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The North Providence Breeze 04-10-2019

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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6 CALENDAR APRIL 10-16, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION 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, students and alumni $5. Visit http://tinyurl.com/y3caopy6 . UNITED WAY 2-1-1 RESOURCE RV VISITS FOSTER – at Hemlock Village, 110 Foster Center Road, Foster. Information on health issues, assistance programs, housing con- cerns, insurance, financial problems, legal resources, Social Security and more. This is a free community event and is open to everyone. Visitors are asked to park in the designated visitor parking area. For more information, call 401-392-9208. 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. AFTER DARK: COCKTAILS, CORRUPTION, AND CAROUSING IN EARLY 20TH CENTURY PROVIDENCE – at the John Brown House Museum, 52 Power St., Providence. Two times offered 5-6:30 p.m. and 6:45-8:15 p.m. Admission: $20 general; $15 RIHS members; tickets available at http://tiny.cc/rihs-after-dark . Must be 21 or older to enter. 5 p.m. ZUMBA CLASS – offered at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd. Classes open to the public; $5 drop- in fee; free to North Providence Mancini Members. Call 401-231-0742 or visit https:// mancinicenter.com . 5:30 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. Red Sox World Series Champion poster night. 6 p.m. SEED STARTING CLASS – at East Smithfield Public Library, 50 Esmond St., Smithfield. The group will choose from a variety of vegetables, herbs and flowers, or plant a combination of these seeds. Space is limited. Register at 401-231-5150. 6 p.m. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the North Providence Union Free Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Call 401-353-5600. 6:30 p.m. SMITHFIELD PRESERVATION SOCIETY MEETS – in the Function Room at the Village at Waterman Lake, 715 Putnam Pike, Smithfield. The purpose of the meeting is to attract people who may be interested in join- ing the organization and to learn about the restoration of the Smithfield Exchange Bank. For more information, call John Emin at 401- 263-7330. 7 p.m. ROUTE 44 MUSIC SERIES – presents Ronny Cox at The Harmony Lodge, 102 Putnam Pike, Glocester. Tickets are $20 in advance at https://tinyurl.com/y27wgynw or $25 at the door (cash only). Singer- songwriter and Smithfield resident Lainey Dionne will be playing a short set as part of the evening. Vsit www.HearInRhodeIsland. com . 7:30 p.m. Friday April 12 WHEELER CLOTHING AND MORE SALE – at Wheeler School's Madden Gymnasium, 407 Brook St., Providence. Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Features new and gently-worn women's, men's and chil- dren's clothing, accessories, books, sports gear, household items and antiques. "THE SONG OF SUMMER" – presented at Trinity Rep's Dowling Theater, 201 Washington St., Providence. For tickets and showtimes, visit www.trinityrep.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. SALSA DANCING – every Friday at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Learn all the latest dance moves. Call 401-231-0742. 1 p.m. JOURNALIST MICHÈLE OUIMET – will present a free talk at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. The presentation will include reflections on her experiences abroad, including time in Algeria, Rwanda, Iran, Afghanistan, the earthquake in Haiti, the tsunami in Japan and more. The talk will begin at 6 p.m., and will be preceded by a reception at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Register for the talk by emailing mowc@rihs.org. 5:30 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 6 p.m. "NORMAN, IS THAT YOU?" – presented 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, RI. 7 p.m. EQUISAT SATELLITE PRESENTATION – Skyscrapers, Inc. monthly meeting at Seagrave Memorial Observatory, 47 Peep Toad Road, Scituate. McKenna Cisler will present about Brown Space Engineering, a club at Brown University that created Brown's satellite, EQUiSat. Also, sky permit- ting, the 8-inch Alvan Clark refractor will open for observing. Contact Steve Hubbard at cstahhs@gmail.com . Visit www.thesky- scrapers.org . 7 p.m. RODNEY ATKINS – brings his 2019 tour to the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $29, $35, $45, $65. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762- 4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . 8 p.m. Saturday April 13 CEMETERY RESTORATION AND AWARENESS DAY – A statewide historical cemetery cleanup sponsored by the Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Commission. For city/town contact information, visit www. rihistoriccemeteries.org for a complete list of where to help in your community, or email pmalcolm@cox.net or cmacwilliams58@ yahoo.com. YOUTH FISHING DERBY – Presented by Scituate Recreation Department at Hope Pond, 37 Ryefield Road, Hope. Prizes for biggest fish in three age groups: ages 6 and younger, ages 7-11, ages 12-15. Measurements begin at 8 a.m. To register, call Town Hall at 401-647-2822 or stop by Town Hall in person, 195 Danielson Pike, Scituate. 6 a.m. OPENING DAY AT DEXTER POND – on Danielson Pike, North Scituate. The Theodore B. Dexter, Jr. award and the Emily B. Angell award will be awarded to the first boy and girl under age 12 to catch a fish. 6 a.m. SOUTH FOSTER VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY SPRING BREAKFAST – at 5 Mt. Hygeia Road, Foster. The menu will include ham, bacon, eggs, home fries, pancakes, toast, coffee and juice. Visit www.southfos- terfire.com for more information. 