A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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lwhite

A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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lwhite

A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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lwhite
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Keep an eye out for the Winter issue of Antiques and Fine Arts Magazine. Inside this lovely publication is an article written by architectural historian John Tschirch titled "A Classic Revisited: The Redwood Library in Newport, Rhode Island". 

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The Blue Garden: Recapturing an Iconic Newport Landscape, a newly published volume detailing the history and fascinating recreation of this historic garden. See photographer Carlo A. Balistrieri's recent review of this beautifully produced volume here. 

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Redwood Staff

To celebrate our upcoming holiday weekend, and in order to reflect on the meaning and cost of American independence, we have chosen to feature some stanzas from “A Poem, on the Fourth of July, 1798” by John Miller Russell.

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Patriots and Loyalists had a tense and violent relationship in the years leading up to the Revolution. Did you know that fifteen men were banished from Newport in July of 1776 for being loyal to the crown? Click here to read more!

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Practical Lawn Tennis, published originally in 1893, provides a guide on the basics of the sport for any skill level; with helpful time-lapse photographs, diagrams and tips from the author, a registered doctor. While some of this advice may seem odd to the modern player, this book is a valuable resource in tennis history and game play. Click here to read more.

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Picture books are a relatively new addition to children's literacy education. Click the link to read more about the importance of picture books in developing early reading skills, and see some beautiful examples of a primer from 1940.

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