Category: sports

Sledding in Rhode Island

Sledding in Rhode Island

[ 17 ] January 14, 2008 |

When it snows, chances are — assuming your kids are old enough to talk — they will want to build a snowman and go sledding. You can build snowmen anywhere, but finding hills for serious sledding requires finding a hill. How big a hill depends on the sledders. If your baby or toddler is barely […]

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City Center Ice Skating – Opening Day 2007

City Center Ice Skating – Opening Day 2007

[ 3 ] November 19, 2007 |

What kid doesn’t like skating outside (with some hot chocolate)? Skating starts now. In Providence, RI, the opening day for the Bank of America Skating Center ice-skating 2007-08 season is November 19 at 4pm. Take your kids ice skating, watch the Zamboni machine at work, then enjoy some yummy hot chocolate at the rink or […]

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Reuse a Shoe!

Reuse a Shoe!

[ 1 ] November 12, 2007 |

When it comes to clothes and shoes that my family no longer wears or never quite fit us, we have always given them away to friends and to area shelters. However, sometimes our sneakers are so well worn, they seem worthy only of the trashcan. Well, I have a new plan for our old sneakers […]

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Soapbox Races in College Hill

Soapbox Races in College Hill

[ 0 ] October 11, 2007 |

I always loved watching the X Games when they came to Providence. It’s not often the streets of College Hill are closed off for races like Street Luge. Well, let some new races begin! The Red Bull Soapbox Race will speed down College Hill on Saturday, October 13. It’s FREE, open to the public, and […]

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The Fun Bus

The Fun Bus

[ 0 ] August 5, 2007 |

I just read about this and wonder if anyone has seen this traveling fun bus. If you see it, please click comments below and tell us about it. What I read is the fun bus will be filled with dozens of games and equipment for outdoor activities, such as roller blades, field and board games, […]

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Pools + Water parks

Pools + Water parks

[ 0 ] July 3, 2007 |

Swimming pools and water parks in Providence opened yesterday for the summer. Staffed with highly trained Department of Recreation life guards and counselors, they are a great place to cool off in the city with your kids. Open seven days a week, noon to 5 pm. Swimming pool locations – Davey Lopes Recreation Center, 227 […]

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Kids get a FREE Mini-Bat!

Kids get a FREE Mini-Bat!

[ 0 ] April 13, 2007 |

7:05pm – PawSox vs. the Yankees The first 3,000 kids 14 years old and under will receive an Opening Night Mini-Bat! This event is sponsored by LoJack Corporation & NBC 10.

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The Soccer Revolution is Here.

The Soccer Revolution is Here.

[ 0 ] April 7, 2007 |

Soccer is the REAL “foot” ball. April 14, 2007. The New England Revolution Soccer Team kicks off its 2007 season, at the Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA (less than 30 minutes from Providence). Get Directions to the game. Download pictures of your favorite players. See the full 2007 Soccer Schedule.

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Take Me to the Ball Game!

Take Me to the Ball Game!

[ 0 ] April 4, 2007 |

Pawtucket Red Sox: Home Game Opening Night Friday, April 13th. PawSox Take on the Scranton Wilkes-Barre Yankees. This is a great place to take your kids. Check out the 2007 Schedule. Grab a hotdog and popcorn at the concession stand and enjoy the game! If you get there early, take your kids to the playground. […]

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YMCA Spring Class Registration

YMCA Spring Class Registration

[ 0 ] April 2, 2007 |

YMCA Spring Session starts April 21. The YMCA is open 7 days a week and a great place to stay healthy with your family. Check out what they have for kids and for you. The Spring II Session has swim classes for all levels. Other classes for kids includes martial arts, creative movement and more. […]

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