Community Organizations

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Gentian Garden Club, Inc.

President: Linda Proulx
Phone: (401) 647-3730
Website: gentiangardenclub.org

Gentian Garden Club, Inc. was organized in March 1935. The objectives of the Club are to develop a working knowledge of all phases of gardening, to preserve and protect the environment, to encourage civic planting and to develop the art of flower arranging.

Membership is open to adult residents of Scituate and adjoining towns. Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at the North Scituate Community House at 7:00 p.m., except during summer recess of July and August. In November, December and February, meeting dates may change due to the holidays. Members must attend a minimum of 5 meetings per year. Dues are $25.00. (updated 7/2018)

Phlash Fotography & Artistry

Address: 772 East Road, Scituate RI 02857
Contact: Erin Walsh
Phone : (401) 559-7868
Email: phlash@phlashfotoart.com
Website: phlashfotoart.com

Phlash Fotography & Artistry takes great images and renders them into fine art. Specializing in custom home portraits, images are digitally enhanced to give the look of a classic painting and finished through giclée printing on canvas. The result is a beautiful custom designed work of art. (confirmed 1/20/2019)

Scituate Art Festival

P.O. Box 126, North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone: 401-647-9200
Website: scituateartfestival.org
Runs the Scituate Art Festival – Quarterly Meetings.

The Scituate Art Festival, is a favorite Rhode Island tradition over the Columbus Day weekend. We feature 200 juried art and craft exhibitors, select antique vendors, a food court offering regional specialties, live musical entertainment and a huge art/craft/antique raffle. We are proud to have been recognized eight times as ‘Best Annual Arts/Crafts Festival Statewide’ by the readers of ‘Rhode Island Monthly Magazine’. (updated 1/22/2019)

Scituate Music Association

Address: c/o Scituate HS Music Department, 94 Trimtown Road, Scituate, RI 20857
Phone: (401) 647-4120
Contact Person: Music Department Chairperson, Stephanie Vantine

We provide support for music programs at Scituate High School, helping raise funds for students to attend events and adjudications and advocating for band, orchestra, jazz, and chorus programs in Scituate schools. (info from High School site, 1/22/2019)

Skyscrapers Astronomical Society/Seagrave Memorial Observatory

47 Peeptoad Road, North Scituate, RI  02857

Contact: Tom Thibault
Phone: 401-489-1957
Email: deepspaceviewer@aol.com
Website: www.theskyscrapers.org

Monthly meetings are the 1st Friday of the month. The public is invited.

The Seagrave Observatory is open every clear Saturday evening 8-10PM. Consult the website for details. (confirmed from their site, 1/22/2019)

RI Elder Info

Website: RIElderInfo.com

RIElderInfo.com is the only expert-curated online resource for Rhode Island Seniors, Caregivers and Professionals. The site is tailored to the user-Senior, Caregiver or Professional. Community specific resources for all 39 cities and towns as well as information by general topic can be found on the site. There is an Event Calendar of fun, educational or interesting things to do for Seniors and Caregivers-because aging isn’t just flu shots and Bingo! (added 1/14/19)

Scituate Senior Center

1315 Chopmist Hill Road, N. Scituate RI 02857

Contact: Dina Elhelw

Phone: 401-647-2662

Email: delhelw@scituateri.org

Websitescituateri.org

Open Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Lunch is at Noon with reservations. Bingo meets Thursdays at 10:45AM. Exercises are Fridays 11:00AM. Scrabble meets Fridays from 1:00-3:00PM. (updated 1/14/18)

Senior’s Choice Consulting

Contact: Deborah Burton, MS, Consultant, Gerontologist, and Founder

Phone: (401) 585-0509

Email: DeborahLBurtonMS@gmail.com

Website: SeniorsChoiceConsulting.com

Finding the appropriate services available for Seniors in Rhode Island can be a challenge. Coordinating care, processing paperwork, scheduling doctor’s visits, arranging home repairs and maintenance, finding home-care or assist in transitioning to a long term care setting can leave a caregiver at wits end. Senior’s Choice Consulting can provide as much guidance as a Senior or their family may desire. (added 1/14/19)

Chopmist Hill Fire Department

1362 Chopmist Hill Road, N. Scituate, RI 02857

Address: P.O. 415, N. Scituate RI 02857

Phone: (401) 647-2000

Contact: Chief Dennis Gaffney

(Updated 7/2018)

Scituate Conservation Commission & Land Trust

P.O. Box 328, 195 Danielson Pike, North Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: via Town Hall

