PSATs in Canton on Wednesday
CANTON -- PSATs will be given at Canton Central School on Wednesday, Oct. 13 from 8 to 11 a.m. Students may sign up in the Guidance Office by bringing cash or a check for $13 made out to Canton Central School by Oct. 8.
All juniors considering college should take the test. Freshman and sophomores wanting to gain experience with the test may be allowed to sign up on a limited basis.
Swedish crime thriller “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” at Cinema 10 Monday night
POTSDAM – Cinema 10 continues its fall 2010 season on Monday, Oct. 4 with a showing of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” or “Män som hatar kvinnor,” a 2009 Swedish crime thriller.
The film is based on a popular crime novel of the same name.
The story centers on a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, sentenced to prison after losing a libel case brought against him by a powerful industrialist.
Last of Italian Night dinners at Parishville FD on Oct. 4
PARISHVILLE -- The Parishville Fire Department Auxiliary's monthly Italian Night Dinners, held on the first Monday of the month, will finish up for the year with the dinner Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Parishville Firemen’s Hall.
Menu will include: spaghetti, lasagna, meatballs, sausage, bread, salad, beverages and homemade desserts.
Prices are $7, adults; $6, senior citizens and 6 to 12 years; 5 years and under, free. Takeouts will be available.
The dinners will resume, as usual, in April.
John G. Boyden, Sr., 96, of Stillman Drive, died October 2, 2010 at his home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 6th at 11:00 a.m. at the Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton with Mother Evette Austin officiating. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 5 - 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fairview cemetery, Canton at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Grace Episcopal Church, 9 E. Main Street, Canton, NY 13617 or Salvation Army, 723 State Street, Watertown, NY 13601.
Mr. John A. Bradshaw, age 54 of Potsdam, NY passed away unexpectedly Saturday, October 2, 2010 in Kingston, Ontario. Arrangements are incomplete with the Garner Funeral Service in Potsdam.
The Northern New York Community Foundation's recently established St. Lawrence County Advisory Council held their first meeting on September 27 at Rushton Place in Canton. Pictured from left: Joseph Laurenza, Richville, Kathy Wyckoff, Canton, Charles Goolden, Colton, and Peter Van de Water, Canton; (standing from left): Phil Harnden, Richville, Mike Burgess, Gouverneur, Chris Angus, Canton, Fred Hanss, Potsdam, Peter Beekman, Canton, Thomas Patterson, Ogdensburg. Not pictured: Thomas Burns, Canton, Sal Cania, Hannawa Falls, Sally Palao, Ogdenburg, and John Vose, Potsdam.
Canton Central to honor individuals, teams at Athletic Hall of Fame
CANTON -- Canton’s Williams High School’s Athletic Hall of Fame celebrates individual athletes, a basketball team, a longtime coach, and a longtime supporter at induction ceremonies Saturday, Oct. 9.
The ceremony starts at 5 p.m. in the school auditorium.
Other Canton standouts from the past will also be at the school earlier that day to participate in open basketball and wrestling clinics.
The 2010 inductees are:
Clarkson invites PAs for open house in celebration of National Physician Assistant Week
POTSDAM -- Clarkson University invites North Country physician assistants to an open house on Wednesday, Oct. 6, in celebration of National PA (Physician Assistant) Week. The event takes place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in Clarkson Hall on Clarkson's downtown campus.
Celebrated every year, PA Week serves to celebrate the significant impact PAs have made and continue to make in health care, to expand awareness of the profession and to salute the outstanding growth of the PA profession.
Knitting circle to be held in Waddington tomorrow
WADDINGTON – A knitting circle for the experienced or beginners will be held at the community room of the Waddington Hepburn Library every Monday from 11 a.m. to noon.
For more information, contact the library at 388-4454 or www.waddingtonlibrary.com.
Retired federal employees meeting in Winthrop on Monday
WINTHROP – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association for St. Lawrence and Franklin counties will hold their fall meeting Monday, Oct. 4 at noon at Goose Landing Restaurant.
All current and retired federal employees, their spouses or survivors are invited.
For more info: 764-5507, 393-1711, www.narfe.org.