CINEFESTA: BICYCLE THIEVES BY VITTORIO DESICA

  Wednesday, Oct. 4 - CineFesta, Movie: Bicycle Thieves by Vittorio DeSica, at the Edward King House, 35 King St Newport, sponsored by the Edward King House. Show time is 2:00pm; free admission and refreshments served. Registration Required: Call 401- 846-7426, Ext. 2 or register online at Edward King House website. 

Discovering your Family’s Story

Thursday, Oct. 5 - a Heritage Event, Vasco da Gama Hall, 15 Fenner Ave, Newport, 7:00pm, free admission. Date & Location: 10/5/2023 7pm, Vasco da Gama Hall, 15 Fenner Ave, Newport How to research your family’s records; building blocks for research; what records are available; common pitfalls; tips; free resources available.

Vittorio Di Carlo in Concert, Italian Appetizer Buffet & Cash Bar

  Vittorio Di Carlo in Concert “The Graceful Tenor”, Green Valley Country Club, 371 Union St, Portsmouth, doors open at 7:00pm, concert begins at 7:30pm, Italian appetizer buffet & cash bar, tickets $40. To benefit the Sen. John O. Pastore Scholarship fund which sends 2 local high school students to our Sister City, Imperia, Italy, every other year with the…

Roman Catholic Mass

Monday, Oct 9 - Roman Catholic Mass in memory of the deceased members of the Italian-American community on Aquidneck Island. Location: St. Joseph’s Church, Broadway at Mann Ave.

Monument Ceremony

  70th anniversary celebration of Columbus Monument, Memorial Blvd at Bellevue Ave.  A Tribute honoring the original Columbus Monument Committee and their present day descendants. Remembering our Ancestors, a brief history of the statue, acknowledgement of descendants, presentation of wreaths, burial of a Time Capsule. Approximately 1 hour.  Original 1953 Columbus Monument Committee:  Louis Amoruso Marion Baccari Dominic Biello Laura Bucci Thomas Caruso Enrico Cassese Luigi Castellano Donato F.…