Calendar of events

Monday, March 25

Bristol Art Museum is Seeking Volunteers

9:00 AM
Bristol Art Museum is seeking volunteers to serve as greeters and desk attendants during museum operating hours Thursday – Sunday, 1 - 4pm. Greeters should be friendly, willing to learn the onsite technologies, and enjoy the arts. We offer …

Introduction to Tapestry Weaving (Beginners) with Linda Rhynard

9:00 AM
Introduction to Tapestry Weaving (Beginners) with Linda Rhynard Mondays, March 11th - April 1st | 9:00 am - 11:30 am | 4 weeks $215 BAM Members | $225 Non-Members This class is for those who have always wanted to learn to weave, to …

Toe Jam Puppet Band

10:00 AM
Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band at the Buttonwood Park Zoo every Monday morning at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Acrylic/Oil Techinques

10:30 AM
Acrylic/Oil Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

Acrylic/Oil Techniques with Lynn DeBeer

10:30 AM
Acrylic/Oil Techniques with Lynn DeBeer For the beginner or intermediate painter, this course will teach fundamental painting techniques that you can apply to any subject from materials to brushwork, color mixing, texture and tonal value. A …

Tapestry Weaving: Intermediate & Beyond with Linda Rhynard

1:00 PM
Tapestry Weaving: Intermediate & Beyond with Linda Rhynard Mondays, March 11th - April 1st | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm | 4 weeks $165 BAM Members| $175 Non-Members Students who have completed the Basics course may return for the "Beyond" …

Turtle Monday at Caratunk

1:00 PM
Come meet Otto and Speedy, the Caratunk turtles! We will learn about local turtles species, their habitats and have a treat to eat. Ages: 5+. Register online through the events calendar at …

Book Signing & Discussion: Meet Cara Robertson author of The Trial of Lizzie Borden: a true story. Local true crime!

The remarkable new account of an essential piece of American mythology—the trial of Lizzie Borden—based on twenty years of research and recently unearthed evidence. Is she a cold-blooded murderess or an unjustly persecuted lady? Did she …

Extraordinary Women of the East Bay: An Exhibition of Images, Artifacts and Biographies

Visitors of all ages are invited to Linden Place Mansion this March and the Edward King House in April to view a special exhibition that recognizes and celebrates sixty women who have made a difference in their communities - Barrington, Bristol, …

Gluten and Gluten Free Cooking in Perfect Harmony

Are you a cooking enthusiast or someone who wants to learn more about cooking for food allergies and sensitivities? Come join us at the Seekonk Public Library for Gluten and Gluten-free Cooking in Perfect Harmony on Monday, March 25th at 6 PM. This …

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