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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 04-11-2019

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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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | APRIL 11-17, 2019 CALENDAR 9 380 Social St., Woonsocket. Craft items of all types, specialty food items, antique and vintage items and flea market goods may be sold. Breakfast and lunch will also be avail- able for sale. service. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. BAKE SALE – at Chimney Hill Apartments, 2065 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Event includes a penny social, 50/50 raffle, dyna- mites, hot dogs, chips, empanada and bever- ages. 9 a.m. to 3 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. 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. 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. BAKE SALE – at Chimney Hill Apartments, 2065 Mendon Road, Cumberland. The event will also include a penny social and 50/50 raffle. The kitchen will be open. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. SCOTT POND CLEAN-UP – hosted by the Blackstone River Watershed Council. Volunteers needed to help clean the Scott Pond area, 19 Lower Road, Lincoln. Registration required: www.CleanupBRWC. Eventbrite.com, or call Keith Hainley 401- 996-1542. 9 a.m. SECOND EARTH DAY CLEANUP – in Manville. Meet at the Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone, 100 New River Road, or meet at Scott Pond, 19 Lower Road, at 9 a.m. and it will go until noon. Contact: dkhainley@gmail.com and register: CleanupBRWC.Eventbrite.com. THE SATURDAY BRUNCH BUNCH TOASTMASTERS – club will hold its next meeting Saturday morning, 9:20 to 11:30 a.m., at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The public is welcome. For more information, email sbbtm31@gmail.com or call 508-293- 1488. ANGELCAT HAVEN FELINE RESCUE – is holding its third annual Spring Craft Fair at the North Attleboro Elk's Lodge, 52 Bulfinch St. There is a $1 entrance fee, children under 12 are free, and raffle prizes. For more infor- mation, or to volunteer, call the message center at 508-203-4240 or visit www.angel- cathaven.com. 10 a.m. CELEBRATE RHODE ISLAND LIBRARY DAY – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, with The Rainbow Beard Show. The Rainbow Beard Show is the creation of Ricky Katowicz, who brings his puppets and sense of humor for kids and adults to Lincoln for the first time. There is no charge for this program but register on the website https:// lincolnlibrary.com/events or call the reference desk 401-333-2422, ext. 22. 10 a.m. CELEBRATE RI LIBRARY DAY – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Cumberland will hold its fifth annu- al Harry Potter Day. The event is free and all are encouraged to come in costume. 10 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. 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 decorations, craft supplies and books. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. PET VACCINATION CLINIC – at the First Congregational Church UCC of North Attleborough, Oldtown Church, 675 Old Post Road, for dogs and cats. Call, text 508-212- 4774 or email clavette_6@msn.com for information, fees and to make an appoint- ment for vaccinations, heart-worm tests, or deworming. All cats must be in carriers and dogs must be on leashes. Services are pro- vided by Dr. Peter Granville DVM. 11 a.m. 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 website calendar, http:// nspl.evanced.info/signup. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EASTER EGG HUNT – presented by the Greater Attleboro Leo Club at The Capron Park field and monument area. Costumed characters will also hand out candy and be available for photos. In case of inclem- ent weather the event will be held in the Attleboro High B1 cafeteria, same time and date. 11 a.m. LEGO CLUB – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, returns this month on Saturday, April 13 and 27. No registration is needed. Noon. 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 . 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. GAME NIGHT – at Limerock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road. Join the Church for a night of board games, card games, video games and food. Games for all ages will be available or participants can bring their own. Family and friends are invited. 6 p.m. 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- tions.com or visit https://tinyurl.com/y4ce- 6afk . R.I. PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA – shares The Vets stage with conductor Marie Jacquot and soloists Julia Radosz, soprano, and Jonathan Burton, tenor, for favorites from the heart of grand opera. 1 Ave of the Arts, Providence. Tickets start at $15. Purchase online at tickets.riphil.org or at The Vets Box Office. 8 p.m. TRACY GRAMMER WITH JIM HENRY – 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. Tickets are $25. Jim Infantino will open the show. 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. ATWATER-DONNELLY TRIO – performs at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance, and $18 on the day of the show. For reserva- tions, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. POPA CHUBBY – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $30 for the 8 p.m. show; $25 for 10 p.m.; and $35 for both. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www. chanseggrollsandjazz.com . Sunday April 14 LINCOLN JOHNNY LIGHTNING RACE CLUB – Race Hot Wheels, Matchbox and Johnny Lightning cars at the MacColl YMCA Program Center, 26 Breakneck Hill Road, Lincoln. Doors open at 8:30 a.m., rac- ing starts around 10:30 a.m. Also race Hot Wheels Monster Trucks to help raise money for A Wish Come True. There are also vendor tables with Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Johnny Lightnings and other die cast cars to buy, sell, and trade. Call Jeremy Morin at 401- 248-1625 or visit www.ljlrc.com . 8:30 a.m. PALM SUNDAY SERVICE AND BRUNCH – at Slatersville Congregational Church. Palm Sunday service at 10 a.m. in the Sanctuary with brunch immediately following in Globe Hall (free will offering). 25 Greene Street, Slatersville. CUMBERLAND LAND TRUST EARTH DAY EVENT – at Nate Whipple Trailhead, Cumberland. The event includes guided tours, pizza and beverages, outdoor lawn games and crafts, and information about the history of the conservatory land in Cumberland. Rain date is April 15, from 3 to 6 p.m. For more information, contact Abby Kiggen at akig- gen@bryant.edu. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. EASTER EGG HUNT – All children ages 9 and under are invited to attend the 10th annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Firm Foundation Christian Church, in St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland St., Woonsocket. The event is free. No pre- registration is required. Prize baskets in each of the three age groups. Call 401-765-0107 or visit http://www.firmfoundationri.com . Noon. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. SYRACUSE CHIEFS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Blackstone River Theatre Art Gallery presents "FOUR FOCAL FRIENDS," an exhibi- tion and sale of photography by Barbara Decesare, Cindy Wilson, Gerry Grabowski and Pat Newell from April 13-May 19, viewable two hours before and during sched- uled theater events, in the upper and lower lobby of the theater, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. There will be an opening reception with the artists on Saturday, April 13, from 5 to 7 p.m. The four photographers are all juried artists and members of the Wickford Photography Group, and Wickford Art Association. Pictured is Wilson's photo titled "Goner." See SUNDAY, Page 10 From preceding page

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