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Tuesday, January, 23, 2018

Providence City Hall to Host Faces and Characters Exhibit by Vera Leon

A Journey Towards the Freedom of Immediacy on view from January 12 to March 12 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism invite visitors to the Gallery at City Hall to view the newest installation: Faces and Characters by Vera Leon (a journey towards the freedom of […]

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Tuesday, January, 23, 2018

Providence implements Portable Camera Unit’s throughout school zones within the city, police issuing violations to speeders

Providence, RI: Mayor Elorza, Commissioner Paré and Colonel Clements announce the deployment of Portable Camera Unit (PCU) speed cameras throughout Providence, specifically in school zones, to provide increased public safety measures for both pedestrians and drivers. “Ultimately this is about keeping families safe, especially in areas with many children around,” said Mayor Jorge Elorza. “Tragedies […]

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The Red Planet
Saturday, January, 20, 2018

Mission Space during April School Vacation

Monday, April 16, through Friday, April 20, 2018 3-2-1 Blast off into space! Family fun activities, demonstrations and more during April school vacation. Free with museum admission. Mission Space Week Happenings: 10am-4pm: Mission Space Family Fun Cost: Free with museum admission Activities include: build a Mars rover, be a rocket scientist and design a space […]

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Mineral
Saturday, January, 20, 2018

March Mineral Madness

Saturday, March 17, and Sunday March 18, 2018, 1:00pm-3:00pm Experience mineral treasures normally locked away in the museum’s vaults with the museum’s curator. Assembled over the span of over a 120 years, this collection is a record of vanished mines and long-gone geological wonders. From brilliant barites to glistening geodes and opulent opals you will […]

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