Trash pickup delayed: Because of the Labor Day holiday yesterday, trash pickup is delayed a day all week, so if your trash is usually picked up on Friday, it will be picked up on Saturday this week.
Goddard Park Farmers Market: The market at Goddard Park is back. It’s a great way to get ready for the weekend. Off Ives Road, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Teen Center: The Teen Center has provided a great place to hang out on Friday evenings for decades now. They meet at the gym at Eldredge School but you don’t have to play basketball to enjoy the camaraderie. From 6 to 8 p.m.
Avenger Home Action: The Girls Varsity Tennis team takes on SKHS at 3:30 p.m.; Girls Soccer plays Barrington – JV at 4 p.m. and Varsity at 6; Girls Volleyball meets Pilgrim – JV at 4:45 p.m. and Varsity at 6:30. For all the Avenger action, check out the EG Booster Club website here. If you are a sports enthusiast with a camera, writing interest, or both, check out the new community blog for EGHS – you can post once or regularly about sports, or about anything having to do with East Greenwich High School.In case you missed it: Frenchtown Commons Gets Master Plan Approval.
On Saturday …
Mums the Word: The EG Rotary Club is holding a new fundraiser to support its community service donations– mums! They will be selling mums during the first weekend in September. The plants will be on sale Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at United Methodist Church, South County Trail; Phipps Realty, 427 Main St.; Coldwell Banker, Main Street; and Staci's Place, 99 Main St.
Share your EGHS info: NK Patch has a community blog set up for any and all stories about East Greenwich High School, from sports pictures or stories to education milestones, to arts happenings. You can upload photos and stories once or on a regular basis. Here’s the link: http://eastgreenwich.patch.com/blogs/north-kingstown-high-school-news Contact Samantha Turner if you have questions (Samantha.Turner@patch.com). And, thanks!