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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 member and volunteer. Visit www.warwickhistoricalsocietyonline.org, join them on Facebook, or call 737-4617 for more information.
Tri City Elks Events
Running through June 9, Tri-City Elks #14 will be holding beginner line dance classes every Monday 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.
Ladies Auxiliary Meeting
William Shields Jr. American Legion Post #43 Ladies Auxiliary will hold their monthly meeting April 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Post Home, 662 West Shore Road. Remember, all members are requested to attend as this is the annual visitation of the department officers.
Conimicut Village Association
The Conimicut Village Association will meet April 8 at 7 p.m. at the William Shields American Legion Post, 662 West Shore Road. Topics include the Spring Fling, village yard sale and Easter egg hunt. Community Police will report. Everyone is welcome.
Ladies Golf League
Harbor Lights Country Club is sponsoring a Tuesday morning league for ladies in a non-competitive style. They will have a signup day April 8 from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Buttonwoods Center on West Shore Road. Opening day is the first Tuesday in May and ends Sept 23 with a fun day and banquet. Call Nancy at 737-0515 or the club at 681-4133.
Understanding and Managing
Congestive Heart Failure
West View Nursing and Rehabilitation is presenting their third lecture of the year, Understanding and Managing Congestive Heart Failure, April 8. This free one-hour lecture is being held at 10 a.m. and repeated again at 7 that evening. They will provide a complete understanding of congestive heart failure, how to help manage the disease, and knowledge of the signs and symptoms to understand. Helpful information will be provided to help you care for yourself or your loved one. Call 828-9000 for reservations. West View is located at 239 Legris Ave., West Warwick. All are welcome.
Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association
A general meeting of the Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association will be held on April 8 at 6:30 p.m. at Belize Toyota on Post Rd., Warwick. The meeting will be held in the 2nd floor conference room. They will be providing information on the newly formed neighborhood watch and upcoming events. All are welcome to attend.
Gorton High School Luncheon
The Gorton High School monthly luncheon will be held on April 9 at Chianti’s, 195 Old Forge Road, Warwick, at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $15. All Gorton High School classmates from 1941-1955 are welcome. Call Barbara Kane at 821-0161 or email email@example.com or Fran Allin at 463-8679 if you plan to attend.
East Greenwich Leisure Learning
Do you enjoy learning something new in a fun and friendly environment? East Greenwich Leisure Learning, membership organization now in its 36th year, welcomes interested adults, regardless of residency, to join them by registering for their upcoming six-week series of 12 lectures and programs The dates for the spring series are April 10, 24 and May 1, 8 and15, with morning and afternoon presentation each day. Topics of lectures vary from the practical to the historical, especially Rhode Island history, and anything in between Programs are held at St Luke’s Parish House on the corner of Peirce and Church Sts. The registration fee for the series is $15, and members sign up for the entire series. Pre-registration is required. Those interested may contact the registrar at 828-0978.
Pink Out the Runway
Pink Out the Runway will be held April 11 at Warwick Veterans Memorial High School. Doors open at 5:15 p.m., show begins at 6, featuring a fashion show, vendors, a raffle and a mini bake sale. Tickets are $5, sold at the door or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Mens Wearhouse & Tux and David’s Bridal. This is the senior project of Brianna Carbary, and all proceeds will be donated to the Rhode Island Chapter of Pink Heals.
Spring Rummage Sale
The First Baptist Church of East Greenwich will have its Spring Rummage Sale April 11 from 4-8 p.m. and
again April 12, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. They have the very best items for sale from clothes for all ages and sizes to household items, small appliances, shoes, bags, children’s clothes and toys and so many books on many topics and fiction. You do not want to miss this opportunity to refresh your spring wardrobe and even buy gifts. The church is located one block up from Main Street, easy to find on Pierce Street.
Easter Egg Hunt
Riverview Improvement Association and the Conimicut Village Association will host an Easter egg hunt April 12 at 11 a.m. sharp. The Easter Bunny will be there with prizes and goody bags. The hunt is open to all children ages 10 and under.
The Conimicut Village Association Spring Fling is scheduled for April 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Tri-City Elks Lodge 1915 West Shore Road The event features a buffet dinner, live music, door prizes, raffle baskets and silent auctions. Tickets are $22 and can be purchased online at www.conimicut.org or by calling 524-8404. This sellout annual fundraiser helps pay for the flowers and flags that adorn Conimicut Village center every summer. No tickets will be sold at the door.
