2016-07-21 / Calendar

CALENDAR




Thursday

July 21

Flying Scot Nationals North American Championships, sailnewport.org.

Great Friends Dance Festival Island Moving Company and guest companies perform through July 23, Great Friends Meeting House, 30 Marlborough St., 401-847-4470, islandmovingco.org.

Newport Music Festival Classical music in spectacular settings through July 24, 401-846- 1133, newportmusic.org.

Fitness Class Boot camp-style fitness class for ages 18 and up, all abilities, parking lot entrance to Newport Public Library, in the library in inclement weather, first-come, first-served for indoor class, 300 Spring St., 9-9:45 a.m., comfortable clothing and sneakers, mat or blanket, 401-847- 8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Baby Bookworms Children birth-2 enjoy read-alouds, nursery rhymes, board books and play, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 9:30 a.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Children’s Library Program Children enjoy music with Miss Lynn, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10- 10:45 a.m., 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

‘Mad Science’ Hands-on activities and demonstrations for children ages 4-12, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10:30 a.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Read/Eat/Chat Bring a lunch and discuss “The Decoration of Houses,” by Edith Wharton and Ogden Codman Jr., Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., noon, members free, $5 nonmembers, 401-848-8200, newportartmuseum.org.

‘Secrets Behind the Walls’ Don Trachte Jr. tells the story of his father’s forgeries, currently on display next to several of the original versions, National Museum of

American Illustration, 492 Bellevue Ave., 1 p.m., 401-851-8949, museumofamericanillustration.org.

Children’s Workshop “Frogs and Friends,” Ballard Park, Hazard Road entrance, 1-2:30 p.m., rain date July 25, best-suited for children ages 6-12, younger and older siblings welcome, $5, adults free and encouraged to attend, register, 401-619-3377, ballardpark.org.

Color Club Coloring for adults, books and pencils are provided, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 1-3 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

LEGO Drop-In Families and older kids drop in to make LEGO creations, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 2-5 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Teen Game Program Teens take part in a “Minute to Win It” game, prizes, snacks, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 4-6 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Philosopher Talk and Reception A philosopher will give an informal talk about his work, his relationship to philosopher George Berkeley, Berkeley’s relevance today, and Berkeley’s 18th-century home, the Whitehall Museum House, 311 Berkeley Ave., Middletown, 4:30-6 p.m., donations welcome, 401-846- 3116, email info@whitehallmuseumhouse.org.

Beach Cleanup Pitch in to help keep the beach clean, a Clean Ocean Access initiative, Surfers’ End of Second Beach, Sachuest Point Road, Middletown, 5-6 p.m., 401-236-2561 or info@cleanoceanaccess.org.

Children’s Night at the Beach Live music, Easton’s Beach, Memorial Blvd., 6 p.m., cityofnewport.com/departments/easton-s-beach.

Painting Program Teens and tweens get instruction from URI alumna Jennifer Rolfsema, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6-8 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Murder on the Rails Newport & Narragansett Bay Railroad offers interactive “Gilded Age” whodunit on a train, 6 p.m., reservations, 401-295-1203, newportmurdermystery.com.

Newport Interactive Marketers Event Networking event, Hotel Viking, 1 Bellevue Ave., 6-9 p.m., rain or shine, space limited, preregister, bit.ly/NMevents.

Newport Antiques Show Gala Preview Party Opening night of the Newport Antiques Show, St. George’s School, 375 Purgatory Road, Middletown, 6-9 p.m., prices vary, newportantiqueshow.com.

Beach Idol Ongoing singing competition, 10 singing slots are given on a first-come, first-served basis, children ages 6-16 sign up near the stage at 6:50 p.m. for 7 p.m. competition, Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., twinrolls.com.

Outdoor Film “Life, Animated,” St. Michael’s Country Day School, 180 Rhode Island Ave., 7:20 p.m. live music, 8:30 p.m. film, followed by conversation with Ron & Cornelia Suskind (subjects of film), newportfilm.com.

Mixed Mayhem Comedy performances vary weekly, Firehouse Theater, 4 Equality Park Place, 8-9 p.m., Thursdays through August, $10, reservations suggested, 401-849-3473, bitplayers.net.

Friday

July 22

Newport Folk Festival Four stages of music, food, crafts, displays, Fort Adams, through July 24, newportfolk.org.

Newport Music Festival Classical music in spectacular settings through July 24, 401-849- 0700, newportmusic.org.

