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

Wild About Reading
10:30 a.m. - Noon Charlestown

Preschool Story Hour
11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Carolina

Mah Jongg
12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Quilting Group
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Charlestown

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galleries & museums

Artists’ Cooperative Gallery

7 Canal St., Westerly


“Memories: Sweet Summer Surrender” featuring Lora Cobden and Nina Briggs, through Sept. 1.

New gallery hours: Wednesday - Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Bert Gallery

540 South Water St., Providence


European watercolors by H. A. Dyer through Aug. 16.

Charlestown Gallery

5000 South County Trail, Charlestown


Open May through September

Aug. 17-18, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dahlia Kanner jewelry trunk show.

Aug. 14-Sept. 21: “Summer Selects,” group show featuring new paintings from 25 artists.

Courtyard Gallery

Factory Square, 12 Water St., Mystic


“Ebb and Flow,” ocean-inspired paintings by Del-Bourree Bach through Sept. 25.

Open daily 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Expressiones Cultural Center

74 State St., New London


Finer Line Gallery

48 W. Main St., Mystic


Paint Misbehavin’ Painting Parties Fridays and Saturdays.

Hera Gallery

327 Main St., Wakefield


Aug. 31-Oct. 5: “Imagined Landscapes,” by Roberta Richman and “Haiku,” by Jeanette Jacobs.

Opening reception Saturday, Sept. 7, 6 to 8 p.m.

Hoxie Gallery at Westerly Public Library

44 Broad St., Westerly

401-596-2877, ext. 3

August group exhibit, through Aug. 31, features work by Shirley Terranova, Jan Russell, Karen Perrin, Robert Miller, Joyce Miller, Harriet Lloyd, Sharon Cordeiro, and Janice Chamberlain.

Hygienic Art Galleries

79-83 Bank St., New London


“Awesome,” through Sept. 7: tattoo artists, self taught painters, graffiti artists and those hailing from the worlds of skate boarding and academia.

Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport

47 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic


En Plein Air Painters through Sept. 8.

Celebrating the Charles W. Morgan through Sept. 8.

Mystic Arts Center

9 Water St., Mystic


“Mystic As Muse: 100 Years of Inspiration,” through Sept. 28.

South County Art Assoc./ Helme House

2587 Kingstown Road, Kingston


86th Member’s Annual, through Aug. 17.

Aug. 22 - Sept. 14: “The Great Art Heist,” member donated artwork fund-raiser.

Studio M

29 Cottrell St., Mystic

(860) 536-5000

Studio 33 Art and Frame Gallery

140 Bank St., New London


“Two Friends, 2 Views,” the photography of Jeff Sims and Frank Kaczmarek.

The Gallery at Firehouse Square

239 Bank St., New London


“Fish n’ Ships,” hrough Saturday, Aug. 31.

Plein Air Competition, Sept. 5 to 30.

Wickford Art Assoc. Gallery

36 Beach St., N. Kingstown


“Poetry and Art,” through Aug. 25.


Babcock-Smith House Museum

124 Granite St., Westerly


Guided house tours at the Babcock-Smith House Museum every Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m., through October. Tours are $5 per person, $1 for children under 12.

History lectures every Sunday at 2 p.m. beginning Sept. 8 with “Battle of Chickamauga.”

Custom House Maritime Museum

150 Bank St., New London


“Amistad: A True Story of Freedom,” ongoing exhibit.

Florence Griswold Museum

96 Lyme St., Old Lyme



An Artist’s Guide to the World,” through Sept. 22.

Lyman Allyn Museum

625 Williams St., New London


Kitty Wales: “Lionfish” through Jan. 5.

Newport Art Museum

76 Bellevue Ave., Newport


“McDonald Wright: Rhythm Flows in the Moment,” through Sept. 2.

Rhode Island School of Design Museum

224 Benefit St., Providence


“Artist/Rebel/Dandy,” through Aug. 18.

“Locally Made,” through Nov. 3: survey of work from the greater Providence region.

“Made For Eternity: Ancient Art,” through Dec. 31.

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