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Wednesday, June, 17, 2020

Mayor Elorza Announces Eat, Play, Learn Summer Opportunities in Accordance with COVID-19 Guidelines  

City to Offer Digital Opportunities, Meal Sites Updated for Summer Distribution  June 17, 2020 Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and partners announced a slate of summer programming opportunities available to Providence families as part of the City’s EAT, PLAY, LEARN summer programming. City department and partners will offer almost all summer 2020 programming virtually. In order to protect […]

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Thursday, January, 30, 2020

8th Annual Earth Day Spring Cleaning – Mini-Grants

The Providence Department of Parks, the Partnership for Providence Parks, the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and community partners are once again pleased to offer a small grants program to provide funds to help with your event for:  PROVIDENCE’S 8th ANNUAL EARTH DAY SPRING CLEANING 2020 on Saturday, April 25th! All Earth Day events should include a park cleanup. […]

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Thursday, November, 21, 2019

City Announces Renaming of the BankNewport City Center, Kick-Off of the Providence Rink 2020 Season

Holiday Program Highlights Include Performance Featuring Pride on Ice and Nancy Kerrigan November 21, 2019 PROVIDENCE, RI – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today joined City Council Majority Leader Jo-Ann Ryan, Providence Parks Superintendent Wendy Nilsson, Director of the Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism Stephanie Fortunato, Director of the Mayor’s Center for City Services […]

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Wednesday, June, 26, 2019

Fitness in the Parks 2019

  Download the 2019 Schedule All classes are FREE and open to all!     Please arrive early to your first class to complete a waiver; must be signed by parent/guardian for those under 18. Don’t forget to bring water and your own mat. In case of inclement weather, please check the Parks Department Facebook […]

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Wednesday, April, 03, 2019

2019 Providence Earth Day Spring Cleaning Volunteer Registration

Volunteer Registration Thank you for your interest in participating in Mayor Jorge O. Elorza’s 7th Annual Providence Earth Day Spring Cleaning, in observance of Earth Day! Place:  Parks, Recreation Centers, school gardens and other open spaces throughout the City of Providence! Date:  Saturday, April 27 (unless otherwise specified) Time:  9:00AM – 12:00PM (unless otherwise specified) […]

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Wednesday, March, 27, 2019

Earth Day – Spring Cleaning 2019

The Providence Department of Parks, the Partnership for Providence Parks, the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and community partners are once again pleased to offer a small grants program to provide funds to help with your event for: PROVIDENCE’S ANNUAL EARTH DAY SPRING CLEANING 2019, on Saturday, April 27th! All Earth Day events should include a […]

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