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Monday, May 29, 2017

(All day)
Weekdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 82 Smith St., Providence. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, the State Room and the rotunda. The Visitor’s Center gift shop is also open for Rhode Island produced books, postcards, and other unique gifts and mementoes. Visit www.sos.ri.gov or call 401-222-3983.
8:45 am
Foster Memorial Post will observe Memorial Day with a parade and wreath-laying ceremony. The parade will step off at 8:45 a.m. from Foster Center and North Roads and proceed to the town memorial, located at the Eddy Building, South Killingly Road. A speaking program will follow. All are welcome. In the event of rain, the parade will be canceled and the observance held at the Foster Center Fire Station, Foster Center Road, at 9 a.m.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. This program is open to children birth through age 6 and their parents or caregivers. The library will have age-appropriate toys, books, and art activities available. Call the children’s room at 401-333-2422, ext. 15.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
1 Chapel Street, Lincoln, R.I. [Map]
Prior to the Lincoln Memorial Day Parade, on Monday, May 29, at 11 a.m., a wreath laying ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. in front of the Saylesville Fire District before the parade begins. The parade starts at Reservoir Avenue, continues down Smithfield Avenue to Walker Street and ends at the Saylesville Fire Station. For more information, email Lincolnmemorialday@gmail.com, call 401-334-6103 or check out Lincoln Memorial Day Parade on Facebook.
10:30 am to 2:45 pm
The Glocester Memorial Day parade will take place on May 29 and begin at the Chepachet Free Will Baptist Church located at 1213 Putnam Pike with a 10:30 a.m. start time, weather permitting. The parade will wind through the streets of the Chepachet village and end in the Acotes Hill Cemetery. A short ceremony will take place, followed by the firing of a cannon.
10:30 am
American Legion Balfour-Cole Post 64, Smithfield Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2929 and its Auxiliary will hold a joint memorial service at the Veterans’ Memorial, Deerfield Park. A parade of colors will kick off the ceremony, with honor guards from the Smithfield Police Department and the Smithfield Fire Department. The Smithfield Senior Center is also collecting new socks, shirts and underwear for Operation Stand Down RI, and organizers request those attending the ceremony make a donation of these items to assist struggling and homeless veterans in Rhode Island.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
The Scituate Memorial Day parade will begin at Berkander Field on Institute Lane at 10:30 a.m. and will include a ceremony on the steps of The Old Congregational Church, weather permitting. Local Boy Scouts of America and Girl Scouts of America troops will march in the parade, along with the high school band, the Scituate Fire Department, the police department color guard, and other local organizations.
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Discover your family history at the American French Genealogical Society, 78 Earle Street, Woonsocket.
11:00 am
The Lincoln Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 29, at 11 a.m., starting at Reservoir Avenue, down Smithfield Avenue to Walker Street, ending at the Saylesville Fire Station. A wreath laying ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. before the parade begins in front of the Saylesville Fire District. For more information, email Lincolnmemorialday@gmail.com, call 401-334-6103 or check out Lincoln Memorial Day Parade on Facebook.
1:00 pm
at the Bellingham Senior Center, 40 Blackstone St., Bellingham, Mass. 1-2 p.m. for beginners; 2-3 p.m. for advanced. For more information, call Suezy 401-766-9495 or call the Senior Center at 508-966-0398.
1:30 pm
at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox.com . 1:35 p.m.
7:00 pm
meets at Calvin Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Road, Cumberland. Find hope and encouragement after death of a loved one. To register, call 401-333-0355.