October 3, 2013 RSS feed / Calendar

Computer Workshop

Resumes using Word 2007, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10:30 a.m., registration required, 401-847-8720 x208.
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Whitehorne Museum

The Samuel Whitehorne House is home to some of the best examples of 18th century Newport and Rhode Island furniture, 416 Thames St., tours run Thursday-Monday, guided tours at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m., self-guided 11 a.m.-3 p.m., newportrestoration.org.
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Eight Bells Lecture

POSTPONED “Congo: The Miserable Expeditions and Dreadful Death of Lt. Emory Taunt, USN,” by Andy Jampoler, at the Naval War College Museum, will be rescheduled to a later date, 401-841-2101.
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“If It’s Thursday, It Must Be Shakespeare”

Informal group meets to give interpretive readings of Shakespeare’s works, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 5 p.m., 401-847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.
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Redwood’s Life of the Mind Salon

Author Joshual Kendall will discuss his new book, “America's Obsessives: The Compulsive Energy that Built a Nation,” Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., reception 5:30 p.m., lecture 6 p.m., members free, non-members $10, reserve at 401-847-0292 x112, redwoodlibrary.org.
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CALENDAR

Thursday  October 3  Eight Bells Lecture POSTPONED “Congo: The Miserable Expeditions and Dreadful Death of Lt. More...

Spectacle of Toleration Lecture

Conference keynote address by Dr. Brian Leiter, author of “Why Tolerate Religion?” Salve Regina University, O’Hare Academic Center, Bazarsky Lecture Hall, 7 p.m., free, reserve at newporthistory.eventbrite.com.
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Shakespeare in Middletown

Fans gather to read and enjoy works of the Bard, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Rd., 5 p.m.
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ALT Art in Nature

Aquidneck Land Trust presents conservation speaker Dick Lynn, includes a Japanese tea ceremony, Oakland Forest and Meadow Preserve, Carriage Drive, Portsmouth, 5-7 p.m., free but space limited, reserve at 401-849-2799 x14 or sdemaio@ailt.org.
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Lucy’s Hearth Benefit

Cocktail and hors d’oeuvres fundraiser, International Tennis Hall of Fame, 194 Bellevue Ave., 6-9 p.m., $75, 401-847-2021, lucyshearth.org.
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What’s Cooking?

Italian cooking demonstration and conversation with Chef Frank Terranova, Newport Public Library, 7 p.m.
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