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September 27, 2013

Community Calendar: Sept. 27, 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


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



Autism Alliance Fashion Show. 4 to 6 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Birch’s Corner, 2424 Route 11, Mooers. Fall and winter Artizan Fashions also includes silent auction, raffle, complimentary appetizers. Tickets, $10 per person. Limited seating at each showing. Call 236-7773 or 727-4067 for tickets. 100 percent of ticket sales benefit the Autism Alliance of Northeastern New York. Chairs provided by Dame Rental; music by DJ Flash.

“Iron Man 3.” 7 p.m. Plattsburgh Public Library. Children must be accompanied by a parent to attend the movie.

Harvest Dinner Benefit. 4 to 8 p.m. Green Goddess Natural Market, 2051 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid. 10 percent of proceeds go to the Northeast Organic Farming Association, as part of the NOFA-NY Locavore Challenge.

SAT., SEPT. 28

American Windsurfing Festival. 9 a.m. Plattsburgh City Beach. Freestyle, bump-n-jump, long-distance fun race around a buoy and back, evening music and barbecue; 2 Rad Windsurfing exhibit, Kevin Pritchard and Tyson Poor, professional windsurfers, and Pete DeKay, Windsport Magazine editor. Water activities wind/water dependent.

Square Dance. 7:30 to 10 p.m. Northeastern Clinton Central School, Champlain, enter at back of school. Caller Jay Silva, cuer Carl Trudo.

Family Heritage Interviews. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Clinton County Historical Museum, 98 Ohio Ave., Plattsburgh. Bring grandchildren or neighbor to interview you and tell us about your experiences living in Clinton County in earlier years. Seven, 20-minute interview segments available per session. Digital recordings will be added to CCHA’s permanent collection. Reservations recommended. Participants can arrange to pick up a copy of the interview at a later date.

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