Go it alone, or join RI Families in Nature on Saturday, November 16, as we explore this area together. The Nature Conservancy’s Carter Preserve boasts more than 5 miles of well-marked hiking trails through rare pitch pine and scrub oak forests and a 35 acre grassland. As one of the largest protected areas in RI, […]
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Join award-winning musicians and storytellers Bill Harley and Keith Munslow as they spin their magic at the “Sing Away Hunger” family concert to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank on Saturday, November 16. The musicians and their band of merry music-makers will perform two shows, at 11 am and 2 pm, at the Lincoln School […]
RI Festival of Children’s Books & Authors Saturday, October 19 from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm Lincoln School – 301 Butler Avenue, Providence, RI Rhode Island may be the smallest state, but it boasts one of the best book festivals in the nation. Thousands of people come to the Book Festival each year to meet […]
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 […]
By Cristina M DiChiera If you have a child between six and ten years old, be sure to take them one of these upcoming Picture Book 101 Workshops: October 8 & October 15 at 3:45pm, Weaver Library, East Providence (401-434-2453) October 9 at 4-6pm, Knight Memorial Library, Providence (401-467-2625) December 9 at 6:30-7:45pm, Cranston Public […]
Celebrate the end of summer and the arrival of fall with an outdoor movie screening and launching of candlelit ice boats onto Mashapaug Pond.
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 […]