RI Daily Blog

Nerd Alert: A Typewriter Orchestra is Coming to PVD

Hear clacking odes to the Underwood at RISD's free Design the Night event on Thursday.
2014.04.15 02:55 PM

Bag It

Avoid the messy plastic bag debate with a chic cloth alternative by a local artisan.
2014.04.15 10:21 AM

Ten Revelations From the Lady Project Summit

The day was filled with speeches and workshops to help women in their business endeavors and everyday lives.
2014.04.14 02:44 PM

The Dish: Star Chefs Coastal New England Rising Stars

Massive chefs' event highlights coastal New England talent, including Rhode Island favorites.
2014.04.14 08:39 AM

Eye for Design: Craftsman Nicolas Esposito

Providence-based craftsman Nicolas Esposito is a master at drawing stories out of wood.
2014.04.14 08:00 AM


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Food & Drink

Cocktail Party

Craft cocktails are all the rage, and Rhode Island’s scene is getting bigger as fast as you can say, “Hey bartender!” We imbibed far and wide to find some of the best libations, locally made liquors and bar food. It's five o'clock somewhere!

Rasa: Traditional Meets Exotic Indian on Main Street

A newcomer to E.G.’s restaurant row offers a crowd-pleasing Indian menu that’s both exotic and accessible.

In Depth

Run Like the Wind

Health & Wellness

Top Docs 2013

Physicians across Rhode Island name their picks for the state’s best specialists.
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Home & Style

At Home: A Tale of Two Houses

It’s not far from Wickford to Jamestown. For these owners, who have left the historic character of their two homes intact, though, a couple of miles make a whole world of difference .
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An Artistic Escape

Inspired by her garden, Georgia Marsh captures the beauty of every fragile tendril, leaf and bud. Her grateful plants, returning the favor, grow like wild.
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From our April issue

Web Extras

Kathy Griffin, Anthony Maselli, micro pigs and the Arcade.

Photos & Video

Snapshot of Rhode Island

Taken from the back page of Rhode Island Monthly, each month we feature an iconic image from around the state.

Travel

36 Reasons We Love Rhode Island

Feast your eyes on our catalogue of Rhode Island’s greatness, from the obvious to the odd and all the magic in between.
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Just the Ticket

The Providence Bruins have kept filling the seats with a forward-thinking market strategy that makes kids — and their parents — feel like stars.

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Submit Your Real Wedding

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Things To Do

April 2014

  Weaver Library will host a Spring Book Sale in the library’s Champlin Room. A members-only Preview Book Sale will be held for Friends of the Library on April 10 from 6 to 8 p.m....

Cost: $5 membership fee on April 10

Where:
Weaver Library
41 Grove Ave.
East Providence, RI  02914
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Sponsor: Friends of the East Providence Public Library
Telephone: 401-433-3463
Contact Name: Louise Paiva
Website »

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Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
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Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

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The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
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Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

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The URI Master Gardeners, who manage the gardens at Prescott Farm, are offering free soil analysis and gardening information on Sundays from 10 a.m. to noon. Whether you are growing...

Cost: Free

Where:
Prescott Farm
2009 West Main Rd.
Middletown, RI  02842
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Telephone: 401-846-4152 ex. 112
Contact Name: Liz Spoden
Website »

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Hear stories of remarkable entrepreneurship and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial period. Purchase tickets and depart from the Brick Market Museum and Shop. Tours last...

Cost: $15 per person, $10 NHS members and active duty military, $5 children

Where:
, RI

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Follow in the footsteps of your favorite animal.  Walk like a woodland creature, trace tracks to make a story and print tracks in clay.   Underwritten by Amgen Foundation.

Cost: Program included with $9 admission; free for museum members.

Where:
Providence Children's Museum
100 South St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Telephone: 401-273-5437
Contact Name: Megan Fischer
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Join this “eggcellent” safari at Roger Williams Park Zoo! Follow the clues to different locations around the zoo to claim your eggs. When your hunting is through, collect a treat and...

