VocationBibleSchool at the Massena Baptist Church thru April 3rd from 12noon to 3:30pm. For kids in 1st thru 6th grades. Will provide lunch at Noon. Lots of games, Bible Story’s, Songs, and crafts just to name a few. No cost, just come and sign up early and bring lots of friends! For more info please call Pat at 250-9070 or the Church at 769-0898.
Massena Minor Lacrosse will be holding their final registration for this season Wednesday April 1st. This will take place at the Massena Community Center, 61 beach street. Time of registration will be from 6-8 pm. Any questions can be directed to Thomas Premo at firstname.lastname@example.org
Maundy Thursday Gathering at the 1st Presbyterian Church of Fort Covington at 7pm. The Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated during this time together.
Members of the Morley Library Association Inc. and all area residents interested in the future of the Morley Library are reminded that the monthly meeting for the Morley Library Association Inc. will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 2, at the Morley Library. Meetings of the Morley Library Association Inc. are open to the public and new members are always welcome. Come and support the efforts to promote and maintain services of the Morley Library.
Find the Morley Library Association on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MorleyLibAssoc.
Call 379-9863 or email the Morley Library Association Inc. at morleylibassoc.@gmail.com for more information.
The First United Methodist Church of Massena, located at 189 Main Street, will be hosting a community meal on Thursday, April 2 from 4:30-6pm in the fellowship hall located behind the church. The menu this week will be:
Cheesy Chicken Rice Bake
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!
1st Presbyterian Church of Fort Covingtonwill be holding a viewing of the movie “God Is Not Dead” at 7pm.
The Massena Senior Citizens monthly social hour will be held at the Massena Community Center. Current members of the Massena Senior Citizens are invited to attend. Come before 2:00 p.m. to get your bingo cards and 50/50 tickets. Bingo starts at 2:00 p.m. All money collected for bingo cards is given back to the winning bingo players. The Center does not keep any of the bingo money. Refreshments will be served and April birthdays will be celebrated. If membership dues have not been paid before March 31, 2015 members may pay their $5.00 annual dues before attending. Carol will be in the office to take your dues and update your records. Come a little early to renew memberships. Membership is a requirement for those who attend social hours, cards, shuffleboard, monthly dinners, etc. Current members will receive a monthly newsletter.
First Annual Strike for Autism No-Tap Tournament to benefit Northern New York Autism Foundation
Location: Gouverneur Bowl, 1151 US Highway 11, Gouverneur, New York
Time: April 4th 2015 at 4:00 PM or 7:00 PM
Open to all teams: Men's Women's, Mixed - Bowlers may bowl more than once
Four person team - $80
For more information call Gouverneur Bowl or check out NNY Autism Foundation
The Currys in Concert
Date: April 4th
Location: Pickens Hall, 83 State Street, Heuvelton, NY 13654
Admission: $10 each
Sponsored by the Heuvelton Historical Association and North Country Public Radio
United Methodist Church of Bombay will be holding an Easter Sunrise Service beginning at 6:30am and will be followed by a light breakfast.
Parishville Volunteer Fire Dept. Ladies Aux invites the public to Italian Night Dinner at the Firemen’s Hall in Rutman Road. Cost is $7 (one price for all). Take-out orders may be placed by calling 315-261-4642 before 4pm on the day of the dinner. Dinners will be served from 4:30 to 6:30pm. Can’t be at this dinner? The next will be held on May 4th.
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 at 4:00 p.m. For more information, please call 315-786-6541.
The American Red Cross North Country Chapter will host a Babysitter’s Training class for youth ages 11 to 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 73 Market St, Potsdam.
Babysitting is often a teenager’s first business. Babysitter’s Training from the American Red Cross builds confidence to hold, feed, and care for infants and toddlers, work with children safely, and deal with emergencies. It also teaches lifelong entrepreneurial and career development skills.The fun, fast-paced class includes hands-on activities, videos, role-plays, take-home training materials, and discussion that will teach the teenager how to:
• Perform basic child-care skills such as diapering and feeding.
• Choose age-appropriate games and toys.
• Handle bedtime and disciplinary issues.
• Identify safety hazards and prevent injuries, and care for common injuries and emergencies.
• Communicate effectively with parents.
• Find and interview for babysitting jobs.
The cost of the class is $85.00, which includes a Babysitter’s Training Certificate from the American Red Cross, handbook and CD ROM. Participants are asked to bring a bag lunch. Space is limited and advanced registration is required. To register, call 1-800-733-2767, or visit www.redcross.org/take-a-class.
SLC Chapter NYS Women, INC., will meet for lunch at 12noon at the Italian Affair located at 339 East Orvis Street in Massena. Attorney Lynn Fountain will speak on Estate Planning. The public is welcome, RSVP is required. For RSVP call Pat McGrath at 315-769-5997 by April 7th.
Massena Rod & Gun Club’s annual Sportsman’s Expo at the Massena Arena from 10am to 6pm. Come see all things related to the great outdoors of St. Lawrence County plus special guest Mark Manske of the Adirondack Raptors. Admission (US$) Adults $6, Children 12 and Under $3, Under age 5 Free! For more information contact the Massenaa Rod & Gun Club at 315-769-3205 or visit www.massenargc.us
North Country individuals and groups with environmental interests are being invited to a Sustainability Social on Saturday April 11th from 2 to 5pm. The event will be held upstairs at Between the Buns in Potsdam and there will be live music, snacks, and a cash bar. For more information, call Rick Williams at 315-267-2613 or check out the North Country 350 Alliance Facebook page.
