5 THINGS: Start Your Weekend Off Right

There are a slew of events for families Friday, and also, it’s Triple H’s birthday.

Here are the (more than) Five Things for Friday, July 27, 2012:

Mmm, produce! There will be a farmers’ market at Goddard State Park from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more info, click .

Walkin’ around. The Steppin’ Out walking club of the South Kingstown Senior Center meets 9:30 a.m. on Fridays. For more info, click .

Awww, what fun! Maury Loontjens Memorial Library in Narragansett is toddler time at 10:30 a.m.

A children’s festival at Theatre by the Sea! There will be comedy and a variety show at the theatre at 10 a.m. and noon. For more info, click .

Free lanterns! There will be a free lantern creation workshop 1 p.m. Friday, in preparation for a parade in Jamestown on Sunday. For more info, click .

Learn about nature! There will be a guided nature walk from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Kettle Pond Visitors Center in Charlestown. For more info, click .

“The important thing is not to stop questioning.” – Albert Einstein. Frosty Drew’s free public observation night runs from 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. tonight. For more info, click .

They believe they can fly. Peter Pan is at URI’s Will Theatre at 7 p.m. For more info, click . Tickets start at $15. The show is being put on by Rhode Island Youth Theatre. There is also a showing at 10 a.m. – Click for info.

A nice, grown-up film club. Potter Productions, the film club of the Kingston Free Library, is a viewing of Mostly Martha at 7:30 p.m. The movie is German and rated PG, and is about what happens when a headstrong chef suddenly has to take care of her 8-year-old niece. (The American remake was called No Reservations, and starred Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart.)

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This is what’s up, doc. On this day in 1940, A Wild Hare was released. It was the short that debuted Bugs Bunny.

Sometimes, it really is all about the game, and how you play it. Happy 43rd birthday to Paul Michael Levesque, better known as Triple H.

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Stephen Greenwell July 27, 2012 at 11:43 AM
Shameless plug alert - My buddy Bill Bartholomew is playing a set at Java Madness at 6 p.m. tonight, so if you're not occupied with all the other events going on, check him out!


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