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The Valley Breeze & Observer 10-18-2018

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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12 CALENDAR OCTOBER 17-23, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION 508-528-2541 or visit www.circlefolk.org to purchase tickets or for more information. TONY MCMANUS WITH JULIA TOASPERN – perform at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance / $20 on the day of the show. For reservations or informa- tion, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. Sunday October 21 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 . FALL SCARECROW CONTEST – at Smith- Appleby House Museum, 220 Stillwater Road, Smithfield. Rules: Scarecrows must be handmade, not purchased; free standing; family-rated and non-political; sturdy enough to withstand inclement weather. Setup begins at noon. Judging will be completed at 1:30 p.m. Visit www.smithapplebyhouse.org or call 401-231-7363. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday October 22 HAPPY NOTES CHORUS – Singing group open to all seniors and meets every Monday at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence., at 10 a.m. Call 401-231-0742 or email sunsense401@ msn.com. 10 a.m. BEGINNER LINE DANCING CLASSES – at Trinity Episcopal Church, 247 Danielson Pike, North Scituate. $7 per class. For more infor- mation, call 401-300-6593. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday October 23 FREE BIRD WALKS WITH THE AUDUBON SOCIETY OF R.I. – for beginners at Caratunk Wildlife Refuge, 301 Brown Ave., Seekonk, Mass. Learn the basics of birding and discover how to identify birds through appearance, song, behavior and habitat. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars. Weather dependent. Open to ages teen to adult. Register online through the events cal- endar at www.asri.org . 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. TAI CHI – at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence, every Tuesday at 9 a.m. A gentle, easy form of exercise. Call 401-231-0742. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday 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. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 p.m. Wednesday October 24 MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Wednesday at 1 pm at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. 1 p.m. THINK FUN – at the North Smithfield Public Library 20 Main St. Slatersville. Explore the world of robots, build your own brush-bot, play bot soccer or run the maze. This is an educational STEM program open to ages 7-9. To registe, call the library at 401-767-2780 or visit the library's website calendar, http:// nspl.evanced.info/signup. 4 p.m. BLACKSTONE CULINARIA FOOD TOUR – at Tavern on Main, 1157 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. The meal will be parmesan encrusted shrimp over risotto with pink vodka sauce and a salad. Following the meal, enjoy a special presentation by Tom D'Agostino, on "The Ghosts of the Tavern on Main." Advance reservations a must. Go to www.blackstoneculinaria.com for tickets. 6 p.m. THE KEMPTERS – will be performing a free concert at Wesley United Methodist Church, 55 Woodland St., Lincoln. They are a blue-grass folk gospel band from Alabama and have been performing since 2007. All are welcome to attend this event. Contact Wesley UMC at 401-724-7954 or visit the band's website at thekempters.com. 6 p.m. Thursday October 25 THE NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE – holds its Eggs & Issues Breakfast on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 7:45 - 9:15 a.m. at Kirkbraie Country Club.The theme this month is Gubernatrial Candidate Forum featuring Republican candi- date Allan Fung, Democratic candidate Gina Raimondo, and Independent candidate Joe Trillo. ARTS & CRAFT CLASS – meets every Thursday morning from 10-11:30 a.m., at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Each class is a fresh new project. All participants are required to sign up at reception desk or by calling 401- 231-0742. Supplies not included. 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. 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. New hours: 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. HALLOWEEN-THEMED BINGO – for kids 5 and older at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Listen to Halloween stories and as you play, watch and listen for what's on your card, either in the story or pictures on the page. Space is limited; registration is required. Call the Children's Room at 401- 333-2422 ext. 15 to reserve a spot. 6 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. FLICKERS' VORTEX SCI-FI, FANTASY, AND HORROR FILM FESTIVAL – at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. The Museum will screen a collection of sci-fi and fantasy films from around the world. Admission is $10, and tickets are available online at squareup.com/ store/mowc or at the door. 7 p.m. MILL & MYSTERIES PARANORMAL INVESTIGATIONS – at Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Hosted by para- normal investigator Carl L. Johnson, each investigation explores three historic build- ings on the Old Slater Mill national historic landmark campus: 1793 Old Slater Mill, 1810 Wilkinson Mill wheel bay, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. 8-10 p.m. Tickets $20, for ages 15 and older. Call 401-725- 8638 or visit www.slatermill.org . Friday October 26 "PRIDE AND PREJUDICE" – presented by Trinity Repertory Company through Nov. 4 in Trinity Rep's Dowling Theater. Tickets are available at www.trinityrep.com, by calling 401-351-4242 or at the theater's box office at 201 Washington St., Providence. MILL CITY HAUNTS – from the creators at TEN31 Productions and the Revel Factory, in downtown Pawtucket, centered around Veterans Amphitheater next to City Hall. A new Halloween spectacle starting at dusk each day. Many free events, including events in amphitheater such as concerts or movie nights, a light show, Creature Feature Pathway and art exhibit at the Blackstone Valley Tourism Center. Also premium, paid events, with $10 fee. For a full schedule of events, visit www.millcityhaunts.com . CLASSIC HORROR FILM SHOWING – The Blackstone Valley Visitor Center Theater, 175 Main St., presents: "The Brain That Wouldn't Die." Tickets for the movie showings are $3/ person, $10 family. For tickets and more information, call center at 401-724-2200. 6 p.m. 13TH WORLD – (formerly known as Haunted Hill) at Diamond Hill Park, 4097 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. A fright- ening trail through the woods not recom- mended for children younger than 11. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 6:30-10 p.m. Admission $18 Fridays and Sundays, $20 Saturdays; $25 speed pass to skip the line Fridays and Sundays, $30 speed pass Saturdays. Call 401-744-6668, or visit http://13thworld.com/. "MANY SIDES TO THE REAPER" – a play by Lincoln native Nick Albanese showing at Theatre 82, 82 Rolfe Square, Cranston. Oct. 11-27. Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Based on the true story of a Mafia hit-man, set in 1980s Brooklyn, N.Y. For tickets, visit www.artists-exchange. org . THE ULTIMATE MICHAEL JACKSON EXPERIENCE – featuring Joby Rogers as Michael Jackson at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 8 p.m. NORTH STAR JAZZ/COMMON GROUND FEATURING PETER CALO – at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Admission $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. YACHT ROCK NIGHT IN PORT FRANKLIN – A West Coast celebration of light rock from the late 70s and early 80s at The Black Box, 15 West Central St, Franklin, Mass., fea- turing Captain and The Stubings, Nantucket Sound Machine and Sal Mon Pink and The Champagnes. Tickets for all shows and events are available at www.theblackboxon- line.com or by calling 508-528-3370. 8 p.m. HISTORY RESEARCH PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION – Thomas D'Agostino and Arlene Nicholson lead a History Research Paranormal Investigation at the mill on Friday and Saturday. D'Agostino will utilize Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP) and other means to channel communications in both mills. Nicholson will use tarot cards to com- municate inside the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. Sixty-minute cycle, start times 8, 8:40, 9, 9:20, 9:40 and 10 p.m.. $20 per per- son on brownpapertickets.com. Saturday October 20 From page 11 The VAMPIRE CIRCUS will perform on Friday, Oct. 19, at 8 p.m., at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Admission is $26, $31, $36, $41. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 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. 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