Category Archives: Events

Observatory group meeting discusses concerns about neighborhood

The Observatory Neighborhood Association has held its second organizational meeting and discussed local concerns with members of the city administration as well as elected representatives. According to minutes provided by Ruth Breindel, the meeting chair, the group convened at 7 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Rochambeau library branch and the main topics were parking hazards, […]

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Upcoming Meeting on crime for East Side residents

Meeting for East Side residents with Mayor Elorza and other prominent city officials WHEN: Monday, November 16th at 6:00pm WHERE: Nathan Bishop Middle Auditorium Cheryl Simmons has arranged a meeting with Mayor Jorge Elorza and other prominent City officials to discuss crime issues on the East Side. Panelists will include: Mayor Jorge Elorza Chief Operating […]

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Come and play on Hope Street

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Neighborhood animals invited to blessing

All Summit and visiting pets are invited to the Blessing of the Animals at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 3 at the Church of the Redeemer, 655 Hope St. The church, which has been the gracious host of the Summit Neighborhood Association’s annual yard sale for years, welcomes all animals and their human companions. The event […]

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City arts festival seeks volunteers

The City of Providence and FirstWorks invite you to be part of the first annual Providence International Arts Festival, a vibrant and multicultural arts festival. Volunteer support is critical to the Festival’s success and is needed on June 13, 2015. We are in particular need of volunteers for the afternoon (12:00pm-7:00pm) and evening (7:00pm-12:00am) shifts. Sign up today! Volunteer […]

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Hope floats at an open microphone

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Come to the Hope Street Block Party

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Join Us for our Annual Meeting

Join us for the Summit Neighborhood Association Annual Meeting! Everyone Invited – members and non-members. WHEN:  7 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2015 WHERE: Highlands on the East Side, 101 Highland Avenue Plenty of parking Wine, beer and pizza Here’s what’s happening… Election of board of directors Update on activities Conversations with neighbors, politicians, civil servants

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PUBLIC FORUM – Improving Pedestrian & Bicycle Infrastructure

When: 5:00PM-6:30PM, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Where: 444 Westminster Street, 1st Floor How can the City of Providence improve pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure and culture? The Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission and the Department of Planning and Development invite you to attend a public brainstorming session on the future of bicycle and pedestrian improvements […]

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City-wide events for mayoral inauguration

Dear Community Leaders, We are marking the inauguration of Mayor-elect Jorge O. Elorza with a city-wide celebration, and a call to community service. Can you help us publicize the following events? Thank you so much, Meg Clurman Inauguration Director Office of Mayor-elect Jorge O. Elorza Saturday, Jan. 3, 10:00am – 2:00pm One Providence Day of […]

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