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The North Providence Breeze 07-11-2018

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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6 CALENDAR JULY 11-17, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION Thursday July 12 AQUA ZUMBA – Classes are held at the North Providence Pool & Fitness Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Free to all SMRAC Members. Upon arrival members must show their SMRAC ID Card. 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. CHESS GAMES – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, every Thursday, 1-4 p.m. All welcome. Call Vic Blank at 401-263-3888 for information. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ZUMBA – at the Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Open to members only. Memberships: age 55+; North Providence Residents - $10 per year and non-residents - $15 per year . Call 401-231-0742. 5:30 p.m. DAGGETT FARM SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – at Slater Memorial Park, 426 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, Thursdays at 6 p.m. This week: Throwback to the 60s. ANIMAL EXPERIENCES WITH DAVE MARCHETTI – at Hope Library, 374 North Road, Hope. This is an educational, hands-on experience for families with children entering grades kindergarten and up. Space is limited. Register by calling the library at 401-821- 7910. 6:30 p.m. 2018 RANGER WALKABOUT SERIES – Meet up with a national park ranger to explore some of the places that are special to the Blackstone Valley, every Thursday evening through the end of August. Free program of Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park. This week: the Little Red Shop, 12 Hopedale St, Hopedale, Mass. For details, visit www.nps.gov/blrv . 6:30 p.m. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the North Providence Union Free Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Call 401-353-5600. 6:30 p.m. CONCERT UNDER THE ELMS – music by Steve Smith & the Nakeds on the John Brown House Museum lawn, 52 Power St., Providence. A food truck will be on site. Tickets, which can be purchased on site prior to the concerts, are $10, and admission is free for RIHS members and children under 12. Visit RIHS.org. 6:30 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 7:05 p.m. Friday July 13 "MAMA MIA!" – presented through July 21 at Theatre by the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. Tickets are on sale at the box office Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sundays, noon-5 p.m., performance days until curtain, and online at www.theatreby- thesea.com, or call 866-811-4111. "ANYTHING GOES" – presented at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Performances include 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762- 4545, and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . THE AIRBORNE COMEDIANS – Astonishing audiences as they juggle a cornucopia of object including birdbaths, lawn-chairs, elec- tric guitars and baseball bats. 10 a.m. and noon at Theatre at Theatre By the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatrebythesea.com or call 866-811- 4111 or 401-782-8587. SALSA LINE DANCE CLASS – Learn to dance the salsa, swing, merengue, samba and bachata at the Salvatore Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. No registra- tion is needed. Call 401-231-0742. 1 p.m. LEVITT AMP SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – in River Island Art Park, 95 Bernon St. Woonsocket, 5-9 p.m. This week's genre is rock music and the artists include Steve Smith and the Naked Truth, the Lexies, and a community drum circle with Music for a Cause. Admission is free and concert goers are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets for the open lawn. For more information, visit concerts.levittamp.org/Woonsocket . SCITUATE PRESERVATION SOCIETY 'MEET YOUR PRESERVATION SOCIETY COOKOUT' – at 706 Hartford Pike, North Scituate. Meet the members and current offi- cers of the Society, discuss the history of the town, the Grange and meet neighbors. There will be free food and games offered at this event. For more information, email scituatep- reservation@gmail.com. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 7:05 p.m. SLAM ALLEN BAND – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Saturday July 14 ECO-DEPOT HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION – at the Smithfield Public Works Department, 3 Spragueville Road. For a full list of household hazard- ous waste materials, visit www.ecodepotri. org. To make an appointment or to view the entire 2018 Eco-Depot schedule, visit www. ecodepotri.org or call 401-942-1430, ext. 241. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. SUMMER CLOTHING CLEARANCE BAG SALE – at the the Trash of Treasure Shop of the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket. Clothing, shoes, handbags and soft domestics are priced at $3 per small bag while larger bags are $5. 9 a.m.-noon. USED CLOTHING SALE – at St. Teresa of the Child Jesus Church Thrift Shop, located in the convent behind the church, 358 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Every Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Features clothing, books, house- hold items and more. Some items are half price. NORTH SCITUATE FARMERS MARKET – at the Village Green, Scituate Art Festival Grounds, West Greenville Road and Silk Lane, North Scituate. Fresh produce, vendors and crafters. Visit www.farmfreshri.org . 9 a.m. to noon. CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – Friends Bookstore at the Cumberland Public Library offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334- 3268 with questions. HISTORICAL WOONSOCKET WALKING TOUR – The Museum of Work & Culture offers walking tours of historic Woonsocket each Saturday at 10 a.m. through Aug. 25. Guides will lead groups along the banks of the Blackstone and Main Street. Tours are $8 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. The tours are free for children under 10 with a paid adult admission. All participants will also receive complimentary admission to the museum. Groups are limited to 15. Pre- registration is suggested. Call 401-769-9675. HOW TO READ THE LIBRARY REPERTOIRES – Discover your family his- tory at the American French Genealogical Society, 78 Earle Street, Woonsocket. 10 a.m. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Admission is free for veterans and students. Call 401-222-9025. 10 a.m. KELLY HOUSE MUSEUM – hosts free out- door recreation and science exploration every Saturday in July and August. Families are encouraged to stay after Science Saturday to explore the Kelly House Museum, 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln, the Blackstone River and Canal, and the Blackstone Bikeway. 10:30 a.m. OLD BUSINESSES FROM WOONSOCKET R.I. EXHIBIT – presented by The Woonsocket Historical Society, 42 South Main St., Garden Level, Woonsocket, behind the Museum of Work & Culture. Open every Wednesday and Saturday, noon-3 p.m. Artifacts from past businesses associated with the city of Woonsocket on display. Call 401-356-0067. Noon to 3 p.m. RIVERWALK TIMES CONCERT SERIES – featuring the Jesse Liam Band, at the the Jesse M. Smith Memorial Library, 100 Tinkham Lane, Harrisville, in front of the library at the Burrillville Farmer's Market Pavilion. Concerts are free and move inside the library during inclement weather. For more information, call the library at 401-710- 7800. 6 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 6:15 p.m. JIM BRADY TRIO – performs at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 337 Londsale Ave., Pawtucket. The warm-up act with Just Us Four begins at 6:30 p.m., and the Jim Brady Trio performs at 7. The concert is free and will be held in the main church auditorium. CDs and other materials will be available. MUD MORGANFIELD – the son of the leg- endary Muddy Waters will perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $32 in Continues on next page The Blackstone River Bikeway Patrol is leading "RIDES OF DISCOVERY" along the Blackstone River Bikeway on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. through Aug. 23. Do you know someone celebrating an August Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for AUGUST will be printed on August 2, 2018. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, July 27, 2018. Send in the name of someone with his or her August birth date and $2 per edition. and we'll include them in the club. The check should be made payable to The Valley Breeze for use in the Breeze charities fund. Mail to: The Valley Breeze, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite #204, Lincoln, RI 02865. Thank you! Greetings should be 10 words or less. 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