Today In EG: Dog Day Main Street Stroll; Academy Concert

by | Jul 17, 2014


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.

Thursday, July 17

Kent County Water Authority meeting: The agenda is here. They meet at the KCWA offices, 1072 Main St., West Warwick. 3:30 p.m.

Dogs on Main Stroll: The July Main Street Stroll invites dogs and their owners to parade down Main Street. If you want to participate, meet at the Back to Basics parking lot, 500 Main St., by 5:30 p.m. The rain date is July 24.

Old2Kool at Academy: Oldies trio Old2Kool plays in concert at Academy Field Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m. All are welcome but EG Parks & Rec asks that you leave your pets at home. In case of rain, the concert will be held in Swift Community Center.

Friday, July 18

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.

Johnny the K at EGHS: Every Friday during July and into August, EG Parks & Rec presents a show for children and their lucky adults. Today is a performance by Jonny the K, a musician, from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. in the auditorium at EGHS.

Saturday, July 12

Historic District Clean up:The town and the Main Street Association are holding an “Every Day is Earth Day” cleanup of the Hill & Harbor District. Participants are asked to meet at 9 a.m. at Academy Field. From there, people will fan out. All are welcome. If you have questions, contact the Planning Dept.’s Juliana Berry at [email protected] or 886-8645 ext. 1.


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