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Holiday extravaganza at Strand » Out & About » Press-Republican.
The United Way of the Adirondack Region, Inc. is embarking on a new phase of volunteerism: a seven county-wide priority to develop a disaster-specific volunteer program within the North Country Regional Volunteer Center (NCRVC). The Disaster Preparedness Program will use the existing NCRVC infrastructure to expand and coordinate disaster volunteer resources, and engage New Yorkers […]
The Keeseville-Peru Ecumenical Choir will be performing two concerts. The first concert will be Saturday, December 14, 2013, at St. John the Baptist Church in Keeseville at 7:30pm. The second concert will be Sunday, December 15, 2013, at St. Augustine’s Church in Peru at 7:30pm. The choir is directed by Jeanette Woodruff and accompanied by […]
ST. AUGUSTINE’S PARISH CENTER, 3030 MAIN ST., PERU Saturday, December 7, 2013, 10 am – 3 pm COME JOIN US TO SHOP WITH OVER 30 VENDORS – SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE ON YOUR CHRISTMAS LIST! BROWSE CRATE & CHRISTMAS ST. VINCENT’S THRIFT FATHER ALAN’S THRIFT SHOP WILL BE STORE WILL BE OPEN […]
Skiers: Whiteface open today, Gore open tomorrow « The In Box.
One good way to celebrate Veterans Day is to attend the Memorial Day Service at Peru VFW Post 309, 710 Route 22B. The Service begins at 11 AM. It usually lasts about 30 minutes. It will be followed by a light luncheon in the VFW Post. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.
See the Searing New film “12 Years A Slave.” Followed by a discussion on North County connections to this amazing story. 9th * November * 2013Cumberland 12 Cinemas Plattsburgh, N.Y. Solomon Northup, A Free Black Adirondacker Kidnapped into Slavery When 3:45 PM – 6:50 PM November 9, 2013 Where Cumberland 12 Cinemas 18 N. Bowl Lane Plattsburgh, N.Y. […]
The Peru Lions Club will be hosting its 36th annual John P. Adams Memorial Turkey Trot on November 28nd, 2013 (Thanksgiving Day). Pre-register by going to perulionsclubnewyork.org Click “Register for Events”. Select Turkey Trot and chose one of the registration/payment options. Same day registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Peru Intermediate School gym. To […]
The Peru Lions Club has been hosting an Election Day Spaghetti Dinner for at least 30 years. This year’s dinner was served in the Lions Club tradition of hospitality, laughs, youth participation and great food! The Peru Gazette thanks all the members of the Peru Lions Club for all they do to enrich our wonderful […]
The Peru Lions Club will host its annual Election Day Spaghetti Dinner today at the Peru Community Church Fellowship Center. It will be served from 4:30 PM to 7 PM. Adults $7; children 6 to 12, $4; under 6, free. The Lions do a lot of great work in the Peru community and this is […]
Title: Catholic Daughters Harvest Dinner – Nov. 17th Location: St. Augustine’s Parish Center Description: The Catholic Daughters, Court St Monica of the St Augustine’s church in Peru, NY will be hosting their annual Harvest Dinner on Sunday, November 17th, from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. The menu will consist of Virginia Baked Ham, roasted potatoes, […]
Lake George to Lake Champlain: The LaChute River Trail – The Adirondack Almanack
Title: A LIVE RADIO MYSTERY THEATER PROGRAM Location: Peru Free Library Description: Monday, October 28th at 7:30pm. Fifteen members of the community, 55 and older, have been rehearsing with a theater professor from SUNY for the last eight weeks. Three short radio plays will be performed, complete with sound effects. Free and open to the […]
On Sunday October 20th any time between 4:00 and 6:30pm, bring your family and meet your friends at the Harkness United Methodist Church Hall, 776 Hallock Hill Road, Peru (corner of Harkness & Hallock Hill Roads) to enjoy one of the North Country’s most delicious traditions; the Harkness United Methodist Church’s Chicken & Biscuit Dinner. […]
Title: Autumn Wine Tasting Tonight Location: Peru Free Library Description: Autumn Wine Tasting ( wines will be brought in from California and Europe) Friday, October 11 6:00-8:00pm Tickets $10.00 Tickets may be purchasesd or pre-ordered at the library. Start Time: 18:00 Date: 2013-10-11 End Time: 20:00
Title: Author Matthew Ryan at the Peru Free Library Location: Peru Free Library Description: Book talk with local author Matthew D. Ryan Friday, October 18 at 7:00pm Matt will discuss his new book Drasmyr and the role that “world-building” plays in the Fantasy novel. Start Time: 19:00 Date: 2013-10-18 End Time: 20:30
AmeriCorps seeks volunteers » Local News » Press-Republican.
