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Community Players' 'Harvey' opens Friday

PAWTUCKET - It's been a while since Joan Dillenback directed for Pawtucket's Community Players. "I think it was 'Where's Charlie?,'" she said, still thinking about it. "That was back in the late 80s... more

Diamond Hill Colonial has 10 rooms, tennis court

41 Green Meadow Lane, Cumberland
CUMBERLAND - At the end of a cul-de-sac in a quiet family neighborhood, this three-story Colonial sits on a two-thirds of an acre lot surrounding by shade trees, stone walls and border gardens. Out... more

Ocean State Theatre presents the Broadway musical 'Guys and Dolls'

WARWICK - Ocean State Theatre Company will continue its summer season with the Broadway musical "Guys and Dolls." This Tony Award-winning musical based on the stories of Damon Runyon, soars with the... more

'Kind of Blue' - A Tribute to Miles Davis at the Odeum Saturday

EAST GREENWICH - Trumpeter Doug Woolverton will bring his band, A Tribute to Miles Davis, to the Greenwich Odeum on Saturday, July 12, at 8 p.m., for a performance of Miles Davis' album "Kind of Blue... more

Wickford Art Festival set for this weekend

NORTH KINGSTOWN - The 52nd Wickford Art Festival returns to Wickford Village on Saturday, July 12, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, July 13, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., when 250 artists from around... more

Daniels Farmstead Farmers Market now open on Sundays

BLACKSTONE - The Daniels Farmstead Farmers Market, 286 Mendon St., is now open every Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Weekly vendors include Trolley Crossing Farm offering vegetables and grass fed... more

With world record secured, Smithfield cook proves he's the cream of the crop

SMITHFIELD - After two days of non-stop cooking, a Smithfield resident on the cusp of his culinary career can now officially say he has world-record talent. Ben Perry, 18, attempted to break a... more

Tickets now on sale for Willie Nelson at Indian Ranch

WEBSTER, Mass. - Willie Nelson, the country music legend with a six-decade career and 200-plus albums, will perform at Indian Ranch on Saturday, Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. Tickets are now on sale through... more

Normand Bird Sanctuary to host Bake on the Beach

MIDDLETOWN - Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road, will hold its annual Bake on the Beach on Saturday, July 19, beginning at 5 p.m. The event will feature fresh seafood, cold beverages, steel... more

Have some outdoor fun at River Bend Farm

UXBRIDGE, Mass. - The Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park announces its July events at River Bend Farm Visitor Center, 287 Oak St. All programs are free and open to the public. Children... more

'13 The Musical' to debut at the Stadium Theatre

WOONSOCKET - The Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre will present The Curtain Call Players' production of "13 The Musical!" on Saturday, July 26, at 2 and 8 p.m. The musical is a grown-up story... more

It's a four-day carnival in North Attleboro: rides, car show, fireworks and more

NORTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. - The North Attleboro Firefighters Kids Day Association holds its 34th annual family event at the North Attleboro Middle School, 564 Landry Ave., Thursday through Sunday, July... more

Providence Zen Center offers second family retreat

CUMBERLAND - The Providence Zen Center is offering its second family retreat on Aug. 17, at 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The family retreat is a full-day event open to children ages 5-12 and their parents or... more

Paint the scenery at Jamestown's Watson Farm

JAMESTOWN - Artists are invited to join Natalie Pfanstiehl in watercolor painting workshops at Historic New England's Watson Farm on Saturdays, July 19, Aug. 9 and Sept. 13, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m... more

Author Wally Lamb visits Barrington Books

BARRINGTON - Barrington Books, 184 Country Road, hosts New York Times bestselling author Wally Lamb on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. Lamb is promoting the paperback release of his latest book... more

Audition for 'Spelling Bee'

PAWTUCKET - The Community Players announce open auditions for their fall musical, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" on Sunday, July 13 and Monday, July 14, at 7 p.m. in Jenks Auditorium,... more

Women's shooting program set at Wallum Lake gun club

HARRISVILLE - The Wallum Lake Rod and Gun Club, 200 Brook Road, will be offering a "Ladies Learn to Shoot Pistol" program on Saturday, July 26 from 9 a.m. to noon. Individual instruction will be... more

Learn how to create an edible forest

PROVIDENCE - The Narragansett chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club presents Roger Williams Park's Community Gardens and Edible Forest event on Saturday, July 12. There will be a special... more

'South Pacific' auditions at Granite Theatre

WESTERLY - Renaissance City Theatre Inc., the producing entity at the Granite Theatre, 1 Granite St., will be holding open auditions for Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific" on Monday July 14... more

The Voice 2014 Tour comes to Foxwoods

MASHANTUCKET, CONN. - On July 12, Foxwoods Resort Casino will host The Voice 2014 Tour, featuring contestants from the hit television show at 7:30 p.m. at the Grand Theater. Performers will include... more

Girls and dolls invited to Hearthside House Victorian Garden Party

LINCOLN - Hearthside House will host a Victorian Garden Party for girls and their American Girl Dolls on Sunday, Aug. 3. Two seatings are available at noon and 2:30 p.m. An afternoon of old-fashioned... more

Watershed Council to hold annual Roger Williams paddle

EAST PROVIDENCE - The Ten Mile River Watershed Council will have its annual Roger Williams Paddle on July 12. They will meet at Freedom Green in East Providence at 9 a.m. for a car shuttle to... more

Learn the history of Spring Lake July 14

BURRILLVILLE - The Burrillville Historical & Preservation Society will present the Spring Lake Slideshow "Herring Pond now Spring Lake" on Monday, July 14, at 6:30 p.m., at Uncle Ronnie's Red... more

DEM asks public to be aware of White Spotted Pine Sawyer

PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management wants residents to be on the look-out for Asian Longhorned Beetles in Rhode Island, but also to be aware of the White Spotted Pine Sawyer. The... more