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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 03-27-2019

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16 THE VALLEY / ENTERTAINMENT MARCH 27-APRIL 2, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE | PAWTUCKET EDITION Jane Rothfield and Allan Carr and The Vox Hunters take the stage at BRT CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre will present Jane Rothfield and Allan Carr and The Vox Hunters on Saturday, March 30, at 8 p.m., at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St. Award-winning fiddler Jane Rothfield and husband Scottish singer and guitarist Allan Carr have been playing their unique blend of traditional and original Appalachian and Celtic music for over 30 years. Carr, from Aberdeen, Scotland, grew up sur- rounded by the rich traditional music of the Northeast of Scotland. His Celtic/old time guitar style complements his traditional songs and all styles of fiddle tunes. Rothfield is a fiddler, clawham- mer banjo player and tune compos- er with deep roots in the fiddle tra- ditions of New England, Scotland and the American south and has numerous recordings to her credit. In their 30-plus years of making music together, Rothfield and Carr have performed throughout the British Isles and the U.S. They play roots music that is directly from the source while expanding on that tra- dition with newly composed songs and tunes. The Vox Hunters, Armand Aromin and Benedict Gagliardi, will present their repertoire of driv- ing dance tunes blended with an unorthodox collection of interest- ing songs, many specifically about Rhode Island history. They are touted as strong tradition-bearers in their generation, and their genuine affinity for the music is evident in the emotion they draw from it. Admission is $16 in advance, and $18 on the day of show. For reservations, call Blackstone River Theatre at 401-725-9272. Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, will present JANE ROTHFIELD AND ALLAN CARR, left, and THE VOX HUNTERS, right, on Saturday, March 30, at 8 p.m. For reservations, call 401-725-9272. R.I. Division of Sheriffs launches recruitment drive SCITUATE – Col. James M. Manni, superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and direc- tor of the Department of Public Safety, and Chief Sheriff David M. DeCesare announce that the Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs is accept- ing applications for its next Training Academy, which is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2019. Chief DeCesare said deputy sheriffs are primarily responsible for judicial security in courthouses throughout the state, including transporting prisoners and inmates to and from courts and other facili- ties, such as hospitals, prisons, jails and cell blocks. They also perform extraditions, execute civil and crim- inal writs and issue summonses for witnesses to appear in court. The Division of Sheriffs will be accepting applications through April 28. All applications must be submitted online through the state recruitment website at www.apply. ri.gov . The recruitment and selection process will include physical agility testing, a written examination, oral board interview, background inves- tigation, psychological evaluation and medical/physical examination. For detailed information about the general requirements, testing and selection process, visit the division's website at www.sheriffs.ri.gov . For more information, call 401- 275-2924. CCRI launches event to showcase careers in health WARWICK – The Community College of Rhode Island will host its first "Pathways to Health Careers" event to showcase a full range of diverse career paths in health at the Knight Campus in Warwick, on Thursday, March 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is open to anyone interested in learning more about careers in the health care industry and all of the evolving pathways in allied health, dental, emergency manage- ment, nursing, rehabilitation and social services offered at CCRI, the University of Rhode Island and Rhode Island College. Participants will be able to explore career pathways; learn about salaries, careers and growth opportunities; speak with employ- ers; learn about CCRI and credit transfer programs to four-year institutions; and view demonstra- tions and clinical simulations. Information about admissions, transfers and financial aid will also be available. Learn more at www.ccri.edu/path- waystohealthcareers . IN BRIEF Vendors sought for Spring Fling event PAWTUCKET – Pawtucket Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation, 70 Gill Ave., is looking for vendors for its Spring Fling Shopping Spree to be held Friday, May 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call the facil- ity at 401-722-7900, ext. 110. do you know? You're holding 1 newspaper, but we fi ll 5 every week! They're all at valleybreeze.com Can't figure out how? Let us help! We can help you manage your Facebook account (Instagram, too!) Contact Brad to get started today! 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