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April 11, 2014

Community Calendar: April 11, 2014

The Press-Republican events calendar appears every Friday. Be sure submissions reach the Press-Republican newsroom at least one week before the calendar in which they need to appear. 

They should be mailed to: Press-Republican Community Calendar, P.O. Box 459, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-0459; faxed to 561-3362 or sent by email to or


Some events require preregistration or reservations, so make sure to look for those details.



“Saving Mr. Banks” Movie Showing. 7 p.m., Chateaugay Town Hall Theatre, 191 East Main St. $3 per person or $10 per family; rated PG 13. 


CVTM Robotics Demo Day. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Champlain Centre, Smithfield Boulevard, Plattsburgh. Meet team members from CVTM Robitics first Tech Challenge and first LEGO League Teams. See their robots and learn about the FIRST program. For further information, check the Facebook page ( or

Adirondack Scenic Railroad Open House and Volunteer Fair. 6 to 8 p.m., Tupper Lake Railroad Station, 37 Depot St. Anyone interested in volunteering as car host, conductor, trainman, engineer or track maintenance is encouraged to attend. Contact: Barbara Boucher, (315) 724-0700.

44th-annual Steam’s Up at Sanger’s Sugar House Open House. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Stratton Hill Road, off Route 9, Ingraham. Adults, $7; children under 12, $3.50; under 5, free. To benefit the North Country Squares.

Vermontville Easter Egg Hunt and Spaghetti Cookoff. Egg Hunt, 1 p.m. and cookoff fundraiser dinner for Kate Mountain Park Fund at 4 p.m., both at the Franklin Town Hall, 7 Cold Brook Road, Vermontville. Vote for cooks Rick Gonyea or Ed Martin. Adults, $8; children, $4. Takeout orders call 891-2189.

Child Safety Seat Check. Noon to 3 p.m., EMS Building, 21 Banker Road, Morrisonville. 

“The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” Movie Showing. 2 p.m., Plattsburgh Public Library, Oak Street, (PG 13).

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