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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 09-05-2019

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2 ENTERTAINMENT SEPTEMBER 5-11, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION Hand-weaving classes offered at Hearthside House this fall LINCOLN – Lincoln's Hearthside House Museum announces it will offer its first class- es in hand-weaving this fall. The workshop will be held in the same spot on the third floor of the his- toric house where the Talbot weav- ers of the Hearthside Looms once crafted their nationally renowned textiles in the early part of the 20th century. The eight-week course provides an introduction to weaving on a hand loom, but takes on a bit of a unique twist in that it will be taught through the story of the Talbot weavers, surrounded by the origi- nal antique equipment that they once worked on. The class is being taught by Dana Signe K. Munroe. Students will weave sample patterns for their pattern books and a main project of a table runner in the pat- tern of their choosing from those historically woven at Hearthside by the Talbots. The course is limited to six students and classes will be held weekly for eight weeks on Saturday mornings beginning Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to noon. The fee for the course is $250. Registrations must be made by Sept. 10. For more information and to reg- ister, contact the museum at 401- 726-0597 or email info@hearthside- house.org. 32nd annual Apple Festival set for Sept. 14-15 LINCOLN – The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce and The Washington Trust Company will present the 32nd annual Apple Festival on Saturday, Sept. 14 and Sunday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Johnston Memorial Park. Free parking is available at Johnston High School, 345 Cherry Hill Road, Johnston, with compli- mentary shuttle service courtesy of The Children's Workshop. Admission is free. With over 100 vendors in Artisan Row, festival-goers will have the opportunity to shop at a variety of vendor booths offering everything from seasonal home décor to unique gift items. The festival will feature food including sausage and peppers, GottaQ BBQ, clam cakes and chow- der, Poppy's gourmet kettle corn and Poppy's waffles, hot dogs, burgers, pizza, homemade ice cream, and the festival favorite, fresh apple cider doughnuts. There will be live local entertain- ment all weekend onstage, sponsored by IHOP-Lincoln. The Johnston High School Band and Chorus will kick off the festival on Saturday. Featured artists include Christiana Rodi, Side by Each, students from the School of Rock, Poor Man's Gibson and more. Enter the signature annual pie baking contest. Pies will be judged by Mario Hilario and Cooking with Class Chef Frank Terranova and the master bakers from Johnson & Wales University. The first-place prize is a $250 gift card to Stop and Shop. There is no fee to enter. For more information, or an entry form, con- tact lpalagi@nrichamber.com . Harmony Heritage Chorus welcomes female singers on Tuesday PAWTUCKET – Harmony Heritage Chorus, the Pawtucket chapter of Harmony, Incorporated, an international organization of female a cappella singers special- izing in the barbershop harmony style, will host a New Singers Night on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place. Female singers of all ages and musical backgrounds are encouraged to attend the event, which will take place at 7 p.m. New singers attending will learn how the different voice parts blend to make that unique barbershop sound, will enjoy vocal demonstrations by both the chorus and quartets, and will have an opportunity for singing on the risers with the chorus. Parking for this event will be on street and in the municipal lot on Park Place, both a short walk from the church. For more information, visit www. harmonyheritage.org or call Barbara- Ann MacIntosh at 401-560-0073 or email joyhi@cox.net . The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce and The Washington Trust Company will present the 32ND ANNUAL APPLE FESTIVAL on Saturday, Sept. 14 and Sunday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Johnston Memorial Park. IN BRIEF ACROSS 1. Adventure stories 6. Amphetamines 12. Extend the limits 16. Article 17. Socially disori- ented 18. Gold 19. Part of the mind 20. "Rubber Band Man" rapper 21. Take by force 22. Football position 23. American cola 24. Risk management plans (abbr.) 26. Narrow channel on the moon 28. Semitic alphabet letter 30. Dorm employee 31. Dessert dish 32. A street where nightmares happen 34. For each 35. Fat from a pig 37. Easily altered 39. Salvador __, Spanish artist 40. The last CEO of Sears 41. One who lades 43. Russian pop duo 44. Fictional free city of Essos 45. Cool! 47. Strong liquor 48. Rural delivery 50. Brews 52. Compound found in hops 54. Where golfers begin holes 56. Third note of a major scale 57. City of Angels 59. Snag 60. Exclamation of surprise 61. Controversial re- tired wide receiver 62. For example 63. Free to use 66. Carson's sidekick 67. Pirate saying 70. Convulses 71. Semitic gods DOWN 1. Split apart 2. Equally 3. Mountain passes 4. Another name for Thor 5. Chinese chess piece 6. Helpless 7. US army designa- tion (abbr.) 8. Micturated 9. One to respect 10. Small Greek island 11. In a thinly dis- persed way 12. Put two together 13. Of the supernat- ural 14. Type of structure in organic chem- istry 15. Card game 25. Feeling of dis- comfort 26. Get free of 27. Unit of measure- ment 29. A person who enjoys good food and drink 31. Violin maker 33. Noted psychother- apist 36. Complete 38. Ballplayers' tool 39. Afternoon illumi- nation 41. Points a finger at 42. Moved quickly 43. '__ death do us part 46. Blue jeans 47. French Jesuit theologian 49. Dissuades 51. Eastern European peoples 53. Abnormal rattling sound 54. Air-breathing land snail genus 55. Turfs 58. Farewells 60. __ mater: one's school 64. They __ 65. Baby's eating accessory 68. Priestess of Hera 69. Type of railroad Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 9.

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