Westerly Pawcatuck Veterans Day Parade

The annual Westerly Pawcatuck Veterans Day Parade will step off at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, and will form in the Pawcatuck Shopping Center starting at 8:30 a.m. The parade will finish at the Westerly Armory with a ceremony, featuring music and a speaker.

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Thursday, Nov. 7

Duke Robillard Band

6 p.m.; Westerly Library, 44 Broad St., Westerly.

The Duke Robillard Band will perform in the auditorium as part of the exhibit of art by Duke Robillard and Linda Peduzzi on display in the Hoxie Gallery. For more information, visit westerlylibrary.org or dukerobillard.com.

Martin Podskoch

6:30 p.m.; Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library St., Mystic.

The Mystic & Noank Library will host a presentation and book signing by local author and historian Martin Podskoch for his book “The Connecticut 169 Club.” Books will be available to purchase at the event. The event is free. For more information call 860-536-7721or visit mysticnoanklibrary.com.

Roger William’s

Life in England

7 p.m.; Peace Dale Museum of Art and Culture, 1058 Kingstown Road, Peace Dale.

Peace Dale Museum of Art and Culture will host a talk by Charlotte Carrington-Farmer and John McNiff about retracing Roger Williams’s footsteps in England with two groups of Roger Williams University students. The program will feature photographs and maps of seminal locations in Williams’s life. The program is free for members of the museum; donations from non-members are appreciated. For more information, visit peacedalemuseum.org or call 401-783-5711.

Claire Donato

5:30 p.m.; McCormack Family Theater, 70 Brown St., Providence.

Brown University’s Writers on Reading Series will host a reading by poet and writer Claire Donato. The event is free. For more information, visit brown.edu.

Nov. 7 - 10

“Man of LaMancha”

Various times; Granite Theatre, 1 Granite St., Westerly.

Granite Theatre will present the Tony award winning musical “Man of LaMancha,” inspired by Miguel de Cervantes’ “Don Quixote.’ Performances will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 730 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Discounted tickets are available for veterans. For tickets or more information, call 401-596-2341 or visit granitetheatre.com.

Nov. 7 - 17

“JQA”

Various times; The Gamm Theatre, 1245 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick.

The Gamm Theatre will present the play “JQA,” by Aaron Posner and directed by Tony Estrella, about John Quincy Adams. For tickets or more information, call 401-723-4266 or visit gammtheatre.org.

Nov. 7 - 16

“Hamlet”

Various times; Contemporary Theater Company, 327 Main St., Wakefield.

Contemporary Theatre Company will present Shakespeare’s “Hamlet.” Performances will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. For tickets or more information, visit contemporarytheatercompany.com or call 401-218-0282.

Nov. 7 – 10

Mystic Restaurant week

Various times; Greater Mystic area.

Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce’s Mystic Restaurant Week 2019 will feature special menus at participating restaurants. The lunch and dinner menus are set at special prices. For menus or more information, visit mysticchamber.org or call 860-572-9578.

“Shadow of the Wall”

Various times; Courthouse Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Road, West Kingston.

Courthouse Center of the Arts will host a performance of the musical drama, “Shadow of the Wall,” by Enrico Garzilli, to commorate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Performances will be held on Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. For tickets or more information, visit courthousearts.org or call 401-782-1018.

Nov. 7 – Dec. 29

“A Christmas Carol”

Various times; Trinity Rep, 201 Washington St., Providence.

Trinity Rep will present “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens, directed by Kate Bergstrom. For tickets or more information call 401-351-4242 or visit TrinityRep.com.

Nov. 8, 9

Pawcatuck Remembers exhibit opening

Various times; La Grua Center, 32 Water St., Stonington.

La Grua Center will host two free events for the opening of the Pawcatuck Remembers 80 Years of the Field St. School, a student-developed art exhibition and book project. The events will be held on Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m. There will be food, beverages and an opportunity to share memories.

Nov. 8 - 10

“Sonder”

Various times; Exeter-West Greenwich Jr/Sr High School, 930 Nooseneck Hill Road, West Greenwich.

The Exeter-West Greenwich Sr. High Drama Club will present “Sonder: A Cabaret Story,” written and directed by Exeter-West Greenwich senior Michelina Smith. Performances will be held on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 and $5 for students and seniors. For more information, visit ewgdrama.com.

Nov. 8- 17

“Mrs. Dalloway”

Various times; AS220 Black Box, 95 Empire St., Providence.

Head Trick Theatre will present “Mrs. Dalloway,” by Virginia Woolf. Performances will be held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sundy. For tickets or more information, visit httmrsdalloway.brownpapertickets.com.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Veterans Day Parade

9:30 a.m.; Pawcatuck Shopping Center, South Broad St., Pawcatuck.

The Westerly Pawcatuck Veterans Day Parade will step off at 9:30 a.m. from the back parking lot of the Pawcatuck Shopping Center and take a right on Pequot Trail. The marchers will travel to the intersection of West Broad Street, where the marchers will stop at the World War I Monument for a brief ceremony. The parade will turn left onto West Broad Street into downtown Pawcatuck crossing the Westerly-Pawcatuck Bridge onto Broad Street and left onto High Street. From High Street, the parade will turn left onto Canal Street and take a right on Railroad Avenue and continue to the Westerly Armory for ceremonies.