Annual Orchid Plant Auction
The annual Ocean State Orchid Society orchid plant auction will be held April 12 at 10 a.m. at the North Kingstown Community Center, 30 Beach St., Wickford. Member sign-up starts at 9 a.m., orchid plant preview from 10-10:30,m auction is at 10:30. Orchid plants offered for auction are mature blooming or near blooming size plants. Payment is by cash or check only. The public is welcome, free admission, Visit www.oceanstateorchidsociety.org.
Colon Cancer Alliance
The Voices of RI chapter of the Colon Cancer Alliance will hold their next monthly meeting at 10 a.m. April 12 in the small meeting room of the Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick. All are welcome to come learn more about our organization, share their story and meet other survivors. For more information, call 739-5623 or visit www.ccalliance.org/RI.
Sparrows Point II, 777 Cowesett Road, Warwick, will hold a spring bazaar April 12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Easter Ham Raffle
Sgt. David Langevin’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 449 will hold an Easter ham raffle April 12 at the post home, 197 Providence St., West Warwick. Raffle will begin at 7 p.m. Many prizes of Easter hams, Easter baskets, food products, household goods, gift certificates and more will be raffled. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Public is invited. For more information call 828-9715.
Used Book Sale
Used and almost new books will be for sale at Asbury United Methodist Church, 143 Ann Mary Brown Dr., Warwick, April 12. The sale will be from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. All proceeds will benefit a campership fund for youth to attend Camp Aldersgate, the United Methodist Church camp in Glocester.
The 12th Annual R.I. Community Food Bank benefit concert will be held Palm Sunday, April 13, at 6:30 p.m. at Lakewood Baptist Church, 255 Atlantic Ave., Warwick. Admission is at least one non-perishable food item. A free-will offering for the food bank will also be taken (check payable to RI Community Food Bank).
New England Steel Guitar
New England Steel Guitar Country will be April 13 at Post 15, Main St., East Greenwich from 1-5 p.m. Al Carter and The Nashville Boys will perform. Kitchen is open.
New Art Classes for Ages 17 and Up
Jumpstart spring by adding colorful creativity to your life with art classes on Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Warwick Museum of Art, 3259 Post Road. Three-week classes are bursts of creativity that fit busy schedules. Four new classes debut this spring: Beginning Ceramics April 15-May 1 $250 (includes all materials); Exploring Pastels May 6-22 $125 (a materials list will be emailed); Creative Drawing May 27-July 12 $125 (a materials list will be emailed); Creating Art from the Masters June 17-July 3 $125 (a materials list will be emailed). Art classes are terrific Mom and Dad’s Day gifts (gift certificates available in any amount) and phone registration is easy with MasterCard or Visa. More information is on Facebook (click “Events” for Registration Form), www.warwickmuseum.org or call the office at 737-0010.
On April 15 at 1:15 p.m. the Gaspee Seniors will be celebrating National Library Week with a speaker from the Warwick Public Library at the Buttonwoods Community Center at 3027 West Shore Road. N new guests are always welcome. Call Mary Nolan at 941-5507.
Boys & Girls Blub Meeting
A general meeting will be held April 15 at 7 p.m. at the Norwood Boys & Girls Club, 43 Frederick St. There will be a special presentation by Minimum Housing representatives covering typical compliance issues and homeowner and/or neighbor-problem resolutions. There will also be a community police crime update report. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome.
Ocean State Toastmasters Meeting
Ocean State Toastmasters will hold its next meeting April 15 from 7-9 p.m. at Warwick City Hall, 3275 Post Road. Ocean State Toastmasters holds its regular meetings on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. The club is one of 13,500 in Toastmasters International, a nonprofit, educational organization devoted to the development of public speaking and leadership skills. The organization has approximately 280,000 members in 116 countries. For more information, call Merrill Winoker, vice president for membership, at 688-4741.
Meet the State Candidates
The Warwick AARP Community Group is hosting an important event April 17 from 5-7 p.m. at the Buttonwoods Community Center. Here is your opportunity to personally meet all the statewide candidates and learn how they plan to address the issues facing Baby Boomers and beyond. This event is free and open to the public of all ages. It will be your chance to ask the question of the candidates.