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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 09-11-2019

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20 CALENDAR SEPTEMBER 11-17, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE | PAWTUCKET EDITION Wednesday September 11 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. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m.- noon. 9 a.m. BINGO – offered at The Forand Manor, 30 Washington St., Central Falls, every Wednesday and Friday nights. Kitchen opens at 3:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 5 p.m. 5 p.m. TEEN KOREAN DRAMA CLUB – meets at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St. Teens in grades 9-12 are invited to join other fans of Korean dramas to hang out, learn a new word in Korean, watch a K-drama series, and enjoy snacks. The program is free and no reg- istration is required. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 221 or email sbloom@pawtucketlibrary.org. 6 p.m. to 8 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 PROVIDENCE IMPROV FEST – North America's top improv comedians will descend upon downtown Providence's AS220, 115 Empire St., Providence, for three nights of laughs and performances made up complete- ly on the spot. Shows will run simultaneously on AS220's Main Stage and the AS220 Black Box Theater. Individual tickets for each show are $10 or audiences can see an unlim- ited number of shows with a festival pass for $35. Visit Providenceimprovfest.com . 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. MAYOR GREBIEN COMMUNITY MEETING – at the Fallon School, 62 Lincoln Ave., Pawtucket. A series of community meetings for constituents and residents. The meetings will take place in each of the city's districts where citizens will be able to meet, engage and ask questions of city officials. For more information, contact the mayor's office at 401-728-0500, ext. 281. 6 p.m. Friday September 13 YARD SALE – at The First Baptist Church, 75 Park St., North Attleboro, indoors. A pulled pork luncheon and bakery will be available both days. Sale will include profes- sionally framed art work. A $5 bag sale on selected items will also take place on Saturday. 9:30 a.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 . SONGWRITERS JIM AND MELISSA BRADY – will perform at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 337 Lonsdale Ave., Pawtucket. The concert is free and will begin at 7 p.m. For more information, call 401-724-6390. 7 p.m. 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 SLATER PARK FALL FESTIVAL – a celebra- tion of art and culture set on the grounds of Slater Memorial Park, 825 Armistice Blvd., Pawtucket. More than one hundred crafters and artisans, fun, food and entertainment for the whole family. Admission is free. Saturday, 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 10TH ANNUAL CLASSIC CAR SHOW – held by The Holiday Retirement Home of Manville, 30 Sayles Hill Road, Lincoln. There will be a variety of vehicles from Hot Rods to antique trucks and everything in-between. All pro- ceeds to benefit the Residents' Activity Fund and the RI Walk to End Alzheimer's. For more information call the Home at 401-765- 1440. 10 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, etc. The shop is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon. 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. PET VACCINATION CLINIC – at the First Congregational Church UCC of North Attleborough, Oldtown Church, 675 Old Post Road, North Attleboro, for dogs and cats. Call, text 508-212-4774 or email cla- vette_6@msn.com for information, fees and to make an appointment for vaccina- tions, heart-worm tests, or deworming. Vaccinations and tests are individually priced, without additional clinic or other fees. Rhode Island residents and walk-ins are welcome. All cats must be in carriers and dogs must be on leashes. Services are provided by Dr. Peter Granville DVM. 11 a.m. YARD SALE – Woodlawn Catholic Regional School, 61 Hope St., Pawtucket, will hold an indoor yard sale. The items to be sold include desk top computers, file cabinets, cafeteria tables, book cases, children's desks and chairs, holiday decorations, lots and lots of books and more. Noon to 2 p.m. 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. MARK HUMMEL AND BLUES SURVIVORS – perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $23 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 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. Sunday September 15 STEP THIS WAY – Live life through the art of dance and music at Slater Memorial Park, Newport Ave., Pawtucket. The event will fea- ture dance instructors and music from vari- ous genres including Latin, African, hip hop, Cape Verdean, zumba and other visual art forms. Audience participation will be encour- aged. The program will be led by salsa per- formers JJ Latin Dance and zumba instruc- tors Fatima Khiara and Sonia Andrade and more. Open to all Ages. Noon to 2:30 p.m. MIXED MAGIC THEATRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES – presents the Ava Gaudet 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. Tickets are $15, visit www.mmtri. org . 6 p.m. Monday September 16 BINGO AT FOGARTY MANOR – held every Monday at Fogarty Manor, 214 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 6 p.m. Tuesday September 17 PRESCHOOL STORY CLASS – at the Pawtucket Library, 13 Summer St. The librar- ian will lead children 3-5 and under and caregivers in a musical and literary learning experience that supports the six early litera- cy skills of print motivation, vocabulary, print awareness, narrative skills, letter knowledge, and phonological awareness. Registration is encouraged but not required. Call the Children's Librarian at 401-725-3714, ext. 209 or email childrens@pawtucketlibrary. org. 10:30 a.m. BLACKSTONE VALLEY CULINARIA FOOD TOUR – Meets at the Harvest Kitchen, 2 Bayley St., Pawtucket, for a fun and informa- tive, hands-on class on Japanese cuisine, food culture and customs. This class will focus on bento, the Japanese meal in a box. Each participant will create their own bento and leave with a pair of chopsticks and recipes. A drink, appetizer and dessert are included. The cost is $33 per person. Advanced reser- vations are required at www.blackstoneculi- naria.com . 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Disabled American Veterans event Sept. 18 PAWTUCKET – A Disabled American Veterans mobile van event will be held at James A. Ryan Post 33, 140 South Bend St., on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. answers Robert W. 'Bobby' Coleman February 11, 1942 - August 5, 2019 Bobby or "Bob" was born in Pawtucket, Rhode Island to Ruth and Gerald Coleman. Educated in Smithfield, Rhode Island schools, he soon met beautiful classmate Carol Ann Round, daughter of Elizabeth and Spencer Round (deceased) of Greenville. This union culminated in 58 years of marriage, four children, six grandchildren, and two great- grandchildren. Predeceasing Bobby were is parents and only sibling, Gerald Jr. and stepfather, Louie Sacchetti. Louie was so very prominent and loved by the boys and also the grandchildren. Bobby joined the Navy in 1960. His administrative (yeoman) capabilities catapulted him through the ranks to Lt. Commander, ultimately serving under Admiral Zumwalt, Office of Chief of Naval Operations, the Pentagon. Duty assignments: London, Greece, USS Purdy, USS Providence, USS Chicago, NAS Pensacola, Newport, Washington, DC and various NAV San Diego stations, where he retired in 1988. Surviving Bobby are his wife, Carol Ann, his children, Robert (Lori), Brian (Janet), Ann Marie (Scott), and Cathy (Mark). Grandchildren, Alec, Amanda, Brooke, Kerri, Shelby, and Bryce. Great-grandchildren, Madison and Brady. Interment services where held at Glen Abbey, Bonita, CA. A Navy Color Guard ceremony concluded with flag and spent shells presented to Carol Ann.

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