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.
Young Neal & The Vipers with Dave Howard May 31. Kitchen opens at 7:30 p.m., band starts at 8:30 p.m. $6 at the door.
The Title I Office for Warwick Public Schools announced that Preschool registration for the 2014/2015 school year has started. The preschool program is fully funded through Title I. The program will run four half days each week with a parent component every other Friday. They are offering a morning or an afternoon session to families. Parents are required to attend every other Friday for informative workshops to support family learning and kindergarten readiness. This program is free of charge and is offered to families living in the Oakland Beach, Hoxsie, Wickes and Norwood areas. If you are or know of a family with a child who will be 4 years old by September 1 and are interested in this program, call Carol Maloney at 734-3426 or email at Maloneyc@warwickschools.org.
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).
The divorce group is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. The sessions are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. There will be a 30- to 40-minute video featuring top experts on divorce and recovery subjects, followed by a discussion and sharing time. Sessions will meet from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Christ Church Office Condo through May 27. For more information call the church office (884-8632) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sampson Air Force Base Meeting
The monthly meeting of Sampson Air Force Base Veterans will be held May 27 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 Pinelli’s Italian Cafe, 701 Quaker Lane, West Warwick.
Dr. John Sotis will present cutting edge information about the alarming increase in neurobehavioral disorders and how hemispheric integration, a non-pharmaceutical, brain-based, multi-modal treatment, is yielding unprecedented positive results with these disorders. Educators and parents will learn practical ways to prevent and curb this rising epidemic and will be directed to resources for more information. The seminar will take place May 29 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Warwick School Administration Building, 34 Warwick Lake Ave. To register call or text Jessica Schad at 474-3744. This presentation is open to parents, guardians and family members as well as general education teachers, special education teachers, principals, teacher assistants and related services staff. Seating is limited to the first 50 registrations. Sponsored by the Warwick Special Education Advisory Committee.
Pasta Dinner & Xbox One Raffle
Win an Xbox One and enter the raffle for some spectacular prizes raffle tickets are only $10 each. Drawing for the Xbox One raffle will take place May 30 from 6 p.m. at St. Timothy’s meatball and pasta dinner, which will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 475 Sandy Lane, Warwick. Dinner tickets are only $10.per adult /$7.50 per child, 2 years and under free. For dinner and raffle tickets call St. Timothy’s Rectory at 739-9552. The dinner is being catered by Rigatoni’s Family Restaurant on Warwick Ave.
The West Bay Chorale presents its Spring Concert “It’s A Grand Night for Singing” - Favorites from Broadway Shows, May 31 at 7:30 p.m. at Edgewood Congregational Church, 1788 Broad Street, Cranston. Admission is $10 adults, children under 12 $5.
Free Community Lunch
A free community lunch & food pantry will be held May 31 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 111 West Shore Road, Warwick. All are welcome. Please don’t arrive before 11 a.m. RIPTA #3 Warwick Ave – Hoxsie Four Corners stop at West Shore Nursing Home next to St. Mark’s.
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 9 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.
Grief Support Group
Those who are suffering from the loss of a loved one are welcome to come to one or all of the grief support sessions that will be held at the Christ Church Office Condo (61 Cedar Ave., Unit 6, East Greenwich) every Sunday from 2-4 p.m. through June 1. The meetings will begin with a video featuring interviews with leading authors, counselors, speakers and pastors covering a variety of topics to help you deal with your grief, followed by discussion and sharing. For more information call the church office at 884-8632 or email info@christchurchec org.
Greenwood Colunteer Fire Co. 1 is holding a steak fry fund raiser for a 1940 Mack restoration June 1 starting at 2 p.m. There will be door prizes, entertainment and raffles. For tickets call 736-8412 or 523-1702.
Ocean State Toastmasters
Ocean State Toastmasters will hold its next meeting June 3 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 some 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. Ocean State Toastmasters is one of the oldest clubs in Rhode Island. We are a distinguished club. For more information call Merrill Winoker, vice president for membership, at 688-4741.
Warwick Women’s Club Meeting
The GFWC Warwick Women’s Club will hold its installation dinner meeting June 3 at 6 p.m. at Pinelli’s Italian Café, 701 Quaker Lane, West Warwick. If you are interested in this club, call Sandy at 595-4555 or e-mail Warwick@gfwcri.org.
Festival & Carnival
St. Kevin Parish, 333 Sandy Lane, is hosting a festival and carnival (rain or shine) Friday, June 5, from 6 -11 p.m., Saturday, June 7, from 12- 11 p.m. and Sunday, June 8, 1-6 p.m. Limited ticket-drawing for 1979 MG Sportster, mint, 12,000 original miles. Call 737-2638.