FRSA FLASH 6 Septmber 2012 Contents of this news letter are compiled from multiple military family news sources and local area event sources. Material presented does not represent the views or endorsement of the 2nd BSTB, 2 nd BCT or the Army. This material is for personal use by the readers. All readers are encouraged to do further research for all applicable restrictions and guidelines REMINDER SCHOOL ISBACK IN SESSION PLEASE KEEP OUR CHILDREN’S SAFETY IN MIND PLUS IT’S THE LAW http://www.safeny.ny.gov/sbus-vt.htm IT’S APPLE PICKING SEASONhttp://www.behlingorchards.com/index.htm http://www.pickyourown.org/nyup.htm
2012 THOUSAND ISLANDS INTERNATIONAL CHOPIN FESTIVAL AND PIANO COMPETITION FORYOUNG PEOPLEFriday, September 07, 2012 - Sunday, September 09, 2012Cape Vincent, NY - From South: Take Route 81 North to exit 46. Turn left onto Route 12F and follow to Route 12Eat Paddy Hill. Turn right onto Route 12E into Brownville. Turn left in Brownville and follow Route 12E straightinto Cape Vincent approximately 20 miles. From Canada: Take TI Bridge at Collins Landing. Get off at the Claytonexit and take Route 12 into Cape Vincent approximately 22 miles. The competition is at the Stone House on WestBroadway Street. The Chopin Society of the Thousand Islands and the Cape Vincent Arts Council present the 2012Thousand Islands International Chopin Festival and Piano Competition for Young People. The competition will beheld at Maple Grove on West Broadway under a tent beside the St. Lawrence River.Phone: SHELLEY HIGGINS - 315-654-2481 LIZ BRENNAN - 315-654-2480Links: http://www.capevincentartscouncil.orgWatertown Gears Up For Black River Fall Fest Sep 8If youre looking for something to do this weekend, why not help Watertown celebrate autumn?Public Square will be blocked off Saturday and filled with all sorts of fun things to see and do.There will be food to taste, games to play, music to listen to and demonstrations to learn from.If youre into cars, wait until you see some of the ones on display.The Black River Fall Fest begins at 10 a.m. and lasts until 6 p.m.1000 ISLANDS MODEL TRAIN FAIRSaturday, September 08, 2012 - Sunday, September 09, 2012Clayton, NY - Recreation Park Arena - East Line Rd.10 am - 4 pm. Wall-to-Wall operating model trains. Buying & Selling exhibitors.....for the kid in all of us!Admission charged. Email: email@example.com CLAYTON CHAMBERPhone: 315-686-3771 - CLAYTON CHAMBER Links: http://www.1000islands-clayton.comAKWESASNE INTERNATIONAL POWWOWSaturday, September 08, 2012 - Sunday, September 09, 2012Akwesasne, Ontario - Anowarako:wa Arena, 325 Island Rd, Cornwall IslandFeaturing traditional native drumming, singing and dances, authentic arts & crafts and traditional native foodvendors. The Powwow features competitive Smoke, Fancy, Traditional, Grass & Jingle Dance competition withspecial events planned throughout the weekend.Links: http://www.akwesasnepowwow.comVILLAGE WIDE YARD SALESaturday, September 08, 2012 - Saturday, September 08, 2012Alexandria Bay, NY - throughout the Village and Township. Welcome to Alex Bay and spend your day looking forhidden treasures. Local & township residents will be set up and ready from 9am to 3pm. Rain date is Saturday,September 15thEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org ALEX BAY CHAMBER Phone: 315-482-9531 - ALEX BAY CHAMBERLinks: http://www.visitalexbay.orgTILTREK - POTTERS BEACH CLEAN-UPSaturday, September 08, 2012 - Saturday, September 08, 2012Clayton, NY - Grindstone Island 9 am. Help steward one of TILTs preserves. Wear gloves, bring tools if you havethem and spend an enjoyable morning on the beach, tending and caring for a preserve. Lunch provided.Email: email@example.com TILT STAFFPhone: 315-686-5345 - TILT STAFFLinks: http://www.TILandTrust.org
