Archive For March 20, 2019

EARTHTALK: REFORESTING THE WORLD

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EARTHTALK: REFORESTING THE WORLD

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine   Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that China and other nations have gone gangbusters with reforestation projects that are ambitious enough to have a significant impact on cutting carbon emissions. Why aren’t we also doing this here in the U.S.? — Mickie Infurcia, Hamden, CT   A recent…

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6TH ANNUAL SPRING BREAK

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6TH ANNUAL SPRING BREAK

Community VNA to host 6th Annual Spring Break, a benefit to support free community programs and services.       Registration is now open for Community VNA’s 6th Annual Spring Break to be held Sunday, April 28th from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM at Lakeview Pavilion, 45 Lakeview Road, Foxborough, MA. Guest will enjoy a delicious brunch, raffles and silent…

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RHODE ISLAND STATE ARCHIVES

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RHODE ISLAND STATE ARCHIVES

Building a Better Future for the Rhode Island State Archives   The Rhode Island State Archives is home to more than 10 million letters, photographs, and important state documents that form a permanent, tangible record of Rhode Island’s rich history. As one of the original 13 colonies, many of these documents are one-of-a kind and irreplaceable, such as an…

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RHODE ISLAND QUAHOG WEEK

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RHODE ISLAND QUAHOG WEEK

4th ANNUAL RHODE ISLAND QUAHOG WEEK KICKS OFF MARCH 25TH   Participating restaurants and markets across the state will offer specials featuring Rhode Island’s favorite clam   PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Seafood Marketing Collaborative, chaired by the Department of Environmental Management (DEM), announces that the 4th annual Quahog Week returns March 25 – March 31.  The…

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THE SWINGLES AT KENT HALL

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THE SWINGLES AT KENT HALL

2019 Kent Hall Masters Series Presents The Swingles  The Chorus of Westerly welcomes to Westerly’s Kent Hall the five-time Grammy® winning ensemble, The Swingles (formerly called The Swingle Singers), on Sunday, March 31, at 4 pm. The performance is part of the 2018-19 Kent Hall Masters Series in this the historic 60thseason of the Chorus.  Tickets…

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ATTLEBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY

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ATTLEBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Free: Women in World Jazz Concert! Saturday, April 13, from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Marble Lobby   Women In World   Jazz  (https://www.reverbnation.com/womeninworldjazz) brings together women of different nationalities with extensive experience in performance and education. The music is easy to relate to, diverse, and engaging.   All members of the group are…

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ASPARAGUS FEST IS BACK

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ASPARAGUS FEST IS BACK

2ND ANNUAL ASPARAGUS FEST TO BE HELD AT FOUR TOWN FARM MAY 4TH  Farm Fresh RI fundraiser celebrates the start of local growing season with the arrival of asparagus! Farm Fresh Rhode Island is reprising its newest local food event for a second year on May 4, 2019,  in celebration of the beginning of the local growing…

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QUONSET WELCOMES TAYLOR FARMS

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QUONSET WELCOMES TAYLOR FARMS

Quonset Welcomes Taylor Farms, 250 New Jobs Taylor Farms is a leading producer throughout the U.S. of healthy fresh foods, including prepared salads, and fresh vegetable snacks. The company recently purchased a 107,000-sq-ft, prepared foods facility at Quonset Business Park, with operations expected to begin in late spring of 2019.   This addition to the Park…

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EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN OF THE EAST BAY

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EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN OF THE EAST BAY

EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN OF THE EAST BAY An Exhibition of Images, Artifacts and Biographies   Visitors of all ages are invited to Linden Place Mansion this March and the Edward King House in April to view a special exhibition that recognizes and celebrates sixty women who have made a difference in their communities – Barrington, Bristol,…

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WOMR: PARTY AUCTION CELEBRATION

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WOMR: PARTY AUCTION CELEBRATION

WOMR Throws a Party and Auction to Celebrate its 37thBirthday  Celebration takes place at the Schoolhouse Center for the Arts on April 14th, and everyone’s invited.   Provincetown, MA –  On Sunday, April 14th from 2:00 to 6:00 pm, WOMR, Cape Cod’s community radio, will present a joint birthday party and auction at the former Eastern Schoolhouse,…

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