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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 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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10 CALENDAR JUNE 7-13, 2018 | VALLEY BREEZE LIVING EDITION Thursday June 7 PVD FEST – in downtown Providence through Sunday, June 10. Providence's free, signature art festival, featuring local artists and ones from across the country and globe. Live music, dance, food, and visual art instal- lations transform the city in a four-day, multi- arts take-over of public spaces, parks, and outdoor stages in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island. Visit www.pvdfest.com . ANNUAL SENIOR PICNIC – at the Cumberland Senior Center, outside on the Monastery Grounds, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Food, music and raffles. For more information, email Karen Kane at kkane@ cumberlandri.org or call 401-334-2555 ext. 101. 11 a.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. LOUISVILLE BATS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox. com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. 11:05 a.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. 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 8 "AIN'T MISBEHAVIN" – presented at Theatre By The Sea, 364 Cards Pond Road, Wakefield. For tickets, visit www.theatreby- thesea.com or call 401-782-8587. "BLITHE SPIRIT" – presented by Rhode Island Stage Ensemble at The RISE Playhouse, 142 Clinton St., Woonsocket, through June 17. Friday and Saturday eve- ning shows start at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday matinees start at 2 p.m. Tickets: $16- $20. Visit www.ristage.org . BEER AND DYNAMITE FUNDRAISER – sponsored by the Friends of the Blackstone Public Library at the Millerville Mens Club, 8 Lloyd St., Blackstone. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dynamites will be served until 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 and include all-you-can-eat dynamites and two beers or two sodas per person. Tickets will also be sold at the door. PAWSOX BBQ & GAME – hosted by Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce. The Pawtucket Red Sox will take on the Indianapolis Indians. Chamber mem- bers invited to bring family, friends, co-work- ers, and clients for a barbecue dinner under a private tent before the game and a visit from team mascot Paws. Enter through Gate C and proceed to the Green Tent at McCoy Stadium, 1 Columbus Ave., Pawtucket. Cost is $20 for Chamber members, $45 for non- members. Free for children younger than 15. Visit www.nrichamber.com to register or for more information. 5:30 p.m. BOBBY MESSANO & BROKEN TOYS – per- forms at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chan- seggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Saturday June 9 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. R.I. NATIONAL GUARD OPEN HOUSE AND AIR SHOW – at Quonset Air National Guard Base, 140 Airport St., North Kingstown. Scheduled performers include USN Blue Angels, USAF F-35 Heritage Flight Team, Sean D. Tucker, Mike Goulian, Ace Maker Air Shows T-33, Mark Murphy P-51D Mustang Demo, and more. Also Sunday, June 10. Gates open at 9 a.m. both days, flying starts at 10 a.m. Visit www.rhodeislandairshow.com . YARD AND BAKE SALE – hosted by Lime Rock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road, Lincoln, weather permitting. In addition to treasures for sale, there will be homemade baked goods. All proceeds benefit Lime Rock Baptist Church. Call Joann at 401-265-9515 with questions. 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. COMMUNITY YARD SALE – at the Monastery Grounds, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, in Cumberland, sponsored by the Cumberland Parks & Recreation Department. More than 25 families have signed up to sell their trea- sures. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., near the gazebo. SCHOOLS YARD SALE – Lincoln Public Schools will host a community yard sale/ vendor sale in the parking lot of Lincoln High School, 135 Old River Road. Rain date is Saturday, June 16. Also, crafts for kids, refreshments and a raffle. For more informa- tion, see the Lincoln PS District Yard Sale page on Facebook or call 401-249-0202. 9 a.m. to noon. USED CLOTHING SALE – at St. Teresa of the Child Jesus Church Thrift Shop, located in the convent behind the church, 358 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Every Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Features clothing, books, house- hold items and more. Some items are half price. NORTH SCITUATE FARMERS MARKET – at the Village Green, Scituate Art Festival Grounds, West Greenville Road and Silk Lane, North Scituate. Fresh produce, vendors and crafters. Visit www.farmfreshri.org . 9 a.m. to noon. CAR WASH – hosted by the Cumberland High School Softball team at Freedom Bank, 2152 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Donations are $5 each. Tickets available in advance from any player or just show up that day. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 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. 9:30 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 walking 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 and $6 for students and seniors. The tours are free for children under 10 with a paid adult admission. All participants will also receive complimentary admission to the museum. Groups are limited to 15. Pre- registration is suggested. Call 401-769-9675. SPRINT INTO HEALTH FAIR – hosted by Blackstone Valley Community Health Care, 39 East Ave., Pawtucket. Event will fea- ture music, kid-friendly activities and blood pressure, diabetes and optometry screenings, and more. Free. Call 401-312-9867 or email lsena@bvchc.org. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. WORLDWIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY – at Old Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket. Free and open to all. The event will feature free drop-in knitting instruction to beginners, and advice, a limited supply of yarn, and sur- plus knitting needles, a yarn swap, spinning demonstrations, food truck and more. Email info@slatermill.org, or call 401-725-8638, ext. 108. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. GENEALOGY SEARCH – Discover your family history at the American French Genealogical Society, 78 Earle Street, Woonsocket. 10 a.m. to 4 p.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. NORTH SMITHFIELD LIBRARY LEGO CLUB – meets Saturdays at the North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., Slatersville. Use the library's bricks to cre- ate something unique. Open to all ages. No registration necessary. For more information please call the library at 401-767-2780 or visit the library's website calendar, www. nspl.info . 11 a.m. 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. INTRODUCTION TO TREE IDENTIFICATION – at Audubon Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge, 12 Sanderson Road, Smithfield. Learn how to recognize major families of trees and shrubs as well as a number of common species in the wild and home landscape. Fee: $10/member; $14/non- member. Ages: adult. Register online through the events calendar at www.asri.org . 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. PAWTUCKET RED SOX VS. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS – at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox.com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket. Star Wars night with fireworks. 6:15 p.m. COMMANDER CODY – performs at Chan's, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call 401-765- 1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com . 8 p.m. Sunday June 10 BARK IN THE PARK – at McCoy Stadium, 1 Columbus Ave., Pawtucket. Dogs and their owners are invited onto the field for a pregame parade around the warning track before the 1:35 p.m. PawSox game against the Indianapolis Indians. General admis- sion for game is $9, $6 for children/seniors/ military, $14 box seats. Visit www.milb.com/ pawtucket . NATURE AND HERITAGE RIVERBOAT TOURS – aboard the Blackstone Valley Explorer begin for the season, at 1 and 2 p.m. departing from Central Falls Landing, 20 Madeira Ave., in Central Falls. Hear stories of the workers, residents and early settlers of the Blackstone River Valley, and as the Do you know someone celebrating a July Birthday? The Valley Breeze Birthday Club for JULY will be printed on June 28, 2018. Forms should be received by The Valley Breeze by Friday, June 22, 2018. Send in the name of someone with his or her July 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. Mail to: The Valley Breeze, 6 Blackstone Valley Place, Suite #204, Lincoln, RI 02865. Thank you! Greetings should be 10 words or less. Name: .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. Date of Birth: ............................................................................................................................................ Age: .............................................................................. From: ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................ Contact Phone Number (for questions, not publication) ................................................................................................................................................. Edition (please check): Cumberland/Lincoln edition ($2) Pawtucket edition ($2) Observer edition ($2) North Smithfield/Blackstone/Woonsocket edition ($2) North Providence edition ($2) answers Cruise-in June 9th 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. AT THE MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH 340 Central Ave. Rte. 152 Seekonk, MA If you are interested in displaying your car at the "Cruise in" please call Bill Klepsak 508-643-1145 Or Bruce Potter 774-306-2818 Entry fee a non-perishable food item for the Seekonk Doorways Food Pantry or $1. Any other proceeds go toward our generator fund to support our "Soup Kitchen" and our community during extended power outages, Rain date: June 16th

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