Northern, RI – As Friday night approaches, we’re willing to bet our regular readers already know the drill.
We: Scour our sources for every special event or happening in a three-town radius over the next three days.
You: Support local businesses and organizations, save gas money and make the most of your weekend by spending it close to home.
Did we miss anything? Let us know!
Without further adieu, here’s this week’s roundup.
Friday, Jan. 27
Jesse Smith Memorial Library 100 Tinkham Lane, Harrisville, Open Gaming Night, 5-8 p.m. The Burrillville Prevention Action Coalition presents game night for youth in grades 6 through 12. Strict “no in-and-out” policy.
Bravo Brewing Company, 75 Pascoag Main St., Pascoag, Little B’s BBQ food truck, 4-8 p.m.
St. Joseph’s Church, 183 Sayles Ave., Pascoag, BINGO, 6-8:30 p.m. $10 admission includes 12 games, with cash prizes to be awarded. Food, beverages and baked goods available for purchase, along with dabbers and additional cards as requested.
Heritage Hall, 101 Green St., North Smithfield, Heritage Night, Women in Agriculture, 7 p.m. North Smithfield Heritage Association will host historian Alexa Wallace to discuss her research.
Cady’s Tavern, 2168 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, Papa Joe’s Acoustic Chaos, 8 p.m.
Dev’s Cafe, 341 Chapel St. Harrisville, Friday Meat Raffle, 8 p.m.
Hill’s Tavern & Grill, 417 Putnam Pike Chepachet, Karaoke with DJ Sergio, 8:30 p.m.
Pascoag Cafe, 150 Main St. Pascoag, DJ Don, 9 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 28
New Rhode Nutrition, 1452 Bronco Highway, Harrisville, BHS Boys Basketball fundraiser, 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Featuring raffles & specials
American Legion Post 88, 111 Chapel St., Harrisville, Coffee with Jess, 9 a.m. Stop in for coffee & donuts with Sen. Jessica de la Crus and Commander Raymond Trinque
Crystal Lake Golf Club, 100 Broncos Highway, Mapleville. Paddles Up for Noah, noon to 5 p.m. Fundraiser for Noah Daigle to include a quarter auction, raffles, vendors and more. Tickets cost $20 and can be purchased by contacting Jen Lafond at (401) 775-9207.
The Art of You, 73 Eddie Dowling Highway, North Smithfield, Popsicle Stick Art, 1-2:30 p.m. Fee is $10 per child and $15 per adult.
Jesse Smith Memorial Library 100 Tinkham Lane, Harrisville, Engaging Early Readers at Home, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Give kids practice reading and model ways parents/caregivers can help their children as they learn to read. Kids and their adults will get to participate in a full group reading activity; literacy exercises and child/adult reading time, and receive take home resources, a word game, and a free book. Registration is required by visiting the Children’s Dept. or calling the library at (401) 710-7800.
Hill’s Tavern & Grill, 417 Putnam Pike Chepachet, Graniteville School Reunion, 2-6 p.m. The Stumbling Murphys, 8 p.m.-midnight
Toti’s Tavern, 8 Callahan School St., Harrisville, DJ WRIK
Spritzer’s Bar, 63 Grove St., Pascoag, Down to Earth, 8 p.m.
Cady’s Tavern, 2168 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, Pat Halpin & the 351s, 8 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 29
Art Box Studio, 180 Tinkham Lane, Harrisville, The Scream Paint Brunch, 11 a.m – 1 p.m. Edvard Munch inspired brunch painting workshop from 11-1. 21+ All materials & light refreshments included. Tickets cost $40 and can be purchased here.
Hill’s Tavern & Grill, 417 Putnam Pike Chepachet, Robert Benton, 1-4 p.m.
Cady’s Tavern, 2168 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, Roadhouse Blues Jam, 3 p.m.