globetrotters

Mike Centioli

3/31  Harlem Globetrotters

Why: In the mood for some basketball, minus the March Madness drama? Head to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center to see your favorite basketball team, the Harlem Globetrotters, face the newly revamped Washington Generals team — and the players won’t be dunking doughnuts! See a dazzling display of basketball wizardry (jumps, tricks, you name it) with a dash of comedy for an event that will be a slam dunk for the whole family.
Where: Dunkin’ Donuts Center, 1 LaSalle Sq., Providence.
More info: Call 331-0700 or visit dunkindonutscenter.com.

Mar
15
Thu
St. Patrick’s Festivities at Ciro’s Tavern @ Ciro's Tavern
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm
St. Patrick’s Festivities at Ciro’s Tavern @ Ciro's Tavern | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States

Join the Museum of Work & Culture Thursday, March 15, at 6pm as it celebrates St. Patrick’s festivities with an evening of Irish music, dance, history, and a traditional feast at Ciro’s Tavern on Cherry.

Music will feature great Irish sing-alongs and ballads with performances from Irish native Kieran Keating, Fr. Michael Woolley, Stephanie Mahon and friends, along with dancers from the award-winning Tir na Nog school of Irish dance.

The evening will also include a trivia game featuring questions about the history of the local Irish community.

The menu will include soda bread, potato soup, Irish shepherd’s pie, a corned beef carving station, boiled cabbage, carrots, potatoes, a festive green cocktail, and dessert upstairs in Ciro’s Hampton Court.

All proceeds to benefit the Museum’s educational and public programs.

Tickets for the event are $45 and are available for purchase at the MoWC or online at http://www.shopmowc.com/. For more information, please contact the MoWC at (401) 769-9675.

Mar
18
Sun
Blithewold Supper Club: Steamship Supper @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Blithewold Supper Club: Steamship Supper @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum | Haverhill | Massachusetts | United States

Join us for an evening of fine dining and friends at Blithewold! Guests will enjoy Chef Anna Kelly’s (The Kitchen at Blithewold) modern interpretations of menus inspired by the Lyon, Van Wickle, and McKee families.

Steamship Supper:
In April 1910, Bessie and William McKee, along with Bessie’s daughters Marjorie and Augustine Van Wickle, took a two-month trip to Europe. They returned aboard the R.M.S. Lusitania, the fastest, most prestigious and most luxurious liner of its time. Enjoy exactly the menu enjoyed by W. L. McKee and party aboard the Lusitania.
Dinner and drinks included. This is a prix-fixe menu.

$75 Member, $80 Non-Member

Mar
19
Mon
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States

At Eating with the Ecosystem’s “School of Fish”, Rhode Island chefs will educate you on different methods for turning whole local seafood – straight from the sea – into a marvelous dinner you can share with your family and friends. Learn how to use plentiful local species like scup, skate, squid, Jonah crab, whiting, whole sea scallops, dogfish, sea robin, and fluke. Held in the demo kitchen (a former school classroom) at Hope & Main, each workshop is also a dinner, complete with wine and good company! Each workshop will feature one fish species, prepared several ways. Come for just one class or attend them all!

Location: Hope & Main Demonstration Kitchen, 691 Main St. Warren, RI 02885

Ticket price: $50

Available at: https://makefoodyourbusiness.org/cooking-classes-ri/ or http://eatingwiththeecosystem.org/school-of-fish

Mar
22
Thu
Southern Night @ Chair 5
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Southern Night @ Chair 5 | Narragansett | Rhode Island | United States

Join us every Thursday 5:00-10:00 p.m., as we celebrate southern cuisine and well-crafted specialty cocktails from Sons of Liberty Spirits Company.

Decoy Wine Dinner at Chapel Grille! @ Chapel Grille
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm
Decoy Wine Dinner at Chapel Grille! @ Chapel Grille | Cranston | Rhode Island | United States

On Thursday, March 22 at 6:30 p.m., enjoy a five-course Decoy Wine Dinner with pairings.
Tickets are $75 per person. Limited seats available! Call  401-944-4900 for reservations.

