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The Valley Breeze Cumberland Lincoln 06-07-2018

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 LIVING EDITION | JUNE 7-13, 2018 CALENDAR 11 45-minute tours wind along the waters and thick foliaged river- banks. Visit www.rivertourblack- stone.com or call the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council at 401-724- 2200. LINCOLN JOHNNY LIGHTNING RACE CLUB – meets at the MacColl YMCA, 26 Breakneck Hill Road, Lincoln. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.; racing starts at 9:30 a.m. Racing with Hot Wheels, Matchbox and Johnny Lightning cars; also vendor tables with die cast cars to buy, sell, and trade. Call Jeremy at 401-248-1625 or visit ljlrc.com. Free admission. NARRAGANSETT BAY SYMPHONY COMMUNITY ORCHESTRA – will present its season finale in the McVinney Auditorium, 43 Dave Gavitt Way, Providence. Katherine Winterstein, violinist, joins NaBSco in perform- ing Dmitri Shostakovich's "Violin Concert No. 1." General admission is $15; seniors free for ages 12 and under. Tickets are available at the door or on line at www.NABSCO. org. 1 p.m. CUMBERLAND WIDOW SUPPORT GROUP – Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. The first two Sundays of the month are held at Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. The second two Sundays are at Brookdale Cumberland, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road. Call 774-266- 7923. 2 p.m. MUSIC AT THE FARM – John Muratore will perform a classi- cal guitar, all Spanish program at Grace Note Farm, 969 Jackson Schoolhouse Road, Pascoag, Tickets are $20; $10 for children under 12. For tickets, visit Eventbrite.com or https://tinyurl.com/ybv49hrx or call 401-567-0354. 2 p.m. Monday June 11 HAPPY NOTES CHORUS – Singing group open to all seniors and meets every Monday at the Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence, at 10 a.m. Call 401- 231-0742 or email sunsense401@ msn.com. 10 a.m. Tuesday June 12 VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday and Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Admission is free for veterans and students. Call 401-222-9025. FAMILY CARD MAKING NIGHT – at Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, Lincoln. Families are invited to come to the library and create their own one-of-a-kind greeting cards for their loved ones. All supplies will be provided by the library. Parents and children need to register. Stop by the Reference Desk to register or call 401-333- 2422, ext. 22. 6:30 p.m. HARMONY HERITAGE CHORUS OPEN REHEARSALS – Harmony Heritage Chorus, a female a cap- pella singers specializing in the barbershop harmony style, will hold open rehearsals every Tuesday eve- ning in May and June in St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket. Visit www.harmonyher- itage.org or contact Barbara-Ann MacIntosh at 401-560-0073 or joyhi@cox.net or Mary Levasseur at 508-930-5362 or at marylevas- seurc21@comcast.net. 7:15 p.m. Wednesday June 13 OLD BUSINESSES FROM WOONSOCKET R.I. EXHIBIT – presented by The Woonsocket Historical Society, 42 South Main St., Garden Level, Woonsocket, behind the Museum of Work & Culture. Open every Wednesday and Saturday, noon-3 p.m. Artifacts from past businesses associated with the city of Woonsocket on display. Call 401-356-0067. Noon to 3 p.m. FREE FLY-TYING WORKSHOP – at North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., North Smithfield. Hosted by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management. Instruction on freshwater angling; all equipment and materials provid- ed. Participants welcome to bring their own materials. Children 10 and older are invited to participate. To register, contact Scott Travers at Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov. 6 p.m. 'MAKEDO AND MEND' WORK- SHOP – at Smith-Appleby House Museum, 200 Stillwater Road, Smithfield. Step back in time and make an 18th-century sewing wallet of "hussif," also known as a "housewife." Cost is $25 per person. Light refreshments will be served. Contact smithappleby@ aol.com or call 401-231-7363 and leave a message. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. BINGO – Every Wednesday at Bear Hill Village, 156 Bear Hill Road, Cumberland. Entrance in the rear. Package sales 5-5:45 p.m. Bingo starts at 6 p.m. Call 401-692-1502. Thursday June 14 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 infor- mation. MEDITATION GROUP – meets every Thursday at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, Lincoln. Call 401-753-7000. 1 p.m. 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. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday June 15 "AIN'T MISBEHAVIN" – pre- sented at Theatre By The Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatrebythesea. com or call 401-782-8587. NEWPORT SECRET GARDEN TOUR – Spring tour of the pri- vate gardens of some of historic Newport's properties. Friday, June 15; Saturday, June 16; Sunday, June 17; from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Check in is at 32 Washington St., Newport, and you will be given a program with a map and directions to each of the gardens. Visit www. secretgardentours.org for tickets. THE BEARDOGZ – The alternative/ folk band from Northern Rhode Island will perform original music along with some catchy covers in the Stadium Theatre Marquee Room, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket. Tickets are $26. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com or call 401-762-4545. 8 p.m. Saturday June 16 INDOOR YARD SALE – at the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Road, Woonsocket. Held every Saturday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., and Sundays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. New items every week. Proceeds benefit the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary. Call 401-765-4174. LEGO CLUB – Duplos and Legos are available for creative use and building at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, from noon to 4 p.m. every other Saturday. Youngsters ages 3-12 are invited to try out the challenges; create, destroy, and start again. No registration is required, juust drop in. Call the Children's Room at 401- 333-2422, ext. 15. 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 dona- tions are also accepted. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions. HISTORICAL WOONSOCKET WALKING TOUR – The Museum of Work & Culture offers walk- ing tours of historic Woonsocket each Saturday at 10 a.m. through Aug. 25. Guides will lead groups along the banks of the Blackstone and Main Street. Tours are $8 for adults, $6 for students and seniors and free for children under 10 with a paid adult admission. All participants receive complimentary admission to the museum. Groups limited to 15. Pre-registration sug- gested. Call 401-769-9675. 10 a.m. VETERANS MEMORIAL MUSEUM – is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Admission is free for veterans and students. Call 401- 222-9025. RAPTOR PHOTO SHOOT WITH AUDUBON – at the Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Bring your camera and take advantage of this special opportunity to get up close with a great horned owl, an American kestrel, a red-tailed hawk, and a barred owl. Space is limited. Fee: $65/member; $75/non-member. Ages: teen to adult. Register online through the events calendar at www.asri.org. 10 a.m. to noon. SUMMER SOLSTICE FESTIVAL – hosted by Blackstone River Theatre, at Diamond Hill Park, Diamond Hill Road (Route 114), Cumberland. Four stages of Celtic and world music, plus Irish step dance, face painting, craft and food vendors. Admission $15 adults, $12 seniors, $5 children, free for children younger than 5. Rain date Sunday, June 17. Visit www.river- folk.org . 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. THE OCEAN STATE SUMMER POPS ORCHESTRA – will per- form at St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland St., Woonsocket. The show features a 60-piece orchestra, chorus, and local guest artists. Tickets are $15; free for ages under 12. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance at www.osspo.org . 7 p.m. ELECTRIC YOUTH 2018 will perform a bon voyage concert at the The Black Box, 15 West Central St., Franklin, Mass., on Saturday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m., offering family entertainment with music for all ages. Tickets are $26. Visit www.theblackboxonline.com .

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