Cost: Free with zoo admission

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
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Collections from the Allure Romance, Allure and Allure Bridals Modest lines. Appointments strongly recommended and will take priority over walk ins!

Cost: Free

Where:
Couture Bridal Co.
175 Main St.
East Greenwich, RI
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Telephone: 401-885-2743

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The Norman Bird Sanctuary is super excited to offer a “one of a kind, one night, all-inclusive overnight sample retreat.” Our new retreat center is finally open so here is your...

Cost: Priced by bed/room

Where:
Paradise Farmhouse at the Norman Bird Sanctuary
583 Third Beach Rd.
Middletown, RI  02842
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Sponsor: Norman Bird Sanctuary
Telephone: 401-846-2577
Contact Name: Lisel Woods
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In honor of Blithewold’s Daffodil Days, join us as pianist Bill Moretti presents a special musical performance, with Ginny Ganley on vocals and John Curzio on bass. Bill and his...

Cost: $15 members and seniors, $25 non-members

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

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The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
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Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

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Alexey Shabalin, violin and Theodore Mook, cello. Come hear the Towering Ravel and Kodaly Duos for violin and cello, a rare opportunity to hear these two virtuosic pieces in the same place....

Cost: $10

Where:
The Towers
35 Ocean Ave.
Narragansett, RI  02882
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Telephone: 401-782-2597
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South County Chamber Singers, under the baton of Artistic Director Dr. Enrico Garzilli, will perform James Whitbourn’s Son of God Mass at St. Francis of Assisi Church. The program will...

Cost: Free-will offering

Where:
St. Francis of Assisi Church
114 High St.
Wakefield, RI  02879
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Sponsor: South County Chamber Singers
Telephone: 401-783-0943
Contact Name: Margaret Bradley

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Harmony Grace Band will perform a free concert in the sanctuary of the Baptist Church in Warren. This band consists of members of the First Baptist Church in Swansea, our mother church.

Cost: Free

Where:
Baptist Church in Warren
407 Main St.
Warren, RI  02885
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Telephone: 401-245-3669
Contact Name: kevin
Website »

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George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
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Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
Website »

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After years of touring nationally, in Fuzek Rossoni, with Rossoni the Band and the Rossonians, Mary Ann is now back to her roots with the recent release of Edentown. She has now come full circle...

Cost: $10-$12

Where:
Manchester 65
65 Manchester St.
West Warwick, RI  02893
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"A Change is Gonna Come: The Music and Social Change Plays" is the culminating performance of the Manton Avenue Project's Playmaking program, an afterschool playwriting class held...

Cost: Pay-what-you-can

Where:
Met School Media and Performing Arts Center
325 Public St.
Providence, RI  02905
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Sponsor: The Manton Avenue Project
Telephone: 401-331-7007
Contact Name: Emily
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A comic masterpiece of mistaken identities, illicit assignations, frenzied libidos, laughter and l'amour.  Previews: March 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m.; March 16 at 2:30 p.m....

Cost: Previews $20; regular performances $25; twenty-one and younger $20

Where:
2nd Story Theatre
28 Market St.
Warren, RI  02885
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Sponsor: 2nd Story Theatre
Telephone: 401-247-4200
Contact Name: Box Office
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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3666

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The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
View map »


Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

More information

Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
View map »


Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

More information

The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
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Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

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George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
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Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
Website »

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Presented together in conversation, an exploration of the written word with novelist Howard Norman – a two-time National Book Award finalist – and his wife Jane Shore – a...

Cost: Free

Where:
RWU University Library
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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We’ll show you how to make your weeknight meals a breeze with these easy make ahead recipes that freeze beautifully. Everyone has that week where you’re too busy to even blink an...

Cost: $25

Where:
The Cafe at Easy Entertaining
166 Valley St,, Building 10
Providence, RI  02909
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Telephone: 401-437-6090
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Presented by Aquidneck Land Trust as part of its annual Conservation Speaker Series and in celebration of Earth Month. DamNation’s majestic cinematography and unexpected...

Cost: Free

Where:
Casino Theater
9 Freebody St.
Newport , RI  02840
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Website »

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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3666

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Experience our marvelous marsupials like never before! Our new Outback Trail in Base Camp Australasia is a walk-through exhibit where you’ll get up-close with kangaroos and wallabies. You...

Cost: Free with zoo admission

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
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Sponsor: Roger Williams Park Zoo
Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

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Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
View map »


Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

More information

The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
View map »


Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

More information

Join us in the Dining Room for tea at Blithewold. The informal event includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

More information

The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
View map »


Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

More information

George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
View map »


Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
Website »

More information

Join us in the dining room for tea at Blithewold. Our informal tea includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

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When Brown students conduct a campus tour they pass on Brown traditions, some of which have a long and honorable history, while others are of more recent (and dubious) origin. Jane Lancaster,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Salomon Center, Room 001, Brown University
69 Brown St.
Providence, RI  02912
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Sponsor: Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology
Telephone: 401-863-5700
Contact Name: Geralyn Ducady
Website »

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Presented by Aquidneck Land Trust as part of its annual Conservation Speaker Series and in celebration of Earth Month. DamNation’s majestic cinematography and unexpected...

Cost: Free

Where:
Casino Theater
9 Freebody St.
Newport , RI  02840
View map »


Website »

More information

The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Telephone: 401-254-3666

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Monthly Support Group for People with Diabetes Meets in the rear of the cafeteria at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital the third Wednseday of each month from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Facilitated by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Our Lady of FAtima Hospital
200 High Service Ave.
No Providence, RI  02904
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Sponsor: Diabetes Managment Team
Telephone: 401-456-3746
Contact Name: Diana Mercurio
Website »

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The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
View map »


Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

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Presented by All That Matters Yoga. Registration is required, as space is limited. To register call 783-8254 or email mmunroe@skpl.org.

Cost: Free

Where:
Kingston Free Library
2605 Kingstown Rd.
Kingston , RI  02881
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Sponsor: Friends of Kingston Free Library
Telephone: 401-783-8254
Contact Name: MaryEllen Munroe
Website »

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Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
View map »


Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

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At the Sons of Liberty we believe in making revolutionary craft whiskies without compromise. Our ingredients, distillation processes and undying passion create delicious whiskies that have never...

Cost: $10

Where:
Sons of Liberty Distillery
1425 Kingstown Rd.
South Kingstown, RI  02879
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Telephone: 401-284-4006
Contact Name: Bryan
Website »

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Andrew Blauvelt and Ellen Lupton, co-curators of the RISD Museum's spring exhibition "Graphic Design: Now in Production," visit Providence for a two-part discussion...

Cost: $25; $10 for RISD Museum members.

Where:
RISD Museum
224 Benefit St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Sponsor: RISD Museum and RISD’s Graphic Design Department
Telephone: 401-454-6500
Website »

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Join us in the Dining Room for tea at Blithewold. The informal event includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

More information

The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
View map »


Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

More information

George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
View map »


Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
Website »

More information

Join us in the dining room for tea at Blithewold. Our informal tea includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

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In this popular seminar intended for both readers and writers, award-winning novelist Justin Kramon explores the art of storytelling from a writer's perspective. He examines how writers...

Cost: Free

Where:
Sandywoods Yellow Building
73 Muse Way
off Bulgarmarsh Road
Tiverton, RI  02878
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Sponsor: Tiverton Library Services
Telephone: 401-625-6796
Contact Name: Prudence Fallon
Website »

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Push aside winter blues with colorful harbingers of spring! Kerry Ann Mendez introduces no-nonsense plants that will shatter the common misconception that spring is only ”mud season”...

Cost: $15 member, $20 non-member

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

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This panel conversation explores the concept of the designer as producer. Featuring Andrew Blauvelt and Ellen Lupton, co-curators of the RISD Museum’s exhibition "Graphic Design: Now...

Cost: Free, registration required.

