Nov. 11 4th Annual Urban Mission Holiday Giveback -Helping Hands/Making It Count

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Ramada Inn, 21000 NYS Rte. 3, Watertown, New York 13601

Free admission We ask everyone to please bring a non-perishable food item canned or boxed to be donated to the Urban Mission. There will be vendors to shop from and raffles.


Nov. 21 Child Development and the Preschool Special Education Process- Central NY Early Childhood Direction Center

6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Flower Memorial Library, 229 Washington St, Watertown, New York 13601 Free admission

This workshop discusses basics of child development including developmental areas and milestones. Participants will learn tips about what to do if there is a concern regarding a child’s development, and the components to make parents and families better equipped, informed and prepared for understanding the Preschool Special Education Process. This workshop is free, but seating is limited. Please register by Tuesday, November 14, 2017 by calling 315-785-7705 (ask for Ms. Ashley).


Nov. 23 Annual Turkey Day Run - Watertown Family YMCA/Widrick Auto Sales

Race starts at 9 a.m.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 20020 Ives St Rd, Watertown, NY 13601

Admission: 5k w/ chip and shirt: Members: $22/Non-Members: $27; 2.2 Mile w/ shirt: Members: $20/ Non-Members: $25; No shirt/No chip: $7.00 for either.

This is a 5k race with the option to do a 2.2 mile walk/run. Family Friendly event that is open to all ages. Registration information is available at 


Nov. 23 Lowville Turkey Day 5K - Lowville Medical Associates/Double Play Sports Community Center

Registration begins at 8 a.m.

Lowville Academy Trinity Ave Parking Lot

$10 per person; $50 per family

Come join us for a family-friendly day of fun in Lowville, NY!


Nov. 26 2017 Holiday Craft Fair - Watertown Urban Mission

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dulles State Office Building, 317 Washington St, Watertown, NY 13601

Admission: $5 (children 12 and under free)

Come and enjoy a north country holiday shopping tradition! The event features 70 local vendors offering a variety of goods and crafts. Proceeds benefit the programs of the Watertown Urban Mission, which help your neighbors in need more than 40,000 times each year. For more details and a list of vendors, visit