Autumn 2016: Social Scene

GWNC Chamber of Commerce Athena Award Dinner

The Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce presented the 2016 Athena Award at the Hilton Garden Inn, Watertown, on Thursday, September 8. This year the award was presented to Jefferson Community College President Dr. Carole McCoy.


Winter 2016: Social Scene

Second annual Snowtown Film Festival 

The second annual Snowtown Film Festival took to the screen Jan. 29 and 30 at the Dulles State Office Building. The two-day festival opened with a “flannel casual” red carpet reception and screening of “The Thing.” Photos by Ken Eysaman, NNY Living. [Read more…]

Summer 2015 Social Scene

Immaculate Heart Central School Legacy Gala

Tracy Leonard, IHC Class of 2004, was awarded the Immaculate Heart Community Service Award during the 2015 Immaculate Heart Legacy Gala on May 2 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Watertown. 

19th Annual Children’s Christmas Gift & Fund Drive – December 2013

Sponsored by Bernier, Carr & Associates, and the Paul G. and Kathleen E. Carr Foundation, the 19th Annual Children’s Gift & Fund Drive has raised more than $300,000 in toys and cash in the past 19 years.

65th annual North Country Arts Council Fall Arts Show – Social Scene

The 65th annual North Country Arts Council Fall Arts Show kicked off Friday, Nov. 1 at the Dulles State Office Building with, Arts. Beats. Eats., an opening reception and awards presentation. The artwork is on display at the State Office Building through Nov. 16 and can be viewed free of charge.

Sacred Heart Foundation Benefit Dinner – Sept. 2013 at Hilton Garden Inn

The Sacred Heart Foundation held its 40th Annual Benefit Dinner Sept. 18 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Watertown.

River Hospital Foundation Dinner – August 2013 at Boldt Castle

River Hospital Foundation held The Gala at Boldt Castle: An evening of French elegance on Heart Island Aug. 24. The event raised $41,425 to benefit River Hospital’s River Community Wellness Program.

River Hospital Foundation 11th Annual Festive Evening – July 2013 at Thousand Islands Club, Wellesley Island

River Hospital Foundation held its 11th Annual Festive Evening on July 28 at the Thousand Islands Club Restaurant. Since 2003, the summer event has raised nearly $1 million.

14th North Country Children’s Clinic Celebrity Chefs’ Event

The North Country Children’s Clinic held its 14th Annual Celebrity Chefs’ Event Friday, May 10 at the Clayton Opera House. More than 200 people turned out in support of clinic programs. The evening raised nearly $30,000, which will help fund children’s health care.

IHA and IHC Schools Founders’ Day Dinner

Immaculate Heart Central Schools held its second annual Founders’ Day Celebration to honor the Sisters of St. Joseph at Savory Downtown. More than 100 people attended the April 27 celebration.