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The Valley Breeze & Observer 09-05-2019

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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10 CALENDAR SEPTEMBER 4-10, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION from 7-9 p.m.; higher level from 9-9:30 p.m., at Oaklawn Grange, 24, Searle Ave, Cranston. $6 per person admission. Free for new dancers. Bob Butler caller. Information at swingingsquares.com or call Jim at :508- 654-6719. Tuesday September 10 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. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 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. OPEN HOUSE – for the Cumberland Lincoln Community Chorus at Wesley UMC, 55 Woodland St, Lincoln. For further informa- tion, contact clccmusic.org, check us out on Facebook or just show up on Sept. 10 or Sept. 17 and see what it's all about. 6:30 p.m. CUMBERLAND FRIENDSHIP QUILT GUILD – will hold its first meeting at the Arnold Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Ave. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month. New members are always wel- come to join. For inquiries, call Lee at 401- 965-8865. 7 p.m. NEW SINGERS NIGHT – hosted by Harmony Heritage Chorus, the Pawtucket chapter of Harmony, Incorporated, an inter- national organization of female a cappella singers specializing in the barbershop har- mony style at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket. Visit www.harmony- heritage.org or call Barbara-Ann MacIntosh at 401-560-0073 or email joyhi@cox.net . 7 p.m. Wednesday September 11 EGGS & ISSUES BREAKFAST – held by the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will take place at Kirkbrae Country Club, 197 Old River Road, Lincoln and the topic is Workforce Development Training. Learn how to take advantage of training incentives and train your employees for a fraction of the cost. There will be a panel of experts. For members the breakfast costs $20 and $40 for non-members. There is a sponsorship opportunity available. For details contact lpalagi@nrichamber.com. For more information visit https://tinyurl.com/ yypwka76. 7:45 a.m. PARK PLACE CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – $5 bag sale with clothing for men, women and children, including shoes, pocketbooks, hats, etc. Jewelry is not included in this sale. Park Place Church Thrift Shop, 71 Park Place, Pawtucket. The shop is open Wednesdays and Saturdays. The sale runs through Sept. 28. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – of the Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket, has re-opened with fall/winter merchandise. New and gently- used clothing and shoes for the family is available along with handbags, books, home goods, soft domestics, etc. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m.- noon. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Wednesday at 1 pm at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. 1 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. 30TH ANNIVERSARY: CELEBRATION OF HOPE – to benefit House of Hope CDC, Squantum Association, 947 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, East Providence. Tickets: $75 general; $100 VIP. Purchase at www. thehouseofhopecdc.org . 6:30 p.m. Thursday September 12 COLOR ME CALM – Drop in to the North Providence Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave, North Providence, for a relaxing adult color- ing class. All supplies provided. Call 401-353- 5600. 12:30 p.m. MIXED MAGIC THEATRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – presents the Community Music Works Chamber Ensemble 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. Tickets are $25, visit www.mmtri.org . 6 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. Friday September 13 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 . GRETCHEN WILSON – in concert at Twin River in Lincoln. Tickets start at $35. Purchase at Twin River's Box Office, located at 100 Twin River Road, or online at www. twinriver.com . 8 p.m. BACK TO THE EIGHTIES SHOW – with Jessie's Girl at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, will present the Back to the Eighties Show with Jessie's Girl on Friday, Sept. 13. It is theatre, meets live music, smothered in 80's glitz. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 8 p.m. Saturday September 14 FALL YARD SALE – at The Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. Items available include small furniture, knick-knacks, household items, books and more. EBay buyers are welcome. For additional information, contact Raymond Gobeille, Office Administrator at Four Corners Community Chapel at office@four- cornerschapel.org or 401-333-6171. 8 a.m. 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. BARGAINS AND BLUEGRASS – at Borders Farm, 31 North Road, Foster. Schedule of events: From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Giant Yard Sale; From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Bluegrass Concert with Saddle Up the Chicken; 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon: House tours, 1840's Phillips Farmhouse; 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon: Guided hikes, Borders Farm Hiking Trails. The public is welcome to bring a picnic, blanket and/or lawn chairs and spread out under the shady trees for this event. Visit www.bordersfarm. org for more information. WESTCONNAUG MEADOWS WALK – at 49 George Washington Highway, Clayville. Hosted by representatives of the Scituate Land Trust and Conservation Commission. Be sure to wear sturdy walking shoes. This event is free and suitable for all ages. Leashed dogs are welcome. This walk will be canceled in the case of heavy rain and/or thunderstorms. For more information, email RobBower@aol.com or call 401-451-2452. 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. CITIZENS BANK FREE FAMILY FUN DAY – at the Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium, 1401 Hope St., Bristol. The Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium is open free to the public the first Saturday of every month. Join them for crafts, nature stories, animal discoveries, hikes and more. No registration required. Visit www.asri.org . 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. GUIDED CANOE TRIPS ON THE BLACKSTONE – Two one-hour trips at 9:30 a.m. 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. 32ND APPLE FESTIVAL – hosted by the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce and The Washington Trust Company at Johnston Memorial Park. Free Parking is available at Johnston High School, 345 Cherry Hill Road, Johnston, with com- plimentary shuttle service. Admission is free. Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. NORTHERN BAY LIGHTHOUSE TOUR – Visitors will view eight active and inactive lighthouses and stop for a tour of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse. Meet at 100 Save The Bay Drive, Providence. The cost is $50 for Save The Bay and U.S. Lighthouse Society mem- bers, seniors, and children aged 3-12; $55 for non-members. Tickets are available at www. savebay.org/northern . 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. OCEAN STATE ORCHID SOCIETY – meets at Rocky Hill Grange, 1340 South County Trail, East Greenwich. The topic will be Cymbidiums: an overview of the more important species, hybrid types and cultural requirements. 1 p.m. KITTEN STORY TIME – at North Scituate Public Library, 606 West Greenville Road. The library is partnering with Pawswatch Animal Rescue to host a group of cats and kittens during a special story time. All of the cats in attendance will be available for adop- tion. For more information, call the library at 401-647-5133. 1 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. POPS IN THE PARK – Rhode Island Philharmonic presented by Pawtucket Teachers Alliance and city of Pawtucket with Bristol County Savings Bank sponsoring the fireworks. Slater Memorial Park, Armistice Boulevard, Pawtucket. Rain date: Sunday, Sept. 15. Free. Call 401-248-7000 or visit riphil.org . 5:30 p.m. MIXED MAGIC THEATRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – presents the Joe Parillo Trio 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. Tickets are $20, visit www.mmtri.org . 6 p.m. STARLIT NIGHT HIKE – Join Park Ranger Viola Bramel for a Starlit Night Hike at West Hill Dam. Meet at the office located at 518 East Hartford Ave., Uxbridge, Mass. Explore various habitats along the river and marshes, grassland and wooded areas. Youth under the age of 18 should be accompanied by an adult. Call 978-318-8417. The event will be canceled in the event of heavy rain. 7:30 p.m. JONNY LANG – performs his blues rock hits at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $37, $47, $57, $67. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762- 4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . 8 p.m. The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, will present the BACK TO THE EIGHTIES SHOW WITH JESSIE'S GIRL on Friday, Sept. 13, at 8 p.m. It is theater meets live music, smothered in '80s glitz. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . Monday September 9 From preceding page answers

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