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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.warwickhistoricalsocietyonline.org, join them on Facebook, or call 737-4617 for more information.
In Her Shoes
In Her Shoes, an interactive workshop that will be led by Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Abuse Director of Policy Zulma Garcia, is scheduled for Sept. 5 at 1 p.m. from 1-4 p.m. at the Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center. Learn what it’s like to make decisions as a victim of abuse, plus spend time with a RICADV staffer who has years of experience to pass on to new and seasoned advocates. Sign up today to guarantee your attendance and help your colleagues and friends by forwarding this message today. Cost is $15.
Fall Ladies Only Instructional League at Tin Cup Golf Course will be held Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4 and 11. The Summer League is a huge success, so they are having a Fall League for those who enjoy the cooler temperatures. The league starts with a Sept. 6 clinic. Six holes of on-the-course instruction & 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.
Bingo will be held at St. Kevin’s Church hall, 333 Sandy Lane, Sept. 7. Doors open at 5 p.m., bingo starts at 6. Air-conditioned, fun, prizes, refreshments.
Tri City Elks Events
Upcoming events at the Tri City Elks Lodge on West Shore Road includes the following:
Pig Roast Sept. 7 at 2 p.m. Pig with wall the fixings and live music. $20 per ticket.
Oldies Hoop Shoot Sept. 8 from 12-4 p.m. Chicken BBQ dinner after the shoot. $15. Contact Steve Lagesse at 413-5888.
Steak Fry Sept. 28 at 5 p.m. Steak, French fries, salad and $1 drafts. $15 tickets at the bar.
Lakewood Baptist Church, 255 Atlantic Ave., Warwick, will hold a chicken dinner Sept. 7 at 6 p.m. Menu includes roasted chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, salad, coffee and dessert. Adults are $8, children 6-10 $6, children under 5 eat free. For reservations call Donna at 828-8011 or Marge at 828-3764.
The Friends of the Warwick Senior Centers are having their monthly Bingo Sept. 8. Please come and bring a friend. Remember any sample size toiletries for the homeless. Come and have a great day. Doors open at 11 a.m.
Wine Tasting Silent Fundraiser
The third annual wine tasting silent fundraiser at Beso’s will be held Sept. 8 from 5-8 p.m. to benefit London Bridge. Send ticket requests with payment to 165 Duke St., East Greenwich, RI 02818.
Memorial Cancer Walk
The fifth annual Kerri McClean Memorial Cancer Walk to benefit women with gynecological cancer and their families will be held Sept. 8 at Warwick City Park on Asylum Road. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. Proceeds go to “Women in Need” and “Integrative Care Service” programs at Women & Infants’ Hospital in memory of Kerri McClean, who succumbed to a five-year battle with cervical cancer in 2009. Complimentary Reiki, reflexology, massage, chiropractic and astrology services will be offered. Refreshments will be provided. Baskets and gift cards will be raffled. $25 registration fee; survivors walk free. For more information call 463-7895.
Swinging Squares Dance Club of RI’s Fun Night, open to all singles or couples who want to learn to square dance, will be held Sept. 9 from 7-9:30 p.m. at East Smithfield Neighborhood Center, 7 Esmond St., Smithfield. Free for this night. Contact Louise at 724-7295.
Women’s Bowling League
St. Peter’s Women’s Bowling League has several openings for this year’s bowling. They meet Monday evenings at 6:15 p.m. at Meadowbrook Bowling Alley, Warwick Ave. First week of bowling is Sept. 9. If you are interested in joining call Dot McGuinn at 463-9535, Karen Shields at 463-0004 or Monique Lavallee at 780-9855.
Daughters of Isabella
All current members of St. Benedict’s Daughters of Isabella, come and join the business meeting on Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. They will be meeting in the school at St. Benedicts.
Beginner Line Dance Classes
Starting Sept. 9 and running through June 9, 2014, Tri-City Elks #14 will be holding beginner line dance classes every Sunday night from 7-8:30 p.m. at 1915 West Shore Road. All ages are welcomed. Cost is $6 per person. For more information call Lori at 821-4361 or the lodge at 737-9510.
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.mcguinn@
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 Auonset Air Museum, 488 Eccleston Ave., North Kingstown. Admission is $7 for adults, $3 for children. Call 294-9540 for more information.
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.
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 & 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/
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.
Apprentice School Registration
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.
New England Steel Guitar
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.
Scleroderma Support Group
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.
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 after Oct. 10. For residents living in Conimicut who would like to participate (this is free) and get on the list/map, email email@example.com with your address. Advertising will be statewide.
Taste of the Tour Exhibit
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.