Get Out: May 11-13

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 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. http://patch.com/E-lPQs

1.) Blood Pressure Clinic

Where/When: (50 Wood St.); Friday, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Why Go: The Coventry Senior Center will hold a free blood pressure clinic today that is sponsored by Central Coventry Rescue.

Pricing: Free

2.) RI Cal Ripken Night

Where/When: McCoy Stadium (1 Columbus Ave., Pawtucket); Saturday, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Why Go: Players and coaches from the Coventry Cal Ripken Baseball League and other CR leagues in RI will march in their uniforms onto the field for pre-game ceremonies before watching the Pawsox take on the Columbus Clippers.

Pricing: $7/person

3.) Fundraising Yard Sale

Where/When: parking lot (719 Tiogue Ave.); Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Why Go: A yard sale to benefit Hasbro Children's Hospital will be held today. Come see what treasures you can find while helping a great cause at the same time!

Pricing: Free admission

4.) Troop 593 Yard Sale

Where/When: ; Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Why Go: Girl Scout Troop 593 of Coventry will hold a Yard Sale today to raise money for a trip to Washington, DC for the Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary Celebration.

Pricing: Free admission


Where/When: Hope Landing (15 Hope Furnace Rd.); Saturday, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Why Go: Join Adventure Zone on Saturday for an Open House and Meet & Greet Paddle Event at Hope Landing on the Upper Pawtuxet River (Route 116 to 15 Hope Furnace Rd. Look for the brown sign: Fishing Area.) RSVP for this event on the Adventure Zone's on Contact Us page if you plan on attending.

For more information contact Thom Lawrence, advzone@cox.net, (401) 487-9331.

Pricing: Free admission

6.) Line Dancing

Where/When: Coventry-West Greenwich Elks Lodge ; Sunday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Why Go: Want to try something a little different this weekend? Then try your hand (or feet) at line dancing. All ages and abilities are welcome. For more info call Jerry (397-3700) or Lori (206-3618).

Pricing: $6 per person to benefit Elks and Emblems charities.

To find more things to do this weekend, check out our event listings.


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