Mar
29
Thu
Southern Night @ Chair 5
Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Southern Night @ Chair 5 | Narragansett | Rhode Island | United States

Join us every Thursday 5:00-10:00 p.m., as we celebrate southern cuisine and well-crafted specialty cocktails from Sons of Liberty Spirits Company.

Apr
16
Mon
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States

At Eating with the Ecosystem’s “School of Fish”, Rhode Island chefs will educate you on different methods for turning whole local seafood – straight from the sea – into a marvelous dinner you can share with your family and friends. Learn how to use plentiful local species like scup, skate, squid, Jonah crab, whiting, whole sea scallops, dogfish, sea robin, and fluke. Held in the demo kitchen (a former school classroom) at Hope & Main, each workshop is also a dinner, complete with wine and good company! Each workshop will feature one fish species, prepared several ways. Come for just one class or attend them all!

Location: Hope & Main Demonstration Kitchen, 691 Main St. Warren, RI 02885

Ticket price: $50

Available at: https://makefoodyourbusiness.org/cooking-classes-ri/ or http://eatingwiththeecosystem.org/school-of-fish

Apr
22
Sun
GREENLOVE FOUNDATION EARTH DAY CELEBRATION @ O'BRIEN'S PUB
Apr 22 all-day
GREENLOVE FOUNDATION EARTH DAY CELEBRATION @ O'BRIEN'S PUB | Newport | Rhode Island | United States

The Greenlove Foundation’s 2018 Earth Day Celebration party will be held on April 22 at O’Brien’s Pub, Newport, RI from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Enjoy the evening with music by John Erikson, hors d’oeuvres and beverages. The foundation was founded in memory of environmentalist, Kendra L. Bowers. Greenlove’s main initiatives include the installation of water bottle filling stations and educational awareness programs highlighting the detriment of single-use plastic in our environment. As a result of the amazing support that the foundation has received, a total of six units have been installed at RI schools and one at the South Carolina Aquarium. Also, three units were installed in Newport at
Fort Adam’s State Park, Perrotti Park, and The Norman Bird Sanctuary.

Celebrate the Earth with Greenlove!

Ticket price is $50.00 per person.

May
15
Tue
Hope High Dollars for Scholars Awards Dinner @ Shriners Imperial Room
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Hope High Dollars for Scholars is excited to announce its fifth annual awards dinner which honors and celebrate our 2018 scholars. To date, Hope High Dollars for Scholars, thanks to our generous donors, has awarded $152,000 in scholarships to fifty-four amazing Hope High School seniors. We anticipate awarding another twelve scholarships at the May 15 dinner. Judge Frank Caprio will be the keynote speaker. Dinner tickets go on sale March 15 and can be purchased at our website, hopehigh.dollarsforscholars.org or email Nancy Hawksley, nancy.hawksley@gmail.com,

Hope High Dollars for Scholars is a chapter of Scholarship America and a 501C3 with an all volunteer Board of Directors. For more information, visit our website, hopehigh.dollarsforscholars.org.

May
17
Thu
Global Eats @ Fete Music Hall
May 17 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Global Eats @ Fete Music Hall | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join Dorcas International Institute of RI, May 17, 2018, for an international culinary celebration to support our work and honor the vibrancy of Rhode Island’s diverse community.

Operating in Rhode Island for almost 100 years Dorcas International is the largest agency working to empower immigrants and refugees in the region.

For this unique event, we will feature renowned local chefs reimagining family dishes from all over the world using the many recipes Dorcas International has collected from our clients over the years. Proceeds from the event go to funding the vital programs and initiatives we offer that strengthen welcoming in Rhode Island.

VIP tickets get a pre-event open bar cocktail party with doors at 5:30 p.m.. General admission doors at 6:30 p.m. Free valet parking will be available.

So join us! And be ready to eat, drink, dance and celebrate. #globaleats

For more information about the event visit globaleats.org.

For information about Dorcas International visit diiri.org.