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. OUTDOOR YARD SALE – at Woodlawn Catholic Regional School, 61 Hope St., Pawtucket. Items available to purchase include small furniture, books, music, toys, Christmas items, material, tools, lots of household items and more. The rain date is Saturday, April 20. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. COMMUNITY YARD SALE & CLOTHING DRIVE – at the North Providence High School parking lot, 1828 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, contact Sherri Bonaminio at NPHSCAPS@gmail.com. 8 a.m. SPRING MARKET – sponsored at the Quota Club at the Elks Club, 380 Social St, Woonsocket. Craft items of all types, special- ty food items, antique and vintage items and flea market goods may be sold. Breakfast and lunch will also be available for sale. ser- vice. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR EASTER HAM AND CANDY DROP – at the Jeanne Jugan Residence in Pawtucket. The Little Sisters will be collecting Easter hams to fill the refrigerators with future meals for their residents. Easter candy is also appreciated and will help fill Easter baskets. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 964 Main St., Pawtucket. 401-723-4314. 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, flowers, plants, wreaths and more. Visit www.farmfresh.org . 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. ZUMBA WITH FRAN – offered at the North Providence Pool and Fitness Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Classes are sponsored by Golden Crest Nursing Center and are free for N.P. Pool and Fitness Center and N.P. Mancini Center members. $5 drop-in fee for non members. Call 401-353-7007. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. OCEAN STATE ORCHID SOCIETY MEETING AND AUCTION – at Rocky Hill Grange, 1340 South County Trail, Route 2, East Greenwich. Cash or check only. No cred- it cards. Also on display will be club mem- bers' orchids. Members will be on hand to answer questions. Admission is free. Preview 10-10:30 a.m.; auction, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. A CELEBRATION OF TREES – at the his- toric Pullen's Corner Schoolhouse at Chase Farm Park, 671 Great Road, will be open for a special springtime program to celebrate Arbor Day. Volunteers dressed in period attire will help transport attendees back in time to April 10, 1872 when the first Arbor Day was celebrated in Nebraska City. Two one-hour sessions are offered, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Admission is $5 per family. Space is limited so advance reservations are recom- mended by calling 401-726-0597 or email info@hearthsidehouse.org. 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. RABIES VACCINATION CLINIC AND DOG LICENSING – at the Scituate Animal Shelter, 106 George Washington Highway, Scituate. Rabies vaccinations are $10 per pet. Bring the pet's current, unexpired rabies certificate to qualify for the three-year vac- cine. 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 resi- dents. Cats must be in carriers; dogs must be on leashes. Cash only. Visit www.facebook. com/scituaterianimalcontrol . Noon to 2 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 1 p.m. SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW – Evolution of Weddings Over 150 Years at the Hearthside Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln. Features more than 45 dresses from 1864-1992 displayed throughout the historic house, along with artifacts from weddings over the last century. Self-guided tours. Open 1-4 p.m. with last admission one hour prior to closing. Admission: $10; $5 ages 10-17. Call 401-726-0597; www.hearthsidehouse. org . THE VALUE OF A BOOK WITH RAY RICKMAN – at Foster Public Library, 184 Howard Hill Road, Foster. Rickman will offer his thoughts on book values, drawing on his years of experience as a long-time book dealer in Providence and former host of "Bestsellers" on Rhode Island Public Television. Call 401-397-4801 or 401-397- 7930 for more information. 1 p.m. FREE WOMEN IN WORLD JAZZ CONCERT – in the Marble Lobby of the Attleboro Public Library, 74 North Main St., Attleboro, Mass. The concert brings together women of differ- ent nationalities with extensive experience in performance and education. All members of the group are accomplished musicians play- ing a variety of music ranging from Jazz to world/ethnic. Visit https://attleborolibrary. org . 2 p.m. MURDER AT THE MUSEUM – Hosted by the Downtown Woonsocket Collaborative at the Museum of Work and Culture. A buffet will be served at Millrace Kitchen at 6 p.m. followed by a murder mystery party at the Museum at 8 p.m. Guests are encouraged to dress in 1920s attire. Tickets and more infor- mation available at www.dwc02895.org. 42 South Main Street, Woonsocket. REVELFEST – at Revel Factory, 249 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Guests can enjoy an immersive multimedia festival featuring live music, performing and visual arts, and a fashion show inspired by the vibrant art movements of the 1980s. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. VIP tickets, which include two free drink tickets and one free raffle entry, are $40 in advance or $45 at the door. Visit www.revelfest19.eventbrite. com . 7 p.m. THE REVELERS – perform at the German American Cultural Society, 78 Carter Ave., Pawtucket. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. The band plays at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Visit www.salsproduc- Continues on next page Spring Cookie Walk and Ukrainian Food Sale (TAKE OUT – FROZEN ONLY) Stuffed cabbage & Vareneky (Pierogies) Saturday, April 20 th from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church Ukrainian Eggs, Cookies, Ukrainian Food 74 Harris Ave., Woonsocket

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