Programs

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Join us in our cozy space to listen to stories and sing songs together. Playful movement is always encouraged, and no one is ever asked to sit still! After story time, stay to read some more, or play for a while in our Toy Room. This is a multi-age story time best for children ages 0  - 3 years.... Read More
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Bring your toddler for open play, and enjoy chatting and catching up with other parents. Our Toy Room is full of Montessori and Waldorf toys that will encourage your toddler to build their imagination, promote social skills, and advance physical development. We also have many puzzles, instruments,... Read More
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Power brokers of the Renaissance, the Medici family of Florence created numerous villas in the Tuscan countryside. These buildings revived the glories of the classical world and served as gathering for the great minds of the age. This lecture will focus on the twelve Medici villa immortalized in a... Read More
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, August 25 at 10:30 am to discuss Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. All are welcome. 
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Meet Gregory Blake Smith and Julia Glass as they discuss The Maze At Windermere, this year’s critically acclaimed historical novel set in Newport. They will explore Smith’s research and writing techniques at an afternoon reception in the gardens of Bellevue House. The book spans five eras with... Read More
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
The Annual Garden Party at the The Redwood will be held on Sunday, August 26th from 5:00 - 7:00 pm on our front lawn with music. This event is a favorite with our members and features delicious hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and music in a beautiful setting.    To purchase tickets Click Here or call... Read More
Monday, August 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Join us in our cozy space to listen to stories and sing songs together. Playful movement is always encouraged, and no one is ever asked to sit still! After story time, stay to read some more, or play for a while in our Toy Room. This is a multi-age story time best for children ages 0  - 3 years.... Read More
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Bring your toddler for open play, and enjoy chatting and catching up with other parents. Our Toy Room is full of Montessori and Waldorf toys that will encourage your toddler to build their imagination, promote social skills, and advance physical development. We also have many puzzles, instruments,... Read More
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Andrea Palladio is one of the great masters of Renaissance architecture. The Villas Poiana, Pisani, Emo and Badoer will be featured as the culmination of Palladio’s genius. These buildings in the region of Venice and Vicenza perfected classical forms and ornament. His designs, published in The Four... Read More
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 5:00pm
Enjoy a wide selection of non-fiction, fiction, music CDs and DVDs. Thursday, August 30 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm - preview showing. $5 admission Sunday, September 2 will feature our popular "$5 per bag" offer.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
The Redwood Classics Reading Program will meet on Thursday, August 30 at 4:30 pm to discuss the fourth part of Gulliver's Travels (1726), the Voyage to the Land of the Houyhnhnms. All are welcome.   Have you ever wondered what the Redwood was like in 1750? Step into the world of the eighteenth-... Read More
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Isola Bella, set on an island in Lake Maggiore, and the Villa d’Este in the hills of Tivoli encapsulate the bravura of the Baroque period. Richly ornamented and theatrically composed, these ideal combinations of architecture and natural setting illustrate the showmanship of Italian villa design in... Read More
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:00pm
Paul Glenshaw returns to the Redwood library to share a sneak preview of his upcoming documentary The Lafayette Escadrille, and the discoveries he and the film’s team have made. Working closely with the family members of the famed squadron, the film’s team has been given access to extremely rare,... Read More
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
From the delicate ornament of the Villa Tenuta Beronni to the surreal atmosphere of the Villa Garzoni, where Carlo Goldoni wrote Pinocchio, this lecture celebrates the whimsical world of the villa from the 18th through the 19th centuries. Imagination and escapism inspired the design and use of... Read More
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
The Redwood Classics Reading Program will meet on Thursday, September 13 at 4:30 pm to discuss Samuel Johnson's The History of Rasselas, Price of Abyssinia. All are welcome.   Have you ever wondered what the Redwood was like in 1750? Step into the world of the eighteenth-century library with this... Read More
Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, September 15 at 10:30 am to discuss Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse. All are welcome. 

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