29Sep
DEAR - Drop Everything and Read
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
Sep 29 - Oct 7
Come to the library and join others for an hour of silent reading. No other library services will be available and no chit chatting - just come and read.
Preschool storytime
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM
For ages 3 - 5 with Ms. Morgan.
Community Café
91 Old Harbor Meadows New Shoreham
From 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Come socialize, play games, learn a new craft, and more. Sponsored by the Senior Advisory Committee.
Caretaker’s Support Group
91 Old Harbor Meadows New Shoreham
From 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Block Island Gardeners Fall Wrap-up
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
Oct 6 - Oct 7
 All are invited to the Block Island Gardeners Fall Wrap-up at the Community Center. Enjoy light refreshments and participate in a discussion of this year’s gardening experiences (successes, failures and opportunities for learning). Followed at 5 p.m. by a talk, “Gardening Above and Below the Ocean: Kelp Harvesting on Block Island,” presented by Catherine Puckett. For questions, email Elizabeth at moosster@gmail.com.
DEAR - Drop Everything and Read
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
Oct 6 - Oct 7
Come to the library and join others for an hour of silent reading. No other library services will be available and no chit chatting - just come and read.
07Oct
Arnold Weinstein discusses his new book “The Lives of Literature”
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon of reading and conversation with Brown professor and author Arnold Weinstein as he reads from and discusses his most recent work, The Lives of Literature. A work that is both personal reflection and commentary on the broader impact books have on our lives, The Lives of Literature asks the question: why do we read literature? Light refreshments will be served, and all are welcome.
08Oct
Last Farmers Market @ Block Island Historical Society
1 Bridgegate Square New Shoreham
From 03:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Locally grown fruits and vegetables, honey, shellfish, Photography, Pottery, Island made Arts and Crafts
Block Island Arts & Crafts Guild Fair
1 Bridgegate Square New Shoreham
From 03:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Ten percent of all proceeds go towards scholarships for B.I. School students.
Mah Jongg
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Stitch Together
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Learn How to Shuck Oysters
85 Ocean Ave New Shoreham
From 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Shucking class at Old Island Pub, this Saturday, 4 to 5pm.
Spring Street Gallery 40th Anniversary
105 Spring St New Shoreham
Oct 8 - Oct 9
 The auction will be including a myriad of items - from prints, originals, paintings, photos, weavings and textiles, to ceramics - you are bound to find a piece you love from your favorite Block Island artists. Bid on your favorite pieces as you sip on wine, enjoy live music and snack on hors-d’oeuvres.
09Oct
2022 Block Island Half marathon
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 05:30 PM to 09:30 PM
This half marathon will begin and end at the Fred Benson Town Beach Pavilion. The beginning of the race heads north in a flat stretch followed by a gentle uplift to some steeper hills and turns. Runners will see the Great Salt Pond, beach dunes, The North Lighthouse and much more.
11Oct
Music Time with Ms. Carrie
Library via Facebook
From 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Music Time with Ms. Carrie. Library via Facebook.
Soup Group
91 Old Harbor Meadows New Shoreham
From 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Mah Jongg
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
Oct 11 - Oct 12
12Oct
Block Island Ecumenical Choir Is Back
21 Water St New Shoreham
From 01:00 AM to 03:00 AM
The Block Island Ecumenical Choir returns after two years and will be rehearsing for the upcoming season, which includes Christmas and Easter concerts. Rehearsals are on Tuesday nights from 7 to 9 p.m. starting Oct. 11 at the Harbor Church. All ages and abilities are welcome as long as you can carry a tune. Hope to see you there.
Lapsit Story Time
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM
For ages O to 2 with Ms. Morgan.
After school storytime
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 09:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Join in for stories, songs, movement, and snacks.
Tai Chi
15 High St New Shoreham
From 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM
13Oct
Preschool storytime
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM
For ages 3 - 5 with Ms. Morgan.
15Oct
Mah Jongg
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Stitch Together
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM