Calendar of Events
Friday, March 3, 4:00 p.m. through Sunday, March 5, Mother Goose and A Collection of Attitudes. At Rosecliff. The Island Moving Company. For information and tickets, go to www.Islandmovingco.org
Thursday, March 9, 4:30-6:30pm, Opening event spotlighting the creative work of Newport County students in its galleries.At the The Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport.,and will be held on, during Art After Dark. Free and open to the public. Visit www.NewportArtMuseum.org or call 401-848-8200 for details.
Saturday, March 11, 6:00 p.m.. "Celestial Gala", A celebration benefiting The America Cancer Society. At the Country Club at Mirasol, 11600 Mirasol Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens 33418. Tickets are $350. For tickets and sponsorship information, contact Jamie Bellamy Bartholomew, Manager of Distinguished Events-American Cancer Society, at 561.650.0143, or Jamie.Bartholomew@cancer.org
Sunday, March 12, 4:00 p.m.,Music for a Sunday Afternoon” by The Newport Navy Choristers, under the direction of new director Lori McDowell, DTC (FMF), USN (Ret), will present on 2017 at 4 PM at St. Barnabas Church on 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI. Tickets are $8.00 for Adults, $5.00 for Seniors and Children under 12 years of age and under and $20.00 for This concert will benefit the Navy Marine Corps Relief Society and the Newport Navy Choristers. For more information, please contact Pat McGue, Chairperson, at 849-1135, Lori McDowell, Choristers Director, at 862-3334, or by going to www.newportnavychoristers.org. The Newport Navy Choristers can also be found on Facebook.
Sunday, March 12t, 4:00 p.m., ESME String Quartet Concert At St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 455 Vaucluse Avenue, Middletown. Quartet comprising Lly Holgage and Kenneth Trotter, violins, Sarah Hill, viola and Tickets available at the door, $20 Chelsea Bernstein, cello, playing works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Stravinsky. For information go to www.sainttcolumbaschapel.org
Architectural Digest Design Show
Piers 92 & 94 55th Street & 12th Avenue New York City 10019
March 16 - 19th, 10 - 6pm
Tickets from $30. VIP events. For tickets & information, to to
Friday, March 24th, 7:00p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Fireside Trivia Night presented by the Norman Bird Sanctuary , a special evening by the fire answering light-hearted trivia questions and battling it out for prizes.Co-hosted by spirited NBS naturalists Matt Schenck and Mark Pagliarini, pitting teams of one or more against one another to answer fun common-knowledge questions about nature,An assortment of prizes will be rewarded to the first and second place teams including the grand prize of a $100 gift certificate to Newport Restaurant Group establishments such as Castle Hill Inn, 22 Bowen's, and more. a raffle featuring other wonderful prizes such as NBS hiking gear, fine wine from Le birding, wildlife, and Norman Bird Sanctuary.
Proceeds support Norman Bird Sanctuary’s mission to preserve and protect wildlife habitats for the benefit of the environment and for the enjoyment of the community and to provide environmental education programs to a diverse audience of learners of all ages. Register online at: www.NormanBirdSanctuary.org/annual-events
Saturday, March 24, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Lovebash for Animals, sponsored by The Potter League. All proceeds benefit hopeful and homeless animals in our care and the communities we serve. It’s sure to be a howling good time! At the Atlantic Resort, Newport. For tickets and information, call Kara, 401.846.0592 ext. 114 or by email at email@example.com.
Dr. Parag Khanna
Connectivity as Strategy: A Vision for America's Next World Role
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Spruance Auditorium • U.S. Naval War College • Newport, RI
Free, but registration required. For tickets and information, go to nwcevents.wufoo.com/events
Wednesday, April 5, 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m., Lecture, Morgan Grefe Executive Director of the Rhode Island Historical Society. In the Preservation Society's Cultural Connections Series. At Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport. At Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport. Free, but reservations required. Go to www.Newportmansions.org/events
Monday, April 17, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., Spring Fling. At the Chanler, 117 Memorial Boulevard, Newport.Tickets are $32.64 each, go to www. eventbrite.com
Sunday, April 23 through Wednesday, April 26, The Newport Symposium: "Gilded Age Art, Design & Technology", featuring expert speakers and events.For information on program and to register ,go to www.newportmansions.org/learn/newport-symposium/symposium-speakers
Thursday, May 4th, 5:30 pm,What Did Alexander Hamilton Drink? Chocolate in the American Colonial Period, lecture sponsored by the Newport Historical Society byauthor Deborah Prinz for. at the NHS Resource Center, 82 Touro Street, Newport, RI. General admission costs $5 per person or $1 for Newport Historical Society members along with active duty and retired military. Reservations suggested as space is limited; please RSVP online at NewportHistory.org or call 401-841-8770.
Saturday, June 10, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. SVF Foundation Annual Visitors Day. At Swiss Village, 152 Harrison Avenue, Newport. Learn more about the Smithsonian & SVF Biodiversity Preservation Project. Look atacilities and meet our laboratory, veterinary and animal husbandry staff. Attend live cryogenics and sheep shearing demonstrations. Enjoy Julian’s Omnibus food truck serving local heritage breed burgers and munchies! For information, call .(401) 848-7229, email for firstname.lastname@example.org.No parking available at SVFwww.svffoundation.org
Friday, June 23 to Sunday, June 25, The Newport Flower Show Transport your imagination to the place that has inspired generations of artists and gardeners - France. At Rosecliff, modeled after the Grand Trianon of Versailles, you'll travel on a very French adventure, from grand gardens to urban Paris chic.For information, go to
Saturday, July 1, Newport Art Museum's Artists' Ball.
Gala co-chairs Elizabeth Ann Kahane, Molly de Ramel and John Royall invite you to join us for a festive evening in support of the Newport Art Museum and in recognition of our honorees Dodie Kazanjian and Calvin Tomkins. Cocktails. dinner . silent & live auctions, . dancing under the tent at the Griswold House at 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport. For information, go to
Thursday, July 6, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.A Salute to Health, Newport Hospital's Annual Summer Soiree. At Eisenhower house, Newport. For information and tickets contact Lori DeCrescenzo, 401 845 1617 or e mail email@example.com
Friday, July 7, "Nuit Blanche", The Island Company's Annual Gala. For nformation, go to www.Islandmovingco.org
Sunday, July 16 to Sunday, July 23, ATP World Tennis Tournament at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Inductees into the Tennis Hall of Fame include Kim Clijsters and Andy Roddick. Tickets available at www.TennisFame.org
Tuesday, July 18, Aquidneck Land Trust Golf Tournament. For information, to to www.AILT.org
Saturday, July 23, "Fiesta Verde" of The Aquidneck Land Trust. our largest and most important event of the year, We hope you can join us for this terrific evening of fun and friendship. For information, go to www.AILT.org
Saturday, November 7th 10:30 a.m., Race for Open Space 5K Run & Walk of The Aquidneck Land Trust. start/finish at The Glen,715 E. Main Rd., Portsmouth – Next to Newport Polo).Check-In / Registration: 9:00 – 10:15 AM Entry: $25 – Ages 19+ | $15 – 18 & under | $60 – Family (limit four per household) Military discount: 50% off for active, reserve, retired and dejpendents.
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