Calendar of events

January 13 — 19, 2019

Found 30 events

Tuesday, January 15

Tuesday trail team in Westport

9:00 AM
The Westport Land Conservation Trust is looking for volunteers to join a weekly group to beautify and maintain the more than 10 miles of trails managed by WLCT. The “Tuesday Trail Team” will meet …

Knitters Meetup to start at the Tiverton Public Library

6:30 PM
Date & Time: 6:30 pm, January 15, 2018 and the third Tuesday of months followingPlace: Tiverton Public Library, 34 Roosevelt Ave. Tiverton, RI 02878Calling all knitters! Are you looking to meet …

Meet the Author of 'The Newport Bridge' in Barrington

6:30 PM
Meet the author James Ricci for a book talk and signing of The Newport Bridge, published by The History Press in 2018 with a forward by former Governor Lincoln Chafee. Mr. Ricci is a native of Rhode …

Chorus of EP holding open rehearsals for spring concert

7:00 PM
You are invited to join the Chorus of East Providence in singing "Requiem by Gabriel Faure" for their upcoming spring concert season. Under the direction of Beth Armstrong, the chorus will also …

Wednesday, January 16

Business Growth: Taking the Next Step

9:30 AM
Topic: Intermediate Workshops If you are looking to increase sales, expand into new markets, add to your product line or develop new sales channels, GROWTH HUB can help. A new initiative of the RI Small Business Development Center, GROWTH HUB …

Trinity Rep presents 'Black Odyssey'

7:30 PM
Joe Wilson, Jr. stars as Ulysses and Cloteal L. Horne as Circe, in Trinity Rep's epic journey "Black Odyssey" by Marcus Gardley. Directed by Jude Sandy and Joe Wilson, Jr., this breathtaking and …

Thursday, January 17

Children’s story hour in Barrington

10:00 AM
Come to Barrington Books and hear Miss Margie read several theme-related story and picture books geared towards the pre-school set, followed by craft time allowing the children to express their …

Coping with Change without Stress

10:00 AM
Overview: You will learn techniques to help yourself and your team handle change in a demanding work environment. Discover the typical styles and behaviors which people slip into when faced with change and how these reactions can contribute to …

Young children’s story hour

10:00 AM
Bring your little ones for stories geared for 3- to 5-year-olds. Includes a craft and light snack.

Toddler tales at the Zoo

10:30 AM
Enjoy a zooper fun story time at the zoo, every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Includes a snack and a craft/activity. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Intermediate/Advanced Oils with Bill McLane

1:00 PM
Thursdays, January 10th - February 14th | 1 pm - 3 pm 6 weeks $140 BAM Members丨$150 Non-Members DOWNLOAD SUPPLY LIST @ http://www.bristolartmuseum.org/classes.html

Birthday Card Workshop

6:00 PM
Are you tired of the last minute giving rush? Do you look at expensive store cards and think “I could make this if I only had the time?” Prepare for that next call for giving now by attending the workshop Birthday Card Bonanza at the Seekonk …

Lecture: "From 1 to 18,006: Highlights from the Haffenreffer-Herreshoff Digitization Project at the MIT Museum" Presented by Evelyn Ansel

6:00 PM
An introduction to the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company archive in the Hart Nautical Collection at the MIT Museum followed some of the surprising things uncovered over the course of the digitization project. Discover how you can digitally browse the …

Upon This Rock: How The Black Church in Rhode Island Empowered an Entire Community

6:30 PM
"Upon This Rock: How The Black Church in Rhode Island Empowered an Entire Community." presented by Robb Dimmick and Ray Rickman from Stages of Freedom This FREE lecture is a complement to the exhibition on view, Do Lord Remember Me: The …

'The Night Watch' at the Gamm

7:30 PM
In the late 1940s, calm has returned to London and people are recovering from the chaos of war. In a quiet dating agency, a bombed-out church, and a prison cell, the stories of four women and a young …

Trinity Rep presents 'Black Odyssey'

