29June 2012 Task Force Knighthawk FRSA Flash www.facebook.com/TF Knighthawk Government OrganizationDPW Engineering will have contractors performing parking lot reconstruction 29 June-15 July 1st Brigade Blockstarting 02 July 12 for the North Gate Mini Mall on Iraqi Freedom Road P11005. LeaveClosure of both entrances will be necessary during the reconstruction to make June 30 – Trip to Southwickrepairs to the asphalt. Work is anticipate to be completed by 9 July 12. Beach – Youth CenterDPW Engineering will have contractors performing parking lot reconstruction June 30 – ATV Ride – Adventurestarting 02 July 12 for the Mt Belvedere Mini Mall on Mt Belvedere Rd and PO TrainingValley Rd P4230. The Mt Belvedere Rd entrance will be closed during the re- July 2 – Youth Center Orientationconstruction to make repairs to the asphalt. Access into and out of the mini - Youth Centermall will be reduced to only one entrance on PO Valley Rd. Access to gas pumpsand the mini mall will be available with possible delays because of construction July 2 – HS Trip to Syracuse Car-vehicles. Work is anticipate to be completed by 15 July 12. ousel Mall – Youth CenterBecause of uneven surfaces throughout the parking lot during the reconstruc- July 2-6 – 9-Ball Tournament –tion, please insure to use caution and reduce your speed . Observe all cones and Youth Centerfencing directing pedestrians around the parking lot and into the building. July 3 – Stress ManagementMEDDAC PROVIDES CLINIC COVERAGE PLANS FOR THE FOURTH OF JULY FED- Class – Army Community ServiceERAL AND TRAINING HOLIDAYS July 3 – YC Craft Club – Youth CenterU.S. Army Medical Department Activity officials have announced clinic coverageplans for the Fourth of July federal and training holidays, July 4and 5, respec- July 3 Watertown Concert in thetively. Park @ Thompson Park July 4 INDEPENDENCE DAY!!!All MEDDAC facilities will be closed with the exception of urgent care availabilityat the Family Medicine Clinic at Guthrie. Urgent Care will be available from 9a.m. to 4 p.m. to support patients urgent medical needs onJuly 4 and 5. July 5 – YC MS Old Forge Water Safari Trip – Youth CenterFor medical emergencies, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency July 6 – DPAO/Toyota Concertdepartment for treatment. Series: Blake SheltonFireworks Friday June 29th!! July 6 – Teen Lock-In – Youth CenterCheck out the best fireworks show in upstate NY while watching the bestaction inall of summer collegiate baseball!! Fireworks will begin immediately after the July 7 – 8 – Wolf Lake Hike andgame. Thanks again to our friends at Fuccillo Mitsubishi for sponsoring this Camping Tripnight!! It is also Military Appreciation night... all military personnel and theirfamilies can watch the game at half price.
BIGGEST LOCAL MYTH: ―THERE’S NOTHING TO DO HERE!!‖ Wrong!! Things to do in the North CountryFishing 1000 Islands Bass Open, Gananoque, Ontario, July 7-8, www.canadasproangler.com/ BIGBASS.html Basic Fishing Class, Minna Anthony Common Nature Center, Wellesley Island State Park, 16 June, 11 August, 1 September – 11 am to 1pm, email: firstname.lastname@example.orgMusic & EntertainmentDPAO Summer Concert Series – Watertown Fairgrounds, www.dpao.org Blake Shelton, July 6 Bill Cosby, July 28 Journey, August 14 Marshall Tucker Band – August 17,Clayton Opera House – www.claytonoperahouse.org•Rockin the Bay 23-26 AugBlues in the Bay 30 Aug – 3 Sept, www.visitalexbay.orgWineFinger Lakes Wine ToursThousand Islands Winery, Alexandria Bay, www.thousandislandswinery.com Winery Birthday Bash! (bbq, music & wine), July 14 Coyote Moon Winery, Clayton, www.coyotemoonvineyards.com 3rd Annual Howl at the Moon, Saturday, July 28 Bluegrass in the Vineyards, 25-26 August 2nd Annual Shore Dinner (benefits the TI Museum), July 20, 5pm – 8pm, dinner, hayrides, live music & wine!
