Help Build New Your City!

[ 0 ] March 9, 2007 |

This great event is FREE and open to everyone during the month of March. New Your City is part of the Providence Public Library’s Youth Art Month. Local artist Jean Cozzens engages kids, parents, library patrons, artists, and friends in the envisioning and construction of an imaginative city at the Fox Point Branch Library. Anybody and everybody is invited to come and help build with cardboard and other waste and recycled materials and to share their vision of what a city should be. Come create buildings, structures, and landscapes for New Your City.
build the city:
Fox Point Library, 90 Ives St., Providence, RI.
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 3 to 5 pm. March 1-30.
visit the city:
Mondays: 9 am to 5:30 pm, Tuesday: 1 pm to 8 pm
Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays: 1 pm to 6 pm
celebrate the city:
When the city is done, join a community celebration featuring the rambunctious music of Providence’s own What Cheer? Street Band !!!
Tuesday, April 3rd – 5 to 8 pm
All city-builders, parents, helpers, friends, etc. are invited!

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Anisa Raoof

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Anisa Raoof is the publisher of She combines being a mom with her experience as an artist, designer, psych researcher and former co-director of the Providence Craft Show to create the go-to spot for families in Rhode Island and beyond. She loves using social media to connect parents with family-related businesses and services and promoting ways for parents to engage offline with their kids. Anisa believes in the power of working together and loves to find ways to collaborate with others. An online enthusiast, still likes to unplug often by reading books and magazines, drawing, learning to knit, making pop-up books with her two sons and listening to records with her husband.

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