8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary is reopening the indoor yard sale in the rear of 266 Mendon Road, Woonscoket. It will be open every Saturday through the end of June. New items will be available weekly. All proceeds benefit the care of homeless cats and kittens.
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
At Slatersville Congregational Church, 26 Green St., North Smithfield, rain or shine. There will be a selection of plants, flowers, and hanging baskets as well as lots of “treasures.” Call 401-769-2773.
8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Huge Yard Sale Fundraiser. Proceeds to benefit the Cumberland Boys' Tennis Team at Tucker Field tennis courts, 2600 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Electronics, furniture, kitchen and living room stuff. Books, DVDs, knick-knacks galore. Some used, some new.
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
At Le Club Par-X, 36 Stanley St., Woonsocket.
For information: Call 401-765-1520
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Chapel Street Congregational Church, 185 Chapel St., Lincoln [Map]
Perennials, vegetables, herbs, dahlia bulbs by the bag and wild flowers will be available for purchase. Gardening experts will be on hand to assist gardeners. Rain or shine.
For information: Call 401-726-4772.
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rain or shine at the Cumberland Monastery, 1464 Diamond Hill Road. Perennials, vegetables, herbs, annuals available.
For information: Email email@example.com
Saylesville Friends Meetinghouse, 374 Great Road, Lincoln, will be a hosting a craft fair featuring all kinds of local artist. There will be music, demonstrations, food and fun. The book swap will also be open and there’ll be plenty of free books for the taking. Rain or shine. Call 401-762-5726.
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Moosup Valley Volunteer Fire, 55 Moosup Valley Road, Foster. Annuals, unusual perennials, vegetables, herbs, garden items, honey and beauty products made from honey and beeswax and more will be sold at this event. Call 401-397-9248.
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Glocester Manton Library, 1137 Putnam Pike, Glocester [Map]
The Friends of Glocester Manton Library will host a plant sale at the library. If you would like to donate plants, bring them to the library a couple of days before the sale.
For information: Call the library at 401-568-6077.
9:00 am to 10:00 pm
At the American-French Genealogical Society, 78 Earle St., Woonsocket. Genealogy and DNA by Tom Allaire.
For information: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
100 Farnum Pike, Smithfield [Map]
The Georgiaville Baptist Church Sunday School will hold its annual Plant & Baked Goods Sale along with a charity car wash.
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, Lincoln [Map]
Hosted by the Friends of the Lincoln Public Library. The event, held rain or shine, is free. Bring perennials, herbs or bulbs, and include at least three bulbs per pot. Use pots at least 4 inches in diameter. Label the plants clearly with the plant name and any other useful information, including color, height, time of bloom, light needs and care. Swap the same number of plants you bring. Perennials and bulbs will also be available for sale.
For information: Call 401-333-2422.
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Hunter Insurance, 389 Old River Road, Lincoln [Map]
Hunter Insurance, Manville, will accept papers for shredding from 9 a.m. to noon. Consider donating an item for a local food pantry.
For information: Call 401-769-9500
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Laurel Grange, 347 Snake Hill Road, Harmony [Map]
Table rentals are $15.
For information: Call Priscilla at 401-934-1561 or Carolyn at 401-934-0507.
at the Hayden Center at Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, open every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Used books, CDs and DVDs for sale. Also open Thursdays 5:30-7:30 p.m. Donations welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cumberland Public Library.
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. A raffle will be held at noon. Tickets on sale at the front desk or the bookstore for $1 each, 3 for $2, 10 for $5.
Lincoln High School, 135 Old River Road, Lincoln [Map]
Held in honor of the late Marissa Lorea. The course begins at LHS, 135 Old River Road, and continues 2.5 miles through the Amica complex. Registration costs $15. All participants will receive a T-shirt. Money raised will go to the Marissa A. Lorea Scholarship Fund.
For information: Visit www.marissasrun.com.
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Arnold House, 487 Great Road, Lincoln [Map]
Walking tour through historic Saylesville, including a visit to Arnold House and Saylesville Meeting House. Admission is free for Historic New England members and $8 for nonmembers. Registration is recommended.
For information: Call 401-728-9696.
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Washington Hills Resident’s Association, in the Community Room at 10 Wake Robin Road. The sale will feature white elephant table, jewelry, homemade baked goods, arts and crafts and brand name vendors tables. Hot dogs, sandwiches, beverages and other food items will be available for purchase.
Slater Memorial Park, Armistice Boulevard, Pawtucket [Map]
"Vegetables & Herbs" presented by master gardeners. Learn about growing veggies and herbs in your garden, from soil prep, to fertilizing and watering, to plant selections. Also, soil testing, a wide selection of plants available for sale, and raffles. Free. Held rain or shine.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Saylesville Friends Meetinghouse, 374 Great Road, Lincoln, RI [Map]
Every third Saturday of the month. Exchange your used books for something new to read. Free event. Also, VHS tapes, magazines, LP records.
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Elizabeth Baldwin Elementary School, 50 Whitman St., Pawtucket. The “Healthy Kids, Happy Community/Niños Saludables, Comunidad Feliz” will feature bilingual education, raffle prizes, activities and entertainment for the children, healthy snacks, and free health screenings for both kids and adults, including blood pressure, BMI/waist circumference, cholesterol, glucose, hearing, vision and smoke risk assessments.
