Discover what’s happening for events, meetings, live music and entertainment this week in and around Newport, RI.

Monday, April 24

4 pm & 7 pm – The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm –Marijuana Update: Lessons from Coloradoat CCRI Newport

Tuesday, April 25

1:30 pm –Healthy Imaginations: Free Art Classesat Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center

2 pm –Tree Tour at Newport Mansion’s Chepstow

2pm & 8 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm –ILEA RI April Member Meeting 2017at Hotel Viking

6pm to 8pm – Lecture:Michael Dirr: In Praise of Noble Trees at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm –13th Documentary Screening & Discussion led by Sankofa Community Connectionat Emmanuel Church

Wednesday, April 26

12 pm & 3 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

1 pm – Grand opening of Newport’s first Parklet at corner of Bellevue Avenue and William Street

5 pm to 9pm –Flight Night at Brix Restaurantat Newport Vineyards

5:30 pm –Beyond Gilded: Alva Vanderbilt and Her Ageat Redwood Library

5:30 pm –Wellness Wednesdays Yoga Programat Newport Hospital

6 pm –Sips & Style Newportat Newport Vineyards

6 pm –The Eden of America: Newport’s Landscapes Through the Ages at Ochre Court

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

6:30 pm –A Plastic Ocean filmat Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm – Newport City Council Meeting at Newport City Hall

Thursday, April 27

8:30 am –2017 Newport County Legislative Forumat Aquidneck Island Planning Commission

8:30 am –Salve Regina Day at Newport Hospital

4 pm & 7 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm –“A Beautiful View” An Art Auction Eventat Atlantic Resort

6:30 pm –Mixology Classat Christie’s

Friday, April 28

8 pm – Live Improv Comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

8 pm to 10 pm – Newport Craft Beer Festival – Very Important Beer Session at Newport Storm Brewery

8 pm – The Wasted Talent Show at Studio 3

Ryan M. Belmore

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