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The North Providence Breeze 04-03-2019

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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10 CALENDAR APRIL 3-9, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION vaccine. Pets without a current certificate will receive the one- year vaccine. Dog licenses are for Scituate and Foster residents only. Dog licenses are $10 per dog for Scituate residents and $8 per dog for Foster residents. Cats must be in carriers; dogs must be on leash- es. Cash only. Visit www.facebook. com/scituaterianimalcontrol . Noon to 2 p.m. ARNOLD MILLS COMMUNITY HOUSE 29TH ANNUAL ART SHOW & SALE – at the Arnold Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, Cumberland. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Also on Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. COMPETE USA COMPETITION – hosted by The Smithfield Figure Skating Club at the Smithfield Municipal Ice Rink, 109 Pleasant View Ave., Smithfield. This is an introductory competition for begin- ner level and higher skaters from local communities. Families and friends are invited to come to cheer on the skaters. Spectator admis- sion is free. Noon to 2 p.m. WORKING WITH COLOR CLASS – at the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative's Mill Gallery, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket, with artist member Rina Naik. The event is free and open to the pub- lic; a $5 donation toward materials would be appreciated. Participants will learn how to use color in their art using oil paint. For more infor- mation, email membershippac@ gmail.com. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. ROARING 20'S FASHIONS – pre- sented at the Blackstone Historical Museum, 23 Main St., Blackstone. Admission is free. Visit https:// tinyurl.com/yxhmoblz . 1 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. AN AFTERNOON WITH STEPHEN FOSTER & MARK TWAIN – at the Woonsocket Harris Library, 303 Clinton St. Ed Sweeney and Mary King have combined their talents to recreate the music and sounds of Stephen Foster to Mark Twain. For more information, call the library at 401-769-9044. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. "TEMPERA: NATURE & NARRATIVE" – exhibit opening reception at the Attleboro Arts Museum, 86 Park St., Attleboro, Mass. The event is free and open to all. Reservations are not required, but are appreciated. Call 508-222- 2644, ext. 10 or email office@ attleboroartsmuseum.org . 2 p.m. CHARITY DINNER TO BENEFIT PINK HEELS – hosted by the Masonic Lodges of Smithfield, Chepachet, Lincoln, Cumberland, Woonsocket and surrounding areas at the Village Haven, 90 School St., Forestdale. Entertainment for the evening will include the mental- ist and mind reader, Christopher Grace. Tickets are $50 each, or $85 per couple. To purchase tick- ets, contact Ryan J. McNelis at jr.mcnelis.esq@gmail.com. 4 p.m. ROAST BEEF SUPPER – at Moosup Valley Grange 26, 81 Moosup Valley Road, Foster. Seatings at 5 and 6:30 p.m. The dinner will be served family-style. Cost is $15 for adults and $7 for children ages 6-12. For reserva- tions, call 401-397-7069 or 401- 392-0439. JASON RICCI & THE BAD KIND – perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chan- seggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. 3 RAVENS – perform at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 advance, $18 day of show. For reservations, call 401-725- 9272. 8 p.m. Sunday April 7 THE ORIGINAL WEDDING EXPO – at the Twin River Events Center, 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln. Tickets: $10 online, $15 at the door, Children under 12 are free. All ages event. Visit www.twinriver. com . 11 a.m. TAIWAN KICKOFF CELEBRATION – presented by Blackstone Valley Tourism Council at the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, 175 Main St., Pawtucket. Rhode Island and the Republic of China (Taiwan) kick off celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the Dragon Boat Races and Taiwan Day Festival and the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relation Act. Call 401-724-2200. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. AMERICAN FRENCH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY – event at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, with Sylvia Bartholomy. Between 1663 and 1673 Louis XIV sent over 800 women from France to New Canada to see a new life. They were called "The King's Daughters." It is estimated that 90 percent of French Canadians are descended from these women. Register at www.cumberlandlibrary.org or call the library at 401-333-2552, ext.2. 1:30 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. "NORMAN, IS THAT YOU?" – pre- sented by the Theatre Company of Rhode Island at the Assembly Theater, 26 East Ave., Harrisville. The show runs through April 13. Tickets are 15 dollars and can be purchased at Smarttix.com or at the door. The performance is at the Assembly Theater, 26 East Ave, Harrisville. 