On today’s busy Monday edition of The Open Forum on WADK 1540 AM, we caught up with John Rodman, Christopher Carbone and Joe Dias.

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – John Rodman, Director of Museum Experience at Preservation Society of Newport County, joined me to chat about all that’s happening and new at the Newport Mansions as they prepare to open all 11 houses on Saturday, May 21st. John and I also chatted about CBS News Sunday Morning filming this week at some of the mansions , as well as what’s happening for new tours and exhibits.

1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – Christopher Carbone, Program Director for the Expressive Arts Institute at Salve Regina University, called in to chat about Expressive Arts Institute at Salve Regina Still Accepting Applications for its Foundation Course.

 1:45 p.m. to 2 p.m. – Joe Dias, Executive Director of Fort Adams Trust, called in to discuss all the work that was done over this past weekend that included Redoubt at Fort Adams Has Been Reclaimed.

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp, LLC. Belmore has led What's Up Newp since December 2012. Belmore also serves as the Sr. Editor - North America for Mountain News - publisher of OnTheSnow. In his spare time, Belmore serves as the Vice President for the Board of Directors at Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors at Lucy's Hearth. Belmore is also a member and supporter of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.