Monday Essentials: New Year's Closings, CPD Safety Event and More

Today is Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 and here are some things to know about the week ahead.

Welcome to Monday Essentials, your new weekly snapshot of one or more critical things coming in the week ahead. If you know of something coming up that would make a great addition to Monday Essentials, email lauren.costa@patch.com.

18+ Bingo: The Coventry Senior Center (50 Wood St.) will hold Bingo tonight and every Monday at 6 p.m. The cost is $4 plus Specials. All are welcome, but must be 18 years and older to play.

New Year's Closures: Still have some last minute errands to run before ringing in 2014? Click here for a list of Coventry businesses and offices in town and their holiday hours for Tuesday Dec. 31 and Wednesday, Jan. 1.

CPD Safety Event: From 12 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, the Coventry Police Department will hold a free Child Seat Installation and Kids Workshop at Dunkin Donuts, located at 800 Tiogue Avenue.

Toddler Stories and Songs in Greene: The Greene Public Library, located at 179 Hopkins Hollow Road, Greene, will host Toddlers, Tunes & Tales this 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.

Editor on Vacation: Christmas is behind us and 2013 is coming to a close - which means that it's about time for me to hide my laptop and take some much-needed vacation time. I will be away from Patchlandia from Dec. 24 until Thursday, Jan. 2. Meanwhile, please contact Associate Regional Editor Patrick Luce at patrick.luce@patch.com with urgent matters.

To find more events and happens, check out our event calendar.


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