Calendar of events

September 17 — 23, 2017

Found 39 events

Thursday, September 21

Watercolors Intermediate with Lynn Debeer

10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR WITH LYNN DEBEER Experiment with still life, portraits, landscape and/or abstract painting and develop the style that speaks to you personally. Date: 5 Wednesdays, Sept. 20-Oct. 18 or 5 Wednesdays, Nov. 1-Dec. 6 …

Self Help

11:00 AM
A married couple of second-rate theatre actors cast themselves as nationally renowned self-help gurus. Their lives unravel in a farce as they try to conceal a body and hold on to their falsely won fame.

Lecture: "The Halifax Explosion" presented by Greg Banner

6:00 PM
"The Halifax Explosion" presented by Greg Banner September 21st, 2017 In December 1917 a WWI ammunition ship blew up in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This was the largest man-made explosion in human history prior to atomic weapons. The town was …

Sunset & Sequins

6:00 PM
Dancing The Dream Productions and the Aquidneck Island Kiwanis Club will be hosting their second annual black tie gala, Sunset & Sequins on Thursday September 21, 2017 at the Easton's Beach Rotunda Ballroom, 175 Memorial Blvd., Newport, R.I. 6 - …

RI Poet Laureate Tina Cane to read at IMAGO Gallery Sept. 21

7:00 PM
Rhode Island Poet Laureate Tina Cane will read from two published collections of her poems and from new poems related to the subject of “work” at a free, public event at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, at 7 p.m. September 21. Cane will …

Friday, September 22

Watercolors Intermediate with Lynn Debeer

10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR WITH LYNN DEBEER Experiment with still life, portraits, landscape and/or abstract painting and develop the style that speaks to you personally. Date: 5 Wednesdays, Sept. 20-Oct. 18 or 5 Wednesdays, Nov. 1-Dec. 6 …

Self Help

11:00 AM
A married couple of second-rate theatre actors cast themselves as nationally renowned self-help gurus. Their lives unravel in a farce as they try to conceal a body and hold on to their falsely won fame.

Joe Crookston in Concert

7:30 PM
Rising folk and roots music star Joe Crookston brings his guitar mastery, story songs, humor, unstoppable energy and infectious rhythm to the Music in the Gallery concert series. Joe is bringing his fiddle, his slide guitar, hilarious stories, …

Joe Crookston in Concert

7:30 PM
Rising folk and roots music star Joe Crookston brings his guitar mastery, story songs, humor, unstoppable energy and infectious rhythm to the Music in the Gallery concert series. Joe is bringing his fiddle, his slide guitar, hilarious stories, …

Local Artist Showcase featuring Vania Valdo

Local Artist, Vania Valdo, will be displaying her artwork at RE/MAX River's Edge from 9/22 until 11/2. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours Monday-Friday to view the exhibit. She will be hosting an Opening Reception Thurs, …

Saturday, September 23

Bristol/Warren Girl Scouts Registration Event

9:00 AM
Girl Scouts of Bristol/Warren are hosting a Registration Event @ Franklin Court Community Center in Bristol (corner of Franklin Street & Wood Street- enter on Wood St). Come learn more about Girl Scouts and register for this year! There will be …

Ferry Tour: Block Island Offshore Wind Farm

9:30 AM
Join People's Power & Light (PP&L) for a ferry tough on Sep 23rd and see the first U.S. offshore wind farm up close, the Block Island Offshore Wind Farm! PP&L is not directly involved with the turbines off the South East shore of Block …

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 …

Cast-Paper Mirror Craft

10:00 AM
CAST PAPER MIRROR WITH LISA MAY TOBIN Our group will learn about the special qualities of cotton and abaca fiber and how to use these pulps to create a lovely, unique work of art.. Mirror glass will provided . I like designing my mirrors with a …

Harvest Craft Fair

10:00 AM
Join us for our 6th Annual Harvest Craft Fair With our Crafters & Vendors with their unique creations & products Jump start the season and enjoy the Show specials and discounts being offered by our Crafters & Vendors. …

Watercolors Intermediate with Lynn Debeer

10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR WITH LYNN DEBEER Experiment with still life, portraits, landscape and/or abstract painting and develop the style that speaks to you personally. Date: 5 Wednesdays, Sept. 20-Oct. 18 or 5 Wednesdays, Nov. 1-Dec. 6 …

Ladies of Linden Place Tour

11:00 AM
As you tour the 200-year old mansion rooms, the women of Linden Place come alive through portraits, photographs, artifacts and more. Learn about generations of DeWolf & Colt women who lived at Linden Place and the daily lives and roles of ladies in …

Self Help

11:00 AM
A married couple of second-rate theatre actors cast themselves as nationally renowned self-help gurus. Their lives unravel in a farce as they try to conceal a body and hold on to their falsely won fame.

2nd Annual Teen B-Fest

1:00 PM
Please join us for our second annual teen book festival, on Saturday, September 23, starting at 1 PM. This year’s B-Fest will feature an activity-filled afternoon for teens with trivia, games, workshops and exclusive giveaways, while supplies …

Jazz tastings at Greenvale Vineyards

1:00 PM
Greenvale Vineyards will offer Jazz Tastings every Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m, throughout the season. Greenvale Vineyards is located at 582 Wapping Road in Portsmouth, along the Sakonnet River. Wine …

Teen Book Festival: BFest

1:00 PM
Teen BFest: Teen Readers..don't miss out on all the fun, activities, giveaways and prizes from 1pm-6pm. Schedule of events below: B-Fest: Saturday, Sept 23rd from 1pm-6pm1pm: is B-In the Know: YA trivia activities: feature three fun games …

New England Challenge: Newport International Polo Series

4:00 PM
New England Challenge The NBC10 Newport International Polo Series, Presented by BMW will feature Newport facing a top regional rival on Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 2017 at 4PM. General admission ($12/adult) in advance online or at the entry …

DanceNelia OPEN HOUSE

7:00 PM
OPEN HOUSE - FREE - ALL ARE WELCOME 7-11 pm , hot and cold hors d'oeuvres - Free dance lesson at 8 pm by Nelia Lawton - Demonstrations- social dancing- free raffle - prizes cash bar See why dancenelia is the where Rhode Island learns how to …

DUKE ROBILLARD BAND WITH SUNNY CROWNOVER AND BILLY NOVICK

8:00 PM
“One of the great players” BB King Duke and the gang are back to rock the Courthouse with Special Guests Sunny Crownover and Billy Novick ! Duke is herald as one of the all time favorites of blues and is respected as such….. “One …

Live Music at Meriena with Wayne Patenaude

Visit Merienda Saturday September 23 starting at 8:30. Wayne Patenaude with Diane Gualtieri. Come to hear Wayne & Diane's song stylings from Broadway, The Great American songbook and a bit if jazz. Reservations requested for dinner guests, kitchen …

Local Artist Showcase featuring Vania Valdo

Local Artist, Vania Valdo, will be displaying her artwork at RE/MAX River's Edge from 9/22 until 11/2. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours Monday-Friday to view the exhibit. She will be hosting an Opening Reception Thurs, …

September 17 — 23, 2017

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