Common Fence Point

The not-so-common Rhode Island

arts

wellness

community

preparedness

Arts are the foundation of programming at CFP

Arts are the foundation of programming at CFP:  art classes, a concert series, social ballroom dance as well as fitness dance classes, choir, and a visual art gallery.

Common Fence Point (CFP) is prepared for and resilient to acute hazards

Common Fence Point (CFP) is prepared for and resilient to acute hazards such as flooding from intense storms and extreme tides as well as impacts of long-term climate change such as sea level rise.  Learn more here

The spirit of volunteerism is alive and well in CFP!

"The spirit of volunteerism is alive and well in CFP.  This group of neighbors joined together to create a rain garden to manage stormwater runoff at the CFP Center for Arts, Wellness, and Community.  It was a fantastic day!"

We have many fitness and wellness classes from which to choose!

We have many fitness and wellness classes from which to choose: Zumba®, Les Mills Body Pump®,  and Yoga to name a few.  Check out the calendar for details.  Classes are open to everyone – whether you live in CFP or not – for a walk-in fee.    If you are a Newport...

Recent News

Who Wants a CFP Swag Bag and Storm Preparedness Kit?

We are assembling and distributing CFP Storm Preparedness Kits and "Swag Bags" on Oct 3, 2-4pm.  Come have some refreshments, meet your neighbors, and learn about the amazing things happening in our community. Do you want one? [gravityform id="6" title="true"...

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About Common Fence Point

Our organization has a rich history going back to 1926. We are tasked with providing a local resource for arts and wellness, as well as maintain a community of members who live in our area. One key component is to provide one place to get timely information on our events as well as weather and safety notifications.

Become a Member!

You can be a part of our community and make a difference in the countless lives that are touched by Common Fence point