Calendar of events

June 17 — 23, 2018

Found 26 events

Wednesday, June 20

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

Wednesday Morning Bird Walks

9:00 AM
Audubon offers free Wednesday Morning Bird Walks with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destination will be chosen. Please visit the Audubon website for the location; Ages: …

Urban Sketching with Suzanne Lewis

9:30 AM
URBAN SKETCHING IN PEN AND INK AND WATERCOLOR WITH SUZANNE LEWIS Try out this popular trend on locations in Bristol and Warren. We will be capturing the passing scene in pen and ink and watercolor. Each day we will meet in a café for coffee or …

Caddyshack Party with Mini-Golf in Newport

5:30 PM
Enjoy a one-time screening of the American comedy classic Caddyshack combined with the chance to play mini-golf on the stage of the historic Jane Pickens Theater. This 1980 film, directed by …

Thursday, June 21

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

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 …

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.

Lecture: "So Close to Home" by Alison O'Leary

6:00 PM
June 21st, 2018 Alison O'Leary presents "So Close to Home: A True Story of an American Family's Fight for Survival During World War II" Discover more at www.alisonoleary.com About the Book: A hard working blue collar family …

'Almost Maine' opens Little Theatre's Firebarn Season

7:30 PM
Almost Maine: A town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the US. Its residents never get around to getting organized, so it’s just – Almost. On a cold, clear magical …

Lecture: "Norwegian Steam" by John Rousmaniere

June 21st, 2018: John Rousmaniere on "Norwegian Steam: The Yacht Sailors from Tysnes" Presented in collaboration with members of the NYYC Seamanship Committee and Jattlaget Presented in …

Friday, June 22

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

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 …

'Almost Maine' opens Little Theatre's Firebarn Season

7:30 PM
Almost Maine: A town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the US. Its residents never get around to getting organized, so it’s just – Almost. On a cold, clear magical …

Saturday, June 23

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

General Stanton Inn Flea Market Celebrates its 53rd Season

8:00 AM
CHARLESTOWN'S GENERAL STANTON INN FLEA MARKET CELEBRATES 53rd SEASON ~Oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island~ WHAT: The General Stanton Inn Flea Market, the oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island, will …

Portsmouth Eco-Depot

8:00 AM
Resource Recovery and the town of Portsmouth Department of Public Works invite Rhode Island residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste (anything labeled with a skull and crossbones, or words like 'toxic', 'poison', 'flammable', …

Summer Celebration in Seekonk Meadows

9:30 AM
Join us for a Meadows Summer Celebration at Seekonk Library & Meadows on Saturday, June 23. Scheduled programs for the day include: 9:30 AM - Gentle Yoga with Barbara Barlow 11:00 AM- Meadows & Gammino Pond Trail Guided Walk 1:00 PM - …

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 …

Plein Air Watercolors with Elizabeth O'Connell

10:00 AM
PLEIN AIR WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH ELIZABETH O'CONNELL We will meet at four different locations in and around Portsmouth and begin to make art outdoors en plein air. Students will learn about the materials, techniques and famous artists who have …

Plein Air Watercolors with Elizabeth O'Connell

10:00 AM
PLEIN AIR WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH ELIZABETH O'CONNELL We will meet at four different locations in and around Portsmouth and begin to make art outdoors en plein air. Students will learn about the materials, techniques and famous artists who have …

A Wish Come True 1st Annual Bowling for WISHES Bowl- A- Thon

11:00 AM
Join us for "Rockin" good time at our Bowling for Wishes Bowl-A- Thon and help make children's wishes come true! to register call our office at 401-781-9199 or go to https://www.awish.org/bowling-for-wishes

Saturday Nature Walks with Audubon

2:00 PM
Join Audubon for weekly nature walks on Saturdays. Ramble down the trails with an Audubon naturalist as your guide. Please note this program is weather dependent. No registration …

'Almost Maine' opens Little Theatre's Firebarn Season

7:30 PM
Almost Maine: A town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the US. Its residents never get around to getting organized, so it’s just – Almost. On a cold, clear magical …

Tiverton Four Corners Fun Run

WHAT IS THE TIVERTON FOUR CORNERS FUN RUN? The Tiverton Four Corners Fun Run is a scenic 5k through historic Tiverton Four Corners, and along the Sakonnet River organized by the Amicable Congregational Church. Proceeds from this race help …

Tiverton Four Corners Fun Run

WHAT IS THE TIVERTON FOUR CORNERS FUN RUN? The Tiverton Four Corners Fun Run is a scenic 5k through historic Tiverton Four Corners, and along the Sakonnet River organized by the Amicable Congregational Church. Proceeds from this race help …

June 17 — 23, 2018

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