Jim Bohannon

The Raider Hoop Camp for basketball players entering grades 2-12 will be held June 27-30 at Massena Central High School Gymnasium.Two Sessions Held Daily: Grades 2-6 is:    from 9 a.m. -12 p.m. Grades 7-12 is:  from 1 p.m.- 4 p.m.Entry Fee is $ 70.00 Deadline to enter is Jun 12, 2016Questions: Contact Tim Currier at 764-1214  Or  Go to: Massena Basketball Association on facebook

The Massena Seniors are hosting a trip to Gananoque, Onterio Canadato see A Closer Review of Patsy Cline, it will be $50 due by May 27th, there will be bingo, tickets, a buffet dinner at the Massena American Legion any questions please call 769-7810

Morley Library Association, Inc. Fundraiser The Morley Library Association, Inc. is conducting another in a series of fundraisers to help finance continued improvements and upgrades to the Morley Library. A multi-prize raffle will be conducted during the coming weeks until September 8.  The raffle prizes  include two season tickets for SLU men’s hockey games, a $100 Save-A-Lot grocery gift card,  a $100 lottery tree, two  $50 Walmart gift cards and five (5) gift cards from local restaurants which includes the Cascade, The Club, Sergi’s in Canton, Best Western and Dunkin Donuts. The drawings for all these prizes will be held on September 8. Tickets are $1 each or six for $5 and can be purchased at the Morley Library,  or from any member of the Morley Library Association, Inc. For more information about the Morley Library Association, Inc. or the raffle, call 379-9863 or email the Morley Library Association at  morleylibassoc@gmail.com

Event Description : Hearts of hope is a support group for the LOVED ones of addicts. Meetings are held every Tuesday at Norfolkrescue squad bldg. 7 Sedwick street@ 6:00 p.m.Contact Email: sonyas00@hotmail.com

The St. Lawrence County Office for the Aging; in partnership with Cornell Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring a FREETai Chi for Arthritis Program at the Massena Community Center in June.  The classes will be held Wednesdays from 10 am – 12 pm.   The first class is June 1st.   The MassenaCommunity Centeris located at 61 Beach Street, Massena. The Tai ChiArthritis Foundation fitness program is a free 10-12 week program and is provided by Office for the Aging as part of the evidence based, health promotion program for older adults age 60 and over. Staff fromCornell Cooperative Extension,instruct the classes in a partnership with Office for the Aging. Classes include a combination of slow moving with deep breathing exercises that allow you to improve mind, body, and spirit. Participants will increase strength, balance and posture, reduce stress and increase relaxation. Class size is limited and participants must register in advance. For more information and to register for the class, contact Danielle Durant at Office for the Aging 315-386-4730or email ddurant@stlawco.org

29th Annual Mike Hazelton Memorial Golf Tourney Friday, July 1 @ Massena Country Club Shotgun starts @ 8am and 12:30 pm $140 per team (carts & green fees extra (non members) 4 person scramble with Mens, Ladies and Mixed Divisions $50 tee sponsorships available as well Sign up at the Massena Country Club 769-2293 Call Kelly Gordon at 769-8805 for questions/more information. All proceeds benefit the Mike Hazelton Memorial Scholarship and donations back to the community.

VFW Post 1143, 101 West Hatfield ST, Massena NY will be having Taco Tuesday every third Tuesday of the month from  4:30-630pm Taco’s 1 for $2, proceeds benefit the post, questions please call 769-3434

May 25th

FREERabiesClinicHammondTownBarn 6-7:30pm

Event Description : ‘Be Your Own Boss’ Workshop
MASSENA – Take the first step toward starting, running and growing a successful small business by participating in an informational seminar May 25 at the MassenaTown Hall.
The class introduces would-be entrepreneurs to the risks and rewards of starting their own business and the resources available to help including opportunities to contract with New YorkStateas a woman, minority or veteran-owned business.
The workshop will be held from 6to 8 p.m.on Wednesday, May 25 in Room 30 of the MassenaTown Halland is co-sponsored by the Massena Business Development Corporation and the Adirondack Economic Development Corp. (AEDC).
Seating is limited and preregistration is encouraged via email at admin@town.massena.ny.usor by calling 315-705-0009.
For more information, contact the AEDC at jamesmurphy52@me.comor call 518-891-5523.

