Event: 19th Biennial Tree Festival & Holiday Boutique
Venue: Lounsbury House – Ridgefield
Date: November 15-17
Description: See Lounsbury House transformed into a Christmas Wonderland. See the beautifully designed trees donated by generous supporters and are available for purchase. Shop the carefully curated selection of unique gifts and holiday decor. All proceeds benefit Lounsbury House community programs and historic preservation efforts.
Event: Literary Dinner: Last Night on the Titanic
Venue: The Storyteller’s Cottage – Simsbury
Date: November 15
Description: What was it like on the night the Titanic sank? Come dressed in your favorite Edwardian formal gown and tux and enjoy a fantastic meal based on the actual first class menu on the night of April 10, 1912. Enjoy live harp and fiddle music, a visit from the Captain, beautiful poetry readings and a visit from the Unsinkable Molly Brown. Don’t worry about bringing your life jacket, we have plenty! Enjoy themed decor and discussion, and curiously original literary games.
Event: Crafting Night: Modern Grapevine and Evergreen Wreaths
Venue: Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum – Bristol
Date: November 15
Description: In this informal hands-on session, participants will make a modern, minimalist grapevine wreath, decorated with an assortment of unique foliage and natural embellishments … and maybe just a little sparkle!
Event: Annual Fall Providence Home Show
Venue: Rhode Island Convention Center – Providence
Date: November 17
Description: The Wickford Art Association is presenting its annual Small Works Show and Sale from Sunday, November 17 to Sunday, December 24, 2019 at 36 Beach Street, North Kingstown, RI. uring the show, 45 member-artists will display their work in all media. Original art, small in size, affordably priced and simple to wrap, Wickford Art Association makes it easy to purchase and give (or receive) fine art while supporting local and regional artists. All artwork is under 14” on the longest side and priced under $300. As work is sold, new work is put on display. In Rhode Island, fine art purchases are sales-tax free.
Event: Kids Workshop: Make a Thanksgiving Turkey with Polymer Clay
Venue: The Rye Arts Center – Rye
Date: November 16
Description: Ages 5 – 8 • Saturday, November 16, 2:00 – 3:00 pm & Ages 9 – 12 • Saturday, November 16, 3:00 – 4:00 pm Make a Thanksgiving Turkey! Using polymer clay you will learn how to make simple shapes with clay and put them together to form a cute sculpture. All projects will be baked at home with simple instructions included with each project.
Event: Peter and the Starcatcher
Venue: Hastings High School – Hastings on Hudson
Date: November 15-16
Description: The drama students at Hastings High School are proud to present their production of Peter and the Starcatcher! It’s a hilarious, whimsical tale of just how an orphan boy became Peter Pan! Family friendly! Friday, November 15th at 7pm and Saturday, November 16th at 7pm.