Don Washington Trio
HEUVELTON: Don Washington Trio will bring blues and jazz to Pickens Opera House, 83 State St., 7 p.m.; cost: $13; advance tickets to all ticketed events are available online at https://squareup.com/store/pickensgeneral/ and at Pickens General Store, (315)344-7950.
North Star (Polaris)
POTSDAM: North Star (Polaris), free planetarium show, shows are held every Thursday afternoon at 4 p.m., in the Dr. Frank A. Revetta Planetarium, located in the basement of Stowell Hall; each show lasts about 45 minutes, and guests of all ages are welcome; attendees are encouraged to arrive early, because once the show begins, the door is locked; no food or drink are allowed in the planetarium, and as darkness is required, cell phones cannot be used during the show; free parking is available in Lot 6, near Kellas Hall.
OGDENSBURG: Ogdensburg Public Library hosting Movie Night; 5:30 p.m; 315-393-4325; 312 Washington St.
MORRISTOWN: Morristown Gateway Museum and Red Barn Preserve are the hosts of the September Business In the Spotlight networking event, organized by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce; 5-7 p.m., tour of the Red Barn Preserve starts at 4 p.m.; following the tour, attendees can network over refreshments and light fare; register for the event at slcchamber.org, Facebook.com/SLCchamberNY, or call 315-386-4000; $5 admission includes food and door prizes.
CDL training open house
CANTON: Career Ready Education and Success Training (CREST) Center will hold an open house for its new commercial driver's license training program, 3-7 p.m., Halford Hall; free and open to the public; designed for community members interested in starting a lucrative driving career by earning a CDL-A license; guests will have the opportunity to tour the college's training truck and learn about the many benefits of local or long-distance driving; those interested in joining the CDL-A training program can also contact the SUNY Canton CREST Center by phone, 315-386-7197, or email [email protected].
SPORTS & RECREATION
One Hour One Work
OGDENSBURG: ‘One Hour One Work’ intensive art study of Frederic Remington’s 1910 bronze sculpture “The Stampede,” 1 p.m., Frederic Remington Museum, 303 Washington St.; free with admission to museum, 60 minutes of focused study lead by museum educators; register, info: 315-393-2425, [email protected].
Build your own canvas
OGDENSBURG: “Build Your Own Stretched Canvas” class taught by local artist Julie Pratt, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Frederic Remington Art Museum's Eva Caten Remington Education Center, 323 Washington St.; will introduce the various tools, materials, and methods of surface preparation, and guide participants step-by-step through the canvas building process; each participant will take home one completed canvas, ready to be painted on; all skill levels welcome, materials provided; $20 for museum members, $30 for non-members; class limited to 12 participants; 315-393-2425, [email protected], fredericremington.org.
ON THE MENU
NORWOOD: Knapps Station Community Church, 3035 County Route 47, will serve chicken pie, 5 p.m.; includes chicken pie, mashed potatoes, squash, green beans, rolls, with pumpkin pie or apple crisp for dessert; $8 adults, $4 ages 5-12 and free to all under 5 or over 90; takeouts start at 4:30 p.m.; whole chicken pies must be pre-ordered by calling 315-244-3159 or 315-212-9771.
Free church supper
HEUVELTON: Heuvelton Presbyterian Church will host a free will supper, 4:30 p.m., donations will be accepted but not expected.
NORWOOD: Kiwanis Club of Norwood hosting spaghetti dinner, 5-7 p.m., Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School Cafeteria; $7 ages 6 and up, $3 children five and younger; all proceeds go to projects for children in the Norwood-Norfolk School district; take-outs available.
Roast pork dinner
DEPEYSTER: Roast pork dinner at Depeyster United Methodist Church, 4:30 p.m., with mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, applesauce, cole slaw, roll, dessert, beverage; $10 adults, $5 children 5-12, younger than 5 free; take-outs available.