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The Teal Pumpkin Project

The Teal Pumpkin Project

[ 0 ] October 19, 2015 |

This Halloween, FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) is encouraging food allergy families to start a new tradition: painting a pumpkin teal and placing it on your porch as a sign to other families managing food allergies that you have non-food treats available at your home. Your teal pumpkin is also a way to raise awareness […]

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The Rhode Island Family Hiking Guide & Journal

The Rhode Island Family Hiking Guide & Journal

[ 1 ] October 13, 2015 |

Whether you are experienced hikers or totally new to the trails, The Rhode Island Family Hiking Guide and Journal has everything you need to help you prepare for and enjoy exploring the great outdoors with children of all ages and abilities. The 42 family-friendly hikes include short, stroller-friendly walks as well as longer, more rugged excursions throughout Rhode […]

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THE LAND: A Film and Conversation About Risk and Adventure Play

THE LAND: A Film and Conversation About Risk and Adventure Play

[ 0 ] October 8, 2015 |

By Megan Fischer, Interim Executive Director, Providence Children’s Museum Providence Children’s Museum and Providence Children’s Film Festival proudly partner to present the Providence premiere of “The Land” – a powerful 2015 documentary short film about the nature of play and risk – on Thursday, October 22 from 6:30 – 8:00 PM at Providence Children’s Museum (100 South […]

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Host a Snow Party for kids: Books, Craft, Science, Food and Fun

Host a Snow Party for kids: Books, Craft, Science, Food and Fun
[ 3 ] January 29, 2016 |
We have decided to celebrate the magic of snow (and lack of the white stuff in the northeast) by hosting a Snow Party - complete with… more

new parents

The Importance of Developmental Screenings for the Early Years

The Importance of Developmental Screenings for the Early Years
[ 0 ] December 10, 2014 |
What is Developmental Screening? The first five years of your child’s life are the most important years for physical, emotional, and… more

food

100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island

100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island
[ 62 ] January 31, 2016 |
Consider 100 things to do with kids in Rhode Island, Kidoinfo's Bucket List, filled with things to do with your children before they grow… more

tech

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code
[ 3 ] February 2, 2016 |
In 1984, 37% of all computer science graduates were women, but today that number is just 18%. 20% of AP Computer Science test-takers are… more

home work balance

Home Work: Diane Jennings

Home Work: Diane Jennings
[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |
Join us today as we meet one of my favorite local Moms, Diane Jennings of Luca Boutique. Luca has quickly become my go to place for… more

things to do

NEW! Homeschool Water Exploration

NEW! Homeschool Water Exploration
[ 0 ] January 7, 2016 |
By Providence Children’s Museum       Kids think, experiment and problem solve as they try different hands-on activities… more

child development

What-a-majig? Rigamajig!

What-a-majig? Rigamajig!
[ 0 ] March 9, 2015 |
By Megan Fischer, Interim Director, Providence Children’s Museum This month at Providence Children’s Museum, invent creative… more
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