‘Slatersville’ film screening set for Feb. 20

‘Slatersville’ film screening set for Feb. 20

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Filmmaker Christian de Rezendes will host the third stop of his in-progress screening tour of “Slatersville: America’s First Mill Village” at Heritage Hall, 101 Greene St., on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 6:30 p.m.

The screening will feature a segment about North Smithfield’s founding in 1871, centennial celebrations in 1971, and the creation of Centennial Park. A Q&A with the filmmaker will follow. This month, “Slatersville” received two additional grants from FLAD, the Luso-American Development Foundation, in Lisbon, Portugal, and Felicia Fund, Inc. in Providence. For more info visit www.firstmillvillage.com .