Newport Antiques Show “Curating the Future: Trends in Collecting Today,” presented by the Newport Historical Society, attendees on July 24 can participate in an antiques appraisal with a specialist from Freeman’s, special admission ticket required, St. George’s School, 375 Purgatory Road, Middletown, 10 a.m., through July 24, newportantiqueshow.com.

Great Friends Dance Festival See July 21.

Rogues & Scoundrels Walking Tour See where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and criminals were punished, Museum of Newport History, 127 Thames St., 10:30-11:45 a.m., 401-847-8770, newporthistorytours.org.

Baby Time Caregivers and children ages birth-2 socialize and enjoy toys and board books, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 10-11 a.m., 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Anne Hutchinson Celebration Ceremony and discussion of Anne Hutchinson’s arrival in Portsmouth in 1638, Founder’s Brook Park, 10:30 a.m., followed by a tour of the park and gardens and an informal picnic lunch (bring your own or sign up for boxed lunch); Portsmouth Free Public Library hosts a lecture by Portsmouth Town Historian, Jim Garman, 1 p.m.; Greenvale Vineyards tasting, and a talk with Anne Hutchinson descendent, Nancy Parker Wilson, owner of Greenvale, 3 p.m.; additional details including sign-up information, portsmouthhistorical.org.

Tween Art Adventures Children ages 9-12 are taken on an art adventure through watercolor and sketching, materials provided, space limited, register, Middletown Public Library, 1-3 p.m., 401- 846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Tween Bingo Children ages 8-12 play bingo, small prizes, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30 p.m., 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Newport Gulls Baseball Summer collegiate baseball, Newport Gulls vs. Vermont, Cardines Field, America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., newportgulls.com.

Improv with the Bit Players Firehouse Theater, 4 Equality Park Place, 8 p.m., BYOB, RSVP, 401-849- 3473, firehousetheater.org.

Saturday

July 23

Newport Folk Festival See July 22.

Great Friends Dance Festival See July 21.

Newport Music Festival See July 21.

Aquidneck Growers’ Market Local products and produce, Newport Vineyards, 909 East Main Road, Middletown, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., aquidneckgrowersmarket.org.

Colony House Site Tour Explore the historic Colony House and the surrounding square, Museum of Newport History, 127 Thames St., 10-11 a.m. and 2-3 p.m., 401-836-0813, newporthistorytours.org.

Newport Antiques Show 10 a.m. See July 22.

STEM Challenge Wind powered cars program, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 10:30-11:30 a.m., register, 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour Hear stories of entrepreneurship and religious diversity during Newport’s Colonial period, 10:30-11:45 a.m., Museum of Newport History, 127 Thames St., 401-841-8770, newporthistorytours.org.

LEGO Club Children ages 5-12 drop in to build with LEGO bricks, materials provided, bring a camera to take pictures, Newport Public Library, 300

Spring St., 11 a.m.-noon, 401-847- 8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Garden Help at Paradise Park Master gardeners offer basic soil analysis and answer gardening questions, Paradise Park, Middletown, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., weather permitting, uri.edu/mastergardener.

Roller Derby Library Program Children ages 5-12 meet members of the Providence Roller Derby and learn about the sport, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Maker Lab Open Studio Visit Newport Public Library’s new Maker Lab to work on your projects, 300 Spring St., 3-5 p.m., 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Gallery Opening and Reception Mariner Gallery celebrating its opening with a reception, 267 Spring St., 5-8 p.m., 401-236-2454, marinergallery.com.

Newport Polo U.S. vs. Ireland, Glen Farm, 715 East Main Road, Portsmouth, 5 p.m., general admission $12, free for children to age 15, nptpolo.com.

Fiesta Verde Aquidneck Land Trust’s fundraiser “Fiesta Verde” features live music, dancing, food, silent and live auctions, Sweet Berry Farm, 915 Mitchell’s Lane, Middletown, 6-10:30 p.m., prices vary, 401-849- 2799, ailt.org.

Mystery at the Museum “Hanging Chad,” a family-friendly interactive murder mystery, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 7 p.m., $15-$30, newportmurdermystery.com.

Asado Lamb Roast Buffet with lamb roasted over an open fire in the Argentinian tradition, Newport International Polo grounds, Glen Farm, 715 East Main Road, Portsmouth, 7:30 p.m., prices vary, nptpolo.com.

