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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 03-27-2019

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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20 CALENDAR OF EVENTS MARCH 27-APRIL 2, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE | PAWTUCKET EDITION Wednesday March 27 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. URI MASTER GARDENERS – starts their Spring presentations at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, Room 2, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The public will learn about drip irrigation and rain barrels. For further information, contact Project Leader, Mary Malouin at smelltheroses1@ verizon.net. 6:30 p.m. KNITTING AND CROCHET GROUP – The Needlers meets at the Union Free Public Library and Cultural Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. Call 401- 353-5600. 7 p.m. Thursday March 28 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 offerings: furniture, family clothing, shoes, jewelry, seasonal decorations, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. CHESS GAMES – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, every Thursday, 1-4 p.m. All welcome. Call Vic Blank at 401-263-3888 for information. PASTA AND MEATBALL DINNER – hosted by the Major Walter G. Gatchell VFW Post 306 and its auxiliary at the post home, 171 Fountain St., Pawtucket. Dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and will be available at the door. Call 401-722-7146. 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 March 29 "PETER PAN JR." – presented at The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, on Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 2 p.m. Admission is $16 and $19. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . "THE SONG OF SUMMER" – presented at Trinity Rep's Dowling Theater, 201 Washington St., Providence. For tickets and showtimes, visit www.trinityrep.com . "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. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.burbag- etheatre.org . "SAINT JOAN" – presented at the RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. For tickets and information, visit www.ristage. org . STATE BALLET OF RHODE ISLAND – pres- ents "Walpurgis Night," "The Colors of Love & Light" and "A Tale of Twelve Dancing Princesses" at the Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. The performance features three unique one-act ballets, all of which are Southern New England premiers. Saturday at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. For Tickets, visit www.stateballet.com . TWISTING FIBERS: AN ART FOR ALL REASONS – Art League of Rhode Island presents this free art exhibit on fiber arts trough May 8 at Gallery 175 and the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, 175 Main St., Pawtucket. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. RISE TO BLACK – a talent showcase of black and brown women at Mixed Magic Theatre, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket. A meet and greet will be held at 7 p.m. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 online at mmtri.org or at the door. JAMES MONTGOMERY BLUES BAND – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Admission is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. KOOL & THE GANG – perform at the Twin River Event Center, Lincoln. Tickets start at $35. Visitwww.twinriver.com/entertain- ment/twin-river-event-center . Doors open at 7 p.m. SCHOOL OF ROCK/ATTLEBORO CONCERT – performing in a concert to benefit Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St, Attleboro, Mass. Doors open at 6:15pm, concert begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 for members; $17 for nonmembers in advance; $17 for members and $20 for nonmembers at the door. Call 508-222-2644, ext. 10 or email office@attleboroartsmuseum.org to reserve tickets. Space is limited. Saturday March 30 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 sell- ing their locally-grown products, including produce; seafood, meats, poultry, and eggs; artisanal cheeses, breads, gluten-free, pre- pared foods, flowers, plants, wreaths and more. Visit www.farmfresh.org . 9 a.m. to 1 p.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 offerings: furniture, family clothing, shoes, jewelry, seasonal decorations, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. SENSORY STORY TIME – comes to the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Includes picture schedule, music, movement, sensory activities and fun stories. Children of all ages welcome. Registration is not required, but recom- mended. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 208, or email mcotto@pawtucketlibrary.org. 2:30 p.m. "THE THREE LITTLE PIGS" – Festival Ballet Providence's newest ChatterBOXtheatre production. This new ballet is set to Beethoven's "Pastoral Symphony" will delight the family with animal antics, colorful costumes, and danc- ing at Festival Ballet Black Box Theatre, 825 Hope St., Providence. For tickets, visit https://festivalballetprovidence.org . 4 p.m. JANE ROTHFIELD AND ALLAN CARR AND THE VOX HUNTERS – will perform at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance, $18on the day of the show. For reservations, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. AUREA ENSEMBLE – performs Secret Signs a program is Inspired by the romanti- cism of the 20th Century Russian artistic sensibility at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 50 Orchard Ave., Providence. Admission: $30 General; $25 Senior; $10 Student. Tickets are available at the door or in advance at Eventbrite.com . 8 p.m. CELTIC BAND RUNA – performs at the Circle of Friends Coffeehouse in the First Universalist Society Meetinghouse, 262 Chestnut St., Franklin, Mass. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Beverages and desserts will be available. Call 508-528-2541 or visit www. circlefolk.org/ to purchase tickets or for more information. 8 p.m. WILLIE J. LAWS – meets at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz. com . 8 p.m. Sunday March 31 R.I. POST CARD CLUB – meets at the Knights of Columbus, 15 Bassett St., North Providence. Post cards of all descriptions including town views and holiday greetings will be available for sale. This month check out the antique Easter cards. The meeting and sale is open to the public and there is no admission charge. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW – The Evolution of Wedding Fashions & Traditions at Lincoln's Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln. General admission is $10 adults and $5 for youth ages 10-17, and free for members of Friends of Hearthside. Payment at the door, cash preferred. Call 401-726-0597 or visit www. hearthsidehouse.org. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. See CALENDAR, Page 32 The Grammy-winning group TAVARES will perform on Friday, April 5, at 8 p.m., at The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $31, $36, $41, $76. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401- 762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . In your time of need, The Valley Breeze will print your loved one's full obituary for a small charge. The paper also places the obituary on our web site, valleybreeze.com, as soon as it is provided to us by your family's funeral director. Notification to friends and neighbors is also made weekdays on WOON-AM radio announcements. Should you desire our services, kindly inform your funeral director. The full charge is $90, or $125 for lengthy obituaries, in the edition of your choice. You may place the obituary in any of our other editions for $50 each. Thank you. 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