These roses on Spring Street are on the downhill side but they sure gave a great show this year!
Recycling is ON; yard waste pickup is OFF (yard waste is being picked up every other week through September). For the full 2014 pickup schedule, click here.
Wednesday, June 18
EG Free Library Trustees meeting: The group meets at 4:30 p.m. at the library (natch!).
Support EGHS Sailing at Rasa: The Avenger Sailing team does not get funding from the school district, so it relies on private fundraisers like this one at Rasa. Pay $20 and get a coupon for a beer or wine and appetizers between 4 and 6 p.m.
Planning Board meeting: The panel will hold a public hearing on the town’s hazard mitigation plan. You’ll find the full agenda here. Town Hall. 7 p.m.
Vacation Bible School signup: Need something for your kids next week? St. Luke’s Episcopal Church is hosting a Vacation Bible School open to all children. “The Peaceable Kingdom” will run Mon. thru Thursday, June 23-26, from 9 a.m. to noon. $15.
REGISTER TODAY Historic Stroll: Local historian Bruce MacGunnigle leads a walking tour of Peirce and Main streets, talking about the history of the area, this Saturday To register, call the library’s reference desk (401-884-9510, ext. 3). Sponsored by the Friends of the EG Free Library and the Main Street Association. Meet at the library at 1 p.m. (but call first!).
Thursday, June 19
Tax Sale: The town will auction off those properties with delinquent property tax bills in Council Chambers at Town Hall at 1 p.m.
Kent Co. Water Authority board meeting: At the KCWA headquarters, 1072 Main St., West Warwick. You can see the agenda here. 3:30 p.m.
‘Jazz in June’ Main Street Stroll: This month’s stroll is filled with great music – you can stroll Main Street, shop, eat and listen! From 5 to 8 on Main Street from First Avenue to Division Street.
Friday, June 20
Goddard Park Farmers Market: The farmers market at Goddard Park is open for the season (through Halloween). Here’s more information about the market and vendors. Fridays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
EGSD Health & Wellness Subcommittee meeting: The panel meets at the school department – here’s the agenda. 111 Peirce St. 4:15 p.m.
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.