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Honor Dr. Mr. Luther King Jr.

Honor Dr. Mr. Luther King Jr.

[ 0 ] January 12, 2017 |

BOOKS: A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. by David A. Adler,. Illustrated by Robert Casilla A good beginning book for kids age 4 – 8. The simple text celebrates the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and explains why he is a hero. The Story of Martin Luther King Jr. by Johnny Ray […]

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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 join!) – Weekly meetups, Friday mornings at Providence Public Library’s Cradles to Crayons program – Wednesday, 1/18 at Renaissance Gymanastics Academy – Wednesday, January 25th at Roger Williams Park Botanical Center It is […]

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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 Island exhibit explores history through four story galleries ­– an English colonist’s farmhouse (1640), the new Fort Adams worksite (1835), a Cape Verdean packet ship (1892) and a Dominican bodega (1961). The exhibit uses these stories to build […]

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Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids

Family Matters: Easy Fall Craft Projects for Kids
[ 0 ] October 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

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West Side Play Space Reopens in November!

West Side Play Space Reopens in November!
[ 1 ] November 1, 2016 |
There is a silver lining to the post-Halloween slump of chilly days and early nights: West Side Play Space (WSPS) is reopening its doors… more

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100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island

100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island
[ 65 ] August 25, 2017 |
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

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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

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… more
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