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April 26, 2017

Events Calendar

Here you will find what events, entertainment, activities and other random things to do  in and around Newport, Rhode Island.

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Octopus’s Garden
Octopus’s Garden @ Anchor Bend Glassworks Gallery
Mar 24 – May 5 all-day
Octopus's Garden @ Anchor Bend Glassworks Gallery |  |  |
Our Octopus sculptures are newly redesigned! This fan favorite now features more styles, included frosted glass, transparent cores, a new medium size, and more active tentacles! Come see these exciting changes, and see our sculptures
67th Annual RI Home Show
67th Annual RI Home Show @ RI Convention Center
Mar 30 – Apr 2 all-day
The 67th Annual RI Home Show returns to the RI Convention Center March 30th – April 2nd. This year’s event will now feature the Spring Flower & Garden Show. For more information visit www.RIBAHomeShow.com
Watershed Cleanup at Bailey’s Brook 12:00 pm
Watershed Cleanup at Bailey’s Brook @ Bailey's Brook
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Watershed Cleanup at Bailey's Brook @ Bailey's Brook |  |  |
Clean Ocean Access is hosting a watershed cleanup at Bailey’s Brook in Middletown on Saturday, April 1 from 12p.m. to 2p.m. Bailey’s Brook is located behind Aquidneck Shopping Centre. Bring reusable mug to enjoy hot
Newport RFC vs. Mystic River Rugby 12:30 pm
Newport RFC vs. Mystic River Rugby @ The Joseph "Jay" Kirwin Memorial Rugby Pitch
Apr 1 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Kick-off will be at 1:00 pm B-side Match to follow A-Side Match https://www.facebook.com/events/113065575811265/
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Revive Your Image 8:30 am
Revive Your Image @ Vanderbilt Grace Hotel
Apr 2 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Revive Your Image @ Vanderbilt Grace Hotel  |  |  |
Are you looking to revive your personal or professional image? Come join this women’s workshop and connect your inner and outer beauty & unleash the spirit within you! Enjoy an empowering experience which will include
Garden Tips and Soil Testing 10:00 am
Garden Tips and Soil Testing @ Prescott Farm
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Garden Tips and Soil Testing @ Prescott Farm  |  |  |
Whether you’re growing lettuce or lupines, it’s important to know who to turn to for advice — the URI Master Gardeners are here to help! Bring in a soil sample from your home garden for
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“Perspectives on the Germania Musical Society”
“Perspectives on the Germania Musical Society” @ Colony House
Apr 6 all-day
“Perspectives on the Germania Musical Society” @ Colony House |  |  |
Described by some scholars as the “first professional orchestra” in the US, the Germania Musical Society toured nationally with the most celebrated virtuosi of the era and played a particularly vibrant role in the cultural
8 Bells Lecture Series 12:00 pm
8 Bells Lecture Series @ Seamen's Church Institute
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm
8 Bells Lecture Series @ Seamen's Church Institute |  |  |
“The USS Monitor and The Mariners’ Museum,” presented by Howard Hoege and John Quarstein. Whenever you see a turret on a modern navy warship think of the iconic Civil War ironclad, the USS Monitor. Rated
The East Island Reserve Grand Opening Celebration 4:00 pm
The East Island Reserve Grand Opening Celebration @ The East Island Reserve
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The East Island Reserve Grand Opening Celebration @ The East Island Reserve |  |  |
Join us as we celebrate the opening of The East Island Reserve! A Boutique Resort With 24 Cottages, 2 Suites, 10 Studio Hotel Rooms Thursday, April 6th – 4:00pm-7:00pm Food & Drinks Provided by: Newport
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Spring Recycling Day 8:00 am
Spring Recycling Day @ Easton's Beach East Parking Lot
Apr 8 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Newport Public Services Department’s Clean City Program will hold a Spring Recycling Day for ‘harder to recycle’ items on Saturday, April 8th from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. rain or shine in Easton’s Beach
Floral Easter Egg Topiary Workshop 10:00 am
Floral Easter Egg Topiary Workshop @ Green Animals Topiary Garden
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Preservation Society of Newport County is happy to offer the following workshop: Join floral and event designer Liza Chung for a hands-on floral design workshop and craft an oversized floral Easter egg pavéd with
Beach Cleanup at Fort Adams State Park! 12:00 pm
Beach Cleanup at Fort Adams State Park! @ Fort Adams State Park
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Beach Cleanup at Fort Adams State Park! @ Fort Adams State Park  |  |  |
Clean Ocean Access is hosting a shoreline cleanup at Fort Adam’s State Park in Newport on Saturday, April 8 from 12p.m. to 2p.m. Volunteers of all ages are welcome, and encouraged. Take this opportunity to
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Palm Sunday 9:45 am
Palm Sunday @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Apr 9 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Palm Sunday Procession begins at Storer Park on April 9 at 9:45 a.m. On April 9, Palm Sunday festivities will begin at 9:45 a.m. at Storer Park on Washington Street in the Point neighborhood. All
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Free Knitting Classes 11:30 am
Free Knitting Classes @ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center
Apr 10 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Free Knitting Classes @ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center |  |  |
Join us EVERY MONDAY from 11:30 to 1pm as we learn to knit. Beginners and experienced knitters are all welcome. Bring your own project or use our materials to start something new! Call Kelsea at
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Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Land 6:00 pm
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Land @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Land @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet |  |  |
Cooking Class with Julien Charvet from Avignon, France. He has a cooking school there and is in town and decided to hold a spring cooking school. This is a series class, 3 classes $125 a
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SCI Speaker Series : Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards: The next resiliency steps for Newport and Rhode Island
SCI Speaker Series : Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards: The next resiliency steps for Newport and Rhode Island @ Seamen's Church Institute
Apr 12 all-day
SCI Speaker Series : Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards: The next resiliency steps for Newport and Rhode Island @ Seamen's Church Institute |  |  |
Join us at SCI on April 12th for a lecture on “Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards: The next resiliency steps for Newport and Rhode Island.” presented by Representative Lauren Carson. This event is
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Air 6:00 pm
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Air @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: Air @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet |  |  |
The second class in the series, in this class you will learn how to disassemble a chicken and prepare a simple and satisfying classic Beaujolais stew of chicken and vegetables and we will talk about
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Lecture: Gentleman’s Farms of Aquidneck Island 11:00 am
Lecture: Gentleman’s Farms of Aquidneck Island @ Green Animals Topiary Garden
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join The Preservation Society of Newport County’s Education and Interpretive Programs Specialist, Abigail Stewart, to discuss the new exhibition at Green Animals. The talk will look at the tradition of gentleman’s farms on Aquidneck Island
Maundy Thursday at St. John the Evangelist 6:30 pm
Maundy Thursday at St. John the Evangelist @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm
This service commemorating the Last Supper and the institution of Holy Communion will include music of Duruflé and Byrd, sung by the Professional Choristers of The Choir School of Newport County and the St. John’s
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Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: The Sea
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: The Sea @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet
Apr 14 all-day
Spring Cooking School with Chef Julien Charvet: The Sea @ Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet |  |  |
The last class before we send chef Julien home with the fun stories, this is a class we have done before, but I never tire of it because it is the marriage of my two
Good Friday at St. John the Evangelist 6:30 pm
Good Friday at St. John the Evangelist @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm
This service marking Jesus’ death will include veneration of the Cross and communion from the Reserved Sacrament. A truly moving and contemplative service, it will include music of Victoria, King John IV of Portugal, and
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Newport Daffodil Days Festival
Newport Daffodil Days Festival @ Newport, RI
Apr 15 – Apr 23 all-day
Newport Daffodil Days Festival @ Newport, RI |  |  |
4th Annual Newport Daffodil Days Festival April 15-23, 2017 Join in over 20 fun events amidst 681,750 bursts of golden-hued daffodils throughout the City by the Sea daffy pin DAFFY DEALS THROUGHOUT TOWN! Purchase a
Rhode Races – Newport
Rhode Races – Newport @ Easton's Beach
Apr 15 all-day
Rhode Races - Newport @ Easton's Beach |  |  |
