Programs

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 11:30am
In honor of George Washington's birthday, on February 22 at 11:30 am the Artillery Company of Newport will be holding a salute on the Redwood lawn by our statue of George Washington. So make sure to drop by for this fun salute to our first president! The Artillery Company of Newport, chartered in... Read More
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 9:30am to Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
Have the winter blues? Time for some pleasure reading! Stop by the Redwood Library Semi-Annual Book Sale to pick up a few new titles for those chilly winter days. For two days only, Friday, February 24th and Saturday February 25th , come peruse our tables of books including a wide range of early... Read More
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Please join us from 5:00 - 7:00 pm on Wednesday, March 15, for the opening reception of Outside/In. Reservations are not necessary and all are welcome. Free.    For over a decade, Boston artist Kevin Dacey has been photographing cultural spaces such as museums and libraries, creating liquidy... Read More
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us on Sunday, March 19 at 3:00 pm as we welcome back Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, when he introduces the recent commissioned piece "I dreamed a World" by Roger Cichy, composed in honor of RICCO's 60th anniversary. Dr. Markward and composer Roger... Read More
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Please join us on Wednesday, March 22 at 4:00 pm when Director of Library Systems Lori Brostuen will provide a tutorial on how to use the Redwood’s various electronic resources, such as e-books, e-magazines, Naxos streaming music and online databases. Call 401-847-0295, ext. 112 to reserve a seat.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, March 25 at 10:30 am to discuss Timothy Egan's The Immortal Irishman. All are welcome. Free. 
Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us on Sunday, April 9 at 3:00 pm was we welcome pianist Virginia Eskin to the Redwood for her debut performance in our historic Harrison Room. Her program is both an homage and celebration of the Salon music in Paris during the 1800's. Admission is $5 for members; $10 for non-members. Please... Read More
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, April 22 at 10:30 am to discuss Maureen Dowd's The Year of Voting Dangerously: The Derangement of American Politics. All are welcome. Free. 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us on Sunday, April 23 at 3:00 pm when Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, returns to the Redwood to discuss the life and work of composer Igor Stravinsky. Free and all are welcome.
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us on Sunday, May 21 at 3:00 pm as we welcome back Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, when he leads a discussion on Brahms' A German Requiem. Free and all are welcome.   The Rhode Island Civic Chorale & Orchestra will be preforming this beloved... Read More
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, May 27 at 10:30 am to discuss Mikhail Bulgakov's The Master and Margarita. All are welcome. Free.