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The Valley Breeze & Observer 10-18-2018

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6 ENTERTAINMENT OCTOBER 17-23, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION Hunt ghosts at Old Slater Mill PAWTUCKET – Old Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., presents its traditional Paranormal Investigation programming on the last two weekends of October. Two types of investiga- tions are on tap this month: the mill's long-running Mill & Mysteries Paranormal Investigations with Rhode Island paranormalist Carl L. Johnson, and four History Research Paranormal Investigation events, for which Thomas D'Agostino and Arlene Nicholson will employ technology including EVP, as well as the reading of Tarot Cards, to conjure the spirits. On Thursdays, Oct. 18 and 25, join Johnson for a 90-minute exploration of three buildings on the Old Slater Mill campus, starting at 8:30 p.m.; doors open at 8 p.m. Known for his work in demonology, and his knowledge of all things Poe and Lovecraft, Johnson has an intimate knowledge of the Rhode Island landmark, having conducted nearly 100 investigations at the mill over more than 10 years, and also due to his work as a member of the museum tour guide staff. In addition to Johnson, noted New England para- normalists and authors D'Agostino and Nicholson will lead the investigations on Fridays and Saturdays, October 19, 20, 26 and 27, 8-10 p.m. Guests join the investigations for 60 minutes, with multiple tour start times available. For all investigation pro- grams, guests will join these professional ghost busters in the 1793 Old Slater Mill, the basement wheel pit of the 1810 Wilkinson Mill, and the sitting room of the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. Tickets are available at Brownpapertickets.com (search "Slater Mill), or by calling 401-725-8638, ext.100 during business hours. Admission on Thursday is $18 per person. Admission on Friday and Saturday is $22 per person. Guests must be age 15 or older to attend, and ages under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Halloween Luminary Canal Walk at River Bend Farm Saturday UXBRIDGE, Mass. – The Blackstone River Watershed Association, in partner- ship with Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, will host a Halloween Luminary Canal Walk on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., at the River Bend Farm Visitor Center, 287 Oak St. The event is a not-so- spooky walk at the water's edge, where participants will listen for wildlife, watch out for the tricky will-o'-the-wisp and enjoy the scents and sounds of autumn. Children will decorate paper bags to make their own lanterns then place an LED in each one and line the towpath with them. The walk will start before sunset and continue through twilight. This is a 45-minute family-friendly, easy walk and is stroller friendly. All ages welcome and children are encouraged to wear costumes. Enjoy apple cider and a treat at the River Bend Farm Visitor Center after the walk. This event is free but registration is requested at http://thebrwa.org/ HalloweenWalk2018 for planning purposes. For more information, email Kathryn. parent@mass.gov or call the BRWA at 508-278-5200. Weekend of Oct. 19-21 Fall Bazaar at Waterview Apartments, 300 Privilege St., Woonsocket, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Penny social, large basket raffles, 50-inch smart TV raffle, 50/50 raffle, straw games, grab bags, baked goods. The kitchen will also be open. Octoberfest Craft Fair at the Knights of Columbus, 1675 Douglas Ave., North Providence, Saturday, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Crafters and vendors with their unique creations and products. Refreshments will be available. Free admis- sion and parking. Harvest Fair – St. Blaise Church, 1158 South Main St., Bellingham, Mass., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., in the parish hall. Grandma's Attic, games, raffles, tasty treats, a 50/50 cash raffle, Basket Game. A Chili Cook-Off will be held on Sunday, 11:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Weekend of Oct. 26-28 Holiday Bazaar hosted by the Quota Club of Woonsocket to be held on Saturday at the Elks Club, 380 Social St., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Craft items of all types, specialty food items, penny social, antique and vintage items. Vendor tables available $30, two for $45, through Oct. 6. Call 401-766-4555. Falling Leaves Bazaar at Christ Church, 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. Friday, 4-8 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Harvest Fair at Candleberry Chapel, 381 South Main St., Attleboro, Mass., Saturday, 8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. Yard sale treasures, cookie walk and bake shop, craft items, country kitchen, raffle and penny social tables, and homemade frozen apple pies. Also, candy corn game and pumpkin painting for the children. Children are invited to come in costume. Live entertainment for all. Halloween Bazaar and Indoor Yard Sale sponsored by the Burrillville Historical & Preservation Society at the Bridgeton School, 16 Laurel Hill Ave., Pascoag, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Halloween penny social, Halloween crafts, decorations for sale and a spooktacular assortment of homemade treats including homemade pies. Weekend of Nov. 2-4 Annual Holiday Fair at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, Coyle Drive (off Route 152), Seekonk, Mass., Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Food, raffles and baskets galore. Hand knits, jewelry, Christmas items, toys, baked goods, and more. Call 508- 399-8440. Fall Holiday Bazaar at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, on Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. More than 20 vendors, and raffles. Lunch will be served. 38th annual Bazaar and Food Fair at St. Mary Antiochian Orthodox Church's parish center, 1 Saint Mary Way, Pawtucket. Friday, 5-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Full kitchen ser- vice and take-out available. Authentic Middle Eastern cuisine and pastry, home- made candy, homemade braided cheese, silent auc- tion, penny social, vintage Christmas booth, pictures with Santa and much more. Christmas Bazaar at St. Raymond's Catholic Church, 1240 North Main St., Providence, Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., in the church hall. Cash raffle, gift/ basket raffle, Christmas trea- sures, straw draw, pull-tabs, crafts, baked goods, penny socials, food and more. Santa will visit on Saturday, 12:30- 2 p.m., free face painting, 2:30-4 p.m. Visit www.stray- monds.com . Holiday Bazaar at St. Antoine Residence, 10 Rhodes Ave., North Smithfield, Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bake sale, penny social, handmade items, split the pot, liquor basket, golf for four, girls bike with hel- met, white elephant room, lunch, wreaths, and more. Fall/Winter Fair at Smithfield Avenue congrega- tional Church, 514 Smithfield Ave., Pawtucket, Saturday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Vendors and craft items from various com- panies and individual craft- ers. Coffee and doughnuts available until 10:30 a.m. Hamburgers, hotdogs and more available at 11:30 a.m. A raffle of various items will be held at 2 p.m. Holiday Bazaar at at Summit Commons Rehabilitation Health Center, 99 Hillside Ave., Providence, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. White elephant table, ven- dors, face painting, and more. Snowflake Bazaar at Mary, Mother of Mankind Church, 25 Fourth St., North Providence, Saturday, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., and Sunday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Jewelry, gift baskets, raffles and Christmas items. The kitchen will be serving breakfast and lunch each day. For more information call the rectory at 401-231-3542. Holly Bazaar at Foster Center Baptist Church, Howard Hill Road, off Route 94, Foster, Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Penny social, bake sale, Christmas ornaments, home- made items and more. Raffle drawings at 2 p.m. Christmas Bazaar at St. Agatha Catholic Church hall, corner of Fairfield Avenue and Logee Street, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Raffles, crafts, penny social, baked goods. Kitchen will be open for breakfast and lunch. Santa will visit on Sunday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Harvest Bazaar at Greenville Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation, 735 Putnam Pike, Greenville, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Vendors, crafts, food, raffles, games, and more. Fall fairs and holiday bazaars

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