Sermon on the Mount

7 p.m.; Christ Church, 7 Elm St., Westerly.

Christ Church will host a rendition of the Sermon on the Mount by Emmy nominated actor Frank Runyeon. Tickets are $20 per family or $10 each. Financial assistance is available for students. Tickets are available at the Christ Church office or at facebook.com/christchurchwesterly.

J. Michael Squatrito Jr.

3 to 5 p.m.; Savoy Bookshop & Café,10 Canal St., Westerly.

Savoy Bookshop & Café will host an open house book signing with local author J. Michael Squatrito Jr. author of “The Overlords.” The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 401-213-3901.

An Evening with Eleanor Roosevelt

2 p.m.; Ashaway Library, 15 Knight St., Ashaway

Author and historian Carol Cohen will present a look into the life of Eleanor Roosevelt. The program is free and registration is required. Call 401- 377-2770 to register.

Christian McBurney

3 p.m.; Kingston Free Library, 2605 Kingstown Road, Kingston.

Historian and author Christian McBurney will speak about his new book, “Untold Stories from WWII Rhode Island.” A book-signing will follow the program. Registration is required. To register or for more information, call 401-783-8254 or email bobertello@skpl.org

Dave Mallett

7:30 p.m.; Unity Hall, All Souls UU, 19 Jay St., New London.

Friday Night Folk will host a performance by award-winning songwriter Dave Mallett. Tickets are $25 at the door, $20 in advance and $10 for students and military with ID. For tickets, visit fridaynightfolk.org or call 860-443-0316.

Sunday, Nov. 10

The Westerly Way

7 p.m.; Knickerbocker Music Center, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly.

As part of the Westerly 350th anniversary celebration, the Westerly Way film will be shown. For more information, visit westerly350.com.

Old Music from Rhode Island

2 p.m.; Babcock Smith House Museum, 124 Granite St., Westerly

The Westerly Historical Society will host a performance by The Vox Hunters who will play Old Music from Rhode Island. The concert is free. For more information, visit westerlyhistoricalsociety.org.

Jerie Catillo

1 to 3 p.m.; Bank Square Books, 53 West Main St., Mystic.

Bank Square Books will host an open house book signing with local author Jerie Catillo for her book “The Rest of the Iceberg.” The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 860-536-3795.

Musica Dolce

2 p.m.; Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 338 Old North Road, Kingston.

Musica Dolce will present a chamber music concert featuring music by Bach, Mozart, Brahms, Grieg, Gershwin and Laven. Performers will be Robert Hayden on clarinet; John Sumerlin and Meghan O’Connor violin; Patricia Petersen, viola; Steven Laven, cello; and Paul Rosenbloom, piano. Tickets are $20, free for students and children.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Religion and Medicine

7 p.m. Edwards Auditorium, University of Rhode Island, 64 Upper College Road, Kingston

The 2019 University of Rhode Island Honors Colloquium will cover the topic of Religion in America. This week’s speaker will be Jeremy Sugarman who will give a talk, “Religion and Medicine.” The talk is free. For more information, visit uri.edu.

Dan Thompson

7 to 9 p.m.; Groton Congregational Church, 162 Monument St., Groton.

The Songwriter Showcase and Open Mic series will feature a performance by Dan Thompson and an open mic, with proceeds to benefit local meal programs. There will also be appearances by Grammy-winner Bill Pere and Nashville recording artist Kay Pere. There is a suggested donation of $5. For more information, call 860-572-9285 or visit ctsongs.com.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

Len Mattano

7 p.m.; Savoy Bookshop & Café, 10 Canal St., Westerly.

Savoy Bookshop & Café Holiday Gift Guide Book Signing Series will host Len Mattano for a reading and book signing for his book “Celtic Crossing.” The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 401-213-3901.

Lost Mill Towns of South County

6:30 p.m.; Cross’ Mills Public Library, 4417 Old Post Road, Charlestown.

The Charlestown Historical Society will host a talk by local historian Mark Gardner who will discuss mills and villages of Charlestown and neighboring towns. The talk is free. For more information, call 401-364-6211 or visit crossmills.org.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Flute Recital

6:30 p.m.; Westerly Library, 44 Broad St., Westerly.

John Graham & Cheryl Casola will give a flute recital. The performance is free. For more information, visit westerlylibrary.org.

Lady Light Keeper

of Lime Rock

6:30 p.m.; Cross’ Mills Public Library, 4417 Old Post Road, Charlestown.

Cross Mills’ Library will host a talk by author and historian Brian Wallin about Ida Lewis, keeper of Newport’s Lime Rock Lighthouse in 1853. The talk is free. For more information, call 401-364-6211 or visit crossmills.org.

Guntis Goncarovs

6:30 p.m.; Bank Square Books, 53 West Main St., Mystic.

