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PPS Talk/Walk Series Starts Thursday

The popular “Talk the Talk, Walk the Walk” summer tours, presented by the Providence Preservation Society, kick off this Thursday in Grace Church Cemetery on Broad Street. Join us in South Providence as we visit Grace Church Cemetery. Established in 1834 by the Episcopal Diocese

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Meet Mayoral Candidates At Knight Library

(4.16) The mayoral candidates are participating in a series of three forums sponsored by PCL Friends groups and moderated by the League of Women Voters. The first event takes place this Wednesday at Knight Memorial Library. Hear what the candidates for mayor of Providence have

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“It’s A Spaceship Now” Starts At Wilbury

Providence’s youngest award-winning professional theater company, The Wilbury Theatre Group, announces it’s New Works Development program’s inaugural production, Stuart Wilson’s “It’s A Spaceship Now.” Meet Stu, a man with the heart of a child, pursuing a dream after a lifetime of slacker survival. Join him

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Urban Pond Procession

(6.1) The Urban Pond Procession (UPP) is made up of a revolving group of volunteer artists, scientists, educators and concerned citizens who are all interested in collaborating to promote the health of our urban ponds. Invite your friends and family, and get winstrol ready to

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Media Lab Experimental Music Concert

(6.1) The Media Lab students at Community MusicWorks will perform new works by composers Vic Rawlings, Geoff Mullen, and Bevin Kelley, who has a “commissioned piece for a viagra for sale bunch of cellos, some violas, a violin or two, a trombone, clarinet, projection and

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Intro To Urban Chickens At SCLT

(3.16) A single hen can lay about five eggs per week. Learn about urban chicken farming at the first Plant Providence workshop of the 2013 growing season next Saturday. Join Dan Sheehan, one of SCLT’s community gardeners, and his hens to learn about what it

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SCLT Spring Kickoff

(3.2) The Southside Community Land Trust invites the public to its 4th Annual Urban Agriculture Spring Kickoff on Saturday. This will be a food-growing event that gets community members geared up for the coming growing season. It will be hosted at the Roger Williams Park

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Broad Street Farmers’ Market Opens

(7.7) From Farm Fresh Rhode Island: The Broad Street Market celebrates its 10th year in Providence’s South Side. Join us for opening day at the “Elmwood Neighborhood Festival and Play Street.” We’re blocking off the street next to the market for a day of music,

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Urban Pond Procession

(6.9) Check out the fifth annual Urban Pond Procession. This year the festivities include performances by Gorham Crazed Robotic Divers of Mashapaug Pond, Big Nazo, Vessel Hat Brigade and students from Nathan Bishop Middle School playing homemade instruments. This year, the Procession will be held

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Urban Chickens Workshop

(3.24) The second workshop of the 2012 season over at Southside Community Land Trust (SCLT) focuses on raising chickens at home. SCLT Program Director (and savvy chicken keeper) Leo Pollock will go over all the chicken care basics and different kinds of coops one can

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Composting 101 — SCLT

(3.21) The famous Plant Providence workshops at the Southside Community Land Trust are starting up. Today learn about composting at the City Farm. The workshop will feature a classroom based lesson on composting basics from 5:30pm to 6:15pm at the SCLT office (109 Somerset) and

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Composting 101 At Botanical Center Saturday

Head over to the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center today and learn how to get started with compost. The Southside Community Land Trust will host. Interested in compost but don’t know how or where to start? Southside Community Land Trust is hosting a free workshop

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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular At RW Zoo

The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Roger Williams Park Zoo runs through October 31. What’s new this year? The theme of this year’s show will be “A Journey Around the World.” It will include scenes from the Seven Wonders of the World (Taj Mahal, the pyramids

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Nature Conservancy Breakfast — Meet New Director

The Nature Conservancy of Rhode Island will hold its third annual State Director Breakfast this Friday at City Farm in Providence, an opportunity to meet its recently appointed director, Terry Sullivan. Check out their page “Top Five Must-See Migrations in Rhode Island” including the awesome

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Chicken Care And Coop Building

Learn how to become a responsible and successful egg wrangler. Last fall the Providence City Council passed a new ordinance allowing city residents to keep up to six hens (depending on the size of the lot). But how to get started? Head over to City