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Seaway Band

DEKALB JUNCTION: Seaway Band, 8 p.m. to midnight, AmVets Post 11, 4348 U.S. Hwy. 11, 315-347-3099.

Jazz at the Bucc

CANTON: Victor Caamaño and Jim Akins performing jazz, 7-9 p.m., Buccaneer Lounge, 4 W. Main St.; no cover, but tips accepted for the musicians.


Day camp

MASSENA: Day camp ages 6-12 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd; water, water everywhere: learn about the water that surrounds us through cool experiments and hands-on activities; bring lunch and clothes to go outside.

Movie Night

POTSDAM: Potsdam Public Library presents a free movie: "The Lego Movie" 6-8 p.m. Feel free to bring snacks and pillows/blankets; 2 Park St;


Public Skating

POTSDAM: Free public skating at 43 Pine St. Arena, sponsored by the Potsdam Elks Lodge;1:45 to 2:45 p.m.

CANTON: Public skating at 90 Lincoln St, Canton Pavilion;12:00-1:30 p.m.

OGDENSBURG: Public skating at Richard G. Lockwood Civic Center; 1-3 p.m. $1 youth, $2 adults. Skate rentals $3.

MASSENA: Public skating at Massena Arena, 180 Harte Haven Plz;11 am -12:50 pm; $2.Skate rentals $3.


Recycled crafts

MASSENA: Free event: make a bracelet or a necklace with recycled materials; 2-3 p.m; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd;

Arts for special needs

MASSENA: Teens and adults with special needs and their friends are invited to a "Friday Night Out,” 6 p.m; Nicandri Nature Center, 19 Robinson Bay Rd;; hosted by SLC Arts; $5 materials fee;

Death talk

CANTON: Sheldon Solomon, a social psychologist and professor of psychology at Skidmore College, will deliver a public talk, titled “The Worm at the Core: On the Role of Death in Life.” at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 22, in Hepburn Auditorium room 218, St. Lawrence University; free and open to the public; 315-229-5106.


Steak or haddock

OGDENSBURG: Steak or haddock dinner, Knights of Columbus, Martins Field Club, 721 Hasbrouck St., 4:30-6:30 p.m., includes BBQ steak or haddock filet, baked potato, baked beans, tossed salad and roll; eat in or take out, $11 for adults, $10 for seniors and children; public is welcome, 315-393-7990; dinners reserved for pre-purchased ticket holders.

Sloppy Joes, mac salad

BRASHER FALLS: Free community dinner of Sloppy Joes and mac salad, 5-6 p.m., Brasher Falls Methodist Church.