Victory Day Holiday: It's not a day off for me, but for much of the state, this is a much-coveted Monday holiday! Trash pickup will be delayed one day all week.
EG Farmers Market: The market, with fresh vegetables and fruits; locally raised beef, pork, poultry and seafood; baked goods and prepared foods, is a great place to pick up food for the week, visit with friends and neighbors and let the kids run around. On the Rector Street side of Academy Field. From 3 to 6 p.m.
Yard Sale: It may be Monday, but there’s a yard sale today because it’s also Victory Day! But you have to be willing to leave town (!) – the sale takes place in Oakland Beach in Warwick. You’ll find details here.
Torat Yisrael open house: East Greenwich’s first-ever temple, which opened in the spring, is inviting the public to visit their brand-new digs all week long.
On Tuesday …
Town Council meeting: The council is meeting at Town Hall at 7 p.m. You’ll find the agenda here.
School Committee meeting: On the agenda is an update on the work being done on Meadowbrook Farms. In the library at Cole Middle School at 7 p.m. You’ll find the agenda here.
Phoebe Madden @ The Towers: Take a drive down to Narragansett to catch local singer Phoebe Madden performing Broadway show tunes at the Towers, with special guest Ritchee Price. 8 p.m.
Photo workshop: This is a slide presentation by Eileen McCarney Muldoon and Cindy Horovitz Wilson. They explore the wonders of travel photography as experienced through their Profundo Journeys workshops. Visit Cuba, Ireland, Greece, Italy and Hungary through the eyes of the instructors and participants. For over 16 years, they have been photographing together for the pure sake of art. This presentation is free and open to the public. Wickford Art Association, 36 Beach Street. 7 p.m.
On Wednesday ...
Brown Bag Concert @ Town Hall: The music returns today at lunchtime with the Ken Vario Quartet Bring your lunch and enjoy the open-air concert.
On Saturday …
Highway to Hope Charity Motorcycle Run: The Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation invites New England motorcyclists to get their motors running and head out on the highway for the Highway to Hope Charity Motorcycle Run! Bikers from all over the region will hit the road, starting and ending at Ocean State Harley-Davidson in Exeter. You can find out lots more here.
NKHS 35th Reunion Cocktail Party: If you are a member of the North Kingstown High School Class of 1978, you are invited (encouraged even!) to attend the reunion event Saturday at 7 p.m. at the EG Fireman’s Hall on Queen Street. You’ll find more information here.And, in case you missed it: