Calendar of events

December 11 — 17, 2016

Found 83 events

Sunday, December 11

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Snack with Santa @ RE/MAX River's Edge East Providence Office

11:00 AM
Come enjoy a snack with Santa & have your picture taken with him from 11 AM - 1 PM at our East Providence Office located at 8 Dover Ave in East Providence. This event is free & all are welcome!

Horse-Drawn Holiday Carriage Ride & Holiday Photo Shoot

1:00 PM
1 pm – 4 pm “Oh, what fun it is to ride”… Come enjoy some old-fashioned holiday fun at Blithewold’s winter wonderland on a horse-drawn carriage ride, perfect for a snuggle-up-in-warm-blankets romantic rendezvous or fun for the whole …

Open Studio at Portsmouth Arts Guild

2:00 PM
Hosted by Suzanne Lewis, the Portsmouth Arts Guild runs an open studio for artists who need space and time as well as quiet companionship. The studio is open every Sunday from 2-5, except for Nov 27. The weekly donation is $5 or $4 for members.

Fireside Christmas Concert with Michael DiMucci

7:30 PM
Linden Place’s Museum will celebrate the holiday season with afundraiser concert and sing-a-long with pianist and singer, Michael DiMucci. These fireside concerts in the carriage house style ballroom are a perennial sellout with a mix of classical …

The Kingdom of this World

7:30 PM
Renowned Composer Featured in WSO 50th Anniversary Concerts WARWICK, RI (Saturday – 1 November 2016): The work of nationally-known composer Michael Kregler will be featured in the upcoming second concert series of the Warwick …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Music in the Living Room

Music in the Living Room occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm, Saturdays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm, and Sundays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Visit our website for a full list of performers or to reserve seats!

Monday, December 12

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Children's Holiday Tea

4:00 PM
4:00 – 6:00 pm If you have never experienced a Children’s Holiday Tea with the special children in your life, reserve your space now to learn why it has become such a treasured holiday tradition for so many of our Blithewold members. …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Tuesday, December 13

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Christmas at the Inns Tour

1:00 PM
Seven of Newport's most luxurious inns open their doors for you to tour. Francis Malbone House, Ivy Lodge, Cliffside Inn, Hilltop Inn, Hydrangea House, Samuel Durfee House, Sarah Kendall House. Proceeds benefit Lucy's Hearth

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Washington Lodge Masonic Temple open house

5:00 PM
The Masonic Temple at 39 Baker Street, Warren, RI was built by Lodge brethren (1799) during the Early Republican era. Many of the timbers used in the building are oak beams that were formally parts …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Wednesday, December 14

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Christmas at the Inns Tour

3:00 PM
Seven of Newport's most luxurious inns open their doors for you to tour. Francis Malbone House, Hydrangea House, Ivy Lodge, Cliffside Inn, Sarah Kendall House, Samuel Durfee House, Ivy Lodge & Hilltop Inn. Tickets can be purchased at …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Thursday, December 15

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

You're Invited! An Evening of Holiday Food and Drink

6:30 PM
6:30 – 8 pm A night you will not want to miss! The Kitchen staff at Blithewold, responsible for all of our high tea and group tour dining, and several other creative staff members invite you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the tastes of the …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Music in the Living Room

Music in the Living Room occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm, Saturdays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm, and Sundays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Visit our website for a full list of performers or to reserve seats!

Friday, December 16

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Sparkle! An Outdoor Family Event

6:00 PM
Friday Nights Sparkle! A marshmallow-roasting-Christmas-carol-singing-coca-sipping-strolling-through-the-twinkling-garden-paths-fun-for-the-whole-family event! Each Friday night a different group will present two performances of carol singing, from …

Celtic Christmas Concert with Robbie O'Connell

7:30 PM
Linden Place Mansion will cross the musical sea on Friday, December 16th at 7:30 p.m. with The Robbie O’Connell Celtic Christmas, a concert honoring both the holidays and winter solstice. This concert is a celebration of the holiday …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Saturday, December 17

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Eco-Depot

8:00 AM
Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) invites Rhode Island residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste on Saturday, December 17 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Resource Recovery located at 65 Shun Pike in Johnston. This …

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 …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

CHRISMUKKAH '16

5:00 PM
A celebration of Christmas and Hanukkah. Share traditions, goodies and games. Live holiday music by Sam Gavish. Everyone is welcome to join. Feel free to bring a dish to share. Potatoe Latkes, Christmas Cookies and so much more.

First Chrismukkah Celebration

5:00 PM
Come and celebrate the first ever Chrismukkah event on December 17th bridging two wonderful holidays, Hanukkah and Christmas under the accordian tunes of the infamous Israeli accordian player, Sam Gavish. Dance to traditional folk tunes and seasonal …

Gong sound bath in Tiverton

6:30 PM
A gong sound bath immerses listeners in waves of sacred and healing sound. Deb Stevens, using a variety of Tibetan gongs, bells, and chimes, will bathe you in peaceful sustained waves of …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Music in the Living Room

Music in the Living Room occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm, Saturdays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm, and Sundays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Visit our website for a full list of performers or to reserve seats!

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