Calendar of events

May 22 — 28, 2016

Found 76 events

Sunday, May 22

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Whaling Museum debuts family interactive zone

9:00 AM
Casa dos Botes Discovery Center, a 3,000-square foot family interactive zone, opens to the public on Sunday, May 22 at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. The Discovery Center promotes exploration and learning through a variety of maritime-themed …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

Bird banding at Audubon

9:15 AM
Join Audubon for a bird banding demonstration on the grounds of the Environmental Education Center. Experts will demonstrate how birds are captured, measured, banded and released.  Bring a camera and binoculars! WHERE: Audubon Environmental …

Oral history exhibit focuses on Touisset

12:00 PM
The Warren Preservation Society (WPS) is proud to unveil its newest oral history exhibit: ‘A Place Apart: the evolving landscape of Touisset,’ this weekend (May 21 & 22, 2016). The exhibit tells the story of how this unique part of …

An Irish Seisiun in Bristol

5:00 PM
Come to Aidan's every Sunday evening for great Irish music.

'Anything Goes' at Ocean State

7:30 PM
Nate Suggs, left, and Jason Loete star as Billy Crocker and Elijah Whitney in "Anything Goes" at Ocean State Theatre in Warwick. Sail away with the Tony Award-winning Cole Porter classic, featuring a magical score including "It's De-Lovely," "I Get …

'Educating Rita' at 2nd Story

7:30 PM
Frank (Ed Shea) is an English tutor in his fifties whose disillusioned outlook on life drives him to drink and bury himself in his books. Enter Rita (Tammy Brown), a forthright young hairdresser who is eager to learn. Their relationship as teacher …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

This week at One Pelham East

8:00 PM
This week's schedule of live music at One Pelham East: Thursday, May 19: Kimber-Lee and the No Promises Friday, May 20: Bearfight Saturday, May 21: Brian Scott 4 to 8 p.m.; Never in Vegas 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday, May 22: Pat …

Monday, May 23

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

Toe Jam Puppet Band

10:00 AM
Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band at the Buttonwood Park Zoo every Monday morning at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

'The healing power of dreams'

6:30 PM
On Monday, May 23 at 6:30 PM Cathy Pagano will be at the Tiverton Public Library to discuss the healing power of dreams. Cathy Lynn Pagano, M.A. is a certified life coach as well as a Jungian-trained psychotherapist.  She has worked with the …

Knit & Crochet Group Meets at Barrington Public Library

6:30 PM
Barrington Public Library’s newest offering for adults is Stitch & Listen: a knit & crochet meetup that continues on Mondays in May on the 2nd and 23rd from 6:30 to 8 pm.   Listen to a …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

Tuesday, May 24

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

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 weekly. Projects will vary depending on the week …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

Oscar Nominated Film Series at Barrington Public Library

7:00 PM
Barrington Public Library presents a five week film series titled, “Oscar Nominated Films” beginning with “Steve Jobs” on Tuesday, May 3 at 7 pm and finishing with “The Big Short” on Tuesday, May 31 at 7 pm. Come see films the way they …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

Wednesday, May 25

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

"Van Go" Bus Trip Heads to Historic Sandwich, MA

9:00 AM
“Van-Go” Trips, a successful collaboration between Linden Place and the Bristol Art Museum, will continue its field trip series with a visit to Sandwich, Massachusetts on Wednesday, May 25th. Enjoy an opportunity to sit back, relax and depart …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

Watercolor Painting at Blithewold with Artist Mary Ellen Dwyer

10:00 AM
Watercolor Painting at Blithewold with Artist Mary Ellen Dwyer   Discover the joys of watercolor painting in this introductory course. You will learn through demonstration, basic techniques - …

Wednesday Walk Around at Blithewold

1:30 PM
Docents tell a story of the Van Wickle/Mckee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion …

Internationally renowned artist visiting Bristol

6:00 PM
Amaral Custom Fabrications, in partnership with Arts In Common, is excited to announce its inaugural visiting artist lecture that will feature internationally renowned artist Yu-Wen Wu, who is currently working on a large-scale commission with …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

Michaela Anne, in Newport

9:00 PM
Michaela Anne from Nashville plays classic country with a bit of Americana for a modern American sound.

Thursday, May 26

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

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 creativity based on the fun facts and stories they …

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.

Children’s reading circle in Westport

10:30 AM
Partners Village Store children’s reading and activity hour geared for preschool children. Come join the fun every Thursday as we read stories, enjoy snacks and a craft activity.

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.

