Calendar of events

Friday, April 24

Rhythm Is Going To Get You

7:00 PM
This social ballroom dancing event is held on the first and third Friday’s monthly. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. with a lesson at 7:45 p.m. and general dancing to pre-recorded music selections until 10:00 p.m. B.Y.O.B. and everyone brings a snack to …

Saturday, April 25

Mount Hope Farm - Winter Farmers Market

9:00 AM
Join us every Saturday in the barn from 9:00-12:30 and help support your local community by buying local vegetables, meats, cheeses, breads, pastries, soaps and more! Live Music every week. Credit and Debit Accepted and SNAP and EBT recipients can …

Painting the Portrait from Life with Eileen

10:00 AM
This 4-week course is open to those who have some experience in drawing the portrait. Each 2 1/2 hour session will begin with a live model. Learn how to set up the structure of the face in paint, while mixing the flesh tones. Students will practice …

Sunday, April 26

Painting the Portrait from Life with Eileen

10:00 AM
This 4-week course is open to those who have some experience in drawing the portrait. Each 2 1/2 hour session will begin with a live model. Learn how to set up the structure of the face in paint, while mixing the flesh tones. Students will practice …

Eyes On Amphibians

1:00 PM
With warm weather and spring showers bringing out the frogs and salamanders, there is no better time for some amphibian exploration! Learn from live amphibian Animal Ambassadors up close and find out which species can be found in Rhode …

Monday, April 27

Painting the Portrait from Life with Eileen

10:00 AM
This 4-week course is open to those who have some experience in drawing the portrait. Each 2 1/2 hour session will begin with a live model. Learn how to set up the structure of the face in paint, while mixing the flesh tones. Students will practice …

Tuesday, April 28

Painting the Portrait from Life with Eileen

10:00 AM
This 4-week course is open to those who have some experience in drawing the portrait. Each 2 1/2 hour session will begin with a live model. Learn how to set up the structure of the face in paint, while mixing the flesh tones. Students will practice …

Wednesday, April 29

Lost Main Street: The Mom & Pop Businesses of Bristol's Past

1:00 PM
The current EXHIBIT from now through to the end of May is about Bristol's lost Mom and Pop businesses and features extensive photos and objects from the Society's collections. The exhibit includes advertisements, trade cards, a variety of objects, …

Open Figure Studio with Wayne

6:00 PM
Join this 5 week open figure studio. Open to all media and skill levels. No instruction-simply an opportunity to paint or draw from live models in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. The models may be clothed or nude. There will be a series of …

Open Portrait Studio

6:30 PM
Join this 4-week open portrait studio with a different model each week. Open to all media. No instruction--simply an opportunity to draw or paint the portrait from live models in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The models will be clothed and pose …

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