Calendar of events

May 20 — 26, 2018

Found 37 events

Friday, May 25

Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial

8:00 AM
In 2016, OSDRI launched the Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial with the widely acclaimed and dramatic display of nearly 7,000 military boots. Each boot is adorned with a name placard and an American flag representing each American service …

Tour Lippitt House Museum

12:00 PM
Step into Providence’s Golden Age at Lippitt House Museum! A remarkable example of Victorian design and craftsmanship, the museum focuses on the stories of people who lived and worked in the house. Docents use these stories and the objects at …

Tour Lippitt House Museum

12:00 PM
Step into Providence’s Golden Age at Lippitt House Museum! A remarkable example of Victorian design and craftsmanship, the museum focuses on the stories of people who lived and worked in the house. Docents use these stories and the objects at …

BCBSRI Nutrition Basics 101 for Children

3:00 PM
Good nutrition is a key component to leading a healthy lifestyle, but there is so much information available that it’s easy to be overwhelmed and confused. Attendees will be given tips on how to easily improve their family’s diet by learning how …

Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village

5:00 PM
Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Habro's Boundless Playground, hop aboard the Carousel Express train, enjoy a camel …

Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village

5:00 PM
Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Habro's Boundless Playground, hop aboard the Carousel Express train, enjoy a camel …

Rehoboth Contra Dance

8:00 PM
There will be a Rehoboth contra dance on Friday, May 25, at 8:00 p.m. at Goff Memorial Hall, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, MA 02769. All dances will be taught by caller Dereck Kalesh. Music will be performed by House on Fire, with Carol Bittenson, …

Salsa Night

8:00 PM
Free Event - Evento Gratis Join Mayor James A. Diossa, and hundreds of people, for one of Central Falls’ greatest attractions, Salsa Night! This once-a-month event is coming back bigger than ever in its third year! Come enjoy a rotating …

Authors Corner, Writing, Philosophy, Art and Language

Author's Corner: Thursday, June 7 at noon join us for a discussion with Dr. Ed Iannuccilli, best-selling author of "Growing up Italian," "What Ever Happened to Sunday Dinner and Other Stories." His third book, "My Story Continues: From …

Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr.

Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr. May 7-June 18 7 sessions Mondays 6:30pm-9:30pm maximum 12 Tuition: $355 Bring the funny.  Learn strategies and techniques …

Cuba: Beyond the Romance — David DeMelim | Director's Exhibit

The Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts presents "Cuba: Beyond the Romance." Opening Reception: May 17, 2018, 5-9pm. Exhibit: May 17-June 15. Free and open to the public. All proceeds from sales of work in this exhibit go to supporting the …

Game Night

Every Wednesday starting at 5pm, enjoy free billiards, shuffleboard, foosball and Hasbro board games and take your chances battling a local brewmaster with “Battle the Brewmaster!” A …

Nick Swardson at Foxwoods Resort Casino

The road to success has been a steady climb for Swardson, who started his career in St. Paul/ Minneapolis, then on to New York and Los Angeles, where he first found success by writing "Malibu's Most …

Nick Swardson at Foxwoods Resort Casino

The road to success has been a steady climb for Swardson, who started his career in St. Paul/ Minneapolis, then on to New York and Los Angeles, where he first found success by writing "Malibu's Most …

Playwriting with Dave Rabinow

Playwriting with David Rabinow  April 24 - May 29 6 Sessions Tuesdays 6:30pm - 9:30pm Tuition: $270 Are you an actor trying to create your own material? Got a …

Providence Kayak Rentals

Providence Kayak offers single and tandem kayak rentals from the heart of downtown Providence. Located just steps from the RI Convention Center, the Providence Place Mall and many downtown hotels, …

Providence River & Harbor Tours

Discover the historic and contemporary milestones of the Providence waterways on our fun & relaxing narrated daytime tours. Explore the Providence River, Riverwalk, Waterplace Park, the Fox Point …

Salsa Night

Free Event - Evento Gratis Join Mayor James A. Diossa, and hundreds of people, for one of Central Falls’ greatest attractions, Salsa Night! This once-a-month event is coming back bigger …

Saturday Strolls: A Guided Tour of Blithewold

Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle/McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion …

Senior Restaurant Program

Call us for a list of participating restaurants throughout the state.

