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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 01-09-2020

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VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION | JANUARY 9-15, 2020 CALENDAR 9 Thursday January 9 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. CHESS GAMES – at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, every Thursday, 1-4 p.m. All welcome. Call Vic Blank at 401-263-3888 for information. CUMBERLAND LIBRARY FRIENDS BOOKSTORE – offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. BINGO – at Lincoln Housing, 10 Franklin St., Lincoln. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. The kitchen will be open from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Bingo starts 6 p.m. ANTIQUE APPRAISAL NIGHT – at Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol. Auctioneers Bruneau & Co. will appraise antiques appraised and offer information about historical items, art, antiques, ephem- era and more. Tickets are $10, or $5 for Linden Place members. Reservations are required as space is limited. Visit www.lin- denplace.org/events . 7 p.m. Friday January 10 BINGO – offered at The Forand Manor, 30 Washington St., Central Falls, every Wednesday and Friday nights. Kitchen opens at 3:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 5 p.m. OWL PROWL – at Fort Refuge Audubon Fort Wildlife Refuge, 1443 Providence Pike, North Smithfield. Head out with Audubon on a winter night to search for owls. An Audubon naturalist will call for different spe- cies as you walk through the forest. Advance registration required. For ages 9 and up. Fee: $10/member; $14/non-member. Ages: 9 and up. Register through the events calendar at ww.awsri.org. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. "HAVE GOAT, WILL TRAVEL & OTHER STRANGE SHORTS" – presented by the newly-formed Homebrewed Theatre Company of Cumberland at he Stone-E-Lea Golf Course Clubhouse, 1411 County St., Attleboro, Mass. Tickets are $15 and are available for purchase at homebrewedthe- atre.com. 7:30 p.m. LOUIE LIKES IT HOT FEATURING JACK BABINEAU – performs in the Marquee Room of the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are $26. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com . 8 p.m. Saturday January 11 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. 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. SATURDAY BRUNCH BUNCH TOASTMASTERS – club will hold its next meeting at the Cumberland Public Library, Hayden Center, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. The public is welcome to come and see how Toastmasters can help develop public speak- ing and leadership skills. For more informa- tion, e-mail sbbtm31@gmail.com or call 508- 293-1488. 9:15 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. KNITTING WEEKEND AND FIBER MARKET – at Old Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Features 30 fiber vendors located on two floors of the historic factory. Admission is free both days, and free park- ing is available in the lot next to the mill on Slater Avenue, or in the municipal lot across from the mill on Roosevelt Avenue. Visit www.facebook.com/slater.mill , email info@ slatermill.org, or call 401-725-8638, ext. 108. KIDLEIDOSCOPE STORY TIME – at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park, 287 Oak St., Uxbridge, Mass. Meet in the River Bend Farm Visitor Center for a nature themed story time, followed by a short nature walk and a craft activity. Appropriate for ages 3-6, siblings are wel- come, children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 508-278-7604 for more informa- tion. 11 a.m. OCEAN STATE ORCHID SOCIETY – meets at Rocky Hill Grange, 1340 South County Trail, East Greenwich. Established member Jeff Bookbinder will show meeting par- ticipants a review of his trip to Ecuador. Additionally, he will detail information regarding greenhouse growing as well as orchids in their natural habitats. 1 p.m. ANIMAL TRACKS AND SIGNS FOR FAMILIES – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Learn how to identify different tracks and other signs of our native mam- mals and birds and more. Make plaster tracks to take home. End the program with a walk on the trails to see what evidence can be found of wild things. For ages 5 and up. Fee: $12 member adult/child pair; $6 each additional member; $16 non-member adult/ child pair; $8 each additional non-member. Register online through the events calendar at www.asri.org . 