Santa siting in Parishville

A kids Christmas party held by the Ladies Auxiliary of AMVETS Post 265 in Parishville was held this past weekend. About 60 people attended and all of the kids, and some parents, got time with Santa to ask for their Christmas wishes. Read more here.

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Holiday pops concert

POTSDAM: Orchestra of Northern New York eighth annual holiday pops concert, “Celebrate the Holidays,” 7:30 p.m., Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall, SUNY Potsdam; tickets available at Community Performance Series box office, Brick and Mortar Music at 15 Market St., or 315-267-2277; advance tickets: $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and $10 for college students, 17 and under is free.

Workshops, Classes on Tuesday Decorative folk painting WADDINGTON: Decorative Folk Painting, 9:30 a.m.-noon, The Gallery, 10 Main St.; work on your own project, learn the strokes and tops and tricks of the trade as you progress; $15, no experience necessary, all materials provided;, 315-308-4410 to preregister and prepay. $10 Tuesdays WADDINGTON: $10 Tuesdays, making a... Read More >>
LIVE ON MONDAY Candlight Concert Broadcast POTSDAM: 2018 Crane Candlelight Concerts at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music broadcast on Mountain Lake PBS, 9 p.m.; audio broadcast on NCPR on Christmas day at 11 a.m.; 2017 concert will be broadcast on WPBS on Dec. 17 at 10 a.m., Dec. 23 at 4 p.m., Dec. 24 at 9 p.m., Dec. 25 at 3 p.m.     Read More >>
CANTON -- An appearance by naturalist, educator and writer Paul Hetzler at TAUNY in Canton tonight has been postponed. Hetzler, an educator at Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County in Canton, was to appear between 5:30 and 7 p.m. to talk about his book "Shady Characters: Plant Vampires, Caterpillar Soup, Leprechaun Trees and Other Hilarities of the Natural World," a collection of... Read More >>
CANTON -- The public is invited to attend the 18th Annual Community Winter Solstice celebration at Eben Holden Conference Center on the campus of St. Lawrence University in Canton. This Earth-based ceremony for all ages will take place Friday, Dec. 21 at 6 p.m. Admission is free. Items of non-perishable food for donation to our local food pantries will be gratefully accepted. Attendees are... Read More >>
CANTON -- Cornell Cooperative Extension is starting a grazing dairy discussion group Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 10:30 a.m. at the Extension Learning Farm classroom, 2043B State Highway 68. The first meeting will be an organizational meeting to get to know each other and pick topics for meetings in January, February and March. Lunch will be provided. Some topics might be feeding grain, not feeding grain... Read More >>