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Frsa flash 03 nov 2011

  1. 1. FRSA FLASH 03 November 2011Contents of this news letter are compiled from multiple military family news sources and local area event sources. Materialpresented 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 guidelinesNov 5PhiladelphiaDepartment Store at Indian River Middle School Off US Route 11 from 9am to 4pm. Just in time for the holidays,Inviting Local Businesses to create a one day DEPARTMENT STORE filled with local products or servicesHousewares/Pottery/Glass/Furniture/Fixtures/Home Décor/Wall Art/Sculpture/HomeImprovement/Tools/Bath/Body/Sports/Outdoor Recreation/Fashion/Textiles/Shoes/Local and SpecialtyFoods/Jewelry/Handbags/Accessories/ Special Event Services/Children & Toys/ Hospitality/TourismVendors must register for the North Country Department Store by October 28 th. Contact the office by email atrussella@assembly.state.ny.usor by telephone at (315) 786-0284 or (315) 386-2037.Nov 5WatertownJefferson Community CollegeCoffeen StreetJefferson Community College Women’s Organization is hosting the 25th annual craft fair from 9a.m. to 4p.m. in theMcVean Student Center, Building 4. In celebration of its 25th anniversary, patrons will have a chance to win a $500gift certificate redeemable at the JCC bookstore, applicable toward JCC non-credit workshops and seminars orcollege tuition. Additionally, twelve patrons will receive $10 gift certificates for use at the craft fair. More than 100vendors will have a variety of handcrafted items for sale, including art, candles, ceramics, flora, food, jewelry, andmany different wood craft items. Admission is $2.00 per person. Proceeds benefit the Jefferson CommunityCollege Women’s Organization, which awards up to ten $500 scholarships annually.For more information, contact Melody Brenon of JCC at 315-786-2200.Nov 5WatertownCreate Your Holiday OrnamentDate: November 5, 2011 Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PMhttp://www.JeffersonCountyHistory.orgEvent Description Children and adults are invited to "Create Your Holiday Ornament" at the Jefferson CountyHistorical Society under the guidance of talented artist Ursula Mickle. All materials will be provided, and thedesign process shared by all. Ursula will work with Adults from 10am-Noon and with children(ages 5 to 12) from1pm-3pm. Beginners and experience artisits are welcome. Children will decorate pre-molded tiles of snowmen,trees and stars. A call ahead will reserve a place for either workshop, space is limited. Call JCHS for moreinformation at 782-3491. Registration fee is $15 which includes materials and also includes access to all JCHSexhibits, the historic buildings and grounds.November 14, 2011 – January 7, 2012Onondaga Lake Park, Liverpool, NYLights on the Lake walking preview on 14 & 15 Nov from 5-9pm and visitors can choose to park at either the WegmansLanding (Griffin Visitor Center), Salt Museum or Willow Bay lots. This is a great opportunity to get some fresh airand exercise. Walkers can cover as much of the two mile stretch as they desire and should dress for the weather.
  2. 2. Shuttle service is not provided. Holiday characters will be on the trail and refreshments will be available for sale.Cars are not allowed on the trail for this special evening but will be admitted to the show beginning Thursday,November 17. Please leave pets at home. Donations collected on Monday, November 14 will benefit the Friends ofOnondaga County Parks (Friends of Beaver Lake, Friends of the Zoo, Friends of Carpenters Brook and the Friendsof Historic Onondaga Lake. Donations collected on Tuesday, November 15 will benefit the Rescue Mission.16 Nov only Dogs are welcome at the Lights on the Lake for the special Dog Walk from 5-9pm donationscollected will benefit the Humane Association.17 Nov to 8 Jan 2012 from 5 - 10pm • Open Nightly except New Years EveAdmission:  Monday-Thursday - $8.00 per car (including motorcycles) - show your Wegmans Shoppers Club Card for $2 off on Mondays and Tuesdays. Visitors with a Drivers Village or Burdick Automotive license plate frame will get $2 off on Wednesdays.  Friday, Saturday & Sunday - $12 per car (including motorcycles).  $75 per motorcoachFor more information, call (315) 453-6712 or email olp@ongov.net7 Jan at 11pm sharp, run thru Wegmans Lights on the LakeThis 4 mile (approx.) run begins promptly at 11pm at the Griffin Visitor Center. Runners go to Willow Bay andback. No walkers please, lights will be turned off at midnight.Nov 27Watertown2011 Holiday Craft Fair Dulles State Office Building$2 admissionDate: November 27, 2011 Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Description Start your Christmas and Holiday shopping off right with great deals from more than 50 localvendors selling unique and meaningful gifts for every special someone in your life. Plus, your shopping experiencewill also help make sure the Christmas season is a little bit brighter for your neighbor.For more information, call the Watertown Urban Mission at 315-782-8440 and ask for Drew.27 NovWatertownHoliday ParadeDate: November 27, 2011 Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PMEvent DescriptionBegins at Watertown High School and ends on Stone St. with reviewing stand in front of Dulles State OfficeBuilding. Call Stan for more information at (315) 416-10872-4 DecWatertownA North Country Festival of TreesAt the Dulles State Office Building Washington Street Watertown, Friday the 2nd with General Admission from10am-4pm, Preview Gala at 6:30pm, Saturday the 3rd with General Admission 10am-4pm with the Sugarplum Ball(a special Father-Daughter dance) at 6pm, Sunday the 4th with General Admission General Admission from 11am-2pm. To purchase tickets go to
  3. 3. THE NEW GUTHRIE PATIENT PARKING PLANContents 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.