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100 Things to Do in Rhode Island Before You Die Postponed

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

Author: Robert Curley Publisher: Reedy Press, Missouri, 2019 The things you never knew you could do here disprove that Rhode Island is the smallest state in the Union. Del's Lemonade and Quonnie Sirens - the best oysters ever - will accompany a pleasant summer's evening with author Robert Gurley as we explore options for adventure …

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$7

Raj by the Sea

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

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Free

Open Mic Spoken Word with James Geary Reading from “Ways of Waves”

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

SPOKEN WORD Matunuck resident James Geary begins our evening reading from "Ways of Waves,"  inspired by the Tao Te Ching and Body Surfing   James Geary's  fascination with the Tao Te Ching spans three decades. He has read various translations, studied Mandarin, and worked with a Taiwanese scholar. He has analyzed this complex text, line …

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$19.00

Consider the Eel by Richard Schweid

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

  TICKETS ($20) ARE STILL AVAILABLE! as of June 26, 12:45 p.m. Please call 914 450 9598 with any questions. The American eel, found in more freshwater bodies in Rhode Island than any other fish, is a slimy and serpentine creature that emerges from underwater lairs to feed at night. It is the only fish …

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$15.00

“Freemen” : A Discussion with Robert Geake

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

FREEMEN: Why was the 1st Rhode Island Regiment important? The 1st RI Regiment of the Continental Army will be known as the corps of mixed race. Robert Geake, Rhode Island historian and author of thirteen books, will speak about how freemen helped the cause of liberty from Britain's rule over the colonies.  

$20.00

Rhapsody by Mitchell James Kaplan

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

Mitchell James Kaplan tells the love story about the little known relationship between American composers George Gershwin and Kay Swift. With an impressive knowledge of New York City during the Jazz Age, Kaplan shines a light on the timeles bond between the brilliant, strong-willed artists. Swift, already married to banker James Warburg, was the first …

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$50.00

The Origin of Flick Ford

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

How does one become a modern day illustrator of fish? And why are these prints important to our eco system?     Please join us on Saturday, July 31 to find out. Introduction by Captain Ed Everich, captains the tug out of New London, CT. "Flick Ford's pictures, though realistic, have a certain spiritual quality. …

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$25.00

Brooks’ Five

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

BROOKS' FIVE: OUT OF NEW YORK CITY OLIVER WESTERMEIER, Munich. Selfless Selfies Digital Art Non-fungible token ERC-721 Token ID: 0 9 mb Tif + file archive documentation Minted on July 28, 2021 on Ethereum blockchain New York City is an important part of the art world and international artists drive its cultural scene.  This selected …

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Ways of Waves: Writing with James Geary and Tao Te Ching

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

  Tao Te Ching #44 Fame or integrity: which is more important? Money or happiness: which is more valuable? Success or failure: which is more destructive? If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be fulfilled. If your happiness depends on money. you will never be happy with yourself. Be content with what …

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Boat Ride: Ninigret Pond

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

SOLD OUT tour of Ninigret Pond with Declan O'Donnell, marine biologist. What can we do as individuals - visitors and residents - to clean up our salt ponds and protect them? It isn't that difficult! There are solutions! We can start now!! Tour based on the marvelous book by the late Rhode Island marine biologist, …

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Westerly Writers’ Group

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

Reading An evening of sharing fiction and nonfiction stories and poems published in the annual Westerly Writers' Group anthology. All are welcome. FREE.

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BoP Chess Club

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

BoP Chess for All Ages and Skill Level Come join us for a couple of hours and play some chess. Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced skill levels. We will help you find a partner. Boards provided; or bring your own. Three evenings. We will create a tournament schedule during the first event. FREE   https://bookshop.org/books/bobby-fischer-teaches-chess/9780553263152  

Fact vs. Fiction: Writing Historical Fiction with Lynne Heinzmann

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

Learn the elements of successful traditional and nontraditional historical fiction, three ways to incorporate history into a novel, the challenges presented by HF and much more.   How can a writer incorporate history into a novel? By using prompts, Lynne Heinzmann will inspire your interest in writing historical fiction and/or increase your skills as a …

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$20.00
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BoP Chess Club

BoP Gallery 289 Narrow Lane, Charlestown, Rhode Island

BoP Chess for All Ages and Skill Level Come join us for a couple of hours and play some chess. Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced skill levels. We will help you find a partner. Boards provided; or bring your own. Three evenings. We will create a tournament schedule during the first event. FREE   https://bookshop.org/books/bobby-fischer-teaches-chess/9780553263152