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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 08-07-2019

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PAWTUCKET EDITION | VALLEY BREEZE | AUGUST 7-13, 2019 CALENDAR 21 interested in helping but unable to attend may drop off their donation at: Mews Tavern, 456 Main St., Wakefield or Adoption RI, 290 West Exchange St., Suite 100, Providence. Noon. MUSIC AT THE FARM – Grace Note farm and co-sponsor the Burrillville Land Trust present Phil Goldberg at the farm, 969 Jackson Schoolhouse Road, Burrillville. 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. 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: Branded performs. 5 p.m. BURBAGE & BARD SUMMER SHAKESPEARE – The Burbage Theatre Company will present "Julius Caesar" at Rose Larisa Memorial Park, 701 Bullocks Point Ave., Riverside. The performance is free for everyone. Email info@burbagetheatre.org or call 401-484-0355. 6 p.m. RIVERFRONT CONCERT SERIES – at Veterans Park Amphitheater, corner of Roosevelt Avenue and Exchange Street, Pawtucket. Sundays at 6 p.m. This week: Nickel Jukebox. CONCERT UNDER THE ELMS – featuring the band Steve Smith & the Nakeds with food truck Noble Knots; dessert truck: Like No Udder, 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 con- cert or visit www.rihs.org/concerts-under- the-elms . 6:30 p.m. Monday August 12 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. Tuesday August 13 MAXIMIZE YOUR MEMBERSHIP – meet- ing held by the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite 402. Meet new members and learn how to utilize the Chamber's many ser- vices. It is a free event. For more information visit https://tinyurl.com/yyx2rdrj. 8 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. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. WOONSOCKET FARMERS MARKET – every Tuesday, 3-6 p.m., through Oct. 29, at Thundermist Health Center, 450 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Variety of fruits, vegetable, eggs and more, plus activities for children. For a full list of farmers markets in Rhode Island, visit www.farmfreshri.org. FOOD TRUCK NIGHT – at Deerfield Park, Lisa Ann Circle, Smithfield. Steve Smith and the Nakeds will perform. 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. FREE NARCAN ADMINISTRATION TRAIN- ING – at The Attleboro Public Library, 74 N. Main St., in the Balfour Room. The training will take approximately 15 to 20 minutes. The remainder of the session is to accom- modate participant questions and answers. Register on the library event calendar at attelborolibrary.org or call the library for assistance, 508-222-0157. 4:30 p.m. CHILDREN'S SUMMER PERFORMANCES – Cool Banana Wig 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. SUMMER 2019 CAVALCADE OF BANDS DANCE – at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, 60 Rhodes Place, Cranston. Four hours of con- tinuous live music, featuring big bands and smaller ensembles, appearing on two stages throughout the evening. Tickets are $20 at the door; cash or checks only. Visit http:// promusicri.org/home/cavalcade-of-bands . 6 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. 6 p.m. TOMMY CASTRO & THE PAINKILLERS – at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Wednesday August 14 "SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER" – presented at Theatre by the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatreby- thesea.com . Runs through Sept. 8. MULTIPLE MYELOMA SUPPORT GROUP – of Northern Rhode Island, meets the second Wednesday of every month as part of the International Myeloma Foundation. They meet at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, Room #2, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. For more information contact Chris Regan, 401-316-9937, or email NorthernRI@ imfsupport.org. The website is NorthernRI. support.myeloma.org. 6 p.m. RIDES OF DISCOVERY – Bike from the Slater Mill Historic site, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket, to Blackstone Boulevard in Providence and enjoy a tour through Swan Point Cemetery. Helmets are required. Visit https://blackstoneheritagecorridor.org . 6:30 p.m. IN THE MOOD BAND PERFORMS – at Hope Gazebo, Main Street, Hope. Part of the 2019 Scituate Summer Concert Series. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday August 15 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. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ST. ROCCO CHURCH FEAST AND FESTIVAL – at St. Rocco Church, 927 Atwood Ave., Johnston. Thursday, Aug. 15 through Sunday, Aug. 18. Hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from 6 to 10:30 p.m., and Sunday, from 1:30 to 10 p.m. A traditional religious procession will take place following Sunday's 11 a.m. Mass. Food, beer garden, rides, games and live entertain- ment each evening. A fireworks display will be held on Sunday evening. Call 401-556- 1484 or 401-942-5203. DAGGETT FARM SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – at Slater Memorial Park, 426 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, Thursdays at 6 p.m. This week: Shermer High. 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. MIXED MAGIC THEATRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – presents Mibbit Threats and Friends at the Mixed Magic Amphitheater at Lorraine Mills, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket. In the event of rain, concerts will move to Mixed Magic's Mainstage. For tickets, visit www.mmtri.org . 7:30 p.m. RICK ESTRIN & THE NIGHTCATS – per- form at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chan- seggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Friday August 16 "SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER" – presented at Theatre by the Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatreby- thesea.com . Runs through Sept. 8. FLOR DE TOLOACHE AND JULIE RHODES – 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. 5 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 www.rwpzoo.org . 92ND ANNUAL PAWTUCKET GREEK FESTIVAL – Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 97 Walcott, Pawtucket, showcases their Greek heritage, culture as they commemorate the Feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary with the music and cuisine of Greece. Admission is free. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday August 17 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 sup- plies, and books. 9 a.m. to noon. FREE SOIL TESTING – by URI Master Gardeners at the Cumberland Public Library Gazebo, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Gardeners can bring one cup of dry soil from each area of garden or lawn in separate cups to test the pH levels and texture. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer any garden question. For more information contact Mary Malouin at smelltheroses1@verizon.net. 9 a.m. RIDES OF DISCOVERY – Ride along the East Bay Bike Path. Meet at the Max Read Athletic Field, Pleasant Street, Pawtucket. Helmets are required. Visit https://black- stoneheritagecorridor.org . 9:30 a.m. HAND-WEAVING DROP-INS – offered at Trad Arts Studio at Old Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Drop in between 10 a.m. and noon. Parking is free in the lot next to the mill. Email info@sla- termill.org, or call 401-725-8638 ext.106. 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. 92ND ANNUAL PAWTUCKET GREEK FESTIVAL – Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 97 Walcott, Pawtucket, showcases their Greek heri- tage and culture as they commemorate the Feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary with the music and cuisine of Greece. Admission is free. Noon to 10 p.m. 250TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER – held by The First Baptist Church of North Attleboro, 75 Park St. Tazz's BBQ will prepare a North Carolina style BBQ dinner. Adult tickets are $18. Children 10 years old and under: $12. 3years old and under are free. Reservations must be made, as seat- ing is limited. Dinner is served at 4 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the church on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon. For assis- tance call 508-695-5327. 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Expression of sorrow or pity 8. Rhythmic patterns 9. "Westworld" actress Harris 10. Published false statement 11. Ability to be resourceful 13. Small, herringlike fish 15. 2,000 lbs. 17. Scraped 18. One point east of due south 21. Books of the New Testament 23. Political action committee 24. Resembles a pouch 27. Genus of badgers 29. Daniel Francois __, South African P.M. 32. Pull up a chair 34. Egg of a louse 35. Removed 36. Catches poachers 39. Fall back 40. Sports equipment 43. Stroke gently 44. Jeans and jackets 46. Firs genus 47. Greenwich Time 49. "Wings" actor 51. Dishonorable man 54. Stiff, hairlike structure 59. Snag 60. Portuguese river 61. Defunct aero- space company 62. 007's creator 64. Farm state Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 22.

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