Calendar of events

September 16 — 22, 2018

Found 51 events

Tuesday, September 18

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

MAiZE Maze returns for 19th season!

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. Come join the Escobars for some fall …

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 …

Acrylic Techinques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental acrylic painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

CD Release Party with The Development, in Barrington

6:00 PM
Come support local music and enjoy two sets with The Development, including original songs as well as covers, in the Salem Family Auditorium.WHERE: Barrington Public Library, 281 County Road, …

Women in Music Discussion: Aretha Franklin

Do you love to listen and talk about music as much as we do? Come join us as we listen and discuss music at the Seekonk Library on Tuesday, September 18 at 6:00 pm. This month we will begin a discussion of women in music. Beginning with none other …

Wednesday, September 19

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

MAiZE Maze returns for 19th season!

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. Come join the Escobars for some fall …

Acrylic Techinques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental acrylic painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

There's a Burglar in My Bed

11:00 AM
Written by Michael Parker Directed by Tony Annicone ​ William Worthington III and his wife are both sneaking away for romantic liaisons with their respective lovers - unbeknownst to them at the same cottage. Inevitably their paths …

Learn Your Camera's Creative Modes

6:00 PM
Learn Your Camera’s Creative Modes-Goodbye to “Auto” with Ron Zincone This exciting course will help you understand and teach you 35mm photography by learning just 2 camera modes! that’s right--two camera modes that will take care of 90% …

Seekonk Cemeteries: A History Tour

6:00 PM
More than just a place associated with grieving or spooky tales, local cemeteries offer a wealth of information on history and culture. Please join us to learn more about our own regional heritage at the library on Wednesday, September 19 at 6 PM …

Thursday, September 20

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

MAiZE Maze returns for 19th season!

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. Come join the Escobars for some fall …

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 …

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.

Acrylic Techinques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental acrylic painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

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.

There's a Burglar in My Bed

11:00 AM
Written by Michael Parker Directed by Tony Annicone ​ William Worthington III and his wife are both sneaking away for romantic liaisons with their respective lovers - unbeknownst to them at the same cottage. Inevitably their paths …

Art Night Bristol Warren

5:00 PM
Welcome to the 2018 Season Series of Warren Art Night Bristol Warren! The last Thursday June through September, enjoy the vibrant Bristol/Warren art scene and help us celebrate our artists and their immense creativity. Stroll our friendly sidewalks, …

9th Annual College Fair

6:00 PM
The RISLA College Planning Center has collaborated with the PawSox again to hold the 9th Annual College Planning Center College Fair! Over one hundred colleges are expected to be there to talk about their academic, extracurricular and financial aid …

A Community Dialogue on Substance Use: Working Together on Local Resources and Strategies

6:00 PM
This forum is proudly presented through a partnership between Bristol Health Equity Zone, REST (Resources Education Support Together), and Roger Williams University (School of Justice Studies, …

Cocktails & Conversations: Intersectionality in Feminsm

6:00 PM
Though the primary goals of feminism may be common, there are many differences in women’s interests across race, ethnicity, sexuality and class. It became apparent during the 2017 Women’s March that not all women felt welcome. How can feminism …

Lecture: Alison O'Leary presents

6:00 PM
September 20th, 2018: Alison O'Leary presents "So Close to Home" on the story of the German U-boats Reception begins at 6:00pm Lecture begins at 7:00pm Tickets are $10 for Members and $18 for Non-Members Purchase tickets by …

So Close to Home: A True Story of an American Family's Fight for Survival During World War II

6:00 PM
September 20th, 2018 Alison O'Leary presents "So Close to Home: A True Story of an American Family's Fight for Survival During World War II" Discover more at www.alisonoleary.com About the Book: A hard working blue collar …

Frey Vineyards Wine Pairing Dinner

6:30 PM
Enjoy a special four-course dinner created by Chef Brian Ruffner of Jo's American Bistro with wine pairings by Vicker's Liquors & Frey Vineyards Winemaker Jonathan Frey on September 20, 2018. A collection of seasonal cocktails will be …

Pack 2 Barrington - Open House

6:30 PM
INTERESTED IN CUB SCOUTS? (Or know someone who is?) Pack 2 Barrington - Is looking for boys and girls Grades 1-5 to join us! Come join us at our 1st Pack meeting to learn more about Cub Scouts and our Pack! MAD SCIENCE …

Friday, September 21

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

MAiZE Maze returns for 19th season!

