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The Valley Breeze & Observer 10-31-2019

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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6 CALENDAR OF EVENTS OCTOBER 30-NOVEMBER 5, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION Thursday October 31 CHRIST CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – Open Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Departments include furniture, decorative accessories, small appliances, domestics, household items, seasonal clothing, boots, shoes, toys and holiday decorations. New items arrive weekly. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. Call 401-725-1920. 10 a.m. PASTA DINNER – hosted by the Major Walter G. Gatchell VFW Post 306 and its auxiliary at the post home, 171 Fountain St., Pawtucket. Dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. The cost is $10 per person with tickets available at the door. The meal will include salad, spaghetti, meatballs and sausage, bread and butter and coffee and dessert. 4 p.m. ZUMBA CLASS – offered at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Classes open to adults 18 and older. $5 drop-in fee; free to North Providence Mancini members. Call 401-231- 0742. 5:30 p.m. LEGO BUILDERS CLUB – For ages 5 and up at the North Providence Union Free Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Read a book together and then build on a theme. The library provides the Legos; kids provide their creativity. Drop-in for weekly building challenges. Call 401-353-5600. 6:30 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. Friday November 1 DISNEY'S "ALADDIN" – at The Providence Performing Arts Center, 220 Weybosset St., Providence. For tickets and information, call the box office at 401-421-2787 or visit the web site at www.ppacri.org . (All day) SEARCH FOR NOCTURNAL ANIMALS WITH AUDUBON – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Start inside with a presen- tation on who's who of nocturnal critters and meet a live animal. Then go for a short evening walk to search of signs of nocturnal animal activity. For children ages 7 and up. Visit asri.org . 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. LIVE BAIT: TRUE STORIES FROM REAL PEOPLE – Take the theme "Trick and/or the Treat stories" and come up on stage to tell a true-life story that fits the theme. Put your name in the fishbowl and when your name is called, come up and tell it. Or just sit back and listen to the stories fly. Hosted by Phil Goldman. Tickets $7, at the door only. Call 401-489-2555. AS220 Main Stage, 115 Empire St., Providence. 7 p.m. 'CARMEN' COMES TO BLACK BOX – Theater, 825 Hope St., Providence, for its Up Close on Hope Program. Resident choreographer Viktor Plotnikov presents the show that Festival Ballet commissioned in 2003. For tickets call 401-353-11-29 or purchase online at https://festivalballet- providence.org/2019-2020-season/up-close- on-hope-p.... Admission includes intermission reception with complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres. 8 p.m. TORONZO CANNON – performs at Chan's, 267 Main Street, Woonsocket, from new CD, "The Preacher, The Politician or The Pimp." Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For more information call 401- 765-1900 or visit http://www.chanseggroll- sandjazz.com. 8 p.m. NEIL DIAMOND: THE TRIBUTE – star- ring Rob Garrett at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are $26, $31 and $41. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www. stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. Saturday November 2 BIRD AND WILDLIFE CARVING EXPOSITION – Exquisitely carved song- birds, raptors, waterfowl and other wildlife will be showcased at the at the Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium, 1401 Hope St., Bristol, Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $5 per person. For more infor- mation, visit www.asri.org . 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. MUD JAM – at Wojcik's Farm, 65 Milk St., Blackstone, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The event fea- tures a 4-foot deep mud bog, food trucks, music, a kid's zone, beer tent, raffles, van- dors and more. For more information, visit https://wojcikfarm.com . 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. SATURDAY SURPRISE – This drop-in pro- gram at the North Providence Union Free Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., will be different every week but will always include at least one read-aloud story and will always be fun. Geared towards preschool- ers, siblings are welcome. Call 401-353- 5600. 2 p.m. MONSTER MIKE WELCH BAND – a Blues/ Rock group will perform at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information call 401-765-1900 or visit http://www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 p.m. MUSIC WITHOUT BORDERS: – Judith Lynn Stillman and Friends from the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, at the R.I. Philharmonic's Carter Center for Music Performance & Education, 667 Waterman Ave., East Providence. Visit tickets.riphil.org . 