Calendar of events

Thursday, November 14

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.

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.

Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties

11:00 AM
The National Museum of American Illustration (NMAI) in Newport, RI is pleased to announce the debut of its newest exhibition, Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties, culminating with a celebration of the 50th …

'Junkyard' at Imago

4:00 PM
The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, October 11, from 6–8 pm. Amy Sutherland will present recent figural and abstract ceramic “forms.” Aesthetically they are sculptures that “are born from pots” and thrown on a …

Celebrate 70 Years of Weight-Loss Sucess with TOPS local chapter

6:00 PM
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) RI 33 is a weight Loss Support Group. TOPS meets weekly to discuss weight loss, nutrition, portion control, and self-care. TOPS is a non-profit weight loss support organization has well over 100,000 …

Lecture: "Rhode Island Shipwrecks: An Evening of Maritime Misfortune in the Ocean State" by Charlotte Taylor

6:00 PM
November 14th, 2019 "Rhode Island Shipwrecks: An Evening of Maritime Misfortune in the Ocean State" by Charlotte Taylor The record of shipwrecks in Rhode Island begins immediately after the arrival of Europeans in the early 17th century …

New England Premiere of 'JQA' at The Gamm

7:30 PM
Complicated, passionate and difficult, John Quincy Adams was a brilliant diplomat, congressman, and ineffectual one-term president known for his eloquence, arrogance, and integrity. This unique, …

East Providence Volunteers Need for Meals on Wheels of RI

Meals on Wheels of RI is in need of volunteers to deliver home-delivered meals to homebound Rhode Island seniors in the East Providence area Monday through Friday. Volunteers also provide a vital safety check and socialization to our clients.

Friday, November 15

Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties

11:00 AM
The National Museum of American Illustration (NMAI) in Newport, RI is pleased to announce the debut of its newest exhibition, Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties, culminating with a celebration of the 50th …

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