meets on Thursdays at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, at 10a.m. Call 401-753-7000.
McCoy Stadium, 1 Columbus Ave., Pawtucket, RI [Map]
PawSox play Syracuse Chiefs at 12:05 p.m. First 2,500 children entering the stadium receive a Snoopy doll. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox.com .
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Chess Games at the Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland, every Thursday 1-4 p.m. All welcome. Contact Vic Blank at 401-333-6173.
Roger Williams National Memorial Park, 282 No. Main St., Providence, RI [Map]
"The American Civil War and General Ambrose Burnside – A Misunderstood General." Join National Park Service Ranger Chuck Arning and a Civil War historian for a walking tour of Burnside's Providence. A moderate walk with a steep hill. Wear sturdy walking shoes. Visit www.blackstonevalleycorridor.org or call 401-762-0250. Sponsored by the National Park Service and John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor.
at Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Taught Thursdays through Aug. 7 by Lori Senno. $5 drop-in. Features raised stage for instructor. Visit www.riverfolk.org .
Meets Thursdays at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St, Woonsocket. An outlet for adult writers of all leanings. No critiquing. All are welcome and there is no charge. Call 401-769-9044.
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Second Stage Studio, 1 Angell Road, Cumberland [Map]
Perform a cover song or your own original, recite poetry, a short story or monologue, or other creative performance. Free to perform; $5 admission for audience. Register by calling Gabby Gonsalves at 401-334-4800, ext. 3, or www.openmicsecondstage.weebly.com . Continues through Aug. 21.