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Clarkson University

Lecture: Presented by Nazi experiment survivor Eva Mozes Kor, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, Science Center Room 360, Clarkson University. “The Journey from Auschwitz & Mengele to Forgiveness,” by Ms. Kor, who at age 10 was taken to the Auschwitz slave labor and extermination camp. Free.

Science cafes: Sponsored by Clarkson University. Canton cafes 7:15 p.m. in Park View Common Room, above Blackbird Cafe, 107 Main St. Potsdam cafes 7:15 p.m. in Potsdam Civic Center community room. Free. Information:

“Red Fish, Blue Fish, Round Fish...Flatfish?”: Tuesday, Oct. 9, Canton.

Artificial Intelligence: Facts and Fiction: Wednesday, Oct. 17, Potsdam; Tuesday, Oct. 23, Canton.

Physician assistant program open house: At Clarkson University, 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, first floor, Clarkson Hall, 59 Main St. Information: 268-7942.

Jefferson Community College

Flame rock concert: Featuring band from Central New York band, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, Jefferson Community College Sturtz Theater. In recognition of disabilities awareness month. Free admission. Flame is a group of 11 professional musicians, each with a disability of some type. Contact: 786-2335.

Assistive technology fair: Hosted by Jefferson Community College, noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, Jules Center Commons, on campus. Sampling of adaptive equipment, including speech assistance devices, chairs with lifting capabilities, various medical equipment, voice recognition, automatic door openers and adaptive toys for children available. Information: Learning and Success Center at JCC, 786-2335 or email

Careers in Public Safety Day: Hosted by Jefferson Community College, 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct. 12, Jules Center Commons on campus. Admission: Free. Information: 786-2277.

Allied health training programs information session: Sponsored by Jefferson Community College, 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, Room 6-218, Jules Center, on campus. Overview of daytime nursing program and weekend nursing program, pre-requisite coursework and admission requirements, college application process and available financial aid. Information also available for allied health programs in phlebotomy, pharmacy technician, electrocardiography technician and clinical medical assistant. Information: 786-2277 or email

“To Write Love on Her Arms” Presentation, Community Resource Fair: Hosted by Jefferson Community College Student Activities Center, presentation by Jamie Tworkowski, founder of non-profit movement To Write Love On Her Arms, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, McVean Gymnasium on campus. Accompanied by Renee Yohe, inspiration behind TWLOHA. Community health and human services resource fair, 6 to 7 p.m. prior to presentation. Free admission. Information: Student Activities Center, 786-2431.

St. Lawrence University

Talk: “Contemplative Studies and the Liberal Arts,” by Harold Roth, professor of religious studies at Brown University, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, Herring-Cole Hall, St. Lawrence University. Free.

Science talk: Presented by Chris Corbally, vice director of the Vatican Observatory Research Group of Tucson, Ariz., 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, Herring-Cole Hall, St. Lawrence University. Topic: “Heroic Galileo and the Message in the Stars.” Free.

Rockwell Kent exhibition, talk: “The Most Popular American Artist,” on exhibit Monday, Oct. 15 to Friday, Dec. 14, Richard F. Bush Art Gallery and Owen D. Young Library. Curator and author Scott Ferris to speak on Kent and his work, 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, Room 123, Griffiths Arts Center. Reception follows. Free.

Memorial service for Ali Pomponio: 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, Gunnison Memorial Chape, St. Lawrence University. Ms. Pomponio, professor of anthropology at SLU, died June 19. Reception to follow in Herring-Cole on campus.

“Celebrate Women in the Arts!”: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, Gunnison Memorial Chapel, St. Lawrence University. Free.

SUNY Potsdam

U.S. Marine Band concert: Sponsored by Crane School of Music and Watertown Daily Times, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, SUNY Potsdam, Helen M. Hosmer Hall. Directed by Col. Michael J. Colburn. Free, but tickets required. Tickets: 267-2277, CPS Box Office in the theater lobby, or Northern Music & Video, downtown Potsdam.

Donizetti’s “L ‘Elisir d’Amore”: The Met, Live in HD, 12:55 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, and encore, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, Roxy Theater, 20 Main St. Tickets: $18; senior citizens, $15; students, $12; youths 18 and younger, $9. Box office: 267-2277 or

Organ recital: Performed by Bruce Neswick, 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall, SUNY Potsdam. 13th annual L. Felix and Helen Miller Ranlett Organ Recital. Part of Community Performance Series. Tickets: $10. Box office: 267-2277.

Chemtoberfest: Presented by SUNY Potsdam Department of Chemistry, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at tents set up at Minerva Plaza and in front of Barrington Student Union, on campus. Parking in Lots 1, 2 and 6. Demonstrations, chemistry magic show, activities, take-home chemistry crafts, live performances, food. Free.

Multimedia, musical extravaganza: “Sleeping Beauty,” performed by storyteller David Gonzalez and pianist, 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, Sara M. Snell Theater, SUNY Potsdam. For grades two to six. Part of Community Performance Series Meet the Arts. Tickets: $10. Box office: 267-2277.

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