standing Week Ahead

BEACH JAMMIN'

Listen to the music of "Satinwood: The Legendary Song Series" tonight at 6 p.m., at a free concert, part of the Monday Night Jams music series. Visit bluesonthebeachri.com for more. 

BLUE MONDAY IN MYSTIC

Support the Stonington Education Fund tonight at 5:30 at the Blue Monday Concert Series for a free concert by the Proven Ones. Bring along a donation of a non-perishable food item for the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center. For more information, visit facebook.com/blue.monday.  

JUST DESPICABLE

Watch “Despicable Me 3” Tuesday at the Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce's Movies on the Beach beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Atlantic Beach Park in Misquamicut. Admission and parking are free. Visit westerlychamber.org.  

JACKIE OH!

Hear all about “Jackie’s Newport: America’s First Lady and the City by the Sea," at Savoy Bookshop & Café with author Raymond Sinibaldi, who will sign copies of his book and give a free talk beginning at 7 p.m. Visit banksquarebooks.com for more information.

LITTLE SISTER IN AVONDALE

Meet author Patricia Walsh Chadwick Tuesday and hear her discuss her new memoir, "Little Sister," from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Avondale Arts, 95 Watch Hill Road, Westerly. Call 401-315-5479 for more information.

ROCK ON!

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock Tuesday at 6 p.m. and enjoy a presentation at the Ashaway Free library when author John Kane talks about his book, "Pilgrims of Woodstock." For more information, visit ashawaylibrary.org.

JOHNNY'S SINGIN' THE BLUES

Head to Westerly Town Beach Wednesday for a free concert with Johnny Nicholas and his Texas all-Stars with Greg Piccolo, part of Blues on the Beach series. The concert begins at 6 p.m. Visit bluesonthebeachri.com

FIND MRS. FORD 

Hear all about handsome Sammy Fakhouri, the adventures of friends Susan and Annie, and find out why the FBI is in Watch Hill on Wednesday when local author Deborah Goodrich Royce talks about her captivating thriller, “Finding Mrs. Ford,” from from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Seaside Ballroom. For reservations or more information, visit oceanhouseevents.com.

LILLY'S LADIES

Snap up a ticket to "The Love of Lilly" luncheon and fashion show on Friday at Ocean House, where guests will enjoy an afternoon reception followed by a three-course seated luncheon including champagne provided by Veuve Clicquot, and Lilly inspired cocktails called "Lilly's Lemonade," and fashion show of the season's latest Lilly Pulitzer outfits modeled by local celebrities. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in a random drawing for luxury prizes, including a two-night stay in the four-level Tower Suite at the Ocean House. Tickets are $75 per person. For more information or tickets, visit oceanhouseevents.com

BILLY GILMAN

Be in the audience to hear new music from the one and only Billy Gilman Friday at The Knickerbocker Music Center. Concert time is 8:30 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m., tickets are $30 at knickmusic.com.

LETTUCE ALONE

Grab a ticket for the chance to hear Lettuce, the genre-defying, funk-jazz-soul-hip-hop-psychedelic-jam-art-rock-experimental-avant-garde music titans when they arrive in Westerly Friday for a concert at Paddy’s Beach Club. Tickets are $41 and are available online at paddysbeach.com.

MURDER IN WESTERLY

Be part of the first ever walking-murder-mystery-tour fundraiser through downtown Westerly and help solve the crime while enjoying appetizers, hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer in this interactive event. Tickets are $75 per person and benefit the United Theatre renovation project. Visit www.unitedtheatre.org for more info.

Events are subject to change, so double-check before heading out. For more events/updates/changes, call the individual organization or visit www.thewesterlysun.com/events.

— Nancy Burns-Fusaro

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