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The issues that are most debated in historic preservation circles today in the United States are also the focus of debate in other countries.

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Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

Why have some of the most interesting contemporary artists working today abandoned the traditional materials of art to work with rubber, sugar, gold and oil, chalk, soap and shoelaces?  Join us as Leora Maltz-Leca, Redwood’s Curator of Contemporary Projects explores how contemporary artists like Kader Attia and Pascale Marthine Tayou, Kara Walker and Berni Searle activate the social histories and material politics embedded in their material choices, harnessing the messy materials of the world to plumb the histories and associations of everyda

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

Join us on Friday, May 18 at 5:30 pm as we host a reception for our new exhibition, The Best Editions of Several Volumes: John J. Slocum, His Library, and the Redwood. Free and all are welcome.

 

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Friday, May 18, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

The Redwood is pleased to welcome pianist Itay Goren in his debut concert in the historic Harrison Room, featuring works by Robert Schumann, Claude Debussy and Modest Mussorgsky. $10 for Members; $20 for Non-members. Call 401-847-0292 for reservations or register online below.

 

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Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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lwhite

In honor of George Washington's birthday, on February 22 at 11:30 am a brief program will be presented and wreath laying by the Sons of the Revolution and the Artillery Company of Newport will stage a salute on the Redwood lawn by the statue of George Washington. 


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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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lwhite

As a Redwood member, do you access the variety of online resources across your electronic devices? A help session will be offered by Collections Development Librarian, Molly Jencks.

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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lwhite

Have you ever wondered what was inside the books kept shuttered in the Harrison Room? Have you asked yourself what makes a book intellectually valuable enough to be in the vault? Please join Special Collections staff, as we present a sampling of our vast offerings from the vault and allow you first-hand interaction with some of our treasures. Call 401-847-0292 for reservations or register online.

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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lwhite

A wide range of books at amazing prices will be offered at the Semi-Annual Redwood Library Book Sale. Members only preview, Wednesday, February 21 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Open to all Thursday and Friday, with Saturday featuring our popular "$5 per bag" offer.


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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 5:00pm to Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
Author: 
lwhite

Visit the Peirce Prince Gallery to view new acquisitions to our special collections. The special collections staff will provide a brief introduction of the items at 4:30 pm. 

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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lwhite

It is our pleasure to welcome back acclaimed pianist, I-Heung Lee, for another special performance in the historic Harrison Room. Ms. Lee's concert will feature works by Leschetizky, Liszt, Mozart and more.


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Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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lwhite

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