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Today is Wednesday, May 29, 2024.

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Tuesday Night Jazz at The Helmway
Date: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month
Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Tuesdays, May 28, June 11, June 25, 2024: Lois will play solo jazz piano every other Tuesday at the classy Helmway Restaurant at the Pell Hotel - JDV by Hyatt. Come enjoy drinks or dinner as you listen to the music!
Family friendly, handicapped accessible, plenty of free parking.

425 E Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842
Menu: thehelmway.com
For reservations, contact 401-214-1413.



Gillispalooza: A Celebration of the Life of Jim Gillis
Date: June 15, 2024 Saturday
Time: 2 to 4 p.m. (Lois's trio plays at ~2:15 p.m.)
The picturesque gazebo at King Park, Newport RI will be the setting for a musical celebration of the late Jim Gillis's life, one of Newport's most well-known and well-loved journalists, and an ardent supporter of live music.

Lois's jazz trio will be one of the first acts to perform and will also accompany Jim's wife in a favorite song. Lois on keys, Art Manchester on sax, and Donnie Aikins on bass.

Free outdoor event for all ages, open to everyone! Bring blankets and lawn chairs.
Raindate Sunday June 16.


Aquidneck Community Table Summer Bounty Fundraiser
Date: June 18, 2024 Tuesday
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
The Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio will again provide the music for Aquidneck Community Table's Annual Fundraiser. This is the organization that works to bring a vibrant food system to Aquidneck Island through the weekly farmers market, community gardens, educational outreach, and much more!

Stoneacre Garden, 151 Swinburne Row, Newport RI.
For tickets and more info, info@aquidneckcommunitytable.org



Jazz Sunday at St Mary's Episcopal Church
Date: Sunday July 14, 2024
Time: Music starts at 9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. service
Come to beautiful St Mary's Episcopal Church for a joyful jazzy worship service featuring The Lois Vaughan Jazz Quintet! The music will start at 9:30 a.m. and the service begins at 10 a.m.

Lois on piano, Art Manchester on sax and flute, Donnie Aikins on string bass, Paul Williams on guitar and vocals, and Jeff Fountain on drums.

St Mary's Episcopal Church, 324 East Main Road, Portsmouth RI.
http://www.smcportsmouth.org/
401/846-9700


Coastal Queen Sunset Jazz Cruise
Date: Tuesday July 23, 2024
Time: 6:15 to 7:45 pm
Just a week and a half before the famous Newport Jazz Festival, join the Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio for a wonderful evening cruise around Narragansett Bay, with jazz and latin music from the 1920s to the present!
For reservations and more information: https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/conanicutmarina/items/381367/calendar/2023/08/?flow=890921&language=en-us&full-items=yes&back=https://www.coastalqueencruises.com/&a=yes&g4=yes


Music at the Loading Dock
Date: Wednesday September 18, 2024
Time: 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Join the Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio for a free outdoor concert at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, 20 Dr Marcus Wheatland Blvd, Newport, RI.
Lois on keys, Donnie Aikins on string bass, and Art Manchester on sax/flute/clarinet.
More details to follow.


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