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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 07-11-2019

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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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | JULY 11-17, 2019 CALENDAR 9 Offered at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Visit www.nps. gov/blrv . DANIELS FARMSTEAD FARMERS MARKET AND TOURS – Fresh vegetables are growing in the Daniels Garden. Other vendors will be on hand offering locally grown fruits and vegetables and more. The grill will be open from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Entertainment will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Contact Justine Brewer at justine @ southwickszoo.com or 1-508-726-2042. 11 a.m. 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. MUSIC AT THE FARM – Grace Note farm and co-sponsor the Burrillville Land Trust present Bastille Day –Discover the Clarinet Fantastique with Milos Bjelica from Serbian and pianist Paulis Pancekauskason at the farm, 969 Jackson Schoolhouse Road. Tickets are $20 for adults, and $10 for stu- dents and are available on Eventbrite.com or by calling 401-567-0354. Visit gracenote- farmweb.com . 2 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 . 2 p.m. NORTH SMITHFIELD SUMMER CONCERT – at the Slatersville Congregational Church Common, 25 Green St., on Sundays, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. This week: Redneck Country Band performs. RIVERFRONT CONCERT SERIES – at Veterans Park Amphitheater, corner of Roosevelt Avenue and Exchange Street, Pawtucket. Sundays at 6 p.m. This week: Arthur Medeiros Jazz Orchestra. Monday July 15 AMERICAN FRENCH GENEALOGY SOCIETY – located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket, is open Mondays 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Tuesdays from 1 a.m.-9 p.m. Call 401- 765-6141. Visit afgs.org. BABIES AND BOOKS – story time at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, for kids ages birth to 23 months. Connect with your baby through stories, rhymes and songs, followed by a playtime. For additional information, contact the Children's Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3. 10 a.m. MOBILE QUEST – Dash Coding at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Participants will be given a quick introduction to robots and the coding pro- gram Blockly, and then have a chance to test out their coding skills. This event is for children ages 8-12 years old. Register online at www.cumberlandlibrary.org . PAINT THE MOON – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Participants will use crushed aluminum foil and a mixture of paint colors to give a textured effect. They'll finish by filling the black paper background with painted stars. Space is limited therefore online registration is required and children who attend the events must be participating in the Summer Reading Program. Register at https://www.lincolnlibrary.com/. 2 p.m. APOLLO 11'S MOON LANDING WEBCAST EVENT – at North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St, Slatersville. Celebrate NASA's 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's Historic Moon Landing. See how this mission was executed by crew members and mission con- trol in Houston. For Adults and children age 6+. No registration required. 4 p.m. PAJAMA FAMILY – Story time for chil- dren of all ages and their families, at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. No registration necessary, just show up in your pajamas. For additional information, contact the Children's Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3. 6:30 p.m. WHY VISIT THE MOON? – Guest speaker Francine Jackson, NASA Solar System Ambassador, will visit and speak on the importance of Apollo missions at the North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., Slatersville. She will also share her knowl- edge of the history of visits to the moon throughout the ages. Register at http://nspl. evanced.info/signup or call 401-767-2780. 6:30 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES WORKSHOP – Held at Oaklawn Grange, 24 Searle Ave., Cranston. $6 per person. Contact Jim at 508-654- 6719 or visit www.swingingsquares.com . 7 p.m. Tuesday July 16 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. "SNOW WHITE" – presented by Kaleidoscope Theatre at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 2115 Broad St., Cranston. for tickets, visit kaleidoscopetheatre.com/tickets . 11 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. FIDDLE N' FUN – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, not your typical early childhood music class. Tickets will be available in the Children's Room start- ing on Monday, July 8, with a nominal fee of 50 cents for individual admission. This program is for children ages 3-10. For more information, visit www.cumberlandlibrary.org or contact the Children's Room at 401-333- 2552, ext. 3. 2 p.m. FOOD TRUCK NIGHT – at Deerfield Park, Lisa Ann Circle, Smithfield. The band Formerly will perform. 