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Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Complimentary Health Screenings
3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Westerly

GED Preparation Classes
5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Chess Club
6 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Westerly

Wilderness Land navigation Using Latitude/Longitude or UTM
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

Westerly Youth Basketball and Cheerleading
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Financial Literacy
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Book Discussion
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Carolina

Wills and Trusts
7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Charlestown

GED Preparation Classes
9:15 a.m. - Noon Wyoming

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Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood will perform as part of the Blues on the Beach concerts series on Wednesday evening at the Westerly Town Beach in Misquamicut.

Summer Concerts


Live bands will perform free concerts every Monday through Aug. 19, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Westerly Town Beach, 365 Atlantic Ave., Misquamicut. Call 401-348-2597 for more information. Aug. 12: Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds. Aug. 19: Hope Road, tribute to Bob Marley.


At the Westerly Town Beach, 365 Atlantic Ave., Misquamicut, every Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m., through Aug. 21. The event is free and open to the public. In the event of rain, concerts will be held at the Windjammer Lounge, 321 Atlantic Ave. For a complete schedule, visit or call 401-348-2597. Aug. 14: Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood with James Montgomery. Aug. 21: Johnny and the East Coast Rockers and Professor Harp.


Concert series will be held on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bushey Sposato Park, corner of Lilac and Pierce Streets, Westerly. Aug. 13: Professor Harp.


The Watch Hill Business Association will present weekly concerts in the village park on the harbor front, Bay Street, Watch Hill, each Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. through Aug. 27. The concerts and parking are free. For more information, call 401-348-8407. Rain dates are Thursday of same week. Aug. 13: Scott Gordley. Aug. 20: Rowen Cunningham Band. Aug. 27: Rain date.


The Groton Parks and Recreation Department and Groton Utilities will co-sponsor free concerts in the park every Friday through Aug. 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Washington Park, Meridian Street, Groton. For more information visit Call the concert hot line at 860-446-4129 for rain date. Aug. 9: Jay Dempsey Band.


Cross Mills’ Public Library, 4417 Old Post Road, Charlestown, will host a summer concert every Friday from 7 to 8 p.m., through Aug. 26. Contact the library at 401-364-6211 or visit for more information. Aug. 9: The Rowan Brothers country rock duo. Aug. 16: Kathleen Conneely & Mary King Irish music. Aug. 23: Steve DeConti & Paul Nagel surf jazz duo, Aug. 30 La bella Musica classic string ensemble.

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