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Sunday, August 7

DATMA Presents “SHELTER 2022–23”: Safe Harbor: Building the New Bedford Hurricane Protection Barrier

8:00 AM
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which …

DATMA Presents “SHELTER 2022–23”: Safe Station: New Bedford’s Underground Railroad

8:00 AM
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which …

DATMA Presents “SHELTER 2022–23”: Flexible Fibers + Sustainable Solutions

10:00 AM
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which …

Walking Tour: Bristol and the Slave Trade

1:30 PM
Linden Place Museum will host walking tours of Linden Place Mansion and downtown Bristol, focused specifically on Bristol’s DeWolf Family and their involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. The DeWolf family, Bristol’s premier family in the …

DakhaBrakha — FirstWorks Summer Beats Concert Series

6:00 PM
A sonic feast as well as a visual spectacle, Kyiv’s DakhaBrakha weaves ancient Ukrainian folk melodies into a subversive musical tapestry that embraces indie rock, pop, hip hop, the …

FirstWorks Summer Beats Concert Series: DakhaBrakha

6:00 PM
FirstWorks, a Providence-based nonprofit dedicated to connecting art with audiences, welcomes back Ukrainian indie - folk quartet DakhaBrakha for a one - night performance at the Columbus Theatre on Sunday, August 7, 2022. Tickets are free but must …

Monday, August 8

Historic Saint Mary's Church now Welcoming Visitors Daily

10:00 AM
Newport's beautiful and historic Saint Mary's Church, home to Rhode Island's oldest Catholic parish, welcomes visitors daily this summer. Thanks to volunteer docents from the parish community, we are able to open the doors for prayer and visitation …

Walking Tour: Bristol and the Slave Trade

1:30 PM
Linden Place Museum will host walking tours of Linden Place Mansion and downtown Bristol, focused specifically on Bristol’s DeWolf Family and their involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. The DeWolf family, Bristol’s premier family in the …

Tuesday, August 9

Yoga for All on Third Beach

7:30 AM
The Sacred Center is back for our 13th season of offering accessible, affordable, inclusive community yoga on the beautiful sands of Third Beach in Middletown, RI. This Summer you can join Rev Shelley on Tuesdays at 6 PM or Lori Silvia Saturdays at …

Historic Saint Mary's Church now Welcoming Visitors Daily

10:00 AM
Newport's beautiful and historic Saint Mary's Church, home to Rhode Island's oldest Catholic parish, welcomes visitors daily this summer. Thanks to volunteer docents from the parish community, we are able to open the doors for prayer and visitation …

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