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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 04-18-2019

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 18-24, 2019 CALENDAR 9 Thursday April 18 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. 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 information. . 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. THE CUMBERLAND/LINCOLN LIONS CLUB – will hold its monthly membership meet- ing jointly with the Pawtucket Lions Club at LeFoyer, 151 Fountain St., in Pawtucket. New members are always welcome. For further information, contact Vern Rainville, president of the Cumberland/Lincoln Lions Club, at vernrain@cox.net. Since reservations need to be made for the meeting, please contact Mr. Rainville ahead of time if you would like to attend. 6 p.m. A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE NARRAGANSETT PARK RACETRACK – through its photo archives at the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St. Richard J. Ring will speak about the Rhode Island Historical Society's major recent acquisition of the surviving archive of approximately 20,000 negatives of photographs taken at and Narragansett Park Race Track (1934- 1978). Call 401-725-3714, ext. 202 or pro- grams@pawtucketlibrary.org. 6 p.m. MAUNDY THURSDAY AT SLATERSVILLE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH – Simple supper at 6:30 p.m. in Globe Hall (free will offering) followed by Tenebrae service at 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. 25 Greene Street, Slatersville. Friday April 19 "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. 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. POETS ON FIRE! – presented as part of Mixed Magic Theatre's Rise to Black series at the theatre, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The poetry is a testament to the many and varied life experiences that black and brown women and men encounter. Tickets are $10. Visit mmtri.org. "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. BEST OF STADIUM MUSICALS – in the Marquee Room of the The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Travel back in time to relive memories of shows past and celebrate pieces of Stadium history. Admission is $26. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 8 p.m. GRACIE CURRAN BAND – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Saturday April 20 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. ANNUAL BUNNY BREAKFAST – and Easter Egg Hunt held by Wesley United Methodist Church, 55 Woodland St., Lincoln. The cost is $4 per adult and $3 per child, with a cap of $15 per family. At 9 a.m., children are invited to participate in a free Easter Egg Hunt. This event is held rain or shine. 8 a.m. 2019 KICK OFF CLEAN UP – at Franklin Farm, 142 Abbott Run Valley Road, Cumberland, a non profit, all volunteer organization that grows vegetables for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank is seek- ing volunteers. All ages are welcome with no experience necessary. More information can be found at franklinfarmri.org. 9 a.m. SPRING COOKIE WALK – at St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 74 Harris Ave., Woonsocket. The sale will feature traditional vareneky (pierogies) filled with potato and cheese, or cabbage, and stuffed cabbage (holubtsi) filled with meats and rice. Fried pyrohy filled with potato and cheese will be available in the Cookie Walk section. No phone ahead orders can be accepted. Cash, checks and credit/debit cards will be accepted for payment. Call 401-762-3939. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. E-WASTE COLLECTION – hosted by the town of Cumberland Public Works Department, at the Cumberland Monastery, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. There will be a $10 disposal fee for each laser-jet printer, air conditioner, dehumidifier, and other coolant containing devices. Visit www.cumberlandri. org , www.indiecycle.com or call 401-728- 2400, ext. 155. 9 a.m. to noon. 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 some sporting equipment. 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. 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. EASTER EGG HUNT – at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Road, Cumberland. All children 10 years old and younger are wel- come. Please bring a basket. For question, call 401-333-0355. 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. WATERFIRE ART & CRAFT FESTIVAL – at the WaterFire Arts Center, 475 Valley St., Providence. Features more than 75 local art- ists and makers. Works for sale will include everything from fine art and photography to hand-craft bath and beauty solutions and artisanal jams. Visit https://waterfire.org/art- festival . Noon to 6 p.m. EARTH DAY HIKE – at Metacomet Land Trust Hop Brook Conservation Area. Meet in the parking lot area opposite 249 Mendon St., Blackstone. Tom Bik, a VIP and Metacomet Land Trust Board Member, will lead an interpretive walk through the proper- ty. Walking conditions are moderate and the walk will be paced for all who participate. Free. Visit https://blackstoneheritagecorridor. org . 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. IN THE MOOD: A 1940'S MUSICAL REVUE – at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Features 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.stadiumtheatre.com . 7:30 p.m. BRIAN JAMES QUARTET – will perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com . 8 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES DANCE – Oaklawn Grange, 24 Searle Ave Cranston. Admission is $7 per person. This month's theme is crazy hats. The caller is Don Bachelder and the cuer is Margene Jervis. Visit swinging- squares.com or call Daphne at 401-728- 9029. 8 p.m. 38 SPECIAL – performs at the Twin River Event Center, Lincoln. Tickets start at $45. Visitwww.twinriver.com/entertainment/twin- river-event-center . Doors open at 7 p.m. Sunday April 21 Happy Easter! Monday April 22 APRIL IN PARIS WITH POULENC – Judith Lynn Stillman and Friends from the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra perform at Sapinsley Hall, Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. Admission is free with a suggested donation of $10. Tickets will be available at the door. 1 p.m. FREE SENIOR YOGA CLASSES – at Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, will offer its winter session of free senior yoga classes weekly. Participants must bring a yoga mat and a towel or small blanket. Spaces are limited. Email Chuck Tramontana at cstramontana@hotmail.com. 1:30 p.m. 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. ZUMBA CLASSES – offered Mondays at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. $5 per class; pay as you go. 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