Programs

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  Author Jim Chevallier will join us to explain how a French national icon came to be. We "knead" to know! No, the French didn't always eat baguettes; nor was the baguette the first long narrow bread in France. A look at myths about the baguette, the history of long breads in general, how French... Read More
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
The Later 19th Century: Part III The Nationalists: Smetana, Dvorak To Register click here
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Frederick Douglass in Newport Presented by Dr. John Rice Frederick Douglass arrived in Newport as a fugitive slave as early as 1838. Time and again, he would return to Newport from his home in New Bedford and stay with the Rices at 23 Thomas Street, a station on the Underground Railroad, while... Read More