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A girls’ night out and a chance to come see what we’re all about! Join us on Tuesday, 7 p.m., at Atria Harborhill, 159 Division Street, Warwick. Our annual September meeting is a Pot Luck Supper and always delivers great food, conversation and a chance to meet new friends. The Greenwich Bay Women’s Club, established in 1964, is a non-profit community service organization. We meet on the second Tuesday of each month to plan fundraisers and organize other ways to help our local communities. And we have fun doing it! Check us out!
The Warwick Veterans Services Organization (WVSO) will hold a Joint First Responders Memorial Service on Sept. 11 at the Oakland Beach Sea Wall beginning at 1:30 p.m. Refreshments will follow at the WVSO Headquarters in the JONAH Community Center, 830 Oakland Beach Ave.
The Warwick Historical Society meets weekly at the John Waterman Arnold House on Roger Williams Circle Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and every second Saturday of the month at 11 a.m-2 p.m. All are welcome and urged to become member and volunteer. Visit www.warwickhistoricalsocietyonline.org, join them on Facebook, or call 737-4617 for more information.
The next meeting of the Conimicut Village Association (CVA) will be held Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. in the downstairs Friendship Room of Woodbury Union Church, corner of West Shore Road and Beach Avenue. Please use the Carlisle St. entrance. Join other Conimicut neighbors and participate in discussions of a planned upcoming village-wide yard sale, recent events and plans for future roundtable discussions of ideas for the future disposition of federal grant money. Refreshments will be served.
All classes 1941 through 1955 of Gorton High School are welcome to Chianti’s Restaurant, 195 Old Forge Road, Warwick, Sept. 11 at 11:30 a.m. $15.00 per person. Call Dot McGuinn at 463-9535 or email@example.com.
Warwick artists Carole Berren, Lorraine Bromley, Sharon Eisman, Nancy Nielsen and Carol Shelton are featured in the West Bay Open Studios group show this month. Meet the artists, enjoy light refreshments, tour the exhibit and buy original art at a reception Sept. 11 from 6-8 p.m. at the Warwick Musuem of Arts, 3259 Post Road. Latin music from Brazil, Cuba and Venezuela will be performed by guitarist Julio Amaro and percussionist Tiffany Adams, who are also artists. The art reception is free and open to the public. The exhibit is a “taste of the tour” celebrating the 5th anniversary of the popular West Bay Open Studio Tours. A glass panel with “Creativity is Contagious: Pass It On” was created by the 23 artists to commemorate their anniversary, and is hung in the main gallery as a silent auction item. One lucky arts lover will be named high bidder Oct. 18, so stop by and place your bids soon More info on the exhibit and three special events are on Facebook, www.warwickmuseum.org or call 737-0010 during gallery hours.
Fall Ladies Only Instructional League at Tin Cup Golf Course will be held Sept. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4 and 11. Six holes of on-the-course instruction and league play each week begins Sept. 13 Fridays at 11 a.m. Lunch and prizes on Oct. 11. Featuring Rhode Island’s top golf instructors. Register early by calling Tin Cup at 823-4653.
On Saturday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., Goodwill Industries of Rhode Island will be collecting donations of old electronics, clothing, leather goods and small toys at Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church, 99 Peirce Street, East Greenwich. Goodwill takes all items that have a plug, including TVs, even if they no longer work. One hundred percent of the revenue generated from this program helps to provide job training, education and social services that result in employment and economic opportunities for residents of Rhode Island with disabilities and other barriers to employment.
Military Vehicle Show
The 13th annual Military Vehicle Show, sponsored by the Rhode Island Military & Vehicle Collectors Club, will be held Sept. 14, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sept. 15 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Quonset Air Museum, 488 Eccleston Ave., North Kingstown. Admission is $7 for adults, $3 for children. Call 294-9540 for more information.
Junior Golf Clinics
Fall Junior Golf Clinics at Tin Cup Golf Course & Driving Range are every Saturday from 5 to 6 p.m. for seven weeks, Sept. 14 through Oct. 26 for ages 5 to 17. For details and to register call 744-8141.
Moving and Shaking Zumbathon
There will be a Moving and Shaking Zumbathon in memory of Hortence Cotta to benefit A.L.S. Sept. 14 from 9-11 a.m. at Elks Tri-City Lodge #14, 1915 West Shore Road. Tickets can be purchased at the door for a $10 donation or register online at webri.alsa.org/site/TR?px-1623506&fr_id9394&pg=personal.
Saints Rose & Clement Parish will be hosting a steak fry Sept. 14 in the church hall. Come and enjoy a delicious dinner of steak, baked potato, mixed veggies and dessert. Cocktails (cash bar) will begin at 6:15 p.m., dinner at 7:15. Tickets are $20 per person and may be purchased at the Parish Office or by calling 739-0212.
