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The North Providence Breeze 04-24-2019

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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THE VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER | APRIL 24-MAY 1, 2019 SPRING IN THE VALLEY 2019 29 Thursday, April 25 ART LEAGUE OF RHODE ISLAND presents Twisting Fibers: An Art for All Reasons, a free art exhibit on fiber arts through May 8 at Gallery 175 and the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, 175 Main St., Pawtucket. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 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 . Friday, April 26 GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION GAP along with along with The Grass Roots band will perform at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. For tickets and information, call the box office at 401- 762-4545 or visit www.stadiumtheatre.com. THE NEWPORT CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL returns for its 8th year. Friday, 8-10 p.m., and Saturday, noon-3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. Friday tickets are $40, and Saturday tickets are $50. Tickets include admission, unlimited beer samples, live music and a souvenir glass. This rain or shine event is strictly a 21+, tickets are non-refundable. Visit www. NewportCraftBeer.com THE PROVIDENCE BOOK FESTIVAL fea- turing more than 75 award-winning fiction, nonfiction, children/young adult authors and poets, will take place 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, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27 FARMERS MARKET at Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St, Pawtucket, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Final market of the indoor season. Features over 80 vendors selling their locally grown prod- ucts, including vegetables, apples, cranberries and other produce; seafood, meats, poultry, and eggs; artisanal cheeses, breads, gluten- free and other baked goods, prepared foods and food trucks; flowers, plants, wreaths and more. Visit www.farmfresh.org . 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 . CREEDENCE REVIVED pays tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, on Saturday, April 27, at 8 p.m. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762- 4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . APRIL IN PARIS WITH POULENC with Judith Lynn Stillman and friends from the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra at R.I. Philharmonic's Carter Center for Music Performance & Education, 667 Waterman Ave., East Providence, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for students 18 and under or with a college ID, $10 for R.I. Philharmonic Music School students and family members. Tickets can be purchased online at tickets.riphil.org . IRISH FIDDLER KEVIN BURKE will per- form at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Tickets are $18 in advance or $20 at the door. For reservations, call 401-725-9272. Sunday, April 28 OPEN HOUSE TOURS at Smith-Appleby House Museum, 220 Stillwater Road, Smithfield, from 1 to 4 p.m. Enjoy a taste of assorted herbed breads, fruit breads, and a walk through the house. Visit https:// smithapplebyhouse.org . Wednesday, May 1 FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS offered by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island 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+. 9-11 a.m. Friday, May 3 FIRST FRIDAYS SERIES at The Music Mansion, 88 Meeting St., Providence, pres- ents pianist Donald Berman at 8 p.m. $10 suggested donation and refreshments provid- ed. Free street parking available. Visit www. musicmansion.org/first-fridays.html . "I HATE HAMLET" presented by Attleboro Community Theatre at the Ezekiel Bates Masonic Lodge, 71 North Main Street, Attleboro, Mass. Performance dates are May 3-5, 10-12, and 17-19. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m., and Sunday mat- inees are at 2 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $20 or $18 online at https:// squareup.com/market/acttickets . Saturday, May 4 SPRING YARD SALE at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 120 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland, 8 a.m.-noon. Rain date is Sunday, May 5, 1-4 p.m. 5TH ANNUAL NEW ENGLAND TEQUILA AND RUM FESTIVAL at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, 2 p.m. Sample tequilas and rums from around the world, and enjoy live enter- tainment, seminars, food pairings and more. Hosted by Spike TV's Bar Rescue mixologist Mia Mastroianni. 