1. Did you know that gem amber is actually a fossil? Learn more about gems, minerals and crystals at the North Kingstown Free Library's "Flowers Inside the Earth" program today. Starts at 2 p.m. at the library.
2. The West Bay Family YMCA is holding a coat drive and collecting donations for Thanksgiving baskets. Drop of any non-perishable items, gift certificates for turkeys, actual baskets, etc. to the Y any time on today.
3. Great Harvest Bread is holding a Thanksgiving tasting event today from noon to 4 p.m. Stop by to try tasty treats from bread to dinner rolls and more.
4. It's Veterans Day weekend. Tomorrow at 11 a.m. at the event marking the hour, day and month of cessation of hostilities. On Monday, the .
5. Today: partly sunny with highs near 53. Tonight: mostly cloudy with lows around 41. Tomorrow: mostly sunny with highs near 62.