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Rhode Island Pre-K Program Lottery is Open for 2017-18 School Year

Rhode Island Pre-K Program Lottery is Open for 2017-18 School Year

[ 0 ] June 12, 2017 |

The Rhode Island Pre-Kindergarten Program, entering its 9th year, provides free, high quality pre-kindergarten classes to eligible children. The Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) oversees the program. This coming September, spaces will be available for 1,080 children to participate in the 60 pre-kindergarten classes. To be eligible, children must be 4 years old by […]

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RIMOSA: A New Providence Museum, of Curiosity!

RIMOSA: A New Providence Museum, of Curiosity!

[ 0 ] June 8, 2017 |

By Bonnie Epstein (RIMOSA Executive Director) & Kimberly Arcand (Popular science author & RIMOSA Board member) The Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art (RIMOSA) was founded seven years ago – by local scientists, artists, parents, and educators – as a museum without walls to create exhibits and programs at the intersections of science and […]

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PVD Fest 2017 for Kidos and Families

PVD Fest 2017 for Kidos and Families

[ 0 ] May 30, 2017 |

PVD Fest takes over Providence for its third year, infusing our downtown city streets and parks with music, dance, food, art and play. The Fest is a 4 day series of free events around the city spanning June 1 through June 4 with the big bash taking place from noon into night on Saturday, June […]

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crafts

Spring Nature Crafts

Spring Nature Crafts
[ 0 ] March 23, 2016 |
We made it! The snow and colder days of Winter have finally bid us farewell and we welcome the warmer days of birds nesting and rain clouds… 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

Make a Difference This Summer

Make a Difference This Summer
[ 0 ] July 11, 2017 |
By The Rhode Island Community Food Bank Here are a couple of fun ways kids can help others during their summer vacation. Get Their Hands… 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

Fostering Empathy Through Pretend Play

Fostering Empathy Through Pretend Play
[ 0 ] January 2, 2017 |
By Suzy Letourneau and Robin Meisner, Providence Children’s Museum Providence Children’s Museum’s recently reinvented Coming to Rhode… more
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