Photo Credit: Noël Bailey
Recycling is ON; yard waste pickup is OFF (yard waste is being picked up every other week). For the full 2014 pickup schedule, click here.
Wednesday, Nov. 5
Lunch on the Hill: Turns out there IS such thing as a free lunch, every Wednesday this month in the dining room at St. Luke’s. Lunch is served for all in need, from 11:15 to 12:15.
New England Institute of Technology Open House: “Tech Nite” follows an open house format allowing individuals interested in studying at the college the opportunity to tour any of its three campuses as well as to speak with faculty, Admissions, and Financial Aid personnel. From 3 to 7 p.m.
Cove Commission meeting: The panel meets in the conference room across from Council Chambers in Town Hall. Find the agenda here. 4:30 p.m.
Planning Board meeting: There are two applications on the agenda (which you’ll find here). The panel meets in Council Chambers at Town Hall. 7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 6
AfterProm EG Planning Committee meeting: The subcommittees will give updates. Anyone interested in learning more or getting involved is welcome. In the Community Room at the Police Station. 10 a.m. For additional information, go to the Citizens Who Care website and click on AfterPromEG, or visit the Facebook page.
Historic Cemetery Commission meeting: The panel meets in the conference room next to the Town Clerk’s office at Town Hall. Here’s the agenda. 6 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 7
School Building Committee meeting: The panel will be reviewing a report on school space with regard to the possible addition of all-day kindergarten. At 7:30 a.m. in the Superintendent’s Conference Room, 111 Peirce St.
Bring Your Own Improv: Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is in its seventh season at the Warwick Art Museum. This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with the players on the stage. Teens and up are welcome. 3259 Post Rd., Warwick. 9 p.m. $7.
EG Rotary Citrus Drive: It’s that time again – time to purchase that box of oranges or grapefruit that will see you through the darkest days of winter. Or perhaps apples or pears strike your fancy – you can order them, too. Order online atwww.egrotary.org or call 885-4650. Order deadline is Nov. 28.
Veterans Day Parade volunteers needed: Town Clerk and parade organizer Leigh Botello is looking for a few people to help out with the East Greenwich Veterans Day Parade, Tuesday, Nov. 11. Specifically, she’s looking for help with logistics for the memorial ceremony at Cliff Street. If you are interested, contact Leigh: [email protected] or (401) 886-8604.
Pajama & Coat Drive: The EGHS club All Children Matter thanks those who donated and supported the Halloween Costumes drive. They are still collecting new pajamas (gently used will also be welcomed) and gently used coats and winter items, such as gloves, mittens, sweatshirts, snow pants, and boots will be collected at all elementary schools and EGHS until Dec. 5. All sizes welcome! There is a special need for teen and adult sizes. Thanks!
Register for next historic cemetery cleanup: The EG Historic Cemetery Commission is going great guns and planning its final two fall cleanups. If you want to join either of the next cleanups – Nov. 15 or Dec. 6, 9 a.m. to noon – sign up now. Contact [email protected] to sign up or for more information.
And, if you like what you’re reading, consider supporting East Greenwich News by clicking here.