Here's a handful of things to keep in mind for today.
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Walk to School: Today, Oct. 11, students from Hopkins Hill Elementary School are participating in International Walk to School Day! The day was officially celebrated on Wednesday, however because of NECAP testing, students will participate today. Click here for coverage past International Walk to School Days.
CHS Class Ring Orders: Attention Coventry High School sophomores! It's not too late to order your Class Ring. Additional orders will be taken today, Oct. 11 during all lunches in the cafeteria. A $50 deposit is requested when placing your order. Design your custom ring on-line at Jostens.com or pick up a ring packet in the main office.
Be a Sports Blogger! Are you crazy about Coventry sports? Coventry Patch is looking for bloggers for the fall sports season, whether it be youth, high school, college or professional. If you're interested, or know a player, coach or parent who might be, have them send an email to email@example.com, or simply click here for all of the details and instructions!
Toddler Stories and Songs in Greene: The Greene Public Library, located at 179 Hopkins Hollow Road, Greene, will host Toddlers, Tunes & Tales today and each Friday morning from 10-10:30 a.m. The program is intended for children ages 1-3 accompanied by a parent or caregiver and will feature songs, movement and a fun story. Call (401) 397.3873 to register.
Greene Homestead Tours: Did you know that Spring 2013 marked the Nathanael Greene Homestead's 89th season as a museum? Take a tour at 50 Taft Street in Coventry to learn all about Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene who built and lived in the home, known as Spell Hall, from 1770 to 1776. Tours are given from Apr. 1 to Oct. 31 on Monday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from 1-5 p.m. Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for children.
Click here to visit the Homestead's Facebook page for more information. To find more things to do today, check out our event listings.