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80th Anniversary of the 1938 Hurricane
Saturday, September 1 through Sunday, September 30
80th Anniversary of the 1938 Hurricane  (Photo Exhibits)
East Greenwich Free Library, 82 Peirce Street, East Greenwich

Photo Exhibit -  Images of the 1938 Hurricane with extracts from the diary of Anne (Allen) Holst. On display are over 50 photographs and newspaper clippings from the historic storm that slammed into Rhode Island eighty years ago and left most of the state and much of New England in shambles. In the Silverman Meeting Room.




EGHPS October Meeting & Pot Luck
Monday, October 15
EGHPS October Meeting & Pot Luck  (Member Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Old Kent County Jail, 110 King Street, East Greenwich

Flax Spinning Demonstration and History Beth Fitzpatrick, President of the Rhode Island Spinners Guild, will demonstrate the art of spinning flax and share her vast knowledge with us. Beth has graciously gotten our flax wheel running and will use it during her demonstration. The meeting begins with a pot luck supper at 6:30 pm at The Old Jail, 110 King Street. The program begins at 7:30.  It is free and open to the public. Please email Susan Curado to reserve a seat.