Valley Breeze

The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 03-28-2019

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

Issue link: http://valleybreeze.uberflip.com/i/1097416

Contents of this Issue

Navigation

Page 29 of 91

10 CALENDAR MARCH 28-APRIL 3, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION 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 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. 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 infor- mation. 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. SCREENING OF BRAVE GIRL RISING – at the Mount Saint Charles Academy library. Short film about female refugees and their plight for education. Donations of toiletries for women and feminine hygiene products will be col- lected. 6:30 p.m. 800 Logee Street, Woonsocket. 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" – pre- sented at Trinity Rep's Dowling Theater, 201 Washington St., Providence. For tickets and show- times, 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.burbagetheatre.org . "SAINT JOAN" – presented at the RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. For tickets and infor- mation, visit www.ristage.org . STATE BALLET OF RHODE ISLAND – presents "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 pre- miers. 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. LENTEN FISH FRY – every Friday during Lent at St. Paul's Parish Center, lower hall, 48 St. Paul St., Blackstone. Haddock, fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce at $10 per order. Call 508-883-6726. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. CUB SCOUT PACK 2 WOONSOCKET VENDOR FAIR – The fundraiser will include vendors, a bake sale, product raffles and a 50/50 raffle at Holy Family Church, 414 South Main St., Woonsocket. 6 p.m. RISE TO BLACK – a talent show- case 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@attleboro- artsmuseum.org to reserve tickets. Space is limited. Saturday March 30 ECO-DEPOT, SHREDDING, AND E-WASTE EVENT – hosted by Rhode Island Resource and Recovery Corporation at the North Smithfield Highway Garage, 281 Quaker Highway. Visit www.indi- ecycle.com or call 401-767-2200, ext. 348. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 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 dona- tions are also accepted. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. WINTERTIME FARMERS MARKET – at Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St, Pawtucket. Features over 80 vendors selling their locally-grown products, including produce; seafood, meats, poultry, and eggs; artisanal cheeses, breads, gluten-free, prepared foods, flow- ers, 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 appoint- ment. 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 decora- tions, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. 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 web- site calendar, http://nspl.evanced. info/signup. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. "THE THREE LITTLE PIGS" – Festival Ballet Providence's newest ChatterBOXtheatre pro- duction. This new ballet is set to Beethoven's "Pastoral Symphony" will delight the family with ani- mal antics, colorful costumes, and dancing at Festival Ballet Black Box Theatre, 825 Hope St., Providence. For tickets, visit https://festivalballetprovidence.org . 4 p.m. BOY SCOUT TROOP 1 SPAGHET- TI AND MEATBALL DINNER – at Greenville Baptist Church, 582 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Tickets are $9, with children ages 5 and younger admitted free. Tickets can be purchased from a Scout, at the door, or with a service fee online, through the Troop's Facebook page, Troop 1 Greenville. 5 p.m. to 7 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 romanticism 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 pur- chase tickets or for more informa- tion. 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 admis- sion 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. VICTORIAN SILHOUETTES – at Lincoln's Pullen's Corner Schoolhouse at Chase Farm Park, 671 Great Road, Lincoln. Learn about the historic art of paper cutting and silhouette portraits from a professional artist and try your hand at cutting out simple designs to take home. The cost is $5 donation per participant. Free for visitors of Hearthside with paid admission to the wedding exhibit at the museum. Call 401-726-0597 or visit www.hearthsidehouse.org . 1 p.m. to 4 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. THE RHODY RANGERS – Special Olympics team will be holding their second annual pasta din- ner fundraiser at the Cumberland Public Safety Union Hall, 7 Cray St. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. For Special Oympics athletes and children under 10, tickets are $5. To purchase tickets in advance, email Donna and Dan at dndtheriault@gmail.com or Lorrie and Ron at lalabreche@ Verizon.net. 2 p.m. "AND STILL I RISE" – Women will read Maya Angelou's poetry at First Baptist Church in America, 75 North Main St., Providence. Free event. Visit Stagesoffreedom.org/ mayaangelou . 2 p.m. Monday April 1 TADPOLE TREKKERS – at Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuaries, 1417 Continues on next page See Jazz Ambassadors at Ponaganset April 3 GLOCESTER – The Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, D.C., will present a free public performance at Ponaganset High School, 137 Anan Wade Road, North Scituate, on Wednesday, April 3, at 7 p.m. The concert is sponsored by the Ponaganset High School Music Department. The Jazz Ambassadors is the official touring big band of the United States Army. Formed in 1969, this 19-member ensemble has received acclaim at home and abroad. The band's repertoire includes big band swing, bebop, Latin, contemporary jazz, standards, popular tunes, Dixieland, vocals, and patriotic selections, many of which are written or arranged by members of the Jazz Ambassadors. For more information, call Ponaganset High School at 401-710-7500. To obtain free tickets, visit armyfieldband.com and click: Get Concert Tickets Here! Ticket holders must be seat- ed by 6:45 p.m. Unclaimed seats will be released at 6:50 p.m. Angelcat Haven to hold craft fair NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Angelcat Haven Feline Rescue is holding its third annual Spring Craft Fair on Saturday, April 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the North Attleboro Elk's Lodge, 52 Bulfinch St. There will be many ven- dors, craft tables as well as raffles, refreshments and baked goods. Crafters are still being sought. If interested, spaces are avail- able for $40 or $30 if you provide your own table. For more information, call 508-203-4240, email gail@ angelcathaven.com , or visit www.angelcathaven.com to download the registration form for the event. There will also be baked goods and other refresh- ments. There is a $1 entrance fee and raffle priz- es. All proceeds will benefit rescued cats.

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Valley Breeze - The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 03-28-2019