2009-04-16 / About Town

Historic renovations featured at meeting

The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation will present Historic Restorations Around Narragansett Bay at its 25th annual meeting on Thursday, April 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Newport Yacht Club on Long Wharf.

There will be a lively presentation by Newport Collaborative Architects featuring Rose Island Lighthouse, Fort Adams Barracks, Dutch Island Lighthouse and Sakonnet Lighthouse.

A short business meeting will begin at 6 p.m. followed by Newport Collaborative Architects. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be available. The public is encouraged to attend this informative and interesting historic event.

Attendance is limited. Call The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation (RILF) to purchase tickets in advance at 847-4242 weekdays.

Ticket are $12 if purchased on or before April 17; $15 starting April 20th and at the door (if space is available). More information and directions can be found at www.roseislandlighthouse.org

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