Meadowbrook Terrace, 2220 Warwick Ave., has bingo every Friday night at 6:30 p.m., featuring great prizes and a wonderful group of people All are welcome
Warwick Historical Society
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.whsri.org, join them on Facebook, or call 737-4617 for more information.
Country Line Dancing with Tami Mondays from 7-8:30 p.m. Cost is $6. Come and have some fun.
Blood Drive July 12 at 9 a.m. in the lower level of the building. Did you know that only three percent of eligible individuals donate blood? Let’s use this opportunity to raise that number and help many individuals with your gift of blood. One pint saves three lives. After you donate, enjoy a hearty home-cooked breakfast. So mark your calendars. Stop in between 9 a.m. and 12 noon on July 12 and give the gift of life.
for College Students
College students are still being interviewed for summer internships, and Warwick Museum of Art is especially interested in education majors who enjoy working with children for its Summer Art Camp, and communications majors who want real-world experience writing articles, press releases and Facebook posts. These are unpaid internships, but WMOA is participating in a state-run program that provides small stipends for students who attend out-of-state colleges. For complete details call the office as soon as possible, 737-0010.
Conimicut Village Memorial Bricks
The Conimicut Village Association is still accepting orders for memorial bricks. Bricks can be used to commemorate a life event or to honor a person, living or deceased. The engraved bricks are installed along the walkway at the scenic overlook at the ocean end of Beach Avenue. Over 50 bricks have already been installed. For more information contact Ginny at 524-8404. Forms can be downloaded at www.conimicut.org (events page).
Summer Art Camp
Ages 6-12 will have unique ways to explore their creativity this summer at Warwick Museum of Art, 3259 Post Road. New art sessions include comic books, oil pastels, wearable art, and art & poetry in nine lines. Plus, favorite sessions like acrylic painting, ceramics, drawing and jewelry making will be offered again. Full camp schedule, instructors and pricing are on Facebook (Events), online at warwickmuseum.org or call the office. Easy phone registration with Mastercard or Visa, but register soon because spaces are limited. Call 737-0010.
Sampson Air Force Meeting
The monthly meeting of Sampson Air Force Base Veterans will be held June 24 at 1300 hours. All Air Force veterans, especially Sampson AFB vets, are welcome to the Sampson AFB Veterans Squadron. The squadron holds monthly luncheons on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Twin Oaks Restaurant, 100 Sabra St., Cranston. They will meet in “Billy’s Room.”
Greater Warwick Lions will be hosting a carnival at the Rhode Island Mall parking lot June 25, 26, 27, 28 and 29. All proceeds will benefit the Lions’ charities, Ronald McDonald House, children with cancer, Insight, children and adults in the community needing eye exams and glasses, JONAH, and scholarships awarded to Warwick students.
RI Pink Heels
To benefit the RI Chapter of Pink Heals in your community, the RI Pink Heals Meeting House Committee has set the June dates for the center to be open available to survivors and women in treatment. The Center at 53 Providence St., Suite 5, West Warwick, will be open in June on the following dates: June 25 5-8 p.m., June 30 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Please feel free to forward any of your ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Trout Unlimited Meeting
The Narragansett Chapter of Trout Unlimited (#225) will host its regular monthly meeting June 25 starting at 6 p.m. at the Arcadia Management Area Check Station, Rt. 165, Exeter. This will be the chapter’s second Stream-Side Meetings at the Check Station. Hot dogs, hamburgers and beverages will be available. All members and guests welcomed. Contact chapter president Ron Marafioti at (571) 643-1452 with any questions.
The Warwick Municipal Retirees Association meets the last Wednesday of each month at the Pilgrim Senior Center. Please note the time change for this meeting only: 11:30 a.m. Come to the meeting and get the scoop. Members and new members, plan on attending to support your organization. There are major issues arising and elections are right around the corner. Join us and discuss the issues over coffee and something scrumptious. Hope to see one and all on June 25. Any questions contact Lois Cerrito at 738-1768.
Summer Night Concert Series
The Apponaug Area Improvement Association presents its 4th Annual Music for a Summer Night Concert Series on the front steps of Warwick City Hall 6:30-8 p.m. The schedule is as follows: Thursday, June 26; Reggie Centracchio Night Life Orchestra Big Band Sound; July 10 Joe Esposito Timeless Classics; July 24 Saucy Jack Band Acoustic Rock; August 7 Bobby Justin Classic Rock ’n Roll; Aug. 21 Ten Rod Ramblers Blues & Rock. In case of rain, concerts will be held in the Friendship Hall of Warwick Central Baptist Church Hall across from City Hall.
Early Bird Breakfast
The First Congregational Church of Warwick, 715 Oakland Beach Ave., is having an early bird breakfast June 28 from 5-10 a.m. This all you can eat breakfast is only $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. Children 5 and under eat free. Menu includes scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, toast, pancakes, cereal, fruit cocktail, coffee, tea and juice.
Rocktail Renditions will be playing songs you remember at the Trudeau Memorial Center Patterson Building cafeteria June 30 at 1:15 p.m.
St. Benedict Church
100th Anniversary Celebration
St. Benedict Church, 135 Beach Avenue, Warwick, is celebrating 100 years. St. Benedict was the first full Catholic Parish in the City of Warwick. They are looking for former priests, nuns, students, teachers and past and present parishioners to share history and photos. This will be an uplifting event for the faith community. The next volunteer committee meeting is July 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the rectory. Contact Barbara or Don at 737-9492 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gorton High School Luncheon
The Gorton High School luncheon will be held July 9 at 11:30 a.m. at Waterfront Restaurant and Landing (formerly Timmy’s One Bay), Oakland Beach, Warwick. Email Dot McGuinn at email@example.com or call 463-9535.
Greenwood Community Church presents The Bohemian Quartet featuring traditional Gypsy music July 13 at 3 p.m. at Greenwood Community Church Presbyterian, 805 Main Ave., Warwick. Suggested dfonation is $10.00 adults, $5.00 children under 12 For tickets call 270-0094 or 737-3753.
Old-Fashioned Grange Picnic
Celebrate summer with an old-fashioned grange picnic hosted by the Rhode Island and Connecticut State granges. The event will be held July 19 starting at 10 a.m. There will be lunch at 12 noon. The event will be held at the North Stonington Community Grange & Fairgrounds at 21 Wyassup Road, North Stonington, Conn. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided. Rhode Island to bring snacks and desserts; Connecticut to bring sides and salads. There will be old-fashioned picnic games, entertainment and more. Fill your car for a fun day with Grange friends from Connecticut and Rhode Island. New members and prospective members welcome. RSVP by June 30 to Steve Logan at 4783-3551 or e-mail SWLogan102@cox.net.