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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 05-09-2019

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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | MAY 9-15, 2019 CALENDAR 11 Visit www.hearthsidehouse.org, or call 401- 726-0597. Also on May 12, 19, 25 and June 2, 8, 9, 16, 22, 23, 30. 6:15 p.m. MICHAEL DIMUCCI – presents a Mother's Day weekend concert at Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol. The program features beautiful songs from Broadway, pop, and standards. Tickets are $20 for non- members, $15 for Linden Place members and $10 for Colt Circle members. Reservations are recommended. To reserve tickets, please call 401-053-0390 or visit www.lindenplace. org . 7:30 p.m. ORDINARY ELEPHANT – 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 $20. Beverages and desserts will be available. Call 508-528-2541 or visit www.circlefolk.org/ to purchase tick- ets or for more information. 8 p.m. MAMIE PARRIS – will perform at The Black Box, 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass., accompanied by Broadway composer Barbara Anselmi. Tickets can be purchased at www.theblackboxonline.com by calling 508-528-3370, or at the door. 8 p.m. IRISH FIDDLER HALEY RICHARDSON AND GUITARIST QUINN BACHAND – perform at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad, St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance, $18 on the day of the show. For res- ervations, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. "WHITESNAKE: THE FLESH & BLOOD WORLD TOUR" – at Twin River in Lincoln. Tickets start at $35. Purchase at Twin River's Box Office,100 Twin River Road, or online at www.twinriver.com . 8 p.m. LOVE DOGS – perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Sunday May 12 HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY! MOTHER'S DAY PLANT SALE – at Revive the Roots, 374 Farnum Pike, Smithfield. Activities will include meeting sheep, bird- house building and cobb oven baking. Moms receive a free raffle ticket. Visit www. revivetheroots.org for more information. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. MOTHER'S DAY GARDEN TEA – at Mapleville Farm, 544 Victory Highway, Burrillville, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Enjoy a luncheon of fresh food all made at the farm. Purchase tickets online at www.mapleville- farm.com under the "Events" page. CUMBERLAND WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP – Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. at Chapel Hill Senior Living, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call 774-266-7923 for more information. 2 p.m. MUSIC AT THE FARM CONCERT – Colombian tenor David Rivera Bozon and pianist Leona Cheung will serenade with "My Favorite Arias" and more at Grace Note Farm, 969 Jackson Schoolhouse Road, Pascoag. Homemade desserts and items will be available from vendors from the Burrillville Farmers Market. Tickets are $20 per adult, $10 students (12 or under) available at the door or on line through Eventbrite.com . Free for children 4 or under. 2 p.m. WATCH A BLACKSMITH AT WORK – The traditions of turn-of-the-century blacksmith- ing can be experienced with a trip to the Hannaway Blacksmith Shop on 671 Great Road, Lincoln. Step inside this historic shop and watch the blacksmith at work as he fires up the forge to heat the metal and then craft his hand-forged piece with hammer and anvil. Stop in anytime between 8 a.m.- noon. For more information, www.hearthsidehouse. org, or call 401-726-0597. Also on May 19, 25 and June 2, 8, 9, 16, 22, 23, 30. 6:15 p.m. Monday May 13 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 the walk. Novice birders welcome. Walks are geared for teen to adult. Register at https://asri.org/news-events/overview. html . 8 a.m. FESTIVAL BALLET PROVIDENCE 41ST SEASON GALA – at the Skyline at Waterplace, 1 Finance Way, Providence. The event features complimentary valet parking included for all guests, three course dinner with wine included, live and silent auctions and more. Register at https://tinyurl.com/ y5epz865 or call 401-353-1129. 6 p.m. ZUMBA CLASSES – offered Mondays at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. $5 per class; pay as you go. Instructor April Hilliker teaches from a raised stage so students can easily follow her moves. Visit www.riverfolk.org . 6:30 p.m. BUTTERFLY CRAFT – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, invites kids ages 11-17 to the library to make a colorful butterfly decoration. Each attendee will get to make a handful of butterflies that we will then hang from painted and decorated sticks. Register now online for this program at lincolnlibrary.com, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 401-333-2422, ext.22, to sign up. 6:30 p.m. LINSEY WOOLSEY QUILT GUILD MEETING – at the First Baptist Church, 118 South Main St., Attleboro, Mass. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. The speaker will be Tina Craig of Seaside Stitches. Quilters are wel- comed to bring a friend or make new ones. Refreshments will be served. Contact linsey- woolseyquiltguild@gmail.com. 7 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES WORKSHOP CLASS – mainstream and plus levels. Oaklawn Grange, 24, Searle Ave., Cranston. $6 per person admission. Bob Butler caller. Information at swingingsquares.com or call Daphne at 401-728-9029. 7 p.m. Tuesday May 14 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. 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. 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. Over $1,500 in cash prizes. Admission is $10 and specials are $1 each. Call 401-231-0742. Wednesday May 15 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. 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. 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. FAMILY CRAFT – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, kids ages 6+ with a caregiver can come and make a wacky giant paper flower. Register now online for this program at lincolnlibrary.com, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 401-333- 2422, ext.22, to sign up. 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 May 16 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. Contact Lin at membershippac@ gmail.com. 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. Friday May 17 "ALL SHOOK UP" – This new musical com- edy is based on the book by Joe DiPietro presented by The Community Players, 350 Division St., Pawtucket. Visit http://www. thecommunityplayers.net . May 10-19. 7:30 p.m. VERDANT VIBES SPRING FESTIVAL – with the Luminarium Dance Company and Diary of Clouds at the Southside Cultural Center, 393 Broad St., Providence. A pro- gram combining acoustic and electronic music, movement, and visual art. Admission is $10-$20 at the door. Visit verdantvibes. com . 8 p.m. THE MIDTOWN MEN – reunites the stars from the original Broadway cast of "Jersey Boys" at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets: $29-$65. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. "GREASE" comes to the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, for three performances: Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, May 12, at 2 p.m. Admission is $21, $26, $31. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . From preceding page Do you know someone celebrating a June Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for JUNE will be printed on May 30, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, May 24, 2019. Send in the name of someone with his or her June 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. 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