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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 10-10-2018

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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PAWTUCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | OCTOBER 10-16, 2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 15 "ROBIN HOOD" – Festival Ballet Providence kicks off its 41st Season with this classic folk tale, in FBP's Black Box Theater, 825 Hope St., Providence. The show is fun for kids of all ages including those young-at-heart. Call 401-353-1129 for tickets or visit http://fes- tivalballetprovidence.org/2018-2019-season/ robin-hood . GLOCESTER SCARECROW FESTIVAL – sponsored by the Chepachet Grange, at the Pavillion at Kent Field, 1111 Putnam Pike, Glocester, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Create a scarecrow and register to compete in a number of categories, including best human scarecrow. For more information visit the Glocester Scarecrow Festival Facebook page. TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – now open at Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket. Items include books, pictures, picture frames, gently-used clothing and shoes, household items and soft domestic goods, toys, games and some sporting equipment. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. 2ND TIME AROUND SHOP – at St. Teresa of the Child Jesus Church, located in the con- vent behind the church, 358 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Every Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Features clothing, books, household items and more. Some items are half price. DOWNTOWN PAWTUCKET CLEANUP – hosted by the Pawtucket Downtown Alliance. Meet at Bake My Day, 23 Broad St., Pawtucket, for light refreshments and street assignments. Trash bags and gloves provided. Everyone welcome. 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL – at Woodlawn Catholic Regional School, 396 Weeden St., Pawtucket. Yard Sale begins at 8 a.m. Features music, games, prizes, food, and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 2ND ANNUAL WALKABOUT – at Capron Park Zoo, 201 County St., Attleboro, Mass. Journey though the zoo and also visit edu- cational booths to learn about exercise and nutrition, opioid dangers, sun safety and more. Giveaways, refreshments, fun activities, and prizes. Registration $10 for individual, $25 for family (younger than 3 years free). To buy tickets visit www.stur- dymemorial.org/walkabout or call the Sturdy Development Office at 508-236-8008. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. CHRIST CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – Open Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Departments include special occasion apparel and baby and toddler essentials. Other offer- ings: furniture, family clothing, shoes, jewelry, seasonal decorations, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. 10 a.m. THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH UCC OF NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH – (Oldtown Church), 675 Old Post Road, will hold a pet vaccination clinic, for dogs and cats, from 11 a.m. to noon. Please call or text 508-212-4774 or email clavette_6@msn. com for information, fees and to make an appointment for vaccinations, heart-worm tests, or deworming. Vaccinations and tests are individually priced, without additional clinic or other fees. Rhode Island residents and Walk-ins are welcome. CHOPSTICK AUCTION FUNDRAISER – hosted by the South Attleboro Village Lions at Saint Aidan's Parish Hall, 1460 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Doors open at 6 p.m. Auction begins at 7 p.m. Admission is $25 play all night. Features door prizes and give-a-ways, free Coffee, tea and Cookies at intermission. You may bring your own snacks or food. Soda and water available for sale. Over 100 items to be auctioned. For more information, call Joan at 508-243-9130. THE BOHEMIAN QUARTET – will present a night of Romani and Gypsy music at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance / $18 on the day of the show. For reservations, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. DUKE ROBILLARD - 70TH BIRTHDAY PARTY – with special guests Jerry Portnoy, Doug James, Sunny Crownover at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or email www.chanseggrollsandjazz. com . 