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Friday, December 9, 2016

(All day)
aboard the Providence Worcester Railroad departs the Woonsocket Depot, One Depot Square, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Dec. 23. Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, The Conductor and other characters from the beloved story by Chris Van Allsburg, enjoy refreshments, a sing-along and take home a special souvenir. Sponsored by the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council. Call 401-724-2200 or visit www.tourblackstone.com for information and tickets.
(All day)
presented by Trinity Repertory Company, 201 Washington St., Providence, through Dec. 31. Visit www.trinityrep.com or call the box office at 401-351-4242.
(All day)
from Friday, Nov. 25, to Saturday, Dec. 24, at 36 Beach St., North Kingstown. 35 to 40 member-artists will display their work in all media. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday noon to 3 p.m. For more information, contact Judy Salvadore, Gallery Director, at 401-294-6840 or art@wickfordart.org.
(All day)
presented by Ocean State Theatre Company, 1245 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, through Dec. 24. For tickets and information, visit www.oceanstatetheatre.org or call 401-921-6800.
10:00 am
meets at the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket. Get lessons on writing resumes and cover letters, preparing for job interviews and more. Share information with other job seekers and join a support system of guidance and encouragement. Meets every Friday. Free; registration required. Visit www.tinyurl.com/PawtucketJobsClub or Tom Frawley at 401-725-3714, ext. 231 or tfrawley@pawtucketlibrary.org.
12:00 pm
at the Pawtucket Armory Center for the Arts, 172 Exchange St., Pawtucket, noon-8 p.m. Continues Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; also the weekend of Dec. 9-11. Jewelry, ceramics, fiber arts, glass, fine arts, furniture, organic food and body products, photography, home accessories, giftware and much more. www.foundryshow.com .
5:00 pm
947 Park St., Attleboro, Mass., opens Thanksgiving day and runs daily 5-9 p.m., through Jan. 1. See 300,000 lights illuminating more than 10 acres of grounds and walkways, plus outdoor creche of Bethlehem with Clopper the Christmas Donkey. Visit www.lasaletteattleboroshrine.org .
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church, 54 Cedar Swamp Road, Smithfield [Map]
A “Living Nativity” will be presented by Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church. Stop by or drive by to enjoy the living nativity participants, live animals, and Christmas carolers that will be on hand to help set the Christmas mood. There will also be hot chocolate and refreshments.
For information: Call the church office at 401-232-7575 or visit www.orelc.org for additional information.
6:00 pm
Glocester Manton Library, 1137 Putnam Pike, Glocester [Map]
Learn how to make an evergreen wreath for your front door. Bring cut evergreens from your yard, decorations, work gloves, and clippers. The library will provide the rest.
For information: Visit www.glocesterlibraries.org or call 401-568-6077 to register.
6:00 pm
every Friday night at the Manville Manor hall, 155 Church St., Lincoln. Doors open at 5 p.m. and bingo starts at 6 p.m.
7:00 pm
presented by the Valentine Whitman House, 1147 Great Road, Lincoln. Join Pat Perry besides the Zenith Stratosphere and listen to the famous voices of yesteryear as they told weekly stories, sold toothpaste or announced a baseball game. For reservations, which are $10 per person, calling Pat C. at 401-334-2182. Seating is limited.
7:00 pm
presented by Rhode Island Stage Ensemble at the RISE Playhouse, 42 Clinton St., Woonsocket, Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. through Dec. 18. Tickets $16-$20. Visit www.ristage.org .
7:00 pm
at the Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre, 172 Exchange St., Pawtucket. Three small-time, tough-talking crooks plot to rob a man of his valuable coin collection, including the rare Buffalo nickel. Contains strong language. Visit www.gammtheatre.org .
7:00 pm
at the East Blackstone Quaker Meeting House, 197 Elm St., Blackstone. The candles will be lit, boughs hung, and the wood in the stove burning as the East Blackstone Quaker Meeting House and Cemetery Association hosts an old-fashioned Christmas carol sing-along with readings and special music selections to be performed by local singers and musicians. Email harriet@blackstonequakermeetinghouse.org.
7:30 pm
presented by Shining Light Productions at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. on Sundays, through Dec. 11. Tickets $21, $26. Friday morning (10 a.m.) student tickets $10. Call the box office at 401-762-4545 or visit www.stadiumtheatre.com .
7:30 pm
performs a Christmas concert at the historic Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol, 7:30 p.m. and again Sunday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. Tickets $25. Call 401-253-0390 or visit www.lindenplace.org .
7:30 pm
presented by Mixed Magic Theatre, 560 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket. A joyful celebration of holiday and traditional favorites. Each show will also feature a special guest performer. Call 401-305-7333 or visit www.mmtri.com .
7:30 pm
presented by the Academy Players at Q2Q Blackbox Theatre, 180 Button Hole Drive, Providence, next to Buttonhole Golf Course. Tickets are $15. Visit antny2.bpt.me .
8:00 pm
presented by Attleboro Community Theatre, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m., through Dec. 18 , in the Ezekial Bates Masonic Lodge, 71 No. Main St., Attleboro, Mass. Tickets $15, $18, $20. Visit www.attleborocommunitytheatre.com or call 508-226-8100.
8:00 pm
at Chan's, 267 Main Street, Woonsocket. Admission is $15. call 401-765-1900 or visit www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com .
8:00 pm
presented by The Gamm Theatre, 172 Exchange St., Pawtucket, through Dec. 18. For tickets and more information, call the box office at 401-723-4266 or visit www.gammtheatre.org .
8:30 pm
presented by Swamp Meadow Community Theatre at the Captain Isaac Paine Auditorium, 160 Foster Center Road. Tickets may be ordered online at www.swampmeadow.org or by calling Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006. Tickets may also be purchased at the door within one hour of the show.