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The North Providence Breeze 12-05-2018

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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10 CALENDAR DECEMBER 5-11, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION on vocals, Andy Solberg, guitar and Bryan Rizzuto, bass, at Grace Note Farm, 969 Jackson Schoolhouse Road, Pascoag. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students. To purchase in advance,call 401-567-0354 or through Eventbrite.com. Meet the artists, enjoy themed desserts and refreshments are available following the performance. In case of inclement weather, the performance will be held Dec. 16. 2 p.m. NARRAGANSETT BAY SYMPHONY COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA – will present a concert at St. Peter's By the Sea Episcopal Church, 72 Central St., Narragansett. Visit NABSCO.org or call 401-274-4578. 3 p.m. CUMBERLAND-LINCOLN COMMUNITY CHORUS – Holiday Concert at Wesley United Methodist Church, 55 Woodland St., Lincoln. Free admission; goodwill offering. www.clcc- music.org . 3 p.m. ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY – will be held at the Cumberland Monastery, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Included in the event are The Mercymount School Chorus, Gotta Q BBQ food truck, Boston Mojo Photo and the lighting of 160 Christmas trees. Call Cumberland Recreation for more information at 401-334-9996. 4 p.m. CHRISTMAS CONCERT FEATURING KELLEY LENNON – and songs from her new Christmas album, "Christmas Once More," will be held at North Scituate Baptist Church, 619 West Greenville Road. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door or by calling 401-647-3238. All proceeds will benefit Special Olympics of Rhode Island. 6:30 p.m. LINDSEY STIRLING: THE WANDERLAND TOUR – at PPAC, 220 Weybosset St., Providence, Tickets $29.50 to $99.50. Visit www.ppacri.org . 8 p.m. Monday December 10 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. ADULT HOLIDAY CRAFT – at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St. Free craft session for adults ages 18 years and older, 2:30-4 p.m. The library will be recycling old books into holiday art. All supplies are provided. This is a drop-in session; no registration is needed. There will be light refreshments. Call 401-769-9044. ZUMBA CLASSES – offered Mondays at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. $5 per class; pay as you go. Instructor April Hilliker teaches from a raised stage so students can easily follow her moves. Visit www.riverfolk.org . 6:30 p.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 December 11 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. 9 a.m. PONAGANSET HOSTING WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA – Ponagansett High School students invite the public and veter- ans to join in on the Wreaths Across America wreath placing ceremony, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the high school, 137 Anan Wade Road, North Scituate. 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 December 12 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. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Wednesday at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. 1 p.m. MEDITATION FOR A STRESS-FREE HOLIDAY – Glocester Manton Library, 1137 Putnam Pike, Glocester. Alan Post will dis- cuss the effects of meditation and present a simple meditation technique. Register online at www.glocesterlibraries.org or call 401- 568-6077. 6:30 p.m. INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION QUILT GUILD – will meet at the Smithfield Avenue Congregational Church, 514 Smithfield Ave., Pawtucket. The meeting will include a Christmas Party and a Yankee Swap. Guest for the evening will be Jane Ianetta. from the Gloria Gemma Foundation. She will give a demonstration on how to make heart shaped pillows for the comfort of breast cancer patients. 6:30 p.m. Thursday December 13 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. ST. PHILIP SCHOOL CHORUS AT THE STATEHOUSE – The state's annual holiday concert series featuring Rhode Island stu- dents, sponsored by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. Free and open to the public. Visit www.arts.ri.gov/holiday. Rhode Island Statehouse, Providence. 11:30 a.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. New hours:. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. CANDLELIGHT SHOPPING AND FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS – in the historic village of Chepachet, along Main Street, Route 44, Glocester, 5-9 p.m. Participating merchants offer holiday goods and refreshments, enjoy strolling carolers, bell-ringers and entertain- ment along the decorated sidewalks, and more. Visit www.candlelightshopping.com . 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. GREG BONIN – "Home for Christmas" at the Stadium Theatre's Marquee Room, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. A show packed with Christmas standards and favor- ites. 7:30 p.m. Tickets $26. www.stadiumthe- atre.com . Friday December 14 "TRIAL OF EBENEZER SCROOGE" – pre- sented by Attleboro Community Theatre, at the Ezekiel Bates Masonic Lodge, 71 North Main St., Attleboro, Mass., through Dec. 16. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m., and Sunday matinées at 2 p.m. Tickets can be purchased for $15-$18 online via https://squareup.com/market/acttickets ; or $20 at the door. To reserve tickets, email attleborocommunitytheatreACT@gmail.com. "A CHRISTMAS CAROL – THE NEW MUSICAL" – a brand new retelling of the Charles Dickens masterpiece presented each year at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets $21, $26 and $31. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com for dates and times. "IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE" – presented by Rhode Island Stage Ensemble at The RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Fridays and Saturdays, at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, at 2 p.m. Tickets available at the door at in advance at www.ristage.org . 7:30 p.m. Saturday December 15 RESOURCE RECOVERY – invites Rhode Island residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste, 8 a.m. to noon, at Resource Recovery located at 65 Shun Pike in Johnston. Appointments should be made in advance at www.ecodepotri.org or call 401-942-1430, ext. 241. BREAKFAST WITH SANTA – at Dr. Ricci Middle School, 51 Intervale Ave., North Providence. The event will feature an outdoor horse sleigh ride. For more information, call 401-648-1312. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. WINTERTIME FARMERS MARKET – at Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St, Pawtucket. Features over 80 vendors selling their locally-grown products, including pro- duce; seafood, meats, poultry, and eggs; arti- sanal cheeses, breads, gluten-free, prepared foods, flowers, plants, wreaths and more. Visit www.farmfresh.org . 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. HOLIDAY FAMILY FREE DAY – at the Bristol Art Museum & Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol. This event will be campus-wide, with activities held at both locations over the course of the afternoon. Admission is free with a donation to Toys for Tots. Donations will be accepted at either site and allow admission to both locations. Call 401-253-0390. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. "HENDEL'S MESSIAH" – presented by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Providence Singers at The Vets, 1 Ave. of the Arts, Providence. For tickets, visit http:// riphil.org/ . 7 p.m. The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Providence Singers will present "HENDEL'S MESSIAH" at The Vets, 1 Ave. of the Arts, Providence, on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 8 p.m. For tickets, visit http://riphil.org/ . Sunday December 9 From page 8 Do you know someone celebrating a January Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for JANUARY will be printed on January 3, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, December 28, 2018. Send in the name of someone with his or her January 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! 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