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1. Card making and Teen and Junior Friends meeting
Local artist, Betty Saccocia, is offering an adult card making session 1:30 p.m. in the community room in which participants will be able to create two different greeting cards. She will provide all direction and materials for up to 15 people. Participants will leave with their completed cards, as well as envelopes to mail the cards. The Teen and Junior Friends will hold a meeting 3:30 p.m. in the community room. Discuss upcoming events, help make purchasing decisions and play some games with friends. This group is for kids in grades 5 through 12.
2. Line dancing lesson
McMahon’s Countryside Grille will have a line dancing lesson at 6:30 p.m. Classes from a dance instructor are $6.
3. Nature Ramblers for Preschoolers at Oak Knoll
Join Oak Knoll and discover the wonders of nature in a preschool class Nature Ramblers program. Each week explore a different nature theme through story, a take home craft or activity and outdoor exploration. This program is for ages 3 through 6 and begins 10 a.m. Registration is required. Cost is $40.
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5. High near 27, low around 6
Today there is a 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9 a.m. It will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind will be 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind will be 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.