December 21, 2006 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Zoo offers free admission

Roger Williams Park Zoo is offering free admission for all visitors on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1. The zoo is also offering all visitors half-priced admission for the winter season, from Jan. 2 to March 31. More...

Christmas at Church Institute

Seamen’s Church Institute of Newport, at 18 Market Square, is serving a festive Christmas breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. on Christmas Day. All are welcome and there is no charge. For more information, contact Jack Grant at 847-4260. More...

Book group reads ‘Mirage’

The Afternoon Book Discussion at the Jamestown library continues on Jan. 9, the second Tuesday of the month from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with the novel “Mirage” by Soheir Khashoggi. More...

Model railroad show coming to Fall River

The 20th annual Railroad Show will be held Sunday, Jan. 14, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Durfee High School in Fall River. More...

Library group offers its annual Foreign Film Series.

The Friends of the Jamestown Library have announced their 2007 Foreign Film Series, which begins Thursday, Jan. 4, at 7 p.m. at the library with the French film “Bon Voyage.” Rated PG-13, “Bon Voyage” stars Gerard Depardieu and Isabelle Adjani. More...

Center hosts vacation fun

The Community Center will be open for Open Recreation during Christmas vacation from 1 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 26 to Friday, Dec. 30. All children in grades 3 to 8 may attend. There will be no Open Rec on Friday, Dec. 22 or Monday, Jan. 1. More...

Disco fundraiser benefits dance troupe

Island Moving Co. invites everyone to boogie at its Friday, Feb. 23, “Disco Inferno: Burn Snowball Burn,” from 9 p.m. to 1a.m. at the Boom Boom Room at the Clarke Cooke House on Newport’s Banister’s Wharf. More...

Chorus to perform in state concert

The Rhode Island Festival Chorus will produce its second statewide choral concert on Sunday, April 29, 2007 at East Providence High School. Five choruses from all over the Ocean State will join together under the direction of Dr. Robert A. More...