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.
Items should be brief, listing the time, date, place, prices, a contact number and any other essential information.
All items in the calendar must be open to the public.
They should be sent to: Press-Republican Community Calendar, P.O. Box 459, Plattsburgh, NY, 12901-0459.
Releases may also be faxed to the Press-Republican at 561-3362 or sent by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EVERYTHING LISTED IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Some events require preregistration or reservations, so make sure to look for those details.
SAT., MARCH 23
Maple Weekend. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sugar shacks include Homestead Maple, Chazy; Bechard’s Sugar House, West Chazy; Parker Family Maple Farm, West Chazy; Woods Maple Products, Chateaugay; 1812 Homestead Farm and Museum, Willsboro; Brow’s Sugarhouse, West Chazy; Black Rooster Maple, Keene; The Wild Center, Tupper Lake; Cornell University-Uihlein Forest, Lake Placid; Golden Arrow Resort, Lake Placid; Heaven Hill Farm, Lake Placid; VIC, Paul Smiths; Brushton-Moira Central School FFA, Brushton; Maple Knoll Farm, Minerva; Richard Atwood Maple Products, West Chazy. Activities include tours, tastings, pancake breakfasts, wagon rides, recipes, demonstrations. More information at www.mapleweekend.com.
Benefit Car Wash. 8 a.m. to noon. Peru Fire Department. $5 per car.
Cancer Services Program of Clinton County’s Winter Blues Walk. 11 a.m. walk, registration at 10:30. U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh. On behalf of Main Streets Go Blue and National Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Pre-regiser at 565-4993 or visit http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9RXCKXH. The first 100 people to pre-register receive a Winter Blues Walk T-shirt.
Easter Raffle. 7 p.m. Mooers Volunteer Fire Department at Fire Station. Raffles include cash prizes, dinner and breakfast baskets, hams, turkeys, Easter baskets and more. Light supper buffet at end of evening.