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YOUTH HUNTERS INVITED TO FREE WILD TURKEY MENTORED HUNT THIS SPRING

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YOUTH HUNTERS INVITED TO FREE WILD TURKEY MENTORED HUNT THIS SPRING

A MENTORED HUNT PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with The Light Foundation, will offer the first Mentored Youth Wild Turkey Hunt in Rhode Island this spring. The two-day event is open to youths ages 12 to 15.   The program kicks off on Friday, April 24, at Addieville East Farm…

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THE BOSTON MASSACRE: A FAMILY HISTORY

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THE BOSTON MASSACRE: A FAMILY HISTORY

The Boston Massacre: A Family History     Talk at the Newport Historical Society with Author Serena Zabin Newport, RI – Join the Newport Historical Society for a talk with Professor Serena Zabin, author of The Boston Massacre: A Family History on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 5:30pm at the Leatherman Program Center, 82 Touro Street, Newport,…

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RHODE ISLAND POST CARD CLUB

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RHODE ISLAND POST CARD CLUB

Rhode Island Post Card Club February 23rd Meeting   The Rhode Island Post Card Club holds its next meeting and sale on Sunday February 23rd from 9 AM to 2 PM at the Knights of Columbus, 15 Bassett Street in North Providence. The hall is easily accessible from Route 146. Take the Mineral Spring Ave….

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ATTLEBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY

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ATTLEBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Film Screening: Miss Representation       Monday, March 30, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Balfour Room   In honor of Women’s History Month, and with the help of our new streaming service Kanopy, we will be screening the award-winning documentary Miss Representation, directed by Jennifer Siebel Newsom. “Like drawing back a curtain to let…

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GALLERY VIEW

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GALLERY VIEW

Gallery view – Spring Show at T.F. Green’s GREEN SPACE Art Gallery     The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) announced today a new art exhibition on display at GREEN SPACE Gallery at TF Green Airport.  The first GREEN SPACE exhibition of 2020 features works by Shaun Rock and Brenda Wrigley Scott…

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TEN MILE WATERSHED RAMBLES

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TEN MILE WATERSHED RAMBLES

SWEEDEN SWAMP AND THE WATERSHED By Don Doucette   Cardi’s South Attleboro is surrounded by Sweeden Swamp. Before the construction of Route 95 through South Attleboro at the Rhode Island line, Mendon Avenue (northern Bucklin Brook Watershed) in Pawtucket and Mendon Road in South Attleboro were commonly connected as a through street from Benefit Street,…

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LET’S HELP REMEMBRANCE HILL CARRIAGES. PLEASE.

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LET’S HELP REMEMBRANCE HILL CARRIAGES. PLEASE.

Evolution & Remembrance Hill Fire Recovery   Campaign Description Equi Evolution & Remembrance Hill Carriages Suffer Devastating Loss Equi Evolution is an equine-facilitated learning program offering therapeutic mental health services and equine-assisted activities. Our program is run at Remembrance Hill Carriages, a beautiful 6-acre horse farm on Slater St. in Rehoboth, MA.    Just after…

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POWER PLANT EMISSION REDUCTIONS

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POWER PLANT EMISSION REDUCTIONS

Massachusetts Leads Power-Plant Emission Reductions in U.S.   Laura Rosbrow-Telem-Commonwealth News Service BOSTON — The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative has lowered power-plant emissions dramatically in the Northeast, and Massachusetts can take a lot of credit for it. RGGI sets a carbon cap, and has helped reduce power-plant emissions by close to 50% over a decade in…

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RHODE ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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RHODE ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Local Project Joins the National Park Service’s African American Civil Rights Network    New Curriculum Units and online exhibits based on research from RIBHS, RIHPHC, and RIHS about African heritage civil rights in Rhode Island available online for free PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Rhode Island Historical Society (RIHS), the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society (RIBHS),…

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MASSASOIT COMMUNITY COLLEGE

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MASSASOIT COMMUNITY COLLEGE

MASSASOIT: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tickets are going fast for Beauty and the Beast    Buy Tickets Now    Massasoit Community College uses Vendini for ticketing, marketing, and box office management. Massasoit Community College – 1 Massasoit Blvd. , Brockton, MA, 02302, (508) 588-9100 x 1982

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