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The Valley Breeze & Observer 06-13-2019

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 CELEBRATIONS / CALENDAR OF EVENTS JUNE 12-18, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION Hodge – Felice Bianca Marie Hodge and Jonathan Felice were married at St. Anthony Church in North Providence on May 4. The wed- ding was officiated by The Rev. Edward Cardente. A reception fol- lowed at Savini's Pomodoro. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Hodge Jr., of North Providence. The groom is the son of Andrew Warner of Lincoln. Jianna Hodge, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Claire Padula, cousin of the bride, and Colleen Rochefort. Leah Barriera, cousin of the bride, was the flower girl. Leo Felice, godfather of the groom, was the best man. Ushers were Andrew Swain and Steve Allard. Alexander Barriera, cousin of the bride, was the ringbearer. The bride graduated from Lincoln Technical School and is employed by AAA Headquarters in Providence. She is studying for her master's degree in English literacy. The groom attended the Community College of Rhode Island and is employed by Olly's Pizza in Woonsocket. The couple took a wedding trip to Maine, and will reside in North Providence. Share your Weddings, Births & Anniversaries Visit Click on 'Celebrations' Wednesday June 12 THE LINCOLN GARDEN CLUB – is spon- soring a motor coach trip on to visit The Mount, house and gardens, in Lenox, Mass. Ticket price is $75 which includes transpor- tation on Academy Bus Lines, The Mount entrance fee and lunch at The Red Lion Inn in Stockbridge, Mass. Reservations are required by May 1. For more information call Paulette at 401-333-4151. 8 a.m. FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS – Audubon offers free bird walks with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destination will be chosen. Visit or the Facebook page for the location. Ages: 14+. 9 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. CUMBERLAND GARDEN CLUB – will meet at the Arnold Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road. Kate Reed, master gardener, will give a presentation on daylilies, highlight- ing various forms, tips on selection, planting and dividing and hybridizing your own. The public is invited for a donation of $5. For more information, call 401-824-4509. 12:30 p.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. 1 p.m. THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION QUILT GUILD – will meet at the Smithfield Avenue Congregational Church, Smithfield Avenue. This will be the final meeting of the year. Members will show what projects they have made for the Vice Presidents challenge fol- lowed by an end of year party. 6:30 p.m. RHODE ISLAND HISTORICAL CEMETERY RESEARCH – at Greenville Public Library, 573 Putnam Pike. Learn about the Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Commission research database in this presentation by representative Peggy Malcolm. Bob Buonaccorsi, of the Friends of Smithfield Cemeteries, will also present about local Smithfield burial grounds. Register by calling 401-949-3630 or visiting the event calendar at . 6:30 p.m. RIDES OF DISCOVERY – Ride from the Blackstone River Greenway, Uxbridge, Mass., to Blackstone, Mass. Meet at 1 Adams St., Uxbridge. Helmets are required. Visit https:// . 6:30 p.m. MEDITATION FOR BRAIN HEALTH – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Join Dr. Alan Post, chiropractic physician and long-time meditator, who speaks regularly on this topic. Dr. Post will also share an ancient, simple and effective meditation technique. Visit the library website at www.lincolnli- to register or call the library at 401-333-2422. 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 June 13 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@ (All day) 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. 10 a.m. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753- 7000. 1 p.m. BOOTS ALONG THE BLACKSTONE – at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park, 287 Oak St., Uxbridge, Mass. Join an interpreter in a leisurely walk along the tow path while discussing the stories and his- tory uncovered in the episode of "Along the Blackstone." Approximately 2 miles. All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 508-278-7604. 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. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. 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. New hours:. 5 to 7:30 p.m. DISOWNING SLAVERY – presented by Stages of Freedom at Linden Place, 500 Hope St., Bristol. Free admission. Call 401- 421-0606. 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. ARTISTS CIRCLE FOR ADULTS – held every Thursday at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St., 7:15 p.m. A non-instructional gathering. Bring your own supplies or a project you are working on and meet with fellow artists and get inspired. Call the library at 401-769-9044 for more information. 7:15 p.m. Friday June 14 "MARISOL" – presented by Trinity Repertory Company, 201 Washington St., Providence. Runs through June 16. Tickets are on sale by phone at 401-351-4242, online at, or in person at the theater's box office. (All day) "THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO" – pre- sented by RISE June 7-16 at The RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Friday & Saturday performances 7:30 p.m.; Sunday performances at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 regular admission; $16 for seniors, students, military, law enforcement and fire- fighters. Tickets available at the door or in advance at . (All day) NEWPORT SECRET GARDEN TOUR – Take a self-guided walking tour through Newport's historic Point section Friday-Sunday. The tours run daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and tickets are good for any or all days of the tour. Tickets are available at www.secretgar- for a discounted rate of $20. 10 a.m. 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. FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS – every Friday through Sept. 27, at Carousel Village in Roger Williams Park, Providence. Experience the array of foods and sweets from a variety of vendors, take a ride on the historic carousel, ride the Carousel Express train and enjoy pony rides, weather permitting. Free admis- sion. Starts at 5 p.m. Visit . A CONCERT FOR FREEDOM – African American Spirituals presented by Stages of Freedom at Manning Chapel, Brown University Green, 21 Prospect St., Providence. Visit . 5:30 p.m. DANCING IN THE PARK – at the bandstand in Roger Williams Park, Providence, 7-10 p.m. Celebrate the history and restoration of Roger Williams Park and support the park's preservation and programs during a festive evening featuring live music by Glamorama, dancing, and food and drinks. All proceeds benefit the Roger Williams Park Conservancy. . THE BURBAGE THEATRE COMPANY – will host its 5th annual Big Time Celebration at 7 p.m. at Ten31 Productions at 249 Roosevelt Ave. in Pawtucket. The event will feature cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, live music, raffles and auctions, and performances by staff and resident artists. Tickets are $50, which can be purchased online or at the door. For more information, visit . CMS CLASS OF '69 – will have its 50th Class Reunion at the Twin River Casino, 100 Twin River Road, in Lincoln. Activities have been planned from Thursday, June 13 through Saturday, June 15. Tickets for the Friday event which includes dinner and danc- ing are $69 per person. Final deadline for tickets is May 5. Checks may be mailed to the CHS Class of '69 Reunion Committee at PO Box 7473, Cumberland, RI 02864. 7 p.m. "CABARET" – presented by The Franklin Performing Arts Company at The Black Box, 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass. Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at www.theblackboxon- or by calling the box office at 508- 528-3370. You can follow FPAC on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube. 7:30 p.m. NIGHT'S PEOPLE – presented by the Mixed Magic Theatre at Trinity Rep, 201 Washington St., in Providence. When the Sun Continues on next page Elise Vetri Keller Williams Leading Edge Cell: 401-651-1138 Elise Vetri Realtor WELCOME SUMMER! Come on down and see what we have to offer at Silver Pines Condominums We have great deals on newly listed and unlisted inventory! OPEN THURSDAY, JUNE 13 • 5-6:30 p.m. For GPS use 54 Alpine Way, No. Smithfield, RI 02896 All units have a 2 Car Garage, Pet Friendly Community, Affordably Priced Low interest financing options available Call today for your private viewing and see what everyone is talking about!

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