Get Out: June 15-17
A comprehensive list of options to kick start your weekend planning.
It's Friday, and you've got no idea what you'll do for the long weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for every age to make your weekend just what you've been waiting for. Check our picks for the activities that are going on in town and nearby.
1.) Bark for Life
Where/When: Coventry High School track; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Why Go: The American Cancer Society will hold "Bark for Life", a canine event to fight cancer on Saturday. Celebrate Relay for Life with your four-legged loved ones. Individual walkers and teams are welcome. Dogs must be on a leash at all times and dog owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pet. Click here for more information and to find out how to donate or call 243-2624.
Pricing: $10 fundraising fee in advance, $25 at the event
2.) Malo Children Golf Tournament
Where/When: Cranston Country Club (69 Burlingame Rd., Cranston); Saturday, 1:30 p.m.
Why Go: The annual golf tournament, held in honor of Zachary, Nicholas, and Kaleigh Malo is Blackrock School's cherished PTA events. Funds raised will contribute to the continue improvement, maintenance, and upkeep of the Blackrock Playground which was dedicated to the Malo children in 2003.
Pricing: Contact Mrs. Leyden at 822-9450 to find out how to donate.
3.) Sage Cauldron Grand Re-Opening
Where/When: Sage Cauldron (891 Tiogue Ave.); Saturday, 12-5 p.m.
Why Go: Stop by anytime, have a burger or hot dog, a reading and feast on the positive energy that IS The Cauldron! There will be food, door prizes, special priced mini-readings by Angela, Reiki, music and of course fun, light and love!
Pricing: Donations welcome at the event
4.) Elks Father's Day Steak Fry
Where/When: Coventry-West Greenwich Elks Lodge (42 Noonseneck Hill Rd., West Greenwich); Sunday, 2-4 p.m.
Why Go: Share a meal with Dad on his special day! The Elks are holding a steak fry that will include steak, bread and butter, salad, beans, veggies and baked potato.
5.) Community Blood Drives
Where/When: St. Vincent de Paul Church; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Why Go: Save a life, or three by donating blood this weekend!