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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 02-06-2019

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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PAWTUCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | FEBRUARY 6-12, 2019 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 21 Wednesday February 6 FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS – Audubon offers free bird walks with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destination will be chosen. Visit www.asri.org or the Facebook page for the location. Ages: 14+. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. 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 Public Library, 13 Summer St. Children and their families are invited to see an animated adventure when a bright young yeti finds something he thought didn't exist—a human. 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 email childrens@ pawtucketlibrary.org. 6 p.m. Thursday February 7 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. Friday February 8 "MACBETH" – at Trinity Rep. Runs through March 3. Tickets are on sale now by phone at 401-351-4242, online at www.trinityrep. com, or in person at the theater's box office at 201 Washington St., Providence. 2019 NORTHEAST INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW – at the Rhode Island Convention Center, 1 Sabin St., Providence. Featuring more than 250 vehicles from dozens of major domestic and import manufacturers. Friday, noon-10 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 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. "JEKYLL & HYDE: IN CONCERT" – pre- sented by the Academy Players Friday and Saturday at the James and Gloria Maron Cultural Arts Center, 180 Button Hole Drive, Providence. For complete details, visit www. academyplayersri.org. 7 p.m. "LORD OF THE FLIES" – presented by the Department of Theatre, Dance & Film at Providence College in the Angell Blackfriars Theatre in the Smith Center for the Arts, Eaton Street, Providence. Friday and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 for students; seniors/PC employees, $9; $13, adults. Call 401-865- 2218 or purchase online at theatre.provi- dence.edu . MONTGOMERY GENTRY – Here's to You Tour at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. For tickets, visit www. stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. OCEAN STATE FOLLIES – will present a comedy show at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Visit www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com or call 401-765-1900. 8 p.m. Saturday February 9 CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – Friends Bookstore at the Cumberland Public Library offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 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 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. THE SATURDAY BRUNCH BUNCH TOASTMASTERS – club will hold its next meeting Saturday morning 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. NAKED TREE I.D. – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Discuss branching patterns, bark and buds, all to help us determine deciduous species. Evergreen species will be discussed as well. Fee: $10/member; $14/non-member. Ages: adult. Register through the events cal- endar at www.asri.org . 10 a.m. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also open for tours by appointment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401-222-9025. 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. BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS – returns to the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., to discuss this month's book, 'The Real McCoys,' by Matthew Swanson and Robbi Behr. Right now readers are invited to sign up for the February Book Club. The first 12 kids to register at the library will receive a free copy of the book. For more information, contact the Children's Librarian at childrens@paw- tucketlibrary.org or 401-725-3714, ext. 209. 11 a.m. PAUL NELSON BAND – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. YACOUBIA DIABATE AND THE CHRIS MONTI TRIO – will present a split con- cert of West African music at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $15. For reservations, call Blackstone River Theatre at 401-725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org. 8 p.m. Sunday February 10 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 . RI PHILHARMONIC YOUTH ORCHESTRAS CONCERT – at Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. Tickets are $12 for adults, $7 for students, 18 and under, and senior citizens. Tickets are available through the RIC box office https:// tinyurl.com/yc8ozsgh or call 401-456-8144. 1 p.m. VALLEY TALKS – presented biweekly at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. This week's program will feature baseball enthusiast and vintage ballist Jon Henson will survey the rise of the beloved game in the 19th century. Seating for the program is is limited to 75 and is first-come, first-served. For more informa- tion, visit http://www.rihs.org/mowc-pro- grams . 1:30 p.m. Monday February 11 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. LINSEY WOOLSEY QUILT GUILD MEETING – at the first Baptist Church, 118 South Main St., Attleboro, Mass. Registration at 6:30 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Roger Dextradeur of Piecemakers Quilt Guild he will do a trunk show. Quilters are welcomed to bring a friend or make new ones. Refreshments will be served. For information, contact linsey- woolseyquiltguild@gmail.com. SWINGING SQUARES WORKSHOP CLASS – mainstream and plus levels at Oaklawn Grange, 24, Searle Ave., Cranston. $6 per person admission. Bob Butler caller. Information at swingingsquares.com or call Daphne at 401-728-9029. 7 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 February 12 EGGS & ISSUES BREAKFAST – for the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will be with Director of Business Regulations, Elizabeth Tanner at Kirkbrae Country Club, 197 Old River Road. There is a $20 fee to attend. To register for the event visit, https://tinyurl.com/ybdg6h8q. 7:45 a.m. ECONOMIC DATA LITERACY WORKSHOP – at Bryant University, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, Unistructure, Room MRC4. Interactive workshop focusing on commonly used economic concepts and indicators. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y76nbgfj . For more information, call 401-232-6193. 8:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also open for tours by appointment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401-222-9025. EVENING BINGO – every Tuesday at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo starts at 6 p.m. Admission is $10 and specials are $1 each; progressive jackpot. Call 401-231-0742. CHRISTIAN ZEN AT LIME ROCK – Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road. The group meets every other week on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. Participants with an established meditation practice are welcome and accom- modations are made for people new to Zen meditation. It is a free event. For more infor- mation, contact Rev. Gene Dyszlewski at 401- 345-7291, or edyslewski@gmail.com. Wednesday February 13 FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS – Audubon offers free bird walks with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destination will be chosen. Visit www.asri.org or the Facebook page for the location. Ages: 14+. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. 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. Continues on next page ACROSS 1. Got paid 7. Sets free 13. Domestic hybrid cattle 14. Quality of one's character 16. Doctor's helper 17. Not holding back 19. Type of degree 20. Short but severe 22. 007's creator 23. Linguistics icon 25. Large integers 26. Upset 28. Former 29. Peyton's younger brother 30. An Irish dance 31. Title of respect 33. Small lump 34. Baroque musical instrument 36. The third sign of the zodiac 38. The 1st letter of the Hebrew alphabet 40. A group of nine 41. Garment 43. Capital of Yemen 44. One point south of due east 45. Drain 47. Moved quickly 48. Bar bill 51. An idiot 53. Indicates silence 55. Protein-rich liquids 56. Samoan mone- tary units 58. "__ your i's, cross your t's" 59. Forms the bottom 60. Potato state 61. Toy that spins around 64. Barium 65. Type of molding 67. Closes again 69. Sounds the same 70. Come into view DOWN 1. Nix 2. Indicates position 3. Quantitative facts 4. Strong and healthy 5. Former measure of length 6. Dads tend to be this 7. Parts of a movie 8. An animal's foot 9. Expression of sorrow or pity 10. Saudi Arabian money 11. One billion giga- bytes 12. Smallest musical interval 13. A rugged box (usually made of wood) 15. Cheese dish 18. An ugly, evil-looking old woman 21. Widely used 24. Makes into pages 26. Afflict in mind or body 27. Set up 30. Toilets 32. "Life of Jesus" theologian 35. A big deal on Wall St. 37. Western Thai people 38. Free from con- tamination 39. Type of dog 42. Revolver 43. High schoolers' exam 46. San Diego ball- players 47. Hit the sack 49. Suitable for crops 50. Red mineral 52. Yellowish-brown 54. Lowest point be- tween two peaks 55. Late TNT broad- caster 57. Thin strip to align parts 59. Swiss wind 62. A way to chill 63. Jewel 66. Rhodium 68. The top lawyer in the land Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 22.

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