Top 5 April Vacation Ideas

  1. Thursday, April 18th at 10:30 am at the Brownell Library, 44 Commons Little Compton All ages welcome! Hands-on presentation about Dominique chickens and eggs from Casey Farm. There will be a slide show presentation and many types of eggs to view, afterwards kids will get an opportunity to touch a Dominique chicken and hold baby chicks!
  2. Adamsville Stables Horse Camp April 15-19 9am-3pm Camp session includes: feeding & general care, how to tack up a horse, grooming and braiding, riding games and a trail ride. Daily or weekly sessions available.
  3. Virtual Reality at the Brownell Library ongoing through April 22. Monday-Friday 2pm-4:30pm, Saturdays 10am-3pm. Ages 12 & older
  4. Newport Daffodil Days April 13-21, over 1 million daffodils in bloom! April 16 2-3pm at Green Animals a special tour of the estate highlighting over 11,000 blooms. Saturday April 20th Driving Miss Daffodil Classic Car Parade and Display
  5. Food Truck Friday at the Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village starting at 5pm. Over 15 local food trucks, live music, carousel rides, bounce house and carousel train.

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Top 5 April Artist Events!

  1. The Art of the Daffodil “Adult Watercolor Workshop”
    Saturday April 27th 1:30 p.m. – 2:30p.m.
    Registration Encouraged! $12 Advance & $15 Drop In
    Four Corners Art Center  3852 Main Road Tiverton, RI
    Explore the beauty of daffodils through the medium of watercolors. Observe artist Juliette Casselman’s watercolor demonstration and draw and paint your own flower. Materials provided.
    Visit FourCornersArts.org to Register
  2. Tiverton Four Corners Daffodil Days Art & Artisan Fair
    April 27, 2019 10am-4pm
    The Meeting House  3850 Main Road Tiverton, RI
  3. Adult Nautical Paint Night at Cutie Curls. Friday April 26 6pm-7:30pm
    Use paint and different materials including sand and shells to create a 3D painting. Drinks and light snack will be available. Cost will be $35 per person 
    Cutie Curls 3952 Main Road Tiverton, RI 02878
     

  4. Wake + Create at the Newport Art Museum  76 Bellevue Ave Newport, RI 02840 
    Saturday April 13th 10:30 am
    Engaging family-oriented programming designed to inspire young minds and satisfy the curiosity of every member of the family. Each Wake + Create is uniquely curated based on a theme, includes a Guided Close Looking Tour of works in the galleries, followed by engaging art making activities geared for ages 6-10, their families and caregivers. Wake + Create is generously supported by the Hartfield Foundation. Tickets are free with the cost of admission.
  5. Still Life in Pastel with Michele Poirier-Mozzone
    Portsmouth Arts Guild 2679 East Main Road Portsmouth, RI 02871
    Sunday April 13th 9:30am-4:30pm Tuition: $100/ $90 members

     


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Top 5 April Fun for the Kids!

  1. Treasure Island by Hamstead Theater
    Sunday April 28th 2:00 PM
    Four Corners Art Center 3852 Main Road Tiverton, RI
    Recommended Ages 5+ Children Free Suggested Adult Donation of $5.00
    For more information Visit FourCornersArts.org

  2. DIY Recycled Art Family Workshop
    Sunday April 28th 12:30 p.m.- 1:30p.m.
    Four Corners Art Center 3852 Main Road Tiverton, RI
    Create flowers and things that whirl and twirl from materials that end up in landfills.
    $5.00 Suggested Donation Materials provided.

  3. Casey Farm in the House! April 18, Brownell Library 
    Join us for a hands-on presentation about Dominique chickens and eggs!
    Casey Farm will present a slide show about their chickens and other birds, and have a full display of different eggs. They will also bring a Dominique chicken and baby chicks that kids will be allowed to hold!

