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After 10 years, a new chapter begins. Thank you for being a part of the Kidoinfo community.

After 10 years, a new chapter begins. Thank you for being a part of the Kidoinfo community.

[ 2 ] August 28, 2017 |

UPDATED NOVEMBER 20, 2017: Please note that I am pleased to announce that Kidoinfo WILL CONTINUE on under new leadership before the New Year! Stay tuned for details. You may continue submitting events to the calendar, inquire about advertising, sign up for the camp guide! I launched Kidoinfo in the spring of 2007 with a […]

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Learn more about the Family & Development Lab!

Learn more about the Family & Development Lab!

[ 0 ] August 25, 2017 |

The Family & Development Lab at Providence College—under the direction of Dr. Kelly Warmuth, Assistant Professor of Psychology—is currently recruiting families for a study exploring how family relationships influence child development. If you choose to participate, you, your spouse or partner, and your child will be asked to visit our lab (151 Sowa Hall on […]

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A Solar Eclipse: Facts, Fun, and Coffee Milk

A Solar Eclipse: Facts, Fun, and Coffee Milk

[ 1 ] August 14, 2017 |

I can remember being in elementary school on the day of a solar eclipse. My mom sent me off for the day with a kiss, my lunch box, and words I recall as: don’t look at the sun today or you’ll go blind. I’m pretty sure I walked directly home from the bus with my […]

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crafts

Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids

Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids
[ 0 ] August 1, 2017 |
We like to celebrate fall by making crafts that remind us of the season’s colors, shapes and textures or using natural materials… 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

Find food help locally

Find food help locally
[ 0 ] November 21, 2017 |
If you family needs help with food, there is a hunger hotline you can call. The USDA National Hunger Hotline can be reached at… 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

things to do

Write Rhode Island Submissions open until Dec 10

Write Rhode Island Submissions open until Dec 10
[ 0 ] December 5, 2017 |
Write Rhode Island is a short fiction competition for RI students co-created by Goat Hill and School One, an independent high school in… 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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