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February 8, 2014

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Bookstore Plus Storytime to focus on Olympics

LAKE PLACID — The Bookstore Plus in Lake Placid will host Second Saturday Storytime at 10 a.m. today.

Storytime will celebrate the Olympics, with Alison from the Lake Placid Olympic Museum on hand for a craft project.

For more information, call 523-2950.

Keeseville Free Library schedules Story Time Feb. 11

KEESEVILLE — The Keeseville Free Library’s Story Time is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11.

The theme for this month is “Letters on the Loose.”

All are welcome.

For more information, call 834-9054.

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Evening Children’s Story Time planned in Saranac Lake

SARANAC LAKE — The Saranac Lake Free Library will host an evening Children’s Story Time Program at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Children’s Room of the library.

Terrie Perkins will present stories about “Making Friends.”

Call 891-4190 for more information.

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Mall to host Zumba parties

PLATTSBURGH — Two Zumba parties will take place in center court, in front of JCPenney, in the Champlain Centre mall Sunday, Feb. 23.

The first party starts at noon, with the second slated for 2 p.m. Each Zumba session will be led by licensed Zumba instructors.

The Zumba sessions are free and all are invited to attend one or both sessions. There will also be giveaways for free Zumba classes, Zumba Apparel and other prizes.

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Contest essays sought for Battle of Plattsburgh

PLATTSBURGH — The Battle of Plattsburgh Association has announced its 2014 Battle of Plattsburgh Bicentennial Essay Contest with more than $1,000 in prizes.

The contest, sponsored by the Battle of Plattsburgh Association and Adirondack Bank, in cooperation with the North Country Teacher Resource Center, will explore local history and the critical battle of the War of 1812.

The contest is open to students in grades four through 12.

All entries must be submitted to the Battle of Plattsburgh Association between March 3 and May 16. Winners will be notified by June 7; an awards reception is scheduled for June 14.

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