Courtesy of SCLT

This month: Kick off the growing season at the freshest fundraiser around. Southside Community Land Trust’s twenty-seventh annual rare and unusual plant sale.

May 20 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 21 all-day Governor Sprague Mansion Museum
The Cranston Historical Society invite you to attend their open meeting at the Governor Sprague Mansion on MAY 21 at 7:00 p.m. with Guest Speaker Col. Ron Barnes-Pawtuxet Rangers. Col. Ron Barnes will share the history of the Pawtuxet Rangers and their involvement with the Fort at Pawtuxet Neck. In 1775 as British incursions along Narragansett Bay became more frequent,...
May 21 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 22 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 23 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Warwick Center for the Arts is proud to present this year’s community show “Remembering Rocky Point Park!” Take a walk down memory lane as this exhibit will feature art and artifacts from the original Rocky Point Park like the Skyliner, Shore Dining Hall, House of Horrors, and more! This exhibit is organized by Community members and Rocky Point Enthusiasts Sean...
May 24 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am The Bristol Art Museum
Friday Mornings in the Main Gallery ​March 1 – May 31 9:15- 10:15 am Admission: $5 Donation to BAM (Per Session) RSVP here:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeN195WRGLOCFt6dyhxp-Y3DZ17AtZr-JrkX-sBRGo43TXTfA/viewform Most of us live in a state of constant distraction. The demands of family, the divisiveness in today’s society, the push and pull of too many commitments can leave us empty and unable to live with ease....
May 24 @ 10:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Join Director of Horticulture Fred Perry for a walk through the Arboretum to admire Blithewold’s prized tree collection. Fred will tell us about a variety of examples from our unique collection on the educational and enjoyable walk.
May 24 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 25 all-day South County Museum
South County Museum opens its Blacksmith Shop on the fourth Saturday every month, throughout the year. Blacksmiths are welcome to come, work and visit together from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. There is no charge for Open Forge, though donations are appreciated to defray material costs and to support the museum’s programming. If you are just interested in the contemporary craft of...
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
Museum docent and archivist Richard Siembab will lead a special walking tour of the historic Williams family cemetery in Roger Williams Park. Learn exactly who is buried here and what those curious symbols on the headstones really mean. Richard, a longtime member of the Association of Gravestone Studies, will bring a wealth of knowledge to this frequently overlooked park culture...
May 25 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 26 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 27 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 28 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 29 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
In this series of classes, we will create arrangements showcasing what is blooming in the gardens. The workshops will encourage designers to become more familiar with growing habits, bloom times, and favorite varieties. Each class begins with a quick survey of the gardens, watching as they evolve throughout the series. Participants will then create unique seasonal arrangements of gorgeous seasonal...
May 30 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
May 31 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am The Bristol Art Museum
Friday Mornings in the Main Gallery ​March 1 – May 31 9:15- 10:15 am Admission: $5 Donation to BAM (Per Session) RSVP here:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeN195WRGLOCFt6dyhxp-Y3DZ17AtZr-JrkX-sBRGo43TXTfA/viewform Most of us live in a state of constant distraction. The demands of family, the divisiveness in today’s society, the push and pull of too many commitments can leave us empty and unable to live with ease....
May 31 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
Jun 1 all-day Shady Lea Mill
For the last two years, many of the artists and artisans of the Shady Lea Mill have opened their doors for a Saturday Open Studios. Sponsored by RISCA and the North Kingstown Arts Council, this year they invite you to join them on Saturday, June 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. as they showcase their talent in this historic...
Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm Imago Gallery
Anne Marie Rossi will present recent works that explore how change leads to transformation—the transformation of surfaces, of images, of colors. Rossi does not adhere to “rigid rules or goals.” Instead, through practice and process, she is able to intuit and move paintings to the “next level of complexity.” Each piece is multi-layered and abstract; each has unimpeded areas of...
Jun 15 all-day Rough Point
Have you lived in Newport your whole life and always wondered what went on at Doris Duke’s place? Now’s your chance! Residents of Newport, Middletown, and Portsmouth, Jamestown, Tiverton, and Little Compton are invited to roam around Rough Point and enjoy one of the best views in Newport. Whitehorne House Museum will also be open free to Newport County residents...
Jun 21 all-day South County Museum
Come join us at South County Museum. June 21 from 5- 8 p.m. Experience local eats from some of Southern Rhode Island’s best restaurants and sip complementary beer or wine. A silent auction will be held featuring local merchants. Tickets are $50 come out and support your local museum!
Jun 22 all-day South County Museum
South County Museum opens its Blacksmith Shop on the fourth Saturday every month, throughout the year. Blacksmiths are welcome to come, work and visit together from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. There is no charge for Open Forge, though donations are appreciated to defray material costs and to support the museum’s programming. If you are just interested in the contemporary craft of...
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Tomaquag Museum
Tomaquag Museum invites the public to celebrate Strawberry Thanksgiving on Saturday, June 22 10 am-2 pm. Special event included with general admission $6 adults, $5 Seniors/college students, $3 children (Five and under free). Strawberry Thanksgiving features storytelling, traditional dance performances and live music. Join in our traditional games and social dances with our many Native educators and community members; games,...
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Lippitt House Museum
Sip the afternoon away by the fountain in Lippitt House’s secret garden. The flowers will have just begun to bloom, and the early grass will be the freshest green. At this vintage-inspired garden party, guests will enjoy a rosé tasting and small bites, live music and croquet! What a perfect way to usher in the summer season.
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
Explore Roger Williams Park with docent Bill LaCivita as you learn about the many people who brought back the decorative trees found in the park. Some people highlighted are John Tradescant, John Bartram, David Douglas, and Dr. Hall of Bristol. Program is part of our Lifelong Learners series. Pre-registration required.
Jul 1 all-day Custom House Square
To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30. Open and free to the public, DATMA has commissioned the centerpiece of “Summer Winds,” a large-scale, site specific architectural art installation called “Silver Current” created...