MacColl YMCA, 26 Breakneck Hill Road, Lincoln, RI [Map]
Doors open at 8:30 a.m.; racing starts at 9:30 a.m. Downhill diecast cars (Matchbox, Hot Wheels, etc.) racing for adults and children, plus vendor tables, raffles. Admission 50 cents. Call Jeremy at 401-248-1625 or visit ljlrc.com.
Divine Deliverance Baptist Church, 82 Serrel Sweet Road, Johnston, RI [Map]
Thea Fielding-Lowe, of Woonsocket, signs copies of her book "Hey Auntie, What Color is God?"
11:30 am to 4:30 pm
Join other individuals, families, and caregivers with a connection to type 1 diabetes for an afternoon of education and connection, at the Providence Biltmore Hotel, 11 Dorrance St., Providence. Free Admission. To register, contact Mary Ellen Rivet at 401-738-9898 or by email at email@example.com.
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, Lincoln, RI [Map]
One-hour tours by costumed docents allow visitors to get an in-depth history about the 200-year house and the many families who lived here. Tours include 10 rooms plus the 3rd floor attic where the original Hearthside looms are displayed and demonstrations given. Admission $8 adults, $6 seniors, $4 ages 10-17, children under 10 free. Call 401-726-0597.
Every Sunday. Doors will open at noon. Food and refreshments will be available. Call Cecile at 401-935-8919. Fairmount Manor, 525 2nd Ave., Woonsocket.
Museum of Work & Culture, 42 So. Main St., Woonsocket, RI [Map]
"Louis Cyr: L’homme le plus fort du monde," 2013. French with English subtitles. Free. Part of the Francofête celebration by Alliance Française de Providence and the League of Francophone Organizations of R.I. Reservations suggested. Call the museum at 401-769-9675.
Museum of Work and Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket [Map]
The Museum of Work and Culture in cooperation with the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Inc. presents a Ranger Talk lecture. Quebec Cinéma will present Québec films with English subtitles.
Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. The first two Sundays of the month are held at Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. The second two Sundays are at Emerald Bay Manor, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road. Call 401-333-5815.
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Mercy Ecology at New Dawn, 75 Wrentham Road, Cumberland [Map]
Explore rocks and minerals, and use them to make musical instruments. Appropriate for families with school-age children. Cost is $5 per person or $15 per family. Register by Thursday, March 6.
For information: Register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 401-333-1341.