7:30 PM
Joe Wilson, Jr. stars as Ulysses and Cloteal L. Horne as Circe, in Trinity Rep's epic journey "Black Odyssey" by Marcus Gardley. Directed by Jude Sandy and Joe Wilson, Jr., this breathtaking and …

Friday, January 18

Mindfulness Meditation at the Museum: ​Making Space for Art

9:00 AM
Friday Mornings in the Main Gallery @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am December 7th - February 22nd, 2019 Admission: $5 Donation to BAM (Per Session) RSVP HERE: http://www.bristolartmuseum.org/mindful.html ------------------------ Most of …

An Evening with Christopher Hunter

6:00 PM
$10 Admission (tickets @ http://www.bristolartmuseum.org/gospel.html) Join us at BAM to mark the opening of "Do Lord Remember Me: The Black Church in Rhode Island," an exhibition researched and designed by Robb Dimmick and directed by Ray …

Karaoke in Tiverton

6:00 PM
The Knights of Columbus will host karaoke on Fridays at their hall at 28 Fish Road in Tiverton. The kitchen will be offering food for purchase beginning at 6 p.m., with karaoke and dancing from 7 to …

'The Night Watch' at the Gamm

7:30 PM
In the late 1940s, calm has returned to London and people are recovering from the chaos of war. In a quiet dating agency, a bombed-out church, and a prison cell, the stories of four women and a young …

Trinity Rep presents 'Black Odyssey'

7:30 PM
Joe Wilson, Jr. stars as Ulysses and Cloteal L. Horne as Circe, in Trinity Rep's epic journey "Black Odyssey" by Marcus Gardley. Directed by Jude Sandy and Joe Wilson, Jr., this breathtaking and …

Trinity: A tribute to Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, at the Narrows

8:00 PM
Trinity is comprised of four vocalists with decades of experience in the music industry. Specializing in performing a tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, their soaring harmonies …

Saturday, January 19

Mount Hope Farm - Farmers Market

9:00 AM
Our winter farmers market will keep you eating healthy all winter long. Join us every Saturday in the barn and pick up fresh and local vegetables, meat, bread, fish, mushrooms, and more. A rotating assortment of artisan vendors will be joining us as …

Aquidneck Growers Market

10:00 AM
With a changing selection of artisan vendors, the markets also hosts live local music. Shoppers can pick up their weekly fresh and local food supplies while checking out Newport Vineyards and Winery …

Free Yoga Series at Seekonk Public Library

10:00 AM
– Start the New Year with the many health benefits of yoga. Even for someone who has never been physically active, yoga has been shown to increase circulation, provide relief from joint pain or arthritis, and normalize blood pressure. Join us for …

“Hoods Up” Weekend at Newport Car Museum

10:00 AM
Check out what’s under the hood of the 70+ cars at the Newport Car Museum. See what makes these beauties rock, rumble and roar!WHERE: 947 West Main Rd. (Enter at Light), PortsmouthWHEN: …

Owls and Ale at Audubon

6:30 PM
Meet some of Audubon’s amazing birds of prey and enjoy a presentation on these fascinating birds while enjoying locally brewed beers. Then take a guided walk through the refuge to look and …

'The Night Watch' at the Gamm

7:30 PM
In the late 1940s, calm has returned to London and people are recovering from the chaos of war. In a quiet dating agency, a bombed-out church, and a prison cell, the stories of four women and a young …

Trinity Rep presents 'Black Odyssey'

7:30 PM
Joe Wilson, Jr. stars as Ulysses and Cloteal L. Horne as Circe, in Trinity Rep's epic journey "Black Odyssey" by Marcus Gardley. Directed by Jude Sandy and Joe Wilson, Jr., this breathtaking and …

The Englishtown Project, in Fall River

8:00 PM
The music of The Grateful Dead, New Riders of the Purple Sage, and Marshall Tucker Band, performed by an all-star jam band featuring members of New Riders of the Purple Sage, Zen Tricksters, and Max …

January 13 — 19, 2019

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