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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 07-11-2019

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8 CALENDAR JULY 11-17, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION be supplied. No registration is necessary. Call the Children's Room at 401-333-2422, ext. 15, for more information. 10 a.m. PLAYDOUGH FUN – for kids 4 and older at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Challenges will be set up for kids to complete picture puzzles on laminated mats. No registration is required. 10 a.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 www.rwpzoo.org . STEVE SMITH AND THE NAKED TRUTH – perform at the Levitt AMP Woonsocket Music Series, at River Island Park, 95 Bernon St., Woonsocket. Concerts are free. Enjoy local food trucks, an on-site bar, kids activi- ties, and more. Visit https://concerts.levit- tamp.org/woonsocket for more information. 6 p.m. THE SUNSHINE TOUR: PABLO CRUISE, ORLEANS & FIREFALL – at Twin River Events Center, 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln. For tickets, visit www.twinriver.com . 7 p.m. FIREFLIES – Learn about fireflies at the Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Make a glowing firefly craft to take home and end the evening by going out to the fields to watch for their blinking displays. Open to ages 6 and up. Rain date is July 13. Fee: $10/member adult, $5/member child; $14/ non-member adult, $7/non-member child. Register at www.asri.org. 7 p.m. "ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR." – The show will be performed at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $16 and $19. Tickets are avail- able at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www. stadiumtheatre.com . 7:30 p.m. RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC SUMMER POPS – performs a free concert at Narragansett Town Beach, 39 Boston Neck Road, Narragansett. Visit riphil.org. The rain date is Saturday, July 13. 8 p.m. SEAN CHAMBERS – perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Saturday July 13 SUMMER FITNESS CLASSES – at the Cumberland Senior Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, 90-minute class three times a week. All levels are welcome. There are several instructors throughout the summer. Contact Kelly Brophy for more information at 508-802-1647. 9 a.m. GUIDED CANOE TRIPS ON THE BLACKSTONE – Two one-hour trips at 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. at the Friends of the Blackstone River Environmental Center, 100 New River Road, Lincoln. Cost is $20 per person. Must have two people per canoe. All instruction and supplies included. Children 5 and up must be accompanied by an adult. Call Bob Charpentier 401-688-4416. NORTH SCITUATE FARMERS MARKET – at the Village Green, Scituate Art Festival grounds, at West Greenville Road and Silk Lane. WIC and senior coupons are accepted. For more information, visit www.farmfreshri. org . 9 a.m. to noon. TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – of the Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket, is conducting a sum- mer clothing clearance bag sale beginning. A small bag is priced at $3 while a large bag cost $5. 9 a.m. to noon. CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – Friends Bookstore at the Cumberland Public Library offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. CHRIST CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – at 1643 Lonsdale Ave, Lincoln, (entrance on John Street). Summer hours: Saturdays 9 a.m. to noon. Departments include furniture, house- hold items, family clothing, special occasion apparel, baby and toddler essentials, shoes, jewelry, seasonal decorations, craft supplies, and books. 9 a.m. to noon. GENTIAN GARDEN CLUB HOSTS YARD SALE – at the North Scituate Community House, 546 West Greenville Road, Scituate. Members will have tables set up to sell an assortment of items. 9 a.m. to noon. THE SATURDAY BRUNCH – Bunch Toastmasters club will hold its next meeting at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Email sbbtm31@gmail.com or call 508-293-1488. 9:15 a.m. SOUTHERN BAY LIGHTHOUSE TOUR – Visitors will view 11 active and inactive lighthouses, and stop at Rose Island for lunch and a tour of the Rose Island Lighthouse and grounds, where guests climb up the tower to view the new Fresnel lens up close. Meet at Alofsin Piers, Fort Adams, Newport. The cost is $65 for Save The Bay and U.S. Lighthouse Society members; $70 non-members. To purchase tickets, visit www.savebay.org/ lighthouse-southern . 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.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. BIKERS AGAINST CHILDHOOD CANCER BIKE RUN – Starts at Badger Realty, 110 Armistice Blvd., Pawtucket. The event will feature music by On the Hop; pig roast and more; prizes and vendors. Tickets are $20 per person; free for children. Call 401-617- 2574. Visit http://nathansangels.com . 11 a.m. LINCOLN SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – hosted by Lincoln Parks and Recreation at Chase Farm Park, 667 Great Road. All con- certs are free to attend. Food trucks will be serving a variety of food and treats. No dogs are allowed during the events. This week: South Bound Band. 4:30 p.m. OCEAN STATE PARACON – Saturday and Sunday, at 6 p.m., at The Assembly Theatre, 26 East Ave., Burrillville. This annual event brings the paranormal and metaphysi- cal communities together in supporting a selected charitable cause. This year's event will benefit Friends Way. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for children under 12, and $20 for a weekend pass. Visit www.riseupparanor- mal.com . "ALICE IN WONDERLAND JR." – The show will be performed at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $16 and $19. Tickets are avail- able at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www. stadiumtheatre.com . 7:30 p.m. NORTH SMITHFIELD FIREWORKS – at approximately 9 p.m. at the North Smithfield High School turf field. Sunday July 14 AUTUMNFEST BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER – an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast to benefit Autumnfest 2019 at the Club Par-X, 36 Stanley Ave., Woonsocket. Autumnfest buttons will also be available for purchase. Raffles and a silent auction will take place as well. Tickets are available from any Autumnfest Steering Committee member and at both local radio stations: WOON Radio, 985 Park Ave., Woonsocket, and WNRI Radio, 786 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket. Tickets will also be available at the door. 8 a.m. to noon. SUNDAY FUNDAYS – hosted by the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park at the Blackstone River State Park, around the Captain Wilbur Kelly House Transportation Museum, 1075 Lower River Road, Lincoln. Program runs through Aug. 25. This week features Loren Spears speak- ing on native plants of the Blackstone Valley. 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