With the all-time high population at the ACI continuing to soar, A.T. Wall, director of the Rhode Island Department of Corrections, makes a timely appearance this weekend on Newsmakers, broadcast Sunday at 5:30 am on Channel 12 (CBS) and at 10 am on Fox Providence. (Due to a timing conflict, I'm not on the show this week.)
In other items of interest for the weekend:
-- Southside Community Last Trust, which promotes urban gardening in Providence, is holiding its annual plant sale.
-- The Steel Yard, a creative outpost on Providence's West Side, on Saturday, from 7-11 pm, holds its annual fundraiser. Tix are $50.