Join us for a public forum presenting plans for Newport’s new Spring Park. The discussion will be led by the Historic Spring Leadership Committee which has, since 2013, confronted the daunting challenge of transforming Newport’s oldest and most complex intersection from a Superfund Site into a celebration of Newport's founding principle, Religious Freedom.
New England has been a lot of things—an economic hub, a cultural center, a sports mecca—but it is also home to many of the strangest individuals in America. Wicked Weird & Wily Yankees explores and celebrates the eccentric personalities who have left their mark in a way no other book has before.
Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest artists of all time - and right up until his death in 1973 he was the most prolific of artists. Many films have dealt with these later years but where did this all begin? It is time to look at the early years of Picasso; the upbringing and the learning that led to his extraordinary achievements. Benedict Leca, Executive Director of the Redwood Library & Atheneaum will present introductory remarks before the film.