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Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Schoolyard Market 10:00 am
Schoolyard Market @ Hope and Main
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner. Each market hosts an evolving [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Preschool Story Time – Frosty Drew Nature Center 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time – Frosty Drew Nature Center @ Frosty Drew Nature Center
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us at the Frosty Drew Nature Center twice each month on a Monday for an engaging story time designed for children ages 3-to-5. Every session includes a nature story, animal lesson, craft, and other [...]
Storytime at Books on the Square 10:30 am
Storytime at Books on the Square @ Books on the Square
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. NOTE: Sometimes, our story times [...]
Weekly Story Time 10:30 am
Weekly Story Time @ Books on the Square
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. 10:30am   Mondays 11:00am   Saturdays [...]
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime 11:30 am
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime @ Henry's Bear park
Oct 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sit down with one of our talented Henry Bear’s Park staff members and embark on an adventure through literature!
Wanskuck Chess Club 3:00 pm
Wanskuck Chess Club @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us each Monday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. to play chess. All skill levels are invited to participate!
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) 4:00 pm
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us every Monday for exciting science and arts experiments. Lead by our York Teen Jeffery Taveras.
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory 8:00 pm
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory @ Ladd Observatory
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open to the public free of charge from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Tuesday evenings, weather permitting. Observatory parking is very limited.
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group 4:00 pm
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group @ St. Joseph's Hospital
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm
Chocolate Milk Cafe RI is a peer breastfeeding support group for Black/African American?Afro Latina families in the urban core of Providence, RI
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder of RI Support Group 7:00 pm
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder of RI Support Group @ Bradley Hospital
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder of RI Support Group @ Bradley Hospital
A support group of the local chapter of Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (CHADD), the national non-profit organization which provides education and support for adults and children with ADHD. This group meets monthly on [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski 11:30 am
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski @ Henry’s Bear Park
Oct 5 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Make a joyful noise as Rebekah Zabinski hosts a melodious hour of music-making using a variety of instruments and hands-on activities. Rebekah’s extensive background in music will inspire young musicians to get creative and sing [...]
Art Guild for teens 2:00 pm
Art Guild for teens @ Artists' Exchange
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are you a high school student who is interested in art and in completing community service hours? Join us for this weekly gathering of artsy teens who help out with arts-based projects around Artists’ Exchange [...]
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) 3:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers is offered each Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p..m. for children 6-11 years of age and is based on a combination of cultural storytelling and play.
Teen Writing Group 4:45 pm
Teen Writing Group @ Providence Public Library - Rochambeau
Oct 5 @ 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Come join us on Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:30! This club is open to anyone ranging from 12 and up. Together we will play creative thinking games, read and discuss several types of writing, and [...]
Food Truck Fun Town 5:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town @ The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town at The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground in Warwick takes place every Thursday from 5-8pm through the end of October. Food trucks, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk chalk, ride-on toys, mini golf, craft [...]
Weekly Shape-Note Singing 5:00 pm
Weekly Shape-Note Singing @ Steinert Center
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You can sing. With no tryouts, commitment, experience, or vocal talent needed, you can get together with friends and make music that’s been described by NPR as “stark and haunting — raw” and by the [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Messy Arts 10:00 am
Messy Arts @ Dream Big Academy
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bring the kiddos for a unique craft each week, storytime, and open play gym.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) 4:30 pm
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Play board games, ages 6-16). Parents, guardians, and family members are always welcome!
MetLife Family Friday 5:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater 6:00 pm
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater @ Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm
Public stargazing. Starts at dark.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its ninth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or [...]
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Free Family Fun Days at Audubon Environmental Education Center 9:00 am
Free Family Fun Days at Audubon Environmental Education Center @ Audubon Environmental Education Center
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open free to the public the first Saturday of every month. Crafts, nature stories, animal discoveries, hikes, and more. No need to register.
EXPLORER Riverboat Tours 10:00 am
EXPLORER Riverboat Tours @ Festival Pier
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Discover the river’s environment alongside Mystic Aquarium Science Educators. Learn about the science of the river’s plants, animals, wetlands and recovery from pollution. These 45-minute tours also feature a unique opportunity to interact an underwater [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Story time – Barnes & Noble 11:00 am
Story time – Barnes & Noble @ Barnes & Noble
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and an activity. See website for each week’s subject.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Providence Flea 10:00 am
Providence Flea @ The Providence Flea
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Providence Flea is a vintage and artisan/maker market with food trucks, live music and community nonprofits every Sunday in a beautiful city setting along the boardwalk of the Providence River. All ages. Free and [...]
Schoolyard Market 10:00 am
Schoolyard Market @ Hope and Main
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner. Each market hosts an evolving [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Storytime at Books on the Square 10:30 am
Storytime at Books on the Square @ Books on the Square
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. NOTE: Sometimes, our story times [...]
Weekly Story Time 10:30 am
Weekly Story Time @ Books on the Square
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. 10:30am   Mondays 11:00am   Saturdays [...]
