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The North Providence Breeze 11-06-2019

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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VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION | NOVEMBER 6-12, 2019 CALENDAR 9 Looking for Work? Visit valley- breeze.com Click on 'Jobs' 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 mem- bers and $65 per non-members. Ages: Adult. Register through the events calendar at asri. org. 8 a.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. USED BOOK SALE – at East Smithfield Public Library, 50 Esmond St. "Friends Only Preview" (you can join at the door), from 4 to 6 p.m. The general public may enter from 6 to 7 p.m. Call the library at 401-231-5150. CALENDAR RELEASE PARTY AND GALLERY SHOW – at the Blackstone Heritage Corridor, 670 Linwood Ave., Whitinsville, Mass. Blackstone Heritage Corridor celebrates the release of its weather-themed 2020 calendar featur- ing the work of local photographers. Light refreshments will be served. Tickets are $10 available at the door or online and include a 2020 calendar. Learn more at BlackstoneHeritageCorridor.org or call 508- 234-4242. 5 p.m. to 8:30 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. TWIST ON TASTING EVENT – led by The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce at Kirkbrae Country Club, 197 Old River Road, Lincoln. At this particular event, guests will not only enjoy sampling beer and wines, but also some creative cocktails from chamber member restaurants. Tickets are $40 per person and $500 to sponsor. To register visit https://tinyurl.com/y2czhf5x. 6 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 chal- lenges. 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. PROCTOR MANSION INN CELEBRATES – 10 years of the mansion's renewed life at 36 Common St., Wrentham, Mass. It will be a "Then and Now," night of music, food and dancing. It will feature light appetizers, cheeses and desserts catered by Chef Paul Streichert, as well as a wine tasting. Guests will enjoy live music and dancing in the mansion's L'Enfant Ballroom, a cash wine/ beer bar, and an auction both silent and live. Tickets are $75 per person. Space is limited due to capacity. Tickets and on sale now at the Inn and online at proctormansioninn.com. Attire is Cocktail Casual. To find out more about the Proctor Mansion Inn, visit proctor- mansioninn.com or call 877-384-1861. 7 p.m. SMITHFIELD HERITAGE HALL OF FAME AWARDS – 10th Induction Ceremony at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J. Hawkins Jr. Trail, in Greenville. Recognizes individuals who have brought credit and prominence to the town and who have contributed to the history and heritage of Smithfield. Town Manager Randy Rossi will emcee the event. Guest of the inductees and Smithfield residents are invited to stay for refreshments immediately following the cer- emony. 7 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. 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. Friday November 8 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 . "A CHRISTMAS CAROL" – Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, presented now through Dec. 29. Call the box office at 401-351-4242 or visit www.trinityrep.com . "CARMEN" – presented by Festival Ballet Providence at the FBP Black Box Theatre, 825 Hope St., Providence. Friday-Sunday. Visit festivalballetprovidence.org or call 401- 353-1129 for tickets and more information. USED BOOK SALE – at East Smithfield Public Library, 50 Esmond St. Call the library at 401-231-5150. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. IRISH POLITICAL MOVEMENT PRESENTATION – Scott Molloy will describe the efforts of two Providence Journal edi- tors which resulted in the largest collection of Irish literature ever assembled outside of Ireland. This collection is housed in the Providence Public Library. The presentation, sponsored by the 1916 Commemoration Committee, at the R.I. Irish Ceilide Club 50 America St. Cranston. There is no admission charge and the public is welcome. 7:30 p.m. YOUNG RUST: THE ULTIMATE NEIL YOUNG TRIBUTE EXPERIENCE – performs at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. The band will celebrate the music of Neil Young and will take listeners back to the early years of Buffalo Springfield and will fast-forward through all the twists and turns of Neil's career. Admission is $15. For reservations or information, call 401- 725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org . 8 p.m. POSTMODERN JUKEBOX – will perform at The Stadium Theatre located, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are $36, $46, $56, $115, $159 and 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 November 9 ARMENIAN FOOD FESTIVAL – hosted by Sts. Vartanantz Armenian Church, at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, 60 Rhodes Place, Cranston. Saturday, noon to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 7 p.m. Free admission and parking. Valet parking available. Call 401-831-6399 or www.armenianfestri.com . INDOOR YARD SALE – open every Saturday, 8 a..m-1 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m-1 p.m., at the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Road, Woonsocket. New items every week. All proceeds benefit the cat sanctuary. Call 401-765-4174. VETERANS AND FIRST RESPONDERS BREAKFAST – held by The Lincoln Council Knights of Columbus at the Council home, 171 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. All Veterans and First Responders in the Community are welcome to attend. There is no charge for this full breakfast. The Knights of Columbus are also collecting brand new items in sup- port of Operation ROVAC. The items col- lected will be donated to men and women at the RI Veterans Home in Bristol, RI. 8 a.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. 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 POSTMODERN JUKEBOX will perform on Friday, Nov. 8, at 8 p.m. at The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre. com . See SATURDAY, Page 10 ACROSS 1. Flat-topped hill 5. Fire usually ac- companies it 10. Talked 12. Skillset 14. Unembarrassed 16. Where teens spend their days 18. Boxing's GOAT 19. Used to anoint 20. Rust fungi 22. Panthers' signal caller 23. Forests have lots of them 25. Lentils 26. One's self-esteem 27. Where you entered the world (abbr.) 28. High school test 30. 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