8 p.m. Sunday October 14 VICTORIAN MOURNING EXHIBIT – "Gone But Not Forgotten" at Lincoln's Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln. Topics of death and mourning in the 19th century featured, with the majestic stone mansion draped in black. Space limited; tours last 90 minutes. Reservations advised. Call 401-726-0597 or email info@hearthside- house.org. Saturday tours every half hour 5-7 p.m. Sunday tours every half hour 1-3 p.m. Admission $15; $10 ages 10-17. Not advis- able for young children. Visit www.hearth- sidehouse.org . BLACKSTONE RIVER NATURE & HERITAGE TOURS – aboard the Explorer riverboat depart from Cold Spring Park, 101 Katherine Road, Woonsocket, on Sundays at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. for a cruise along the river where wildlife abounds and the foliage is peaking. $12 adults, $10 seniors and children under 12. Call Blackstone Valley Tourism Council, 401-724-2200, or visit www.river- tourblackstone.com . STONE WALLS OF RHODE ISLAND – Join Rhode Island state archaeologist Timothy Ives for an illustrated, one-hour presentation on the history and character of stone walls across the state, at the Northgate Toll House, 1873 Old Louisquisset Pike, Lincoln. Call 401- 222-4139. 2 p.m. Monday October 15 SPIRITS OF NEW ENGLAND LECTURE – in the Community Room of Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, at 6:30 p.m. Explore New England's long history of unexplained occur- rences and spooky stories with Dustin Pari of "Ghosthunters," who will share his favor- ite stories of New England investigations. Register at www.cumberlandlibrary.org or call 401-333-2552 ext. 2. Tuesday October 16 THE HISTORY OF COLLETTE – Collette Tours celebrates its 100-year anniversary with a presentation by Kevin Sullivan at the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Everyone is welcome, especially former workers and tour-goers from before 1980 who are invited to bring their pictures, stories and any Collette memorabilia they might have that they would like to donate to the archives, or allow them to be photo- graphed. Email Carol Palmer at cpalmer@ collette.com or call 401-592-3459. 7 p.m. Wednesday October 17 TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – now open at Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket. Items include books, pictures, picture frames, gently-used clothing and shoes, household items and soft domestic goods, toys, games and some sporting equipment. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. THRIFT SHOP – at Epworth United Methodist Church, 915 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Variety of children's, men's and women's clothes. Shoes, handbags, and jew- elry, too. Open Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday October 18 CHRIST CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – Open Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Departments include special occasion apparel and baby and toddler essentials. Other offer- ings: furniture, family clothing, shoes, jewelry, books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. 10 a.m. From preceding page THE BOHEMIAN QUARTET will perform Romani and Gypsy music at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $16 in advance and $18 day of show. Call 401-725-9272 for reservations. ACROSS 1. Type of cleaner (abbr.) 4. Going out 10. __ Jima, WWII battlefield 11. Closed 12. Air Force 14. Moved swiftly 15. Will not (obso- lete) 16. Type of tank 18. Raise 22. Represent 23. Gives a new moniker 24. Adversary 26. Anno Domini 27. Lillian __, actress 28. Bunch of some- thing 30. This (Spanish) 31. A guitarist uses one 34. Small stem bear- ing leaves 36. Soviet Socialist Republic 37. Actress Rooney 39. Dark brown or black 40. Matter 41. Atomic number 87 (abbr.) 42. Food company 48. Trips to see wildlife 50. Elderly 51. Famed chapel 52. Something to grab 53. City in Oklahoma 54. Muckraking jour- nalist Tarbell 55. Thallium 56. Corroded 58. A Brooklyn NBAer 59. Most liberated 60. Google certifica- tion (abbr.) DOWN 1. High moral be- havior 2. Expects 3. Fanciful notions 4. Spanish be 5. All the people of approximately the same age 6. Berated 7. Trailblazing come- dienne 8. Fabric edge 9. South Dakota 12. Amazon ID number 13. A wife (law) 17. Printing speed measurement 19. Wrong 20. Exams 21. Outlying suburb of London 25. Replaces 29. Prints money 31. Accumulate 32. New Zealand conifer 33. College teachers 35. A way of grating 38. Novice 41. Having limits 43. Shining with jewels or sequins 44. Existing at birth but not hereditary 45. __ Caesar, come- dian 46. A young male horse under the age of four 47. Russian industri- al city 49. Wash off 56. Radio frequency 57. Delirium tremens Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 21. Do you know someone celebrating a November Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for NOVEMBER will be printed on November 1, 2018. Forms should be re- ceived by The Valley Breeze by Friday, October 26, 2018. Send in the name of someone with his or her November 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. Name: .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 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