Join us on Sunday, April 9 at 3:00 pm was we welcome pianist Virginia Eskin to the Redwood for her debut performance in our historic Harrison Room, featuring works by Beethoven, Chopin and Liszt. Her program is both an homage and celebration of the Salon music in Paris during the 1800's. Admission is $5 for members; $10 for non-members. Please call 401-847-0295, ext. 112 to reserve your seat.
Join us on Sunday, March 19 at 3:00 pm as we welcome back Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, when he introduces the recent commissioned piece "I dreamed a World" by Roger Cichy, composed in honor of RICCO's 60th anniversary. Dr. Markward and composer Roger Cichy will discuss how the commission was created and the composition processes they followed to ensure the success of the piece.
Please join us on Wednesday, March 22 at 4:00 pm when Director of Library Systems Lori Brostuen will provide a tutorial on how to use the Redwood’s various electronic resources, such as e-books, e-magazines, Na
The Redwood is pleased to welcome back author René Silvin on Wednesday, September 7, who will discuss the history of the transatlantic travel during the nineteenth century and chronicle the real story of the ocean liner Normandie. When Normandie made her inaugural entry in New York on June 3, 1935, it is estimated that two hundred thousand spectators lined both sides of the Hudson to welcome her. Silvin explains why most authorities consider the Normandie the ultimate luxury liner.