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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 01-09-2019

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PAWTUCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | JANUARY 9-15, 2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 13 Wednesday January 9 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 equip- ment. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. TEEN VOLUNTEER HOURS – Teens invited to volunteer at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St. Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to come and assist with special proj- ects in the library. No registration is neces- sary. Call the Teen Librarian at 401-725-3714, ext. 221. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday January 10 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. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday January 11 SALSA DANCING – every Friday at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Learn all the latest dance moves. Call 401-231-0742. 1 p.m. "BLACK ODYSSEY" – Trinity Rep will con- tinue its 2018-19 season with the epic tale by Marcus Gardley. Inspired by Homer's Odyssey, this story examines Ulysses Lincoln's journey home from war when the world – and the gods – are against him. Tickets start at $25. Visit www.trinityrep.com/odyssey . 7:30 p.m. THE BEST OF THE SECOND CITY – a night of comedy presented at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. The show features the best sketches and songs from The Second City. Admission is $26, $31. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. THE BRIAN JAMES QUARTET – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Saturday January 12 CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. New hours:. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401- 334-3268 with questions. 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 equip- ment. 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. THE SATURDAY BRUNCH BUNCH TOASTMASTERS CLUB – will hold its next meeting at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The public is welcome. For more information, e-mail sbbtm31@gmail.com or call 508-293- 1488. 9:15 a.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. RICBA BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS – at the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St. This month's RICBA nominated book is "Stef Soto, Taco Queen," by Jennifer Torres. Talk about favorite parts, play trivia games, and partici- pate in theatre activities based on the book with the GAMM Theatre's Education Director Susie Schutt. Contact the Children's Librarian at rperron@pawtucketlibrary.org or 401- 725-3714, ext. 209. 11 a.m. to noon. RI SPINNER'S GUILD MEETING – at Old Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Call 401-725-8638 or email info@slatermill. org . Noon to 4 p.m. BROWN BAG ALONG THE BLACKSTONE – Pack a lunch and watch an episode of "Along the Blackstone," an award winning series of videos by the Rangers of the National Park Service capturing the stories, cultures, natural resources, and the heritage of the Blackstone Valley, at River Bend Farm Visitor Center, 287 Oak St., Uxbridge, Mass. After the video, join an interpreter in taking a leisurely walk along the tow path while dis- cussing the stories and history uncovered in this episode. Approximately 2 miles. Noon to 2:15 p.m. ONE GUN GONE PROJECT OPENING – an art show of student and professional adult artist work at the Pop Up Shop, 233 Westminster St., Providence. The show runs trough Jan. 26. For more on the project and examples of artwork, visit scottlaphamproj- ects.format.com/one-gun-gone . 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. 1964: THE TRIBUTE – The Beatles trib- ute show will be presented at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Hear such classic songs as "A Hard Days Night," "Can't Buy Me Love," "Twist and Shout," and "Yellow Submarine," and many more. Tickets are $26, $31 and $36. Call the box office at 401-762-4545 or visit www. stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. FELLSWATER – performs Celtic music at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 advance and $18 on the day of the show. For reservations, call 401-725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org for information. 8 p.m. Sunday January 13 LINCOLN JOHNNY LIGHTNING RACE CLUB – Race Hot Wheels, Matchbox and Johnny Lightning cars at the MacColl YMCA Program Center, 26 Breakneck Hill Road, Lincoln. Doors open at 8:30 a.m., rac- ing starts around 10:30 a.m. Also race Hot Wheels Monster Trucks to help raise money for A Wish Come True. There are also vendor tables with Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Johnny Lightnings and other die cast cars to buy, sell, and trade. There are also raffle prizes and door prizes. Contact club president Jeremy Morin at 401-248-1625 or visit www.ljlrc. com . 8:30 a.m. WALK THE LINE – performs a Johnny Cash tribute show at Bargain City Galleria, 1 Ann & Hope Way, Cumberland. Admission is free. Noon to 3 p.m. VALLEY TALKS – presented biweekly at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. This week's program will feature Richard Ring who will present the program Gansett: A Brief History of Narragansett Race Track Through Its Photo Archive. Seating for the program is is limited to 75 and is first-come, first-served. For more information, visit http://www.rihs.org/mowc- programs . 1:30 p.m. Monday January 14 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. 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. Tuesday January 15 TEEN VOLUNTEER HOURS – Teens invited to volunteer at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St. Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to come and assist with special proj- ects in the library. No registration is neces- sary. Call the Teen Librarian at 401-725-3714, ext. 221. 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday January 16 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 equip- ment. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. 2019 Pineview Little League Season T-ball to Senior Divisions (ages 3-16) Registration Dates: Sat., 1.12.19 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.* Sat., 1.26.19 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sat., 2.9.19 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Wed., 2.13.19 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Wed., 2.20.19 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. *Register at the 1st sign up and SAVE $10! Opening day April 20, 2019 (Rain out date April 27, 2019) Visit us on facebook @ Pineview little league pineviewlittleleague@gmail.com

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