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October 2016

AstroOlympics Project on Exhibit at Providence Public Library, October 3 – 31

October 3 @ 12:30 pm - October 31 @ 5:00 pm
Providence Public Library,
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903 United States
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What do Olympic athletes and objects in space have in common? Providence Public Library welcomes the The AstrOlympics project exhibit, opening Monday, October 3. The exhibit will be on view in PPL's Empire Street Exhibit Space from October 3 - 31 during the Library’s Open Hours. Visitors and classes are welcome. The athletes that compete in the Olympics can do amazing things. They run faster, jump higher, and spin quicker than most of us ever will. What do Olympic athletes…

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$12 - $18

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

October 6 @ 6:00 pm - November 6 @ 11:00 pm
Roger Williams Park Zoo,
1000 Elmwood Avenue
Providence, RI 02903 United States
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The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, presented by Citizens Bank, returns to Roger Williams Park Zoo nightly from October 6 – November 6. This breathtaking display of thousands of illuminated jack-o-lanterns features over 125 of the gourds carved into veritable works of art playing out this year’s theme “American Treasures.” And of course, Halloween favorites will be back including the dazzling Laughing Tree with its hundreds of illuminated pumpkins and iconic laughing music. New this year, Friday – Sunday nights now feature timed…

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Weekly Shape-Note Singing

October 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day
Arch Street,
22 Arch Street
Providence, RI 02907 United States
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You can sing. With no tryouts, commitment, experience, or vocal talent needed, you can get together with friends and make music that's been described by NPR as "stark and haunting -- raw" and by the NYT as "powerful, elemental" on a weekly basis. Come try it!

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$.18 - $9.00

Toddler Try-It: Spooky Painting

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 28, 2016
Providence Children’s Museum,
100 South Street
Providence, RI 09203 United States
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Young children, ages 18 months to 3 years, use real tools and explore the creative process as they delve into different hands-on art and science activities each Friday morning. This week, toddlers use Halloween colors to make their own spooky paintings.

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$5 - $15

Rogues & Scoundrels Walking Tour

October 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
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Weekly on the same day until December 30, 2016
Brick Market: Museum & Shop,
127 Thames St.
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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See where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and criminals were punished. Find out why this colony was known as “Rogue’s Island.” Purchase tickets and depart from The Brick Market: Museum & Shop. Walking tours last approximately 75 minutes and depart weather permitting. Reservations recommended for all tours. Walking Tours: $15 per person, $10 Newport Historical Society members, active duty and retired military with ID; $5 for children ages 5-12.

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