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Celebrate Earth Day 2013!  Take to the Trails for a Week of Free Guided Walks at Wildlife Refuges Across Rhode Island

Celebrate Earth Day 2013! Take to the Trails for a Week of Free Guided Walks at Wildlife Refuges Across Rhode Island

[ 0 ] April 11, 2013 |

Explore those wild places around Rhode Island that are only accessible by foot! Audubon is offering a weeklong schedule (April 14 – 22, 2013) of FREE guided walks at wildlife refuges across the state and in nearby Massachusetts. There are programs to suit all ages, interests, and capabilities. It’s a fun, free celebration of planet Earth.

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Providence Earth Day Spring Cleaning 2013

Providence Earth Day Spring Cleaning 2013

[ 0 ] April 10, 2013 |

Join the “Superheroes of Trash” on April 22 to clean up Providence!

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A Day of Adventure on a Rhode Island Bike Path

A Day of Adventure on a Rhode Island Bike Path

[ 1 ] April 9, 2013 |

One of the ways my family enjoys the outdoors is to spend a day on a bike path. You don’t have to just ride one way and ride back. The bike paths connect us to many places to discover and beautiful sights to see. Rhode Island’s bike paths lead to parks, playgrounds, beaches, nature trails, downtown areas and carousels. The possibilities are many and the fun is mostly free.

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crafts

Love is in the Air!

Love is in the Air!
[ 0 ] February 8, 2015 |
Since our local elementary school has tightened food rules to restrict giving candy etc, we have been trying to think up some easy ideas… more

new parents

The Importance of Developmental Screenings for the Early Years

The Importance of Developmental Screenings for the Early Years
[ 0 ] December 10, 2014 |
What is Developmental Screening? The first five years of your child’s life are the most important years for physical, emotional, and… more

food

Snow more: Cabin fever suggestions for you and your littles

Snow more: Cabin fever suggestions for you and your littles
[ 1 ] February 19, 2015 |
As the parent of two active children, we are, like many of you, finding this winter a long event. My kids are 6.5 and 18 months old and so… more

tech

“Girls Who Code” Club at PCL Will Target Gender Gap in Computer Technology Careers

“Girls Who Code” Club at PCL Will Target Gender Gap in Computer Technology Careers
[ 0 ] January 14, 2015 |
State’s Only Public Club Will Offer Instruction in Coding, App Building, Game Design and More Providence Community Library (PCL) will… more

home work balance

Home Work: Diane Jennings

Home Work: Diane Jennings
[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |
Join us today as we meet one of my favorite local Moms, Diane Jennings of Luca Boutique. Luca has quickly become my go to place for… more

things to do

What-a-majig? Rigamajig!

What-a-majig? Rigamajig!
[ 0 ] March 9, 2015 |
By Megan Fischer, Interim Director, Providence Children’s Museum This month at Providence Children’s Museum, invent creative… more

child development

Teaching children to manage boredom will serve as life skill

Teaching children to manage boredom will serve as life skill
[ 0 ] July 14, 2014 |
There are plenty of ways to teach kids to conquer boredom but first we need to provide an opportunity for them to get bored. Many of… more
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