August 17, 2017 RSS feed / News Briefs

New Voices Welcome to Join Choristers

The Newport Navy Choristers is seeking new singers in all voice ranges for the 2018 musical season. More...

‘Evolution of the Urban Forest’

The Quononoquott Garden Club invites the public to a presentation on Monday, Aug. 21 titled “Evolution of the Urban Forest” by arborist Chris Fletcher. More...

Doggie Dip

On Saturday, Aug. 19 at noon the Newport County YMCA will host a Doggie Dip with the Potter League for the Animals. The event is a fundraiser to support the Newport County YMCA Potter League Summer Camp. More...

Chinese Teahouse Event for Baby Steps

The Baby Steps Newport will be holding its third annual fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 20 at the Marble House’s Chinese Teahouse, from 6 to 8 p.m. The evening will include a seafood buffet and Chinese canapes. More...

Civic Chorale Auditions

The Rhode Island Civic Chorale & Orchestra will hold new singer auditions for its 2017-2018 concert season, on Wednesday, Aug. 30 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Providence Presbyterian Church, 500 Hope St., Providence. More...

Renewal of the Blue Garden Lecture

The SVF Foundation will host a lecture on Wednesday, Aug. 23, at 7 p.m. on the people who created the Blue Garden and how the restoration team used the original Olmsted plans to rebuild the garden. More...

Spotlight on Programming

What would you like to see on the Newport Opera House stage? That is the question being asked to friends, supporters and members of the community. More...

Blue Cross Medicare Seminar Offered

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island is hosting a free informational seminar on Wednesday, Aug. 23, at 1 p.m. at Courtyard Marriott, 9 Commerce Drive, Middletown. More...