Salvatore Mancini Resource & Activity Center, Two Atlantic Blvd., North Providence. Admission packet $2. For information, call 401-231-0742.
Chess Games at the Cumberland Public Library, every Thursday 1-3 p.m. All welcome. Contact Vic Blank at 401-333-6173.
in and around historic Chepachet Village, Route 44, Glocester. Enjoy some Yankee hospitality and visit local shops decked out for the holidays. Enjoy holiday music and carolers, cookies and hot cocoa, bell-ringers on the 5th and 12th, and visits with Santa on the 19th. Sponsored by the Glocester Business Association.
Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, Lincoln [Map]
Introductory computer class using laptops with Office 2010. Attendees should be familiar with computers and able to attend both sessions on Thursdays, Dec. 5 and 12, at 6:30 p.m.
For information: Register at the reference desk or call 401-333-2422, ext. 19.
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
A fundraiser to support performing arts programming at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, in the grand lobby. Tickets are $30, and include two glasses of wine, light fare, and your choice of three pieces of jewelry. In addition, the first 50 patrons who purchase tickets will receive an additional two pieces of jewelry. Tickets are available at the theater or call 401-762-4545, or online at www.stadiumtheatre.com .
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
at The Stadium Theatre, Woonsocket, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Shop through an extensive display of jewelry while enjoying a glass of wine and light fare. Tickets, $30, includes two glasses of wine, food, and your choice of three pieces of jewelry. Proceeds support the theater. Call 401-762-4545 or visit www.stadiumtheatre.com .
Museum of Work & Culture, 42 So. Main St., Woonsocket, RI [Map]
Flickers annual holiday party. Celebrate the holiday season with Flickers and the Rhode Island International Film Festival and discover new films that will be screened in 2014 and which are on the Academy shortlist. Desserts by Russell Morin Fine Catering, live music. Tickets, $50, includes a pass to next year's film festival and surprise gifts. For more information visit www.RIFilmFest.org .
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Meets Thursdays at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St, Woonsocket. Knitters and crocheters of all levels of experience are invited. Donations of yarn are appreciated. Call 401-769-9044.
Meets Thursdays at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St, Woonsocket. An outlet for adult writers of all leanings. No critiquing. All are welcome and there is no charge. Call 401-769-9044.