East Providence Weather: Tuesday - A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Tuesday Night - A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Courtesy-The National Weather Service.
Drawing Class: The East Providence Senior Activity Center is holding a pencil drawing class Tuesday at 12:30 pm at the center located at 610 Waterman Avenue. Everyone from beginners to advanced drawers are welcome. Cost is $5.00.
Claims Committee Meeting: The East Providence Claims Committee meets Tuesday, October 2 at 7:00pm in Room 101 in East Providence City Hall.
City Council Meeting: The East Providence City Council meets on Tuesday, October 2, at 7:30 pm in the Council Chambers in City Hall.
This Day in History: On this day in 1985, actor Rock Hudson, 59, becomes the first major U.S. celebrity to die of complications from AIDS. Hudson's death raised public awareness of the epidemic, which until that time had been ignored by many in the mainstream as a "gay plague."