Photo credit: Richard Prull/Preserve Rhode Island
8/3–8/4 Little Compton Antiques Festival
Why: On Friday night, check out the preview party featuring a sunset supper, sip on a delicious complimentary beverage, listen to live music and gain access to early buying privileges. On Saturday, spend time perusing antiques from a diverse collection of antique dealers, stop by the auto show or take a peek at the Little Compton art exhibit.
Where: Little Compton Historical Society, 548 West Main Rd., Little Compton.
More Info: Call 272-5101 or visit preserveri.org.
Now: 8:23 pm
4:00 pm Socrates Cafe at the Weaver Library @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Socrates Cafe at the Weaver Library @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join moderator Betsy-Shea Taylor to learn about Socrates Cafe, a thoughtful discussion group that respectfully addresses questions of universal interest. Two discussion groups will begin in September. Registration is required.
7:00 pm Unbeaten: Rocky Marciano’s Fight for Perfection in a Crooked World @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Unbeaten: Rocky Marciano’s Fight for Perfection in a Crooked World @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm
The Prince of Providence bestselling author Mike Stanton will discuss his latest book, a revelatory biography of Rocky Marciano, the greatest heavyweight champion of all time, the man who never lost a professional fight. Books will be available for purchase and signing.