Photo of the Day ( “The Three Ladies”, taken by Shawn L. Halperin of Lake Clear. These girls are true Adirondack hens!

Artwork of the Day ( "Two Dragonflies and a Loon," a piece from the upcoming exhibit "New Works 2014" by local artist Shawn Lewis Halperin. Her work will be featured at NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery in Saranac Lake, August 1-September 1, 2014. There will be an opening reception, Friday, August 1, 5-7pm. Refreshments served and the public is welcome to attend.

Photo of the Day ( Loon taking to the air at Lake Ozonia. Photo by Joe Woody.

Artwork of the Day ( Lace necklace. Artist: Radmilla Zuman. The St. Lawrence County Arts Council wil hold a “Meet the Artists” reception and arts market Friday from 2-6 in Potsdam’s downtown Snell Hall. 

Photo of the Day ( Tree frog napping in a sunflower. Photo: Cliff Parker, Edinburg, NY.

Artwork of the Day ( “Race to Incarcerate,” comic book cover. Artist: Sabrina Jones. A slide talk, “Creating Comics for Social Justice,” by this artist who created a comic book adaptation of Marc Mauer’s “Race to Incarcerate” will be held at Bluseed Studios in Saranac Lake on July 31 at 7:30 pm.

Photo of the Day ( Great Blue Heron practicing its runway strut at Lake Ozonia. Photo: Joe Woody

Bald eagle on the Bog River. Photo: Tracy Thomas

Artwork of the Day ( “Mustard Field,” watercolor. Artist Jacqueline Altman. This work will be on display as part of the solo exhibit “Mountains and Things” opening tomorrow, July 4, at the Adirondack Artists Guild in Saranac Lake with a reception from 5-7 pm.

Photo of the Day ( “Foxy Lady.” Photo: Bruce Dana, Morristown, NY

Title unknown, drawing. Artist: Russell Serrianne. This work will be on display as part of a two-person exhibit with ceramic sculptor Ariana Kolins opening July 12 with a reception from 4-6 pm at the Courthouse Gallery in Lake George, NY

Photo of the Day ( Partridge berry in bloom. Photo: Butch Bramhall, Croghan, NY

Artwork of the Day ( “Sister Rain and Brother Sun,” puppet theater. Artist: Catskill Puppet Theater. The Caskill Puppet Theater will perform Saturday, July 12 at 10:30 am as part of French Festival in Cape Vincent, NY

Photo of the Day ( Pair of Cedar Waxwings sharing an evening snack on the shoreline of Lake Ozonia. Photo by Joe Woody on June 27, 2014

Photo of the Day ( Indian Lake students playing a board game at the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake. Photo: George DeChant