Amtrak brings sightseeing ‘Dome Car’ to North Country » NEW TODAY… » Press-Republican.
Click here for Applefest 2013 flyer
Brown’s Raid At Fort Ticonderoga This Weekend – The Adirondack Almanack – The Adirondack Almanack.
A New Rail Trail? The Plattsburgh to Saranac Lake RR By Bike – The Adirondack Almanack
The 3rd Annual Kids Fair & Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday September 7-8 at Babbie Rural and Learning Museum, 250 River Road, Peru, NY. from 10am to 4pm. Old time games with prizes, stagecoach rides, face painting, animals, Champlain Valley Woodcarvers with special demonstrations for kids. Kat’s Catering – enjoy our picnic […]
Adirondack Architectural Heritage Preservation Tours – The Adirondack Almanack
Battle of Plattsburgh buttons available now » Local News » Press-Republican.
Whiteface Adding A New Glade for the 2013-14 Season – The Adirondack Almanack.
Battle of Plattsburgh weekend promises fun for all » Amazing Neighbors » Press-Republican.
Miner Institute to host Open House on August 10; Goal is to inform public about agriculture and tout education programs
Chazy, NY – July 30, 2013 – Come learn about the research, education, and demonstration programs at Miner Institute at our Open House on Saturday, Aug. 10 from noon to 4 p.m.! The event offers a great opportunity for visitors to learn about the history of agriculture at the Heart’s Delight Farm Heritage Exhibit and […]
Attendance stumbles out of starting gate – Times Union.
The Peru Free Library will present Radio Theater!, a program of radio drama, starting on Mondays (not including Labor Day) in September and October. The program is funded by Lifetime Arts, a non-profit organization that provides arts programs to improve the quality of life for older adults. For eight Mondays, starting on September 9, participants […]
The 4th Annual Leo P. Bourgeois Memorial Golf Tournament has been scheduled for Friday, October 11th at the Adirondack Golf & Country Club in Peru. Proceeds of the tournament fund scholarships in Mr. Bourgeois’ name for Peru Central School students. Mr. Bourgeois or Mr. B as he was affectionately known was a highly respected and much loved […]
Several Peru Central School students along with other north country youth, present a new comic play “Pirate Kings and Drama Queens” at the City Hall Rotunda in Plattsburgh on Friday and Saturday evenings, July 19 and 20, at 7:30 PM. In this play, high school students decide to put on a play written by one […]
Brant Lake: A Rainbow Just Before Sunset – The Adirondack Almanack – The Adirondack Almanack.
Adirondack Independence Day Celebrations – The Adirondack Almanack –
Adirondack lands, waterfall open up – Times Union.
A Burlington Company Takes a Chance on the Segway | Seven Days.
Wilmington Whiteface Bike Fest This Weekend – The Adirondack Almanack
First Weekend events kick off Friday and Saturday » Local News » Press-Republican.
By Adele Douglas This past Sunday two snapping turtles could be seen burying their eggs – one near the entrance to the Fellowship Center and the other in Little Ausable Park. This morning this mommy was trying her luck in Heyworth/Mason Park. Here are a few snapping turtle facts. From NYSDEC’s webpage about snapping turtles: […]
Adirondack Events This Weekend (May 31) – The Adirondack Almanack – The Adirondack Almanack.
Museum Days to feature 16 museums and galleries » Local News » Press-Republican.
The Vermont Marble Museum Explores the Company Behind Countless National Buildings and Monuments | Seven Days
The Vermont Marble Museum Explores the Company Behind Countless National Buildings and Monuments | Seven Days.
Swilling Suds and Learning Beer Basics With Burlington Brew Tours | Seven Days.
2013 Lake Placid Film Forum to be held June 13-16 | Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism.
Underground Railroad Museum will open Saturday; Opening day will feature a 9:30 am mini-bus tour of Underground RR sites
The North Star Underground Railroad Museum will open for 2013 on Saturday, May 4, kicking off the new museum’s third season, right next door to the Ausable Chasm. Opening day will feature a mini bus tour of Underground Railroad sites in nearby Keeseville and Peru. Stops include a hidden room located in a barn at the […]
Four Great Art Events in Saranac Lake Friday | The Adirondack Almanack.
High Falls Gorge Beer and Wine Bar Opening | The Adirondack Almanack.