GREAT LAKES UNDERWATER PRESENTATIONSaturday, September 08, 2012 - Saturday, September 08, 2012Clayton, NY - Clayton Opera House, 405 Riverside Dr.12pm-5pm. Four distinct speakers focused on history, shipwrecks and innovative technology for boaters. TheSeptember 8 program includes the following presentations: â€¢ â€œHistoric Weather Patterns Impact on LakeOntario Shipwrecksâ€ with National Weather Service Forecaster Robert Hamilton â€¢...Phone: 315-646-1000 x 203 - REGISTRATIONLinks:http://www.seawaytrail.com/diveANNUAL BLUEGRASS PICNICSunday, September 09, 2012 - Sunday, September 09, 2012LaFargeville, NY - NNY Agricultural Society at Stone Mills, Route 180The public is invited to stop in and enjoy some good old-fashioned bluegrass music. Free admission. Please bring adish to pass.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org MUSEUM STAFFPhone: 315-658-2353 - MUSEUM STAFFLinks: http://www.stonemillsmuseum.orgCLAYTON COUNTRY JAM 2ND ANNUALThursday, September 13, 2012 - Saturday, September 15, 2012Clayton, New York - Join us for the Farmers Market on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Outdoor concerts at FrinkPark Pavilion and two concerts daily at the Clayton Opera House.Email: email@example.com CLAYTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCEPhone: 315-686-3771 - CLAYTON CHAMBER OF COMMERLinks: http://www.claytoncountryjam.comCHANGES IN LATITUDE (JIMMY BUFFET TRIBUTE)Thursday, September 13, 2012 - Thursday, September 13, 2012Clayton, NY - Clayton Opera House, 405 Riverside Dr.Two Shows 6pm & 9pm provide a musical tribute to Jimmy Buffet VIP Tickets Reserved $25.00 (Rows A to F)Reserved Tickets $20.00 General Admission Advanced $15.00 General Admission Day of Show $20.00Phone: 315-686-2200 - CLAYTON OPERA HOUSELinks: http://www.claytonoperahouse.comROCK & ROLL OLDIES SHOWFriday, September 14, 2012 - Friday, September 14, 2012Alexandria Bay, NY - Bonnie Castle Resort & Marina, Holland St.Join us for the 12th Annual Rock & Roll Oldies Show to benefit 1 World Foundation. Showtime 8 pm. FeaturingTerry Sylvester from the Hollies & The Fabulous...Ettes. General Admission Tickets $30. Gold Reserved Ticketsincluding an Uncle Sams Boat Cruise before the show, preferred seating...Phone: TICKETS - 800-533-2859 TICKETS - 315-782-0044Links: http://www.dpao.org EXHIBITION, ENCORE: BRA-VO! IIFriday, September 14, 2012 - Friday, September 14, 2012Clayton, NY - 314 John St Clayton, NYPlease join us for the Opening Reception of our Art BeCause Exhibition, Encore: BRA-VO! II on Friday, September14th from 5:00-7:00PM at the Arts Center.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org INFORMATIONPhone: 315-686-4123 - INFORMATIONLinks: http://www.tiartscenter.com
HOTEL CALIFORNIA (EAGLES TRIBUTE)Friday, September 14, 2012 - Friday, September 14, 2012Clayton, NY - Clayton Opera House, 405 Riverside Dr.Two Shows 6pm & 9pm provide a musical tribute to the great band, The Eagles. VIP Tickets Reserved $25.00(Rows A to F) Reserved Tickets $20.00 General Admission Advanced $15.00 General Admission Day of Show$20.00Phone: 315-686-2200 - CLAYTON OPERA HOUSELinks: http://www.claytonoperahouse.comHARVEST BALL DINNER & DANCINGSaturday, September 15, 2012 - Saturday, September 15, 2012Alexandria Bay, NY - Scenic View Park Pavilion, Fuller StreetEnjoy a beautiful fall evening to benefit the Alexandria Bay Historical Society. Rain date: September 22Phone: 315-482-4586 - HISTORICAL SOCIETYLinks: http://www.alexandriahistorical.comBOLDT CASTLE WINE FESTIVAL AND FARMERS MARKETSaturday, September 15, 2012 - Saturday, September 15, 2012Alexandria Bay, New