December 22, 2016 RSS feed / News Briefs

Mighty Mights

The Newport YMCA is offering a parent-and-me 3-year-olds class, Mighty Mights, which features a different sport each week such as basketball, baseball, and soccer. The Mighty Mights cost is $55 for a member and $75 for a non-member. More...

New Voices Welcome to Join Choristers

The Newport Navy Choristers is currently seeking new singers in all voice ranges to sing with them for the upcoming 2017 musical season in January. More...

YMCA Youth Basketball

Registration is now open for the Newport County YMCA youth basketball season, which will run from Jan. 14 – March 4. Ages 4 and 5 will play at either 10 am or 11am. 6 and 7 year olds will play at 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. Ages 8 through 10 play at 2 p.m. More...

McCarthy Sports Grant

The Michael E. McCarthy Youth Sports Grant is now accepting applications for the winter cycle. More...

Community Meals

Seamen’s Church Institute will hold its annual Christmas Day brunch on Dec. 25, starting at 9 a.m. The meal is free and open to the public.  St. Peter’s Church, 525 Broadway, will hold a soup supper on Tuesday, Dec. 27, at 5 p.m. More...

For What It’s Worth

The pictured vase was recently brought in by a collector, who was inquiring about its origin and value. This English porcelain vase was made in the 1880s by the Worcester factory. More...

Three Kings Day

The Alliance Française of Newport will celebrate La Fête des Rois (Three Kings Day) on Sunday, Jan. 8, at the French Confection, 72 East Main Road, Middletown, from 2-4 p.m. More...

Learn About Being a Foster Care Family

Now, more than ever, there is a need for foster families for children and teens in Rhode Island. Beginning Tuesday, Jan. More...

Chanukah Celebration

Temple Shalom invites the community at large to a Chanukah party on Friday, Dec. 30, at 5 p.m. The celebration will be complete with dreidels, latkes, a candle lighting, singing, and, games. A dinner will follow at 6 p.m. More...