Archive For August 31, 2017

ART LEAGUE OF RHODE ISLAND

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ART LEAGUE OF RHODE ISLAND

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 28, 5:30-8:00pm VETs Gallery, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI Over 400 entries were submitted in this international open-juried exhibition curated by Rachel Brask and juried by Abigail Newbold, Director of Exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston. Fifty works were selected and will be exhibiting at the VETs…

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LTE: GOVERNOR GINA RAIMONDO

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LTE: GOVERNOR GINA RAIMONDO

A Stronger, Regional Approach to Climate Change Friends – As a coastal state, Rhode Island is uniquely vulnerable to climate change. Earlier today, I took executive action and endorsed a stronger, regional approach to fight the climate crisis and expand the green economy. The proposed expansion of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) – which…

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MUSEUM MUSIC OF RHODE ISLAND

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MUSEUM MUSIC OF RHODE ISLAND

Sunday, Oct. 22 at 5:30 pm Gala Opening Concert at the RISD Museum Dear Friends, Some 51 years ago, Museum Concerts presented our first performances in the Grand Gallery of the Museum at the Rhode Island School of Design. Just as Old Master paintings must be displayed publicly to be appreciated, we feel it is…

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PAF: CURTAIN UP

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PAF: CURTAIN UP

Pawtucket Arts Festival Opening Night Curtain Up! Honors Pawtucket Arts Visionary and Artist Morris Nathanson Curtain Up Friday, September 8 7 – 10 PM $35 Help us celebrate PAF and Morris Nathanson. Get your tickets now! Dearest Friends of the Pawtucket Arts Festival, PAF raises the curtain on its 19th annual season with a fundraising…

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EFORALL SOUTH COAST

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EFORALL SOUTH COAST

Wild card presenter takes top prize at the first ever EforAll South Coast outdoor Pitch Contest.                         New Bedford, MA– On Saturday, August 19th, EforAll South Coast held its first ever outdoor Pitch Contest during the 3rd Eye Open Event at the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, featuring ideas from all aspects of business…

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FAKE REASONS FOR RI TRUCK TOLLS

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FAKE REASONS FOR RI TRUCK TOLLS

GBN Mocks RIDOT Call for Trucker Bans on Secondary Roads RIDOT Giving Fake Reason For Decree, Political Bullies Providence, RI – After Rhode Islanders witnessed a partial solar eclipse, the Gaspee Business Network today lauds the decision of the State Traffic Commission in seeing through the RI Department of Transportation’s “total eclipse of the truth” in…

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4TH ANNUAL DESIGN WEEK RI

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4TH ANNUAL DESIGN WEEK RI

4TH Annual DESIGN WEEK RI Set to Launch With More Than 55 Events Scheduled DESIGNxRI¹s signature event showcases the talent, innovation and impact of RI designers   The 4th annual DESIGN WEEK RI will kick off on September 13 and run through September 24, 2017 for 12 days of highly curated events showcasing the talent,…

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INTERFAITH CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE CHANGE

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INTERFAITH CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE CHANGE

10th Annual Interfaith Conference on Climate Change:   Transforming Prayers into Passionate Action Featuring Tim DeChristopher, a prominent leader in the Climate Justice movement with the music of Bryan Cahall What? Enjoy a delicious dinner, network with climate change enthusiasts, and take local climate action all in one evening! Our educational conference will inspire immediate climate action…

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THE STEEL YARD

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THE STEEL YARD

Steel Yard to Gift 16 Cities and Towns with Free Artistic Bike Racks!   August 24th, 2017- Providence, RI- The Steel Yard’s Public Projects Team announces the first installation of free artistic bike racks made through “Bike Racks for Rhode Island”, the Steel Yard’s multi-faceted project funded through a PeopleForBikes Coalition Community Grant. 35 colorful bike…

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PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

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PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Exhibit Goes Out with a Roar: Imperial Lion Dance Team Providence Children’s Museum Friday, August 25 August 23, 2017 Providence, RI…Providence Children’s Museum will host the Imperial Lion Dance Team from Worcester, MA on Friday, August 25, 2017, during our MetLife Family Friday- Free at Five! in celebration of the closing of our traveling exhibit,…

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