Discover what’s happening, new and to do this week in and around Newport.

Monday, April 17

10 am –Touch a Truck with Newport Fire Departmentat Hotel Viking

4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm –Spring Fling at the Chanler

7 pm –Earth Day Mini-Film Festival at Channing Church

Tuesday, April 18

10:30 am –Save the Bay ‘Touch Tank’ at Hotel Viking

3 pm –Guinness Pint Night for BBAM!at Pour Judgement

4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm –Paddle Craft Safety Workshopat Newport Public Library

6 pm –Screening of Ocean Frontiers IIIat Seamen’s Church Institue

7 pm –DIY Herbal Cocktailsat Gather

8 pm –Battle Chefs V Semi-finals: Marquiss VSStamps at The Revolving Door

Wednesday, April 19

1 pm –Chronic Disease Self-Management Classat Newport County Community Mental Health Center

4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm –Reflections on a Childhood Spent with a Feminist, Revolution-Min at Redwood Library

6:30 pm –Fermentation Class: Catalunyaat Forty 1 North

7 pm –April Vacation Family Friendly Funniesat The Firehouse Theater

Thursday, April 20

10 am –Bjorn The Magicianat Hotel Viking

2 pm – National Theater Live: Rosencranz & Guildenstern Are Dead at Jane Pickens Theater

4:30 pm –Opera House Third Thursday TheaterSpotlight

5:30 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –An Evening of Exultation Among the Daffodils

6 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Daffy Delights, Daquiris & Daffy-tinis

6 pm –Murder Mystery Dinner Show in Newport RIat Hotel Viking

6:30 pm –Dazed & Confused Beer Dinnerat Caleb & Broad

6:30 pm –Mixology Classat Christie’s

7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm –Wormtown Brewery Tap Takeoverat The Wharf Pub

7:45 pm –Earth Day Outdoor Screening! “Seed: TheUntold Story”

Friday, April 21

10 am –Trash Skimmers splash into Newport Harbor at Long Wharf

1 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Mother Nature’s Tunes ‘n Tales

1 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Charlie & the Bucket Truck Kids Event

2:30 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –“Pour Quoi?” – Nature Stories of How and Why

5 pm –Fireside Live Music: Grayson Tyat Newport Vineyards

5 pm –Dinner & A Movie – Family Night atHotel Viking

6 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Lighting of the Trees

6 pm –Art of the Arbor Exhibit: a NAH +Newport Arboretum Event

7 pm –Rock & Paint Nightat Cross Point Church

8 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and serves on the Board of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and Lucy's Hearth. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.