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. SUMMER FITNESS CLASSES – at the Cumberland Senior Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road,90-minute class three times a week, Tuesdays at 6 p.m., Thursdays at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m. Contact Kelly Brophy for more information at 508-802-1647. BLACKSTONE VALLEY PADDLE CLUB EVENT – Paddle the scenic Valley Falls Marsh, including a trip up the Blackstone River to Pratt Dam. Meet at the Central Falls Landing, 30 Madeira Ave., Central Falls. Participants must bring their own canoe or kayak, paddles and life jackets. R.I. Canoe and Kayak Association membership fee of $15 is required as is a $10 membership fee for the BV Paddle Club. Visit members.board- host.com/FLATWATER . 6 p.m. ADULT CRAFTER-EVENING – program at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Participants will paint celestial star, flowerpots. This event is for people 16 and older. Materials will be provid- ed as well as some lemonade. Reservations are required. For more information or to reg- ister, call, 401-333-2552, ext. 2, visit www. cumberlandlibrary.org or email reference@ cumberlandlibrary.org. 6 p.m. CHILDREN'S SUMMER PERFORMANCES – Bill Harley performs in Slater Park, Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, on the stage in front of Daggett Farm. In case of rain, these performances will be moved to the Slater Park Pavilion. Visit www.pawtucketri.com, call 401-728-0500, ext. 257 or visit city of Pawtucket Parks & Recreation Facebook page. 6 p.m. SPACE-THEMED STORY TIME – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road as children ages 3-5 listen to stories read aloud, sing songs and do a craft. Seating is limited so online registration is required and children who attend must be participating in the Summer Reading program. Call 401-333- 2422, ext. 15. 6:30 p.m. FULL MOON TRIVIA – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Pull your friends together in teams of up to four people and compete for fun prizes. Fee: $15/member; $20/non- member. Ages: adult. Register online through the events calendar at www.asri.org . 7 p.m. Wednesday July 17 "NEWSIES" – presented at Theatre by the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatrebythesea.com . FAMILY STORY TIME – at the Gazebo for children of all ages and their families at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Children and families will meet in the gazebo behind the library for this special summer story time. No registration is neces- sary. For additional information, contact the Children's Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3. 10 a.m. MAKE A SOLAR SYSTEM MOBILE – at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Participants will use a kit containing paper shapes and plastic links. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited so online registra- tion is required and children who attend must to participating in the Summer Ready Program. 10 a.m. RIDES OF DISCOVERY – A full moon bike ride departing from the Route 295 Visitor Center, I-295 North, Lincoln, and riding to the Lonsdale Marsh, Lincoln. Helmets are required. Visit https://blackstoneheritagecor- ridor.org . 6:30 p.m. Thursday July 18 CREATING CONNECTIONS WITH THE AUTISM PROJECT – at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St. Assists concerned families and professionals to access screening, evaluation, and appropri- ate services for children, youth, and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder or related Developmental Disabilities. Register with Linda Brunetti, family support specialist, at Linda.Brunetti@Lifespan.org or 401-785- 2666, ext.76045. 10 a.m. to noon. 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. New hours:. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. DAGGETT FARM SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – at Slater Memorial Park, 426 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, Thursdays at 6 p.m. This week: No Limit. CONCERTS UNDER THE ELMS – featur- ing the band The Becky Chase Band with food truck HG80; dessert truck: Atomic Blonde Ice Cream at the John Brown House Museum lawn, 52 Power St., Providence. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased on site. In case of inclement weather, call 401- 331-8575, ext.133 after 1:30 p.m. on the day of the concert or visit www.rihs.org/ concerts-under-the-elms . 6:30 p.m. MOTOR CITY LIVE – Mowtown tribute con- cert at Twin River Events Center, 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln. For tickets, visit www. twinriver.com . 7 p.m. REVIVE THE ROOTS FIREFLY WALK – at Mowry Commons, Smithfield. Join Revive the Roots for an evening garden walk. Enjoy campfire camaraderie and watch for fireflies by the light of a full moon. Bring a flashlight. Weather permitting. $5 subjected donation. Visit www.revivetheroots.org. 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Do you know someone celebrating an August Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for AUGUST will be printed on August 1, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, July 26, 2019. Send in the name of someone with his or her August 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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