February 16, 2013

Family Fare: Feb. 16, 2013


---- — Children’s Worship Center Open House planned for Sunday

PLATTSBURGH — The Turnpike Wesleyan Church at 2224 Military Turnpike will host a Children’s Worship Center Open House during the 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday, Feb. 17.

People are welcome to observe the program and see the year-old center.

Regular church services are also at 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. All are welcome.

For questions, call 566-8764.


Town offering youth programs over break

PLATTSBURGH — The Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department will be offering a number of free programs to any town resident during the upcoming school vacation.

Cross-country skiing/snowshoeing sessions will run from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 20 through 22 at the Cadyville Recreation Park on Goddeau Road. Pre-registration is required by calling 562-6860.

Ice time is available to all town residents at the SUNY Plattsburgh Field House from noon to 1 p.m. Feb. 19, 21 and 22. Skate rentals are also available for free. No registration necessary.

All school-aged children who are town residents can bowl at North Bowl Lanes at 8:30 a.m. on Sundays through Feb. 24. Children can bowl up to three games and receive the shoe rentals at no charge.

The towns of Plattsburgh and Beekmantown are sponsoring a Family Fun Ski Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 22 at Beartown, weather permitting. Participants will have to provide their own equipment. A 20 percent discount for ski and snowboard rentals is available from Viking Ski-Board-Cycle. You must bring your own inflatable tube. For questions, call 562-6860 or 561-1149.

The Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department will be sponsoring a New York state certified Snowmobile Safety Course from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 19 and 22 at the Town of Plattsburgh Office complex at 151 Banker Road. The course is open to any Clinton County youth between 10 and 18 years old who wishes to complete the course and receive a Safety Certificate. Anyone wishing to take the course is asked to register with the Recreation Office prior to the first session. Call 562-6860 for questions.


Story time set for Thursday

SARANAC LAKE — An evening children’s story time program will be offered at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, in the Children’s Room of the Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St.

Terrie Perkins will present “Valentine Stories.”

Call 891-4190 for more information.