2018-07-12 / Calendar

CALENDAR

Thursday

July 12

Jamestown Coloring Club An adult activity, use the library’s supplies or bring your own, all are welcome, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 1-3 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Newport Shimoda Sister City Celebration Welcome Reception Mingle with friends from Shimoda, Japan, refreshments, entertainment, sister city gift exchange, Edward King House, 35 King St., 5-6 p.m., free and open to the public, 401-846-7426, edwardkinghouse.org/sister-city-celebration-is-here/.

Flower Pot Madness Teens learn how to turn recycled and repurposed materials into a mosaic flower pot, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 5-6:30 p.m., register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Duck Race Family fun, music and games, duck race benefits Middletown Education Collaborative, Third Beach, Third Beach Road, Middletown, 5-7 p.m., middletowneducationcollaborative.org.

Whitehorne House Museum Open House View 18th century Newport furniture and pocket garden, Whitehorne House Museum, 416 Thames St., 5-7 p.m., 401-847- 8344, newportrestoration.org.

Art After Dark Gallery talk, 6 p.m., film and live performance, 7 p.m., Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 5-9 p.m., members free, nonmembers $10 suggested donation, 401-848- 8200, newportartmuseum.org.

Teen and Tween Sewing Project Children entering grades five and up create a sewn paper journal/ notebook while learning basic sewing skills, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6-7 p.m., register, 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Raptor Round-Up Hike Guided hike to find native raptors, recommended for adults and 8-and-over, binoculars helpful, Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, Middletown, 6-7:30 p.m., rain date July 19, $12-$14, register, 401-846-2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Portsmouth Pops Concert Old-fashioned outdoor pops concert, bring blankets and chairs, Glen Manor House, 3 Frank Coelho Drive, Portsmouth, grounds open after 5 p.m., concert 6:30-8:30 p.m., rain or shine, 401-643-1477, glenmanorhouse.com.

Beach Idol Children 6-16 sign up at 6:45 p.m. to participate in a competition featuring a wide array of talents, open mic for younger kids, 7-7:15 p.m., then the competition until 8 p.m., Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., Thursdays through Aug. 9, finals on Aug. 21.

NewportFilm Outdoors “Far from the Tree,” The Elms, 367 Bellevue Ave., rain venue Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody St., 6:30 p.m. venue and food vendors open, 7:15 p.m. live music, 8:30 p.m. film, and then conversation with film subject and producer, $5 suggested donation, RSVP, see newportfilm.com.

Everybody Chorus Silly songs and parodies for the whole family, Conanicut Grange/ Senior Center, 6 West St., Jamestown, 7:30 p.m., 401-423-1574, jamestownchorus.com.

Newport Music Festival Classical music by international musicians held in unique, intimate and historic venues, daily through July 22, times and prices vary, 401- 849-0700, newportmusic.org.

Friday

July 13

Newport-Shimoda Sister City Celebration Wreath laying ceremony to commemorate the signing of the treaty for open trade between Japan and the U.S., Touro Park, 10:30 a.m.

North Side Community Market 1 York St., 2-6 p.m., Fridays through Sept. 28, newporthealthequity.com/the-fresh-zone.

Paint Party Outdoor setup, for ages 13-and-over, all abilities, Downtown Designs Gallery, 7 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd., 5:30-7:30 p.m., $20, register, 401-845-9961, downtowndesigns@lookingupwards.org.

Newport Gulls Baseball Cardines Field, 25 America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., $1-$5 general admission, newportgulls.com.

Jamestown Arts Center Summer Soiree Pre-party exhibit preview and curator’s talk, 6 p.m., cocktails, savories, raw bar, live auction, live music and dancing, 7-10 p.m., $150-$175 soiree only, pre-party and soiree, $200-$225, purchase tickets at 401-560-0979, at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St., or on jacsummersoiree.org.