Phone: (401) 647-5526

Website: https://www.scituateriltcc.org/

The Scituate Conservation Commission is a town commission whose mission it is to promote and develop the town’s natural resources, to protect watershed resources and to conserve the natural aesthetic areas within the town and to acquire land for conservation or recreational activities. The Commission meets the second Tuesday of each month. (updated 1/24/2019)

North Scituate Church & North Scituate Community House

Contact: Scituate Public Works Department

Street addresses: Church at 554 and Meeting House at 546 W. Greenville Rd., Scituate, RI 02857

Phone: (401) 647-3366

Use of the community house is limited to town residents at a fee of $25. The church may be reserved by residents for a fee of $25, and by non-residents for $150. Call the Public Works Department to reserve a date. (11/10)

North Scituate Fire Department

Station: (401) 647-3372

Steve Otto, Chief (401) 647-9298

Business: (401) 647-9298

Fax:  (401) 647-2497

Street Address: 201 Danielson Pk. N. Scituate, RI 02857

Mailing Address:   P.O. Box 357 N. Scituate, RI 02857

Chief’s email: snsfdchief@gmail.com

Email: geninfo@northscituatefd.org

Website: www.northscituatefd.org

(11/10)

Scituate Preservation Society

William Frederickson, President

P.O. Box 551, 706 Hartford Pike,

North Scituate, RI 02857

Historic Grange Building #33

Phone: (401) 647-5010

Email: scituatepreservation@gmail.com

Websitefacebook.com/ScituatePreservation

We provide education and resources for historic preservation, identify and preserve, restore and maintain cultural and historical objects within the town. We welcome one and all who are interested. (updated 1/14/19)

North Central Chamber of Commerce

255 Greenville Avenue Johnston, RI 02919

(401) 349 4674 Fax: (401) 349 4676

or call the Town Clerk’s office (401) 647-2822

North Central Chamber of Commerce has been proudly serving the small business community within the towns of Johnston, North Providence, Smithfield, Scituate, Foster and Glocester for more than 30 years. (updated from web 1/24/2019)

Scituate Prevention Partnership

Erika McCormick, Coordinator

Email: scituate.spp@gmail.com

Website: http://scituateprevention.org/

The SPP creates a healthy and safe environment by advocating, promoting and supporting prevention strategies for the Scituate community. (updated 1/24/2019)

Scituate Town Officials

Website:  scituateri.org

Town Clerk: 647-2822

Tax Collector: 647-5526

Tax Assessor: 647-2919

Town Engineer/Building Official:  647-5901

Senior Services: 647-2662

Dept. Of Public Works/Recreation:  647-3366

Scituate School Department: 647-4100; TTY 800-745-5555

Clayville School: 647-4115

Hope School: 821-3651

Scituate School: 647-4110

Middle School: 647-4123

High School:  647-4120

Scituate Police Department: 821-5900 for non-emergencies. In an emergency, dial 911.

Scituate Animal Control:  647-7200

American Legion/Scituate Post #19

P.O. Box 481, N. Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: David M. Randall

Phone: (401) 255-1430

We meet on the 2nd Friday of every month, September to June, at 7 PM.

Meetings are held in the rear of the North Scituate Community House, Rt. 116, North Scituate. (Updated 7/2018)

Scituate Lions Club

Contact: Bill Hurry or Terry Nolin at 647-5478

Address: P.O. Box 751, N. Scituate RI 02857

Email: NolinTerry@cs.com

We have a Recycle for Sight program where we collect used glasses, sun glasses and reading glasses. There are collection boxes at Brigido’s in Scituate, the General Country Store in Hope, and both the Hope and North Scituate libraries. (11/10)

Scituate Rotary Club

Contact: William Vangel

Phone: 401-647-3532

Address: P.O. Box 461, North Scituate, RI 02857

Website: Rotary Club of Scituate, RI

A community oriented service organization that meets every Wednesday evening at 6:30PM at Chopmist Inn, 1315 Chopmist Hill Rd, Scituate, RI 02857. It provides outreach to community, state, national and international humanitarian efforts. Locally efforts include libraries, a playground, Ponaganset and Scituate High School scholarships.

