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Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Where

Museum of Natural History

When

February 20, 2017

Time

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Overview

Experiment, tinker, build, observe, problem solve, explore and create with fun, hands-on activities at the Museum of Natural History throughout February vacation week. Science, technology, engineering and math are the focus during this week of family fun!

Botanical Center

Where

Botanical Center

When

February 26, 2017

Time

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Overview

2017 Winter Concert Series at the Botanical Center: Atwater-Donnelly Trio with Cathy Clasper-Torch

The trio excels with a unique blend of American and Celtic music on a wide selection of instruments, including a mountain dulcimer, banjo, fiddle, and harmonica.

Admission: $15, $10 members of the Botanical Center Conservancy.

Boathouse

Where

Boathouse

When

March 2, 2017

Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Overview

Hear the latest Roger Wiliams Park updates and activities. These quarterly meetings, hosted by the Roger Williams Park Conservancy and Providence Parks Department, are free and open to the public.

Botanical Center

Where

Botanical Center

When

March 5, 2017

Time

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Overview

2017 Winter Concert Series at the Botanical Center: Jesse Liam Band
The band’s music spans the Everly Brothers and the Beatles to the current charts.
Admission: $15, $10 members of the Botanical Center Conservancy

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Where

Museum of Natural History

When

March 6, 2017 Occurs the first Monday of every 1 month(s)

Time

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Overview

Children, ages 2-4 with parent, will investigate the world around them as they sing, dance and discover in the Museum of Natural History's monthly series! Takes place the first Monday of each month, October through June, at 9:30 a.m.

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Where

Museum of Natural History

When

March 6, 2017 Occurs the first Monday of every 1 month(s)

Time

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Overview

Homeschool Adventures are programs held at the Museum of Natural History for local homeschool families. Programs run the first Monday of each month (October through March), from 10:00am to 1:00pm and are organized around a different theme or topic.

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Where

Museum of Natural History

When

March 11, 2017

Time

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Overview

Begin the day by completing a science-themed quest through the museum as you discover science in surprising places all around us! Then join museum educators for a special workshop where you will create fizzy, frothy experiments from everyday household items! Be a scientist for the day and discover how you might want to be a scientist in the future!

Botanical Center

Where

Botanical Center

When

March 12, 2017

Time

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Overview

2017 Winter Concert Series at the botanical Center: Aurea Ensemble
This renowned ensemble weaves chamber music, readings, and harmonica improvisations in a performance of “Where Everything is Music”.

Admission: $15, $10 members of the Botanical Center Conservancy

Museum of Natural History and Planetarium

Where

Museum of Natural History

When

March 15, 2017

Time

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Overview

Join the museum’s curator on a tour of our archives. Rarely open to the public, the museum’s archives contain early records, scrapbooks, plans and over 30,000 photographs. These include the museum and Providence Parks Department properties such as the North Burial Ground, the Esek Hopkins House, Roger Williams Park Zoo and many of the city’s small neighborhood parks. Please note: Attic accessible by stairs only.

Uncategorized

Where

Meet at the Roger Williams monument

When

March 18, 2017 Occurs the third Saturday of every 1 month(s)

Time

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Overview

Yoo-hoo, urban explorers, Leslie Knope lovers, and community enthusiasts! This group is for anyone interested in exploring the grounds and treasures of Roger Williams Park, Rhode Island's largest urban park. Comprised of over 435 beautiful acres, offering a range of recreational and educational opportunities, representing Rhode Island's rich history and the diversity of our people, Roger Williams Park is the People's Park. All are welcome -- whether your prom photos were taken in the Rose Garden or you never set foot in RWP. We'll meet monthly to explore different aspects of the architecture, sculptures, trails, and grounds. Join us!
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