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime 11:30 am
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime @ Henry's Bear park
Oct 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sit down with one of our talented Henry Bear’s Park staff members and embark on an adventure through literature!
Wanskuck Chess Club 3:00 pm
Wanskuck Chess Club @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us each Monday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. to play chess. All skill levels are invited to participate!
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) 4:00 pm
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us every Monday for exciting science and arts experiments. Lead by our York Teen Jeffery Taveras.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Play and Learn: Fall 10:00 am
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
  Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Snacks in the Sukkah with PJ Library Author Laya Steinberg (for Ages 2-5) 3:15 pm
Snacks in the Sukkah with PJ Library Author Laya Steinberg (for Ages 2-5) @ Dwares JCC
Oct 10 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
3:15-4:00pm Dwares JCC Sukkah Laya Steinberg will read her story “The Best Sukkot Pumpkin Ever,” and we’ll explore a pumpkin, enjoy snacks, and shake the etrog and lulav. All children ages 2-5 are welcome to [...]
Snacks in the Sukkah with PJ Library Author Laya Steinberg (for Ages 5 and up) 5:00 pm
Snacks in the Sukkah with PJ Library Author Laya Steinberg (for Ages 5 and up) @ Dwares JCC
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
5:00-5:45pm Dwares JCC Sukkah Laya Steinberg will read her story “The Best Sukkot Pumpkin Ever,” followed by a discussion and game plan around food justice. Everyone will enjoy snacks and shake the etrog and lulav. [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory 8:00 pm
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory @ Ladd Observatory
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open to the public free of charge from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Tuesday evenings, weather permitting. Observatory parking is very limited.
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Halloween Stories & Craft Activity 3:30 pm
Halloween Stories & Craft Activity @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 11 @ 3:30 pm
We dare you to come to the Children’s Library to hear a few spooky Halloween tales and enjoy a Halloween-themed craft activity! Free & open to the public. Ages 5+. No registration necessary.
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group 4:00 pm
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group @ St. Joseph's Hospital
Oct 11 @ 4:00 pm
Chocolate Milk Cafe RI is a peer breastfeeding support group for Black/African American?Afro Latina families in the urban core of Providence, RI
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
S. Kingstown Land Trust Pot Luck & Lecture 6:00 pm
S. Kingstown Land Trust Pot Luck & Lecture @ SKLT Barn
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm
Join us as South Kingstown Land Trust (SKLT) teams up with Gary Casabona from the RI Natural Resources Conservation Service to discuss “Basics of Habitat Management – from Bees to Bunnies to Turtles while sharing [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski 11:30 am
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski @ Henry’s Bear Park
Oct 12 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Make a joyful noise as Rebekah Zabinski hosts a melodious hour of music-making using a variety of instruments and hands-on activities. Rebekah’s extensive background in music will inspire young musicians to get creative and sing [...]
Art Guild for teens 2:00 pm
Art Guild for teens @ Artists' Exchange
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are you a high school student who is interested in art and in completing community service hours? Join us for this weekly gathering of artsy teens who help out with arts-based projects around Artists’ Exchange [...]
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) 3:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers is offered each Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p..m. for children 6-11 years of age and is based on a combination of cultural storytelling and play.
Teen Writing Group 4:45 pm
Teen Writing Group @ Providence Public Library - Rochambeau
Oct 12 @ 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Come join us on Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:30! This club is open to anyone ranging from 12 and up. Together we will play creative thinking games, read and discuss several types of writing, and [...]
Food Truck Fun Town 5:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town @ The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town at The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground in Warwick takes place every Thursday from 5-8pm through the end of October. Food trucks, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk chalk, ride-on toys, mini golf, craft [...]
Weekly Shape-Note Singing 5:00 pm
Weekly Shape-Note Singing @ Steinert Center
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You can sing. With no tryouts, commitment, experience, or vocal talent needed, you can get together with friends and make music that’s been described by NPR as “stark and haunting — raw” and by the [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Messy Arts 10:00 am
Messy Arts @ Dream Big Academy
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bring the kiddos for a unique craft each week, storytime, and open play gym.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Opening Reception of Imaginary Worlds Exhibition 3:30 pm
Opening Reception of Imaginary Worlds Exhibition @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Sayles Gorham Children’s Library and Philbrick Rare Book Room at the Providence Athenæum present an exhibition showcasing the Old Juveniles Collection of Children’s Literature and the great talent of generations of artists and authors [...]
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) 4:30 pm
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Play board games, ages 6-16). Parents, guardians, and family members are always welcome!
Movie and RI Festival of Children’s Books and Authors kick off 4:30 pm
Movie and RI Festival of Children’s Books and Authors kick off @ The Lincoln School
Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Movie and RI Festival of Children's Books and Authors kick off @ The Lincoln School | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Rhode Island Festival of Children’s Books and Authors Kickoff 4:30 –6 p.m. | Bookstore will be open to purchase books | Food trucks will be on campus 6 p.m. | National Premiere of So B. [...]