21+ event. Tickets $45. Visit www.newenglandtequilaandrumfestival. com . DERBY DAY PARTY at Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol, 4-8 p.m. Tickets are $75, $65 for members of Linden Place with all proceeds to benefit the ongo- ing restoration and preservation for work of Linden Place Mansion. For tickets, visit, www.lindenplace.org or call the office 401- 253-0390. SWING INTO SPRING CAT SHOW hosted by the Cat Fanciers' Federation, in conjunc- tion with the non-profit club "Purrfect Feline Friends." An all-breed cat show on Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., each day, at the St. Joseph Parish Hall, 1303 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Breakfast and lunch items will also be available for purchase in the show hall. Admission is $5 for adults; $3 for children 6-12, seniors 65+ and veterans with ID; free for and children under 6 with paid adult. Call 401-954-2267 or 401-333-1984. THE DINOSAUR QUEST WITH DR. T-REX at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, at 2 p.m. Dr. T-Rex's dino show is jam–packed with unexpected surprises and amazing facts. Admission is $16 and $19. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 2ND ANNUAL ASPARAGUS FEST presented by Farm Fresh RI at Four Town Farm, 90 George St., Seekonk, Mass. A celebration of the deletable springtime treat. Guests will be taken on a special behind-the-scenes farmer- led tour through Four Town Farm's asparagus fields. Afterward, guests will return to the farm stand for music and refreshments. The Fest will feature local wine and beer, and a wide array of unique asparagus dishes created by a team of chef-instructors from Johnson & Wales University, College of Culinary Arts. THE ROCK GARDEN PARTY in downtown Providence on Westminster Street between Dorrance and Mathewson. Features food trucks, bars, and picnic areas, a plant and flower sale featuring local farms and florists, gardening tools and tips from local experts, complimentary kids' activities, DJ and live music, and the Providence Rock & Roll Yard Sale. This event is free and family friendly, and takes place rain or shine. JOYCE KATZBERG will perform at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. She will be joined by Partington & Sweeney, Jimmy Warren and Bob Drouin, who will perform three songs each in the first set. Tickets are $15. For reservations, call 401-725-9272. Sunday, May 5 THE BLACKSTONE VALLEY COMMUNITY CHORUS will present their concert Broadway over Blackstone: Modern Musical Medleys at Valley Chapel, 14 Hunter Road, Uxbridge, Mass., at 3 p.m. Admission is free, though donations are accepted and appreci- ated. MEET HP LOVECRAFT: HIS WORDS OF BEAUTY, LOVE & LINCOLN WOODS: a two- part program that begins at the Hearthside Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln, at 1 p.m., with a talk by Carl L. Johnson, and a beer and wine tasting and concludes at nearby Lincoln Woods State Park where Johnson will bring to life the words of Lovecraft's "Quinsnicket Park" from the vantage point of where Lovecraft composed this poem over 100 years ago. Ticket are $18; age 21 and over. Email info@hearthsidehouse.org or call 401-726-0597. MAY BASKETS AT THE PULLEN SCHOOLHOUSE at Chase Farm Park, 671 Great Road, Lincoln, between 10 and noon. Revive this tradition of goodwill and kindness by stepping back in time to make a May bas- ket, while docents in period costume provide instruction. $5 family. Monday, May 6 FREE MAY BIRDING WALKS at Fort Nature Refuge, 1443 Providence Pike, Route 5, North Smithfield, 8-10 a.m. hosted by Audubon Society of Rhode Island. Jeff Hall leads these Monday walks, which will also be on May 14 and 21. May is the peak month for the spring bird migration, with something different moving through each week. Novice birders welcome. Walks are geared for teen to adult. Register at www.asri.org . Wednesday, May 8 FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS offered by the Audubon Society of Rhode Island 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+. 9-11 a.m. WINE WOMEN & JEWELRY EVENT at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, 6-8 p.m. Browse a vast selec- tion of jewelry while you sip wine and chat with your friends. Tickets are $30. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com . Attendees must be 21 and over. Thursday, May 9 AUDUBON SPRING BIRDING VAN TRIP at locations across Rhode Island, 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. Climb aboard the new Audubon van and explore the many birding hot spots. Be sure to pack a lunch and bring your binocu- lars. Departs from Fisherville Brook Wildlife Refuge, 99 Pardon Joslin Road, Exeter; fee: $50/member, $65/non-member. Ages 14+. Register online through the events calendar at www.asri.org . PAWTUCKET ARTS COLLABORATIVE SPRING MEMBER EXHIBITION – A col- lection of art in all genres and mediums from the members of the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative. Free and open to the public Thursdays through June 20 and Fridays through June 14, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, 1-5 p.m. through June 16. 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