Reynolds retirees will meet for a buffet lunch at the malone Golf Club at 11:30, all former employees are welcome to attend with spouses and guests, for reservations please call Pat McGrath 315-769-5997 by 5/19/16

The ‘About Boating Safely’ Course -  (ABS) -  will be given by U. S.Coast Guard  Auxiliary Flotilla 092-01-01 Massena on Wednesday and Thursday,  May 25 and 26, from 5to 9PMat HawkinsPointVisitorsCenter.  The ABScourse meets  requirements for the operation of boats and personal watercraft in all states.  Both sessions must be attended. Upon completion a boating safety certificate will be issued. The cost is $35 per person and a family rate is available.  For further information and to register for the class call 1-315-600-6306.  If no answer please leave a message.

Wednesday, May 25, 7:00 p.m. Bees and Bee Keeping Discussion Group Informal, all are welcome, small donation  appreciated Community Room, E.J. Noble Medical Bldg., 80 E. Main Street, Canton, NY. Information: 315.347.4223, LocalLivingVenture@gmail.com

May 26th

Trinity Episcopal Church, on FallIsland(8 Maple Street) in Potsdam, will host its "fourth Thursday of the month" free-will community supper on Thursday, May 26, from 5pmto 6:30pmin the church’s parish hall. This month's menu features beef tacos,cabbage salad, dessert, and beverages. Enjoy a good meal and good fellowship; bring family and friends! Donations are accepted, but not expected.

The United Steel Workers Organization of Active Retirees Northern New York Chapter 4-AB1 Will be holding Our final  meeting before summer break is May 26, 2016Starting at 4:00 PMAt the Massena Community Center 61 Beach Street Massena, New YorkFor further information call Richard Orton at 315-384-4216

May 27th

PENNY(Pennsylcania New York Bluegrass and (Old Time) Country Music Association)  Memorial Day Bluegrass Festival May 27th-29th 199 Wrench LaneBainbridge (off St. RTE 206) Friday $5 6pm-? Country Round and Square, Saturday $15 Sunday $10 under 12 free, Weekend $30 free camping with weekend pass Vendors $55 with free camping, approval reeq.  Contact Don Hardic 570-934-2507

The local EAA Chapter 500 will be providing their 39th annual Fly-in Pancake breakfast this year on June 26th, at the Town of Massena Hangarfrom 8 AMuntil noon.  The price for adults is $7.00 and children under 12 are $4.00.  The menu consists of pancakes, sausage, eggs, fresh maple syrup, milk, juice and coffee. Drive, walk, or fly over to the Town of Massena Hangaron Aviation Roadand enjoy the 39th annual pancake breakfast this year on June 26th. Contact person is: Earl Schell

246 Foster RoadFort CovingtonNY12937518 358 4686

 

Pedro Parties will be held on May 27th. June 10th. and June 24th. at the LBSH dining room in BrasherFalls.  These Card Parties are sponsored by the Quad Town Senior Citizen Club and are opened to the public.  Admission $1.00.  Please bring a snack to pass. QuadTownSenior Citizens will hold it's next Dinner/Business meeting on June 7th. at 6:00 P.M.in the Dining room in BrasherFalls. The Meeting will follow at 7:00 P.M.Please bring a dish to pass and your own table service.

May 28th

Food Distribution 9-10:30am St. Vincent DePaul 128 Main StMassena

May 30th

AMVETS Post #4 Memorial Day Parade and Services, Line up is at 10:30at SacredHeartChurchand Leave at 11amany questions please call 315-764-0686
 

May 31st

The Lunch and Learn Program hosted by GouverneurHospitalwill be held on May 31st.   The topic will be “The Sweet Truth:  Sugar vs. Artificial Sweeteners”.  Presented by:  Lauren Smith, RD CLC, Clinical Nutrition Manager, Canton-PotsdamHospital. This program is free and open to the community.  Join us in the East Wing Community Room from 11:30 AM-1:00 PM.  The session will include a presentation, lunch and time for your questions. Please join us and bring a friend.  Advance reservations are required by May 27th.   For more information or to reserve your spot today, contact Bonnie Porter at 535-9309 or bporter@gvnrhospital.org.  Look for our monthly programs.

