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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

10:00 am
Meet at the Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., Woonsocket. Guides will lead groups along the banks of the Blackstone and Main Street, explaining how the river influenced the birth of the Industrial Revolution and how, in turn, the mills environmentally impacted the river. $8 for adults, $6 for students and seniors. All participants will also receive complimentary admission to the Museum. Groups are limited to 12. Pre-registration is suggested. Reservations can be made by calling 401-769-9675.
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Scrabble Games – Adult players welcome every Wednesday, at the North Providence Public Library, 1810 Mineral Spring Avenue. Call 401-353-5600.
2:00 pm
at Swan Point Cemetery led by cemetery historian Deborah Hogan. The two hour tour will begin outside the main office at 2 p.m. exploring the more historic sections of the cemetery. It will focus on notable people of history interred at the cemetery as well as monuments of historic and architectural interest. Admission is free. Space is limited and reservations are requested. Call 401-272-1314 for reservations or email anitav@swanpoint1846.com. Rain date is Tuesday, Aug. 30.
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Street, Woonsocket. Features a line-up of classic and exotic muscle cars and music. Hungry patrons will be able to stop in at several Main Street eateries including New York Lunch, Dominoes, Main Street Café, Tandoori Restaurant and several food trucks. Call Linda Plays at 401-767-9282.
6:00 pm
a family event offered by Scott Travers of R.I. Department of Environmental Management/Fish and Wildlife at the North Smithfield Public Library, 20 Main St., Slatersville. Participants will learn to make their own fresh water flies and then have the opportunity to fish using the flies they created at a private fly fishing event in Rhode Island. Ages 10 and up. To register, call 401-767-2780.
6:00 pm
Teens in grades 6-12 invited to watch the second movie in the franchise featuring one of America’s favorite superheroes on the big screen. Bring your own snacks. No registration required. For more information, call the Teen Librarian at 401-725-3714 x221 or email sbloom@pawtucketlibrary.org.
6:00 pm
Dixieland will perform. Bring your own seating. Non-Alcoholic beverages welcome. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. 6:30 p.m. North Scituate Gazebo, Route 116. Call 401-647-3366.
6:00 pm
Patriot Place’s summer outdoor movie series at NRG Plaza presents a free showing of “Zootopia” The fun begins at 6 p.m. with preshow entertainment on the plaza, located outside The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon. Families are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Visit www.patriot-place.com .
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
at Governor John A. Notte Jr. Memorial Park, North Providence, May 28-Sept. 3, rain or shine. this summer. In the event of rain, class will be held in the Recreation Hall, stone building no. 1. Parking is available in the park’s lower lot at 2 Governor Notte Parkway. $10/per class; drop-ins are welcome. Cash or credit card will be accepted. Open to all levels. Call 401-719-1633.
7:00 pm
at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. Call 401-724-7300 or visit www.pawsox.com . McCoy Stadium, 1 Ben Mondor Way, Pawtucket.
7:30 pm
New singer auditions for its 2016-2017 concert season at the Providence Presbyterian Church, 500 Hope St., Providence. Openings in all voice parts. For more information or to schedule an audition time, call 401-521-5670, email info@ricco.org or visit www.ricco.org .
8:45 pm
for antique cars at Savaini's Restaurant, 476 Rathbun St., Woonsocket. Features trophies, DJ, non-food vendors. No entry fee. Benefits a new charity each month. Call 401-575-6933 or djcarguy@outlook.com.