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Write Rhode Island Submissions open until Dec 10

Write Rhode Island Submissions open until Dec 10

[ 0 ] December 5, 2017 |

Write Rhode Island is a short fiction competition for RI students co-created by Goat Hill and School One, an independent high school in Providence. Young writers can submit one work of fiction, 2500 words or less with a Rhode Island theme. Who can submit a story? Any RI student in grades 7-12. When is the deadline to […]

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Meet a bestselling children’s book artist/author Nov. 24!

Meet a bestselling children’s book artist/author Nov. 24!

[ 0 ] November 22, 2017 |

Bestselling children’s book artist/author and Massachusetts resident, Jan Brett, will appear in Plainville, MA, on Friday, November 24. Brett is the New York Times #1 bestselling artist/author of more than 35 books for children which have sold more than 40 million copies combined. Her books have been chosen as “Best Children’s Books of the Year” by […]

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Roger Williams Park Zoo is open free on Black Friday!

Roger Williams Park Zoo is open free on Black Friday!

[ 0 ] November 22, 2017 |

Roger Williams Park Zoo will offer free admission on Friday, November 24.  The Zoo family hopes that visitors will share the holiday spirit with the community by bringing non-perishable food items to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. Boxes for food items will be at the front gates of the Zoo. “The purpose of opening the […]

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crafts

Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids

Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids
[ 0 ] August 1, 2017 |
We like to celebrate fall by making crafts that remind us of the season’s colors, shapes and textures or using natural materials… more

new parents

Meet Mike Malkoff: Building Community of Local Dads

Meet Mike Malkoff: Building Community of Local Dads
[ 0 ] January 10, 2017 |
Upcoming Meetups (via Meetup.com, join the Boston Dads Group to learn about upcoming get togethers. Send Mike a private message when you… more

food

Find food help locally

Find food help locally
[ 0 ] November 21, 2017 |
If you family needs help with food, there is a hunger hotline you can call. The USDA National Hunger Hotline can be reached at… more

home work balance

Home Work: Quatia “Q.” Osorio

Home Work: Quatia “Q.” Osorio
[ 3 ] July 26, 2016 |
Introducing Quatia Osorio, or simply “Q.”: business owner, mother of 5, and passionate advocate for healthy families,… more

child development

Learn more about the Family & Development Lab!

Learn more about the Family & Development Lab!
[ 0 ] August 25, 2017 |
The Family & Development Lab at Providence College—under the direction of Dr. Kelly Warmuth, Assistant Professor of Psychology—is… more
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