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. Come join the Escobars for some fall …

Acrylic Techinques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental acrylic painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

Botanical Watercolor with Elizabeth O'Connel

1:00 PM
Botanical Watercolor with Elizabeth O’Connell This studio class will introduce students with some drawing experience to the art of painting realistic flowers, fruits and vegetables. Instructor: Elizabeth O’Connell studied fine and …

Botanical Watercolor with Elizabeth O'Connell

1:00 PM
Botanical Watercolor with Elizabeth O’Connell This studio class will introduce students with some drawing experience to the art of painting realistic flowers, fruits and vegetables. Instructor: Elizabeth O’Connell studied fine and …

Karaoke in Tiverton

6:00 PM
The Knights of Columbus will host karaoke on Fridays at their hall at 28 Fish Road in Tiverton. The kitchen will be offering food for purchase beginning at 6 p.m., with karaoke and dancing from 7 to …

There's a Burglar in My Bed

6:00 PM
Written by Michael Parker Directed by Tony Annicone ​ William Worthington III and his wife are both sneaking away for romantic liaisons with their respective lovers - unbeknownst to them at the same cottage. Inevitably their paths …

DanceNelia Open House

7:00 PM
DanceNelia OPEN HOUSE FREE....All are welcome. Come see what we do at DanceNelia. Meet owner Nelia Lawton and her students. Nelia will also be teaching an introductory dance lesson along with a demonstration. Cocktail Attire, Hors …

Addicted to laughter: Bristol Comedy Night

8:00 PM
A comedy fundraiser to benefit the East Bay Recovery Center, featuring comedians from "Addicted To Laughter", a non-profit organization which brings stand-up comedy to recovery centers all over New …

Saturday, September 22

Audubon prints on exhibit in New Bedford

12:00 AM
The New Bedford community is fortunate to be one of the 107 public venues worldwide to have the full collection of 435 original hand-colored engravings. In 1866, whaling merchant James Arnold donated …

MAiZE Maze returns for 19th season!

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. Come join the Escobars for some fall …

Mount Hope Farm - Farmers Market

9:00 AM
Our weekly farmers market features a variety of local farmers and food producers as well as a rotating list of artisan vendors. We will be offering FREE community yoga, provided by our friends from Beloved Yoga Studio 9-9:45, bring your own mat and …

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 …

RI Pagan Pride Day 2018

10:00 AM
Join us for a day of education, entertainment, shopping, community and celebration of the harvest season.

Acrylic Techinques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental acrylic painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

Annual Rhode Island PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) Walk

10:30 AM
Join us for the Annual RI PKD Walk in Bristol RI! The Walk for PKD is your chance to make a difference in the lives of hundreds of thousands in America and millions worldwide who have polycystic kidney disease (PKD). 100% of each …

Rally4Recovery in Bristol

11:00 AM
This rally is for the community of those who are interested in helping to erase stigma, be educated and join the fight in recovery against substance use disorder. Featuring live music with Neal & …

The Ladies of Linden Place Mansion Tour Returns

11:00 AM
On Saturday, August 25 and Saturday, September 22, at 11:00am, a special docent-led tour is being offered focusing on the lives of the women who made history at Linden Place Mansion. As you tour the 200-year old mansion rooms, the women of Linden …

10th Annual "Fall on the Hill" at Neutaconkanut Hill

12:00 PM
The Neutaconkanut Hill Conservancy will hold its 10th Annual "Fall on the Hill" event on Saturday, September 22, from noon to 3 p.m. in the meadow at the summit of Neutaconkanut Hill. (Rain date, Sunday, Sept. 23, noon to 3 p.m.) This free event …

Golf Tournament for Gender Equity

12:30 PM
Do you like to golf and want to support programs that invest in women and girls in RI? Want a great way to network with clients or spend time with friends? Please join the Women's Fund of Rhode Island for a scramble style tournament, with a light …

Explore the Statuary at Linden Place with a Special Guided Tour

1:00 PM
On Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 1:00pm, a special docent-led tour will be offered focusing on the statuary on the Linden Place Mansion grounds. Explore the grounds while you uncover the history behind the statues and the man that brought them to …

Live Jazz with Dick Lupino & Special Guests at Greenvale Vineyards

1:00 PM
Every Saturday at Greenvale Vinyards, join us at this historic vineyard for delicious, estate-grown wines, tasty food trucks, and superb live jazz by renowned bassist and vocalist Dick Lupino and his talented cast of guests. Music 1-4, food …

Providence Roller Derby Presents: A Double Header!

4:30 PM
Providence Roller Derby Presents: A Double Header! The Mob Squad vs. TBD & The Sakonnet River Roller Rats vs The Old Money Honeys Saturday September 22, 2018 West Warwick Civic Center 100 Factory Lane. West Warwick, …

There's a Burglar in My Bed

6:00 PM
Written by Michael Parker Directed by Tony Annicone ​ William Worthington III and his wife are both sneaking away for romantic liaisons with their respective lovers - unbeknownst to them at the same cottage. Inevitably their paths …

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