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The North Providence Breeze 04-17-2019

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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8 CALENDAR APRIL 17-23, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION 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. 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 audi- ences 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. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. LEHIGH VALLEY IRON PIGS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www. pawsox.com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 2 p.m. LEGISLATIVE RECEPTION – at the Rhode Island State House, 82 Smith St., Providence, put on by the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce. The cost is $20 per person and complimentary valet parking will be available. To register, visit http://tinyurl. com/y5zv2djp. 4:30 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. THE SCITUATE RESERVOIR PART 2 - The Building of the Scituate Reservoir – pre- sented by Scituate Preservation Society at Historic Grange 39, 706 Hartford Pike, Scituate. This program, presented by Fred Faria, is the second part in a series about the construction of the Scituate Reservoir. Some documents will be shown for the first time during this presentation. 7 p.m. Thursday April 25 PROVIDENCE MOVEMENT FESTIVAL – a three-day event bringing together over two dozen dance artists and companies from Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts to celebrate the rich- ness of dance and share their work with Providence audiences. The PMF will run through Saturday. Visit https://as220. org/?s=movement+festival . PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. LEHIGH VALLEY IRON PIGS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www. pawsox.com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. Pawtucket School Day. 12:05 p.m. STATE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES – quarterly Retirees' Luncheon will be held at Sam's Inn, 2227 West Shore Road, Warwick. All retirees and friends are welcome. If interested, call Dolores Levasseur at 401-737-6454 for details. Noon. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753- 7000. 1 p.m. 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. 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. TREE HUGGER EVENT – hosted by Keep Blackstone Valley Beautiful, designed as a cleanup meet-up. Cleanup: Farnum Pike, Smithfield. Meet-up: The Last Resort, 325 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, for a wine, beer or soda. These will be short after-work litter cleanups, followed by a meet-up at the hosting business or restaurant for a complimentary beverage or light snack. This program is geared toward adult vol- unteers. KBVB will supply safety vests, gloves, trash bags and litter pickers for all volunteers. For more information, visit www. KeepBlackstoneValleyBeautiful.com . 5:30 p.m. to 7 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. Friday April 26 "LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS" – pre- sented by Trinity Rep., 201 Washington St., Providence, through May 12. Tickets start at $25. Call the box office at 401-351-4242 or visit www.TrinityRep.com.www.trinityrep. com/littleshop . 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. THE PROVIDENCE BOOK FESTIVAL – fea- tures more than 75 award-winning fiction, nonfiction, children/young adult authors and poets, at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel, RISD Museum of Art, the Statehouse, Brown University's John Hay Library, AS220 and the Providence Athenaeum. An opening gala starts at 6 p.m., at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $35 and must be purchased in advance at www. providencebookfestival.org. The event contin- ues Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. SHEA HIGH SCHOOL 10TH ANNUAL FASHION SHOW – at the high school, 485 East Ave. in Pawtucket. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for students, $7 for gen- eral admission and $10 for reserved seating. "POLAROID STORIES" – A visceral blend of classical mythology and real life stories told by street kids at Burbage Theatre, 249 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. For tickets, visit www.burbagetheatre.org . 8 p.m. GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION GAP – along with The Grass Roots will perform at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, on Friday, April 26. For tickets and information, call the box office at 401- 762-4545 or visit www.stadiumtheatre.com. 8 p.m. Saturday April 27 INDOOR YARD SALE – open every Saturday, 8 a..m-1 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m-1 p.m., at the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Road, Woonsocket. New items every week. All proceeds benefit the cat sanctuary. Call 401-765-4174. REVIVAL DAY – presented by Mixed Magic Theatre's Exult Choir at the theater, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket, at 2 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available online at mmtri.org . 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 more. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. 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. DEA NATIONAL TAKE BACK DAY – of prescription drugs at 100 Old River Road, Lincoln. Visit DEATakeBack.com for a collec- tion site near you. 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 appointment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401-222-9025. POETRY READING AND RECEPTION – at Greenville Public Library, 573 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Celebration of the library's poetry contest in honor of National Poetry Month. Call the library at 401-949-3630 for more information. 1 p.m. 24TH ANNUAL DONALD HARRIS SPAGHETTI SUPPER – presented by Scituate Post 19 at at North Scituate Baptist Church, 619 West Greenville Road, Scituate. There will be two seatings, from 4:45 to 6:15 p.m., and from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Music will be provided by The Reggie Centracchio Quintet. Proceeds will support the Scituate Post 19 High School Scholarship Fund. Tickets cost $12 for adults and $5 for children younger than age 10. Call 401-647-5050 for tickets and reservations. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Wednesday April 24 From preceding page 7 The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, will present the 25th Celebration Tour of "IN THE MOOD: A 1940'S MUSICAL REVUE" on Saturday, April 20, from 2 to 7:30 p.m. "In The Mood" is a musical revue of America's Swing Era, the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman and other idols of the 1940s. The show covers favorites from the good times before WWII to the hard times of the aftermath. Admission is $29, $39, $50. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . Do you know someone celebrating a May Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for MAY will be printed on May 2, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, April 26, 2019. Send in the name of someone with his or her May birth date and $2 per edition and we'll include them in the club. The check should be made payable to The Valley Breeze for use in the Breeze charities fund. Mail to: The Valley Breeze, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite #204, Lincoln, RI 02865. Thank you! Greetings should be 10 words or less. Name: .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. Date of Birth: ............................................................................................................................................ Age: .............................................................................. 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