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‘Allegories and Reliquaries’ at the Bristol Art Museum

‘Allegories and Reliquaries’ at the Bristol Art Museum

The Bristol Art Museum is hosting a new exhibit, “Allegories and Reliquaries” by John Udvardy in the Livingston Gallery and “I AM Lidholmtheviolinmaker” by Lasse Antonsen in the Abbot Low Gallery and Brick Gallery, through August 31. In addition to regular gallery hours, the museum is open for local Art Nights until 8 p.m. on


Forever Young at Sandywoods

Forever Young isn’t your average cover band or tribute band. The group consists of Rhode Island’s most prolific and best known songwriters, combining superb musicianship, great arrangements and a well-chosen set list of hits and rarities in finely saluting one of rock’s legends. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1 COST:

Lunch in Paris

Some selections for outdoor summer reading

Summer is for gardening and reading – preferably reading in the garden. But, wherever you choose to read (or on whatever device; me, I prefer good, old-fashioned books), here are some ideas. “Lunch in Paris: A Love Story with Recipes” (2010) by Elizabeth Bard is a combination memoir/cookbook. Bard was working in London when she


Newport BridgeFest

Sandywoods Center for the Arts in Tiverton will serve as the Motif Magazine Main Stage for the 2014 edition of Newport BridgeFest. Sandywoods will be hosting four great nights of rock, reggae, ska, roots, blues, and Americana music. The four-night lineup includes The Skinny Millionaires, Pier Jump, The Mad Clatter, La Méchante et le Connard,


Village Harmony returns to Sandywoods

Sixteen sparkling young singers and instrumentalists, ages 12 to 18, performing music from Eastern Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Georgia, Ukraine, and the Mediterranean coast of France, plus contemporary compositions. Don’t miss this dynamic teen world music ensemble, led by Will Rowan, Carl Linich, and Natalie Nowytski. WHERE: Sandywoods, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton WHEN: 7:30


6-Digg-It in Tiverton

6-Digg-It’s set list is powerful and unpredictable. From The Beatles to Dave Matthews, The Doobie Brothers to Maroon 5, Neil Young to Bob Marley, this group will delight you with their infectious rhythms, seamless harmonies, and passionate delivery. Don’t miss this high-energy rock, reggae, and blues cover band as they return once again to Sandywoods! WHERE: