Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in Newport County this week, January 4 – 10, 2021.

Monday, January 4

What’s Up Newp’s Authors’ Series continues on January 4 with a conversation with Cornelia Dean

DEM will begin taking 2021 reservations for picnic areas, covered shelters, and recreational fields at state parks beginning on Jan. 4

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room – Saturday & Sunday

City & Government 

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website– Saturday & Sunday

Tuesday, January 5

Rhode Island General Assembly will open its 2021 session on January 5

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

Wednesday, January 6

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

Thursday, January 7

Norman Bid Sanctuary to host a virtual workshop on ‘Hygge, Friluftsliv, and Winter’

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

  • 4:30 pm – City of Newport COVID-19 Status Update

Friday, January 8

Heads Up: This weekend is the last weekend of Sparkling Lights at The Breakers.

Bonus: It’s also Newport County Days, meaning residents of Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Naval Station Newport, Portsmouth, and Tiverton can take advantage of free admission.

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

Saturday, January 9

Heads Up: This weekend is the last weekend of Sparkling Lights at The Breakers.

Bonus: It’s also Newport County Days, meaning residents of Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Naval Station Newport, Portsmouth, and Tiverton can take advantage of free admission.

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

Sunday, January 10

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government 

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

  • Nothing scheduled, check back for updates.

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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.