to benefit the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, every Saturday 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.-1 p.m., rain or shine. Call 401-765-4174 for information. Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Road, Woonsocket.
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
86 Main St., Blackstone, Mass. [Map]
Friends of the Blackstone Library host their biggest book sale of the year. Thousands of adult and children's books, DVDs and CDs. Also, donate gently used books on drop-off days, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. at the library, 86 Main St., Blackstone. No Reader's Digest condensed books, textbooks, magazines, encyclopedias, books with mold/mildew and no VHS tapes.
For information: 774-287-5852
Classes held at the North Providence Pool & Fitness Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave.. 9:45-10:45 a.m. $5 donation per person, per class for members and non-members. All proceeds go to Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation. Registration begins at 9:15am. Pre-register: 353-7007. Zumba 4 a Cause T-shirts will be available for purchase - $15 donation.
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland [Map]
Friends Bookstore at the Cumberland Public Library offers used books, sorted and categorized, for sale. Books are $1 or less. Book donations are also accepted.
For information: Call Nancy at 401-334-3268 with questions.
9:45 am to 10:45 pm
Classes are held at the North Providence Pool & Fitness Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave. Free for members; non-members $5 per class. Sponsored by Golden Crest. Call 401-353-7007.
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
at Christ Church, 1643 Lonsdale Ave., Lincoln. Every Thursday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 401-725-1920.
is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Admission is free for veterans and students. Call 401-222-9025.
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
On Saturday and Sunday artists residing in the West Bay of Rhode Island will open their studios to the public. Enjoy this free, self-guided tour as you meander through the neighboring coastal towns of East Greenwich, Warwick, and North Kingstown. Visit www.westbayopenstudios.com or the group’s Facebook page for additional information, updates about the artists, maps, driving directions, and images of artwork. The tour is free and open to the public. Follow the bright gold signs along the road with studio numbers in red dots.
Join the R.I. Historical Society in a walk by landmarks in Providence that inspired the prolific writer. Ninety-minute walk followed by a ticket to see premiere films inspired by Lovecraft. Also, Sunday. Tickets $18. Call 401-861-4445 or visit www.film-festival.org/HPLovecraft15.php . Noon. John Brown House, 52 Power St., Providence.
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The Rhode Island Historical Society’s annual celebration of living history returns to the John Brown House Museum, 52 Power St., Providence. Admission is $15, with a discounted rate of $12 for members. Children under 12 are free. Tickets will be available at the John Brown House Museum the day of the event. For more information, visit RIHS.org.
4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
at Bernon Heights Elementary School, 657 Logee St, Woonsocket. Games, crafts, prizes, vendors and food. $3/child; $5/adult.
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
North Foster Baptist Church, 81 East Killingly Road, Foster [Map]
The cost is $14 for adults; $6 for children younger than age 10; free for children younger than 5. Take out will be available.
For information: Call 401-647-5805 for reservations.
5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Join the Steel Yard and the H.P. Lovecraft Society on Saturday, Oct. 22 for Providence’s hottest Halloween party - The 11th annual Halloween Iron Pour: The Cauldron of Cthulhu. 27 Sims Ave. General admission tickets are $10 on EventBrite.
Moosup Valley Grange, Foster [Map]
The Libraries of Foster will host a Harvest Contra Dance with folk dance caller Elwood Donnelly and the music of The May Bees. Refreshments will be served. All proceeds will benefit Foster Public Library programs and materials.
For information: For more information, call 401-397-4801.
at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, featuring John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band, Roomful of Blues and Steve Smith & The Nakeds. Admission is $26, $31, $36. Tickets are available at the Stadium Theatre Box Office or by calling 401-762-4545 and online at www.stadiumtheatre.com .
Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland [Map]
An evening featuring acoustic guitarist Peppino D'Agostino. Admission is $15. Contemporary fingerstyle guitarist Peppino D'Agostino emerged on the musical scene in the late 1980s. His technique, penchant for open tunings, and percussive effects are the basis of his unique compositional style.
For information: For reservations or information call Blackstone River Theatre at 401-725-9272.