Calendar

May
22
Tue
Book Sale @ Knight Memorial Library
May 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Over 4000 books in practically every genre for your reading pleasure plus LPs, CDs, DVDs, games and more!
Check us out. Proceeds go to support our deserving Knight Memorial Library.
Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser for our Community for Graffiti Wipes @ Elmwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
May 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Take out spaghetti supper

Fundraiser for our Community for graffiti wipes

May 22, 2018

4pm to 7pm

Includes spaghetti, meatballs, bread, salad and

dessert.

At Elmwood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

225 Elmwood Ave, Providence RI 02907

Tickets $7.00 adult,  $5.00 Children

Special Package Deal $20.00 includes 2 adults 2 children

Email any requests in advance to kmorin@hcltdri.com and we will have your meal ready​

Designing Innovation: The Gorham Manufacturing Company, American Silver 1850-1970 @ RISD Museum's Metcalf Auditorium
May 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The RISD Museum is preparing for the Spring 2019 exhibition Designing Innovation: TheGorham Manufacturing Company, American Silver 1850-1970. It will explore the company’s history, design and production processes, and marketing initiatives, as well as the objects’ cultural contexts.

 

As part of the exhibition and programming development, the Museum is hosting a gathering of community members to celebrate the wealth of stories, projects, research, and experiences related to the Gorham Manufacturing Company and its place in Rhode Island’s communities. We invite you to share your specific experience and perspectives with us and other community members including former Gorham employees, neighbors, artists, and historians on Tuesday, May 22, 5-8 pm at the RISD Museum’s MetcalfAuditorium.
Together we will explore Gorham’s place in terms of manufacturing and design, artistic influences, labor and environment, and the company’s impact on our communities, city, and state. We also welcome interested individuals who might not have specific experiences to share but have an interest in this topic.

 

Please RSVP by Monday, May 14, contributing a short description about your experience, knowledge, or history with Gorham in the form below. We invite you to share your story by giving a brief, informal talk (no more than five minutes) at the gathering on Tuesday, May 22.

 

We look forward to your contribution, and to our conversation together. Please contact us with any questions (dclemons@risd.edu, 401-454-6530).
Community MusicWorks End-of-Year Student Gala
May 22 @ 6:00 pm

Join us in celebrating our students’ accomplishments and our graduating seniors in this year-end performance event.

May
23
Wed
ECAS Theatre, FirstWorks and Mayor Elorza PVDFest Kickoff
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join Mayor ElorzaFirstWorks and ECAS Theater to begin the event of the year in Providence! Refreshments, snacks and good cheer! Host: Francis Parra

Regular Meeting – Port of Providence @ Community Room at the Community Preparatory School
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

For the month of May SPNA will hold its next regular meeting next Wednesday, May 23rd, from 6pm until 8pm, in the Community Room at the Community Preparatory School, located near the intersection of Somerset Street & Prairie Avenue in Providence. At this meeting SPNA will host a discussion with Cristina Cabrera from the Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island in collecting neighborhood feedback on environmental issues with the Port of Providence and its environmental impacts on our neighborhood. In addition, feedback & other relevant information will be provided regarding a Stakeholder’s meeting with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) about the Port of Providence. This is an excellent opportunity for neighbors to partake in an open, inclusive dialogue on such a very important topic. SPNA will not have a meeting on Thursday, May 24th.

May
24
Thu
Book Sale @ Knight Memorial Library
May 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Over 4000 books in practically every genre for your reading pleasure plus LPs, CDs, DVDs, games and more!
Check us out. Proceeds go to support our deserving Knight Memorial Library.
Friends of Peace and Plenty Park Meeting @ Peace and Plenty Park
May 24 @ 6:30 pm
Both the Earth Day and Wheeler School park service were successful with 79 people coming out to, not only, keep our park beautiful
but to it keep our park clean, friendly and safe for all to enjoy.
As usual, there is more to do, so we will be starting our meeting with spreading new fibar mulch in the play areas. We have lots to discuss, especially the upcoming summer programming along with a few park betterment items.

 

May
29
Tue
Book Sale @ Knight Memorial Library
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Over 4000 books in practically every genre for your reading pleasure plus LPs, CDs, DVDs, games and more!
Check us out. Proceeds go to support our deserving Knight Memorial Library.
May
31
Thu
Book Sale @ Knight Memorial Library
May 31 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Over 4000 books in practically every genre for your reading pleasure plus LPs, CDs, DVDs, games and more!
Check us out. Proceeds go to support our deserving Knight Memorial Library.