−Stone Church Coffee House Season Debut @ Stone Church Coffee House at The First Congregational Church7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Stone Church Coffee House begins its sixth season with a double-header featuring Howie Newman and Rick, Andy and Judy, a Peter, Paul and Mary tribute band. Light refreshments will be available for purchase.+7:30 pmStone Church Coffee House Season Debut @ Stone Church Coffee House at The First Congregational Church
−April Verch Band in Concert @ Common Fence Point Community Hall8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The internationally renowned Canadian ﬁddler, singer, songwriter and step-dancer, brings her band to Common Fence Music. On the afternoon of the performance, she’ll host a beginner’s fiddle workshop co-sponsored by the Rhode Island Fiddle Project and Common Fence Music. The free workshop will be limited to 30 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. If you’re interested, Tom Perrotti at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401/683-5085.+8:00 pmApril Verch Band in Concert @ Common Fence Point Community Hall
−The Muir String Quartet in Concert @ Westport Point United Methodist Church3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In its 34th season, the quartet has long been acknowledged at one of the world’s most powerful and insightful ensembles and is a perennial favorite in Westport. The group has been in residence at Boston University’s College of Fine Arts since 1983.+3:00 pmThe Muir String Quartet in Concert @ Westport Point United Methodist Church
−St. Michael’s Church Choral Evensong @ www.stmichaelsbristolri.org5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Celebrate the Feast of St. Michael & All Angels with sung Evening Prayer in the English Tradition on Sunday, September 30 at 5:00pm at St. Michael’s Church, 399 Hope Street, Bristol, RI. All are welcome to hear the St. Michael’s Parish Choir and the Choristers in our Royal School of Church Music Program, who will be accompanied and led by Mark Johnson, organist and choirmaster at Grace Church in Providence.
This event is free and open to all.+5:00 pmSt. Michael’s Church Choral Evensong @ www.stmichaelsbristolri.org
−Banned Books Event @ Weaver Library6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Nationally recognized authors Hester Kaplan, Janet Taylor Lisle, Roland Merullo, and Taylor Polites will speak and read from selected banned books in this event co-hosted by The East Providence Public Library and the Rhode Island affiliate of the ACLU. Light refreshments will be served. Books on the Square will have the authors’ books for purchase and signing.+6:30 pmBanned Books Event @ Weaver Library
−2012 Ocean State Small Business Expo @ Crowne Plaza Hotel11:00 am – 7:00 pm
DiscoverYou Events, along with Jay White of Uncle Jay’s Networking, announces the 4th annual Ocean State Small Business Expo on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, R.I. The day-long event will have a “Business-to-Business” theme and feature over 100 exhibitors throughout the Crowne Plaza’s outdoor Garden Pavilion tent. The Expo will also include five educational breakout sessions led by area experts on various business topics, and a two-hour open networking event for attendees and guests. Educational breakout sessions begin at 12:00 p.m., each running for 50 minutes both inside the hotel and in the pavilion tent; and the open networking session is scheduled from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with food provided by the Crowne Plaza. Admission is free with a business card. Featured speakers for the Ocean State Small Business Expo 2012 include Betty Galligan, APR, president/founder of Newberry Public Relations and Marketing (East Providence, RI), Corissa St. Laurent, regional development director for Constant Contact, New England, and Gil Lantini, founder of the Rhode Island Small Business Journal. For more information, visit OceanStateSmallBusinessExpo.com or contact Susan Lataille at DiscoverYou Events, (401) 769-1325 x 11 or email@example.com.+11:00 am2012 Ocean State Small Business Expo @ Crowne Plaza Hotel
−Screening of “Top Hat” @ Barrington Public Library1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Barrington librarian Doug Swiszcz’s film lecture series, “Gotta Sing! Gotta Dance!: The Evolution of Movie Musicals,” continues next week with 1935’s “Top Hat,” one of 10 musicals that Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers made together.+1:00 pmScreening of “Top Hat” @ Barrington Public Library
−Holy Trinity Dance Classes @ Holy Trinity Church7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Exciting American Style Swing Dance:
This session is a four week Swing Dance Class.
Wednesday at 7:00pm -7:45pm on October 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th.
(The cost is $40.00 per person which is for the entire four weeks of Swing instruction)
Also being offered is
The American Style Waltz:
Wednesday at 8:00pm – 8:45pm on October 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th.
This session is also a four week Waltz class.
Come and join in for the fun and excitement of the classic style social Waltz.
(The cost is only $40.00 per person for an entire four weeks of Waltz instruction.
All Classes are designed for the beginner and intermediate level dancer.
No partner or previous experience is required.
All Classes will be taught by Greg Duda+7:00 pmHoly Trinity Dance Classes @ Holy Trinity Church
−Give and Glam Girls Night Out 2012 @ Belle Mer6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Give & Glam – Girls Night Out 2012 is Rhode Island’s newest and most talked about upscale shopping, beauty, and fashion charity event.
The event features a shopping showcase with top brands and designers from around New England and raises funds for local charities and organization, including Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Friends of Ballard Park, Shri Studio Corps, and Sojourner House.
Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at www.giveandglam.com
And yes, you will even get your picture taken on our famous Pink Carpet when you arrive
Don’t miss out on the Girls Night Out that everyone is talking about!
We are looking forward to seeing you there!+6:00 pmGive and Glam Girls Night Out 2012 @ Belle Mer
−“A Right to Crow” @ Linden Place Museum7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Author Roberta Mudge Humble will present this look at Rhode Island’s “firsts, bests and uniques,” which explores some of the uniqueness of the nation’s smallest state. A quiz will be given to the audience to see how much they already know; participation is requested in routing out more superlatives and stories about little Rhody. Roberta Mudge Humble is the president of Westerly Armory Restoration. Call ahead to reserve a spot as space is limited.+7:00 pm“A Right to Crow” @ Linden Place Museum