Independence Day Fireworks Clayton—3 July @ dusk Alexandria Bay—4 July @ dusk Sackets Harbor—4 July @ dusk Fairs, Festivals, and FUN!Jefferson County: 10 July – 15 July, Alex T. Duffy Fairgrounds, WatertownLewis County: 17 July – 21 July, Lowville Fairgrounds, FREE ADMISSION, parade & fireworks opening night,www.lewiscountyfair.orgSt. Lawrence County: usually the first week of August, Gouverneur, www.gouverneurfair.netAlexandria Bay Craft Fair – Scenic View Park Pavilion, 21-22 July, 10 am – 5pm, www.visitalexbay.orgCan-Am Festival – Sackets Harbor – music, food, crafts and fireworks! 21-22 July4th Annual TI Stamp, Coin, Postcard, Jewelry, Gem & Collectables Show – Clayton Rec Arena, 28 – 29JulyStone Mills Craft Fair – LaFargeville, 3 – 5 August30th Annual Craft Show & Sale – Clayton Rec. Arena, 25 - 26 AugustNYS Fair – 23 August – September 3, www.nysfair.orgMade in NY Festival – Sackets Harbor/Madison Barrack 7 July - 75 NY State Product Vendors44th Annual French Festival – Cape Vincent - 14 & 15 July - food, crafts, parade, fireworks!Woodsmen Field Days – Boonville, 17 – 19 August, www.starinfo.com/woodsmenPirate Invasion – Alexandria Bay, 10 – 19 August, www.visitalexbay.orgNew York State Hog Rally – Alexandria Bay , 12 – 14 July, www.nyshogrally.com–14 & 15 July - food, crafts, parade, fireworks!48th Annual Boat Show & Auction – Clayton,3 – 5 August, Antique Boat Museum,www.abm.org
The 2012 Concerts on the Waterfrontpresented by the Sackets Harbor Historical Society every SummerSunday from 3-5 pm at the Battlefield State Historic SiteJuly 1st - military style brass band Excelsior Cornet commemorates the 1812 bicentennialwith a superb lecture/concert, authentic period clothing and instruments.July 8th - Tenor Madness Tenor guitar, clarinet, upright bass and vocals present classicAmerican swing. One of the best chamber-jazz groups you’ll ever hear.July 15th - Vishtenhails from the Magdelen and Prince Edward Islands. Traditional Acadian and Celtic roots mu-sic with fiery fiddles, foot percussion, piano and bodhran.July 22nd - Can Am Weekend - Atlas rocks the battlefield for an afternoon of big city party time. Dance in anoutdoor setting to swing, pop and classic rock.July 29th - Babik blends big band with an exotic flare of gypsy folk songs. Homemade percussion including aduck call adds to the fun.August 5th - The Opera Reel String Band with authentic 1812 era music and dance.A community celebration at the Bandstand! Part of 9th annual War of 1812 weekendAugust 12th _ Prime Time Funk with Ronnie Leigh from Syracuse’s jazz vocal scene. This 10 piece band roundsup the area’s best jazz, blues and funk musicians 10th Mountain Division Band: Our own warrior musicians present pops, vocals, patriotic mu-August 19th - Thesic and jazz standards.August 26th - Quickstep with John Kirk and Trish Miller and talented friends, bring us authentic Appalachianand Adirondack fiddle music – clogging too! More 1812 era tunes!Sept 2nd - Our Labor Day extravaganza with The Mario De Santis orchestra. They round up all the good tunesfrom the past 60 years.Sponsoring the series this year is Watertown Savings Bank. Additional funding is received from the New York State Council on the Arts Decen-tralization Program, administered in Jefferson, Lewis and St Lawrence Counties by the St. Lawrence Arts Council; the Village of Sackets Harbor;and the Town of Hounsfields Committee for the Advancement of Tourism. Contributions from area businesses and organizations, and a weekly"Passing of the Hat" at the concerts also provide financial support.
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