Improv Comedy Watch the Bit Players create bits from audience suggestions, pure improvisation, Firehouse Theater, “Off Broadway,” 4 Equality Park Place, 8-9:30 pm, BYOB, $18, 401-849-FIRE (3473), reservations recommended, tickets online at firehousetheater.org.

Saturday

July 14

Motors and Mansions Join the Preservation Society and the Audrain Automobile Museum for this get-together, bring your own car to show off or admire those that are on display, Marble House, 596 Bellevue Ave., 8-10 a.m., free, registration required even if you do not bring a car, 401- 426-5721, audrainautomuseum.org.

Aquidneck Growers’ Market Local produce and products, Newport Vineyards’ grounds, 909 East Main Road, Middletown, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Saturdays through Oct. 27, 401-256-6627, aquidneckcommunitytable.org.

Southern Bay Lighthouse Tour See 11 active and inactive lighthouses, stop at Rose Island for lunch and a tour, Alofsin Piers, Fort Adams, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., $60-$65, includes lunch, 401-324-6020, savebay.org/lighthouse-southern.

Kite Festival Kite demonstrations, activities and open flying events, Brenton Point State Park, noon-4 p.m., through July 15, Newport Kite Festival on Facebook.com.

Common Burying Ground Tour Focus is on stones carved in the 1700s, a highlight of the visit is God’s Little Acre, the largest collection of gravestones from people of African heritage in Colonial New England, meet at the entrance on Warner Street, at Burnside Avenue, 10 a.m., free, npthistoriccemeteries@gmail.com.

‘Hoods Up’ Weekend Look under the hood to view impressive and awe-inspiring engines, Newport Car Museum, 1947 West Main Road, Portsmouth, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., through July 15, 401- 848-2277, newportcarmuseum.org.

Newport-Shimoda Sister City Celebration Cultural demonstrations, food, music, including the Odaiko New England Drummers, Touro Park, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Second Saturday at the Museum Art and music come together to raise awareness of the man-made threats to our oceans and whales, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 10:30 a.m., free with price of museum admission, free to members and youth to age 18, register, 401-848-8200, newportartmuseum.org.

Tween and Teen Sewing Class Students 8-18 make embroidered paper journals, Middletown Public Library, 11 a.m.-noon, register, 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibraryri.org.

Newport LEGO Club Children 5-12 drop in to build with LEGO bricks, projects displayed for a week, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 11 a.m.-noon, 401- 847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Family Movie Children 6-12 watch “Sing” (PG) on the big screen, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30-4:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Newport Music Festival See July 12.

Garden Lecture Learn how to increase biodiversity, King Park pavilion, Wellington Avenue, lawn seating, 2:30-3:30 p.m., info@newportwaterfront.org.

Newport Waterfront Concert Bastille Day concert, King Park gazebo, Wellington Avenue, 4-6 p.m., info@newportwaterfront.org.

Green Animals Children’s Party Games, pony rides, rock-climbing wall, clowns, crafts, magic and more, Green Animals Topiary Garden, 380 Cory’s Lane, Portsmouth, 4-8 p.m. rain or shine, $10-$25, children under 5 free, 401-847- 1000, newportmansions.org/ events/events-calendar.

Newport International Polo Newport vs. Pittsburgh, 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, 5 p.m., general admission $15 per adult, 15-and-under free, 401-846-0200, nptpolo.com.

Newport Shimoda Sister City Celebration Sunset Soiree Food and dancing, Easton’s Beach rotunda, 175 Memorial Blvd., 6:30 p.m., $75, discovernewport.org/ events.

Redwood Gala Dinner, dancing and live music, Angela and Garry Fischer are honored, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 6:30-11 p.m., online tickets, $350 general admission, 401-847-0292 x115, redwoodlibrary.org.

Mystery at the Museum “Sincerely Yours,” Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 7 p.m., $10-$30, 401-324-9436, newportmurdermystery.com.

Improv Comedy 8 p.m. See July 13.