The inaugural Spring Newport Rhode Race will be held on Saturday April 15th in Newport, Rhode Island at Easton’s Beach. Race weekend features a full and half Marathon as well as a 5k, all starting
Beach Cleanup at Corys Lane 12:00 pm
Beach Cleanup at Corys Lane @ Corys Lane
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Beach Cleanup at Corys Lane @ Corys Lane |  |  |
Clean Ocean Access is hosting a beach cleanup at Corys Lane in Portsmouth on Saturday, April 15 from 12p.m. to 2p.m. We will provide all materials for the cleanup, and Empire Tea & Coffee will
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity 6:00 pm
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity @ Studio/Shop E
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity @ Studio/Shop E |  |  |
The Arts and Cultural Alliance (ACA) of Newport County presents an Arts Behind the Scenes event featuring Timothy Michael Hetland, an artist focused on creating exciting works with metals and alloys, stones and crystals, and
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity 6:00 pm
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity @ Tim Hetland Studio Shop E
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity @ Tim Hetland Studio Shop E |  |  |
The Arts and Cultural Alliance (ACA) of Newport County presents an Arts Behind the Scenes event featuring Timothy Michael Hetland, an artist focused on creating exciting works with metals and alloys, stones and crystals, and
The Great Vigil of Easter 7:30 pm
The Great Vigil of Easter @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm
Indescribably powerful, the service of the Vigil moves from darkness to light, from quiet waiting to joyful celebration. The Great Vigil of Easter is the single most important service of the Christian Year, and amongst
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EFC – EASTER SERVICES
EFC – EASTER SERVICES @ EFC
Apr 16 all-day
EFC - EASTER SERVICES @ EFC |  |  |
EASTER SERVICE – Come Join Us! 6:00am – Sunrise service overlooking Easton’s Pond, followed by a hearty breakfast! 9:00am & 10:45am – Morning services with full Children’s Ministry program offered!
Bayside Easter Brunch Menu Three-Course Menu
Bayside Easter Brunch Menu Three-Course Menu @ Bayside Easter Brunch Menu Three-Course Menu
Apr 16 all-day
Bayside Easter Brunch Menu Three-Course Menu @ Bayside Easter Brunch Menu Three-Course Menu |  |  |
900 Bayside Drive Newport Beach, CA 949-721-1222 Sunday, April 16 Bayside restaurant is celebrating Easter with an incredible 3-course meal that includes appetizer, entrée and dessert for $48.75 per person plus tax and gratuity. Includes
Easter Sunday at St. John the Evanglist 10:00 am
Easter Sunday at St. John the Evanglist @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am
This joyful celebration of the Lord’s Resurrection will include music of Handel, Noyon and Wood, sung by the Professional Choristers of The Choir School of Newport County and the St. John’s adult choir, with organ
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Spring Fling at the Chanler on Cliff Walk 6:00 pm
Spring Fling at the Chanler on Cliff Walk @ Chanler Hotel on Cliff Walk
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Spring Fling at the Chanler on Cliff Walk @ Chanler Hotel on Cliff Walk |  |  |
Daffodillion, out to plant a million daffodils throughout town, celebrates with a Spring Fling. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, live music and a complimentary toast to Mother Nature while overlooking the hundreds of daffodils set against Easton’s
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Screening of Ocean Frontiers III
Screening of Ocean Frontiers III @ Seamen's Church Institute
Apr 18 all-day
Screening of Ocean Frontiers III @ Seamen's Church Institute |  |  |
A screening of Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy will be hosted by Sailors for the Sea and Seamen’s Church Institute. The film spotlights the United States’ first-ever regional
Film screening of Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy 6:00 pm
Film screening of Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy @ Seamen's Church Institute
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm
Film screening of Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy @ Seamen's Church Institute |  |  |
A screening of Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy will be hosted by Sailors for the Sea and Seamen’s Church Institute. The film spotlights the United States’ first-ever regional
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Chronic Disease Self Management Class 1:00 pm
Chronic Disease Self Management Class @ Newport County Community Mental Health Center
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm
Chronic Disease Self Management Class @ Newport County Community Mental Health Center |  |  |
This 6 week program will teach you about the managing a chronic illness. From pain management to medication administration, learn the ins and outs of helping yourself or caring for someone you love. This class
