Ribbon-Cutting of Burnside Park ‘Imagination Station’ – August 22, 2013

In Arts, Events, Parks/Open Space by Jef Nickerson3 Comments

Ribbon-Cutting by Mayor Taveras of the new ‘Imagination Station’ in Burnside Park kicks off a day of events. Mayor Angel Taveras, the Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy and Southwest Airlines will unveil and open a new ‘Imagination Center’ in Burnside Park on Thursday, August 22. The Imagination Center, created with a grant from Southwest Airlines, will serve as a new place …

Playful Providence, September 7-9

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Children’s Museum and Partners Present ‘Playful Providence’ A Citywide Celebration of Play | September 7 – 9, 2012 PROVIDENCE, RI – The city of Providence was recently honored as a “Playful City USA” by KaBOOM!, a national non-profit dedicated to saving play for America’s children. The recognition, which honors cities and towns that make play a priority, was due in …

Play at the Park with Providence Children’s Museum!

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The Providence Children’s Museum has scheduled summer playtime events at parks throughout the city through the summer. Play at the Park with Providence Children’s Museum! PROVIDENCE, RI – This summer, Providence Children’s Museum launches a new initiative to bring playful hands-on activities to public parks across the city – part of its efforts to advocate for and raise awareness of …