Newport Public Library
Link to Newport Public Library Home Page
Newport, Rhode Island

Calendar of Programs and Events

EventKeeper, your web calendar solution, has some questions about your browser.
Please click here.
[Home Page] Tell a Friend    Print Version    Help [Monthly Calendar View]
[Weekly Calendar View]
    Search for Events
Spacer Image
Saturday April 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Books & Author Series - Scratched Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett    847-8720 x115    mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Join us for a discussion with John Partridge, author of Scratched (An Algy Temple Mystery). Partridge is an attorney and novelist based in Providence. Scratched, his well-reviewed third book in the Algy Temple series, is set in the city. 

Books & Author Series programs are free and open to the public. Doors open at 1:30. 

All are welcome!

    Location: Program Room
Saturday April 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM Books & Author Series - Journey from San Rocco Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett    847-8720 x115   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Join us for a discussion with Rosalind Cuschera, author of  Journey from San Rocco. Cuschera’s novel follows a family from post-WWI Italy to America.  It was awarded Honorable Mention at the New England Book Festival.

Books & Author Series programs are free and open to the public. Doors open at 1:30. 

All are welcome!

    Location: Program Room
Saturday May 2, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book3 2:00 PM Books and Authors Series: Jamie Coyle Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 x115   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Jamie Coyle, a native of Cumberland, RI, comes to the Library for a discussion of her book: The Luckiest Girl In the World : My Story of Struggle & Hope In Overcoming Pediatric Stroke.  College student Jamie, suffered a stroke at the age of 12 and today is a 19-year old student at Community College of Rhode Island. She is strong advocate for Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke Association.

Free and open to the public. No registration is required.

    Location: Program Room
Saturday May 30, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book3 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Books and Authors Series: Festival of Five Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 x115   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

The Third Annual “Festival of Five” showcasing five New England female authors will take place on Saturday, May 30th.
Join these women in a discussion of their writings, home life, and career goals. This year’s participants are: Judith Arnold, Tory McCagg, Rosalind A. Cuschera, Kelly Kittel, and Jane F. McCarthy.

Free and open to the public. No registration is required.

    Location: Program Room
Saturday June 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 AM Books & Author Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 x115   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Join us for a discussion with Janet Barrett, author of  They called Her Reckless: A True Story of War, Love, and One Extraordinary Horse.

Barrett will discuss the horse that became helpmate – and eventually beloved member – of a US Marine rifle platoon in 1950s Korea. An all ages event. Children welcome!

    Location: Program Room
Saturday June 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Books & Author Series - Steven Kurkjian Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Barrett   847-8720 x115   mbarrett@newportlibraryri.org
   

Stephen KurkjianLong time Boston Globe reporter Stephen Kurkjian discusses his latest book, Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the World's Greatest Art Heist. Kurkjian has worked the story of the 1990 heist, in which $500 million in art was taken from the Stewart Gardner Museum, for nearly 25 years. 

His take on the identity of the thieves will make this an interesting program!

    Location: Program Room
Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image Spacer Image
Spacer Image
Events Displayed = 6


Go To Top

Today is Tuesday March 31, 2015
9355 Visits



EventKeeper Home Page Plymouth Rocket Home Page Footer Text [ ANSWER KEEPER ]          [ EDITOR LOGIN ]
~



[Weekly Calendar View]     [Monthly Calendar View]     [Yearly Calendar View]