Sunday

July 15

Guided Bird Walk Experienced and novice birders join experts and prowl the best bird-watching sites, Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, Middletown, 8-10 a.m., 401-846- 2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Newport Shimoda Sister City Celebration Closing Ceremonies Wreath laying on the tomb of Commodore Matthew C. Perry by American and Japanese dignitaries, Island Cemetery, Farewell St., 9:30 a.m., free and open to the public, discovernewport.org/ events.

Classics by the Sea Car Show Fort Getty, Fort Getty Road, Jamestown, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., oldride.com.

‘Hoods Up’ Weekend 10 a.m. See July 14.

Miantonomi Park Tower Climb the stairs of this 1929 memorial tower to view Aquidneck Island, Hillside Avenue, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Sundays through Sept. 2, 401-849-2799, ailt.org.

Tennis Hall of Fame Open Professional men’s tennis played on grass courts, International Tennis Hall of Fame, 194 Bellevue Ave., 11 a.m.-8 p.m., through July 22, 401-849-6053, tennisfame.com.

Kite Festival Noon. See July 14.

Behind the Scenes / Arts and Cultural Alliance Program Ronald Fleming’s vision of the buildup of the nymphaeum, outdoor pool, library and more at his home, Bellevue House, 304 Bellevue Ave., 2 p.m., $15-$20, attendance limited, reserve, newportarts.org/events/arts-behind-the-scenes.

Paradise School and Boyd’s Windmill Open Visit the museum, originally a one-room schoolhouse built in 1875, and the 1810 windmill, Prospect Avenue, Middletown, 2-4 p.m., donations appreciated, middletownhistory.org.

Witherbee School Experience school and life from the 1800s to the early 1900s, corner of Green End Avenue and Valley Road, Middletown, 2-4 p.m., middletownhistory.org.

Portsmouth Historical Society The museum is housed in a church built in 1865, 870 East Main Road, 2-5 p.m., Sundays through Oct. 8, portsmouthhistorical.org.

NIMfest Concert Blues with the John Hillman Band, and Cee and the Riders with singer Leslie Grimes, lawn seating, food truck, King Park, Wellington Avenue, 3-6 p.m., free, 401-845-5800, facebook.com/nimfest.

‘Yappy Hour’ Benefit Open-air cocktail party with limited seating, hors d’oeuvres, dessert and live music, benefits homeless animals, Rock Cliff, 670 Bellevue Ave., 5-7 p.m. rain or shine, tickets start at $150, 401-846-8276, potterleague.org.

Newport International Polo All Charity Day benefits local charitable and civic organizations, 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, 5 p.m., 401-846-0200, nptpolo.com.

Choir and Organ Recital “Hereford Variations,” 15 pieces make up this 40-minute concert, St. John’s, 61 Poplar St., 5:45 p.m., $10 suggested donation, 401-848-2561.

Jamestown Concert Series Sundays through Aug. 26, tonight’s concert offers blues with the Kohaug All Stars, East Ferry Memorial Square, easternmost terminus of Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown, 6:30 p.m., free, jamestownri. gov.

Monday

July 16

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Mary Rose Marshall Regatta Clinic and regatta, Sail Newport, Fort Adams, through July 17, 401- 846-1983, sailnewport.org.

Four Faiths Walking Tour Visit four houses of worship on an escorted walk, beginning at Touro Synagogue, 85 Touro St., tour begins promptly at 10:30 a.m., ends at 1 p.m., Mondays through Sept. 3, $10-$20, 401-290-7535, map and tour notes on 4faiths.org.

Tween STEAM Program Children 8-12 participate in activities to explore the science of sound, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30-3:30 p.m., 401-847- 8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Jamestown Farmers’ Market Local produce, meat, crafts and artwork, Ft. Getty Pavilion, 913 Fort Getty Road, Jamestown, 4-7 p.m., Mondays through Sept. 3, farmfreshri.org.

