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The Valley Breeze & Observer 10-31-2019

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SMITHFIELD SCITUATE FOSTER GLOCESTER | BREEZE & OBSERVER | OCTOBER 31-NOVEMBER 6, 2019 NORTH COUNTY 23 DIANNE FONSECA and her husband TONY, of Greenville, attended the Oct. 10 New England Patriots vs. New York Giants game in recognition of Dianne's volun- teer efforts with the American Cancer Society. Fonseca is a 20-year breast cancer survivor and American Cancer Society volunteer. She was "crowned" at the New England Patriots game with the "That Deserves A Crown" honor, a recognition effort by the New England Patriots for fans who make significant contributions within New England communities. Fall craft and vendor fairs Friday-Sunday, Nov. 1-3 Saint Mary Antiochian Orthodox Church of Pawtucket will present its 39th annual holiday bazaar Friday, 5-8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; and Sunday, 11:30 a.m.- 5 p.m., in Saint Mary Parish Center, One St. Mary Way, Pawtucket. Free admission and open to the public. Authentic Middle Eastern entrées, side dishes and pastries, raffles, penny social and more. Visit http:// stmarypawtucket.org/bazaar/ for the schedule of events, directions and other information. St. Stanislaus Kostka Church will hold a Christmas Bazaar at its parish center, 174 Harris Ave., Woonsocket, on Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Polish and American food, take out or eat in; games of chance including the Special Feature Booth, wheelbarrow of cheer and snacks; 50/50 raffle; Boutique Booth; attic treasures and more. The Meadows, 2 Village Way, North Smithfield, will host a Holiday Craft Fair and Bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Raffle baskets, gift card raffles, roll up game, split- the-pot, local crafters and more. Unwrapped gifts for teens will be col- lected. Call 401-516-0821. Quota International will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Elks Hall, 380 Social St., Woonsocket. Specialty clothing, candles and fragrance products, glass beaded flowers, wooden prod- ucts, lotions and cosmetics, jewelry, seasonal and holiday items, floral arrangements, fudge varieties, hand- made crafts. Raffle tickets for liquor basket, restaurants and local theater shows will be available along with chances for a 50/50 split-the-pot and straw game. An all-day snack bar will offer breakfast and lunch plus a vari- ety of homemade desserts. St. Antoine Residence, 10 Rhodes Ave., North Smithfield, will hold its Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A bake sale, liquor cooler, split-the-pot, penny social, money wreath, white elephant room, lunch, crafts, vendors and more. St. Raymond's Church, 1240 North Main St., Providence, will hold its Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the church hall. Raffles, Christmas treasures, crafts, baked goods, penny social, Christmas wreaths and green- ery, food and more. Visit www. straymonds.com for directions or call 401-351-4224. Foster Center Baptist Church, Howard Hill Road, Foster, will hold its Holly Bazaar on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bake sale table, Christmas ornaments, homemade items, jewelry, raffles and more. Penny social tickets are $1 each. St. Agatha Church, 34 Joffre Ave., Woonsocket, will hold its annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday and Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Booths, games of chance, gift baskets and more. Raffles include the Cash Prize Grand Raffle and the Your Choice Raffle. A full breakfast and lunch will be served each day featur- ing meat pies, dynamites, and home- made goods. Saint Anthony Church, 1413 Mineral Spring Ave, North Providence, will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar and Flea Market Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Sunday, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Gift baskets, jewelry, toys, penny social, raffle with $4,000 in cash prizes. Free parking and admission. Kitchen opens at 11 a.m. Visit saintanthony- church.org or call 401-353-5215. St. Joseph Church, 144 Danielson Pike, North Scituate, will host its annual bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be a penny social, sweet shop, baskets, jams and jellies, books, ven- dors and more. The kitchen will be open throughout the day. Giant raffle will be drawn Sunday at 12:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Nov. 8-10 Arnold Mills United Methodist Church, 690 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland, will host its Holiday Fair Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mum's Donuts food truck will be serving fresh donuts and coffee from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served starting at 11:30 a.m., featuring Mickey G's clam shack. Homemade stained glass candy, chocolates, friendship soup mix, fudge, baked beans, peanut brittle, apple pies, an assortment of baked goods and packaged cheese. Knit goods, holiday decorations and orna- ments, teacher gifts, pet items and stocking stuffers, timeless treasures room, garden shop. Call 401-333- 5203. St. Basil the Great Church, 15 Skyview Drive, Lincoln, will hold its Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The kitchen will be open until 2 p.m. on Sunday, followed by raffles. Features Arabic food and pastry and Syrian string cheese, raffles, penny social, silent auction, Kid's Corner, candy, crafts, jewelry, and more. Our Saviour's Parish, 500 Smithfield Road, Woonsocket, will hold its annual bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Polish food will be available for eat-in or take-out. A silent auction will include a signed Tom Brady jersey. Also gourmet pastries, children's games, Christmas gifts, and raffles. Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Centre, 262 Poplar St., Woonsocket, will hold its annual Harvest Bazaar on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Gift wares, raffles, bake sale, Chinese auction, refreshments, and more. All pro- ceeds to benefit Haven of Grace and the Woonsocket Senior Center. Contributions welcomed and appreci- ated. Call Linda Cesario at 401-765- 2100, ext. 135. Holy Trinity Parish, formerly Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, 1409 Park Ave., Woonsocket, will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Monsignor Gadoury School, 1371 Park Ave., Woonsocket. Vendors and many parish booths including baked goods and fudge. There will also be a gift certificate raffle, split-the-pot, themed baskets and special raffles, activities for children, photos with Santa. The kitchen will be open for continental breakfast, and lunch will include dynamite sandwiches. St. John Church, 63 Church St., Slatersville, will hold its 34th annual Winter Wonderland Bazaar and Craft Show, Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Crafts, raffles, gifts, food, games and more. Cumberland's Arnolds Mills Community House registration Saturday CUMBERLAND – The registra- tion date for upcoming activities at the Arnolds Mills Community House, 75 Hillside Road, is Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The events include: • Thanksgiving Turkey Mini Block Quilt on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 6:30- 10 p.m. Some sewing or quilting experience is helpful. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $5. Pat St. Germain is the instructor. • Introduction to Tatting on Mondays, Nov. 18 and 25, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Learn the basics of tatting. Cost of the book, a tatting shuttle and crochet cotton to begin with is $18. Registration fee is $14. Patty Kelly Flis is the instructor. • Knitted Cowl event on Thursday, Nov. 7, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Make this easy quick cowl in just a few days. It is knitted in the round with bulky yarn and big needles. Registration fee is $7. Nancy Abato is the instructor. • Snowman/Pinecone on Thursday, Nov. 21, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $20. Anne Aussant is the instruc- tor. • UFO, have fun with fellow craft- ers working on your unfinished proj- ects on Saturdays, Nov. 9 and Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. An instructor will be there to assist. There will be a potluck lunch, so sign up for what you would like to bring. Registration fee is $10 per session and pay that day. • Patchwork Trees Mini Wall Quilt on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 6:30-10 p.m. Some sewing or quilting expe- rience is helpful. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $3. Pat St. Germain is the instructor. • Snowman Owl on Thursday, Nov. 14, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $20. Anne Aussant is the instructor. • Kids Class/Snowman Ornament on Saturday, Nov. 23, 1-4 p.m. Children will be constructing a snowman head out of Styrofoam and rope. Registration fee is $3 and materials are $5. Brenda Paquin is the instructor. • Kissing Ball, on Thursday, Dec. 12, 6:30-10 p.m. It will be an eve- ning to enjoy tea and cookies while creating a kissing ball decoration. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $5 with a 6" ball and $7 with 8". Brenda Paquin is the instructor. • Holiday Garland on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 6:30-10 p.m. Learn to make own roping using fresh garland. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $25. Darleen Marsland is the instructor. • Snowman/Sweater on Thursday, Dec. 5, 6:30-10 p.m. He wears a white cable sweater and carries a wreath with a red bow. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $24. • No Sew Christmas Ornament on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Ornaments can be completed in class. Registration fee is $7 and materials are $7. Joyce Mclarey is the instructor. • Snowman/Angel on Thursday, Dec. 12, 6:30-10 p.m. The registra- tion fee is $7 and materials are $20. Anne Aussant is the instructor. • Pointed Star Decoration on Monday, Dec. 16, 6:30-10 p.m. Registration fee is $7. Brenda Paquin is the instructor. • Kids Class-Santa Cookie Plate and Cookies on Saturday, Dec. 21, 1-4 p.m. Registration fee is $3 and materials are $12. Brenda Paquin is the instructor. In your time of need, The Valley Breeze & Observer will print your loved one's full obituary for a small charge. The paper also places the obituary on our web site, valleybreeze.com, as soon as it is provided to us by your family's funeral director. Notification to friends and neighbors is also made weekdays on WOON-AM radio announcements. Should you desire our services, kindly inform your funeral director. The full charge is $90, or $125 for lengthy obituaries, in the edition of your choice. 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