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December 6, 2013

Community Calendar: Dec. 6, 2013

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 are no longer accepted at


Some events require pre-registration or reservations, so make sure to look for those details.



Candlelight Remembrance Ceremony. 7 p.m. Adirondack Medical Center, 2233 Route 86, Saranac Lake. Angel of Hope names may be added to the scroll by emailing or calling (559) 335-3736. It is a tradition to bring a white flower to lay at the base of the angel in memory of your child.

Parade of Toys. 6:45 p.m. Rouse Park, Rouses Point.Parade with Santa Claus to the Peg Huchro Memorial Gazebo, near Village Office on Lake Street, where carols will be sung and the tree will be lit. Free hot chocolate and cookies plus have a chat with Santa. Dodge Memorial Library has Christmas books available for children. Bring a favorite stuffed animal and join the parade.

Parents Night Out. 6 to 9 p.m. Nazarene Church, 187 Broad St., Plattsburgh. All community children ages infant through sixth grade invited to a free night of pizza, gym games, crafts and more. Children wear sneakers. Reservations at 561-1960 or

26th-annual Sparkle Village Craft Show and Sale. 4 to 8 p.m. Harrietstown Town Hall, 39 Main St., Saranac Lake. $2 two-day entry; under 14, free.

First Weekends Tree Lighting. 5 to 8 p.m., tree lighting and music, North Country Cultural Center for the Arts Center, Brinkerhoff and Margaret streets, downtown Plattsburgh.

Candlelight Ceremony. 4 p.m. Angel of Healing, Circle of Hope and Healing, CVPH Medical Center, Beekman Street, Plattsburgh. To submit a name of a loved one who has died to be shared at the ceremony, call 562-7169 or email 

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