Snow covered in Madrid

Photographer Raina Marie Fuller snapped this shot of fresh snow on trees in Madrid.

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BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam; open mic night; discount well drinks; 8:30-midnight; info: 265-8888.

Community Events

INTRODUCTION TO MS WORD CLASS, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St.; info:, 315-265-7230.

WIC CLINIC, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Ogdensburg Presbyterian Church, 423 Ford St.

UGLY SWEATER WEDNESDAY, at Madrid’s Home Town Café, prizes awarded to patrons wearing ugliest sweater; info: 315-265-2047.

HAMMOND — Breakfast with Santa will be held at the Presbyterian Church Saturday, Dec. 16, from 9-11:30 a.m. Hot breakfast will be served, and there will be photos and visits with Santa. The cost to attend is $5 for the family. Proceeds will benefit a local family.   Read More >>
WADDINGTON – The Hepburn Library of Waddington is hosting a holiday crafts session for children on Saturday, Dec. 16, from 9-11 p.m. in the library community room. Read More >>
MASSENA – Now that there’s enough snow on the ground, the Nicandri Nature Center, at Moses State Park, 19 Robinson Bay Rd., has skiing and snowshoeing during their winter hours, Wednesday through Sunday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Also on the schedule for December are: • Wednesdays, Yoga with Marie Kirwan to 10:15 a.m., and Woods Walk with Joel, 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. • Thursdays, Nature Nuts Preschool Program... Read More >>
OGDENSBURG -- Parents may drop children off from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Dec. 16, at Ogdensburg Free Academy Key Club’s annual Santa Land event at the school cafeteria. The event is free of charge. Registration begins at 9:45 a.m. Santa Land will provide children between the ages of four to eight several activities including: Christmas cookie decorating, decoration making, writing a letter to... Read More >>
WADDINGTON – Children can learn to make Christmas trees with paper Saturday, Dec. 16, from 1-5 p.m. at The Gallery, 10 Main St. All materials provided. The workshop costs $2. No reservation is required.   Read More >>