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Johnston Events: Gov't Meetings, Blood Drives, History and Art

Here are the highlights of this week's events listings on JohnstonPatch.

Johnston Events: Gov't Meetings, Blood Drives, History and Art

Here's your first look at the schedule of events around Johnston for the week ahead — click the links for more information on our Events page.

Government

Following their regular schedules, both the town council and school committee are meeting this week:

Also this week, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Barry Hinckley is scheduled to visit the home of Republican Town Committee Chairman George Resnick at 10 Paradise Lane. Call (401) 934-2232 for more information.

Blood Drives

Showing a knack for raising awareness and helping save lives are two of Johnston's newest local businesses:

History

John McNiff is a major font of Rhode Island historical knowledge — hear what he's got to say about Rhode Island founder Roger Williams at on Wednesday night at 6 p.m.

Art

Students in grades 3 through 6 are invited to join Ms. Melyssa (a Johnston High School alum and talented artist in her own right) for "Art Smart," a lesson in how to make art like the great masters, on Friday, Apr. 13, at 4 pm at the library.

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