Living

Revolutionary War re-enactors make the old new again

LINCOLN – Glenn Siner spends most of his time as a modern 21st century man. He’s got a cell phone, a car and a job as a history teacher at Burrillville High School. But every so often Siner slips... more

Chugging through the autumn leaves

PAWTUCKET – For train enthusiasts or for those who’d rather ditch the car to hitch a ride out of town on a less common mode of transportation, the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council offers its annual... more

The Rhode Island Devised Theatre Festival is underway

PAWTUCKET – First Day Productions, in association with Mixed Magic Theatre, has launched the Rhode Island Devised Theatre Festival. Seven different directors, including Pell Award Winner and Mixed... more

Woonsocket Explorers Club offers discounts to local attractions

WOONSOCKET – The Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St.; the Blackstone Valley Explorer, Cold Spring Park, 101 Katherine Road; and St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland St., are... more

Join the Arbor Day Foundation and receive 10 free trees

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. – Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October and receive 10 free autumn classics trees or five crapemyrtle. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for... more

Visit Fright Night in the Park

PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Parks & Recreation Division announces its Fright Night in the Park at Slater Memorial Park will continue through Saturday, Oct. 28. The Haunted Tunnel attraction will... more

BRT presents Gypsy music featuring The Bohemian Quartet

CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., will present a night of Romani and Gypsy music featuring The Bohemian Quartet on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. The Rhode Island-based ensemble... more

RISE presents ‘Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street’

WOONSOCKET – The Rhode Island Stage Ensemble will present “Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street” on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 20-21, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 22, at 2 p.m., at the... more

Concert celebrates organ's 115th birthday, recognizes church organist

GLOCESTER – The second Music at the Meeting House concert of the fall season will be held on Sunday, Oct. 22, at 2:30 p.m., at 1213 Putnam Pike. The concert will celebrate the 115th anniversary of... more

Stadium auditioning for ‘West Side Story’

WOONSOCKET – The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, will hold auditions for “West Side Story” on Tuesday, Oct. 24, and Wednesday, Oct. 25, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Attendance is required at one night... more

Beacon presents ‘Something Wicked This Way Comes’

WOONSOCKET – Beacon Theatre Workshop’s opens its season starts with Ray Bradbury’s “Something Wicked This Way Comes” on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27 and 28 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 29 at 2 p.m.,... more

Zoo Boo at Capron Park Oct. 27

ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Capron Park Zoo, 201 County St., will hold its Zoo Boo event on Friday, Oct. 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. “Ghouls” and “goblins” invited to a night of no-to-scary Halloween fun.... more

Narragansett Bay Orchestra opens season Oct. 29

PROVIDENCE – The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra will present its first concert of the 2017-2018 season on Sunday, Oct. 29, at 3 p.m., in the McVinney Auditorium, 43 Dave Gavitt Way.... more