A day at the beach in Norwood

Third grade students at Norwood-Norfolk Central School enjoy a day at the Norwood Beach Monday to celebrate the last week of school. Pictured here, from left, are Kobe Branham, Riley Sweet, and Aleksandr Silver playing in the sand.

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ANDY VAN DUYNE, 6-8 p.m., Maxfields, 5-7 Market St., Potsdam, on the deck.

Community Events

AARP CHAPTER 2831 LUNCHEON, 11:45 a.m., West Potsdam Fire Hall; $12; chair yoga presentation by Ellie Beeler;, 315-265-6964.

BARN QUILT WORKSHOP, 9 a.m., Morristown Gateway Museum, register, info: 315-713-4549; cost: $75.

POTSDAM – Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s next Red Cross Blood Drive is Friday, June 22, in the second-floor Conference Rooms A&B at 50 Leroy St. from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donors must be healthy, at least 16 years of age, and weigh at least 110 lbs. They ask people who are type 0 Neg, 0 Pos, A Neg, or B Neg. to consider a Double Red donation. First time donors and walk-ins are welcome.   Read More >>
On the menu Roast beef dinner DEPEYSTER: Thursday, Roast beef dinner, 4:30 p.m., Depeyster United Methodist Church; roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, cole slaw, roll, dessert, beverage for $10; take-outs available. Southwestern food POTSDAM: Thursday, 3rd Thursday Sampling, Potsdam Food Co-op, 24 Elm St., 3:30-5:30 p.m.; featured: Gardein Skillet Meal Chick’n Fiesta, Vermont Organic... Read More >>
POTSDAM — An intro to fishing clinic will be offered Saturday, June 23, from 9-11 a.m. at Ives Park. Nature Up North will host the clinic and teach participants how to cast and about local fish. Fishing poles will be provided. Once a year, New York State opens up their waters for free fishing for NYS residents, so no previous experience or fishing license required. About 10 fishing poles will be... Read More >>
CANTON -- The next meeting of the St. Lawrence County Environmental Management Council will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 20 in the second-floor conference room of the Public Safety Complex, across Court Street from the County Courthouse. The speaker will be John Tenbusch, of the County Planning Office, who will discuss some current trends and programs related to plastics recycling.       Read More >>
OGDENSBURG –Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center’s Wellness Center will be hosting a free Wellness Day in the New York Avenue Park, kitty-corner from the Medical Center on Friday, June 22 from 1-5 p.m. In the event of rain, the fair will be moved to the Medical Center’s Hess Auditorium. The health fair will feature an opportunity to speak with Wellness Center providers and Mental Health Center staff... Read More >>