Rotary Motto: Service Above Self. (updated 1/14/19)

North Scituate Baptist Church

619 W. Greenville Road, N. Scituate RI 02857

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 427, N. Scituate, RI 02857

Interim Pastor: Rev. Paul Collins
Church: (401) 647-3238
Fax: (401) 647-3134

Web: www.northscituatebaptist.org

Email: office@northscituatebaptist.org

Worship at 10:00am, Youth Sunday School 9:00am, Adult Forum: 8:45am, 11am Fellowship Hour.  Visit our web page for more activities and information. (updated from newsletter 1/22/2019)

Rockland Community Church

212 Rockland Rd., N. Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: Rev. Scott Aiken, (401) 647-7229

Email: nscitacc@verizon.net

Website: rocklandcommunityri.org

North Scituate Advent Christian Church is a Bible centered evangelical church providing weekly worship services; teen ministry, children’s ministry; home Bible studies; a MOPS (Mothers Of PreSchoolers) group that meets bi-monthly. We also provide the Alpha Course, a 13 week introduction to the Christian faith. Church services are held Sunday mornings at 10:00am September through May. Sunday School for preschool through 8th grade meet at the same time with a full nursery provided during services. Please visit our website for more detailed information. (Updated 8/2019)

St. Joseph Parish

Church address: 144 Danielson Pike, N. Scituate RI 02857
Rectory address: 151 Danielson Pike, N. Scituate, RI 02857
Mailing address: P.O. Box 236, N. Scituate, RI 02857

Parish Office: (401) 647-2255

Email: DMC948@verizon.net

Website: saintjosephschurch.net

St. Josephs is a Roman Catholic Church. We have a vibrant church community, continuing to serve the area. You are always welcome to come home and join us. Daily Mass Monday-Friday at 8:30 am. Sunday Mass at 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:00 am, and 5:00 pm (updated 1/14/19)

Tabernacle Baptist Church

P.O. Box 67, 182 Seven Mile Road, Hope, RI 02831-0067

Contact: Rev. Michael Mercier, Pastor 401-377-2745

Email: tbcofhope@gmail.com

Website: tabernaclebaptistchurchofhope.org

We gather for family worship with the ringing of the church bell at 9:00 am each Sunday morning. Our intergenerational worship includes special activities for children followed by age appropriate Sunday School classes. Our calendar of activities and further information are available on the church website. We are affiliated with the American Baptist Churches of RI and the USA. We welcome all who seek to further their faith journey in fellowship with a community of believers in Jesus Christ. (updated 1/14/19)

Trinity Episcopal Church

249 Danielson Pike, N. Scituate RI 02857

Contact: Michelle, Parish Administrator (401) 647-2322

Rector: Rev. Johanna Marcure

Emailnstrinity@aol.com

Website: trinitynorthscituate.org

Worship Services: Saturday: 5:00PM, Sunday: 8:00AM; 9:30AM (w/children’s liturgy & Church School at 9:30 service), nursery available at 9:30 Service

Parish hours: Mon-Fri 8:00AM-12:00PM; Church School during the 9:30 service provides a nursery.

Adult Christian Formation Forum with various weekly topics meets immediately following the 9:30 service. (updated 3/2018)

Hope Cub Scouts Pack 42

Phone: (401) 338-4195

Contact: Jeff Mycroff

Pack 42 meets on Thursday nights at Hope Elementary School from 6:30-8:00 pm. Boys in 1st through 5th grade are encouraged to join at any time throughout the year.  (updated 1/22/2019)

North Scituate Boy Scouts of America Troop 1

546 West Greenville Rd., North Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: Jack Stephens

Phone: 401-699-8808

Email: bigbudha31@yahoo.com

Meetings held at the N. Scituate Community House on Thursday nights 7:00-8:30 PM. (confirmed 1/16/19)

North Scituate Boy Scouts of America Troop 2

PO Box 842, North Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: Mark W. DiLuglio, Scoutmaster

Phone: 401-273-8324

Email: Scoutmaster@Troop2NSRI.org

Web Site:  http://www.troop2nsri.org

We meet Wednesday nights at Trinity Episcopal Church (Danielson Pike) from 7-8:30 PM (11/10)

North Scituate Boy Scouts of America Troop 102 Chopmist

412 Rocky Hill Road, North Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: Mike Franklin, Scoutmaster

Phone: 401-934-1041

Email: mfranklin102@hotmail.com

We meet Tuesday nights at Chopmist Hill Fire Station 1362 Chopmist Hill Road, N. Scituate from 7-8:30PM. We go to Yawgoo the 8th week of camp. We go on several monthly campouts, bike trips and hikes, backpacking trips, ski weekend and does community service projects throughout the year. (confirmed 1/22/2018)

North Scituate Cub Scout Pack 1

294 Quaker Lane, North Scituate, RI 02857

Contact: Bob Machowski

Phone: 401-934-0721

Email: bmachowski@barker.com

The Boys Scouts of America’s Cub Scouting program is for boys who are in the first through fifth grade. They participate in family-centered activities, group activities, learning and having fun. If you would like more information on Cub Scout Pack 1 North Scituate contact our Committee Chair Bob Machowski. (to be updated 1/22/2019, but Bob can still point you in the right direction)