Get Out: November 30-December 2

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 out our picks for the activities that are going on in town.

1.) Senior Center November Breakfast

Where/When: Coventry Senior Center (50 Wood St.); Friday, 7:30-9 a.m.

 Why Go: The Coventry Senior Center will hold its November Breakfast on Friday morning. Guests will enjoy scrambled eggs, choice of bacon or sausage, pancakes or English muffin, with juice, coffee and tea. All are welcome!

Pricing: $3


Where/When: Greene Public Library; Fridays 10-10:30 a.m.

Why Go: The Greene Public Library hosts a Friday morning program each week beginning for 1 to 3-year-olds accompanied by a parent or caregiver. The activity features songs, movement and a story. Please call the library at 397-3873 to register.

Pricing: Free

3.) CHS Presents: RENT!

Where/When: Coventry High School; Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m.

Why Go: The Coventry High School Drama Department presents RENT!, a musical that tackles difficult social issues from the late 1980s and early 1990s. Click here to visit the show's Facebook Event Page.

Pricing: $10/students, $15/adults

4.) St. Francis Snowflake Bazaar

Where/When: St. Francis Church (132 Peckham Ln.); Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Why Go: St. Francis Church Snowflake Bazaar will feature crafts, hand-knitted items, kids' games, baked goods, raffles, Penny Social, Grandma's Attic and Trash & Treasure. The kitchen will be open for lunch serving Gert's meat pies, salads, sandwiches, soups, grinders, hot dogs and more.

Pricing: Free admission

5.) Perspectives Holiday Bazaar

Where/When: Coventry-West Greenwich Elks Lodge (42 Nooseneck Hill Rd., West Greenwich); Saturday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Why Go: Get some of your Christmas shopping done this weekend while supporting the Perspectives Corporation at the Holiday Bazaar!

Pricing: Free admission

6.) Western Coventry Holiday Craft Show

Where/When: Western Coventry School; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Why Go: Visit members of the Western Coventry School community while shopping for holiday gifts, crafts and baked goods.

Pricing: Free admission

7.) Hopkins Hill Holiday Happenings

Where/When: Hopkins Hill Elementary School; Saturday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Why Go: Hopkins Hill invites all to its Annual Holiday Happenings, and this year's event wil be one of the biggest yet! Featuring live entertainment, a Main Street of shops from local vendors, an elf shop for children, crafts, face painting, games and more than 45 raffles. Also, Santa himself will be paying a visit from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.!

Click here to view the vendor list and entertainment schedule.

Pricing: Free admission

8.) Club Jogues Holiday Bazaar

Where/When: Club Jogues (184 Boston St.); Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Why Go: Stop by Club Jogues on Sunday to check out the Holiday Craft Bazaar, featuring homemade crafts, raffles and a bake sale.

Pricing: Free admission

9.) Paine House for the Holidays

Where/When: Paine House (7 Station St.); Sunday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Why Go: Visit the Paine House's Open House this Sunday to see one of Coventry's most historical homes decorated for the holidays! Refreshments will be served.

Pricing: Free 

10.) Summit Christmas Concert & Tea

Where/When: Summit Baptist Church (1176 Victory Hwy., Greene); Sunday, 2 p.m.

Why Go: Summit Baptist Church will hold a Christmas Piano and Organ Concert, followed by a formal Christmas Tea on Sunday. Proceeds benefit the church. To purchase tickets or for more information, call Sharon at 397-7607.

Pricing: $10/person

For more local things to do, check out our Events page.



Mimi Desjarlais November 30, 2012 at 03:25 PM
I went to see "Rent" last night at the CHS, and it was GREAT!! If you can go tonight or tomorrow, do! The shows start at 7, and the students were fantastic - the singing, acting, and the sets........you'll be kicking yourself if you don't go........it's that good.


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