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November 26 – Woodlawn Baptist Church, 337 Lonsdale Avenue, Pawtucket will hold a Thanksgiving Eve Service at 7:00pm. For more information call the church office at (401)-724-6390.
Now through November 27 – The Providence Rescue Mission is currently having their 2ND Annual Turkey Trot “Drop Off”. They need your help! Bring your bird to 627 Cranston Street, Providence, between the Hours of 10:00am to 6:00pm daily now through November 27. Your donation of a Frozen Turkey will go a long way to help them reach their goal of 2,250. If you can help by dropping off a turkey (of any size), canned goods, packaged food, other non-perishable foods or a supermarket Food Card, it would be greatly appreciated! Cash, check and credit card donations are also accepted.
November 28 – The Friends of the Warwick Animal Shelter will be having a Bake Sale at the Warwick Mall Community Booth from 10:00am to 8:00pm. Available will be cakes, breads, cupcakes, homemade dog treats and more. All proceeds benefit the homeless animals at the Warwick Animal Shelter. To donate a baked good or for more information call (401) 467-2692.
November 28 & 29 – The Annual Ocean State Holiday Crafts Festival will be held at the Community College of Rhode Island Knight Campus, 400 East Avenue, Warwick. This show features over 100 local artisans and crafters. Affordable, unique hand-made gifts. Free parking. Admission just $1 when you donate a canned food item. All proceeds donated to local charities. All food donations donated to the Rhode Island Food Bank. Open from 10:00am until 5:00pm on Friday and 9:00am until 4:00pm on Saturday.
November 29 – Providence Rescue Mission’s Annual Christmas “New” Toys and “New” Clothing Drive will have a “Kick-Off” from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Drop off “New” Toys and “New” Clothing, enjoy hot chocolate and candy canes. Mission tours will be available. The “New” Toys and “New” Clothing Drive continues through December 24. You can drop off your donations at the Mission, 627 Cranston Street, Providence, daily from 9:00am to 6:00pm.
November 29 – The Secret Angels Society will be holding a Christmas Craft Bazaar at the West Warwick Country Club, 335 Wakefield St, West Warwick, from 9:00am to 3:00pm. There will be crafts, gifts, toys, & more! Santa Claus will be there too! For more information visit secretangelssociety.org.
December 6 – A Winter Wonderland Bazaar will be held at Phenix Baptist Church, 2 Fairview Avenue, West Warwick from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Do some shopping for Christmas and have breakfast and lunch! Children can shop in the special Children’s Room (a room only for them to shop for family gifts) and make a craft. For more information call (401) 821-1618.
December 6 – The Coventry Animal Rescue Center will be holding their 2nd Annual Home Away from Home Christmas Bazaar at Best Western, 99 Nooseneck Hill Rd. (Route 3), West Greenwich from 10:00am to 3:00pm, with many selections for holiday gifting, activities for the children, and more. Please bring donations of pet food, kitty litter, blankets, paper towels, laundry detergent, etc. to support the Coventry Animal Rescue Center. For more information call (401) 397-5494.
The New Embassy Of Christ Coffee House located in North Providence will be opening soon! They are looking to fill their roster with anointed CHRISTIAN Bands, singers, choirs, ministers of the Gospel through music, even Christian comedians, who wish to share their talent and minister at Embassy of Christ Coffee House. They are a Bi-lingual Ministry – Spanish and English worshipers are invited to sign up. Please contact pastor Edward Mendez by text or call (401) 954-3861.
Volunteers NEEDED IMMEDIATELY for Providence Rescue Mission
The Providence Rescue Mission is in immediate need of enthusiastic dedicated volunteers and are asking you to step up to two opportunities available: Marketing Team and Time and Talents. The new Marketing Team requires members who have any or all of the following skills or the enthusiasm to be trained and developed: Excellent Communication Abilities, Professional Telephone Etiquette, Attention to Detail, Good Organizing Talent, Effective Fundraising Experience and Creative Arts and Crafts Know-How. Apply online at prmvolunteernews.org. If you need more info please call Matt at (401) 648-6849. Additionally, PRM Ministry’s New Time and Talents Sub-Ministry NEEDS MEMBERS! Please join them at their meeting on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm. If you want more info or you want to join the ministry but cannot attend the meeting please call Matt Cairone at (401) 301-9485 or email him at email@example.com.
Here’s a way to support a local ministry. The Pray Rhode Island Ministry has just opened an account with Amazon Smile. Whenever you make a purchase from Amazon.com, be sure to sign in to do so through Amazon Smile and 5% of the purchase goes to the Pray Rhode Island Ministry if you use the link below or select Pray RI as the charity you wish to benefit from your transaction. The link for Amazon Smile is http://smile.amazon.com/ref=smi_ge_rl_rd_gw?_encoding=UTF8&ein=51-0488135 or simply go to Smile.Amazon.com and sign in. It costs you nothing more than your normal order, but the finances will help them purchase yearly themed product, conference fees, advertising, and other misc. expenses.
Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center provides help for victims of domestic violence. For information about their services, or to get help, call (401)738-1700.
The RI Blood Center invites you to donate blood and help assure that a safe and adequate blood supply is maintained. Visit one of the centers in Providence, Warwick, Woonsocket, Middletown, Narragansett or stop by a blood drive held throughout the state. Visit www.ribc.org or call 800-283-8385 to find the most convenient place to donate.
TEEN SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS The Samaritans of Rhode Island will hold several free informational workshops throughout the state on teen suicide prevention awareness for parents and caregivers. Participants can learn the warning signs and what to do if a family member or friend threatens suicide, and learn about resources available to help. No registration needed. For dates and locations, visit www.samaritansri.org, or call (401) 272-4243.