The Friends of the Potsdam Public Library will hold a book sale on Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12 in the basement of the Potsdam Public Library. The hours will be 10am to 4pm on Saturday, April 11 and on Sunday, April 12 from 11 am to 2 pm.
There will be a wide variety of hard cover and paperback books, including fiction, mystery, biography and children's books. Prices range from 50 cents to $1. On Sunday there will ba a $3 "fill a bag" (our bag) Sale.
In addition, there will be an exquisite collection of cookbooks as well as a large quantity of VHS tapes as part of this sale.
Volunteers are needed to help with setting up for the sale on Friday, April 10 at 3:30pm and then to take down books on Sunday, April 12 at 2 pm. Help is also needed to fill 2 hour slots the days of the sale. Please call Susan Godreau, 268-9249, Hanneke La Fountain at 265-3063, or the Potsdam Public Library at 265-7230 to volunteer.
All proceeds benefit the Potsdam Public Library.
Stuff-a-Bear workshop at the SLC Arts Council. Each person gets to pick out the bear they would like, stuff it, add a heart, sew up the back and listen to a story about a bear. Workshop is led by Ellen of ‘EmBears, registration through www.slcartscouncil.org or call 265-6860.
Craft and Vendor Fair
Supporting the 2015 PotsdamAfter prom party!!
Saturday, April 11th
There will be over 30 crafter/vendor tables and many items being raffled! Come take a chance to win some great prizes!!
Food, refreshments and baked goods will also be available throughout the day.
The metaphysical discussion group "Metaphysically Speaking" will meet in the Massena Library at 1 PM. The featured speaker will be David Rawnsley, author of the book The Journey: From Science To Spirituality. His topic will be "Intention and Influence". This meeting is free and open to the public. For information call (315) 769-6235
Massena Rod & Gun Club’s annual Sportsman’s Expo at the Massena Arena from 10am to 4pm. Come see all things related to the great outdoors of St. Lawrence County plus special guest Mark Manske of the Adirondack Raptors. Admission (US$) Adults $6, Children 12 and Under $3, Under age 5 Free! For more information contact the Massenaa Rod & Gun Club at 315-769-3205 or visit www.massenargc.us
Crary Mills Tri Town Community Center is having a Haddock Dinner with Macaroni and Cheese from 12:00 - ? Dinner includes: Haddock, Macaroni and Cheese, Coleslaw, Rolls, Beverage and Dessert. Adults $9.00 (YES! $9.00) Kids under 5 eat FREE. Take outs available. For information call Twila @ 267-6413. Cookbooks for SALE - $10.00
The next meeting for the Seaway Valley Senior Citizens will be held at the Louisville Fire Department at noon. Members are asked to bring their place settings, beverage and a dish to share that will go with the ham that will be served. A collection of canned and non-perishable items will be collected again at this meeting for the food pantries. Interested persons can call 210-6640 for further information.
An Evening with Psychic Medium Wilson Stevenson
Location: All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 13300 Gotham Street Watertown, NY
Time: April 17th, 2015 7:00-9:00 PM
$12 Prepaid or $15 at the door
LouisvilleVolunteer Fire Dept Ladies Auxiliary Craft Show. Time: 9am to 3 pm Location: Louisville Fire Station Route 37 $1 Admission at the door, lunch will be served.
North Lawrence Fire Dept is holding a Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings at the fire station starting at 11:00. Dine in, take out or delivery - 315-389-4265 - 315-212-7794.. $8 Adult $6 Children 12 & Under
13th Annual North CountrySymposium held at the Eben Holding Conference Center at St. Lawrence University. The North Country has the highest number of small businesses per capita in NY State. Michael Shuman returns to this year’s Symposium with an updated analysis and emerging economic strategies as we explore how businesses can help plug leakages or capital from the regional economy. There will also be time for networking during registration, breaks, and lunch.
American Legion #74 will host a luncheon sponsored by the AARP with a speaker following the luncheon. Everyone is welcome to attend, please call Linda Wilkinson at 315-265-4465 or Janet Kelly at 315-393-1197 by April 14th for reservations.
“A Tomb With A View” Dinner and Theater Show at Brasher Falls KoC. Doors open at 5pm. $30 a person, $27 for Seniors (55 plus) must be paid by April 15th! There will be a cash bar, ham turkey, salt potatoes, and coleslaw, tossed salad, dinner roll, and apple crisp. For more info contact Terry Grant at 389-4116.
7th Annual Walk for Autism
Location: Salmon Run Mall, 21182 Salmon Run Mall Loop West, Watertown, NY
Time: April 25th, 2015 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
For more information call 315-773-5405 or check out NNY Autism Foundation
Spaghetti Dinner Dance from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Tickets available at the Senior Center from Noon to 3:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday.
Tickets will also be sold at the March 28 and April 11 dances.
Tickets are limited and will be sold no later than Wednesday, April 22 or until all tickets are sold. Cost is $10.00 per person. $4.00 will go to the band and $6.00 for dinner.
Time Line will be playing. Dinner will be served at 5:00 p.m. and the dance begins at 6:00 p.m. and runs until 10:00 p.m. No other food will be sold at this dance. Beverages will be available throughout the evening.