2004 CANTON WINTERFEST SCHEDULE
FEBRUARY 5TH - 14TH, 2004


Public Skating - February 5th - 13th at the outdoor rink behind the Pavilion on Lincoln St.(weather permitting) 3:00 pm -5:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Snow Sculpting - Local groups, individuals or organizations begin sculptures throughout the village. Judging at completion of sculpture. Free registration. Must be completed by February 13th. Contact Kathy Flanagan at 287-5002 or 386-8680.


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5TH

Chamber "Celebration" Dinner- Annual Chamber dinner held at the Best Western University Inn. Displays and Cocktails 6:00 pm, Dinner at 7:00 pm. Price of $ 22.00. Reservations required, call the Chamber office at 386-8255.

Dinner Theater-Sponsored by The Grasse River Players. The Odd Couple (Female Version). Held at the Glass Onion. Cocktails may be purchased at 5:30 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm. $26.00 per person. For more information and reservations contact Carol Johnson at 379-9709. Reservations required.


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH

Dinner Theater- Sponsored by The Grasse River Players. The Odd Couple (Female Version).Held at the Glass Onion. Cocktails may be purchased at 5:30 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm. $26.00 per person. For more information and reservations contact Carol Johnson at 379-9709. Reservations required.

Twilight Sledding - Sponsored by SUNY Canton and the College Association at SUNY Canton near parking lot 1. 7:00 pm. Lighted, tow trails, adult and children. Doughnuts and Hot Chocolate. Contact University Police at 386-7777.

Hockey -SLU Women vs Yale 7:00pm. Appleton Arena


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH

Wagon Rides - Sponsored by the St. Lawrence Valley Draft Horse Club. Located at the Midtown Shopping Plaza. 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. $1.00 per person.

Chili Cookoff and Feast - Sponsored by St. Lawrence Plaindealer and Hot Country 102.9 and Yes FM. Located at the St. Lawrence Inn. Entries 11:00 am, judging at noon. Donation- $5.00 all you can eat. Noon - 2:00 pm. Bring in a chili and support your local fire department! Proceeds to benefit The Friends of the New Fire Station, Inc. Contact Paul Mitchell at 386-8521.

Craft Show- Held at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Miner St. 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Free admission, food available, parking in the Midtown Plaza. Class available in basket making. 10:00 am.- market basket with handle, variety of colored reed and materials. Cost of $20.00, all materials and instructions included. Call the Chamber office (386-8255) for more information and class reservations.

Story Hour - Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Canton, hosting "Story Hour with the Swinwoods". Held in the Paige Room at the Canton Free Library at 1:00 pm. For children of all ages.

Kids Bowling- Gray Lanes, 11:00 am - 1:00. Admission $2.00. Open to existing Bantam, Prep and Jr./Sr. League members of Canton League only. Contact Wanda Lee at 379-0533.

TAUNY- Traditional Pea Soup and Johnny Cake. Served 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at 2 West Main St. Exhibit on "Pierrepont Bird Woman": the Songbird Carvings of Hazel Tyrell. TAUNY cookbooks on sale. Contact Karen Mousaw at 386-4289.

Dinner Theater- Sponsored by the Grasse River Players. The Odd Couple ( Female Version). Held at the Glass Onion. Cocktails may be purchased at 5:30 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm. $26.00 per person. For more information and reservations contact Carol Johnson at 379-9709. Reservations required.

Hockey - SLU Women vs Yale 4:00 pm. Appleton Arena.

Hockey - Canton Lady Bears, Playoff game at 2:00 pm. Canton Pavilion.

Little River Community School - Celebrating their fourth annual Winter Festival. Canton-Russell Rd. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Outdoor events include sledding, skating, horse drawn sleigh rides, snowshoeing and snow castle building. Indoor activities include music, warm beverages and craft projects for children. Call 379-9474 for more information.


SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH

Rotary Pancake Breakfast - Sponsored by the Canton Rotary Club. Best Western University Inn. Canton Jazz Band will be entertaining. 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. Price $4.00 adult, $3.00 under 12. Contact Mary Lawrence at 229-5789.

Adult Bowling Tournament- Gray Lanes at 2:00 pm. Entry fee $32.00. Doubles, 9 pin no tap. Prizes. Call Gray Lanes to enter, 386-3961

Children's Snowperson Projects and Story Afternoon - Sponsored by Canton Area Zonta Club. An afternoon of intergenerational activities. Held at Canton High Rise Building, Riverside Dr. 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Lions Club Dinner - Sponsored by the Canton Lions Club. Held at the St. Lawrence Inn from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Cost of dinner is $15.00 per person, choice of either prime rib or seafood linguine. Pre sale of tickets, daytime call Jon 386-2396, after 5:00 pm 386-1929 or contact any Canton Lion.


MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH

Church Concerts - Kick off at 5:00 pm with a soup and bread dinner with music at St. Mary's Church, sponsored by the Clergy. Free to public. Concerts start at 6:00 pm at the United Methodist Church, followed by the Newman Center, Unitarian Universalist, First Baptist, Grace Episcopal and ending at the First Presbyterian Church for music and refreshments. Free admission. Contact the Chamber office at 386-8255.


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH

Historic Slide Show - Held at the Grasse River Apartments, Riverside Dr. Open to the public, 6:00 pm. Slide show on history of Canton. Late 1800 to early 1900. Contact Linda Casserly at 386-1633.

St. Lawrence Tobacco Free Coalition- Homemade Goulash dinner held at the Canton Methodist Church. 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Donation, proceeds go to local charities.

Basketball - SUNY Men vs Onondaga CC at 6:00 pm.


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11TH

Historical Association Presentation- Sponsored by the St. Lawrence County Historical Association. Slide Show Presentation: Agriculture in St. Lawrence County. 7:00 pm, refreshments served.


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH

Polar Bear Golf- Sponsored by Cerebral Palsy Association. Play 9 hole, par 3 tournament in the snow. Golf and Dinner $ 30.00. Golf or Dinner $ 20.00. Held at the Best Western University Inn and St. Lawrence Golf and Country Club. For more information contact Peg Kahn at 379-9667.

Kids Craft Night- (Make it - Take it) Canton Public Library, 4:00 pm. Donation of $3.00, all supplies included. Pre-register by calling Sally at 386-8255 or Vicky at 386-4533.


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH

Hospital Guild Soup Luncheon- Sponsored by the Canton Edward John Noble Hospital Guild. Warm yourself with homemade soup, ( Broccoli Cheddar & Hearty Vegetable) breads and salad. Gourmet desserts also served! Methodist Church from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. Price of lunch $3.50, take out $3.75, gourmet dessert $1.50.

Comedy and Dinner - Best Western University Inn, 8:00 pm. Must be 21 years old. Held in the Laurentian Room. $ 5.00 cover charge. Dinner and Comedy package available for $25.00. For more information and reservations, contact Kathy at 386-8522.

Basketball - SUNY Men vs Finger Lakes CC at 7:00 pm.

Hockey - SLU Men vs Dartmouth at 7:00 pm. Appleton Arena.


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14TH

Frozen Foote Race - Sponsored by Stillman Foote Running Club. 9:30 am registration, 10:30 am. race (4 Mile). Appleton Arena, St. Lawrence University. $2.00 or free with Winterfest button. Contact Peter Feickert at 229-5559 or 379-9784.

Basketball - SUNY Men vs Cayuga CC at 1:00 pm

Hockey - SLU Men vs Vermont at 7:00 pm