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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 02-07-2019

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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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | FEBRUARY 7-13, 2019 CALENDAR 9 Departments include special occa- sion apparel and baby and toddler essentials. Other offerings: furni- ture, family clothing, shoes, jewelry, seasonal decorations, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. SATURDAY CRAFTS – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, return in February. Young crafters, ages 4 and older, will work on a Valentine's Day proj- ect. Online registration is required. Visit the website, www.lincolnli-, for details and to sign up. 11 a.m. LEGO CLUB – every Saturday at the North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., Slatersville. The library will supply the bricks. Open to all ages, no registration needed, just drop in. Call the library at 401-767- 2780 or visit the library's website calendar, signup. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. PAUL NELSON BAND – per- forms at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chan- . 8 p.m. YACOUBIA DIABATE AND THE CHRIS MONTI TRIO – will pres- ent a split concert 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.river- for information. 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., racing 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 presi- dent Jeremy Morin at 401-248- 1625 or visit . VALENTINE'S DINNER DANCE – Hosted by the Knights of Columbus and Burrillville Lions Club. All- inclusive $25 ticket will include a cocktail hour, complete dinner, music and entertainment by the Bel'aires. Noon to 5 p.m. Bella Restaurant, 1992 Victory Hwy, Glendale. BLACKSTONE RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION HIKE – The group will start at Cormier Woods and hike into Meadow Brook Woods in Mendon, Mass. Parking is located at the Cormier Woods parking lot, 217 Chapin St., Uxbridge, Mass. Wear appropriate footwear and bring water. Following the hike, warm drinks and refreshments will be served. Free to BRWA members, $5/person for non-members and $10/family for non-members. To register, visit winterhike. For more information, email or call 508-278-5200. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 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:// 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 who 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 information, visit http://www.rihs. org/mowc-programs . 1:30 p.m. CUMBERLAND WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP – Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. The first two Sundays of the month are held at Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. The second two Sundays are at Brookdale Cumberland, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road. Call 774-266- 7923. Monday February 11 WAG AND READ – Reading with a therapy dog at the Blackstone Library, 86 Main St., Blackstone. Children 5 and up can read to a specially trained and certified therapy dog. The library's team of loveable dogs includes three differ- ent breeds. Each child may reserve one 15-minute time slot per month. Reading sessions take place on Monday evenings and registration is required. To register, call 508- 883-1931. FREE SENIOR YOGA CLASSES – at Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland. Laurel Marsh, certified instructor, leads each session in multiple yoga styles with particular instruction when necessary for the individual needs of senior participants who may have limited mobility concerns. Email Chuck Tramontana at cstra- 1:30 p.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 stu- dents can easily follow her moves. Visit . 6:30 p.m. CANDY HEART VOTIVE CRAFT – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Tweens and teens ages 11-17 are invited to a candy coated craft night. All supplies will be provided by the library. Register now online for this program at, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 401-333- 2422, ext.22, to sign up. 6:30 p.m. LINSEY WOOLSEY QUILD 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 linseywoolsey- 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. Tuesday February 12 EGGS & ISSUES BREAKFAST – for the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will be with the 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, 7:45 a.m. ECONOMIC DATA LITERACY WORKSHOP – at Bryant University, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, Unistructure, Room MRC4. Interactive workshop focus- ing on commonly used economic concepts and indicators. Register at . 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 appoint- ment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401- 222-9025. TOPS (TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY) – meetings take place every Tuesday at the Filibuster Club Hall, 23 High St., in Cumberland. This is a weight loss support group and the first meet- ing is free. Weigh ins at 6 p.m. and the meeting is at 7 p.m. Contact Therese McMaugh for more infor- mation, 401-935-5435. tree1167@ 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. SNOWMAN CRAFT – for parents and children ages 6 and up are invited to the Lincoln Public Library for some family fun. All supplies will be provided by the library. Register online for this program at, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 401-333- 2422, ext.22, to sign up. 6:30 p.m. 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 accommodations are made for people new to Zen meditation. It is a free event. For more informa- tion, contact Rev. Gene Dyszlewski at 401-345-7291, or edyslewski@ 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 or the Facebook page for the location. Ages: 14+. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. "REFLECTIONS: GROWING UP A BLACK MAN IN AMERICA" – presented by Mixed Magic Theatre at Community College of R.I. Liston Campus, 1 Hilton St., Providence. The free event which uses stories, poetry and music to highlight the terrain that African-American men must navigate in their daily lives. Visit . 1 p.m. THE LINCOLN GARDEN CLUB – will be holding its monthly meeting at the Chapel Street Congregational church hall, 185 Chapel St. A garden movie will be featured, followed by a social hour with refreshments. New members are always welcome. Contact Kathryn Lawrence at 401-241- 8425. 1 p.m. SEED STARTING WORKSHOP – hosted by Engage North Smithfield at the Primrose Fire Station, 1470 Providence Pike, North Smithfield. Anyone interested in learning strategies to start their own veg- etable and flower seeds is invited to attend. For more information, email Ann Lilley at jslilley@yahoo. com. 7 p.m. Thursday February 14 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 decora- tions, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753-7000. 1 p.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. Friday February 15 "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. "SISTER ACT" – presented at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. Admission is $21, $26, and $31. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at . "MIRRORS" – presented by Festival Ballet Providence at The Vets, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. For tickets, visit or call 401-421-2787. Country music band MONTGOMERY GENTRY brings its "Here's to You Tour" to the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket on Friday, Feb. 8, at 8 p.m. Admission is $36, $41 & $46. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at . From preceding page answers

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