Archive For March 31, 2016

“Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home”

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“Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home”

Harvard Book Store presents Juliette Kayyem Join us at Harvard Book Store on Thursday, April 7th at 7:00pm, when homeland security expert and advisor Juliette Kayyem discusses her book Security Mom: An Unclassified Guide to Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home. Learn more here. A book signing will follow the discussion. Can’t make it to the event? Order a signed…

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Chorus of Westerly

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Chorus of Westerly

The Chorus of Westerly Children in Concert   The Chorus of Westerly presents a special concert event featuring the children and teenage singers of the Chorus on Friday, April 8, 2016 at 6pm. The spotlights will burn bright at the George Kent Performance Hall for the youth singers as they perform a program of folk…

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BAY VIEW ACADEMY

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BAY VIEW ACADEMY

BAY VIEW ACADEMY TEACHER FEATURED IN NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH PUBLICATION  Marion Wrye East Providence, RI – Marion Wrye (East Providence, RI), a Bay View Academy Upper School English teacher, has been published in the March 2016 edition of English Journal, a publication by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). In…

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Audubon Environmental Education Center

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Audubon Environmental Education Center

Citizens Bank Free Family Fun Day Audubon Environmental Education Center Bristol, RI Photo credit Hali J. Sowle April 2, 2016 9:00 am – 5:00 pm  Admission to the Audubon Society of Rhode Island’s Environmental Education Center will be free on the first Saturday of every month, courtesy of a grant from Citizens Bank. Families can…

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Bristol County Sheriff’s Office

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Bristol County Sheriff’s Office

Bristol County Sheriff’s Office welcomes new technology to keep inmates, staff safe NEW BEDFORD – Deep inside one of the oldest jails and lock-up facilities in the world is the newest technology in keeping inmates and staff safe. Cellsense, a portable device that provides full-body searches of inmates to detect concealed contraband, is being used…

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Attleboro Travel Franchise Changes Name To Dream Vacations

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Attleboro Travel Franchise Changes Name To Dream Vacations

Travel agency previously operated as CruiseOne® Sharon Savage Hunt  Attleboro, Mass. (March 26, 2016) – Franchisee Sharon (Savage) Hunt, based in Attleboro, has recently changed the name of her CruiseOne franchise as part of a corporate franchise initiative that is reinvesting in the travel brand’s growth, speaking to all types of vacation experiences, not just…

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Weaver Library

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Weaver Library

Fall in Love with Poetry at the Weaver Library Stephen Collins  East Providence, RI – Acclaimed for his one-man show as the poet Walt Whitman, Massachusetts-based performer and teacher Stephen Collins returns to Weaver Library to lead three poetry classes on Friday mornings, April 1st, April 15th, and April 29th at 10am. Collins’ classes will feature the work…

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Celebrate National Arbor Day

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Celebrate National Arbor Day

Celebrate National Arbor Day by Planting Trees Receive 10 Free Shade Trees by Joining the Arbor Day Foundation Tulip Tree National Arbor Day is Friday, April 29, this year, and the Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for anyone to celebrate the annual tree-planting holiday. Join the Foundation in April and receive 10 free…

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The Pawtucket Foundation

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The Pawtucket Foundation

The Pawtucket Foundation to hold 13th Awards Celebration, April 5, 2016 Michael Horan, Gary Furtado and Pamela Hughes will be honored with awards at grand event on April 5 2016, at the Pawtucket Armory (Pawtucket, RI) March 21, 2016 – The Pawtucket Foundation 13th Annual Awards Celebration will be held Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at the Pawtucket…

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Rhode Island’s Historic Blackstone River Valley

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Rhode Island’s Historic Blackstone River Valley

Suggested Events for the Weekend April 2-3, 2016   EXPERIENCE RENEWAL OVER EARLY SPRING WEEKEND IN NEW NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK  Springtime is often called the season of renewal and revitalization. Over the April 2-3 weekend Rhode Island’s Blackstone River Valley is your destination to discover rejuvenation. This new National Historical Park, located in the heart…

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