Rhode Island Master Plumbers Association, Inc. will hold apprentice school registration 6:30-8 p.m. on Sept. 12 and Sept. 17 at St. Paul School, 1789 Broad Street, Cranston. Any questions call 225-4129.
Square Dance Workshops
Swinging Square of RI weekly dance workshops will be held Mondays September 16, 23 and 30 from 7-9:30 p.m. at East Smithfield Neighborhood Center, 7 Esmond St., Smithfield. Fee is $6 per person. Contact Louise at 724-7295.
Brown Alumnae Club
The Brown Alumnae Club of Kent County will be meeting Sept. 17 for a guided tour of the National Museum of
American Illustration in Newport. The meeting will be preceded by lunch at the Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown. For more information. Call Betty Goff at 437-1680 or Dorothy Lafond at 783-7885.
On Tuesday, Sept. 17 we will be meeting at the Buttonwoods Community Center on 3027 West Shore Rd. in Warwick at 1:15 p.m. We will be celebrating Citizenship Day with Ranger John McNiff from Roger Williams National Park, who will be our speaker. New members are always welcome. For more information, call Mary Nolan at 941-5507.
Friends of Warwick
The monthly meeting for Friends of the Warwick Animal Shelter will be held Sept. 19 at their new location, the Pilgrim Senior Center, 27 Pilgrim Parkway (behind Benny’s on Warwick Avenue and near Pilgrim High School) at 6:30 p.m. They will be finalizing plans for the upcoming bake sale in September and dog walk in October. Public is invited. For more information call Brenda at 467 2692.
On Sept. 21 Friends of the Warwick Animal Shelter will hold a bake sale at the Community Booth at Warwick Mall from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. In addition to baked items we will also have t-shirts and sweatshirts for sale. If you would like to contribute a baked item or need more information contact Brenda at 467-2692.
New England Steel Guitar will have a meeting Sept. 22 from 1-5 p.m. at Post 15, Main St., East Greenwich. The Rednecks will be the featured band. Donation is $7.
The next scleroderma support group meeting is planned for Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. at Roger Williams Medical Center, 825 Chalkstone Ave., Providence, in the first floor treatment room. Guest speaker is Jeffrey M. Mazer, M.D., pulmonologist, on the topic of rehabilitation for scleroderma patients. For more information contact Carole Cowell at 781-5013.
Tri City Elks Events
Upcoming events at the Tri City Elks Lodge on West Shore Road includes a steak fry Sept. 28 at 5 p.m. Steak, French fries, salad and $1 drafts. $15 tickets at the bar.
Daughters of Isabella
Due to the construction at St. Benedict Parish Center, St. Benedict Circle #423, Daughters of Isabella is postponing our annual Cash Bingo fundraiser that is usually held in September, until Saturday, Nov. 16.
Community Tag Sale
The Conimicut Village Association will be hosting its 2nd Community-Wide Tag Sale Oct. 4 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Maps can be downloaded from www.conimicutvillage.org to the locations of those participating. For residents living in Conimicut who would like to participate (this is free) and get on the list/map, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your address. Advertising will be statewide.
Taste of the
Warwick Museum of Art (WMOA), 3259 Post Road, is helping West Bay Open Studios (WBOS) celebrate the 5th anniversary of their popular Studio Tours with a “taste of the tour” exhibit that runs through Oct. 2. Original works by 23 WBOS artists will be showcased in the main gallery and at four special events that are open to the public free of charge. Tonight’s exhibit is WBOS Artist Demonstrations from 5-7 p.m. Warwick artist Carole Berren will demonstrate watercolors, and other artists will show how they create fused glass, photography, hand-lettering, plein air oil painting and fiber art. More information on the exhibit and events are on Facebook, www.warwickmuseum.org, or call 737-0010 during gallery hours.
Historic Cemetery Cleanup
Behind Picasso’s Pizza there is a historic cemetery, Warwick Cemetery #30 – called Hart Lot – at the end of Call St. in need of minor maintenance. Only one field stone can be seen. Brush and leaves have invaded the cemetery and need to be removed. The Warwick Historic Commission is looking for volunteers to clean the cemetery on Oct. 5 at 9 a.m. Contact Connie Gliottone or Debra McDaniel at 921-4395 or email@example.com if you would like to help. Picasso’s is offering free food and water to participants.
St. Rita’s Autumn Bazaar
St. Rita’s Women’s Club is looking for vendors for their autumn bazaar, to be held Saturday, Oct. 12 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at St. Rita’s Church. Tables cost $20. Call Joan at 739-0239.
SAL Comedy Night
The SAL Comedy Night to be held on Oct. 18 from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. at William Shields Post #43 will feature a chicken dinner and 50/50 raffle. A $25 donation is requested. Dinner will be served at 7, show starts at 8. Tickets may be purchased at the bar, or call Mel Higgins at 714-2275.