Archive For July 31, 2016

Wings Over Vermont Air Show

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Wings Over Vermont Air Show

Wings Over Vermont Air Show Returning to Burlington Waterfront Montpelier, Vt. – Returning to the Burlington Waterfront for the first time in a decade, Wings Over Vermont will perform free air shows to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Vermont Air National Guard. Put on by the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation, two free shows…

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14th Annual Runaways 5K Runaround Road Race!

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14th Annual Runaways 5K Runaround Road Race!

5k Road Race to Benefit Community VNA Hospice Care Sunday August 7th! You are invited to run, walk or just have fun at the 14th Annual Runaways 5K Runaround Road Race! EVENT DETAILS What:   14th Annual Runways Runaround 5K Road race Presented by:  Runaways Running Club When:  Sunday August 7, 2016 Where: 43 South Washington Street,…

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Grants For Early Education Programs

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Grants For Early Education Programs

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $42 Million in Grants for Early Education Programs   Governor Charlie Baker BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today announced $42 million in grant awards for multiple initiatives that support the quality and availability of early education and care programs serving young children across the Commonwealth.    Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito  “In awarding…

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HEARTSafe Community Signs

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HEARTSafe Community Signs

HEARTSafe Community Signs Located Throughout City of Pawtucket Pawtucket – This past February, the City of Pawtucket earned its HEARTSafe Community designation by the Rhode Island Department of Health’s Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Program and the American Heart Association, Providence Affiliate. There are now signs located throughout the City promoting this fact.  “As a…

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AUDUBON RHODE ISLAND

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AUDUBON RHODE ISLAND

Fall Migration Starts Here! September 2016 Highlights from the Audubon Society of Rhode Island www.asri.org Red-tailed-Hawk-by-Ed-Hughes Learn all about local mushrooms from an expert, join the fun at Raptor Weekend or come along and discover fall migration with Audubon. Go ahead and get outside while the beautiful weather holds! Get ready! Here Come the Raptors!…

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North Attleborough’s Tenth Annual Back-To-School Shuffle

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North Attleborough’s Tenth Annual Back-To-School Shuffle

Back-to-School Events Planned for August in downtown NA Business participants are being sought Downtown Associates of North Attleborough’s tenth annual Back-to-School Shuffle and third Back-to-School Fair will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Veteran’s Park, downtown North Attleborough from 5:00 – 8:00pm.  Once again, Fisher College will be the sponsor of the event. The Back-to-School Fair is intended to be a resource…

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Teacher Appreciation Week Presented by the RIHS and Mount Vernon

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Teacher Appreciation Week Presented by the RIHS and Mount Vernon

August 15-19   Museum of Work & Culture (42 S. Main St., Woonsocket) Mary Elizabeth Robinson Research Center (121 Hope St., Providence) John Brown House Museum (52 Power St., Providence) The RIHS Partners With Mount Vernon to Host Teacher Appreciation Week Highlights Include Workshops, Tours, and Free Admission at RIHS Museums (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) – The…

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NORTON SINGERS

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NORTON SINGERS

NORTON SINGERS DASH NOMINATIONS GUYS & DOLLS Last Wednesday night, the Eastern Massachusetts Association of Community Theaters (EMACT) announced the nominees for its annual “Distinguished Achievements and Special Honors” (DASH) awards. EMACT is a prestigious organization that’s been around for 30 years, and whose membership extends from Boston to Worcester. DASH is sort of like…

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SSV Oliver Hazard Perry

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SSV Oliver Hazard Perry

Tall Ship Passes Final Tests; Teen and Family Voyages Set for Summer NEWPORT, R.I. (July 26, 2016) – The 200-foot Tall Ship SSV Oliver Hazard Perry caused heads to turn last week while she completed drills on Narragansett Bay under full sail and in brisk breezes. The drills, as well as inspections, have been required by…

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Free Professional Development Program

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Free Professional Development Program

RIHS, Coggeshall Farm Collaborate on Free Professional Development Program   (Bristol, R.I.) – Coggeshall Farm Museum and the Rhode Island Historical Society will present “Beyond Field Trips: Working With Schools,” a free professional development workshop for history, heritage, and cultural professionals, on Thursday, Aug. 11, 1pm. The event will spotlight the work of Coggeshall Farm,…

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