Mancini Center will hold Memorial Day celebration May 23

Mancini Center will hold Memorial Day celebration May 23

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., announces the following programs.

• A Memorial Day Celebration Luncheon and Live Musical Show will be held Thursday, May 23, from 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include an opening ceremony with the Northern Rhode Island Korean War Veterans. A musical show will be held at 1 p.m. with the Company Bees; enjoy music of the 1940s and songs of the Andrew Sisters. The luncheon begins at noon.

The cost is $3 per person. Open to members and nonmembers 55 and older. For reservations, call 401-231-0742, ext. 107.

• A Wheel of Fortune game will be presented by Maxine Hutchins of Right At Home on Tuesday, May 21, at 10:30 a.m.

• “Bird Brain For A Day” will be presented by “The Laughing Lady,” Louise Cadieux, on Wednesday, May 22, at 10 a.m.

• An Art Class Exhibit will be held Thursday, May 23, at 9 a.m. The NPMC painting and quilting class members will be showcasing their work.

• The Insight Support Group will meet Tuesday, May 21, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The group brings together people who are living with vision loss to help them find ways to overcome the isolation, loneliness, and frustration that they may be feeling. To register, contact Rick Andrade at 401-941-3322, or email

• A trip to the Newport Flower Show at Rosecliff Mansion will be held on Friday, June 21, departing at 9:30 a.m. and returning at approximately 4:30 p.m. The cost is $22 per person and includes admission to flower show.

For more information, call 401-231-0742.