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SAT., DEC. 29
Feelin’ Long Lakey Polar Bear Plunge. 1 p.m. Long Lake Town Beach, 1258 Main St. To benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. To pre-register, call 624-3077.
Holiday Open House. 4 to 7 p.m. The Tahawus Center, 14234 Route 9N, Main Street, AuSable Forks. Refreshments in the Tahawus Windows Gallery. “Here Come the Trains,” engineered by Carl Kokes and Lou Scavo. Tour of the building. Short video of the highlights and milestones of 2012. TLC raffle drawing (a starter HO train kit or a FLIP HD video camera).
SUN., DEC. 30
Stars on Ice Now & Then Tour Kickoff. 7:30 p.m. Olympic Centre, Lake Placid. Olympic gold medalist, world champion and three-time U.S. national champion Dorothy Hamill honors figure-skating legend Kurt Browning. Tickets start at $25; call 523-3330.
Town of Chazy free skating. 4:30 to 6 p.m. The Scotts’ Memorial Rink.
Candlelight Vigil. 4:30 p.m. Riverview Cemetery, Chazy. Bring a flower to lay at the angel statue. Box for donations to go directly to Newtown, Ct., families.
MON., DEC. 31
New Year’s Eve Square Dance. Clinton County Fairgrounds, Morrisonville. North Country Squares. Plus, 7 to 8 p.m.; MS, 8 to 10 p.m. Caller: Bob LaBounty; cuer: Carl Trudo.
TUES., JAN. 1
After Glow. Noon to 4 p.m. American Legion Post 912, Rouses Point. Music by Xtreme Sound DJ Service. Buffet at 12:30, featuring more than 15 items. Ticket: $11. Also, giveaways.