Five Things: Lax Final Redux, Cash Mob & More
Your guide for life in East Greenwich today, June 5.
Caregivers Info Hour: The EG Senior Center is holding a drop-in hour to provide resources to caregivers who may be stressed and in need of support and guidance, presented by Cornerstone. Cornerstone works to connect families with transportation, home-based health care, financial assistance, and other needed services. Offered on the third Tuesday of every month, the group is facilitated by case manager Paula Dunn. Cornerstone is a member of Saint Elizabeth Community, a not-for-profit, charitable organization and comprehensive provider of services for seniors, those with disabilities or debilitating illness. The event starts at 10:30 at Swift Community Center. It’s free.
Cash Mob: That's right ... it's finally come to East Greenwich. The Buy Local folks are planning a cash mob here on Main Street. If you want to join the fun, meet in the parking lot in front of Back to Basics at 5:30. Bring $20 cash. From there, we'll learn what store is being "targeted." For more info, check out this Facebook link.Cove Commission meeting: The agenda includes two right of way issues. The meeting takes place at 4:30 p.m. at Town Hall.
School Committee meeting: Recognitions top tonight’s agenda, including for eight retiring school employees. There will also be a report on the 2013 budget and from the building, fields and finance meetings. The meeting will be preceded by an executive session at 6 p.m. with the regular session begins at 7 p.m. in the library at Cole Middle School.
Avenger Playoff Updates: The Boys Baseball team beat Portsmouth yesterday, 6-0. Next up, Hendricken! Date and time to be announced. In Boys Lacrosse, the third time’s a charm, we hope. After two postponements, the EGHS team plays tonight against South Kingstown, looking to capture the state title for the second year in a row. At Rhode Island College at 6:30 p.m. Go Avengers!