Musical Scavenger Hunt Teens seek and gather music-related items, prizes awarded to top finishers, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., inside and out (weather permitting), 5-6 p.m., register, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Teen Sewing Students entering grades 6-12 make their own paper journals, materials and instruction provided, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 5:30-7:30 p.m., register, 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Family Movie “The Wizard of Oz” (1939), Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Newport Gulls Baseball Cardines Field, 25 America’s Cup Ave., 6:35 p.m., $1-$5 general admission, newportgulls.com.

Laughter for Locals Improvisation with the Bit Players, Firehouse Theater, “Off Broadway,” 4 Equality Park Place, 8 p.m., BYOB, $15 general admission, 401-849-FIRE (3473), reservations recommended, tickets online at firehousetheater.org.

Tuesday

July 17

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Mary Rose Marshall Regatta See July 16.

Arboreta Tour View four of the city’s finest private tree collections and landscapes aboard a trolley, leaves Rogers High School, 15 Wickham Road, promptly at 10 a.m., event ends at 2 p.m., $25, trees@newportarboretum.org.

Children’s Corvids and Coyotes Presentations, crafts and activities, two movies, refreshments available, Sachuest Point Visitors’ Center, 769 Sachuest Point Road, Middletown, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free, 401-364-9124.

Interactive Family Concert Children 12-and-under with a caregiver celebrate music, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10:30-11 a.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

‘Return to Camelot’ Remembrance of JFK and Jackie’s wedding, vintage film clips, live performance of music from their wedding and reception, while Jackie’s stepbrother, Yusha Auchincloss, and local Newporters give impressions of what happened behind the scenes, St. Mary’s Church, 80 Memorial Blvd. West, Tuesdays through Oct. 23, 2-3 p.m., $15, stmarynewport.org/ Return-to-Camelot.

On-the-Go Craft Children 4-12 drop in anytime to work on a craft, materials supplied, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 1-5 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Rough Point ‘Closet Tour’ Curator-led peek at Doris Duke’s 1960s wardrobe, Rough Point, 680 Bellevue Ave., 5:30 p.m., $15 in advance, $20 at the door, 401-847- 8344, newportrestoration.org.

Family Concert at the Beach Cold Sweat, a six-piece Motown band, Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., 6 p.m., in inclement weather, call 401-845-5810 for cancellation info.

Free Newport Music Fest Event Family-friendly outdoor classical music concert, lawn seating, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., 6 p.m., check newportmusic.org. for updates.

Sweetberry Farm Concert Series Music from the last five decades with 6 Diggit, lawn seating, Sweetberry Farm, 19 Third Beach Road entrance, Middletown, 6-8 p.m., food for purchase, 401-837-3912, sweetberryfarmri.com.

Third Tuesday Book Club Discuss “The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane,” by Lisa See, all are welcome, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 6:30-7:30 p.m., 401-683-9457, portmouthlibrary.org.

Mahjongg for Beginners An adult program, Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 6:30-7:45 p.m., 401-423-7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Wednesday

July 18

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Sewing with Stitchery Children 7-and-up hand sew a summer project, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10-11 a.m., register, 401-683- 9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Puppet Workshop Children 5-12 enjoy a story told with puppets and a craft, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10:30-11:30 a.m., register, 401-847- 8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Lectures “The Kingscote Chitarrone and Stanford White’s Musical Legacy,” with Byron Pillow, also “Newporters’ Sense of Identity and Place Reflected in Their Perspectives in the 1890s,” with Jason Lilienthal, Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Ave., 11 a.m., Preservation Society members free, nonmembers $5, reserve, 401-847-1000, newportmansions.org.

Newport Farmers’ Market Local produce and products, Wednesdays, 2-6 p.m., Memorial Boulevard, aquidneckgrowersmarket.org.

If It’s Wednesday, It Must Be Shakespeare A lively reading of selected works from the Bard, all are welcome, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 4:30-5:30 p.m., 401-847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Beach Clean-Up Join Clean Ocean Access to clean up Second Beach, Surfer’s End, Sachuest Point Road, Middletown, 5-6 p.m., 401-236-2561, cleanoceanaccess.org.

