Today In EG: Glenwood Cemetery, Warwick Symphony

by | May 29, 2014

Trash pickup is delayed one day this week, because of the Memorial Day holiday. Recycling is OFF; yard waste will be picked up every week this month. For the full 2014 pickup schedule, click here.

Thursday, May 29

Glenwood Cemetery Annual Meeting: Glenwood Cemetery’s annual meeting will take place in the Meeting Room at Atria Harborhill at 7 p.m. Included for the evening will be discussion of general cemetery affairs and election of Corporation Officers and Board of Directors. Everyone is invited – you do not have to have a lot at Glenwood but you need a lot in order to vote on any issues. For further information, email Alan F. Clarke at [email protected].

Warwick Symphony Orchestra @ the Odeum: The Warwick Symphony Orchestra will take the stage at the Greenwich Odeum, performing jazz, pop and rock. Tickets are $10; general admission seating. Click here to purchase tickets beforehand or buy them at the door. 7:30 p.m.

‘When I Grow Up’ concert: Phoebe Madden’s 25 vocal students from 13 different schools will perform along with 6 guest local accompanists and EG’s Philip Martorella on piano, in Songs of Spring “When I Grow Up.” The concert is a mix of Broadway and contemporary music. First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 118 Division St. 7 p.m. Free.

Friday, May 30

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.

Blood Drive @ Back to Basics: The Bloodmobile will be outside Back to Basics, 500 Main St., Friday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Consider giving a life-saving (literally!) donation.

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.

Saturday, May 31

Kroppdusters concert @ Odeum: It’s an ‘Evening with the Kroppdusters’ (with special guests The MacLean Sisters) at the Greenwich Odeum. The KroppDusters – made up of former members of one of the top names in bluegrass, The Northern Lights –will bring bluegrass, folk and Americana to the Odeum stage. Tickets are $18 (general admission seating) available online here: or at the door.


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Symposium Books (Anne Marie)
Symposium Books (Anne Marie)
May 29, 2014 2:51 pm

At Symposium Books at 6pm today, Sean Fay Wolfe will read excerpts from his book: Minecraft: Quest for Justice. Free and fun for all! Sean is 17 years old, from South Kingstown, and his book is doing tremendously well. Join us!


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