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Become A Library Friend, Eat Pension-Reform Pizza & More

Five things you need to know about East Greenwich today, Oct. 27

Friends of the EG Free Library meeting: The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will host a Meet and Greet Evening at the library tonight from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Join them for wine and cheese and sweets. To encourage new membership, there will also be a small "members only" booksale. Help the Friends support our goal to raise awareness of what our library has to offer through the creation and sponsorship of interesting programs and services. New and old friends are welcome! Membership is $10 for an individual and $20 for a family. For more information, contact Paulette at 885-1699.

Fire District meeting cancelled: It turns out that the Fire District did not post the meeting as is required by law, so it has been postponed to next Thursday night.

Halloween Party at West Bay YMCA: The evening will include a Spooky Trail and a Kid Friendly Spooky Trail, Spooky Dance, Karaoke, Trick or Treating, Dinner, Y On the Move activities, the Bounce House, and more. Come in your costume and get ready for From 5:30 to 8 p.m.

EGHS home games: The JV Football team plays South Kingstown at 4 p.m. The Girls Volleyball team takes on Westerly at 6:30 p.m.

Free Pension Reform Pizza Party: EngageRI will be hosting a at Picasso’s Pizza, 2323 Warwick Ave., from 5 to 7 p.m.  Free pizza will be offered to those who attend and will consider reaching out to their local legislators in support of pension reform. For more information, email info@engageri.org, or call the EngageRI office at 278-4437.

Paulette Miller October 27, 2011 at 01:11 PM
Thanks Elizabeth for adding the Friends of East Greenwich Free Library Meet & Greet (and book sale) to your 5 Things You Need to Know Today column. Tonight, there will be a great value on books: Hardcover $1.00 and Paperbacks .50! Plus, supporting our library and talking with Friends (old and new) makes for a lovely October evening! Please stop by. The event is from 6:30-7:30. Lots of books and good things to munch on!
Therese Vezeridis October 27, 2011 at 01:36 PM
When is the General Book Sale? And what kind of books can be donated??
Paulette Miller October 27, 2011 at 07:50 PM
The annual book sale is in the summer. Sometime in the spring, we will post a call for books on the library website. Almost all kinds of books are accepted. If you want to learn more about EG Library events, stop by at tonight's Meet & Greet (and book sale). Admission is free to members of The Friends of the LIbrary, but membership is available at the door ($10 individual and $20 family). There are many benefits to membership.

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