Where:
RISD Museum
224 Benefit St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Sponsor: RISD Museum and RISD’s Graphic Design Department
Telephone: 401-454-6500
Website »

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Hot off the heels of his critically acclaimed album, The Bespoke Man’s Narrative (2013), pianist Aaron Diehl – a rising star in the jazz stratosphere – will perform with his...

Cost: Free

Where:
Roger Williams University, GHH Atrium
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3154

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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Telephone: 401-254-3666

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
View map »


Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

More information

Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
View map »


Telephone: 401-785-3510
Website »

More information

Join us in the Dining Room for tea at Blithewold. The informal event includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

More information

The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
View map »


Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

More information

George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
View map »


Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
Website »

More information

Join us in the dining room for tea at Blithewold. Our informal tea includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
View map »


Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
Website »

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ArtProv gallery Grand Opening Reception Check out Providence's newest contemporary art gallery in the historic Doran Building in the Jewelry District during Gallery Night Providence.

Cost: Free

Where:
ArtProv Gallery
150 Chestnut St.
Third Floor
Providence, RI  02903
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Telephone: 401-641-5182
Contact Name: Michele Aucoin
Website »

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Design the Night, the RISD Museum’s dynamic evening event series, kicks off its third annual season with a celebration of its exhibition "Graphic Design: Now in Production."...

Cost: Free

Where:
RISD Museum
224 Benefit St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Sponsor: RISD Museum
Telephone: 401-454-6500
Website »

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In November 1738, Mary Arnold unsuccessfully tried to poison her husband Benedict Arnold, who took this attempt as a hint that she wanted to terminate their marriage. Fearing for his life, he...

Cost: $5/$1 members

Where:
Colony House
Newport, RI  02840


Sponsor: Newport Historical Society

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Contemporary Pueblo painter Mateo Romero was born and raised in Berkeley, California. Although his cultural background is an urban one, through his father Santiago Romero and his connection to...

Cost: Free

Where:
Brown University
List Art Center Room 120
64 College St.
Providence, RI  02912
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Sponsor: Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology
Telephone: 401-863-5700
Contact Name: Geralyn Ducady
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EXHIBIT: Saturday April 5 (opening 5-7 p.m.) to April 27, AS220 Reading Room/AS220 Project Space, 93 Mathewson St., Providence SALON DISCUSSION: Friday, April 11,  5-7 p.m.,...

Cost: Free

Where:
AS 220 Reading Room Gallery
93 Mathewson St.
Providence, RI
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Telephone: 508-942-8631
Contact Name: Francoise

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Rhode Island College's Creative Writing Program and Shoreline present a reading by Maria Flook Maria Flook, a 2007 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Award recipient, is the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island College Faculty Dining Room South
600 Mount Pleasant Ave.
Rhode Island College
Providence, RI  02908
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Sponsor: RIC Creative Writing and Shoreline
Telephone: 401-456-4648
Contact Name: Karen Boren
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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3666

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This Brain Cafe will examine the role of hip hop in the fight for social justice. Tricia Rose, professor at Brown University and author of Black Noise and The Hip Hop Wars, will argue that...

Cost: Free

Where:
Everett Stage
9 Duncan Ave.
Providence, RI  02906
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DJ Hardwell headlines a new EDM experience unlike any other with special guests Dannic and Dyro coming to the Ryan Center on April 17. AQUA, a revolutionary music celebration coming this Spring...

Cost: $33 and up

Where:
The Ryan Center
1 Lincoln Almond Plaza
Kingston, RI  02881
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To Mambo Pa Ti (MPT), Latin dance is a way of life. That's why we're incredibly passionate about not only giving students the tools they need to succeed and have fun on the dance floor,...

Cost: $7; free with MPT monthly pass

Where:
Tantric Lounge
1070 North Main St.
Providence, RI  02904
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Sponsor: Mambo Pa Ti Latin Dance Company
Telephone: 401-952-2490
Contact Name: Carlos Gonzalez
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The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
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Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
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Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
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Telephone: 401-785-3510
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Families meet bunnies and chicks from Paine Farm in Foster and learn about adopting and taking care of pets from the Providence Animal Rescue League.

Cost: Program included with $9 admission; free for museum members.

Where:
Providence Children's Museum
100 South St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Telephone: 401-273-5437
Contact Name: Megan Fischer
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Join us April vacation week for a magical journey in the warmth of the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center to find the hidden fairy gardens. We want to spark the imagination in the young and...

Cost: $3 adults, $1 children, free for children younger than six.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Botanical Center
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02825
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Telephone: 401-785-9450 ext. 25
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Join us in the Dining Room for tea at Blithewold. The informal event includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
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Batter up! Just in time for baseball season comes the muscular musical comedy about a Red Sox super-fan who is transformed into a star slugger after he makes a deal with the devil — and...

Cost: Tickets $27-$75

Where:
Goodspeed Opera House
6 Main St.
East Haddam, CT  06423
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Sponsor: Goodspeed Musicals
Telephone: 860-873-8668
Contact Name: Goodspeed Musicals
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The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
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Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

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Join us in the dining room for tea at Blithewold. Our informal tea includes our custom-blended tea served alongside tea sandwiches, mini-pastries and scones.

Cost: Members $15, non-members $26, seniors/AAA $25, youth $18

Where:
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
101 Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Sponsor: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Telephone: 401-253-2707 ex. 21
Contact Name: Allan Millora
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George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
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Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
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Providence Children’s Museum is open free for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Providence Children's Museum
100 South St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Telephone: 401-273-5437
Contact Name: Megan Fischer
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This will be Georgia Marsh's debut solo show in Rhode Island and the first time these recent paintings have been exhibited anywhere.  Marsh’s exquisitely...

Cost: Free

Where:
Jamestown Arts Center
18 Valley St.
Jamestown, RI  02835
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Telephone: 401-560-0979
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Join Jimmy Devine and guest musicians for a great session in the pub.

Cost: Free admission

Where:
The Irish Ceilidhe Club of Rhode Island
50 America St.
Cranston, RI  02920
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Sponsor: The Irish Ceilidhe Club of Rhode Island
Telephone: 401-944-3233
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Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its seventh season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene...

Cost: Adults $7, seniors and children $3

Where:
Warwick Museum of Art
3259 Post Rd.
Warwick, RI  02886
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Sponsor: Bring Your Own Improv
Telephone: 401-261-7678
Contact Name: Daniel
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Get beside yourself with FNL’s interactive scenes and on-the-spot musicals, featuring improvised song, dance and skits! Performances are intended for audiences of all ages, personality...

Cost: $5 at the door.

Where:
Everett Stage
9 Duncan Ave.
Providence, RI  02906
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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3666

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Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its seventh season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene...

Cost: $7

Where:
Warwick Museum of Art
3259 Post Rd.
Warwick, RI  02886
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Sponsor: Bring Your Own Improv
Telephone: 401-261-7678
Contact Name: Daniel
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In addition to the stress of losing a primary relationship, going through a divorce can be financially devastating, especially if you’re not aware of the issues involved. Find out more...

Cost: Free, but RSVP is required.

Where:
Barrington Public Library
281 County Rd.
Barrington, RI  02806
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Sponsor: Harkins Wealth Management
Telephone: 401-278-4049
Contact Name: Celanda Montilla
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What is your dog's cute talent? Register your dog at shopallies.com/superdog to showcase your dog's talent during a local audition at Allie's on April 19 for a chance to win a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Allie's Pet Store
, RI

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The 118th Annual Artist Member Show at the Rhode Island Watercolor Society will celebrate the work of our artist and signature members! This exhibition will run from March 30 to April 25...

Cost: Free

Where:
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
Slater Memorial Park
Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI  02861
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Telephone: 401-726-1876
Contact Name: Lori Estrella
Website »

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Hop along the bunny trail to the Big Backyard treehouse where you can take your very own picture with the Easter Bunny, and even take home an eco-friendly craft! Zoo visitors can purchase...

