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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 08-08-2019

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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | AUGUST 8-14, 2019 CALENDAR 11 or shelters. Tickets are $35 for adults, $15 for children younger than age 13, and free for children under 3. Tickets must be purchased prior to the event. Visit www.cuddlesofhope. org. 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. 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. MEET THE CHILDREN'S BOOK AUTHOR – Author Kerri Gaulin will read from her book "Howie Flies Solo" at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St. Books will be available for purchase and signing. To sign up, call 401-769-9044, ext. 2. Walk-ins wel- come as long as there is space. 2 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. 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. ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES ALL LEVELS – at the Cumberland Senior Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Beginners welcome. Bottled water Included. $5 per class but Cumberland residents pay $3 per class until Sept. 1. Call Kelley Brophy at 508-802-1647. 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. STARRY MOON PROJECT – for kids ages 8-12 are invited to art club, at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, where they will make a space-themed project to wrap up the last month of summer reading. An enchanting moon and stars collage will be created using buttons, tin foil and card stock. Seating is limited therefore online reg- istration is required. Visit the library website at www.lincolnlibrary.com to reserve a spot. 6 p.m. 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 AUTISM SPECIALIST – at Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Family Resource Specialist Linda Brunetti from the Autism Project pro- vides information for parents of children with ASD every Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon. Contact Linda at Linda.Brunetti@lifespan.org or call 401-785-2666 ext. 76045 to verify her attendance. Takes place in the Children's Program Room. 10 a.m. to noon. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753- 7000. 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. CHILDREN'S STORIES – on screen at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Join the Library for this monthly program in the Children's Programming Room when there will be a showing of stories on the large wall-mounted television screen. Each month a playlist focusing on a particular author or theme is chosen. The stories will play and repeat so viewers can come in any- time from 3 – 7 p.m., and watch at any time while the program is running. 3 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. 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: Shermer High. 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. ZUMBA FITNESS CLASSES ALL LEVELS – at the Cumberland Senior Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Beginners welcome. Bottled water Included. $5 per class but Cumberland residents pay $3 per class until Sept. 1. Call Kelley Brophy at 508-802-1647. 7 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. 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. answers 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 $75! The ad will be in more than 31,000 papers. 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