Calendar of events

September 25 — October 1, 2016

Found 74 events

Sunday, September 25

Good Old Days at Frerichs Farm

9:00 AM
For those looking for a fun family event that takes you back to the joys of a simpler time, the Good Old Days event at Frerichs Farm is the place to be. Put the cell phones and tablets away and hide …

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

14th Annual "In Step For Autism" 3K Walk/5K Run & Family Field Day

10:15 AM
Join the Autism Society, RI Chapter and THE GRODEN NETWORK for a day of family fun at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI for the 14th Annual "In Step for Autism" 3K Walk/5K Run & Family Field Day while making a difference in the lives of persons with …

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

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.

Insights and Inspirations Book Club

3:30 PM
New book club forming! Insights and Inspirations Book Club: Discuss Fiction and Non-fiction books that make us think and see new perspective about ourselves, others and life in general. The point of the book club is to get to know one …

Lobster Boil Fundraiser

5:30 PM
Join Hope & Main for a classic New England- style Lobster Boil made with locally sourced ingredients, expertly prepared by a team of Rhode Island's most inspiring chefs and culinary minds. The night will be full of good food, drinks, live music and …

Concert Across America to End Gun Violence, in Tiverton

7:00 PM
At Sandywoods Center for the Arts, Grammy-award winner Bill Harley will host a Concert Across America to End Gun Violence. Harley will perform, joined by Kim Trusty, Bay Spring Folk, storyteller Len …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

RWU Music Series: "Beauties, Knights & Devils"

The Roger Williams University Music Series presents The Flickers' Music Production of "Beauties, Knights & Devils," an evening of comic and dramatic songs from light and serious opera.Performed by RWU voice faculty Eric Bronner and Vaughn Bryner, …

Monday, September 26

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Tuesday, September 27

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

Historic basket weaving at Coggeshall

12:00 PM
Thanks to funding provided by the Rhode Island State Council for the Arts, Coggeshall Farm Museum will offer public demonstrations and workshops in August and September on traditional basket making. …

HEALTHY DESSERTS

6:00 PM
With gluten sensitivities, diabetes, and obesity on the rise, having delicious yet healthful dessert options are important. Unfortunately, most of the commercially available sweet treats are made from poor quality ingredients, copious amounts of …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Wednesday, September 28

Drawing the Portrait

9:30 AM
DRAWING THE PORTRAIT WITH KATHY WEBER Working from a live model, we will discuss the proportions of the face and how to use light and shadow to block in the features. There will be a teacher demonstration each class. All you will need are paper, …

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

FINANCIAL RESOURCES FOR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS

5:30 PM
This informal workshop on securing financing, to be led by Independence Bank President Bob Catanzaro, is designed specifically for small business owners who are looking to grow their business. Lieutenant Governor Daniel McKee will also be dropping …

OPEN FIGURE STUDIO WITH WAYNE QUACKENBUSH

6:00 PM
OPEN FIGURE STUDIO WITH WAYNE QUACKENBUSH --Join this 5-week open figure studio. Open to all media and skill levels. No instruction--simply an opportunity to paint or draw from live models in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. The models may be …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Thursday, September 29

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

Local Artist Opening Reception & Open Gallery Event @ RE/MAX River's Edge

5:30 PM
Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be hosting an Opening Reception & Open Gallery event in conjunction with Art Night Bristol Warren on Thurs, Sept 29th from 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol Office (47 Bradford St). This …

Made in Warren - Art Night

6:00 PM
Art Night at Made in Warren - Voted Best New Artists’ Coop by RI Monthly Magazine Join us for our final Art Night of the season. The coop represents original work from 45 local artists and is home to a myriad of mediums. Textiles, …

FREE SEPTEMBER MOVIE NIGHTS ON BRISTOL COMMONS

7:30 PM
UNCOMMON MOVIES — BRISTOL OUTDOOR FILM SERIES Wed Sep 14 — COEN BROTHER’S “Raising Arizona” Thu Sep 22 — WILDER’S “Double Indemnity” Thu Sep 29 — KUBRICK’S “2001: A Space Odyssey” Curated by a …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Friday, September 30

Yoga in the Garden at Blithewold

9:30 AM
Blithewold and Bristol Yoga Studio present an outdoor summer yoga series each Friday morning at 9:30 am. All are invited to join in for an inspiring morning class under a canopy of trees, amidst the …

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Saturday, October 1

TEMPO Fundraising Multi Family Yard Sale October 1st

8:00 AM
Best Yard Sale Ever October 1st at Tiverton High School to benefit the Performing Arts Students of Tiverton Competition Trips. Multi Family Yard Sale with a little something for everyone. Concessions will be available! Come and support our students …

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 …

Stephen Procter Sanctuaries and Destinations

10:00 AM
Blithewold welcomes the bold lines and generous volumes of Stephen Procter's handmade ceramic vessels to Blithewold. Procter has created twenty vessels for Blithewold, which stand harmoniously in the gardens throughout the estate.

Plaza Suite

11:00 AM
Hilarity abounds in this portrait of three couples successively occupying a suite at the Plaza. A suburban couple take the suite while their house is being painted and it turns out to be the one in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years …

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 …

Local Artist Showcase- Featuring Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi at RE/MAX River's Edge

Local Artist Jeanne Cardarelli Raimondi will be showcasing her work at RE/MAX River's Edge from Sept 20th, 2016 until Oct 27th, 2016. Visitors are welcome to stop by during business hours to view her gallery, Monday-Friday. Jeanne will be …

Red Ribbon Auction

The Red Ribbon Auction is an online auction of gift certificates, services, jewelry, vacations, clothing, electronics, etc. and will be held during the month of October 2016. Our online auction goes live on October 1st and opens the door to …

RWU Dance Basement Performance Series:

Performed by Rocha Dance Theatre and RWU Dance Theatre Company, "Battledress" features inventive movement and exquisite costumes exploring the relation of combat dress to the concepts of vulnerability, protection and stability. The event will be …

September 25 — October 1, 2016

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