Meadowbrook Terrace, 2220 Warwick Ave., has bingo every Friday might 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 a member and volunteer. Visit www.warwickhistoricalsocietyonline.org, join them on Facebook, or call 737-4617 for more information.
Tri City Elks Events
Pre-New Year’s Eve Bash Dec. 28 at 7 p.m. $25 per person. Music from the Here Again Band. Menu will be roast beef, mushroom gravy, 2 baked stuffed shrimp, baked potato, vegetable and salad. Purchase your tickets by Dec. 22.
Bingo Friday, Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m. Package prices. Food and specials. Kitchen opens at 5.
Don’t forget country line dancing every Monday 7-8:30 p.m. Cost $6. Instructed by Lori Enos.
The Apponaug tree lighting will take place Dec. 3 at Dorothy Mayer Park. Santa will arrive by Warwick Fire truck at 6:10 p.m. Refreshments will be served in the St. Barnabas Church basement room (front entrance) with caroling by the Pilgrim High School Chorus. Sponsored by the Apponaug Area Improvement Association.
Garden Club Party
The Chatham Village Garden Club will have their annual holiday party Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the home of member Elly Hull. There will be a gift exchange, so bring one and receive one.
Chanukah at Pawtuxet Park
Celebrate Chanukah at Pawtuxet Park, Narragansett Parkway and Post Road, Warwick, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. Menorah lighting, Chanukah songs, hot latkes and gelt.
There will be a holiday extravaganza benefiting the MS Dream Center Dec. 4 from 6-9:30 p.m. at Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet, Cranston. Begin the holidays with a festive evening filled with food, entertainment and shopping. Admittance is a $40 donation (tickets are required for admission); checks are payable to MS Dream Center. For more details and to purchase tickets visit www.msdreamcenter.org or contact Anne DelSignore, event coordinator, at 330-7470 or email@example.com.
RI Regional Squadron
The Rhode Island Regional Squadron, Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Association, Inc. will hold its monthly luncheon at Pinelli’s Deli and Café, 701 Quaker Lane, West Warwick Dec. 4 at 1 p.m. All Air Force veterans are welcome to join for lunch, especially those who served at SAFB. For more information email leohfoxcpa@
Christmas and Holiday
The Norwood Neighborhood Association will host a family-community Christmas and holiday celebration Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. at the Norwood Boys and Girls Club, at 43 Frederick St. There will be live music, holiday snacks and pastries, along with refreshments, plus a few other surprises. All are welcome.
There will be a Christmas luncheon All classes 1941-1955 from Gorton High School Dec. 11 at 11:30 a.m. at Chianti’s Restaurant, 195 Forge Road, Warwick. Let Dot know your menu choice before Dec. 4 at 463-9535 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holiday Shopping Night
Our Lady of Mercy School will hold its first-ever Holiday Shopping Night and Trunk Show Dec. 5 from 5-9 p.m. at OLM School, Fourth Ave., East Greenwich. Join for a fun and festive evening filled with beautiful handmade items and artwork from local crafters and artisans, wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, raffle prizes and more.
Rhode Island Family Shelter’s Annual Live Jewelry Auction will be held Dec. 6 at the Aldrich Mansion, 836 Warwick Neck Ave. Featuring jewelry by David Yurman, Judith Ripka, Alex + Ani, Tiffany, Ippolita, Erwin Pearl, Carolyn Pollack, Rose Gold/Bronze and 24k Gold. $15 minimum donation. Light refreshments/cash bar. Limited seating available. Contact Patti M. at 739-8584 or email patti@rifamilyshelter.
org with any questions.
The Conimicut Village tree lighting will be held Dec. 6 at 6:30 pm in Donovan Park (corner of Beach Avenue and West Shore Road). Santa will arrive by fire truck at 6:20. Following the lighting, the Aldrich Junior High School chorus will provide holiday music in Woodbury Union Church. Refreshments will be served in the lower level of Woodbury Union. All are welcome to attend. Co-sponsored by the Conimicut Village Association and the Woodbury Union Church.
Crafting for Critters
Friends of the Warwick Animal Shelter is hosting their annual Crafting for Critters Christmas Craft Fair Dec. 7 at the Buttonwoods Community Center, 3027 West Shore Road, Warwick, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Over 40 vendors will be gathered under one roof selling their wares just in time for Christmas. Products for sale include stained glass, Silpada jewelry, tutus for children, handmade chocolates, photography, handmade candles, crafts for animal lovers, handcrafted jewelry, Wildtree herbs, Pampered Chef housewares, baked goods, all natural dog treats, glass block art, clothing, books and more. Admission is free. For more information call 467-2692. Pets are not allowed in this facility, so please leave them at home. Vendor space is sold out. All proceeds will benefit the homeless animals at the Warwick Animal Shelter.