Five Things Friday event calendar – Feb. 19


Happy Friday!

Out and About

1. 3rd Annual Steve 'Z' Scholarship Tournament

When: All day Friday
Where: 3D Sports, 6014 Number Four Road, Lowville
What: Book tee time anytime
Cost: Members, $10; nonmembers, $30
INFO: 376-2386 or

Friday / Lowville

2. Fire and Ice Extravaganza

When: 5 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Where: 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel, 200 Riverside Drive, Clayton
What: Benefits North Country Troopers Assisting Troops
Cost: $20

Friday & Saturday / Clayton

3. Lake St. Lawrence Winter Chill

When: All day Friday and Saturday
Where: Throughout Massena, Louisville and Waddington
What: Includes “Taste of Italy,” snowman-building Guiness world record attempt, hockey tourney, broomball, laser light ice skating and a bonfire. Benefits library programming.
Cost: Contact for prices

Friday & Saturday / Massena, Louisville, Waddington

4. Forsyth's Rifles 7th Annual Winter Ball

When: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Ogdensburg AMVETS Post 19, 215 Ford Street, Ogdensburg
What: Music by Quite Carried Away with Caller John Nash. All dances are taught and called.
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 393-6140 or

Saturday / Ogdensburg

5. Snowtown USA Festival

When: All Weekend
Where: Throughout Watertown
What: Includes dancing with Annie in the Water, bingo, and closing ceremony with fireworks and torch lit parade
Cost: Contact for Prices

All Weekend / Watertown


1. 'First Date'

When: 8 to 10:30 p.m. Friday
Where: The Central New York Playhouse, Shoppingtown Mall, 3649 Erie Blvd. E., Syracuse
What: A comedy
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 885-8960, or

Friday / Syracuse

2. Black History Month Skits

When: 7 p.m. Saturday
Where: Robert R. and Jean S. Sturtz Theater, Jefferson Community College, 1220 Coffeen St., Watertown
What: Performed by members of the JCC Black Student Alliance in observance of Black History Month
Cost: Free
INFO: JCC Student Activities Office, 786-2431

Saturday / Watertown

3. 'Forever Snowcade'

When: 7:30 a.m. Saturday.
Where: Indian Lake Theater, 13 E. Main Street, Indian Lake
What: Live comedy poking fun at life in the Adirondacks
Cost: Adults, $10; children 10 and under, $5
INFO: (518) 648-5950, or

Saturday / Indian Lake

4. Magic Circle Children's Theatre: Alice in Wonderland

When: 12:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Spaghetti Warehouse, 689 N. Clinton St. Syracuse
What: Children in the audience are invited to sing and dance along, play croquet, join in a caucus race, eat the queen’s tarts and take part in a trial at the end of the show. Children can come in costume to be part of the royal court.
Cost: $6
INFO: 449-3823

Saturday / Syracuse

5. 'Elizjah Man of Courage'

When: 2 p.m. Sunday
Where: First Baptist Church, 511 State St., Carthqage
What: Children’s musical
Cost: Free
INFO: 493-1132

Sunday / Carthage


1. Jukebox Hero Craft

When: 12 to 2 p.m. Friday
Where: Badenhausen Library, 4 Main St., Brasher Falls
What: Make a music themed craft
Cost: Free
INFO: 389-5033

Friday / Brasher Falls

2. Hour of Code for Kids

When: 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday
Where: Waddington Hepburn Library, 30 Main St., Waddington
What: Using the Minecraft world to teach kids in grades four to six learn computer science
Cost: Free
INFO: 388-4454 or

Saturday / Waddington

3. Pencil Drawing for Children

When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
Where: Lyme Free Library, 12165 Route 12E., Chaumont
What: For children 11 and younger
Cost: $20
INFO: 649-5454

Saturday / Chaumont

4. Basic Self-Defense for Women and Girls

When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
Where: Potsdam United Methodist Church, 26 Main St., Potsdam
What: Limited to 30 participants
Cost: $50
INFO: 265-7474

Saturday / Potsdam

5. Harmonica Workshop

When: 10 .m. to noon Saturday
Where: Pickens Hall, 83 State St., Heuvelton
What: Bring a key of C diatonic harmonica
Cost: Contact for prices
INFO: 854-1880

Saturday / Heuvelton


1. 14th Harrisville Fire Department Ice Fishing Derby

When: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday
Where: Lake Bonaparte, Harrisville
What: Register and pick up tags at fire hall
Cost: $25
INFO: 543-2833, or

Saturday / Harrisville

2. Snowshoe Shuffle 4K

When: 10:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday
Where: Black Lake Fish & Game Club, 1 Gilmour Rd., Brier Hill
What: Three trails at lengths of 2.5 miles, 1 mile, .5 miles.
Cost: Adults, $10; students, $5; free under the age of 8
INFO: 323-2107

Saturday / Brier Hill

3. NNYBA Winter Meltdown Youth Basketball Tournament

When: 8 a.m. Saturday.
Where: Norwood-Norfolk Central School, 7852 State Highway 56, Norwood
What: Includes auctions, concessions, skills competitions and t-shirts
Cost: Free
INFO: 353-6631

Saturday / Norwood

4. Winter-Green Volleyball Tournament

When: Noon Saturday
Where: Cape Vincent Village Green, Broadway Street, Cape Vincent
What: Registration begins at 11 a.m.
Cost: $25; advance, $20
INFO: 654-2481

Saturday / Cape Vincent

5. Third Gouverneur Fire Department Ice Fishing Derby

When: all day Saturday
Where: Gouverneur Fire Station, 1035 U.S. Highway 11, Gouverneur
What: Registration begins at 4 a.m. Saturday
Cost: Adults, $15; youth 16 and under, $10
INFO: 287-1537

Saturday / Gouverneur

On Display

1. Fine Arts Printing Exhibition: Lasting Impressions

When: 7:45 a.m. Friday
Where: Tyler Hall, State University College at Oswego, State Route 104, Oswego
What: Features the work of two former faculty members, Thomas Seawell and George O’Connell.
Cost: Free
INFO: 312-2112 or

Friday / Oswego

2. Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment

When: 9 a.m. Friday
Where: The Gallery at the Ann Felton Multicultural Center, OCC campus, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike Onondaga
What: Artwork created by Monica Haller consisting of 50 soft-cover books written by veterans, a family member or Iraqi and Afghan refugees.
Cost: Free
INFO: 498-7220 or

Friday / Onondaga

3. Oneida Silverware Ads by Coles Phillips Exhibit

When: 9 a.m. Friday.
Where: Oneida Community Mansion House, 170 Kenwood Ave. Oneida
What: Features the illustrations that helped disseminate Oneida’s name worldwide
Cost: Free
INFO: 363-0745 or

Friday / Oneida

4. 'Experiencing Winter'

When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday
Where: Arts on the Square, 52 Public Square, Watertown
What: On display until Saturday, April 2
Cost: Free
INFO: 661-6361

Friday / Watertown

5. 'Art of Winter'

When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday
Where: Thousand Islands Arts Center, 314 John St., Clayton
What: Multimedia exhibition including a collection of ceramic works by Serena Buchanan
Cost: Free

Friday / Clayton