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The North Providence Breeze 11-07-2018

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NORTH PROVIDENCE EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | NOVEMBER 7-13, 2018 NORTH PROVIDENCE 13 Pawtucket artist creates Yacht Club's new labels NORTH PROVIDENCE – Yacht Club Bottling Works, the official soda and water company of Rhode Island, is rolling out new labels for all 33 flavors of seltzers and sodas the com- pany produces, including the new Rhody Red flavor, its first soda with caffeine. Mixed and bottled in North Providence for many years, the labels on Yacht Club's bottles have always included Rhode Island imagery, and now each flavor has its own unique identity, say owners. The labels were created by Pawtucket artist Mike Bryce. The seltzers, of which there are now eight available flavors with the latest addition of Grapefruit Seltzer, will have historic images on their labels, while the 25 soda labels will all show ocean scenes. The Grapefruit Seltzer has an image of College Hill with First Baptist Church and the Providence Art Club clearly visible, while the new Sparkling Water label shows a scene that many people will immediately recognize as the icon- ic WaterFire along the Canal Walk. Two sodas now shipping with new labels are Root Beer with a painting of a mermaid looking upon the light- house at Beavertail Point, and Blue Raspberry with Rose Island light- house and the Newport Pell Bridge in the background. The sodas will all have ocean scenes on their labels and the next to be released will be Cream Soda with an image of Block Island's Southeast Light. The selt- zers will continue the historic theme with the release of new Cherry Seltzer showing Blackstone Boulevard on its label. Bryce, a Pawtucket artist at Bryce Studio, said he felt this was a "great collaboration." Bryce has always liked to make art invoking nostalgic Rhode Island and said, "I've been a professional artist for over 30 years, have had the soda for years and (Yacht Club owner) John Sgambato approached me to make some new labels. They went over well and so it works out great for both of us." Bryce Studio can be found at facebook. com/Mikebryceart. Two of Yacht Club's newest fla- vored sodas, Orange Cream and Grapefruit already have the new style artwork with Plum Island and Colonial Wharf on their labels respectively. All these great flavors will be joined by Yacht Club's new- est creation, their very first caffein- ated soda, Rhody Red which will have artwork of the Misquamicut Festival on its label. Rhody Red may remind some of Dr. Pepper, but Yacht Club's uses no high fructose corn syrup. All of Yacht Club's sodas and seltzers will now be capped with "Official R.I. Soda" bottle caps as well. Rhody Red introduces caffeine to NP soda line THE NEW LABEL for Yacht Club Root Beer, featuring Beavertail Point, was cre- ated by Mike Bryce, of Pawtucket. Yacht Club Soda is located at 2239 Mineral Spring Ave. in North Providence. Holiday bazaars and craft fairs Weekend of Nov. 9-11 12th annual Fall Craft Fair to benefit Angelcat Haven Feline Rescue on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the North Attleboro Elk's Lodge, 52 Bulfinch St., North Attleboro, Mass. Vendors, craft tables as well as raffles, refreshments and baked goods. Visit www.angelcathaven.com Holiday Vendor/Crafter Fair at the Knights of Columbus, 15 Bassett St., North Providence, Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Vendors, kids craft table, raffles and more. Snacks will be available for purchase. Proceeds to benefit C.A.P.S. (Cougar Alumni, Parents and Students). Holiday Expo and Craft Fair at Mount St. Rita Health Centre, 15 Sumner Brown Road, Cumberland, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Vendors, crafters, food, white elephant table, raffles. Holiday Fair at Arnold Mills United Methodist Church, 690 Nate Whipple Highway, Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., in the church hall. The Country Café will serve coffee, tea, and muf- fins from 8 to 10:30 a.m. An express lunch will be served starting at 11 a.m., featuring Mickey G's Clam Shack. Homemade food items includ- ing stained glass candy, chocolates, friendship soup mix, fudge and more. Handmade crafts, holiday decora- tions and ornaments, pet items and stocking stuffers. A timeless treasures room, garden shop, and silent auction also are included. Call 401-333-5203. Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair hosted by Holy Trinity Parish(formerly Our Lady Queen of Martyrs) in the Monsignor Gadoury School, 1371 Park Ave., Woonsocket, Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Handicap accessibility. Gift certificate raffle, split-the-pot, themed baskets and special raffles, hand-knitted items, jewelry, crafts, toys, Christmas items, homemade fudge, baked goods, pho- tos with Santa. The kitchen will be open for continental breakfast and lunch. Christmas in the Village at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Church, 18 Baltic St,, Attleboro, Mass., Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Baked good, handmade items, Gramma's Attic, Grandpa's Tool Shed, jewelry, country store, games of chance, penny social, raffles and more. Breakfast served on Saturday. A visit from Santa and Mrs. Clause on Saturday. Christmas Bazaar at Wilfred Manor, 466 Hunt St., Central Falls, Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Penny social, games, raffles, food and more. Fall Bazaar and Craft Show at Heritage Hills Nursing and Rehab Center, 80 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Raffles, bake sale, pumpkin decorating and more. 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