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Sons Of Jacob Open House — Sunday

With klezmer and snacks and some eye-popping architectural treasures. Hosted by Doors Open RI this event provides an opportunity to learn the history of the Sons of Jacob Synagogue, where a small group continues to worship, and their plans for the future. The original synagogue

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Firehouse 13, David J @the Met, Cruel Miracle, Shred of Salvation, Chained to Insanity, more @Lupo’s, Sizzla, Pressure, Marion Asher, Ras Shiloh, Izac King @the Columbus Theatre upstairs, Dan Mills, Rich Ferri, Andrew Brown @Dusk, Untombed, Leukorrhea, Beast of Nod, Lower the Casket,

Steel Yard ‘Fire Camp’ Saturday

The Steel Yard’s 5th Annual Fire Camp — Festival of the Fire Arts — will be held this Saturday, with welding, plasma cutting through steel, wheel throwing (how pottery is made), blacksmithing, jewelry making, iron pouring, and guided studio tours. But that’s not all- guests

‘Planet Earth’ MotB

(6.22) Something a little different for Movies on the Block this week — Planet Earth Season One: Jungles and Deep Sea. And why not. Shouldn’t David Attenborough be getting a Nobel Prize or something for this work. And shouldn’t we be sending “golden records” of

Geek Dinner At AS220

(6.21) This week at the Providence Geeks Dinner meet Looking Glass CTO Alex Hornstein. Looking Glass is a startup based in Providence, Hong Kong and Brooklyn that is making the sci-fi dream of the hologram into reality. . . Hornstein will present a few new

Week In Music

Monday — @Alchemy, Chronovore, Apothecary, IonEye @AS220, Wes Swing Tuesday — @AS220, MindRes, Truman, Supine, the Hurt Ensemble @Columbus Theatre, PWR BTTM (cancelled) Wednesday — @PPAC, Bob Dylan @Psychic Readings, Planet Universe, Model/Actriz, Orchin, Fiyaheart @Aurora, Driftwood Soldier, Dan Blakeslee, Jonah Tolchin, Helen Rose @Nick-A-Nee’s,

Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Echo Chambers, the Legendary Brewmasters, Full Void, Plastic Angels @Nick-A-Nee’s, the Half-Baked Crazies @AS220, Bed Death, Husbands, Strap-On Ritual, Cathy Cathodic @News Cafe, the Leaky Roofs, Ports of Spain, Crash and the Boys @Fête Lounge, Royal Street, Toad and the Stooligans,

RWP Tree Tour

(6.15) Check out the notable trees of Roger Williams Park with city forester Doug Still today, Thursday. Tour departs from Dalrymple Boathouse. Additional tours sponsored by the Roger Williams Park Conservancy will be held June 22, on waterways and landscapes; and June 29, on statues

Hedwig — Movies On The Block

(6.15) Movies on the Block helps usher in Pride Weekend with the 2001 comedy/drama/musical “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” — an anatomically incorrect rock odyssey — written, directed by, and starring John Cameron Mitchell. A transgender punk-rock girl from East Berlin tours the U.S. with

Prov-Newport Ferry Starts

The popular Seastreak Ferry kicks off the summer season with more trips per day between Providence and Newport, and a longer season running through October 1st. The ferry was a huge hit last year so they have expanded the schedule. Last year 20% of the

Week In Music

Monday — @AS220, Toebow, Geraldine, Rokenri Tuesday — @News Cafe, 14 Foot 1, Ploy, Austin Hevey and the Heavies, Night Nurses @AS220, Chris Capaldi, Amanda Adams, Kate Mick @Machines With Magnets, Stranger Synths Wednesday — @Aurora, Molly Gene, the Cannibal Ramblers @Dusk, BJ Snowden, Child

Downtown Apartment/Loft Tours

(6.10) The Providence Foundation and Providence Downtown Improvement District (DID) will host a Downtown Providence Living Tour to give the public an insider’s perspective on residential rental options in the neighborhood. This year’s tour includes living spaces in 11 downtown apartment buildings: 95 Lofts, 225

Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Vanna, Lions Lions, Ghost Key, Actor Observer, Unwill @Fête Lounge, Twin Peaks, Ron Gallo, Gymshorts @Psychic Readings, Mother Tongue, Louie Louie, Giving Up @AS220, Oh Malô, Mouni, It’s a Mountain @Aurora, Tiny Diamond, Teddy Farkas, the Quahogs, Kid Mountain @Firehouse 13,

Ocean State BBQ Fest At Steel Yard

(6.10) Back by popular demand. The Ocean State BBQ Fest 2017 takes place Friday and Saturday at the Steel Yard. Facebook event page. Food, beer, Yacht Club soda, coffee, Little Bitte Artisanal Cocktails, live music, DJs . . . and finally, the judges will be

Week In Music

Monday — @Fête Ballroom, Warpaint, Deafmute @Aurora, Fine, Mac & Strikeback, Johnny Doubek, Green Ribbon Tuesday — @Dusk, Upheaval, Bog, Plagues, Rejiem, Sire @AS220, What Cheer? Brigade, Math the Band Wednesday — @Lupo’s, Foster the People, Miya Folick @AS220, Pharmakon, Humanbeast, Valerie Martino, Timeghost @Nick-A-Nee’s,

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Aurora, Gertrude Atherton, Fiyaheart, Prophesy Girl @the Met, the McLovins, Lee Ross, Northeast Traffic @Fête, Nonpoint, A Killer’s Confession, Nine Shrines, more @Nick-A-Nee’s, These Wild Plains, Big Mama Shakes @Alchemy, Glass Half Empty, Watermedown Saturday — @AS220, Pallbearer, Lolita Black, Demolition Boys @Alchemy,