Programs

Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 3:00pm
CANCELLED The Redwood is pleased to once again welcome pianist Itay Goren for a concert of works by Ludwig van Beethoven in honor of his 250th Birthday Celebration. Described as "an evocative journey from shimmering excitement to calm contemplation"(Classical New Jersey), Itay's performances touch... Read More
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 6:00pm
CANCELLED Recent advances in 3D printing, soft robotics and bioinspired technology have found a variety of applications for deep-sea exploration. Dr. Brennan Phillips, oceanographer will present how these techniques make undersea technology smaller, cheaper and more functional for the modern ocean... Read More
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 6:00pm
CANCELLED Richard Earl will be sharing a story that is about preserving history in Newport that is well known for “American firsts.” A number of different sports made their American debut in Newport: The first golf tournament in America; the first auto race in 1895; the first tennis tournament; the... Read More
Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 10:30am
CANCELLED The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, April 18th to discuss Fifth Business by Robertson Davies. All are welcome.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 6:00pm
CANCELLED In commemoration of Newport Arboretum Week and Earth Day, Nick Castrataro, Collections Curator for the Newport Tree Conservancy and Head of Production for Morningstar Nurseries will present the stories of Newport’s historic trees and demonstrate the grafting and propagation process that... Read More
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 9:30am to Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 5:00pm
CANCELLED Refresh your library with a visit to our spring book sale. To celebrate the Newport Daffodil Days Festival, the Redwood will have a special table dedicated to gardening and cooking. Hardcover $1, paperback 50¢. Sunday special offer: $5. fill-a-bag. 
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 3:00pm
CANCELLED Dr. Markward, former Music Director of the Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Orchestra will discuss Late Romanticism in Germany & Austria: Part III: The Music of Bruckner & Mahler. Register online or call 401.847.0292 for reservations.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 6:00pm
CANCELLED The Redwood welcomes Edward Achorn as he presents his book, Every Drop of Blood: The Momentous Second Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln, a brilliantly conceived and vividly drawn story of Washington, D.C. on the eve of Abraham Lincoln’s historic second inaugural address to understand all... Read More
Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 10:30am
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, May 16th to discuss Leo Africanus by Amin Maalouf. All are welcome.
Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 10:30am
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, June 20th to discuss The Comedians by Graham Greene. All are welcome.