Chronic Disease Self-Management Class 1:00 pm
Chronic Disease Self-Management Class @ Newport County Community Mental Health
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm
Chronic Disease Self-Management Class @ Newport County Community Mental Health |  |  |
This program teaches participants ways to manage symptoms and medications, communicate with family and doctors, handle difficult emotions, relax, eat well, exercise, and set goals to improve health and lifestyles. This class meets on Wednesdays,
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Fletcher Jones Motorcars to Hold “That’s What Friends Are For” Fundraiser to Rebuild Anaheim White House April 20
Fletcher Jones Motorcars to Hold “That’s What Friends Are For” Fundraiser to Rebuild Anaheim White House April 20 @ Fletcher Jones Motorcars
Apr 20 all-day
Fletcher Jones Motorcars to Hold “That’s What Friends Are For” Fundraiser to Rebuild Anaheim White House April 20 @ Fletcher Jones Motorcars |  |  |
They can trace their friendship back more than 30 years when one was a busboy just off the boat from his homeland of Verona, Italy and the other, a South African expat just getting into
ISLAND FOGHONS TOASTMASTERS “OPEN hOUSE” 5:15 pm
ISLAND FOGHONS TOASTMASTERS “OPEN hOUSE” @ COMMUNITY ROOM MIDDLETWON POLICE STATION
Apr 20 @ 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm
ISLAND FOGHONS TOASTMASTERS "OPEN hOUSE" @ COMMUNITY ROOM MIDDLETWON POLICE STATION |  |  |
“OPEN HOUSE” PRESIDENTS WELCOME, SPEECHES AND TABLE TOPICS, Q&A, SNACKS AND REFRESHMENTS. NETWORKING AND SAMPLE MEETING! LIKE us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Island-Foghorns-Toastmasters-Club-506504919552020/
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Newport Flea Market & Antiques show
Newport Flea Market & Antiques show @ Newport Flea Market & Antiques show
Apr 22 all-day
Newport Flea Market & Antiques show @ Newport Flea Market & Antiques show |  |  |
Located on beautiful Bellevue Avenue At the Elk’s lodge,this is an outdoor Flea Market & Antique event feature vendors selling a large array of vintage & antique items, up-cycled furniture, art, jewelry, handmade items &
Battery Park and Storer Park Clean Ups 9:00 am
Battery Park and Storer Park Clean Ups @ Battery Park and Storer Parks
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am
…. Come celebrate Spring! On Saturday, April 22nd at 9 a.m. the Point Association will hold its annual Earth Day park clean up. Event goers will meet at Battery Park and Storer Park, both of
Earth Day Clean Up at Newport’s Ballard Park 9:00 am
Earth Day Clean Up at Newport’s Ballard Park @ Ballard Park
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am
Earth Day Clean Up at Newport's Ballard Park @ Ballard Park |  |  |
Friends of Ballard Park is celebrating Earth Day with a clean-up of Newport’s Only Nature Preserve. At 9 am volunteers are invited to give Ballard Park a spring cleaning. Volunteers will pick up litter, paint
Beach Cleanup at Cliff Walk (Marine Avenue) 10:00 am
Beach Cleanup at Cliff Walk (Marine Avenue) @ Cliff Walk (Marine Avenue)
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Beach Cleanup at Cliff Walk (Marine Avenue) @ Cliff Walk (Marine Avenue) |  |  |
Clean Ocean Access is hosting a beach cleanup at Marine Avenue Beach along the Cliff Walk on Saturday, April 22 from 10a.m. to 12p.m. Marine Avenue can be accessed from Bellevue Avenue in Newport. With
Spring Winners Walk and Talk 10:00 am
Spring Winners Walk and Talk @ Green Animals Topiary Garden
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Come explore the earliest flowers of Green Animals with Chief Horticulturist Dan Christina. After a quick tour of our property, stay for a lecture highlighting some of the best varieties for consistent spring splendor, including
Free Earth Day Tour of Ballard Park 11:00 am
Free Earth Day Tour of Ballard Park @ Ballard Park
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am
Free Earth Day Tour of Ballard Park @ Ballard Park |  |  |
Friends of Ballard Park is celebrating Earth Day with a free tour of Ballard Park. Staff from Friends of Ballard Park will share information about the site’s history and its unique features which include a
It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Children 7:00 pm
It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Children @ It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Children
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm
It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Children @ It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Children | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
Derrick Cazard Foundation and Friends of RI CASA are hosting a Fundraiser to help in our cause of supporting the children of Rhode Island. The Ravers and Rebel Underground will be featured for live music!