‘Humorist in Un-humorous Times’ New York Times bestseller P.J. O’Rourke discusses being a humorist, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 5:30 reception, 6 p.m. lecture, $35, register, 401-847- 0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Teens’ Movie and Pizza “Mama Mia!” with Meryl Streep, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 6-7:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Great Friends Dance Festival Island Moving Company and five professional dance companies from around the world perform, event includes a free pre-performance talk and Q&A, 5:45-6:15 p.m., bring food and beverages if you wish, St. Michael’s Country Day School, 180 Rhode Island Ave., lawn seating, July 18-21, 6:30 p.m., July 22, 6 p.m., performance prices vary, 401-847-4470, online tickets at islandmovingco.org.

Ballard Park Concert Chelley, Bill and Dyl play blues, rock, reggae and pop, lawn seating, Ballard Park, 21 Hazard Road, 7 p.m., 401-619-3377, ballardpark.org.

WWI Film “War Horse” (2011/PG-13), Jamestown Philomenian Library, 26 North Road, 7-9 p.m., 401-423- 7280, jamestownphilomenianlibrary.org.

Family-Friendly Funnies Improvisation with the Bit Players, Firehouse Theater, “Off Broadway,” 4 Equality Park Place, 7p.m., $10-$15 general admission, 401-849-FIRE (3473), reservations recommended, tickets online at firehousetheater.org.

Thursday

July 19

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Process Art Children 2-11 have fun creating with mud, seating limited to 16 participants, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10-10:30 a.m., 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Play for Kids by Kids Families see a play performed by kids, Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road, 10:30-11 a.m., 401-683-9457, portsmouthlibrary.org.

Read/Eat/Chat Join art loves and avid readers to discuss “The Last Castle,” by Denise Kiernan, bring lunch, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., noon, members free, nonmembers $5, 401-848-8200, newportartmuseum.org.

Redwood Classics Reading Program Discuss part one of “Paradise Lost,” by John Milton, all are welcome, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 4:30-5:30 p.m., 401-847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Whitehall Museum House Reception Philosophers in residence talk about their work and their relationship to philosopher George Berkeley and his relevance today, refreshments, Whitehall Museum House, 331 Berkeley Ave., Middletown, 4:30-6 p.m., free, 401-846- 3116, whitehallmuseumhouse.org.

Music on the Porch Lois Vaughan Quartet, Eisenhower House lawn, Fort Adams State Park, 5-7 p.m., free.

Feeding Frenzy at the Aquarium Learn about and assist in feeding some critters from Narragansett Bay, Save the Bay Aquarium, Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., 5-6 p.m., $8-$10, must register by 4:30 p.m., 401-324-6020, savebay.org/feedingfrenzy.

Children’s Night at the Beach Singer Johnny the K, Easton’s Beach, 175 Memorial Blvd., 6 p.m., 401-845-5810 for cancellation info.

Music on the Lawn Series Performance by the Strattones, food truck, beer, wine, raffle, bring blanket or chair, St. John’s, 61 Poplar St., 6 p.m., donations welcome, 401-848-2561.

NewportFilm Outdoors “The Serengeti Rules” (2018), Newport Beach House, 55 Purgatory Road, Middletown, 6:25 p.m. venue and food vendors open, 7:10 p.m. live music, 8:25 p.m. film followed by conversation, suggested $5 donation, see online for rules and regulations, 401-649- 2784, newportfilm.com.

Great Friends Dance Festival 6:30 p.m. See July 18.

Friday

July 20

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Oversized Board Games Children 4-12 play with jumbo sized versions of Connect 4, Scrabble, Jenga, checkers and playing cards, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 10 a.m.-noon, 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Polynesian Fusion Dance & Music Learn about and experience the music and dance from the islands of Hawaii and Tahiti, sing and dance together as a group, best for ages 4-and-over, Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road, 11-11:45 a.m., 401-846-1573, middletownpubliclibraryri.org.