Cost: $5-$10, plus regular zoo admission.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02907
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Telephone: 401-785-3510
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Join us as the PreFIX and Amy Diaz, Leukemia and Lymphoma Woman of the Year candidate, team up to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS)...

Cost: $15

Where:
Synrgy Health and Fitness
3 Davol Sq.
Providence, RI  02903
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Join us April vacation week for a magical journey in the warmth of the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center to find the hidden fairy gardens. We want to spark the imagination in the young and...

Cost: $3 adults, $1 children, free for children younger than six.

Where:
Roger Williams Park Botanical Center
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI  02825
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Telephone: 401-785-9450 ext. 25
Website »

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Kids invent their own ways to play as they stack and build with huge blue foam blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts. Construct castles and forts, invent interesting...

Cost: Program included with $9 admission; free for museum members.

Where:
Providence Children's Museum
100 South St.
Providence, RI  02903
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Telephone: 401-273-5437
Contact Name: Megan Fischer
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At the Sons of Liberty we believe in making revolutionary craft whiskies without compromise. Our ingredients, distillation processes and undying passion create delicious whiskies that have never...

Cost: $10

Where:
Sons of Liberty Distillery
1425 Kingstown Rd.
South Kingstown, RI  02879
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Telephone: 401-284-4006
Contact Name: Bryan
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This diverse group of twelve artists and close friends are featured this April at Spring Bull Gallery. The exhibition features the works of Jerry Aissis, Robin Beckwith, Carole Berren, Adele...

Cost: Free

Where:
Spring Bull Galley
55 Bellevue Ave.
Newport, RI  02840
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Sponsor: Spring Bull Gallery
Telephone: 401-849-9166
Contact Name: Joan Burdine
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Batter up! Just in time for baseball season comes the muscular musical comedy about a Red Sox super-fan who is transformed into a star slugger after he makes a deal with the devil — and...

Cost: Tickets $27-$75

Where:
Goodspeed Opera House
6 Main St.
East Haddam, CT  06423
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Sponsor: Goodspeed Musicals
Telephone: 860-873-8668
Contact Name: Goodspeed Musicals
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EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will welcome students from Brown University’s a cappella group for a performance on Saturday, April 19 at 2 p.m. This event is free and open to the...

Cost: Free

Where:
EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side
1 Butler Ave.
Providence, RI  02906
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Telephone: 401-275-0682

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The Friends of the East Greenwich Free Library will Celebrate National Poetry Month with a series of poetry-related events and activities. Saturday, April 12, 2-4 p.m.: Tom Chandler,...

Cost: Free

Where:
East Greenwich Free Library
82 Pierce St.
East Greenwich, RI  02818
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Sponsor: Friends of the East Greenwich Library
Telephone: 401-884-9510
Contact Name: Paulette Miller

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George’s of Galilee, located at 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Port of Galilee, is welcoming spring with two delicious seafood dining specials: Friday Fish Fest and Buck-A-Shuck oysters and...

Cost: N/A

Where:
George's of Galilee
250 Sand Hill Cove Rd.
Port of Galilee
Narragansett , RI  02882
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Sponsor: George's of Galilee
Telephone: 401-783-2306
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Join us for an informal presentation of in-progress material and conversation with the artists. Freedom Project is a multi-year examination of issues related to mass incarceration in...

Cost: Free event

Where:
Brown University Granoff Center for the Arts
154 Angell St., Studio 1
Providence, RI  02906
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The Wild West rock musical that took Broadway by storm redefines America’s controversial seventh U.S. president as an emo rock star and promises plenty of laughs in this subversive and...

Cost: $10 for general admission; $5 for students and seniors

Where:
RWU Performing Arts Center
1 Old Ferry Rd.
Bristol, RI  02809
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Telephone: 401-254-3666

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The Jon Butcher Axis: Celebrating the Music of Jimi Hendrix This powerful and dynamic show features Jon reunited with original Axis bassist Chris Martin along with drummer/ vocalist John...

Cost: Free

Where:
Newport Grand Event Center
150 Admiral Kalbfus Rd.
Newport, RI  02840
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