Bank Square Books Holiday Gift Guide Book Signing Series will host Guntis Goncarovs for a reading and book signing for his book “Convergence of Valor: The Men of the H.L. Hunley.” The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 860-536-3795.

Selah Saterstrom

5:30 p.m. McCormack Family Theater, 70 Brown St., Providence.

Brown University’s Writers On Writing Reading Series will host novelist Selah Saterstrom who will read from her work. The reading is free. For more information, visit brown.edu/academics/literary-arts/events.

Nov. 14 – 16

“Enter Laughing”

7 p.m.; Stonington High School, 176 South Broad St., Pawcatuck.

Stonington High School Drama Program will present the comedy, “Enter Laughing,” based on the novel by Carl Reiner. Tickets are $12, $10 for students and seniors. Tickets will be available at the door or in advance at the main office of Stonington High School. For more information, visit Stoningtonhighdrama.com.

Nov. 14 – Dec. 8

“Hand to God”

Various times; Burbage Theatre Co., 59 Blackstone Ave., Pawtucket.

Burbage Theatre Co. will present dark comedy “Hand to God” by Robert Askins. Performances will be held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Sunday. For tickets or more information, visit burbagetheatre.org or call 401-484-0355.

Nov. 14 - 24

“Seussical the Musical”

Various times; Arctic Playhouse Theatre, 117 Washington St., West Warwick.

Arctic Playhouse Theatre will present the Broadway family musical, “Seussical the Musical.” Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Saturday and on Sunday. For tickets or more information, visit thearcticplayhouse.com or call 401-573-3443.

Friday, Nov. 15

Arts Café Mystic

7:30 p.m.; Mystic Museum of Art, 9 Water St., Mystic.

Arts Café Mystic will host a poetry reading by best-selling author Wally Lamb, with music by Swimming Bell and opening voice, Davyne Verstandig. Tickets are $15, $5 for students. For more information, call 860-912-2444 or visit theartscafemystic. org.

Blackfriars

Dance Concert

Various times; Angell Blackfriars Theatre, Providence College, 1 Cunningham Square, Providence.

Providence College Dance Company will present pieces in contemporary, tap and Haitian-influenced genres. Performances will be held on Friday at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $13, $9 for seniors and Providence College employees and $5 for students. For tickets or more information, visit theatre.providence.edu or call 401-865-2218.

Nov. 15 - 17

“Matilda the Musical”

Various times; The Prout School, 4640 Tower Hill Road, Wakefield.

The Prout Theatre Company will perform Roald Dahl’s “Matilda the Musical.” Performances will be held on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 or $8 for students/seniors For tickets or more information, visit theproutschool.org/matilda.

Saturday, Nov. 16

Fine Arts & Crafts Fair

9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; La Grua Center, 32 Water St., Stonington.

La Grua Center will hold its 11 annual Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Fair. For more information, visit lagruacenter.org.

Lucretia Bingham

1 to 3 p.m.; Bank Square Books, 53 West Main St., Mystic.

Bank Square Books will host an open house book signing with local author Lucretia Bingham for her book “Absolute Cornelia.” The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 860-536-3795.

Milbre Burch

7 p.m.; Lily Pads, 27 North Road, Peace Dale.

Music ‘n More will host Grammy-nominated storyteller Milbre Burch for Tales from Beyond the Ban. Tickets are $15. For tickets or more information, visit musicatlilypads.org.

Romantic Tchaikovsky

8 p.m.; The VETS, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence.

Rhode Island Philharmonic, with Bramwell Tovey, conductor, will present a Veterans Day concert featuring Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2; Still, In Memoriam: The Colored Soldiers Who Died for Democracy; and Shostakovich Symphony No. 10. For tickets or more information, visit tickets.riphil.org or call 401-248-7000.

“Swan Lake”

8 p.m.; Garde Arts Center, 325 State St., New London.

Garde Arts Center will host a performance of the Russian Ballet Theatre’s “Swan Lake.” The Russian Ballet Theatre will donate $1 per ticket sold local public schools. For tickets or more information, visit RussianBalletTheatre.com or gardearts.org or call 860-444-7373.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Joseph Ripka

4 p.m.; Christ Church, 7 Elm St., Westerly.

The Arts Commission of Christ Church will host a performance by organist Joseph Ripka. The concert is free and a reception will follow in the parish hall. For more information, visit christchurchwesterly.org.

Book signing

11:15 a.m.; Christ Church, 7 Elm St., Westerly.

Caswell Cooke will give a presentation and book signing for his book “The Death and Resurrection of the Episcopal Church.” For more information, call 401-596-0197.

Gunilla Norris and RiverFlow

6 p.m.; Savoy Bookshop & Café, 10 Canal St., Westerly.

Savoy Bookshop & Café will host a book reading by Guinlla Norris, author of “Great Love in Little Ways” and a musical performance by RiverFlow. All proceeds from the sales of RiverFlow’s CD will be donated to the WARM Center. The event is free. For more information, visit banksquarebooks.com or call 401-213-3901.

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