Girl Scouts gather at Clarkson

More than 30 local Girl Scouts filled Clarkson University’s Science Center recently for an annual activity night hosted by Clarkson’s section of the Society of Women Engineers. The Girl Scouts enjoyed a pizza dinner, a presentation by Clarkson’s Mini Baja SAE Team, and a series of hands-on engineering activities. Read more here.

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CRANE SYMPHONIC BAND, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall, SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music.

COUNTRY'OKE, 7 p.m., Akwesasne Mohawk Casino, 873 State Route 37; country karaoke event, in the Cascades Lounge; $3 drink specials, no cover.

JAM SESSION, AMVETS Post 11, 4348 US Highway 11, DeKalb Junction, 7-9 p.m.; hosted by Dan Cole.

Community Events

SAUSAGE SAMPLING, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Potsdam Food Co-Op, 24 Elm St.,, 315-265-4630; featuring Hilary’s Organic Breakfast Sausage in spicy veggie and apple maple flavors.

MASSENA – The Nicandri Nature Center will host a series of all day Environmental Education Week programs and day camps from April 23-27. Day camps will be offered from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. for ages 6-12. Each day features hands-on activities focused on environmental awareness. Attendees will track where their food comes from, look for signs of erosion, do found art projects and other activities. A 2 p.... Read More >>
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Brass Quintet is celebrating its 50th anniversary at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music this year. In honor of that milestone, the quintet will perform three concerts of the works of composter Anthony Plog and host him during a residency at the school. The group will perform "Polychromes," in a special 50th anniversary concert on Monday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m., in the Sara... Read More >>
CANTON – The Divestment Club and the Environmental Action Organization at St. Lawrence University will stage a Rivers and Roadsides Clean-up event Sunday, April 22, from 2-3 p.m. Students will convene in the Sullivan Student Center, 25 Park St., and then walk routes around Canton cleaning up trash along roadsides and the river.   Read More >>
POTSDAM -- The inimitable Aubrey Plaza (Parks and Recreation) stars in “Ingrid Goes West” on April 23 during the final Cinema 10 film of the spring season. Plaza takes her comedic wit to the dark side in this 2017 film directed by Matt Spicer. When social media sociopath Ingrid moves to California to befriend an Instagram superstar, she becomes part of a world ruled by hashtags, mistaking likes... Read More >>
OGDENSBURG -- Spring cleanup in the City of Ogdensburg will commence Monday, April 23. The last day to place material out for pickup is Sunday, May 20. The city will pick up green waste, which is defined as leaves, brush and small branches and limbs. The city does not pick up trash, animal waste, lumber, rubble, rocks, furniture or appliances. These items should not be intermingled with green... Read More >>