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January 11, 2013

Community Calendar: Jan. 11, 2013

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Kids Night Out. 6 p.m. The Wellness Center at PARC. Structured activities such as swimming, dancing, basketball, soccer, volleyball, etc.

SAT., JAN. 12

Second Saturday Storytime — Boredom Buster. 10 a.m. The Bookstore Plus, Lake Placid. Stories and a craft.

Ubushobozi Cooking Challenge. 6 p.m. Malone QWL Building on Bare Hill Road. Food samples include appetizers, soups, entrees and desserts. Music by Shelley Shutler, cash bar. Tickets: $30. For reservation, call 529-6325 or 521-0396.

Kids Night Out: Groovy ’70s Theme. 5 to 8:30 p.m. YMCA, Plattsburgh. Climbing wall, pizza, swimming, group games, tie-dying, etc. $15 per child; $12 for YMCA members.

SUN., JAN. 13

Relay For Life Kickoff. 2 to 4 p.m. Elks Lodge, Cumberland Avenue, Plattsburgh. For ideas on how to form a team, call Ann at 534-2050 or 206-4087.

Plattsburgh Bridal and Fashion Expo. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Westside Ballroom. More than 25 vendors. Tickets: $8, available at Laura’s Bridal and College Formals. To benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year’s expo is dedicated in the honor of Stacey Hogan, a local Make-A-Wish child who modeled in the expo for more than 10 years, who lost her battle with cancer last year.

TUES., JAN. 15

Storytelling With Lora Goulet. 4 p.m. Wells Memorial Library, Upper Jay. In celebration of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.

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