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Brewery Hosting Spotlight December 17 - 12/9/2013
CHAMBER “SPOTLIGHT” AT ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY BREWERY DECEMBER 17
Canton –The county’s only beer brewery will open its doors for a Business, In the Spotlight networking event hosted by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, December 17.
The St. Lawrence Brewing Company, 19 Commerce Lane, #4, Canton, is offering a tour of its facility from 4 to 5 p.m., for a $5 charge per person.
The 5 to 7 p.m. Spotlight will follow and also feature presentations by area businesses Bella-Brooke Vineyards, Kuno Oil, Dragun Signs, The Nut Shop International, and Kuppek Solutions.
Spotlight admission is $5 per person and includes food and refreshments. There will be door prizes as well as the traditional Spotlight 50/50 raffle.
Spotlight invitations are extended to all members of the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, although anyone interested may attend to find out more about the Chamber and to network with members of the local business community. Businesses highlighted at each event are all Chamber members.
For more information on Spotlight events and the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, including the many benefits of membership, call 315-386-4000 or visit www.northcountryguide.com.
Updated Vendor List For Cheel Show Released - 12/6/2013
SOME 120 VENDORS ALL UNDER ONE ROOF AT COUNTY CHAMBER’S
CRAFT, FOOD AND WINE SHOW AT CHEEL ARENA IN POTSDAM
Friday and Saturday, December 13 And 14
Canton – The eagerly anticipated Craft, Food and Wine Show, hosted by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce at Clarkson University’s Cheel Arena, will kick off Friday, December 13 at noon.
The show continues through 8 p.m. on Friday, and reopens from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, December 14.
About 120 vendors will be set up on two levels of the arena, offering everything from Adirondack-themed jewelry and Amish-made baskets to wines from local vineyards. Admission to the show is $3.
Expected vendors include:
Baskets by Linda – Potsdam, hand-woven, flat reed baskets; Adirondack Glassmith – Tupper Lake, glass art and jewelry; Betty Bow Blue – Canton, hair accessories; Chipman Woodworks – Lisbon, bowls and other wood items; In His Time – Norwood, rag dolls, “sock monkeys,” kitchen towels; Zahler’s Maple Products – St. Regis Falls, Keller Country – Norwood, handmade decorative miniature quilts; Unlimited Designs – Potsdam, hand painted signs & ornaments; Canton Area Zonta Club – Canton, gifts; Theta Pi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority – Canton, scarves, crafts; Tucker Spring Organics – Colton, artisanal soap, skin care products and candles; Red Button Bakery – Canton; Windance – Massena, hand-dyed clothing, accessories, hand-made jewelry; Fauna on Flora – Potsdam, wildlife scenes carved on artist conks; Harvest Herb Company – Malone, herbal products, culinary blends, potpourri, jam; Steve Auger – Malone, Adirondack frames & photography; RC Oster – Utica, ink & pencil drawings of regional scenes; Taylor Creek Creations – Canton, textiles, upcycled mittens; High Peaks Winery – Potsdam; Raquette River Gift Company – Potsdam, gourmet gift baskets and North Country food; Cooper’s Magnetic Jewelry – Chazy, handcrafted magnetic jewelry; Smitty’s Gifts – Hermon, wooden items & snowmen; Rosemary Miller – Adams, spoon jewelry; Busted Spoke Rustics – Gouverneur, woodworking; Rustick Creations – Colton, rustic furniture; Glass Roots – Waddington, hand-blown glass, cast bronze, forged metal; Fessenden Hill Creations – Canton, handmade plush animals, baby items, hats; VT Made Richard’s Sauces – St. Albans, VT, sauces, marinades, pasta sauce, hot sauce; Phenomenal Fudge – Shoreham, VT; St. Lawrence- Lewis BOCES – Norwood, custom furniture, signs, etc.; Joyful Creations – Gouverneur, personalized plaques and Christmas items; Fisher & Son Scroll Saw Art – Richville, scroll saw woodwork art; Something Country – Canton, silk arrangements & seasonal decorations; Trout Brook Treasures – Massena, handmade jewelry, pot holders, etc.; Judy Has Hats – Hector, NY (Friday Only), crocheted hats, scarves, scrubbies, etc.; Atkinson Enterprises – Harrisville, carved wood products; Lynn Murray Photography – Ogdensburg; River Myst Winery – Ogdensburg; Smith Farm Chicken – Massena, meats, crafts, baked goods; Diane Bell – Ogdensburg, handcrafted purses & key chains; Catamount Lodge & Forest, LLC; lodge & forest products; birch candles, hardwood stools, etc.;1882 Barn – Brantingham, NY, crafts & Adirondack items; Hurlbut’s Maple Products – Canton; JoCi Jewels – Massena, handmade jewelry; Nearly New York – Pulaski, unique hair clips; Twisted by Choice – Morristown, jewelry, recycled glass items; ‘Em Bears – Hannawa Falls, plush animal toys; The Nut Shop International – Colton, nuts, brittles, jams, novelties, giftware; Betsy Kreilach – Boonville, jewelry & graphic frames; Not Your Average Cookie – Ogdensburg, bakery; Get Personal Designer Jewelry – Rochester, gold & silver jewelry; Vintage Creations – Adams, vintage flatware jewelry, wind chimes; Down by the River Crafts – Clayton, fishing lure jewelry, parachute cord accessories, woodburning on paddles; Green Teapot – South Colton, photographs, craft items; Otter Creek Winery – Philadelphia, NY; Thousand Islands Winery – Alexandria Bay; Nature’s Canvas – Potsdam, arts & crafts; woodburnings, gourds, crocheted items; Ms. Liz – Ogdensburg, one of a kind wood designs of Edward M. Basta; Watson Woodworking – Glenfield, NY, custom furniture; Grunert’s Flags & Flowers – Lowville, decorative flags, handcrafted arrangements, sewn items; Spruce Mountain Designs – Lake Placid, jewelry; original designs with Adirondack themes; 2nd time Around – Malone, upcycled wool, denim; The Silver Studio – St. Regis Falls, sterling silver, gemstone jewelry; Kathryn’s Krafts – Potsdam, needlework, knitting & crocheting; Blue Heron Patchwork – Chase Mills, fleece throws, baby blankets, wall hangings, quilts, pillows; St. Lawrence River Decoys – Waddington, fish and duck decoys; Country Tyme Treasures – Canton, primitive décor; Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards – Hector, NY; A Northern Light – Port Leyden, NY; jewelry, scarves, hair accessories; Coco Lassial Apron Co. – Canton, aprons and pot holders; Peg’s Yarn Creations – Philadelphia, NY, knitted and crocheted hats, scarves, mittens, etc.; D&D Meats – West Chazy; Revised Editions – Dekalb Junction, items handcrafted from old books; Barbara’s Glassworks – Philadelphia, NY, stained glass; Cartoon Caricatures by Nikki – Ogdensburg; Specialtea Teas – Lisbon, loose leaf luxury tea & tea accessories; Phil & Jackie’s – Massena, homemade fudge; Moonlight and Laughter – Massena, hand-dyed fiber & yarn, hand knits, hand-dyed silk scarves; St. Lawrence Valley Roasters – Lisbon, coffee & coffee accessories; Adirondack Rustic Frame Works – Canton, scarves, handbags, felted purses, accessories; St. Lawrence County Maple Producers – St. Lawrence County, maple cotton candy; Mystic World – Bennington, VT, hand-knit sweaters, hats, mittens, headbands and scarves; Kim’s Cheesecake on a Stick – Clayton, cheesecake, bananas dipped into chocolate; Krafts by Kim – Homer, NY, items for pet, baby and kitchen; Uncle Jim’s – Norfolk, all natural seasonings, dips, mixes, rubs; Cedar Designs – Heuvelton, cedar woodworking, furniture; Sunday Creek Studio – Heuvelton, original art, prints, earrings; Margaret Tiernan – Chase Mills, placemats, wall hangings, fleece blankets, pillows; Unique Creations by Sharon – Harrisville, home décor; Gina’s Gift – Potsdam, non-profit – donating books to newborns at Canton-Potsdam Hospital; MM Crafts – Ogdensburg, fleece, crocheted items, ceramics; Meadow View Honey Farm – Gouverneur, honey; Leather Artisan – Childwold, leather bags, belts and accessories; JennyLynn Creations – Newton Falls, beaded roses, original jewelry, rosaries, nature photos, hair accessories; R&J Finds – Gouverneur, wine bottle cheeseboards and bowls; Old Market Gift Shop – Norwood, home décor, blankets; Creative Ladys – Ogdensburg, handmade jewelry, hand-painted signs; Hats n More – Watertown, crocheted hats, tutus, headbands; Eye Candy – Ogdensburg, unique beaded jewelry; Tastefully Simple – Potsdam, direct sales consultant / food; Handmade Creations – Potsdam, baked goods, misc. crafts; Renee’s Crafts – Massena, blankets, key chains, etc.; Blue Frenzy – Canton, fused recycled glass, gears and other found items; Asplin Tree Farms – Gabriels, NY; balsam pillows, door stoppers, sachets; Custom Embroidery – Brasher Falls, NY (Saturday Only), embroidered items; Tim Pearl – South Colton, custom made picture frames with wildlife pictures; Kirbside Gardens – Chateaugay, felted hats and ornaments, felting kits and equipment; White Stone Farm – Chateaugay, handspun yarn, hand-woven blankets & scarves, wool roving & felting kits; Tug Hill Vineyards – Lowville; Miss D’s Alpacas – Chase Mills, alpaca wool hats, gloves, socks; Claire’s Country Garden – Alburgh, VT, pickles and jams; 2 Mama Birds – Massena, handmade jewelry; St. Lawrence County NYSARC – Canton, handmade retail items; Empty Nest Birdhouses – Norfolk, country rustic birdhouses; Green Mountain Mustard – Richmond, variety of mustards.