2016-01-07 / Calendar


January 9

Winter Rarities Ecotour Hop into the NBS van for a day trip that hits several birding hot spots throughout the region, meet at Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, 6:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $60-$70, 401-846-2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Winter Growers’ Market Local produce and products, inside Newport Vineyards Winery, 909 East Main Road, Middletown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 401-932-9007, aquidneckgrowersmarket.org.

Beach Bounce 9 a.m.-1 p.m. See Jan. 8.

‘Second Saturdays’ Program A yoga session for parents and infants six months and younger, and another group for parents and children ages 1 year and up followed by a tour of the Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 10:15 and 11 a.m. yoga sessions at the Griswold House, 11:45 a.m. guided family tour of the museum and a scavenger hunt, space limited for yoga, register, 401-848- 8200, newportartmuseum.org.

Newport Seal Tour Take in 360-degree views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island, the tour is entirely boat based, Market Square, noon-1 p.m., register, confirm date and time, 401-324-6020, savebay.org/ seals.

Winter Speaker Series “How to Watch the 2016 Elections," with Darrell West, vice president of governance studies and director of the Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 2 p.m., 401-848-8200, newportartmuseum.org.

Newport Children's Theatre Production 2 and 7 p.m. See Jan. 8.

Dublin Fundraiser Newport AOH pipe & drums band to hold a fundraiser for a spring trip to Dublin, music, dancing, food, Hibernian Hall, 7 p.m., $25.

Improv 8 and 10 p.m. See Jan. 8.

Concert Bob Seger tribute band “Live Bullet” performs, Newport Grand, 150 Admiral Kalbfus Road, 9 p.m., 401- 849-5000.

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