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August 2, 2013

Community Calendar: Aug. 2, 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 mailed to: Press-Republican Community Calendar, P.O. Box 459, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-0459;faxed to 561-3362 or sent by email to news@pressrepublican.com.

EVERYTHING LISTED ISOPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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

EVENTS

TODAY

First Weekend. Downtown Plattsburgh. Melissa Hood exhibition opening, NCCCA, 5 to 7 p.m.; free integral Hathu Yoga class, NCCCA front lawn, 5 to 6 p.m.; Haley Wright-McGivney, NCCCA, 5 to 7 p.m.; Jason Andrew Torrance opening reception, ROTA, 5 to 7 p.m.; Ben Bright and Mike Maddix, Grandma’s Sewing and Alteration, 5 to 7 p.m.; James Van Etten, ROTA, 5 to 7 p.m.; Giovanni Bucci, Cheechako Taco, 5 to 7 p.m.; Bruce Lawson, Margaret Street, 5 to 7 p.m.; Mad Dog, Rescued Treasures, Clinton Street, 5 to 7 p.m.; $5 wine tasting, Irises Cafe & Wine Bar, City Hall Place, 5 to 7 p.m.; Meet the Artist: Jonathan Cron, Champlain Wine Co., 8 City Hall Place; 5 to 7 p.m.; Style & Substance Free Advice Night, Champlain Wine Co., 5:30 to 7 p.m. Jumpin’ Music Concert, NCCCA, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Eat.Sleep.Funk. and Zip City Blues.

Bluff Point Lighthouse Tours. 1 to 3 p.m. Learn the history of the lighthouse and Valcour Island. New exhibits feature camps of Valcour Island. Must provide own transportation to lighthouse.

Rummage Sale. 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Masonic Lodge, Route 22, West Chazy (former Methodist Church). To benefit the Miramichi Chapter, Order of Easter Star. 

Farmers Market. 2 to 5:30 p.m. Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 Route 3, Paul Smiths. Fresh vegetables, berris, beads, baked goods, herbs, jams, jellies, plants, more. Part of the Adirondack Cooperative. 

The Big Latch On. Register at 9:30 a.m., be in place on lawn by 10:20 a.m., event at 10:30 a.m. sharp. CVPH Medical Center front lawn, Beekman Street, Plattsburgh. Breastfeeding women and their families participate as part of a worldwide endeavor to promote breast feeding as a healthy start for babies. A blanket, lawn chair and umbrella are recommended in case of rain. Gift bags will be awarded to the oldest and youngest nursing. A reception will follow for families with Blair & Webber Photography providing a free photo. Park in Emergency Care parking lot. 

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