York - Heart Island Boldt CastleBoldt Castle will host a Wine Festival and Farmers Market from 11 am to 4 pm. Featured wineries will includeThousand Islands Winery, Coyote Moon Winery, Otter Creek Winery, River Myst Winery and Yellow BarnWinery. Wine sampling and sales will be available throughout the afternoon. New York St...Full Description & Picture AvailablePhone: 315-482-9724 - BOLDT CASTLE ADMISSIONSLinks: http://www.boldtcastle.com8TH ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVALSunday, September 16, 2012 - Sunday, September 16, 2012LaFargeville, NY - Northern New York Agricultural Historical Society, Route 180 at Stone MillsAll the favorite things you enjoy about the fall season...Scare crow contest, music, food, fun and fellowship.Email: email@example.com AG MUSEUM STAFFPhone: 315/658-2353 - AG MUSEUM STAFFLinks: http://www.stonemillsmuseum.org15TH ANNUAL VINTAGE & CLASSIC STREET MEETSaturday, September 22, 2012 - Sunday, September 23, 2012Clayton, NY - Downtown Clayton & Graves StreetThis is a fun filled weekend for the whole family! Come and enjoy the cars and memorabilia on display.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org CLAYTON CHAMBERPhone: 315-686-3771 - CLAYTON CHAMBERLinks: http://www.1000islands-clayton.comWAR OF 1812 QUILT CHALLENGE - PART TWOSaturday, September 29, 2012 - Sunday, September 30, 2012Sackets Harbor, NY - Seaway Trail Discovery Center, 401 W. Main St.The Great Lakes Seaway Trail War of 1812 Traveling Quilt Exhibit has been extremely popular and well-received.Due to its popularity and the success of the War of 1812 Quilt Challenge held earlier this year, Seaway Trail will beholding the "War of 1812 Quilt Challenge â€“ Part Two" September 29 and 3...Email: email@example.com INFORMATIONPhone: 315-646-1000 - INFORMATIONLinks: http://www.seawaytrail.com
OKTOBERFESTSaturday, September 29, 2012 - Saturday, September 29, 2012Cape Vincent, NY - From South: Take Route 81 North to exit 46. Turn left onto Route 12F and follow to Route 12Eat Paddy Hill. Turn right onto Route 12E into Brownville. Turn left in Brownville and follow Route 12E straightinto Cape Vincent approximately 20 miles. From Canada: Take TI Bridge at Collins Landing. Get off at the Claytonexit and take Route 12 into Cape Vincent approximately 22 miles. In Kingston take the Wolfe Island Ferry then theHornes Ferry into Cape Vincent. Noon - 5 pm. The official Oktoberfest in Munich typically runs from the last 2weeks in September to October. An Autumn Farmers and crafters Market will compliment our Beer Garden,featuring authenitc German beers, NY State microbreweries and wineries.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SHELLEY HIGGINSPhone: 315-654-2481 - SHELLEY HIGGINSLinks: http//www.capevincent.org1812 WALKSaturday, September 29, 2012 - Friday, September 28, 2012Sackets Harbor , NY - Begins at Seaway Trail Discovery Center, 401 W. Main StreetEnjoy 3.1 and 6.2-mile walks sanctioned by American Volkssport Association (AVA). Organized leisure walkerswho want the official stamp for completing the walks for AVA logbooks can purchase accreditation for $3.00.Those completing Great Lakes Seaway Trail Walks can purchase commemorative pins ($4 ...Email: email@example.com DARYL GILESPhone: 315-646-1000 x200 - DARYL GILESLinks: http://www.seawaytrail.com/volkssport
Contents of this news letter are compiled from multiple military family news sources and local area event sources. Material presented does notrepresent the views or endorsement of the 2nd BSTB, 2 nd BCT or the Army. This material is for personal use by the readers. All readers areencouraged to do further research for all applicable restrictions and guidelines.