  4. Brownell Library Story Time! 
    Every Monday 10:30, 5 & under, Stories & songs

    Drop-in Toddler & Preschool Playtime, Every Friday at 10:30am

  5. Saturday’s at Cutie Curls! 3952 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878
    Saturday April 6th 10:30 AM– 12:00 PM 
    Cutie Curls is teaming up with Tiverton Coalition for a meet and greet with the Easter Bunny! Treats, coloring and a craft while supplies last. This event is free and open to the public. Pictures will be taken by the coalition. Donations to the Coalition would be greatly appreciated.
    Saturday April 20th 10:30am-11:30am Unicorn Paint Party, 1:30pm-3pm Dragon Paint Party
    Child will be able to make a magical Unicorn or Dragon painting on a 11 by 14 canvas, using paint, glitter, rhinestones and other materials. We will also have stencils for them to trace if needed. Cost per child is $25. Includes a special snack. 

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Top 5 Local Pizza Places

  1. A1 Pizza- 
    • Greek and Mediterranean and Italian style menu
    • open Tuesday- Sunday 11 AM- 8:30 PM (9 on Friday & Saturday) 
    • will deliver locally
    • indoor & outdoor seating
    • 20 S of Commons Rd, Little Compton, RI 02837  (401) 635-8353
    • accepts only cash or check, no credit cards
  2. Classic Pizza
    • pizza plus burgers, sandwiches and wraps
    • open Monday-Saturday 11 AM- 10 PM (11 on Friday & Saturday)
    • will deliver locally
    • indoor seating, beer & wine menu
    • 496 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878  (401) 624-8488
  3. Sabitado’s Pizzeria
    •  thin crust pizza with fresh dough made in house; also serving savory grinders & fresh seafood
    • open Monday- Saturday 11 AM- 9 PM, Sunday 4 PM – 9 PM
    • will deliver to all of Tiverton with $20 order
    • indoor seating 
    • 1204 Fish Road, Tiverton, RI 02878  (401) 625-5243
  4. Famous Pizza
    • pizza & grinders
    • open 7 days 11 AM- 10 PM (11 PM on Friday & Saturday, 9:30 on Sunday)
    • will deliver locally
    • indoor seating
    • 433 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878  (401) 624-8900
  5. Ten Cousins Brick Oven
    •  gourmet pizza made in our Italian wood-burning oven; also serves appetizers, salads, sandwiches, entrees and a full bar.
    • open week days 4 PM- 8 PM, Saturday & Sunday 12 PM- 9 PM, closed Tuesday 
    • featured in Phantom Gourmet! 
    • delivery through Door Dash
    • indoor and outdoor seating & lawn games! 
    • 977 Main Rd, Westport, MA 02790  (774) 264-9700

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Ghosts of Belcourt Castle Discussion at the Brownell Library Today!

Harle Tinney shares tales of the glitterati, ghosts, and high-society life during her time residing at Newport’s Belcourt Castle. Join us as she discusses her autobiographical book, The Ghosts of Belcourt Castle.


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Meditation for Inner Peace Series Starts Today!

Join us for the next series of free meditation classes with Little Compton resident Katherine Brown, senior teacher at Atisha Kadampa Buddhism in Providence, RI.
 
Katherine has been studying Kadampa Buddhism since 2000 and meditation for over 40 years.
 
Classes meet at the Little Compton Wellness Center, located at 115 East Main Road, and will run through mid-February.
 
Space is limited — roughly 8 people per class — so please visit or contact the library at 401-635-8562 to register.

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Winter Arts & Artisan Festival- Today & Tomorrow!


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Newport Vineyards Vinyasa Yoga today!

VINEYARD VINYASA FALL/WINTER YOGA SERIES

Un-wine-d with a yoga class unlike any other. Held at Newport Vineyards and presented by Thames Street Yoga, embark on a 1 hour and 15 mins yoga class, followed by a Newport Vineyards wine tasting. Dine at Brix Restaurant following the tasting to cap off the night.

DATES
Wednesday, December 13: TICKETS
5:45 – 7:00 – yoga presented by Thames Street Yoga
BYOM (bring your own mat)
7:00 – 8:00 Newport Vineyards wine tasting
$26 per person, includes yoga class and wine tasting samples
Wine by the glass available for purchase

Please call 401.848.5161 x0 for any questions.

 


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Nanaquaket Yoga Studio Free Family Yoga & Food Drive today!

Bright Night at Tiverton Four Corners Tonight!