Woonsocket Call : 2019-02-11



A8 THE CALL Monday, February 11, 2019 Countertops By We are the top-rated countertop company in Rhode Island SUPERIOR Now using the new Saber CNC saw, making YOUR NEW CUSTOM COUNTERTOPS A PERFECT fiT! PASSION FOR STONE. PASSION FOR SERVICE. & TH T IM LL CA HE T E E S Call today for a FREE in-home sales quote! VISIT OUR BEAUTIFUL 22,000 SQ. FT. SHOWROOM TODAY! Tel: (401) 765-5533 • Fax: (401) 765-3883 840 Cumberland Hill Road, Woonsocket, RI 02895 www.countertopsbysuperior.com Five years in a row! 2014 through 2018! Previous Awards 2012 through 2017 PRESENTS YOUR COMMUNITY CALENDAR TODAY Tuesday, February 12 land Library, 6 to 7 p.m. Registration necessary. Call the Children’s Room at 401-3332552, ext. 3, of visit cumberlandlibrary.org. East Providence Pawtucket Glocester • Sit Stay Read, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Riverside Library, 475 Bullocks Point Ave.; children having trouble with reading can read to Daniel the Cockerspaniel. Call 401-4334877. • Harmony Heritage Chorus, the Pawtucket chapter of Harmony Inc. an international organization of female a cappella singers specializing in the barbershop harmony style, open rehearsals every Tuesday evening. Singers of all ages and musical backgrounds are invited. Rehearsal begins at 7:15 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place. Visit www.harmonyheritage.org or call Barbara-Ann MacIntosh at 401-560-0073. • 12:45 p.m.: Beginner Line Dancing Lessons meets every Tuesday at the Glocester Senior Center, 1210 Putnam Pike, Chepachet. Call 401-710-9860. Blackstone Blackstone • Would your child like to participate in Lego Club? Lego Club meets one a month on Thursday evenings and is strictly for ages 6 and up. Participants are given a monthly challenge with a general theme: you may be asked to build animals, buildings, vehicles, people or even food! Team up with friends or a parent or work alone. Space is limited to 22 participants. Registration is required and begins on Monday, Jan. 14 for Blackstone residents and Tuesday, Jan. 22 for all library patrons. To register, please contact Miss Tressy at 508-883-1931. More can be found at or by visiting the library’s Facebook page. • Author Katherine Bradford Discusses the Writing Process at the Blackstone Public Library (508-883-1931) at 6:30 p.m. Katherine Bradford, author of Bones Among The Leaves, will discuss the writing process for this novel, as well as other writing related experiences she had had over the years. Katherine will share how she comes up with stories, crossing genres in search of new material, and how there are stories everywhere just waiting to be told. There will be a question and answer session at the end of the program. Join her to get inspired to write your own story. Registration is required. • “Wag and Read – Reading With a Therapy Dog” at the Blackstone Library is a popular program in which children ages five and up can read to a specially trained and certified therapy dog. Reading aloud to an animal helps build confidence and is great for those struggling with dyslexia, speech problems, fear of dogs and much more. Each child may reserve one 15-minute time slot per month. Registration is required. For more or to register call the library at 508-883-1931. Lincoln • Kids and tweens ages 8 to 14 are invited to Lincoln Public Library at 6:30 p.m. for creative STEAM fun. Working on building skills by constructing towers with candy gum drops! Register at lincolnlibrary.com, at the Reference Desk, or call 333-2422, ext. 22. • Lincoln Public Library storytime: Pajama Storytime (ages 3-5) 6:30 p.m.; Sessions run through March 8. Call 401-333-2422, ext. 15 for more. blackstonepubliclibrary. Lincoln org Cumberland • Lincoln Public Library storytime: Toddler Read and Play (ages 0-3), 10 a.m.; Session runs through March 8. Call 401-333-2422, ext. 15 for more. • Are you interested in learning how to play chess? Be at the Children’s Room, Cumber- Five-day Weather Forecast Wednesday, February 13 East Providence Today Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday • Weekly storytime, a half-hour of stories, songs, crafts, and other activities: 9:30 a.m., ages newborn to 36 months, Riverside Library; 6:30 p.m., ages 3 to 6, Weaver Library. Lincoln • Lincoln Public Library storytime: PreSchool Storytime (ages 3-5) 11 a.m.; Sessions run through March 8. Call 401-333-2422, ext. 15 for more. Smithfield Morning clouds and a possible flurry, becoming partly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 30s. Becoming cloudy at night. Lows in the teens. Cloudy with snow developing, sleet mixing in, breezy. Highs near 30. Rain and sleet likely at night. Lows near 30, but the temp. will be rising. Chance for early morning rain then becoming variable clouds. Highs near 45. Partly cloudy at night. Lows near 30. Partly sunny, breezy and cool. Highs 40 to 45. Increasing cloudiness at night. Lows near 30. Mostly cloudy, chance for afternoon rain. Highs near 50. Periods of rain at night. Lows near 40. •Meditation Group every Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J Hawkins Jr. Trail, Smithfield. Call 401-949-4590. Woonsocket •Writers’ Workshop, 4:30 p.m. at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St. Offers networking opportunities, writing and research skills, and encouragement to new writers. Open to high school students and adults. Call 401-332-8323 to reserve a spot or for more information. Thursday, February 14 Regional outlook Marine outlook In the skies Burrillville Sunrise Today: Sunset Today: Moonrise Today: Moonset Today: 6:48 a.m. 5:15 p.m. 10:16 a.m. 11:54 p.m. Eastern LI Sound to Point Judith • Burt’s Book Bunch Story Time at the Pascoag Public Library, 57 Church St., 11 a.m., through age 12. Stories, songs, crafts. For details or to register, call 401-568-6226 or email [email protected]/ Portland Winds: Waves: Visibility: Weather: Northeast at 5 to 10 knots 1 foot or less 10 miles or more Mostly cloudy Rutland 30/6 Concord 23/-1 Blackstone 32/1 Temperatures • Essential Oils with Brandy Coffin, 6:30 p.m. at Blackstone Library. Presented by Brandy Coffin, Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and owner of Abundant Nourishment and Young Living Distributor. Registration is required by calling 508-883-1931. Portsmouth Yesterday high / low Normal high / low Record high: Record low: 35 / 20 39 / 23 58 in 1909 -3 in 1979 32/8 Brattleboro Block Island Sound 31/7 Winds: Waves: Visibility: Weather: Northeast at 5 to 10 knots 1 foot or less 10 miles or more Mostly cloudy Woonsocket Albany 30/9 • Strictly Duets: Savini’s Pomodoro, 476 Rathbun St., Woonsocket. Doors 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., show 8 p.m., Tickets $60. 401-762-5114, savinispomodoro.com Pittsfield Worcester Boston 30/12 Precipitation 32/12 34/17 Springfield Friday, February 15 Yesterday by 4 p.m. 0.00 Month to date 0.60 Year to date 7.08 Normal Year to date 4.99 Heating degree days since July 1: 3453 Heating degree days normal: 3482 Tides High Low Woonsocket 36/14 Mystic River 1:08 a.m. 1:25 p.m. 12:58 a.m. 1:15 p.m. 12:15 a.m. 12:39 p.m. 1:09 a.m. 1:26 p.m. a.m. 12:01 p.m. 8:08 a.m. 8:08 p.m. 7:35 a.m. 7:35 p.m. 6:17 a.m. 6:27 p.m. 8:19 a.m. 8:19 p.m. 5:36 a.m. 5:31 p.m. Lincoln 36/15 Hyannis Hartford Providence • Lincoln Public Library storytime: PreSchool Baby Laptime (ages 0-18 months) 10 a.m.; Sessions run through March 8. Call 401-333-2422, ext. 15 for more. 38/15 Poughkeepsie 34/21 Ston. Harbor 38/17 38/16 Meriden North Providence Martha’s Vineyard Westerly 36/17 Watch Hill 38/18 • Salsa Dancing, 1 p.m. every Friday at the North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Learn all the latest dance moves. Call 401-231-0742. New Haven (Data recorded at T.F. Green Airport) 36/17 36/20 Westerly Today’s comfort levels Saturday, February 16 New York City Air quality: UV index: Wind chill at 7 a.m.: 33 (Good). 3 (Moderate). 15. Point Judith Pawtucket 36/24 •The Trash or Treasure Shop of the Church of the Good Shepherd located at 490 Broadway, is open with seasonable merchandise Clothing and shoes for the whole family are offered along with household goods, soft domestics, toys, games, books and much more. Open every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to noon. •Wintertime Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St. Features over 80 vendors selling their locally-grown products, including produce; seafood, meats, poultry, eggs; cheeses, breads and much more. Visit National forecast National outlook World forecast Albuquerque Anchorage Atlanta Atlantic City Baltimore Billings