2 p.m. THE NARRAGANSETT BAY SYMPHONY COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA – will present a Chamber Music Concert at the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School, Carter Center, 667 Waterman Ave., in East Providence. Admission is free. Bring a non- perishable food item for the RI Community Food Bank. General donations are also accepted.Visit NABSCO.org or call 401-274-4578. 3 p.m. CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF BARRINGTON – presents its final concert of the season at St. John's Episcopal Church, 191 County Road, Barrington. The concert will feature pianist, Haig Yaghoobian, in a performance of J.S. Bach's, "Concerto No. 1 in D Minor for Cembalo, BWV 1052." The concert is free, but donations are welcome. 3 p.m. UNITED STATES COAST GUARD ACADEMY CADET GLEE CLUB – perform at free concert at the First Baptist Church, 75 Park St., North Attleboro, Mass. The concert will be in the church sanctuary. 4 p.m. Monday April 8 LINE DANCE CLASS – at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Call 401-231-0742 or visit https:// mancinicenter.com . 1 p.m. DISH AND DINE COOKBOOK CLUB MEETS – at Greenville Public Library, 573 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Bring a dish from "New England Open-House Cookbook: 300 Recipes Inspired by the Bounty of New England," by Sarah Leah Chase, and join the group for lunch. Copies of the book are avail- able at the library. Call Cassie at 401-949-3630, ext. 117, for more information and to register. 2 p.m. BEGINNER LINE DANCING CLASSES – at Trinity Episcopal Church, 247 Danielson Pike, North Scituate. $7 per class. For more information, call 401-300-6593. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday April 9 MASTERING TRANSITION WORKSHOP – put on by The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, at Tech Collective, 188 Valley St. For members the workshop costs $49 and for non members it's $149. Tim Hebert will be the guest speaker. Contact Monica Kwarta for the Tech Collective member discount code: monica.kwarta@tech-collective. org or http://tinyurl.com/y467squc. 8:30 a.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. 10 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. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 p.m. 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. APPLE BLOSSOM GARDEN CLUB MEETS – at Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church, 54 Cedar Swamp Road, Smithfield. Jun Imabayashi, bonsai master, will present a program on how to style, prune and properly care for your bonsai tree. Contact Maureen Benoit at 401-769-8442 for more information. 6:45 p.m. CHRISTIAN ZEN FOR LENT – at the Lime Rock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road, in Lincoln, announces a Christian Zen medita- tion schedule for Lent. The format includes a sitting meditation, a walking meditation and a teach- ing on spiritual practice. 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. Wednesday April 10 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. MOVIE MATINEE WEDNESDAY – meets every Wednesday at the Union Free Public Library and Cultural Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. These newly released films are intended for adult audiences and are free and open to the public. Bring a friend and a snack. Call 401-353-5600. 11 a.m. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. "PRIME YOUR MIND AND SHINE" – Vision Board workshop, presented by personal stylist and wardrobe consultant Leslie Grant, at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Registration is now open for this library sponsored program but space is limited. Go to the Event Calendar on the website, lincolnlibrary.com, to register. Call 401-333-2422, ext. 22. 6 p.m. FOOD TOO GOOD TO WASTE – at Greenville Public Library, 573 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Learn how to get the most out of your grocer- ies with tips from Rhode Island Resource Recovery. A representa- tive will discuss how to maximize food cost, minimize food waste, and provide tips for developing time (and money) saving habits in the kitchen. Register by calling 401-949-3630 or visiting the event calendar at www.yourlibrary.ws . 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. EGGS & ISSUES BREAKFAST – held by The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will welcome guest speaker Senate President Dominick J. Ruggerio, at Kirkbrae Country Club, 197 Old River Road, Lincoln. For members the event costs $20 and $40 for non-members. To register, https:// tinyurl.com/yxvyg6m5. 7:45 p.m. Thursday April 11 "THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW" – in the Rhode Island College Mainstage Theatre, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. Runs through April 14. General admission $20; seniors $16; non-RIC students with ID $10; RIC faculty, staff, stu- dents and alumni $5. Visit http:// tinyurl.com/y3caopy6 . 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. 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. 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