Calendar of Events






Monday, January 1, Happy New Year!


Saturday, January 6, 2:00 p.m., Lecture,  Darrell West, "Assessing the Trump Presidency", in the Winter Speaker Series at The Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue. Darrell West, Vice President and Director of Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution, will present “Assessing the Trump Presidency.As the one year mark of the Trump presidency approaches, it’s time for an evaluation. West will assess the President’s job performance, leadership of the country and future electoral prospects. How are prominent Democrats handling the Trump administration? In this polarized political climate, is cooperation between the parties possible? Looking ahead, West will share his thoughts on who to watch as the 2018 midterm election season unfolds. SOLD OUT.


Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 4:30pm to 5:00pm "Going Once, Going Twice...": An Exhibition of New Acquisitions in the Redwood's Special CollectionVisit the Peirce Prince Gallery to view new acquisitions to our special collections. The special collections staff will provide a brief introduction of the items at 4:30 pm.  Open to the public.  For information, go to


Wednesday, January 17, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Meet Island Moving Company's New Executive Director, Edward McPherson.  Presented by Arts Around the Fire. At  Salvation Café's Post & Beam Room140 Broadway, Newport.Informal, cash bar, all are invited.



Friday, January 26, 7:00 pm, Concert with violinist Sirena Huang and pianist Robert Koenig.  In the Newport Music Festival's Chamber Music Series at the Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport.

 The Newport Music Festival’s Chamber Music Series continues featuring violinist Sirena Huang and pianist Robert Koenig. in an evening of wonderful music, beautiful art, and an hors-d’oeuvres and wine reception. Huang, 22, is the first-prize winner of the 2017 inaugural Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition. Tickets $40. For information, go to




Friday, February 16 through Sunday, February 25, Newport Winter Festival. Ocurring daily in Various locations throughout Newport.  Go to


Wednesday February 21st, Shop the Day Away Luncheon™ transforming The Breakers' ballroom into Palm Beach's largest and most exciting silent auction, featuring more than 700 new luxury designer items donated by the world's finest luxury and designer brands, Guest speaker will be Jenna Bush Hager, NBC correspondent. Benefitting the Cancer Alliance of Help and Hope. For more information on this event, or to secure tickets for the 2018 Shop the Day Away Luncheon™, contact Stanton Collemer at (561) 748-7227 or visit



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