−CALL FOR ARTISTS – JURY SHOW @ Alta Luna Gallery10:00 am – 5:00 pm
CALL FOR ART/ OPENING
Alta Luna Gallery – Bristol, RI
297 Hope St., 2nd floor, Bristol
For Exhibit, entitled “Harvest ~ Light ~ Celebration”;
Deadline /Drop-Off Dates: Nov 3 & 4, 10 am to 5 pm
Show Dates: Nov. 10 – 30, 2012
Details: Phone 401-688-0396 or e-Mail: AltaLunaGallery@gmail.com
Friday, Nov.16, 5-8 pm Public Welcome+10:00 amCALL FOR ARTISTS – JURY SHOW @ Alta Luna Gallery
−Author Appearance @ Weaver Memorial Library7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Author and attorney John Barylick will host a slide talk for his new book, “Killer Show: The Station Nightclub Fire, America’s Deadliest Rock Concert,” which chronicles the 100-fatality tragedy from human, scientific and legal standpoints. Books will be available for purchase and signing from Books on the Square, Providence.+7:00 pmAuthor Appearance @ Weaver Memorial Library
−EPLAC Hosts Free Workshop on RI Special Education Law @ Edward R. Martin Middle School Library6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Do you have questions about RI Special Education law?
Get answers from Attorney David A. Kane, Esq., JD
This free workshop is being hosted by the East Providence Parent Advisory Committee on Special Education. David Kane is an expert in education and disability law and currently is Vice President, Regional Resource Center & Consultant Group at Sargent Center. His background includes Founder and Director of the “Rhode Island Center for Education and Policy” and Chief Policy Analyst, Legal Interagency Coordinator Rhode Island Department of Education and Rhode island Technical Assistance Project.
The workshop will start with a basic overview of the IEP process, Section 504, Extended School Year (ESY) and differentiated instruction and then have a question and answer period. Come get a better understanding of special education law to effectively advocate for your child’s needs.
Workshop will be held:
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
6:00 – 8:30 p.m. at
Martin Middle School
111 Brown Street
East Providence, RI
Workshop is free and open to the public.
David Kane’s appearance is supported by the East Providence School Department.
For more information, contact Laurie Brown at Sbrown8025@verizon.net
or Jenn Enos at Jenne616@yahoo.com+6:00 pmEPLAC Hosts Free Workshop on RI Special Education Law @ Edward R. Martin Middle School Library
−Holiday Crafts Night @ Macomber Community House7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Westport Woman’s Club invites members and guests to a meeting, after which Janice Albanese, local craftswoman from the Corn Crib, will lead participants in making a fall decoration. Members and guests may attend the meeting, take part in the craft, or participate in both. Hostesses for the evening will be Joan Amaral, Judy Menard, Cathy Perry and Alicia Sanford.+7:00 pmHoliday Crafts Night @ Macomber Community House
−Screening of “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” @ The Meeting House7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
As part of its Fall Film Series, the Four Corners Arts Center will show this documentary about 85-year-old Jiro Ono, considered by many to be the world’s greatest sushi chef.+7:30 pmScreening of “Jiro Dreams of Sushi” @ The Meeting House
−How to Tell if Your Baby Has Autism @ Barrington Middle School9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
In this Barrington Community School (BCS) workshop, Joseph Schechtman, a therapist and a senior faculty member at Cambridge College, will address how to observe the inappropriate movements that children with autism spectrum disorders make in attempting to reach motor milestones to right oneself, crawl, sit up and walk. Participants will learn interventions to facilitate appropriate motor development and improvement of social and communication skills.+9:00 pmHow to Tell if Your Baby Has Autism @ Barrington Middle School
−John McCutcheon in Concert @ Sandywoods Center for the Arts7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
McCutcheon is one of America’s most respected and loved folk singers who’s also mastered a dozen different traditional instruments, most notably the rare and beautiful hammer dulcimer. Order advance tickets at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/257833. BYOB and food allowed.+7:00 pmJohn McCutcheon in Concert @ Sandywoods Center for the Arts
−Reading by Taylor M. Polites @ Imago Gallery7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Providence novelist Taylor M. Polites will read from his first novel, “The Rebel Wife,” published earlier this year by Simon & Schuster. The event is co-sponsored by Imago Foundation for the Arts and Mount Hope magazine, based at Roger Williams University.+7:00 pmReading by Taylor M. Polites @ Imago Gallery
−Screening of “An Education” @ Barrington Public Library7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The 2009 award-winning British film about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London who gets involved with a playboy nearly twice her age will be shown as part of the library’s independent film series.+7:00 pmScreening of “An Education” @ Barrington Public Library
−Gary Fish and Friends in Concert @ Sandywoods Center for the Arts7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Local resident Gary Fish has been writing songs and playing guitar all his life. He was influenced by jazz and classic rock and roll growing up as a child. He’s been writing songs about the sea and commercial fishing for the last 40 years. He’ll be performing with the Fish and Chips band.+7:00 pmGary Fish and Friends in Concert @ Sandywoods Center for the Arts