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The Valley Breeze & Observer 11-07-2019

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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SMITHFIELD SCITUATE FOSTER GLOCESTER | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER | NOVEMBER 7-13, 2019 NORTH COUNTY 9 An uplifting reward Italian Night at North Foster Baptist Church FOSTER – North Foster Baptist Church, 81 East Killingly Road, will host an Italian Night on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. The menu will include penne pasta, homemade meatballs, sau- sage, garden salad, Italian bread, dessert and coffee. The cost is $14 for adults, $7 for kids younger than 10, free for chil- dren under 5. Takeout will be available. Call 401-647-5805 for reserva- tions. Milk Matters comes to Tyler Free Library Saturday FOSTER – Milk Matters, a pre- sentation on dairy farms, food and all things bovine, comes to the Tyler Free Library, 81 Moosup Valley Road, on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 1 p.m. Journalist and dairymaid Lucille Benoit will speak about small dairy farms, public awareness, consumer knowledge and constructive debate for the survival of dairy farms, cows and sustainable local food produc- tion. Benoit is the author of the novel, "Come, Bos," the story of one small farm's struggle to survive. For more information call the Foster Public Library, 401-397-4801. Foster Memorial Post hosts Veterans Day ceremony FOSTER – Foster Memorial Post will conduct a Veterans Day observance on Monday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m., at the town memorial, located at the Eddy Building, 6 South Killingly Road. A speaking program and wreath laying will be held. In the event of rain, the observance will be held at the Foster Center Fire Station, Foster Center Road. Home Base No Shave fundraiser Nov. 13 SMITHFIELD – The Smithfield Police Department will host a fun- draiser at The Last Resort, 325 Farnum Pike, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Home Base No Shave fundraiser for veter- ans. There will be food and entertain- ment at the event. Tickets are $25 in advance; cash only. Tickets may be purchased at the Smithfield Police Department during business hours, and will not be sold at the door. IN BRIEF Libraries of Foster Bingo Night Nov. 16 FOSTER – The Friends of The Libraries of Foster will host a Bingo Night on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Moosup Valley Grange, 81 Moosup Valley Road. Game cards may be purchased at the door at a cost of $10 for 10 game cards. There will be a free door prize raffle. Winners will pick from a selec- tion of donated baskets of food and goods each worth $25 or more. Ten baskets will be won at the event. The evening will end with a final Bingo game. Tickets are $2 for each card and the winner takes home a $25 gift certificate prize. Refreshments will be offered. Proceeds will go toward new mov- able shelving for the libraries in Foster. For more information, email librar- or call 401- 397-4801. William Winsor Elementary School hosted a Walk-A-Thon event in October, with a fundraising incentive of filling the principal's office with 250 balloons if students reached a goal of raising $6,000. Students raised $6,200, and on Oct. 25 Principal BRIAN ACKERMAN's office was filled with the balloons for the day. Above, Ackerman and students celebrate together. IN BRIEF S STANLEY TREE Since 1986 • Professional High Quality Service At Reasonable Rates • Licensed Arborists • Serving RI & Nearby Mass. • Our Team Of Professionals Is Fully Equipped To Handle Your Job In A Safe Efficient Manner N. Smithfield, Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Affordable Solutions for Your Tree Problems Fully Insured Free Estimates 401-765-4677 Tree Removal Pruning Cabling Brush Mowing Stump Grinding Crane Service Plant Health Care Spraying/Fertilization TREE REMOVAL EXPERTS Affordable Solutions for Your Tree Problems Stump Grinding Plant Health Care Spraying/Fertilization TREE REMOVAL EXPERTS

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