nd

 

Chicken bbq starts at noon ($9.00) hotdogs & hamburgers, cotton candy,make your own sundays,games,bounce house, children finger prints,saftey house and more - Life in his arms community church  1952 state hwy 11c, north lawrence

 

August 23rd

 

August 24th

 

August 25th

 

“Lunch and Learn” Program hosted by Gouverneur Hospital will be held on the 25th.   The topic will be “Gouverneur Hospital Progress Report”.   Presented by:  Marlinda LaValley, CEO

 

The program will be held in the East Wing Community Room (Former Kinney Nursing Home) from 11:30 AM -1:00 PM.   This program is free and open to the community.  Session will include a presentation, lunch and time for your questions. Please join us and bring a friend.  Advance reservations are required by August 24th.   For more information or to reserve your spot today, contact Bonnie Porter at 535-9309 or bporter@gvnrhospital.org.

 

August 26th

 

August 27th

 

August 28th

 

Rivergrass Band at the Island View Park on Main Street in Waddington from 6-8pm.  No admission fee, wheelchair accessible.

 

August 29th

 

August 30th

 

August 31st

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