Improv 8 and 10 p.m. See July 22.

Sunday

July 24

Newport Folk Festival See July 22.

Newport Antiques Show 10 a.m. See July 22.

Newport Music Festival See July 21.

Butterfly Count The public assists with local butterfly population assessment to submit to the North American Butterfly Association, Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, Middletown, 9:30-11:30 a.m., $8- $10, recommended for ages 3 and up, register, 401-846-2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Colony House Site Tour 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. See July 23.

Garden Help at Prescott Farm Master gardeners offer basic soil analysis and answer gardening questions, Prescott Farm, 2009 West Main Road, Middletown, 10 a.m.-noon, weather permitting, newportrestoration.org.

‘Golden to Gilded’ Walking Tour From Newport’s Colonial age to Gilded Age summer colony, discover the transformation of the city and its people, 10:30-11:45 a.m., Museum of Newport History, 127 Thames St., 401-847-8770, newporthistory.org.

‘4 Faiths, 4 Landmarks’ Tour Walking tour showcases Touro Synagogue, Trinity Episcopal Church, Newport Congregational Church and St. Mary’s Catholic Church, starts at Touro, 52 Spring St., at 11 a.m., advance ticketing required, 401-290-7535, 4faiths.org.

NIMFest Concert Music by Cherish the Ladies, King Park, Wellington Ave., 3-6 p.m., lawn seating, cityofnewport.com.

Jamestown Summer Concert Performance by South County Rounders, East Ferry Memorial Square, Jamestown, 6:30 p.m., jamestownri.gov.

Monday

July 25

Journaling Program Local author Lisa Rose Bauer teaches kids the art of journaling, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10 a.m., 401- 683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Story Time Children ages 2-5 with a caregiver enjoy stories, songs and a craft, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 10:15-11 a.m., 401- 423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Rogues & Scoundrels Walking Tour 10:30 a.m. See July 22.

Little Movers Story Time Children ages 2-4 enjoy a craft and stories, rhymes and songs encouraging movement, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 11 a.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Drop-In Story Time Children ages 2-6 enjoy stories, songs, games and rhymes, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 11-11:45 a.m., 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Reading Fur Fun Children ages 6-12 read with a certified therapy dog, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 3:30-5 p.m., register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Family Movie “Karate Kid,” make a take-home project, snacks, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 4-6 p.m., 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Busking @ Bowen’s As part of BridgeFest, music nightly through July 28, Bowen’s Wharf, 6-9 p.m., rain or shine, free, newportbridgefest.com.

Book Discussion Discuss “America’s War for the Greater Middle East,” by Andrew Bacevich, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6:30-8 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Newport Gulls Baseball Summer collegiate baseball, Newport Gulls vs. Danbury, Cardines Field, America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., newportgulls.com.

Monday Night Mysteries Book club for mystery fans, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 7-8 p.m., 401-423- 7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Comedy “Laughter for Locals,” Firehouse Theater, 4 Equality Park Place, 8-9 p.m., $15, BYOB, reservations suggested, 401-849-3473, bitplayers.net.

BridgeFest A local music festival that bridges the gap between the Newport Folk and Jazz festivals, various venues, through July 28, newportbridgefest.com.

Tuesday

July 26

Story Time Children ages 2-5 enjoy stories and songs, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10 a.m., 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Redwood Story Time Children ages 1-5 enjoy stories and songs, 10-11:30 a.m., Redwood Library’s Ballard Annex.

Sachuest Point Program Fun, family-friendly educational nature program, Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 401-847-5511.

Puppet Workshop Puppeteer Sue Klau teaches storytelling through puppets, plus a craft, for ages 5-10, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10:30 a.m., register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Drop-In Craft Children ages two and up drop in to make a rainbow fish with celery, while supplies last, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 401-683- 9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Tuesday Afternoon Book Club A mix of fiction and nonfiction, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, noon-1:30 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

‘4 Faiths, 4 Landmarks’ Tour 1 p.m. See July 24.

On-the-Go Craft Children ages 4-12 stop by to make a craft, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 3-5 p.m., 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

If It’s Tuesday, It Must Be Shakespeare Read the Bard, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 4:30-5:30 p.m., 401-847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Maker Lab Open Studio Drop in to work on projects, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 5-7 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Fitness Class A class for ages 18 and up, Aquidneck Park, meet next to Newport Public Library’s parking lot entrance, 300 Spring St., indoors in inclement weather on first-come, first-served basis, 5:30-6:15 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Busking @ Bowen’s 6-9 p.m. See July 25.

