A Seaside Holiday

November 10, 2013
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Seamen’s Coat Drive

November 4, 2013

Seamen’s Church Institute Annual Coat Drive Seamen’s is hosting a coat drive during the month of November. Still seeking men and women’s coats, sweaters, turtlenecks, hats, mittens, scarfs and boots. Please give generously! The need is greater than ever!

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SEAMEN’S HOSTS AUTHORS FOR SPECIAL PROGRAM

October 5, 2013

Authors to celebrate A Schooner “Coral” Homecoming” Come relive the days of a working coastal schooner and her captain on Narragansett Bay as authors Robert Demanche, Donald F. Tucker, and Caroline B. Tucker present A Schooner “Coral” Homecoming. This informative and entertaining talk is free and open to the public at the Seamen’s Church Institute [...]

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ROCK-THE-DOCKS LOBSTERFEST – Don’t Miss The Best Summer Event in Newport!

July 10, 2013

The 7th Annual Rock-The-Docks Lobsterfest to support the Seamen’s Church Institute of Newport is scheduled for SUNDAY, AUGUST 25, 2013 From 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Newport Shipyard Steamed fresh lobster, a raw bar, steamed clams, corn-on-the-cob, salad, homemade desserts and complimentary wine & beer – all prepared and served by the dedicated and [...]

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BUY A BRICK DEADLINE EXTENDED!

June 18, 2013

  SOLD OUT   There’s still time to become a permanent part of Seamen’s history! We have just 8 spaces left for engraved bricks on the top row of our Memorial Wall at the Bowen’s Wharf entrance. We’re   hoping to have the wall finally completed by the end of the summer, so there’s a deadline [...]

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FILM PREMIER TO BENEFIT SEAMEN’S!

June 4, 2013

  Join us for a very special fundraising event! The premier of a new film - “Copperhead” - directed by Ron Maxwell, the film maker who brought us Gettysburg in 1993 and Gods & Generals in 2003. WEDNESDAY – JUNE 12 6:00 PM – A Reception and Pre-Screening Party with Director Ron Maxwell in attendance! Appetizers & [...]

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REMEMBERING ON MEMORIAL DAY

May 25, 2013

An original poem shared by one of our Friends of SCI that seemed appropriate to post on this Memorial Day….. FALLEN Rest ye weary warrior No more fear to wrought, Rest ye weary warrior In the peace for which you fought. Sleep our fallen hero In the earth you died to save, Sleep our fallen [...]

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BUY A BRICK & BE PART OF SEAMEN’S HISTORY!

March 26, 2013

    There’s still time to become a permanent part of Seamen’s history! We have just 16 spaces left for engraved bricks on the top row of our Memorial Wall at the Bowen’s Wharf entrance. We’re   hoping to have the wall finally completed by the end of the summer, so there’s a deadline of [...]

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RACHMANINOFF CONCERT BY AGUSTIN ANIEVAS ON MARCH 17 AT ST. GEORGE’S CHAPEL

February 22, 2013

Seamen’s Church Institute will sponsor a benefit concert entitled “Rachmaninoff the Docks” on Sunday, March 17, 2013 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the St. George’s School Chapel, 372 Purgatory Road in Middletown. Internationally known pianist, Agustin Anievas, will perform selected pieces by Chopin, and Rachmaninoff during the program. His wife, Carol, will accompany him [...]

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SEAMEN’S SPONSORS TWO CONCERTS

February 2, 2013

As part of Newport’s annual Winter Festival 2013, Seamen’s Church Institute will host a free community concert on Sunday evening, February 17, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Newport Marriott hotel, 25 America’s Cup Avenue. The Rhode Island Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Robert Franzblau, will present “Sacred & Profane” , a series [...]

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