Calendar of events


Thursday, October 28

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Sunday, October 31

The Newport String Project Presents: Dvorak, Montgomery and Tate

2:00 PM
On October 31st at 2pm, the Newport String Project will present an afternoon of chamber music performed by the Newport String Quartet at the Great Hall in the beautiful grounds of St Columba's. This evocative and thought-provoking program …

Wednesday, November 3

Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop

6:00 PM
If you ever wanted to try oil painting this course is for you. This workshop is an introduction to oil painting for beginners. In this Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop, students will learn how to capture the beauty of a floral …

Thursday, November 4

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Practical Strategies to Reduce Anxiety in Students & Children

6:00 PM
Join The Wolf School from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on November 4th for this year’s virtual Rosaline I.R. Granoff Speaker Series. “Practical Strategies to Reduce Anxiety in Students & Children” will feature speaker, Jessica Minahan, MEd, BCBA. …

Saturday, November 6

Gifts from the Garden: Flavor-Infused Oils and Vinegars

10:30 AM
Together, we will explore the many options available to infuse oils and vinegar with incredible flavors. Used to create unique, healthy, and delicious combinations. Make, taste, and take gifts!

Wednesday, November 10

Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop

6:00 PM
If you ever wanted to try oil painting this course is for you. This workshop is an introduction to oil painting for beginners. In this Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop, students will learn how to capture the beauty of a floral …

Thursday, November 11

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Wednesday, November 17

Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop

6:00 PM
If you ever wanted to try oil painting this course is for you. This workshop is an introduction to oil painting for beginners. In this Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop, students will learn how to capture the beauty of a floral …

Thursday, November 18

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Wednesday, November 24

Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop

6:00 PM
If you ever wanted to try oil painting this course is for you. This workshop is an introduction to oil painting for beginners. In this Alla Prima Floral Painting Workshop, students will learn how to capture the beauty of a floral …

Thursday, November 25

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Tuesday, November 30

Beyond the Boughs - Looking Back at the History of Holiday Plants

11:00 AM
The winter holidays is a time for seasonal decor often inspired by plant material. Most of us know the stories about where Christmas trees came from and perhaps mistletoe, but when it comes to why Mandarin Oranges were so critical that they made …

Thursday, December 2

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Thursday, December 9

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Tuesday, December 14

Creating a Holiday Floral Centerpiece with Blakely Szosz

6:00 PM
Take some time to enjoy a workshop with Blakely Szosz who has a decidedly informal approach to formal design. We will create a stunning and long-lasting floral centerpiece to dress up your seasonal decor. We are excited to note that designs will be …

Creating a Holiday Floral Centerpiece with Blakely Szosz

6:00 PM
Take some time to enjoy a workshop with Blakely Szosz who has a decidedly informal approach to formal design. We will create a stunning and long-lasting floral centerpiece to dress up your seasonal decor. We are excited to note that designs will be …

Thursday, December 16

Nature Drawing at Blithewold

10:00 AM
Beginners and intermediate students are encouraged to attend. The Nature Drawing Class’s are an opportunity for students to look to Blithewold’s gardens and arboretum for inspiration to draw. Working from pictures and found natural objects, the …

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Artist Mary Ellen Dwyer

10:00 AM
Discover the joy of watercolor painting in this beginner/intermediate course. Through demonstrations, learn the basics of tools, color, composition, and paint application as you learn new techniques and work on developing your inner artistic talent. …

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Beginner/Intermediate Watercolor with Artist Mary Ellen Dwyer

10:00 AM
Discover the joy of watercolor painting in this beginner/intermediate course. Through demonstrations, learn the basics of tools, color, composition, and paint application as you learn new techniques and work on developing your inner artistic talent. …