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Jay Lesage. 7 p.m. Irises Cafe and Wine Bar, 20-22 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh. 566-7000.
The Snacks. 10 p.m. Monopole, Protection Avenue, Plattsburgh. 563-2222.
”Ransom.” 7 p.m. Lost Nation Theater, 39 Main St., Montpelier, Vt. Musical inspired by the actual letters home from a Vermont Civil War soldier. $15 to $30. (802) 229-0492.
”The Permanent Guest.” 8 p.m. Freestanding Room, 4324 St. Laurent, Montreal. Play by Jeffrey Blatt and Heidi Lynne Weeks about a guest who outstayed his welcome. $15. Tickets available through email@example.com.
”Wait, Wait ... Don’t Tell Me.” 8 p.m. Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid. Live staging via satellite of the NPR quiz show. $20. 523-2512.
”Ethics in the Media: Selling Journalism Without Selling its Soul.” 7 p.m. Krinovitz Recital Hall, Hawkins Hall, SUNY Plattsburgh. Teri Thompson, managing editor for sports at the New York Daily News, and James Herre, former managing editor at Sports Illustrated, will be part of a forum on journalism ethics followed by audience Q&A. Free. 564-2425.
Jay Lesage. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Anthony’s Restaurant and Bistro, Route 3, Plattsburgh. Piano. 561-6420.
Seth Yacovone. 7 p.m. Nectar’s, 188 Main St., Burlington. Blues. (802) 658-4771.
Real Live Tigers, Adrian Aardvark, Agent 922, S.W.I.M. 7 p.m. ROTA Gallery, 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh. Music and poetry. $3 to $10. 563-0494.
Dan Berggren. 7:30 p.m. BluSeed Studios, 24 Cedar St., Saranac Lake. CD-release party for the Adirondack singer-songwriter’s “Tongues in Trees.” $10. 891-3799.
Chris Smither. 7:30 p.m. University of Vermont Recital Hall, Burlington. Folk singer-songwriter. $25 adults. $15 students. (802) 656-4455.
Curt Bessette and Jenn Kurtz. 7:30 p.m. Palmer Street Coffeehouse, 4 Palmer St., Plattsburgh. Maine folk duo. $10. 561-9418.