This Week In EG: Housing Authority Meeting, Bunny Hop 5K

by | Apr 7, 2014

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Greenwich Cove, Sunday, April 6. Credit: EG News

Recycling is ON this week.

Monday, April 7

EG Housing Authority meeting: On the agenda is an update on construction of the new development at 2880 South County Trail. At 146 First Avenue (next to the EG Police Department), 4:15 p.m.

Tuesday, April 8

Land Trust meeting: On the agenda is an update of Boesch Farm. They meet in the room across from Council Chambers at Town Hall. 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 9

Food pantry lunch program: The monthly lunch program comprises of soup and a sandwich in the dining room at St. Luke’s Church, down the hall from the food pantry. 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Board of Assessment Review meeting: They meet in the room across from Council Chambers at Town Hall. 6 p.m.

Historic District Commission meeting: Five properties are on the agenda, which you’ll find here. At Town Hall. 6 p.m.

Thursday, April 10

Municipal Court: At Town Hall. 6 p.m.

Friday, April 11

Teen Center: The gymnasium at Eldredge Elementary is open most every Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. for teenagers looking to shoot some hoops or some bull. All are welcome. To learn more, check out the F.A.C.E.S. website here.

Improv at Warwick Museum: Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI), now in its seventh season, is a weekly interactive improv show that welcomes audience participation. The audience can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or jump up and join the performers on stage. They offer two shows: one for families at 7 p.m. and one for adults at 9 p.m. Warwick Museum of Art, 3259 Post Road, Warwick. $7, $3 for seniors and children 12 and under (at the early show).

Saturday, April 12

Bunny Hop 5K/1K Fun Run: Registration starts at 8 a.m., the fun run at 9 a.m., the Easter Egg Hunt at 9:30 and the 5K run starts at 10 a.m. You can register online or find out more about the activities here.

Rocky Hill “5K River Run”: A 5K run to raise money for students who need financial assistance at Rocky Hill School. Runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels are welcome to enjoy a flat course for the “5K River Run” on Rocky Hill School’s campus at 530 Ives Road in Potowomut. Runners and supporters are invited to partake in post-race activities beginning at 11:30 a.m., including live music, children’s activities and a food court. For more information visit or contact Kaitlyn Dulac at (401) 884-9070, ext. 200 or [email protected].

Winter Farmers Market: The Coastal Growers Winter Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a wide variety of vendors, including Pat’s Pastured, Besto Pesto, Robin Hollow Farm and the Local Catch, to name a few. They also feature live music, with tables where you can listen to music and eat some yummy local fare. At the Lafayette Mill, 650 Ten Rod Road, North Kingstown.

Sunday, April 13

EG Animal Protection League open house: Every Sunday, the EGAPL opens its doors so people can meet the dogs and cats in need of permanent homes. You can find videos of some of the animals available for adoption here. At a NEW LOCATION: EG Animal Hospital, 4302 Post Road. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.



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