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The Valley Breeze & Observer 05-09-2019

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VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION | MAY 8-14, 2019 CALENDAR 9 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. 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. LINE DANCE CLASS – at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Call 401-231-0742 or visit https://mancinicenter.com . 1 p.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. 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. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 6:30 p.m. Friday May 17 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. PHS 3RD ANNUAL OLD FASHIONED NEW ENGLAND CLAMBAKE – at Ponaganset High School, 137 Anan Wade Road, North Scituate. Tickets are $30 per person, and must be purchased in advance by May 1. Proceeds will be used to support Wreaths Across America programming. For tickets, call 401-338-6015 or 401-710-7500. 6:30 p.m. "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. 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. Name: .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. Date of Birth: ............................................................................................................................................ Age: .............................................................................. From: ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................ Contact Phone Number (for questions, not publication) ................................................................................................................................................. Edition (please check): Cumberland/Lincoln edition ($2) Pawtucket edition ($2) Observer edition ($2) North Smithfield/Blackstone/Woonsocket edition ($2) North Providence edition ($2) answers Are you a Church, Scout Group, Spos Team or School hosting a Pancake Breakfast, Cra Fair, Pasta Dinner or any other type of fund-raiser this season? You can buy an ad of this size for only $50! The ad will be in more than 18,000 papers. Deadline: Fridays at 3 p.m. Call 401-334-9555. Dial 0 for details. Prepayment is required. Adve•ise your Volunteer Organization's Fundraiser on Calendar Pages SEEKING KOREA VETERANS Northern Rhode Island Chapter 258 is looking for new members for our active chapter. Meeting: 2nd Wednesday each month at 2 p.m. Meeting Place: Glocester Senior Center Speaker at most meetings, refreshments served. You may be entitled to the Ambassador for Peace Medal. Free hat to all new members! 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