October 12, 2017 RSS feed / News Briefs

Flu Shot Clinic

A flu shot clinic program is being offered by Rite Aid on Monday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m. to noon, and by the Visiting Nurses Home & Hospice on Friday, Oct. 27, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Clinics will take place at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. More...

Open Garage and Earn-a-Bike

Anyone can come by Bike Newport’s Open Garage where tools, parts, and know-how are shared free of charge. Bring your bike, or volunteer a few hours to earn one from the inventory of donated bicycles. No mechanical experience needed. More...

Little Creek Preserve Challenge Grant

The Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) announced a $20,000 challenge grant from an anonymous donor as part of its current campaign to purchase Little Creek Preserve, a former dairy farm in Portsmouth. More...

Drug Take Back Day

On Saturday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m. More...

Yoga Class

A free yoga class focusing on stretching and relaxation will be offered on Wednesdays, from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, 20 Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd. Flexibility not required. Beginners welcome. More...

Pints for the Pets of Nowzad

There will be a special appearance by CNN’s 2014 Hero of the Year Pen Farthing on Friday, Oct. 13, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Cappy’s on Memorial Blvd. where Naval War College & Surface Warfare Officers School folks will be guest-bartending. More...

Hospitality Classes

The RI Hospitality Association is hosting a variety of two-day classes at the Community College of Rhode Island Knight Campus which are industry recognized by the National Restaurant Association. On Monday, Oct. 23 and Oct. More...