Family Night Concert Series Motown with Nickel Jukebox, Easton’s Beach, Memorial Blvd., 6 p.m., through Aug. 9, cityofnewport.com/departments/easton-sbeach.

The Great Baldini Magic show, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6-7 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Outdoor Concert American contemporary music by Liv and Let Liv, Sweet Berry Farm, 915 Mitchell’s Lane, Middletown, 6-8 p.m., 401-847-3912, sweetberryfarmri.com.

Book Club Discuss “Stargirl” by Jerry Spinelli, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 6:30 p.m., all ages welcome, 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

BridgeFest See July 25.

Wednesday

July 27

Story Time 10 a.m. See July 26.

Jamestown Story Times Children ages birth-2 and a caregiver, 10:15-10:45 a.m., children ages 2-5 and a caregiver, 11:15 a.m.-noon, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 401- 423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Drop-In Craft 10:30 a.m. See July 26.

Toddler Story Time Children ages 2-3 enjoy read-alouds, movement and a craft, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 11-11:30 a.m., 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Growers’ Market Local products and produce, Memorial Boulevard, 2-6 p.m., aquidneckgrowersmarket.org.

Motion Commotion Children ages 5-8 enjoy activities to keep them moving, this week’s theme, “Circus Motion,” Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30 p.m., register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Windmill Wednesday See the inside of Prescott Farm’s 1812 windmill, 2009 West Main Road, Middletown, 3:30-5:30 p.m., 401-849-7300, newportrestoration.org.

Discover Sailboat Racing Join an experienced skipper and learn the thrill of sailboat racing, Newport Yacht Club, Long Wharf, 5 p.m., Wednesdays through August, free, newportyachtclub.org.

Rough Point After Hours Hawaiian-themed, family-friendly event on the lawn, view inside exhibit, Rough Point, 680 Bellevue Ave., 5-7:30 p.m., 401-847-8344, newportrestoration.org.

Book Launch “The Blue Garden: Recapturing an Iconic Newport Landscape,” by Arleyn Levee, wine and cheese reception, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m., 401- 847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Farm to Table 4-H Club Children ages 8-12 explore science through farming and food, learn STEM concepts, led by URI graduates, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 5:30 p.m., space limited, register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Busking @ Bowen’s 6-9 p.m. See July 25.

Newport Gulls Baseball Summer collegiate baseball, Newport Gulls vs. Plymouth, Cardines Field, America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., newportgulls.com.

Family Friendly Funnies Comedy with the Bit Players, Firehouse Theater, 4 Equality Park Place, 7-8 p.m., $10-$15, BYOB, reservations suggested, 401-849- 3473, bitplayers.net.

BridgeFest See July 25.

Thursday

July 28

Baby Bookworms Children birth-2 enjoy read-alouds, nursery rhymes, board books and play, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 9:30 a.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Children’s Craft Program Kids make summer games, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10-11 a.m., register, 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Children’s Workshop Habitat hike, Ballard Park, Hazard Road entrance, 1-2:30 p.m., rain date Aug. 1, best-suited for children ages 6-12, older and younger siblings welcome, children $5, adults free and encouraged to attend, register, 401-619-3377, ballardpark.org.

Color Club 1-3 p.m. See July 21.

Mad Science Program Explore the science of sport, best-suited for children ages K-grade 6, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 2-3 p.m., 401- 846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

LEGO Drop-In 2-5 p.m. See July 21.

Casey Farm Historic Games In this hands-on program, children ages 8-12 learn about popular activities during the 17th-19th centuries, Aquidneck Park, or inside Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., in inclement weather, 2:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Tees for Tweens Children grades 5-9 bring a T-shirt and learn how to prep, cut, peel, and press their own vinyl T-shirt creation, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 2:30- 3:30 p.m., 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

BridgeFest See July 25.

Gallery Talk Hear how the development of steam power changed the yachting world in Gilded Age America, Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Ave., 5 p.m., $10-15, register, 401-847-1851, newportmansions.org.

Teen Martial Arts Program Teens learn some defensive moves, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 4-5:30 p.m., 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Beach Cleanup 5-6 p.m. See July 21.

Children’s Night at the Beach See the play “Luna Goes to Mars,” Easton’s Beach, Memorial Blvd., 6 p.m., through Aug. 11, cityofnewport.com/departments/easton-sbeach.

