St. John in the Wilderness Church will hold Mass at the Fish Creek campgrounds 8 a.m. Sunday. In case of rain, Mass will be at St. John in the Wilderness Church st 8:15 a.m. Mass on Thursday is at 8:30 a.m. Gabriels Assumption Church Mass on Tuesday is at 8:30 a.m. and on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. At St Pauls in Bloomingdale, the Anticipated Mass is Saturday at 4 p.m. All are invited to attend any of the above services.
St. John in the Wilderness Church is sponsoring their annual summer raffle. First prize is a kayak, second prize is a water toy package with third prize is $100. Tickets are one for $1 or six tickets for $5. Available through any parish member or call Sister Carol at 891-2286. Thank you for your support.
A card party will be held at St. John in the Wilderness Church hall on the third Sunday in August starting at 1 p.m.
The Adirondack Presbyterian church's of St Regis and Lake Clear will hold there worship services for the month of July as follows: At St Regis start 9 a.m. with Lake Clear starting at 10:45 a.m. Coffee hour to follow each worship service. All are welcome to attend either worship service.
The Adirondack Presbyterian Women are collecting baby and children's items to give to Paul and Darlene Heller who are leaving for Malawi to start an orphanage. Many of the children are returned to their families after the age of two and need warm clothing. Any baby or children's clothing would be most helpful, especially blankets and fleece sleepers. All clothing should have the tags taken off and washed. Items are needed by the end of July. Anyone who wants to donate can call Bonnie Rosenbarker at 891-3237, for a complete list of items. Thank you in advance for your help.
The Adirondack Presbyterian church is holding a raffle of three face cord firewood, cut, split and delivered locally. Tickets are one for $1 or six tickets for $5. Tickets can be gotten from any church member or call the church at 891-5638. The drawing will be Sept. 7. Thank you for your support.
The Bookmobile will be at the Lake Clear post office parking lot from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesday Aug 19.
Speaking of the Lake Clear post office parking lot, have you noticed how nice it is now that it's paved, new lines and one handicapped parking space? WOW, are we ever lucky! Makes you want to go for your mail more then once a day.
The Lake Clear seniors will be going to the Belvedere for a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday July 29. Please call Mary Wirsing at 891-3469 to make reservations.
The Hohmeyer Lake Clear Lodge, located on state Route 30 in Lake Clear, is having their Biergarden nights on Wednesday and Friday nights every week. You can save; Adirondack Alps appetizers with wine from the only handcrafted wine and bier keller in the Adirondacks.
Along with enjoying a spectacular sunset on Lake Clear you can enjoy the music of Steve Borst. There are great camp style dinners available. They have gourmet takeout meals. For a menu, visit www.lodgeonlakeclear.com. Or you can call 891-1489, for more information.
Congratulations to Robert Skeels of Lake Clear on being named adult carrie for the Enterprise the month of June. His delivery area is: Saranac Lake, Bloomingdale, Vermontville and Onchiota.
The first Jaquis family reunion, which was organized by Caron (Jaquis) Powers,previously of Lake Clear, was held at the pavilion at Ray Brook over the July 4 weekend. Caron made sure every family member received a tee-shirt and an address book so they all can keep in touch. Around fifty family members attended from: Indiana, Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Vermont and New York. They all helped William and Barbara Jaquis of Birdeboro, Pennsylvania celebrate their 50 wedding anniversary. Harold and Barbara Jaquis of Lake Clear hosted a picnic for around twenty-two people that were from out-of-town and arrived July 3. Caron said that everyone had a wonderful time and they all want to do it again next year.
Barbara Jaquis of Lake Clear accompanied her daughter Deborah Dragoon to Park City, Utah for a seminar for medical reasons. As they were gone for about a week, while there, they asked someone to recommend a good restaurant that they went to. Upon talking to the waiter, they found out that Brian Morgan, (whose father is Forest "Dew Drop" Morgan) owned the restaurant they were at. Having had a wonderful meal there, they went back and meet Barbara's cousin, Nipper (Howard) Strack, who was there on business. Nipper resides in New Jersey. Talk about a small world.
There will be a Yard sale held at the Methodist church in Saranac Lake sponsored by the United Methodist Women from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday August 8 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday August 9. NO CLOTHING AT THIS TIME. Any household items in good working order and good condition will be accepted. Items may be left at the church any morning. For more information, please call Charlotte Hall at 891-2129 or Deborah Donaldson at 891-4199. Thank you in advance for your support.
Congratulations to Meagan White, who was one of 802 students named to the spring semester 2008 dean's list at The College of Saint Rose.
Congratulations to David Kelting and Krystal Baumgartner who were united in marriage on July 12. We wish to you both the best for your future together.
There will be a card party at 7 p.m. every Thursday held at the Bloomingdale Town Hall. Call Augie Simpson at 891-4398 for more information.
If you are looking for something to do from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night, drive to the former CED building next to Pizza Hut in Saranac Lake for an informal gathering of classic and antique cars. Anyone is invited to attend and bring their antique car along. There are no rules as to the age of your car. No fees, this is for fun. For more information, call Ben Kline at 572-6132.
The Adult Center will be holding a jewelry sale at the Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 25. Along with the jewelry there will be scarves and pocketbooks. A light lunch will be available. Come and enjoy!
The Adult Center will sponsor a trip to the Frederick Remington Art Museum located in Ogdensburg on Saturday, July 26. The bus leaves at 8 a.m. and will be back at 5 p.m. Cost is $20 for the bus and $7 admission to the museum. Lunch will be at local restaurant. Please call 891-2980 to make reservations.
There will be a card party held at the Adult Center 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug 3. You are invited to attend.
July 23- Jessica McCormick
July 24- Emmalee Kelting
July 25- Lena Skeels
July 29- Ann Lamere, Shirley Allen, Steve Pridell
July 31- Cathy Hohmeyer, Jane Gage, Gould Hoyt, 2 year old Logan Hosler
August 1- my son Joel A. Wit, Alvin Fuller
August 2- George Donaldson IV, Ruth Hoyt
August 4- Helen Winch, Hillary Barnard, Charles Moore
August 5- Carole Hadley, Wayne Donaldson, Hugh McGill, Brittny Doty
July 25- Shane & Erin Kilroy July 27- David & Karen Pittman, Sr July 28- 24 years together my daughter and son-in-law James & Eva Stinson July 29- 2 years together Steven & Elizabeth Guglielmi August 5- 63 years together for Donald & Pearl Brewster
Til next time, you can call 891-4199 with information for this column and have a nice day.