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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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10 CALENDAR APRIL 18-24, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION Tuesday April 23 PERSONAL MARKETING SEMINAR – at the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite 402, Lincoln. No fee to attend but registra- tion is required. Visit http://tinyurl.com/ yy9etpjg for more information or to register. 8:30 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. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 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. 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. CHRISTIAN ZEN AT LIME ROCK – Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road. The group meets every other week on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. Participants with an established medita- tion practice are welcome and accommoda- tions are made for people new to Zen medi- tation. It is a free event. Contact Rev. Gene Dyszlewski at 401-345-7291, or edyslewski@ gmail.com. Wednesday April 24 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. 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. CUB SCOUT PACK 711 ALBION – invites boys and girls Kindergarten through 5th grade who are interested in Scouting to join for a Pack Meeting at St. Ambrose Church, School Street, in Albion. 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. 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 . 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. 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. 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. 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. For more information, visit www. KeepBlackstoneValleyBeautiful.com . 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 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. PASTA AND MEATBALL SUPPER – held to benefit the Falls Firebarn Museum at the North Attleborough Elks Club, 52 Bulfinch St., North Attleboro. $10 for adults and $3 for children under 10. Although tickets will be available at the door, advance reserva- tions are highly recommended. Call Sandra Burns at 508 695-7160, Nancy Campbell at 508 699-6048 or email fallsfirebarnmu- seum@yahoo.com. 6 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. "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 . FREE ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DROP- OFF AND FUNDRAISING EVENT – at Four Corner Community Chapel, 200 Angel Road, Lincoln. For more information, visit www. indiecycle.com or email indiecycle@gmail. com. Four Corners Community Chapel can be reached at 401-333-6171. 9 a.m. 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. COMMUNITY SHREDDING EVENT – at Hunter Insurance, 389 Old River Road, Lincoln. Up to three boxes can be shredded per family. Families are also encouraged to bring canned food items to the event, which will be donated to a local food pantry. 9 a.m. ONE-DAY SPIRITUAL RETREAT FOR GRIEVING PARENTS – at St. John Vianney Church, 3609 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. The retreat is open to any parent whose child of any age has died by any cause, no matter how long ago. To register, visit www.emfgp.org or contact Denise Carlucci, Mother of Nicholas, at 401-480-3330, or dlgcar7@gmail.com. Pre- registration by April 20 is required. 9:30 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. 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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