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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 01-09-2020

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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10 CALENDAR JANUARY 9-15, 2020 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION accompanied by an adult. Call 508-278-7604 for more information. 1 p.m. VALLEY TALKS – presented biweekly at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. The series will kick- off with "SOS: Saving our Stadium," a talk by Stadium restoration lead architect Dan Peloquin. Seating for the program is is lim- ited to 75 and is first-come, first-served. For more information, visit www.rihs.org/mowc- programs . 1:30 p.m. CUMBERLAND WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP – Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. at Chapel Hill Senior Living, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call 774-266-7923 for more information. Monday January 13 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. SOUND EFFECTS WORKSHOP – for teens in middle school and high school are invited to learn tips and tricks for creat- ing sound effects for film and theatre at the Cumberland Public Library's, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, workshop "The Incredible Perception of Sound." Registration is encour- aged as space is limited. Visit the library's website www.cumberlandlibrary.org or call 401-333-2552, ext. 6, to register your teen. 6 p.m. LINSEY WOOLSEY QUILT GUILD MEETING – at the First Baptist Church, 118 South Main St, Attleboro, Mass. Registration at 6:30 followed by a meeting at 7p.m. The guest speaker will be Anthony Ferranti, Sewing Machine Services of Lincoln, Rhode Island. Guild activities will include block of the month, workshops, raffles, char- ity projects, retreat and social activities. Refreshments will be provided. Email linsey- woolseyquiltguild@gmail.com. 6:30 p.m. ZUMBA – at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland, every Monday. $5 per class; pay as you go. Instructor April Hilliker teaches from a raised stage allowing everyone in class to more easily follow her moves. Visit www.riverfolk.org . 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday January 14 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. TOPS – Takes off pounds sensibly, chapter Cumberland meets every Tuesday for a weigh in and meeting at the Filibuster Club, 23 High St., Cumberland. Visitors to a TOPS chapter are welcome to attend their first meeting free of charge. TOPS is open to men, women and children, ages 7 and older. Contact Therese McMaugh at tree1167@ verizon.net or 401-935-5435. 6 p.m. NEW YEAR IN ZEN – an introduction to mindfulness based meditation, at the Lime Rock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road, Lincoln. The sessions are led by three experi- enced meditation practitioners. Contact Rev. Eugene Dyszlewski at rev.Gene@icloud.com, 401-345- 7291, or visit lrbcri.org. 7 p.m. Wednesday January 15 TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – of the Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket. 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. 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. THE ART GROUP OF NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND – will hold its monthly meeting at Cumberland Public Library, Seminar Room, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. It's a free event. Adult artists of any media welcome. 6 p.m. Thursday January 16 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. BROWN BAG ALONG THE BLACKSTONE – at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park, 287 Oak St., Uxbridge, Mass. Pack a lunch and meet in the River Bend Farm Visitor Center to watch an episode of "Along the Blackstone," an award-winning series of videos by the National Park Service. Appropriate for all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 508-278-7604 for more information. Noon to 1 p.m. 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. CUMBERLAND SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE – meeting will be held at the Hayden Center in the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. All CSEAC meetings are open to the public. 6 p.m. FAMILY SOCK PENGUIN CRAFT – for children ages 6 and up with an adult at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. Participants will be using socks, felt and some other crafting surprises. Register now online for this program at lincolnlibrary.com, stop by the Reference Desk or call 401-333- 2422, ext.22, to sign up. 6:30 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. Friday January 17 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. "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. BELL BIV DEVOE – performs at the Twin River Event Center, 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln. Tickets start at $56. For tickets, visit www.twinriver.com . 8 p.m. HERMAN'S HERMITS STARRING PETER NOONE – will perform at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square on Friday, January 17, at 8 p.m. 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 . JAMES MONTGOMERY BAND – performs at The Black Box, 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass. For tickets, visit www.the- blackboxonline.com . 8 p.m. Saturday January 18 TRASH OR TREASURE SHOP – of the Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, Pawtucket. New and gently-used clothing and shoes for the family. 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. 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. 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. PET VACCINATION CLINIC – held at the First Congregational Church UCC of North Attleborough, Oldtown Church, 675 Old Post Road, North Attleboro, Mass., for dogs and cats. All cats must be in carriers and dogs must be on leashes. Call or text 508-212- 4774 or email clavette_6@msn.com for information, fees and to make an appoint- ment for vaccinations, heart-worm tests, or deworming. 11 a.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. LEO DAYS ELVIS TRIBUTE – at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. He will be accompanied by the sounds of the B-Siders band. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadi- umtheatre.com . 8 p.m. SWINGING SQUARES DANCE, MS/ PLUS – at Oaklawn Grange, 24 Searle Ave., Cranston. The theme is opposites. $8 per person admission. The caller is Bill Mager; the cuer is Lee Fremault. For more informa- tion, visit swingingsquares.com or call Jim at 508-654-6719. 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Sunday January 12 From page 9 answers 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 $75! The ad will be in more than 31,000 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 Talk to Roger Bouchard or Jeff Gamache and plan your own show. One hour segments of radio time available for specialized talk or music segments. 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