FREE Playful Providence events are happening at parks and recreation venues across the city. Kidoinfo is proud to help sponsor this amazing playful celebration again this year. Click here to download schedule. For the second consecutive year, The City of Providence has been named a “Playful City.” This designation from KaBOOM!, a national non-profit dedicated […]
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Local Providence dad made a rock climbing wall on the side of his cinderblock garage.
The opening of the Imagination Center kicks off our Imagination Week – a week to let your imagination soar through creative writing, drawing, and play! Here is the Imagination Week schedule. Download brochure PDF. MON 8/26 11 AM – 2 PM: Open Air Reading Room with Book-making for the Book Show, Thurs 4:30 pm! (Come […]
The Imagination Center Opens in Burnside Park on August 22! A new place for family-friendly activities!
Mayor Angel Taveras, the Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy and Southwest Airlines will unveil and open a new “Imagination Center” in Burnside Park on Thursday, August 22, 2013. The Imagination Center, part of Southwest Airlines’ community outreach efforts, will serve as a new place for family-friendly activities within Burnside Park. We look forward to this fabulous addition […]
Celebrate local author (and Kidoinfo contributor) Elyse Major and the success of her first book Tinkered Treasures, with a Book Party held at the vibrant retail and interior design shop, Kreatelier on Hope Street in Providence, Rhode Island.
My kids asked me to hide their new school supplies because they’re not ready to think beyond summer yet. But the transition from the lazy days of summer to the fall routine is always smother (and cheaper) with some pre-planning and shopping now. Kidoinfo Back to School Checklist Medical records: Most schools require an immunization […]
Kidoinfo has 20 tickets to give away to 2013 Foo Fest. Want a chance to win? Tell us your kid’s favorite band/artist in the comments below. We’ll randomly select 10 winners on Wed., August 7th at Noon. Foo Fest, AS220′s annual summertime block party bash, returns to Empire Street in downtown Providence on Saturday, August […]
Rhode Island’s Land Trusts challenge you to discover the state’s special places – over 60 guided walks, family festivals and other activities during August and September Bring a friend and join one or more of the 60 guided walks and events through the scenic views, green spaces, and working farms that are Rhode Island’s 47 […]
Awesome youth art making opportunities! AS220 is expanding their course offerings to include classes for children. Printshop instructor Kara Dunne will be teaching two silkscreen classes in the Printshop in July, one for children ages 8-12 and another for teens. Students will learn the basics of screen printing and be able to print their own […]