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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 03-14-2019

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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8 CALENDAR MARCH 14-20, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION admission, purchased at the door: $8/adults, $6/students and seniors, free/children under 10. 1:30 p.m. 6TH ANNUAL WINTER FESTIVAL – at the Blackstone Valley Boys and Girls Club, 115 Canal St., Blackstone, Mass. Free event from 2 to 5 p.m. There will be Ice skating and various activi- ties for the kids sponsored by local community groups. Bring your own ice skates or rent for $5. PEACHEATERS - ALLMAN BROTHERS TRIBUTE – at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. THE FEMMES OF ROCK – star- ring the Bella Electric Strings per- form at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www. stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. BEETHOVEN VIOLIN CONCERTO – A TACO Classical Series Concert presented by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra at The Vets, 1 Ave. of the Arts, Providence. Tickets start at $15. They can be purchased online at tickets.riphil. org. SWINGING CENTER DANCE – at Oaklawn Grange, 24 Searle Ave., Cranston. $6 per person. To benefit the Blackstone Advocacy Center, donations of new only, single-size bed sheets are requested. Bill Mager caller, Jennie Frisella cuer. Visit: swingingsquares.com or call Daphne at 401-728-9029. 8 p.m. LE VENT DU NORD – presents the music of Quebec at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $26 in advance and $28 on the day of the show. For reservations, call 401- 725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk. org for information. 8 p.m. Sunday March 17 COUNTRY MUSIC DANCE – host- ed by the New England Country Music Club at the Progressive Club, 18 Whitin St., Uxbridge, Mass. Music by Bunkhouse. Doors open at 12:30 p.m., admission is $10 for non-members and $8 for members and veterans. Visit www.facebook. com/NECountryMusicClub . 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. CUMBERLAND WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP – Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. at Chapel Hill Senior Living, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call 774-266- 7923 for more information. SINGERS, STRINGS, AND PIPES ON ST. PATRICK'S DAY – at Second Congregational Church, 50 Park St., Attleboro, Mass. Tickets are $10 in advance at brownpap- ertickets.com or $15 at the door. Refreshments will be offered. For more information go to: opsingers. org. 4 p.m. Monday March 18 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. GETTING THE MOST OUT OF A TRADE SHOW – seminar at he Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite 402. There are no fees to attend to registration is required. To register visit, http:// tinyurl.com/y5goe8mo. 10:30 a.m. SAINT PATRICK'S DAY DINNER – at the Old Grist Mill Tavern in Seekonk, Mass., to support the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Residence of Pawtucket. Tickets are $17 per adult and $7.50 for children under 12 and must be purchased in advance at www. littlesistersofthepoorpawtucket.org or by calling 401-305-4001. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The Old Grist Mill Tavern, 390 Fall River Ave, Seekonk, Mass. FREE SENIOR YOGA CLASSES – at Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, will offer its winter session of free senior yoga classes weekly. Spaces are limited. Email Chuck Tramontana at cstra- montana@hotmail.com. 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 www.riverfolk.org . 6:30 p.m. 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 March 19 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. CHRISTIAN ZEN FOR LENT – at the Lime Rock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road, Lincoln. For more information about the program visit the website lrbcri.org or contact Rev. Eugene Dyszlewski at edyszlewski@gmail.com or 401- 345-7291. 7 p.m. RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE WIND ENSEMBLE – presents "Young@ Heart" in Sapinsley Hall, Nazarian Center, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. General admission: $25; seniors: $20; Non-RIC stu- dents: $10. Visit www.ric.edu/pfa/ or call the box office at 401-456- 8144. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday March 20 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. PROJECT CHICK – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. A farm educa- tor from Historic New England's Casey Farm, in Saunderstown, will read stories and bring a hen. The Children's Room will receive fertil- ized eggs and all the supplies nec- essary to incubate a clutch of eggs. Tickets for both programs will be available on a first-come, first- served basis and are 50 cents. Call the Children's Room at 333-2552, ext. 3. 4 p.m. AUDUBON FULL MOON TRIVIA – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Get friends together in teams of up to four people and compete for fun prizes. Fee: $15/member; $20/non-mem- ber. Ages: Adult. Register at www. asri.org . 7 p.m. THE CUMBERLAND/LINCOLN LIONS CLUB – will hold its month- ly membership meeting at The Twisted Hop Tavern at 48 School St. in Lincoln. New members are always welcome. Reservations are needed to be made for the meet- ing so contact President of the Cumberland/Lincoln Lions Club Vern Rainville, vernrain@cox.net, ahead of time to attend and for further information. 7 p.m. CORRIDOR CHATS – a meet- up and networking event with Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor's Executive Director Devon Kurtz along with supporting staff and volunteers at Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln. Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be served. RSVP to Bonnie Combs at bcombs@blackstoneheritagecor- ridor.org or call 508-234-4242. 9 p.m. Thursday March 21 ATTLEBORO ARTS MUSEUM FLOWER SHOW – Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro, Mass. Thursday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, noon-4 p.m. Admission each day is $3; free for ages and under. Features major garden displays, horticulture and artistic floral arranging, gardening presentations and demonstra- tions, special events for all ages, and a nature-themed exhibition of original artwork throughout the Museum. ANGLE TREE GARDEN CLUB – members are looking forward to the arrival of spring with a succu- lent wreath workshop at the Sweet Club House, 44 Peck St., Attleboro. The meeting will be instructed by LeeAnne Araujo of Araujo's Farm, in Dighton, which is a grower of herbs, geraniums, perennials, bed- ding plants, mums, pumpkins and poinsettias, hanging basket combi- nations for every season. Contact Linda Everton at 508-699-7731 for membership information. 9:30 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 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. CHILDREN'S STORIES – will be shown on screen at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Each month a play list focusing on a particular author or theme will be chosen. The stories will play in the Children's Program Room and repeat so viewers can come in and watch at any time while the pro- gram is running. No registration is required. 3 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. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. SPRING FESTIVAL CONCERT – presented by the Woonsocket High School Music Department in the school auditorium, 777 Cass Ave., Woonsocket. The chorus, select choir and concert band will be performing the music prepared for the state evaluations being held this spring. Special performances by the jazz band and percussion ensembles will also be featured. Advance tickets are currently on sale at the high school. Tickets are $5 in advance and $7 at the door; free for children under 10. 7 p.m. Friday March 22 "SAINT JOAN" – presented at the Rise Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 regular admission; $16 for seniors, students, military, law enforcement and firefighters. Tickets are available at the door or in advance at www.ristage.org . "OUR TOWN" – presented at the Burbage Theatre, 249 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Runs March 15-April 7. Tickets are $25 general admission; $15 for students; free for high school students. Visit www.burbagetheatre.org . Saturday March 16 From page 6 Do you know someone celebrating an April Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for APRIL will be printed on March 28, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, March 22, 2019. 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