June 2nd

Members of the Morley Library Association Inc.  and all area residents interested in the future of the Morley Library are reminded that the next meeting of the Morley Library Association Inc.  will be held at 6:00 P.M.on Thursday, June 2,  2016, 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. Call 379-9863 or email the Morley Library Association Inc. at morleylibassoc.@gmail.comfor more information.

June 3rd

 The Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) will hold a memorial ceremony to pay tribute to the workers who lost their lives during the original construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway. The ceremony will take place at the Eisenhower Lock Visitors' Center, 190 Barnhart Road, Massena, New York, at 2:00 p.m.on Friday, June 3, 2016.

The local EAA Chapter 500 will be providing their 39th annual Fly-in Pancake breakfast this year on June 26th, at the Town of Massena Hangarfrom 8 AMuntil noon.  The price for adults is $7.00 and children under 12 are $4.00.  The menu consists of pancakes, sausage, eggs, fresh maple syrup, milk, juice and coffee. Drive, walk, or fly over to the Town of Massena Hangaron Aviation Roadand enjoy the 39th annual pancake breakfast this year on June 26th. Contact person is: Earl Schell

246 Foster RoadFort CovingtonNY12937518 358 4686

 

June 4th

 

1st Chicken BBQ of the season Massena Moose Lodge 1110, 4 Ames St. Sat June 4th - Starting at 1PM until sold out ½ chicken, salt potatoes, salad & roll $10 per order Take outs available and local deliveries – 769-5720 Proceed to Alzheimer’s Association

Event Name: June 4 at 2:30 PM Location: Village Green on Main Street in Canton Info:  Enter to win $10,000!  Tickets for the raffle cost $10 each or 3 for $25.  The drawing is free and open to the public.  The winners do not need to be present to win.  Tickets on sale at all SLNYSARC locations, by calling 315-386-3529 or online at www.slnysarc.org.

June 5th

The Massena Seniors are hosting a trip to Gananoque, Onterio Canadato see A Closer Review of Patsy Cline, it will be $50 due by May 27th, there will be bingo, tickets, a buffet dinner at the Massena American Legion any questions please call 769-7810

June 6th

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, OneStopCareerCenter, NYS Route310, Bldg. 80, Cantonon: Monday, June 6, 2016at 3:00 p.m.For more information, please call 315-786-6541.

                                         

June 11th

The Norwood Kiwanis is planning a kids day. The animal Shelter will be there, "Touch a Truck" (they can crawl around community safety and construction vehicles. Activities with Norwood Library will have activities,face painting, bounce houses.  We are looking for other organizations that deal with kids to join us. No charge for tables. They can contact Kiwanis president Patti dean at pdean@nncsk12.org or 315-244-5806

Potsdam, NY—The combined hospital guilds of Canton-PotsdamHospitalwill once again host their popular Garden Tour Saturday, June 11, 2016, rain or shine, this time featuring private gardens of Canton, NY. The registration fee is $15 per person and all proceeds benefit patients and families of Canton-PotsdamHospital. Those wishing admittance to these private gardens must register on the day of the event, Saturday, June 11, 2016, between 9AMand 10AM. Registrants will receive a brochure as proof of payment and a map to the featured gardens. Two registration locations have been opened: participants may register either at the Potsdam Agway, 14 Pine Street, Potsdam, NY, or at the E. J. Noble Professional Building main lobby (closest to the guild’s butterfly garden at the east entrance of the building), located at 80 E. Main Street in Canton, NY. Tourswill start in the butterfly garden, which features butterfly-friendly plants and wrought-iron artwork from the Aurora, NY, design house of MacKenzie-Childs. Balloons will mark each garden entrance and tour participants will be asked to present their brochure to each garden host or hostess. For additional information, interested individuals may contact guild representatives by calling (315) 265-2775 or (315) 386-5243.

