Today In EG: Planning Ahead For Next Year’s After Prom Event

by | May 21, 2014


Recycling is ON this week. In addition, yard waste will be picked up every week this month. For the full 2014 pickup schedule, click here.

Wednesday, May 21

Municipal Court: Court is held in Council Chambers. 9 a.m.

EGHS PTG meeting: There will be a brief, informational presentation on Barrington’s after-prom event. The objective is to begin an informed discussion as to whether this is a feasible concept in EG for the 2015 Prom. Also on the agenda, Mrs. Gilden will give a brief overview of the changes made to Senior Project for 2014-15. In the cafeteria at 9:30 a.m.

Planning Board meeting: After much discussion over several meetings, the Planning Board will vote on recommending a wind ordinance to the Town Council. Before the vote, Town Planner Lisa Bourbonnais will show photographs of different types and sizes of wind turbines for review. In Council Chambers. 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 22

If you have an event taking place Thursday, please let us know: [email protected].

Friday, May 23

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.

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.

EGAPL Steak Fry: Come out for the East Greenwich Animal Protection League’s Summer Kick-Off Steak Fry – food, cash bar and music by Ray Renzi. $21 per person – you can buy tickets here (type “Steak Fry” in the “purpose” box). At the William Shields American Legion, 650 West Shore Road, Warwick. 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 24

Croquet at Goddard – Mental Health! When the going gets tough, the tough play croquet. The National Institute for Croquet Education (NICE) is hosting an afternoon of croquet with the underlying message that croquet – and other such pursuits – can cure, or at least help, what mentally ails you. The event includes croquet, lunch, and a NICE t-shirt. $10 donation will go toward a mental health agency/charity to be decided by participants. Noon to 3 p.m.


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