Category: camps

Downcity Design Studio: Designed for Homeschool Students

Downcity Design Studio: Designed for Homeschool Students

[ 0 ] September 11, 2015 |

Looking for a great learning opportunity for homeschool teens? We love DownCity Design and their cool creative problem solving building projects. In Design Studio, this 10-week project-based program for homeschool students, learners will tackle a satisfying design/build service project for a public space or community-serving non-profit organization. While reinforcing essential design and engineering skills, they […]

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FREE! CYBER KID COMPUTER WORKSHOPS at PCL

FREE! CYBER KID COMPUTER WORKSHOPS at PCL

[ 0 ] June 25, 2013 |

Where: Various locations – Providence Community Library Class size limited. Register now! Call or visit your library to register. Cost: FREE Video Editing Through fun pixlr.com projects students take pictures and edit the pictures. Students also capture video clips, edit the clips to become one continuous video, and add music using Windows Movie Maker. ROCHAMBEAU […]

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Family Matters: Summer Staycations

Family Matters: Summer Staycations

[ 0 ] August 3, 2012 |

Some of the best summer fun can be had close to home. Plan some staycation outings for August. Photo: Mood Board Photography.

Staycations have become a fashionable necessity during these days of higher gas prices and reduced work weeks, unemployment, or the fear of losing a job. For many, the idea of a pricey vacation is simply out of the question and for others this may be a preferred way to explore your community. Enjoy this list of ideas I originally wrote for the Kidoinfo Staycation Guide.

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2012 FLICKERS Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF): Red Carpet Premiere of KidsEye Camp films, special guest and more!

2012 FLICKERS Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF): Red Carpet Premiere of KidsEye Camp films, special guest and more!

[ 0 ] August 1, 2012 |

Films by and for kids from across the globe! Attend the annual Red Carpet Premiere of our KidsEye Camp films and a special celebration of the work of award-winning Canadian filmmaker, Joseph Procopio on Saturday, August 11 starting at 10 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Joseph Procopio will be on hand to speak about his journey as a filmmaker and screen some of his selected works: Nine Times, Drive, Western Spaghetti, Tiny Pillows, MyCrisis, 2AM and, his first long-narrative film, Onion Skin.

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Still space available in the FREE AfterZone Summer Scholars Camp!

Still space available in the FREE AfterZone Summer Scholars Camp!

[ 0 ] June 13, 2012 |

Last Chance to Sign Your Child Up For The AfterZone Summer Scholars Camp!

This program is free of charge and open to ANY Providence Public Middle School student entering 6th through finishing 8th grade.
Morning and Afternoon Bus, Breakfast, and Lunch will be provided to all students.

Camp hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30am-3:30pm, from July 9th, 2012 -August 3rd, 2012

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What are you doing with the kidos this summer?

What are you doing with the kidos this summer?

[ 0 ] May 14, 2012 |

Beyond summer camp, what are your plans? Family vacation, long lazy days at the beach, day-trips or are you not even thinking of summer yet? To get you in the mood here are some helpful links from Kidoinfo: 10 Ways to Vacation at Home: Call it a Staycation Helping Kids Help Others 100 things to […]

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Family Matters: Planning for Summer Camps + Childcare

Family Matters: Planning for Summer Camps + Childcare

[ 1 ] May 4, 2012 |

Whether it’s a fun summer camp at a farm or increasing childcare, now’s the time to make plans for long days of no school.

Have you finalized what you will do with the kids this summer or are you still making plans?

Summer options for children include: go to summer camp; continue the year-round childcare/daycare they already have; hire a nanny, au pair or babysitter; join a swim club with a babysitter; spend time with grandparents; or swap childcare with friends.

Which one of these ideas or combination works best for your family will depend on your child’s personality, your work schedule, and your budget. Here is a list of helpful suggestions to make this process a bit easier:

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Girls Rock! 2012 Camp Registration now open!

Girls Rock! 2012 Camp Registration now open!

[ 0 ] April 1, 2012 |

Registration for Girls Rock! Rhode Island’s third Girls Rock Camp opened today, on Sunday, April 1st. The camp will be held Monday, July 9 through Friday, July 13, 2012 at the Rhode Island Philharmonic’s Carter Center at 667 Waterman Ave., East Providence.

During the intensive, five-day camp experience, girls aged 11 to 18 take lessons in guitar, bass, drums, vocals or keyboards, form a band and collaborate on an original song. In addition, campers participate in workshops on topics such as media literacy, gender issues, body image, self-defense and screen printing. During the camp, girls will have the opportunity to work with professional female musicians who serve as both instructors and mentors. The culmination of camp is a showcase performance in which the new bands perform their original songs for a live audience of family and friends.

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Girls Rock! this July

Girls Rock! this July

[ 2 ] June 29, 2011 |

Eva Cortes, Girls Camp showcase highlights of busy month On Friday, July 1st, Universal recording artist Eva Cortes, from Spain, will perform a special 5pm showcase at Mosaic Latin American Bistro. Her performance will include a question and answer session about her music and her career, aimed at the youth in the audience (who get […]

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Girls Rock! A new camp for girls.

Girls Rock! A new camp for girls.

[ 1 ] May 7, 2010 |

By Jamie Burke Move over friendship bracelets, its time to write a song and rock it out live on stage! While it may not be what you think of when it comes to summer camps, Girls Rock! Rhode Island (GRR!) is transforming our perception of what camp CAN be for today’s girls.  GRR! was formed […]

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