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.

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Betty Harrington to present ‘Blackgreywhite’ in group exhibit at IMAGO Gallery @ Imago Gallery
Betty Harrington to present ‘Blackgreywhite’ in group exhibit at IMAGO Gallery @ Imago Gallery
Jun 14 all-day
Betty Harrington to present ‘Blackgreywhite’ in group exhibit at IMAGO Gallery @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Betty Harrington and guest artists Deb Ehrens and Jesse Thompson as part of a group exhibit June 14 through July 22 at IMAGO Gallery on 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, June 15 from 6-8 p.m. Harrington will present...
Fine Art Gallery Opening @ YJ Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
Fine Art Gallery Opening @ YJ Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
Jun 14 all-day
Fine Art Gallery Opening @ YJ Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
YJ Contemporary Fine Art Gallery is having its grand opening Thursday evening, June 14. Please come enjoy food trucks, drinks, and art downtown in East Greenwich.
Metcalf Institute Annual Public Lecture Series @ University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography
Metcalf Institute Annual Public Lecture Series @ University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography
Jun 14 all-day
Metcalf Institute Annual Public Lecture Series @ University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography
Join Metcalf Institute for the 2018 Annual Public Lecture Series featuring top experts in the science, policy, and public engagement of environmental issues. The lectures coincide with the Institute’s internationally recognized Annual Science Immersion Workshop that brings journalist to URI from around the world. This year’s lecture series focuses on the connection between climate change and extreme weather, economic impacts...
The Intersection of Art, Science and Medicine @ hode Island State Council on the Arts Atrium Gallery
The Intersection of Art, Science and Medicine @ hode Island State Council on the Arts Atrium Gallery
Jun 14 all-day
The Intersection of Art, Science and Medicine @ hode Island State Council on the Arts Atrium Gallery
Art League Rhode Island, in collaboration with the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University will open the third Annual Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorder  Symposium, sponsored by the Warren Alpert Medical School, the Department of Neurosurgery at Rhode Island Hospital and the Chiari and Syringomyelia Foundation, on June 15, with a new juried exhibition: The Intersection of Art, Science and Medicine,...
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12:00 am At the Beach @ Providence Children's Museum
At the Beach @ Providence Children's Museum
Jun 14 @ 12:00 am – Jun 15 @ 12:00 am
At the Beach @ Providence Children's Museum
Discover the world where land and water meet! Classify marine life, sift and sort like a beach-comber, and explore the science behind waves and tides.
10:00 am To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
The Naval War College Museum presents a new exhibit, “To Win or Lose All: Williams S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War.” The exhibit occupies the museum’s gallery on the second floor. To Win or Lose All explores the Navy’s role in securing victory for the Allies during the First World War. Under Admiral Sims’s leadership,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Jun 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
Jun 14 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
PPL's 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Providence Public Library’s fourth annual Exhibition and Program series called HairBrained is focused on hair. Specifically, the exhibition explores the ways in which hair defines and reflects culture, self-identity, agency and politics while the program series, which is inspired by images and texts in the exhibition, will offer cultural programs and educational activities for all ages that explore how and...
1:00 pm Fresh Air Fun: Ballon Badminton @ Providence Children's Museum
Fresh Air Fun: Ballon Badminton @ Providence Children's Museum
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fresh Air Fun: Ballon Badminton @ Providence Children's Museum
Draw a design on a paper plate racket, then use it to bat balloons through the air. Create a game to play with friends, or see how long you can keep the balloon up. Get out and play in The Children’s Garden each Thursday afternoon this summer.
1:00 pm Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
Daily Narrated ninety-minute cruises of Narragansett Bay viewing ten lighthouses, ten islands, waterfront mansions and famous Newport Harbor. Reservations highly recommended. Departs from Quonset Point, North Kingstown. Sunset Cruises every Friday and Saturday. Free dockside parking. 401-295-4040 or visit www.rhodeislandbaycruises.com.
1:30 pm Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Jun 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Highlights of the Collection Tours Thursdays, 1:30–2:30 p.m. Join us for the opportunity to dig deeper into the rich history of Blithewold on this exclusive guided tour of Blithewold’s Archives. Our curatorial specialists will lead one-hour tours of the collections and exhibits with a special focus on unique topics pertaining to Blithewold’s vast collections. $20 per person, limited to members...
5:00 pm Whitehorne House Museum Open House @ Whitehorne House Museum
Whitehorne House Museum Open House @ Whitehorne House Museum
Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A fixture of Lower Thames Street for almost forty-five years, it’s time for some change at Whitehorne House Museum! Explore the collection of 18th-century Newport furniture for the first time or come back to hear about plans for the revitalization. The museum’s charming pocket garden will also be open for wandering.
5:30 pm Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Join us for our newest monthly event. Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty Beer and Spirits Co. Admission to the event is free and is for those who are twenty-one and older only. Four legged friends are not permitted inside the tasting room but are welcomed outside. Live entertainment will be provided by John Fanning and the Curators from 6-8 p.m....
5:30 pm Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co.
Join us for our monthly event. Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty Beer and Spirits Co. Admission to the event is free. Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co., recently named Whisky Magazine’s American Craft Producer of the year, distills top quality whiskies from the beers they brew in-house. Their tasting room offers beer or whiskey flights, draft beer...
5:30 pm Save The Bay Annual Meeting & Taste of the Bay @ The Bay Center
Save The Bay Annual Meeting & Taste of the Bay @ The Bay Center
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm
Join us in a Bayside celebration of the flavors, sights, and sounds of Narragansett Bay following Save The Bay’s Annual Meeting. Enjoy a delicious sampling of locally-grown, harvested, and prepared food and drinks from local chefs, shell-fisherman, bakeries, breweries, wineries and more, while taking in beautiful scenery and live music!
6:30 pm Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Jun 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Reiki is a gentle, natural, and safe energy healing technique. Reiki helps you cleanse, balance, and restore on the physical, mental, and emotional levels. Some benefits of Reiki -Stress relief – Relaxation – Reduces aches & pain – Supports the immune system – Aids better sleep Join us for our monthly community Reiki share. If you have received Reiki training...
7:00 pm Superchief Trio @ The Towers
Superchief Trio @ The Towers
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Superchief Trio @ The Towers
The biggest trio there is, Superchief Trio features a unique combination of two-fisted piano, red hot trombone, blazing guitar, rock solid bass, powerful vocals and frenzied percussion antics. Swing, New Orleans R and B, jump blues, boogie-woogie, it’s all in there.
8:00 pm FREE rock music! @ Askew Prov
FREE rock music! @ Askew Prov
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm
FREE rock music! @ Askew Prov
Two live, original rock bands – Plug, featuring members of V. Majestic and Ming Toro, followed by local award winners, Hope Anchor. Thursday June 14th, 8pm at Askew Prov