Archive For December 11, 2018

“TAKE THE PLUNGE”

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“TAKE THE PLUNGE”

Winter Greetings! Calling All Penguins:   We’re less than one month away from the 43rd Annual Penguin Plunge, which will be held on January 1st at Roger Wheeler State Beach . Registration begins at 10:00 am, Plunge at 12 NOON! This event has been a family tradition for thousands of Rhode Islanders. There’s never been…

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TAUNTON MA: REGIONAL CO-OP CELEBRATION

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TAUNTON MA: REGIONAL CO-OP CELEBRATION

SONS OF ITALY GIVE SEASONS’ JOY TO TAUNTON-AREA ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES North Dighton —On December 5th, The Order of Sons of Italy in America® Peter B. Gay Lodge #540 hosted its 13th annual holiday party for consumers and staff at CO-OP, a local non-profit agency supporting individuals with developmental and other disabilities. The party kicked off…

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BRISTOL RI: WINDHARP IN CONCERT

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BRISTOL RI: WINDHARP IN CONCERT

New Year’s Eve Weekend Concert with Windharp   On Friday, December 28 at 7:30pm, round out your holiday festivities and begin your New Year’s weekend with an intimate musical performance by RI’s own folk group, Windharp.    WINDHARP is a quartet of two women and two men who sing in rich four-part harmony.  When not singing acapella,…

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PAWTUCKET RI: SING-DANCE-PLAY ALONG

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PAWTUCKET RI: SING-DANCE-PLAY ALONG

Holiday Music Program with Mr. Rowland Children’s Library Pawtucket   Thursday, December 20, 2018 Holiday Music program 10:30-11:15  AM Families with young children (babies to age 8) are invited for a holiday musical jam session. Bring a friend and get ready to sing and dance to lively holiday tunes. Children can even play along on a…

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CELTIC CHRISTMAS CONCERT RETURNS

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CELTIC CHRISTMAS CONCERT RETURNS

The Robbie O’Connell Celtic Christmas Concert Returns to Linden Place Mansion   ROSE CLANCY AND ROBBIE O’CONNELL Linden Place Mansion will cross the musical sea on Friday, December 14th at 7:30 p.m. with The Robbie O’Connell Celtic Christmas, a concert honoring both the holidays and winter solstice. This concert is a celebration of the holiday season in…

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WARREN RI: HOPE& MAIN USDA GRANT

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WARREN RI: HOPE& MAIN USDA GRANT

STATE’S PREMIER CULINARY INCUBATOR, HOPE & MAIN, RECEIVES $178,000 USDA GRANT TO INCREASE ACCESS TO LOCAL FOOD Non-Profit Earns Competitive Grant for Unique National Model that Drives Both Supply and Demand for Rhode Island Made Product   Warren, RI – Hope & Main opened its doors as a start-up of start-ups and an engine of…

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RI BUSINESS PLAN WINNERS

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RI BUSINESS PLAN WINNERS

PROPOSAL FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLE MOBILE CHARGING SYSTEM WINS ANNUAL ELEVATOR PITCH CONTEST PROVIDENCE –  A plan to promote electric vehicle use with an on-call, mobile charging system, proposed by Joey Asbel, of Newport, a Brown University undergraduate, won the annual Elevator Pitch Contest held last night by the Rhode Island Business Competition.   Asbel and nine other…

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ATTLEBORO HISTORIC PRESERVATION SOCIETY

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ATTLEBORO HISTORIC PRESERVATION SOCIETY

JANUARY 17, 2019 Free and open to the public.  Please join the Attleboro Historic Preservation Society on January 17, 6:45 PM at the Attleboro Area Industrial Museum, 42 Union St, Attleboro, MA as we open the archives and share before and after photographs and stories from the Attleboro area.  See how many you can guess! …

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