CANTON, NY -- Advance registration will be closing soon for a workshop entitled "Playing With Fire: Rocket Stove Build for a Summer Kitchen" coordinated by the Local Living Venture near Canton, NY.  During this all-day event on Saturday, June 11, attendees will learn how to build a solid, basic rocket stove and explore many variations on the theme. To register, send an email to LocalLivingVenture@gmail.com or call (315) 347-4223 to reserve a spot, noting the number in party, contact phone number and email address when reserving. Email confirmation will be sent to all registrants within 24-48 hours. The workshop site is located approximately 10 miles from downtown Canton, NY. Exact details, including directions, will be included in the RSVP Confirmation that is sent to all registered participants.  Free primitive camping is available for out-of-town attendees, by prior arrangement.

June 14th

 GardenShare will hold its seventh annual fundraising dinner and auction on June 14, 2016at Jake's on the Water in HannawaFalls.  There will be a cash bar cocktail hour at 5:30and dinner will be served at 6:30.  The event will feature a locally-sourced, fresh, seasonal menu prepared especially for GardenShare by Jake's head chef, Josh Taillon.  Tickets are $75 each. All proceeds from this fundraiser support GardenShare's efforts to make healthy, sustainable food choices available to everyone in the region.

 

June 18th

 

Save the Date: Saturday, June 18, 2016 - Biking for Books 50K bicycle ride The Morley Library Association is hosting a 50K (31 mile) bicycle ride for all ages and abilities. The ride is not a race but friendly competition is welcome. The ride will start and finish at 7254 CR 27 at the MorleyWesleyanChurchin Morley at 10 amon Saturday, June, 18 and will travel through the rural countryside in the Morley area. Contact John Beaudette at (315) 386-5235or email Beagle_Scout_MrB@hotmail.com  for more information or to register. Watch for more details in the coming days. The Morley Library Association is hosting the 3rd annual Biking for Books 50K (31 mi.) ride on Saturday, June 18th.  It will be mostly flat with rolling hills through rural countryside, for all ages and abilities. This is not a race, but friendly competition is welcome. We will time the ride for bragging rights only. Door prizes will be awarded, with t-shirts awarded with on time registration. Mail the $25 registration fee to:  John Beaudette, 2242 County Rt. 14, Canton, NY13617. Please make checks payable to Morley Library association, Inc. Online registration can be made at: theclipjointpetgrooming.com. Click on the Biking for Books tab on the top right. Registration must be received by 6/4/2016to be guaranteed a t-shirt. Ride day registration starts at 9:00amat the MorleyWesleyanChurchat 7254 County Route27 in Morley, NY. Ride starts at 10:00am, starting and finishing at the MorleyWesleyanChurch. Door prizes will be awarded after the ride. All participants will eligible for door prizes and must be present at time of the drawing. Contact John Beaudette at (315) 386-5235or email Beagle_Scout_MrB@hotmail.comfor more information

 

June 21st

 

The St. Lawrence County AARP Chapter #2831 will be having a Luncheon at the West Potsdam Fire Hall 801 West Potsdam RD at 12pm anyone wishing to attend is welcome please call Linida Wilkenson 315-265-4464 or Janet Kelly 315-393-1197 for reservations by Friday before the meeting

 

 

July 1st

 

29th Annual Mike Hazelton Memorial Golf Tourney Friday, July 1 @ Massena Country Club Shotgun starts @ 8am and 12:30 pm $140 per team (carts & green fees extra (non members) 4 person scramble with Mens, Ladies and Mixed Divisions $50 tee sponsorships available as well Sign up at the Massena Country Club 769-2293 Call Kelly Gordon at 769-8805 for questions/more information. All proceeds benefit the Mike Hazelton Memorial Scholarship and donations back to the community.

Aug 6th

Free Rabies Clinic SLC Public Health at the Human Services Center 12-2

 

Aug 18th

Free Rabies Clinic Fowler at the Fowler Town Barn 6-8pm

Sept 6th

Free Rabies Clinic Waddington at the Waddington Town Barn 6-8pm

Oct 19th

Free Rabies Clinic Ogdensburg at the Ogdensburg Fire Hall 6-8pm

Oct 26th

Free Rabies Clinic Lisbon at the Lisbon Fire Station 6-7pm

Nov 9th

Free Rabies Clinic Hermon at the Hermon Town Barn 6-8pm

Nov 19th

Free Rabies Clinic SLC Public Health at the Human Services Center 5-7pm

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