Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard will welcome Karl Detken, aka Kalifornia Karl, for a musical performance on Thursday, Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. Detken will perform new songs along with oldies favorites. Detken founded Joyful Noise Music Therapy in 1975 to spread the healing power of music to those who need it most. Detken has been performing live since age 13 and to date has performed for nearly 1 million people. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 401-273-6565. Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.