8 p.m. TRADITIONAL BLUEGRASS BAND MILE TWELVE – at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, 8 p.m. $16 in advance and $20 on day of show. Call 401- 725-9272. Visit www.riverfolk.org. 8 p.m. JOHN WAITE AND SPECIAL GUEST JEFFREY GAINES – at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets: $29, $39, $49, $59, $90. Call 401-762-4545 or www.stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. Sunday November 3 RED, WHITE AND BLUEBERRY PANCAKE BREAKFAST – sponsored by North Providence High School's Cougar Close Up, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, at North Providence High School, 1828 Mineral Spring Ave. Tickets $8 adults, $5 for children and NPHS students. Contact Crystal Bozigian at crys- tal.Bozigian@npsd.k12.ri.us . 8:30 a.m. R.I. PHILHARMONIC YOUTH ORCHESTRAS – first concert of the sea- son at Roberts Hall, Rhode Island College, 600 Mt. Pleasant Ave., Providence. Tickets $12 adults, $7 students, 18 and under and seniors. RIC box office at https://tinyurl.com/ yxkybnmo or call 401-456-8144. 1 p.m. Tuesday November 5 COFFEE, CAKE & CONVERSATION MORNING BOOK GROUP MEETS – at East Smithfield Public Library, 50 Esmond St. This group meets every Tuesday. Join the group for a cup of coffee or tea and cake, and dis- cuss what members have been reading. For more information, call the library at 401-231- 5150. 10:30 a.m. BEGINNER LINE DANCING LESSONS – meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. 12:45 p.m. AFTERNOON BOOK GROUP – meets at the North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., Slatersville. Meet up with fellow book lovers for a discussion of favorite novels. Coffee and tea will be available. Register at http://nspl. evanced.info/signup or call 401-767-2780. 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 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. Wednesday November 6 FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS – by Audubon with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destina- tion will be chosen. Visti the Audubon webi- ste, asri.org, or Facebook Page for location. These walks are for ages 14 and up. Contact Laura at lcarberry@asri.org for more infor- mation. 9 a.m. 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. Thursday November 7 EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS COASTAL BIRDING TRIP – hosted by the Audubon for a day exploring beautiful birding spots from Wesptort to Fairhaven, Mass. The van departs from Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Bring a lunch and water, and dress for the weather, including walking on the beach. This event is for adults. The fee is $50 per members and $65 per non-members. Ages: Adult. Register through the events calendar at asri.org. 8 a.m. CHRIST CHURCH THRIFT SHOP – Open Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Departments include furniture, decorative accessories, small appliances, domestics, household items, seasonal clothing, boots, shoes, toys and holiday decorations. New items arrive weekly. 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. Call 401-725-1920. 10 a.m. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753- 7000. 1 p.m. HOPEHEALTH DEMENTIA & ALZHEIMER'S CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP – at The Village at Waterman Lake, 715 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Educational support group for people caring for someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. Free and open to the public. Advance registration is required. For more information or to sign up, contact HopeHealth at 401-415-4664 or Info@ HopeDementia.org. 2 p.m. ZUMBA CLASS – offered at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Classes open to adults 18 and older. $5 drop-in fee; free to North Providence Mancini members. Call 401-231- 0742. 5:30 p.m. LEGO BUILDERS CLUB – For ages 5 and up at the North Providence Union Free Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Read a book together and then build on a theme. The library provides the Legos; kids provide their creativity. Drop-in for weekly building challenges. Call 401-353-5600. 6:30 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. ANNIE GUTHRIE – the daughter of folk singer Arlo Guthrie will perform in the Marquee Room of the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $26. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762- 4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . 7:30 p.m. Do you know someone celebrating a December Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for DECEMBER will be printed on November 28, 2019. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, November 22, 2019. Send in the name of someone with his or her December birth date and $2 per edition and we'll include them in the club. The check should be made payable to The Valley Breeze for use in the Breeze charities fund. Mail to: The Valley Breeze, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite #204, Lincoln, RI 02865. Thank you! Greetings should be 10 words or less. Name: .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 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