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The North Providence Breeze 11-13-2019

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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12 CALENDAR NOVEMBER 13-19, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – Friends Bookstore at the Cumberland Public Library offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. WINTER FARMERS MARKET – at Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St, Pawtucket. Features over 80 vendors selling their locally-grown products, featuring an exten- sive variety of local farmers, fishers, and food producers. Visit www.farmfresh.org . 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also open for tours by appointment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401-222-9025. HIGH-LOW-JACK GAME – at the Chepachet Grange, 28 Chopmist Hill Road, Glocester. There will be a penny social, prizes and refreshments. All are welcome. The building is handicapped-accessible. Call 401-568- 2011. 1 p.m. HARMONY HERITAGE – will perform "Harvest of Harmony," an a cappella harmony celebration at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket. The performance is open to the public and tickets are available at the door or by calling 401-258-3386. Visit www.harmonyheritage.org . 1 p.m. SEWING CLASSES – for children ages 8-12, at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The program takes place in the Children's Program Room. Each class has a separate registration and is limited to 12 participants. A wait-list will be main- tained. For more information, visit www. cumberlandlibrary.org, email us at read@ cumberlandlibrary.org, or call the Children's Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3. 1 p.m. "RECIPE OF A STEPDAD" AUTHOR SIGNS BOOKS – Local author Jeff Cairo will hold a book signing for his first published children's book "Recipe of a Stepdad" at the Barnes & Noble store at The Crossing at Smithfield, 371 Putnam Pike. Visit www.recipeofastep- dad.com . 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. CREATIVI-TEA EVENT – Greenville Public Library, 573 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Decorate and personalize a mug using per- manent markers while enjoying tea, coffee and light refreshments. All materials pro- vided. Space is limited and registration is required. Call the library at 401-949-3630 or visit the event calendar at www.yourlibrary. ws to register. 2 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 preschoolers, siblings are welcome. Call 401-353-5600. 2 p.m. PARADE OF RAFFLES – at St. Theresa Church, 630 Rathbun St., Blackstone, Mass. More than 100 baskets, gift cards and spe- cial raffles. Food will be available. 5 p.m. ROAST BEEF DINNER AND TRIVIA NIGHT – at St. Luke Church, 670 Weeden St., Pawtucket. Tickets are $15 which includes the cost of the trivia. Call 401-723-9216. 5:30 p.m. BINGO NIGHT – hosted by The Friends of The Libraries of Foster at the Moosup Valley Grange, 81 Moosup Valley Road, Foster. 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. Refreshments will be offered. For more information, email libraries.of.foster@mail.com or call 401-397- 4801. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. CIRCLE OF FRIENDS COFFEEHOUSE – presents Pamela Means opening for Peter Mulvey at First Universalist Society Meetinghouse, 262 Chestnut St., Franklin Mass. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.; showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $20, all ages. Visit http:// circlefolk.org/sched.html . THE FAB FAUX – will perform the music of the Beatles at The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets: $36, $46, $56, $76 (meet & greet). Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com. 8 p.m. FUSEK-ROSSONI 30TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT – at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $15. For reservations or information, call 401-725-9272. 8 p.m. R.I. PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA – pres- ents presents a Veterans Day salute at The Vets, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence. Tickets start at $15, and can be purchased online at tickets.riphil.org, in person from the R.I, Philharmonic Orchestra Box Office in East Providence, or by phone at 401-248- 7000. On day of concerts only, tickets are also available at The VETS Box Office. 8 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES DANCE – Harvest bounty theme at Oaklawn Grange, 24, Searle Ave., Cranston. Admission is $8 per person. Dave Perrault caller, Margene Jervis cuer. Visit swingingsquares.com or call Jim at 508-654-6719. 8 p.m. "SEDUCTION OF THE INNOCENT" – Rhode Island Stage Ensemble's Daydream Theater production at the RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $15 at the door or at www.ristage.org. 8 p.m. Sunday November 17 EMPOWER WOMEN'S EXPO – at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. Bringing women together for a day of fashion, food, shopping and fun. For more information or tickets visit empowerwomensexpo.com. GLOCESTER LIONS MEAT RAFFLE – at the Pinewood Pub, 16 Terry Lane, Chepachet. Organizers say proceeds will go toward the group's various charities and community ser- vice projects. For more information, call Bob DeRoche at 401-440-2850. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. SMITH-APPLEBY HOUSE MUSEUM FALL OPEN HOUSE – 220 Stillwater Road, Smithfield. Tour the museum with a period- dressed museum member as a guide. Cost is $5 for adults and free for children. Visit www.smithapplebyhouse.org or call 401-231- 7363. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. HISTORY TALK – The Blackstone Valley Historical Society will present the program The Artist in World War II at North Gate Toll House, 1873 Louisquisset Pike, Lincoln. Join Park Ranger Joshua Bell as he traces William Draper's journey around the Pacific, using works of art Draper created along the way. 2 p.m. QUARTETT GIOCOSA – will present "Macabre" at The Black Box, 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass., as part of The Black Box Classical Series. This Halloween-themed concert will feature Schubert's famous quartet "Death and the Maiden." Also on the program is Saint Saens' "Danse Macabre" and a few other creepy treats. Visit www. theblackboxonline.com or call 508-528-3370 for tickets and more information. 4 p.m. MEMORIAL CONCERT – The Met, 1005 Main St., Pawtucket, will hold a memo- rial fundraising concert to benefit the Paul Murphy Touring Ensemble at the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School. Admission is $20. Tickets will be available at at the door, but advance purchase is suggested. For tickets and more information, visit https:// tinyurl.com/y6ot4q2q . 4 p.m. SCOTTISH SINGER-SONGWRITER ARCHIE FISHER – performs at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $18 in advance / $22 on the day of the show. For reservations or information, call 401-725-9272. 7 p.m. Monday November 18 AMERICAN FRENCH GENEALOGY SOCIETY – located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket, is open Mondays 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Tuesdays from 1 a.m.-9 p.m. Call 401- 765-6141. Visit afgs.org. CUMBERLAND-LINCOLN ROTARY CLUB – is hosting an open house and social gathering at Angelo's, 133 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Rotary is made up of neighbors who wish to give back to the community and help those in need. The Rotary is looking for men and women to join the club and help it continue to be successful. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday November 19 VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also open for tours by appointment. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Call 401-222-9025. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 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. 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. PANORAMA PARANORMAL – presents Improbable Possibilities at the North Providence Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Carl Johnson and Elise Giammarco Carlson will discuss and illustrate the mysterious sys- tems of study called paranormal research. To register, call 401-353-5600, ext. 110. 7 p.m. Wednesday November 20 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. FREE WEDNESDAY MORNING BIRD WALKS – by Audubon with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destina- tion will be chosen. Vist 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 the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. 1 p.m. WRITER'S WORKSHOP – meets at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St. The workshop offers writers net- working opportunities, writing and research skills, and encouragement to new writers. Call John Peacock at 401-332-8323 to reserve a spot or for more information. 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday November 21 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, Saturday November 16 From page 11 Continues on next page Do you like to read The Breeze? Then please shop with our advertisers, and tell them 'I saw it in The Breeze!' Are you a Church, Scout group, spos team or School hosting a Pancake Breakfast, Cra Fair, Pasta Dinner or any other type of fund-raiser this season? You can buy an ad of this size for only $50! The ad will be in more than 18,000 papers. Deadline: Fridays at 3 p.m. Call 401-334-9555. Dial 0 for details. Prepayment is required. Adve•ise your Volunteer Organization's Fund-raiser on Calendar Pages ST. EUGENE'S CHURCH PRESENTS "Christmas Wonderland - 2019" Saturday, November 16, 2019 9 a.m.-6 p.m. MAJOR RAFFLES, GIFTS AND CRAFTS: The highly popular Dinner with "Chef" Fr. Dandeneau! Two tickets to PPAC for Sunday, May 17, 2020 (1:00 p.m.) performance of 'SPONGE BOB," including a gift certificate for dinner at Bella Restaurant, Glendale, RI, before or after the Show! See our HUGE SLEIGH, filled with amazing gifts direct for Santa's Workshop; and, our expanded CRAFT TABLE. Santa's Elves have been working on a wide variety of new and beautiful craft items: Knitted Scarfs, Blankets, Christmas Wreaths, Bird House Feeders, Jewelry, Handmade Snowmen, Floral Arrangements and SANTA! ALSO: Hourly door prizes, $$$ tree, special raffles throughout the day! Plus - Fine Food, including Clam Cakes & Chowder, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Meat Pies, Sausage and Pepper and Meatball Sandwiches, Pizza, Hot Dogs . . . and variety of wonderful baked goods from the kitchens of Santa's Elves! The Best CHRISTMAS Bazaar just got EVEN BETTER! All are invited to join us for a fun day! St. Eugene's Church Hall 1251 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, RI 02814 Turkey TroT aT knighTs of Columbus 15 Bassett Street, No. Providence, RI 02904 November 23, 2019 at 6 p.m. Raffles being held for: Children's toys for all ages TV • Gift Certificates • Turkeys & Hams Split the Pot • Wine & Liquor Baskets And More This is a family event ~ Proceeds go to Adopt – A – Family at Christmas Smith-Appleby House Museum is pleased to invite you to join us in a Night of Wine, Cheese, and a Warm Fire for Music at the Museum featuring the beautiful music of The Col'Areo Quartet Saturday, November 23, 2019 6-9 p.m. $30 per person Call the museum 401-231-7363

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