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Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Make & Take Crafts (Drop in Crafts) Ages 3 +
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Westerly

Wreath & holiday arrangement workshop
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Westerly

Seal Tour
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Westerly

Holiday Bazaar
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly

Magician Darren Yong
11 a.m. - Noon Charlestown

Christmas Cantata
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

"A Christmas Carol"
8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Westerly

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Westerly grad is top five finalist for ‘Rhode Show’

WESTERLY — Samantha Read, a 2009 Westerly High School graduate, is a top five finalist in the 2014 Rhode Show “Search for a Star” contest run by WPRI-12. A 2013 graduate of Springfield College with a degree in sports communication and journalism, Read is currently working for in Manhattan.

Auditions for the contest were held at Twin River in Lincoln in September. After making the top 20, Read auditioned for a second round and was voted one of the top five finalists.

To view the finalists and vote for the winner, visit The winner of the contest will be announced on Monday, Dec. 6, and will be hired by WPRI-12 as a co-host of “The Rhode Show” for one year.

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