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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 12-05-2018

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PAWTUCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | DECEMBER 5-11, 2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 21 Wednesday December 5 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. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT – at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. When the Teen Titans realize they're not "real" superheroes because there's not a movie about them, the five friends vow to do some- thing heroic enough to warrant a big-screen adaption. Families are welcome to bring their own snacks and drinks. Children 10 and older may attend without a caregiver. The program is free and no registration is required. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 209, or e-mail childrens@ pawtucketlibrary.org. 6 p.m. THE CALVIN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH – 126 Angell Road, will hold 'O Come O Come' Advent service. It's a TAIZE Advent service of scripture, praise and prayer and all are welcome. 7 p.m. "RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER – THE MUSICAL" – will be presented at the VETS, One Ave. of the Arts, Providence. Tickets $32 to $62 each. Visit www.the- vetsri.com . 7 p.m. Thursday December 6 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. TEEN ANIME CLUB – at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join other fans of Japanese animation to hang out, get to know some new anime, some older anime, and enjoy pizza provided by the library. The program is free and no registration is required. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 221 or email sbloom@pawtucketlibrary.org. 6 p.m. TEEN VOLUNTEER HOURS – at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Are you a teen student looking to earn volunteer hours or to give back to the community? Come to the library for a twice a month drop-in program. Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to come and assist with special projects in the library. No regis- tration is necessary. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 221. 6 p.m. "CAN YOU FEEL IT?" – A holiday concert presented by the Providence Gay Men's Chorus at Beneficent Congregational Church, 300 Weybosset St., Providence. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m.; Sunday at 4 p.m. Tickets are $25 each and are available online at www.provgmc.org/tickets or at the door. Friday December 7 ATTLEBORO ARTS MUSEUM GIFT SHOP HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA – at the museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro, Mass. Open Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is free. Visit www.attleboroartsmuseum.org . "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. 18TH ANNUAL NORTH SCITUATE VILLAGE CANDLELIGHT STROLL – spon- sored by the Scituate Business Association, Friday, 3-9 p.m, Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., throughout the historic Scituate Village. Tree lighting, trolley rides, Victorian carolers, liv- ing nativity, a special storyteller Friday eve- ning at the library, breakfast with Santa on Saturday, crafters' wares at North Scituate Community House, local church bazaars, holi- day shopping and more. "JOKES MY IRISH FATHER TOLD ME" – a fundraiser for the historic Valentine Whitman at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Old Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling Pat at 401-334-2182, the cost is $12 per person. There will be coffee and pas- tries after the show with tickets being sold for raffles. 7 p.m. LIVE BAIT: TRUE STORIES FROM REAL PEOPLE – Take the theme "Doctors" and come up on stage to tell a true-life story that fits the theme. Put your name in the fishbowl and when your name is called, come up and tell it. Or just sit back and listen to the sto- ries fly. Tickets $7, at the door only. Call 401- 489-2555. AS220 Main Stage, 115 Empire St., Providence. 7 p.m. "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 . DIANE BLUE – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. CHRISTMAS FROM IRELAND – featuring Lúnasa and special guest Ashley Davis at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $30 in advance, $35 day of show. Call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. THE CLAFLIN HILL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HOLIDAY POPS – at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Joined by a chorus and soloists. presented by The Valley Breeze. Tickets $26, $31 and $36. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS – performs at PPAC, Providence. Tickets $37 to $77 each. Visit www.ppacri.org . 8 p.m. Saturday December 8 ART PROVIDENCE HOLIDAY SHOW – at the Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Art, craft and design show featuring nearly 200 local and national artists. Visit www.ArtProvidenceShow.com . 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. 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. 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. TEEN BOOK CLUB – meets at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Teen readers in grades 6-12 are invited to talk about what they have read recently to be followed by some snacks and silent reading. Call the Teen Librarian at 401-725-3714, ext. 221 or e-mail sbloom@pawtucketlibrary.org. 11 a.m. AN OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS BY CANDLELIGHT – at the historic Hearthside House mansion, 677 Great Road, Lincoln, 2-6 p.m. Visit with Santa, listen to seasonal sounds on the harp (piano on Sunday), and take a self-guided tour of the festively deco- rated mansion. Adults $10, youth and mem- bers $5, free for younger than 10. Pullen's Corner Schoolhouse will be open 1-5 p.m. Call 401-726-0597 or visit www.hearthside- house.org . THE JESSE LIAM TRIO BAND – will put on a holiday concert at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The con- cert will take place in the Community Room; admission is free but attendees are encour- aged to bring a toy donation for a needy child. Call Aaron Coutu at 401-333-2552 ext. 2 or acoutu@cumberlandlibrary.org . 6 p.m. BILLY GILMAN – presents "Home for the Holidays," at the Dunkin' Donuts Center, 1 La Salle Square, Providence. Visit www.dunkin- donutscenter.com . 7:30 p.m. MUD MORGANFIELD – Muddy Waters' son performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $27 in advance and $30 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. THE BOSTON POPS HOLIDAY POPS TOUR – with the Pops' Esplanade Orchestra, Keith Lockhart conducting, at PPAC, 220 Weybosset St, Providence. Tickets $58 to $130. Visit www.ppacri.org . 8 p.m. Sunday December 9 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. LINDSEY STIRLING: THE WANDERLAND TOUR – at PPAC, 220 Weybosset St., Providence, Tickets $29.50 to $99.50. Visit www.ppacri.org . 8 p.m. Tuesday December 11 POTTER-BURNS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHORUS AT THE STATEHOUSE – The state's annual holiday concert series featur- ing Rhode Island students, 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. 9:30 a.m.

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