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The North Providence Breeze 05-15-2019

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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8 CALENDAR MAY 15-21, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION Cranston, at 7:30 p.m. Purchase tickets in advance at EventBrite.com, or call 401-751- 5700. 7:30 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES – last dance of the season, Sundae on Saturday. Admission is $7 per person. Oaklawn Grange, 24 Searle Ave., Cranston. Bob Butler caller and Mike Alexander cuer. Information at: swinging- squares.com or call Daphne at: 401-728- 9029. 8 p.m. THE MACHINE – performs Pink Floyd with the Interstellar Light Show at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, at 8 p.m. Admission is $29, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . THE KARAN CASEY BAND – will per- form at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Tickets are $25 in advance or $28 at the door. Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com/ event/4090395 or call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. Sunday May 19 NATURE AND HERITAGE RIVERBOAT TOURS – aboard the Blackstone Valley Explorer begin for the season, at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m., departing from Festival Pier, 100 Tim Healey Way, Pawtucket. Hear stories of the workers, residents and early settlers of the Blackstone River Valley, and as the 45-min- ute tours wind along the waters and thick foliaged riverbanks. Visit www.rivertour- blackstone.com or call the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council at 401-724-2200. BORN TO RUN 5K – A one-mile walk/run begins at 334 Pleasant St., Pawtucket, to benefit the Blackstone Academy's after school programs. Registration starts at 9 a.m. Visit www.blackstoneacademy.org . 10 a.m. BIRDS AND BLOOMS – at the Daniels Farmstead, 286 Mendon St., Blackstone, 11 a.m. Naturalists Kathy Barton and Beth Milke will lead a wildlife walk. At 1 p.m., landscaper John Root will present "Edible Perennial Gardening and Landscaping" in the barn. Spring plants will be available for sale. Visit www.danielsfarmstead.org . BIRCHWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL SPRING OUTING – at Camp Meehan at Notte Park, 1672 Douglas Ave., North Providence. Activities include: photo booth, face painting, bounce house, boat rides and more. Food will be available for sale. 1 p.m. OPEN HOUSE AND EXHIBIT OF HISTORIC SMITHFIELD MEMORABILIA – at Smith- Appleby House Museum, 220 Stillwater Road, Smithfield. A guided tour of the Smith-Appleby homestead will be given by costumed docents. View the extensive Smithfield memorabilia, historical docu- ment and photo collection privately owned and showcased by collector Dan Bethel of Lincoln. This is a free exhibit. Tours of the house are $5 per adult. Children are admit- ted free. Visit www.smithapplebyhouse.org or call 401-231-7363. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. FLY FISHING DEMONSTRATION – hosted by the Tyler Free Library, 81A Moosup Valley Road, at Green Acres Pond, across from the library in Foster. Recommended for children 10 and older, teens and adults. Children 14 and under must be accompanied by adults. For more information visit www.fosterlibrar- ies.org or call 401-397-7930. 2 p.m. BLACKSTONE VALLEY HISTORICAL SOCIETY – annual meeting will be at the barn of the Wilbur Kelly House, 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln. The featured speaker for this event, the annual Christine Nowak Lecture, will be Kevin Klyberg. Before the meeting, at 1:30 p.m., the officers will be introduced. Refreshments will be served, and all are welcome to attend. There will be shut- tle service from the nearby parking lot to the barn and there is no fee to attend. 2 p.m. WEST BAY CHORALE – will perform World Music including the Rhode Island premier of ¨There is No Fear in Love¨ by Elliot Levine, at St. Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick. Admission: $12 adults, $6 children. Tickets can be purchased online at www.westbay- chorale.org . 3 p.m. CLCC SPRING CONCERT – presents "Once More With Feeling– a decade with Judith Lynn Stillman," at the American French Genealogical Society, 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. The program includes selections from Stillman's 10 years as the director of CLCC. Tickets are $15 per person. For more information, call 609-800-2522 or visit www.clccmusic,org . 3 p.m. THE NABSCO SEASON FINALE CON- CERT – The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra will present its season finale concert the McVinney Auditorium, 43 Dave Gavitt Way, Providence. General Admission is $15, $5 for seniors and stu- dents, and free for children 12 and under. Tickets are available at the door or on line at NABSCO.org. Support the R.I. Food Bank by bringing a non-perishable food item. Visit www.NABSCO.org or call 401-274-4578. 3 p.m. PROVIDENCE SINGERS – will present "The Heart of the Singer" at St. Michael Episcopal Church 399 Hope St., Bristol, 3 p.m. Purchase tickets at EventBrite.com or call 401-751- 5700. 3 p.m. DARLINGSIDE – performs at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Tickets are available at www.brownpa- pertickets.com or call 401-725-9272. 6 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 25 and June 2, 8, 9, 16, 22, 23, 30. 6:15 p.m. Monday May 20 FREE MAY BIRDING WALKS – at Fort Nature Refuge, 1443 Providence Pike, 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. BINGO AT THE MEADOWS – Doors open at 11 a.m. and games begin at noon. New pricing and new games including a build-up. Cost is $15 for everything needed to play and extra specials will be sold. Snacks can be purchased and coffee is free. Call Connie for a reservation at 401-597-0417. 2 Village Way, North Smithfield. 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. Tuesday May 21 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. 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 22 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 pm 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 23 "SEUSSICAL: THE MUSICAL" – presented by the Beacon Theatre Workshop May 23-26 at Beacon Charter School, Main Street, Woonsocket. Seating is limited, and tickets can be purchase in advance at beacon.book- tix.com . PAWTUCKET ARTS COLLABORATIVE SPRING MEMBER EXHIBITION – A col- lection of art in all genres and mediums from the members of the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative. 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. NONDENOMINATIONAL BIBLE TALK – at North Scituate Library, 606 West Greenville Road. Free to all. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 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. Saturday May 18 From page 7 Do you know someone celebrating a June Birthday? 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Edition (please check): Cumberland/Lincoln edition ($2) Pawtucket edition ($2) Observer edition ($2) North Smithfield/Blackstone/Woonsocket edition ($2) North Providence edition ($2) answers Scituate Lions Club Annual Scholarship Breakfast Sunday, June 2, 2019 7 a.m. - Noon Scituate High School Trimtown Road $8 Adult / $4 Children / Children 5 and under FREE *All You Can Eat Traditional American Breakfast* All proceeds benefit the Scituate Lions Scholarship Fund 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

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