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. "HAVE GOAT, WILL TRAVEL & OTHER STRANGE SHORTS" – presented by the newly-formed Homebrewed Theatre Company of Cumberland at he Stone-E-Lea Golf Course Clubhouse, 1411 County St., Attleboro, Mass. Tickets are $15 and are available for purchase at homebrewedthe- atre.com. 7:30 p.m. FELLSWATER – will perform at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $16 in advance / $20 on the day of the show. For reservations, call 401- 725-9272 or visit www.riverfolk.org for information. 8 p.m. 1964 THE TRIBUTE – The Beatles tribute show will be presented at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are $26, $31 and $36. Call the box office at 401-762-4545 or visit www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 8 p.m. NO STATIC – A Steely Dan tribute band will perform at The Black Box. 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass. For tickets, visit www. theblackboxonline.com . 8 p.m. Sunday January 12 LINCOLN JOHNNY LIGHTNING RACE CLUB – Race Hot Wheels, Matchbox and Johnny Lightning cars at the MacColl YMCA Program Center, 26 Breakneck Hill Road, Lincoln. Doors open at 8:30 a.m., rac- ing starts around 10:30 a.m. Also race Hot Wheels Monster Trucks to help raise money for A Wish Come True. There will be vendor tables with Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Johnny Lightnings and other die cast cars to buy, sell, and trade. There will also be raffle prizes and door prizes. Contact club president Jeremy Morin at 401-248-1625 or visit www.ljlrc.com . 8:30 a.m. LITTLE RHODY BOTTLE CLUB SHOW AND SALE – at the Holiday Inn, 700 Myles Standish Blvd., Route 495, exit 9, Taunton, Mass. The show features more than 35 dealers from throughout the New England states who will offer more than 60 tables of antique bottles, insulators, and stoneware for sale. Admission is $3. Visit littlerhodybottle- club.org . 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. CANAL WALK – hosted by the Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park at Blackstone Gorge, County Street, Blackstone, Mass. A guided walk along the Blackstone Canal. Find out about the canal's histori- cal and cultural significance and its role in the farm to factory transformation of the Blackstone Valley. All walks end at the start location. All ages welcome, children must be See SUNDAY, Page 10 Herman's Hermits, starring PETER NOONE, will perform on Friday, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m. at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Admission is $46, $56, $69. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com . ACROSS 1. Beer ingredient 5. Popular FOX TV show 11. Recurring from time to time 14. Criticized se- verely 15. Musician 18. German urban center 19. Quenched 21. Human gene 23. Indian music 24. Accumulate 28. One who grad- uated 29. Atomic #109 30. Semitic fertility god 32. Sportscaster Patrick 33. Child's dining accessory 35. Payment (abbr.) 36. Guitarist's tool 39. Dabbling ducks 41. Commercial 42. Style someone's hair 44. Biu-Mandara language 46. Actress Spelling 47. Large hole in the ground 49. One-masted sailboats 52. Tropical Asian plant 56. Concurs 58. Latin term for charity 60. The number below the line in a fraction 62. Reddish browns 63. This (Spanish) DOWN 1. Belong to he 2. One time only 3. Parent-teacher groups 4. Puts in place 5. Editing 6. In the course of 7. Helps injured people (abbr.) 8. OJ trial judge 9. Resist authority (slang) 10. Formerly alke- nols 12. "Cheers" actress Perlman 13. Jewelled head- dress 16. Viking Age poet 17. Vanuatu island 20. Wish harm upon 22. Unit of length 25. Blood type 26. Drain 27. Do-gooders 29. Advanced degree 31. Business desig- nation 34. Chinese-Ameri- can actress Ling 36. Performs on stage 37. Slang for money 38. Large Russian pie 40. The Mount Rush- more State 43. Narrow inlet 45. News organiza- tion (abbr.) 48. Scarlett's home 50. Micturates 51. Monetary unit 53. Any customary observance or practice 54. Sons of Poseidon 55. Facilitates gro- cery shopping 57. Standard operat- ing procedure 58. Former OSS 59. Midway between south and south- east 61. The Wolverine State Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 10. Do you know someone celebrating a February Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for FEBRUARY will be printed on January 30, 2020. Forms should be re- ceived by The Valley Breeze by Friday, January 24, 2020. Send in the name of someone with his or her February 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. 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