Tea & Talk lecture series at Blithewold

2:00 PM
Each lecture will feature an expert historian, who will highlight a topic relating to Blithewold's history, followed by a full tea service in the Mansion's Dining Room. Topics include Blithewold's archival doll collection from around the world, the …

Art night launches fifth season

5:30 PM
Once a month from May through September, everyday art connoisseurs can mingle with a spectrum of artists in a family-friendly atmosphere. For a complete schedule of events, visit www.artnightbristolwarren.org. In addition to open studios and …

Come Color with Us!

6:30 PM
Color along with Curly's Mojo at Barrington Books! Meet the artist and designer behind Curly's Mojo, publishers of Coloring Books for Adults and Children of all Ages. "Curly" and "Mo" will lead a coloring session and read from their …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

BarKode Jazz Trio, in Newport

7:30 PM
May 26-BarKode Jazz Trio with Michael Barclay de Tolly, guitar, Pavol Kozma, drums & Peter Bodner, bass.

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

Friday, May 27

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

Rehoboth Contra Dance this Friday

8:00 PM
There will be a Rehoboth contra dance on Friday, May 27, at 8 p.m. at Goff Memorial Hall, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth. All dances will be taught by caller Lucia Watson. Music will be performed by House on Fire. Beginners welcome. Partners not …

Saturday, May 28

Spring migration is here!

8:00 AM
May is the peak month for spring bird migration, with different species moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for …

'Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife' this May in Barrington

9:00 AM
Throughout the month of May, Barrington Public Library displays a collection of photographs titled “Traveling Life of a Corporate Wife” by Rhode Island native, Sherry Notarangelo. Ms. Notarangelo’s photographs were taken while …

Mount Hope farmers’ market

9:00 AM
This farmers’ markets showcases many local vendors selling fresh produce, meat and fish, along with baked goods and other treats. Various weeks will also feature live music, demonstrations, kids’ activities, and more.

Year One: A First Year of Bird Photography By Jason Major

9:00 AM
At the start of 2015 Jason Major made a resolution to improve his photography skills by capturing images of the birds that can be found in the Ocean State. He quickly learned there is an amazing variety that can be found within just a few miles of …

Saturday Trail Team in Westport

9:15 AM
The Saturday Trail Team will begin meeting at 9:15 am at the Westport Town Farm, 830 Drift Road, on May 7th and continue throughout the summer. For more information or to join the team, contact: Brendan P. Buckless, Outreach and Stewardship …

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 …

Introduction to plein air painting

10:00 AM
This is an introductory course to landscape and plein air painting with oil paint. Working outside and from life, we will focus on gesture paintings to become less precious, and put emphasis on how to begin a painting and how to talk about them. Our …

Exploring Blithewold's Spring Gardens with Gardens Manager Gail Read

1:00 PM
 Take advantage of one of Garden Manager Gail Read's weekly guided tours of the gardens and grounds as our flowers and plants begin unfolding after their winter rest. From daffodils to flowering trees, fiddlehead ferns and native wildflowers, there …

Exploring the Spring Garden

1:00 PM
Take advantage of one of Garden Manager Gail Read's weekly guided tours of the gardens and grounds as our flowers and plants begin unfolding after their winter rest. From daffodils to flowering …

Go Inside a Dog's Mind with Victoria Coe!

1:00 PM
Join us as we welcome children's book author, Victoria J. Coe for a signing of her new book, FENWAY & HATTIE, Saturday, May 28th at 1:00pm in our Barrington location. Victoria will help us get inside a dog's mind through imagination …

Jazz at Greenvale Vineyards

1:00 PM
The Jazz Series concerts are held at the Tasting Room at Greenvale Vineyards from 1 to 4 p.m. every Saturday through December 10. For a schedule of weekly performers, visit the website at …

Saturday Strolls at Blithewold

1:30 PM
Docents tell a story of the Van Wickle/Mckee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion decorated with original furnishings just as it was when …

'Late Nite Catechism' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Catechism classes are never as much fun—or as hilarious—as when they are led by "Sister" in this international hit comedy. An uproarious and habit-forming interactive comedy that will strike a …

Oklahoma! at Trinity Rep

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep closes out its 52nd season Rebels, Renegades and Pioneers with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!, directed and choreographed by 2015 Emmy Award winner Richard Jenkins and Sharon Jenkins and featuring Joe Wilson, Jr. as Jud and Charlie …

'The Winter's Tale' at the Gamm

8:00 PM
Celebrating the 400th year of Shakespeare’s death, The Gamm takes an epic, exhilarating journey through "The Winter’s Tale", one of the last and most strikingly beautiful of our favorite author’s plays. A royal family is ripped apart when …

May 22 — 28, 2016

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