This Presidents’ Day weekend, professional chamber choir Collegium Ancora visits Newport to present “All About that Bass… and Treble!”: a program of choral music featuring works for men’s voices and for women’s voices, as part of the Newport Winter Festival.
You think because you didn’t go to RISD that things like tongs, shards, yokes, and kilns heated to 2,000° Fahrenheit are off limits to you, but that’s not true. You don’t need years of practice to become a glass blower.
The following road and lane closure notices are effective for the near future, according to the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) and Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority (RITBA).
Today - A slight chance of snow showers before noon. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 34. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Today - N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 2 ft. A chance of snow showers this morning.
Tonight - NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the evening. Waves around 3 ft.
Water Temperature - 39 degrees
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun will rise in Newportat 7:10 am and sunset will be at 4:39 pm.
The first high tide was at 12:59 am and the next high tide will be at 1:20 pm. The first low tide will be at 6:48 am and the next low tide at 6:54 pm.
Today we will have 9 hours and 29 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:54 am.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Moon age is 7 days, lighting is 47%.