POETRY & LITERATURE
December 15, 2013
In this popular seminar intended for both readers and writers, award-winning novelist Justin Kramon explores the art of storytelling from a writer’s perspective. He examines how writers across the centuries build narratives. Through a guided discussion, the goal is to achieve a deeper appreciation, enjoyment, and even love of fiction. Justin discusses his personal experience of being moved and inspired by ...More
December 18, 2013
Providence Hoot is pleased to announce the Holiday Hootenanny, the organization’s second open mic night. This is a free event that is open to the public - musicians and ...More
September 6, 2013-June 6, 2014
Everett presents Open Stage, a monthly event for young performers featuring house dance troupe, Case Closed!, and hosted by Everett’s, Sokeo Ros & Bianca Morris. Open ...More
January 3, 2012 - Ongoing
Motif Magazine Award-Winning networking night for musicians, music lovers and artists of all sorts!...More
January 25, 2012 - Ongoing
Tiny Tales for Toddlers is for 2- and 3-year-olds, with a caregiver. Each session includes books, movement, and a craft. REGISTRATION REQUIRED!...More
February 2, 2012 - Ongoing
Babies from birth to 24 months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, books and playtime in each lively Book Babies session. Book Babies gives your baby the opportunity ...More
January 23, 2012 - Ongoing
Children who are four or five years old are invited to join us for storytime on Mondays beginning on January 23rd. There will be stories, songs and a craft each week. Registration ...More
February 7, 2012 - Ongoing
A nighttime story time for children ages 3 ½ to 5 and not yet in Kindergarten with a parent or caregiver. This story time features books, music and flannel boards. Wear your ...More
|PJ Time Story Time|
Teens reading to Tots (ages 5-8 years). All Aquidneck Island children ages 5-8 years old are invited to join us for a pajama time story time from 7 - 7:30 in the children's program room. Trained teen readers will be here every Tuesday to read you some of their favorite books from childhood. Come early or stay late to select some books for reading at home this week. Join us in your jammies. Stuffed snuggle buddies welcome.
|Newport Public Library||02/14/12-|
|Wednesday Open Mic|
It starts at 7:00 - goes till 10:00/10:30. Sign up at starts at 6:30. Performers who get there early will get to perform 2 songs (roughly 10 min of stage time). Performers who sign up after 8:00 may only get to do 1 song, depending on how many artists are there. I am going to do my best to get everyone on, but may have to cut late arrivals. Hosted byBrian Minisce
|Providence Inner City Arts' Roots Cafe||02/08/12-|
|Pre-Kindergarten Storytime |
Join us each Monday morning with the exception of national holidays from 10:15-11:15 a.m. for a developmentally appropriate storytime session with related crafts. Children between 3 and 5 years of age are invited to participate, and PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED in order to have craft materials available for all children. Call or email for more information or to pre-register your child(ren)!
|Providence Community Library||07/16/12-|
|Free Speech Thursday: Providence Poetry Slam|
Occurs on the 1st Thursday of the month.
|Live Bait: True Stories From Real People|
You pay $7.00. You put your name in a fishbowl. You take a seat. Your name is called. You tell a true story that in some small or large way relates to the monthly theme. The six minute bell rings. You finish. People applaud you. You feel good.
|The Empire Revue|
Witness a raft of talented local performers the likes of which you have never seen at Providence’s premiere variety show! The Empire Revue brings you sketch comedy, improv, musical interludes, burlesque, magic, and general devilment, on the first Sunday of every month.