Library Movie “Ricki and the Flash” (2013/PG-13), Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 2:30-4:30 p.m., 401-847-8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Hellenic Festival Greek music, food, dancing, raffle, St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church, 390 Thames St., July 20, 4 p.m.-1 a.m., July 21, noon-2 a.m., July 22, noon-6 p.m., 401-846- 0055, hellenicfest.org.

Great Friends Dance Festival 6:30 p.m. See July 18.

Artists’ Ball Cocktails, 6:30 p.m., live auction, dinner and dancing, 7:30 p.m., pop art color attire, fundraiser for Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., $350 and up, purchase tickets online or call Joanne Rodino at 401-619-7277, newportartmuseum.org.

Improv Comedy 8 p.m. See July 13.

Saturday

July 21

Tennis Hall of Fame Open 8 a.m. See July 15.

Living History Event Costumed interpreters show what life was like in Newport in 1780 after 12,000 French arrived to help the American army in the fight for independence from Great Britain, Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House, 17 Broadway, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., donations welcome, 401-846-0813, newporthistory.org.

Craft Brew Races and Festival A 5K walk/run followed by a beer festival, Fort Adams, 10 a.m. registration, race at noon, festival gates open at 12:30 p.m., individual and combination tickets, prices vary, craftbrewraces.com/newport.

Redwood Book Club Discuss Alice McDermott’s “The Ninth Hour,” all are welcome, Redwood Library, 50 Bellevue Ave., 10:30 a.m.-noon, 401-847-0292, redwoodlibrary.org.

Books at the Breakers Stable Discuss a masterpiece by Edith Wharton, The Breakers Stable, 53 Coggeshall Ave., 11 a.m., $10-$15, reserve, 401-847-1000, newportmansions.org.

Newport LEGO Club 11 a.m. See July 14.

Jamestown Windmill Day Sails up, antique cars, Johnny cakes, Windmill Hill, Jamestown, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free, Jamestownhistoricalsociety.org.

Hellenic Festival Noon. See July 20.

Album Design and Swap Teens start with their favorite playlist and burn them onto a CD, design an album cover and swap it, Newport Public Library, 300 Spring St., 3-4:30 p.m., register, 401-847- 8720, newportlibraryri.org.

Newport International Polo Newport vs. Ireland, 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, 5 p.m., general admission $15 per adult, 15-and-under free, 401-846-0200, nptpolo.com.

Fiesta Verde Aquidneck Land Trust fundraiser, Arnow Farm, 115 Howland Ave., Middletown, 6-10:30 p.m., $250 general admission, 401-849-2799, ailt.org.

Great Friends Dance Festival 6:30 p.m. See July 18.

Improv Comedy 8 p.m. See July 13.

Sunday

July 22

Hellenic Festival Noon. See July 20.

Reptiles Program Learn about the natural history of reptiles then take a naturalist guided hike in search of snakes and turtles, see a live reptile presentation, for all ages, Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, Middletown, 1-2 p.m., rain date July 29, $10-$12, register, 401-846-2577, normanbirdsanctuary.org.

Harbor Walk Friends of the Waterfront lead a walk along the harbor, start at Mary Ferrazzoli Park at the end of Long Wharf at 1 p.m., continue to King Park, Wellington Avenue, 1½ hour walk, drop out at any time, info@newportwaterfront.org.

Opening Reception “The Fairer Sex,” all-female show, Jessica Hagen Fine Art and Design, 9A Bridge St., 5-7:30 p.m., shown through Aug. 19, 401-835-7682, jessicahagen.com.

Great Friends Dance Festival 6 p.m. See July 18.

Jamestown Concert Series Sundays through Aug. 26, Brass Attack performs tonight, East Ferry Memorial Square, 6:30 p.m., free.

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