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Monarchs in Madrid

Capturing shots of monarch butterflies in her garden, Madrid photographer Mary Gooshaw said, “I created the milkweed garden for just this reason.” Milkweed attract monarchs that lay eggs on the leaves and, after hatching, the caterpillars eat the plant’s leaves, their exclusive food. Photo submitted.

 

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LIVE

Concert series

NORWOOD: Norwood Village Green Concert Series presents Rustic Riders, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. for the Norwood Elementary School; 7 p.m., for general public at the Village Green. Pass the bucket donations accepted. Bring your chair or blanket. For full schedule visit nvgcs.org or for info call 315-261-2866

SALES & BAZAARS

Rummage sale

 
HOPKINTON — A Christmas in July craft sale in the park sponsored by the Hopkinton Historical Group will be held Saturday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Interested crafters contact Debbie Bagnato by email at [email protected] Deadline July 17. No direct sales companies.   Read More >>
CANTON - The St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce and St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency are offering an in-person, outdoor networking event on Wednesday, June 30, at 4:30 p.m. at Heritage Park. Called “Nature & Networking,” attendees who wish to walk through the park will split up into small groups for a “walk & talk.” The networking program will begin at 5 p.m.... Read More >>
BRASHER FALLS — The Puzzle Piece Foundation will be holding the 7th annual "Color Me Blue" 5K Walk/Run. All proceeds will benefit The Puzzle Piece Foundation. The race will be held on July 24 at 9 a.m. starting from the Tri-Town Arena, 746 State Highway 11C. The cost is $20 per adult and $10 per child. All who pre-registered are guaranteed a t-shirt. There will be an optional route for those who... Read More >>
HOPKINTON — The Hopkinton-Fort Jackson Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting on June 29, at 6:30 p.m. Contact Frank at 315-265-8677 or Kristen at 315-261-9659 for details and location of the meeting.   Read More >>
North Country Vaccine Health Equity Task Force will host a Q&A session about COVID vaccines with Dr. Jana Shaw. The event will take place online on Monday, June 28, at 3 p.m. at Facebook.com/JCPHS. Dr. Shaw is a pediatric infectious disease specialist and chief medical officer for North Country Family Health Center, based in Watertown. The North Country Vaccine Health Equity Task Force is... Read More >>