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Healthy Imaginations: Free Art Classes 1:30 pm
Healthy Imaginations: Free Art Classes @ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center
Apr 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Healthy Imaginations: Free Art Classes @ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center |  |  |
Each month our instructor will have a new project for you to explore your creativity and express yourself through. Painting, journaling, and collage making are just a few examples of exiting projects in store for
13th Documentary Screening & Discussion led by Sankofa Community Connection 6:30 pm
13th Documentary Screening & Discussion led by Sankofa Community Connection @ Emmanuel Church
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm
13th Documentary Screening & Discussion led by Sankofa Community Connection @ Emmanuel Church |  |  |
The film explores the “intersection of race, justice and mass incarceration in the United States;”[2] it is titled after the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which freed the slaves and prohibited slavery (unless
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The East Island Reserve – Grand Opening 4:00 pm
The East Island Reserve – Grand Opening @ The East Island Reserve
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The East Island Reserve - Grand Opening @ The East Island Reserve |  |  |
Join us as we celebrate the opening of The East Island Reserve! A Boutique Resort With 24 Cottages, 2 Suites, 10 Studio Hotel Rooms Thursday, April 27th – 4:00pm-7:00pm Food & Drinks Provided by: Newport
“A Beautiful View” An Art Auction Event 5:00 pm
“A Beautiful View” An Art Auction Event @ Atlantic Resort
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
"A Beautiful View" An Art Auction Event @ Atlantic Resort | Middletown | Rhode Island | United States
“A Beautiful View” An art auction event hosted by the Newport County Board of Realtors Business Partners. All proceeds will support the missions of Aquidneck Land Trust’s Merritt Neighborhood Fund & Clean Ocean Access. Silent
A Beautiful View ~ An Art Fundraiser 5:00 pm
A Beautiful View ~ An Art Fundraiser @ The Atlantic Resort
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A Beautiful View ~ An Art Fundraiser @ The Atlantic Resort |  |  |
RSVP today to attend ~ A Beautiful View ~ An Art Fundraiser ~ to help the missions of Clean Ocean Access & The Aquidneck Land Trust, Merrit Fund. For $30PP you will experience a beautiful
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The Irish in Newport in the 1880 Census: A “Crowd Sourcing” workshop 10:00 am
The Irish in Newport in the 1880 Census: A “Crowd Sourcing” workshop @ Salve Regina University - McKillop Library - Computer labs, basement level
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Irish in Newport in the 1880 Census: A "Crowd Sourcing" workshop @ Salve Regina University - McKillop Library - Computer labs, basement level |  |  |
Have an ancestor or relative who lived in Newport in 1880? If you had, or think you had, an ancestor who lived in Newport during this time, please come to the Salve Regina University Library
Star Kids Gala 7:00 pm
Star Kids Gala @ Ochre Court
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Star Kids Gala @ Ochre Court |  |  |
Join us for a spectacular evening of fabulous food, open bar, music and dancing to Decades by DeZyne as we raise vital funds to support educational opportunities to at-risk children in Newport County and Fall
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St. Columba’s Chapel Concert series presents pianist Clemens Teufel 4:00 pm
St. Columba’s Chapel Concert series presents pianist Clemens Teufel @ St. Columba's Chapel Parish Hall
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm
The St. Columba Concert Series will present its final concert of this season on April 30, at 4:00 PM in the church parish hall at 55 Vaucluse Avenue, Middletown RI. Concert pianist Clemens Teufel will

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