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NORTON: SPRING SYMPHONY CONCERT

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NORTON: SPRING SYMPHONY CONCERT

Celebrate Spring with the Wind Symphony Concert!  Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony, under the direction of Earl Raney, will present “Spring Escapades! ”  The program will feature beautiful and exciting works by Rossini, Anderson, Gershwin, Mangione, Bernstein, and others, including An Italian in Algiers Overture, Selections from Candide, Porgy and Bess Suite, New Orleans Salute, Music form “The Incredibles”, and In…

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THE BEST BIG BOOK SALE

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THE BEST BIG BOOK SALE

SPRING BOOK SALE OPENS WITH PREVIEW NIGHT AT WEAVER LIBRARY Volunteers prepare books for the annual Spring Book Sale at Weaver Library April 26-29. The Friends of the East Providence Public Library will welcome spring at Weaver Library, 41 Grove Avenue, East Providence, with its annual Spring Book Sale on Friday, April 27 and Saturday,…

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ADULT TENNIS LEAGUES: REGISTER NOW!

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ADULT TENNIS LEAGUES: REGISTER NOW!

Pawtucket Parks & Recreation Division Announces Adult Tennis Leagues The Pawtucket Parks & Recreation Division will be conducting various tennis programs at the Mike Kenny tennis courts in Slater Memorial Park this season. Adult league registrations are now being accepted on-line and at the Slater Park Office through Friday, May 25th.  To register on-line, visit the…

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BAKER SUBMITS ZONE DESIGNATIONS

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BAKER SUBMITS ZONE DESIGNATIONS

BAKER-POLITO ADMINISTRATION SUBMITS OPPORTUNITY ZONE DESIGNATIONS TO U.S. TREASURY DEPARTMENT   MA GOVERNOR BAKER Opening new channels to attract private investment to support economic growth in Massachusetts communities BOSTON, MA – Governor Charlie Baker submitted the state’s Opportunity Zone designations to the U.S. Treasury Department to encourage long-term investment in eligible Massachusetts communities. Created as part…

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SEA OTTERS BE BACK

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SEA OTTERS BE BACK

Science Writer Todd McLeish speaks on the Return of the Sea Otter      PHOTO BY TONY TRUPP             Weaver Library is proud to present science journalist Todd McLeish to discuss his new book The Return of the Sea Otter on Monday, May 7, 2018 at 7 pm.             McLeish traveled the Pacific Coast…

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PAWTUCKET PARKS AND RECREATION GOES LIVE

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PAWTUCKET PARKS AND RECREATION GOES LIVE

Pawtucket Students and Parks & Recreation Go Live   PAWTUCKET – Today, the Pawtucket Parks and Recreation Division and the Jaqueline M. Walsh School for the Arts (JMW) announced the launch of a public access television program, “JMW News Brings Pawtucket Parks & Recreation To You”. The JMW Broadcasting Club is producing the episodes, which…

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ANTIQUE POST CARD SALE

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ANTIQUE POST CARD SALE

Rhode Island Post Card Club April 29th Meeting The Rhode Island Post Card Club holds its next meeting and sale on Sunday April 29th 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. exit…

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ALL ABOUT THE SWITCH TOWER

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ALL ABOUT THE SWITCH TOWER

MAY 17th Free and open to the public.  The Attleboro Historic Preservation Society cordially invites everyone to attend their May 17th program about the history of the Switch Tower by the Attleboro Train Station.  The presentation will also include details on past, current and future preservation efforts and plans.  The program will be presented by…

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RIHS: MIDWAY MEMORIES GALA

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RIHS: MIDWAY MEMORIES GALA

R.I. Historical Society Benefit Will Celebrate State’s Amusement Parks ‘Midway Memories’ to Feature Carousel Exhibit, Penny Arcade Games, Themed Party (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) – Ask any Rhode Islander over a certain age, and they’ll tell you about weekends at Rocky Point. Some will reminisce about their favorite horse on the Crescent Park Carousel or wax nostalgic…

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ALRI: THE INTERSECTION OF ART, SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

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ALRI: THE INTERSECTION OF ART, SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

CSF SYMPOSIUM Art League Rhode Island, in collaboration with the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University will open the 3rd Annual Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorder  (“CSF”) Symposium, sponsored by the Warren Alpert Medical School, the Department of Neurosurgery at Rhode Island Hospital and the Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation, on June 15, 2018 with a new…

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