Category: high school age

Family History Workshop Series at Providence Public Library begins in January

Family History Workshop Series at Providence Public Library begins in January

[ 0 ] January 6, 2014 |

Learn about Using PPL’s Rhode Island Collection & Other Resources to Research Your Own Genealogy! The Providence Public Library (PPL) Rhode Island Collection is pleased to announce a Family History Workshop Series to run from January through September 2014, beginning Saturday, January 18.  Designed to be cumulative in knowledge, each workshop builds upon the last […]

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Flack’s Review)

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Flack’s Review)

[ 0 ] December 9, 2013 |

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the satisfyingly exhilarating follow-up to The Hunger Games, is easily one of the most entertaining sequels to come out of Hollywood in a long time, thanks to Jennifer Lawrence’s riveting lead performance and director Francis Lawrence’s phenomenal adaptation of Suzanne Collin’s bestselling book.

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Letters About Literature Challenge 2014

Letters About Literature Challenge 2014

[ 0 ] November 19, 2013 |

Rhode Island students in grades 4 – 12 are invited to take the Letters About Literature challenge by writing a personal letter to an admired author – someone who has written a book that has been an inspiration for change in their lives. The deadline is December 10, 2013 for grades 9-12 and January 10, 2014 for grades […]

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The AS220 Industries is expanding it’s educational offerings to include kids classes!

The AS220 Industries is expanding it’s educational offerings to include kids classes!

[ 0 ] October 9, 2013 |

First up, is Weird Cartoon Universe: Making Short Comics and Stop-Motion Animation, taught by local cartoonist and ‘zine maker Mimi Chrzanowski. Perfect for kids who want to see their drawings come to life and dance across the computer screen. Let your creativity loose, all ideas are welcome! In fact, the weirder the better! The first […]

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Providence College Women’s Hockey Day on Sunday, September 29!

Providence College Women’s Hockey Day on Sunday, September 29!

[ 0 ] September 26, 2013 |

For a behind-the-scenes look at the best-kept secret in local birthday parties, come to the Providence College Women’s Hockey Day. Designed to showcase the 2013-2014 team, here you can meet the team and tour the newly renovated Schneider Arena, including the locker rooms. Especially for young sports plays and fans, meeting the players is a […]

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Urban Pond Procession (UPP) 2013 Summer Series Send-Off

Urban Pond Procession (UPP) 2013 Summer Series Send-Off

[ 0 ] September 17, 2013 |

Celebrate the end of summer and the arrival of fall with an outdoor movie screening and launching of candlelit ice boats onto Mashapaug Pond.

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“One Kid Can!” Toolkit Helps Kids Make a Difference RI Community Food Bank to distribute free toolkits at Farmers Markets

“One Kid Can!” Toolkit Helps Kids Make a Difference RI Community Food Bank to distribute free toolkits at Farmers Markets

[ 1 ] September 15, 2013 |

Now, kids and teens who want to make a difference in their community have a free resource to help them get started.

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Family Hiking: Neutaconkanut Hill

Family Hiking: Neutaconkanut Hill

[ 0 ] August 19, 2013 |

Go it alone, or join RI Families in Nature on Sunday, August 25, as we explore this area together. Whenever I mention Neutaconkanut Hill, people usually look at me funny and then ask me two questions: “How do you say that?” and “Where is it?” Given that “the Hill” is one of my very favorite […]

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Kidoinfo Back to School Checklist

Kidoinfo Back to School Checklist

[ 1 ] August 14, 2013 |

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 […]

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AS220 2013 Foo Fest: A day (and night full) of creative fun on Saturday, August 10!

AS220 2013 Foo Fest: A day (and night full) of creative fun on Saturday, August 10!

[ 32 ] August 1, 2013 |

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 […]

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