Busking @ Bowen’s 6-9 p.m. See July 25.

Murder on the Rails 6 p.m. See July 21.

Darts Program Play darts by building a mini-catapult and trying to hit the bull’seye, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6-8 p.m., register, 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Beach Idol 6:50 p.m. See July 21.

Outdoor Film “Jim: The James Foley Story,” a harrowing chronicle of bravery, compassion and pain at the dawn of America’s war with ISIS, Redwood Library lawn, 50 Bellevue Ave., 7:15 p.m. live music, 8:25 p.m. film followed by discussion with director, newportfilm.com.

Mixed Mayhem 8 p.m. See July 21.

Friday

July 29

Newport Jazz Festival Dozens of performers, food and crafts, Fort Adams, through July 31, 401-848-5055, newportjazzfest.org.

Middletown Baby Time Children ages birth-2, drop-in story time, 10 a.m., drop-in play group, 10:30 a.m., Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 401- 846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Rogues & Scoundrels Walking Tour 10:30 a.m. See July 22.

Tween Art Adventures 1-3 p.m. See July 22.

Stage Door Dance Performance Children ages 4-12 enjoy a dance performance by Stage Door and creative movement class, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Hellenic Fest St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church presents its annual Hellenic Fest, authentic Greek cuisine and pastries, live music and dancing, 390 Thames St., 4 p.m.-midnight, hellenicfest.org.

Gallery Reception Portsmouth Arts Guild opening reception for new non-juried show “Cinema Veritie,” Guild Gallery, 2679 E. Main Road, Portsmouth, 6-8 p.m., show through Sept. 4.

Newport Gulls Baseball Summer collegiate baseball, Newport Gulls vs. Mystic, Cardines Field, America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., newportgulls.com.

Drama Presentation Theatre at St. Michael’s presents an original musical, 180 Rhode Island Ave., 7 p.m., through July 30, free, 401-849-5970.

Improv 8 p.m. See July 22.

Saturday

July 30

Newport Jazz Festival See July 29.

Colony House Site Tour 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. See July 23.

Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour 10:30 a.m. See July 23.

Tour and Orientation New and existing members learn about the Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 10:30 a.m.-noon, reserve, 401-847-0295 x112, redwoodlibrary.org.

Weekend LEGO Club Drop in to make a creation, try building the surprise LEGO challenge, materials provided, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 11 a.m.-noon, children 4 and up with an adult, 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

LEGO Club 11 a.m.-noon. See July 23.

Tween Tee Party Children ages 8-12 create and play at a putt-putt golf course, Middletown Library, 700 West Main Road, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., register, 401- 846-1573, middletownpubliclibrary.org.

Hellenic Fest Noon-1 a.m. See July 29.

Book Signing Meet Jennifer Trainer Thompson, author of “Fresh Fish,” Newport Mansions Store, Bannister’s Wharf, 1-3 p.m., 401-847-1000, newportmansions.org.

Teen Movie “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider,” make a take-home craft, snacks, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 4-5:30 p.m., 401-847-8750, newportlibraryri.org.

Newport Polo Newport vs. Palm Beach, 715 East Main Road, Portsmouth, 5 p.m., general admission $12, free for children to age 15, nptpolo.com.

Mystery at the Museum “Wedding Belles,” a family-friendly interactive murder mystery, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 7 p.m., $15-$30, newportmurdermystery.com.

Drama Presentation 7 p.m. See July 29.

Improv 8 and 10 p.m. See July 22.

Sunday

July 31

Newport Jazz Festival See July 29.

Bird Walk Bring binoculars, Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, Middletown, 8 a.m., 401-846-2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Colony House Site Tour 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. See July 23.

‘Golden to Gilded’ Walking Tour 10:30 a.m. See July 24.

Garden Help at Paradise Park 11 a.m. See July 23.

Hellenic Fest Noon-6 p.m. See July 29.

‘4 Faiths, 4 Landmarks’ Tour 11 a.m. See July 24.

NIMFest Concert Music by Mac Chrupcala Jazz Band, La Mechante et le Canard, King Park, Wellington Ave., 3-6 p.m., lawn seating, cityofnewport.com.

Jamestown Summer Concert Performance by John Connors and the Irish Express, East Ferry Memorial Square, Jamestown, 6:30 p.m., jamestownri.gov.

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