Calendar of events

Friday, April 26

Anne Marie Rossi to present “Becomings” in group exhibit at IMAGO Gallery

Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is …

Westport Library Book Donation

Donate Used Books to the Westport Library April through August. The Friends of the Westport Library will begin accepting book, CD and DVD donations April 1st for the Summer Paperback Book sale and the huge Annual Book sale in September. Please, …

Saturday, April 27

Eco-Depot: Tiverton

8:00 AM
Safely dispose of your household hazardous waste (anything labeled with a skull and crossbones, or words like 'toxic', 'poison', 'flammable', 'combustible', etc.) on Saturday, April 27 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tiverton Department of Public Works …

Clean Up of Lighthouse Cove

9:00 AM
Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse will join in Earth Day activities this year by sponsoring a clean up of the shoreline at Lighthouse Cove, from the water treatment plant to Exxon Mobil’s property, and the adjacent East Bay Bike Path. Members of …

Community Carnival

9:00 AM
Please join us for our 10th Annual Community Carnival! Free! Face Painting, Glitter tattoos, moonbounce, popcorn, arts and crafts, games, prizes and a magician at 11am!

Keep Bristol Clean

9:00 AM
Keep Bristol Clean will be hosting its 31st town-wide clean-up event on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon, commencing at the Town of Bristol Public Works Department located at 111 Mt. Hope Avenue, Bristol, RI. One of the goals …

Mount Hope Farm - Farmers Market

9:00 AM
Our winter farmers market will keep you eating healthy all winter long. Join us every Saturday in the barn and pick up fresh and local vegetables, meat, bread, fish, mushrooms, and more. A rotating assortment of artisan vendors will be joining us as …

Spring Book Sale at Weaver Library

9:00 AM
The Friends of the East Providence Public Library will hold a Spring Book Sale on Fri. & Sat., April 26 & 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. Thousands of books will be available. Hard and soft cover books are $1, children’s 50¢, …

Alcohol Ink 102 with Mary Wojciechowski

10:00 AM
Alcohol Ink 102 Workshop with Mary Wojciechowski This workshop will begin with a review of the unique qualities of alcohol ink as a painting medium with an opportunity for participants to share their own paintings and personal discoveries. The …

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 …

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