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Celebrate everything Greek this weekend

Church of the Assumption presents 91st Grecian Festival
PAWTUCKET – Be a Greek for the weekend when the 91st Grecian Festival comes to the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, 97 Walcott St., this Friday through Sunday, Aug. 17-19. Enjoy Greek... more

Tour Lincoln’s one-room schoolhouse and Quaker Meetinghouse Saturday

LINCOLN – Step back in time to sit in the pews and learn about Lincoln’s earliest house of worship founded by the Quakers on Great Road, and ring the school bell at the Hot Potato Schoolhouse on... more

Old-fashioned picnic at Smith-Appleby House

SMITHFIELD – The Smith-Appleby House Museum, 220 Stillwater Road, will host an Old-Fashioned Family Picnic on Sunday, Aug. 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. This is a free event. Pack a cold lunch and bring your... more

FPAC will host ‘Newsies’ dance master classes

FRANKLIN, Mass. – The Franklin Performing Arts Company will host two “Newsies”-themed dance master classes with Broadway cast member Clay Thomson on Sunday, Aug. 19, where he will teach choreography... more

See Royal Lipizzan Stallions at Roseland Cottage

WOODSTOCK, Conn. – Herrmann’s Royal Lipizzan Stallions will be at Historic New England’s Roseland Cottage, 556 Route 169, for six shows across two weekends, Friday-Sunday, Aug. 17-19; and Friday-... more

See ‘James & the Giant Peach Jr.’ at the Stadium Theatre

WOONSOCKET – The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, will present “James & the Giant Peach Jr.” Friday-Sunday, Aug. 24-26. This youth production of Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach” is... more

Annual Providence Folk Festival set for Aug. 26

PROVIDENCE – The 5th annual Providence Folk Festival, a free music festival featuring some of the finest national, regional and local folk, acoustic, and singer-songwriter acts on two stages, will be... more

R.I. Philharmonic Music School holding auditions

EAST PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School announces the following auditions. All ensemble auditions are held at the R.I. Philharmonic’s Carter Center for Music Education &... more

Pawtucket Arts Festival celebrating 20th anniversary

PAWTUCKET – The 20th Anniversary Pawtucket Arts Festival will bring a month of art and festive fun to the city, with downtown businesses, museums, and restored mills providing the scene, and Slater... more

McCoy to host inaugural Recovery Fest, featuring Macklemore

PAWTUCKET – National recording star Macklemore will headline the inaugural Recovery Fest 2018 on Saturday, Sept. 29, at McCoy Stadium, an event celebrating sobriety and raising awareness of... more