Birmingham Bismarck Boise Charleston Charlotte Chicago Cleveland Dallas Denver Detroit Honolulu Houston Indianapolis Kansas City Las Vegas Los Angeles Louisville Miami Milwaukee Minneapolis Mobile Montpelier Nashville 46 29 58 36 36 19 67 14 39 69 51 33 37 67 35 32 77 74 39 38 51 58 49 78 30 26 71 23 61 18 24 52 33 31 5 59 -2 27 59 49 31 32 42 17 27 62 55 37 29 32 40 46 70 29 22 61 -3 55 ps c sh i i ps sh sn sn sh sh i sn sh ps c sh sh r r s s sh sh sn f sh s r Amsterdam Athens Baghdad Berlin Bogota Brussels Cairo Geneva Hong Kong Jerusalem Kabul Lima Lisbon London Madrid Mexico City Montreal Moscow Nassau New Delhi Oslo Paris Perth Reykjavik Rome Seoul Sydney Vancouver Vienna 46 34 61 46 61 54 45 34 64 43 45 32 68 51 41 28 70 64 54 45 47 24 83 73 63 45 48 37 55 37 77 50 10 -4 34 32 81 69 72 45 37 28 48 32 86 57 40 36 54 34 36 23 81 68 32 27 45 34 sh ps ps c ps sh ps f ps sh c c s ps s ps ps sn ps ps s sh s r r c s f r Below 10 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100+ farmfresh.org. Cumberland L • Saturday Morning Mix: Are you ready to mix it up? Come join the fun in the Children’s Room every Saturday, 10 a.m. to noon. LEGOs, music, blocks, board games and more. Once a month, on the second Saturday, Mr. Rowland will entertain from 11 a.m. to noon. The Saturday Morning Mix program will allow young patrons many opportunities to learn about music, math and science, and to practice their pre-reading, social, and motor skills. No registration is required for this program. All ages are welcome. For additional information, contact the Children’s Room at 401-333-2552, ext. 3. or visit L H cumberlandlibrary.org. H L Blackstone • Seed Swap with Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens at Blackstone Public Library (508-883-1931) from 10 a.m. to noon. Join Kate and Eric from Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens for a fun seed swap. It is time to start planning your gardens. Eric and Kate see this as opportunity for us to give back to the community by offering literally hundreds of different types of seeds available to trade with neighbors. Drop-ins welcome. Don’t forget your own seeds to trade. L Tuesday, February 19 Blackstone •Sewing 101: at the Blackstone Public Library from 6 to 8 p.m.; Join Mandy Roberge of Wicked Good Henna to learn the basics of sewing! Participants will learn how to thread/operate a sewing machine, how to sew a button, and how to hem clothing. This program is strictly for young adults ages 11+ and registration is required, as space is limited. Please call Karen at 508-883-1931 ext. 104 to register or with any questions. Visit for more information. Tucson Tulsa Washington 56 54 36 32 33 32 s sh r New Orleans Norfolk Omaha Orlando Philadelphia Phoenix Pittsburgh 73 43 31 84 37 61 37 61 41 22 66 30 38 35 sh r i ps i s r Portland, OR St.Louis Salt Lake San Diego San Juan Seattle Tampa 40 29 33 60 84 33 82 35 24 18 47 73 29 68 r c c s ps sn ps blackstonepubliclibrary.org s=sunny, ps=partly sunny, c=cloudy, f=flurries, sn=snow, sh=showers, r=rain, i=ice, w=windy, t=thunderstorms Weather information from Weather Center at Western Connecticut State University — www.wcsu.edu/weather Thursday, February 21 Blackstone •Create with 3D Pens from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Blackstone Public Library; Take your drawing off the page and into space with 3D pens! Join Karen and Amanda to make a unique three-dimensional drawing using our Creopop 3D Printing PensJust press the button and create any shapes you like. The possibilities are endless! This program is appropriate for young adults in 5th-12th grade and registration is required. Please call Karen at 508-883-1931 ext. 104 to register or with any questions. Visit for more information. blackstonepubliclibrary.org Saturday, February 23 Woonsocket •NRICA 25th year Mardi Gras 2019: St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center (84 Cumberland St.); 5:30 to 11:30 p.m.; full buffet, music and dancing; Advance tickets $30 ($35 at the door); prizes for best costume; “Jeff Gamache & Runaway Train” and “Squeezebox Stompers.” Call Lorraine at 401-762-9072; Sponsored by the Northern R.I. Council of the Arts. Born to Achieve. Send your community events to [email protected]

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