2016-12-08 / Calendar

Santa Sightings

Saturday, Dec. 10

Redwood Library’s Open House, 50 Bellevue Ave., 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Santa and Mrs. Claus make a special appearance, choir, tour, refreshments, a craft, 401-847- 0292.

103 Clock Tower Square, West Main Rd. (Route 114), Portsmouth, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., a visit with Santa Claus and cookie decorating, 401- 682-2272, DAWinthrop@cox.net.

Take a selfie with Santa, Kiwanis Tree Sale, Iron Gate Office Building, corner of East Main Road and Forest Avenue, 1-4 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 11

Visitors Center, 23 America's Cup Ave., noon-3 p.m., Santa Clause will visit the gingerbread lighthouse.

Marble House, 596 Bellevue Ave., noon-3 p.m., Santa Claus visits with children and hears their Christmas wish list, pictures with Santa, refreshments, regular daytime admission, 401-847- 1000, newportmansions.org.

Glen Manor Open House, 3 Frank Coelho Dr., Portsmouth, 2-4 p.m., Santa arrives at 2:45 p.m. for pictures, 401-683-4177, glenmanorhouse.com.

Saturday, Dec. 17

Brick Market Place, 223 Goddard Row, noon-3 p.m., a visit with Santa Claus, face painting and cookie decorating, 401-846-3999, DAWinthrop@cox.net.

Community Tree Decorating at Seamen's Church Institute, 18 Market Sq., 1 p.m. bring an ornament and help decorate the tree, 2 p.m. Santa arrives and reads a classic Christmas tale, 401-847- 4260, seamensnewport.org.

Sunday, Dec. 18

Comedy and Santa at the Firehouse Theater, Equality Park, 2 p.m., family matinee for all ages, kids can have their picture taken with Santa,

fundraiser for Newport Coffee Cup Project, $22.

The Elms, 367 Bellevue Ave., noon- 3 p.m., Santa visits with children and hears their Christmas wish list, photos with Santa, refreshments, regular daytime admission, 401- 847-1000, newportmansions.org.

St. Barnabas Church, 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth, Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m.-noon, tickets and information, 401-683-1343.

If your organization is ho-ho-hosting a visit from the jolly elf, send your information to news@newportthisweek.net.

Neighborhood Visits

Newport: Thursday, Dec. 8, Tuesday, Dec. 13 and Thursday, Dec. 15, 5-8 p.m., the Newport Fire and Police Departments assist Santa Claus to tour the neighborhoods of Newport, weather dependent, visit facebook.com/ NewportRIFireDepartment/ for updates.

Middletown: Dec. 8 and 9, and Dec. 12-14 from 4:30-8 p.m., Santa visits Middletown neighborhoods in a fire truck. For which neighborhoods and when, visit middletownri.com/calendar.

Portsmouth: On the evenings of Dec. 8 and 9, Santa visits Portsmouth neighborhoods in his sleigh (being pulled by a tractor). For which neighborhoods and when, visit onaquidneck.com/santa.

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