Free movie screening at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. No registration is required. Patrons are welcome to bring drinks and snacks. Call 401-333-2552, ext. 2, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., Pawtucket [Map]
Drop-in to the Children's Caidin Room to play with Legos, board games and card games. The free program is designed for kids ages 7-12 years old while younger children are welcome with caregiver help. Call 401-725-3714, ext. 209 or email@example.com.
St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center Woonsocket [Map]
Sen. Jack Reed and Rep. David Cicilline will speak at the kick off for the Youth Fire Safety Alliance project, based at NRI Community Services. This informational session is free and open to the public, including parents, teachers, mental health providers, law enforcement and fire fighters. Refreshments will be served.
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Primrose Fire Station, 1470 Providence Pike, North Smithfield, RI [Map]
Sponsored by the North Smithfield Land Trust. Cost is $10 per person and includes red or white chowder, clamcakes, a beverage and a homemade dessert. Tickets are available at the door and take out is available. Chowder and clamcakes will be prepared by Mickey G’s Clam Shack. This is the land trust’s only fundraiser and is a favorite annual local event. For more information, call Mary McDonald at 401-766-7123.
Crowne Plaza, Warwick, RI [Map]
Each year this event raises critical funds to provide charitable care to the community through the Visiting Nurse Home Care. The evening will feature food stations, cocktails, dancing and a live and silent auction. Tickets $75. Call Lesley Palagi at 401-762-7302 or visit www.visitingnursehc.org.
Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln, RI [Map]
features a five-course meal accompanied by matching wines. Guest Frank J. Williams, retired R.I. Supreme Court Justice, will oversee dinner preparation. Unveiling of the restored Talbot family portraits, plus costumed staff presents history of the house and its families. Arrival time is 6:30 p.m. Dinner $125 per person, or $200 per couple. Reserve by Sept. 30. Call 401-726-0597.
Slater Memorial Park, Armistice Boulevard, Pawtucket [Map]
Events include the Haunted Tunnel at Slater Park’s Daggett Farm, Halloweenland, The Woods, and various carousel activities. Volunteer organizations are welcome to help run children’s activities in the carousel. Fright Night in the Park runs from Oct. 4 to Oct. 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Diamond Hill Park, 4092 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland [Map]
The 12th annual Haunted Hill is held from dusk to 10 p.m., every Friday and Saturday night until Halloween. It will also be open on Sundays during Columbus Day weekend and Oct. 27. Cost is $15. Visit www.hauntedhill.net .
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
65 Milk St., Blackstone, Mass. [Map]
Haunted event at a transformed Wojcik's Farm that raises money for Boston Children's Hospital. Young children should stay at home, and participants are encourages to wear sneakers and clothes that can get a little dirty. Cost is $15, cash only.
For information: Visit www.massacrefields.com for more information.
Trinity Rep, 201 Washington St., Providence, RI [Map]
John Steinbeck's American tale of the strength of family and the human spirit set in the aftermath of the Great Depression. Runs through Oct. 12 in Trinity's Dowling Theater. Visit www.trinityrep.com or call 401-351-4242.
Mixed Magic Theatre, 999 Main St., Pawtucket, RI [Map]
A story about class, race, criminal justice and moral responsibility, written by award-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis and presented by Mixed Magic Theatre, Sept. 20-Oct. 13, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 3 p.m. Contains strong language. For mature audiences only. For tickets and information, visit www.mmtri.com or call 401-305-7333.
St. Joseph Veterans Association, 99 Louise St., Woonsocket, RI [Map]
Every Friday. Come test your knowledge. Prizes awarded.
A double bill of one-act plays, Sept. 12-Oct. 13, at The Gamm Theatre, 172 Exchange St., Pawtucket. "A Number" looks at the consequences of cloning and human individualism, and "Far Away" tackles genocide, environmental disaster and everyday brutality. Tickets $38, $48. Visit www.gammtheatre.org or call 401-723-4266.
Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston, RI [Map]
at the Park Theatre, 838 Park Ave., Cranston. See the "Liiving Legend of Blues" and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer in concert. Opening act is Quinn Sullivan. Tickets $45, $55. Visit www.parktheatreri.com. or call the box office at 401-467-7275.
Catch a Rising Star Comedy Club, Twin River Casino, Lincoln, RI [Map]
Join comedian Frank O'Donnell and John Morris, Jen Munroe, Mark Shea and John Kelley, graduates of his Comedy Boot Camp, for a night of laughs. $22 at the door or in advance. Visit www.twinriver.com.
Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, RI [Map]
Hear your favorite Fleetwood Mac music by this tribute band. Tickets $26, $31. Call 401-762-4545 or visit www.stadiumtheatre.com.
Concert featuring the Rhode Island College Wind Ensemble and the Banda Nossa Senhora Da Luz from Fall River, in Roberts Hall at Rhode Island College, Providence. Tickets $10. Call the box office at 401-456-8144.