Programs

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, April 25, 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, April 25, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Recent advances in artificial intelligence, specifically powered by machine learning, are having significant impact on our day-to-day lives and are rewriting the rule book on what machines can do. Dr. Michael Littman, professor of computer science at Brown University and an award-winning expert on... Read More
Monday, April 30, 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
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, May 2, 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, May 2, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2018 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues with Brandon Aglio, Tour Coordinator for the Redwood, as he explores the lives of six key figures from the early history of the Redwood Library - Henry Collins, Dean George Berkeley, Peter Harrison, Joseph Wanton, Ezra Stiles, and Abraham... Read More
Monday, May 7, 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
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, May 9, 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, May 9, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2018 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues with historian Brian L. Wallin, as he shares the story of German submarine Bremen that made a surprise visit to the Newport Navy Base in October of 1916 and the events that immediately followed. In the Fall of 1916, the United States was... Read More
Monday, May 14, 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
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, May 16, 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, May 16, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2018 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series concludes with Jørgen D. Siemonsen presenting various creation theories behind the Newport Tower – Viking Round Tower, Governor Benedict Arnold’s windmill or romantic garden folly - and what he believes to be the true history behind this mysterious... Read More
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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.   This exhibition highlights the generous gift by the Slocum family of books from John J. Slocum's... Read More
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the Rhode Island Civic Chorale & Orchestra, discusses the music of Claudio Monteverdi with an emphasis on the Vespers of 1610 and his operas The Return of Ulysses (1630) and The Coronation of Poppea (1643).  Free and all are welcome. Please call 401-847-... Read More
Monday, May 21, 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
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
A lively reading reading of selected works from the Bard. All are welcome. Free.
Wednesday, May 23, 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

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