The Arboretum at Blithewold: A Series of Tree Walks

Join Director of Horticulture Fred Perry for a walk through the Arboretum to admire Blithewold’s prized collection of trees. From dogwoods to magnolias, Fred will point out our most spectacular …

Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists May 3 – June 10

Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at …

Saturday, May 26

Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial

8:00 AM
In 2016, OSDRI launched the Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial with the widely acclaimed and dramatic display of nearly 7,000 military boots. Each boot is adorned with a name placard and an American flag representing each American service …

Charlestown's General Stanton Inn Flea Market Celebrates its' 53rd Season

8:00 AM
Charlestown's General Stanton Inn Flea Market, a seasonal, weekend, outdoor antiques and collectibles market, is now celebrating its 53rd season. It takes place from late April through Columbus Day, on the tree-shaded, 7-plus acres of the historic …

Book, Bake and Bloom Sale at the Island Free Library

9:00 AM
The Friends of the Island Free Library welcome you to stop by the Library on Saturday, May 26th while you're out biking and hiking the island. Pick up a delicious homebaked treat, peruse the book sale (great books for .50 each or 3 for …

Garden Conservancy Open Days Program & Plant Sale at Sakonnet Garden

9:30 AM
Explore the private gardens at Sakonnet in Little Compton, open for self-guided tours and plant sales to benefit the Garden Conservancy, Sakonnet, and local wild meadow restoration efforts. This English-style cottage garden features a series of …

Ask a Gardener

10:00 AM
Every last Saturday of the month, estate gardeners share their expertise on a range of topics from plant identification to organic garden care. Get insider tips on to make your own garden as lush as the gardens at Rough Point.

Fuhgeddaboudit Comedy at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
Vincent Pastore rose to fame in the HBO award-winning series “The Sopranos” and has continued on the path of success with major projects including “Law and Order” and “Good Fellas.” Goumba Johnny is a former New York Jets and New York …

Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr.

Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr. May 7-June 18 7 sessions Mondays 6:30pm-9:30pm maximum 12 Tuition: $355 Bring the funny.  Learn strategies and techniques …

Cuba: Beyond the Romance — David DeMelim | Director's Exhibit

The Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts presents "Cuba: Beyond the Romance." Opening Reception: May 17, 2018, 5-9pm. Exhibit: May 17-June 15. Free and open to the public. All proceeds from sales of work in this exhibit go to supporting the …

Game Night

Every Wednesday starting at 5pm, enjoy free billiards, shuffleboard, foosball and Hasbro board games and take your chances battling a local brewmaster with “Battle the Brewmaster!” A …

Mount Hope Farm - Farmers Market

After the rain made us stay in the barn one more week, we are finally moving to our spot in the field for the summer. This weekend come join us as we officially kick off the spring and summer season …

Playwriting with Dave Rabinow

Playwriting with David Rabinow  April 24 - May 29 6 Sessions Tuesdays 6:30pm - 9:30pm Tuition: $270 Are you an actor trying to create your own material? Got a …

Providence Kayak Rentals

Providence Kayak offers single and tandem kayak rentals from the heart of downtown Providence. Located just steps from the RI Convention Center, the Providence Place Mall and many downtown hotels, …

Providence River & Harbor Tours

Discover the historic and contemporary milestones of the Providence waterways on our fun & relaxing narrated daytime tours. Explore the Providence River, Riverwalk, Waterplace Park, the Fox Point …

Senior Restaurant Program

Call us for a list of participating restaurants throughout the state.

Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists May 3 – June 10

Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at …

May 20 — 26, 2018