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
East Smithfield Public Library, 50 Esmond St, Smithfield [Map]
Children, ages 7-12, are invited to attend this comic workshop. Stretch your imagination to create your own comic book characters. Registration is required as space is limited. For more information, please call Miss Babs at 401-231-5150, ext. 3.
For information: Call 401-231-5150
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Veterans of WWII and the Korean War will be honored at our Armed Forces Day Salute: A Tribute to the Warriors of The Greatest Generation at The Village at Waterman Lake, 715 Putnam Pike, Greenville. Features a wartime memorabilia exhibit, songs from the era performed by Emcee Lou Renzi and Generations, complimentary hors d’oeuvres, gourmet desserts and refreshments. Closing ceremonies including a cannon and gun salute. Call 401-949-1333.
Burrillville Recreation Center, Lodge Road, Pascoag [Map]
Creative Children's Art Classes from 11 a.m. to noon for ages 5 to 11. Each month we focus on a different artist for inspiration. Painting and drawing materials provided. Cost: $10 Fee includes all materials Children from all communities welcome.
For information: Call 401-568-0748 to register
At Chapachet Grange, 28 Chopmist Hill Road, Glocester. The event will feature prizes, a penny social and refreshments. For more information or a free lesson, call 401-568-2011.
Cumberland Public Library, 1464 Diamond Hill Road Cumberland [Map]
Germaine Gerie and her art class will showcase their art in Hayden Center Art Gallery. Meet the artists and watch Gerie paint a piece of art on the spot. Space is limited. Register at the information desk or online today.
For information: Email email@example.com. Call 401-333-2552, ext. 2
53 Federal Street Woonsocket, RI 02895 [Map]
The Rhode Island State Council Knights of Columbus in conjunction with the Office of Catholic Youth Ministry of the Diocese of Providence is sponsoring an "ALL YOU CAN EAT DYNAMITE AND BEER BLAST" to benefit the Father Marot CYO Center and the Rejoice In Hope CYO Center on Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 5:00-8:00pm at the Father Marot CYO Center. Donation: $10 per person. Tickets are available in advance by calling the Center at 762-3252 and will be available at the door.
For information: 401-762-3252
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Smithfield Senior Center, 1 William J. Hawkins Trail, Smithfield [Map]
Local group Revive the Roots will host its 3rd annual Wine & Cheese (and Beer) Fundraiser. Live music will be provided, along with an assortment of local wines, beers, and cheeses. There will also be a silent auction featuring items from local businesses.
For information: Visit www.revivetheroots.org .
Pawtucket Red Sox vs. Indianapolis Indians at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Game time 6:05 p.m. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox.com .
Rhode Island Convention Center, One Sabin St., Providence [Map]
Collection 2013, the Apparel Design department’s popular fashion show, will take to the runway. A preview show will be held at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the Dunkin' Donuts Center Box Office, One LaSalle Square, Providence, call 401-331-6700, or visit Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are $42-62 for the main show and $17-$22 for the preview. Tickets will be available at the Rhode Island Convention Center on-site box office on May 18 only.
American Legion Post 85, 19 Arnold St., Woonsocket [Map]
Live NWWE Combat Warfare 3 featuring Slyk Wagner Brown, “Tokyo Monster” Kahagas, The Devil’s Reject, Mike McCarthy and more. Tickets $10 in advance; $15 on day of event. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; bell time 7 p.m. Visit www. nwwextreme.com . Call 401-762-6100.
At the Twin River Event Center. Tickets: $20. The 2nd annual benefit concert in memory of Domenic A. Izzi, Jr., a talented musician and artist who was tragically killed by a drunken driver. Featuring Blue Coupe, Custard Pie, Flash Mob, Mystique, Therapy & Dirty Deeds. A portion of this year's proceeds will go to the Station Fire Memorial Fund. This is a 21 and up event. Visit www.twinriver.com/eventscenter.php .
American Legion Post 85, 870 River St, Woonsocket [Map]
Your favorite NWWExtreme wrestlers will be in action, plus plenty of others from around the country for Combat Warfare 3. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Tickets on sale at Post 85 now. Hot dogs, burgers, sausages and fries will be available, with all the food proceeds going to the Post 85 Scholarship Fund.
For information: Call 401-766-7585 or 401-300-2971
Stone Soup Coffeehouse, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket [Map]
A night of music, dancing, raffles, desserts and coffee. Some proceeds to benefit Stone Soup Coffeehouse. Visit www.soup.org . Tickets: $20.
Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, RI [Map]
performs Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets $12. Visit www.stadiumtheatre.com or call 401-762-4545.
Yellow Rock Memorial Dance at East Smithfield Neighborhood Center, 7 Esmond St., Smithfield, 8 -11 p.m. The fee is $7 per person. Call Louise at 401-724-7295.
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Twin River Casino,100 Twin River Road, Lincoln [Map]
At Catch A Rising Star Comedy Club. Tickets: $22. Visit www.twinriver.com/catchrisingstar.php .
East Smitfield Neighborhood Center, 7 Esmond St., Smithfield [Map]
Theme: Yellow Rock Memorial Dance. Fee: $7 per person. Visit www.swingingsquares.com .
For information: Call Louise at 401-724-7295.
Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Highway, Burrillville [Map]
8:30 to 12:30 p.m. No cover.
For information: Call 401-568-6243
8:30 pm to 12:30 am
At Lighthouse Bar. Free event. Playing all your favorites from the 70s, 80s, 90s and today. Visit www.twinriver.com/lighthousebar_ent.php .