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Events Calendar

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July 30-August 1

*Whitehorne House Tours, Newport

July 31-August 2

*61st Newport Jazz Festival, Newport

*33rd Annual Hellenic Fest, Newport

August 1

*Free Guided Hike at Camp Yawgoog, Rockville, Hopkinton

*Governor Stephen Hopkins House Tours, Providence

*Wake Up with the Barnyard, Bristol

*WaterFire, Providence

*Murder at the Museum, Newport

*Newport International Polo Series, Portsmouth

August 2

*Blackstone River Boat Tour, Central Falls

*More events

July 31st in Rhode Island history

1723

*Rhode Island's first almshouse is erected in Newport.

1764

*The Legislature approves the Stamp Act Committee of Correspondence.

1928

*The new state office building on Smith Hill in Providence is delivered to the State House Commission for occupancy.

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