MetLife Family Friday 5:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!
Family Movie Night: The Little Prince 6:00 pm
Family Movie Night: The Little Prince @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
After you have visited the exhibition (see other calendar item) you are cordially invited to stay for pizza and dessert while you enjoy the elegant animated film The Little Prince based on the picture book [...]
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater 6:00 pm
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater @ Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm
Public stargazing. Starts at dark.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its ninth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or [...]
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Rhode Island Festival of Children’s Books and Authors 9:00 am
Rhode Island Festival of Children’s Books and Authors @ Lincoln School
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Once again, we have an exciting list of nationally acclaimed authors and illustrators. Each author and illustrator gives a 30-minute presentation on their work, life, and philosophy. You will have the chance to meet and [...]
RI Festival of Children’s Books and Authors 9:00 am
RI Festival of Children’s Books and Authors @ The Lincoln School
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This Saturday is one of the highlights of the year for book lovers. The Rhode Island Festival of Children’s Books and Authors brings nationally acclaimed authors and illustrators up close and personal. Each author and [...]
SKLT Thewlis Clean Up 9:00 am
SKLT Thewlis Clean Up @ Thewlis Woods
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am
Help South Kingstown Land Trust (SKLT) Trustees & staff clean up one of our popular trails for a neighborhood clean-up day! Free coffee, donuts & cider will be served! All ages welcome!
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Story time – Barnes & Noble 11:00 am
Story time – Barnes & Noble @ Barnes & Noble
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and an activity. See website for each week’s subject.
Spooky Styles Jewelry Class 2:30 pm
Spooky Styles Jewelry Class @ Attleboro Farms
Oct 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us for a jewelry class at Attleboro Farms. Create a halloween-themed bracelet with a charm of your choice. And if you would like, you can even make a pair of earrings to go with [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Schoolyard Market 10:00 am
Schoolyard Market @ Hope and Main
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner. Each market hosts an evolving [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Preschool Story Time – Frosty Drew Nature Center 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time – Frosty Drew Nature Center @ Frosty Drew Nature Center
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us at the Frosty Drew Nature Center twice each month on a Monday for an engaging story time designed for children ages 3-to-5. Every session includes a nature story, animal lesson, craft, and other [...]
Storytime at Books on the Square 10:30 am
Storytime at Books on the Square @ Books on the Square
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. NOTE: Sometimes, our story times [...]
Weekly Story Time 10:30 am
Weekly Story Time @ Books on the Square
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. 10:30am   Mondays 11:00am   Saturdays [...]
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime 11:30 am
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime @ Henry's Bear park
Oct 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sit down with one of our talented Henry Bear’s Park staff members and embark on an adventure through literature!
Wanskuck Chess Club 3:00 pm
Wanskuck Chess Club @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us each Monday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. to play chess. All skill levels are invited to participate!
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) 4:00 pm
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us every Monday for exciting science and arts experiments. Lead by our York Teen Jeffery Taveras.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
Play and Learn: Fall 10:00 am
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
  Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory 8:00 pm
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory @ Ladd Observatory
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open to the public free of charge from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Tuesday evenings, weather permitting. Observatory parking is very limited.
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group 4:00 pm
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group @ St. Joseph's Hospital
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm
Chocolate Milk Cafe RI is a peer breastfeeding support group for Black/African American?Afro Latina families in the urban core of Providence, RI
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
PCFF Family Jury Nights 6:30 pm
PCFF Family Jury Nights @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join the Athenaeum and Providence Children’s Film Festival in critiquing short films for the upcoming 2018 festival. Always a delightful and eye opening event, it’s a rare opportunity to play a valuable part in shaping [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski 11:30 am
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski @ Henry’s Bear Park
Oct 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Make a joyful noise as Rebekah Zabinski hosts a melodious hour of music-making using a variety of instruments and hands-on activities. Rebekah’s extensive background in music will inspire young musicians to get creative and sing [...]
Art Guild for teens 2:00 pm
Art Guild for teens @ Artists' Exchange
Oct 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are you a high school student who is interested in art and in completing community service hours? Join us for this weekly gathering of artsy teens who help out with arts-based projects around Artists’ Exchange [...]
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) 3:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers is offered each Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p..m. for children 6-11 years of age and is based on a combination of cultural storytelling and play.
Teen Writing Group 4:45 pm
Teen Writing Group @ Providence Public Library - Rochambeau
Oct 19 @ 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Come join us on Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:30! This club is open to anyone ranging from 12 and up. Together we will play creative thinking games, read and discuss several types of writing, and [...]
Food Truck Fun Town 5:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town @ The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town at The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground in Warwick takes place every Thursday from 5-8pm through the end of October. Food trucks, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk chalk, ride-on toys, mini golf, craft [...]
Weekly Shape-Note Singing 5:00 pm
Weekly Shape-Note Singing @ Steinert Center
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You can sing. With no tryouts, commitment, experience, or vocal talent needed, you can get together with friends and make music that’s been described by NPR as “stark and haunting — raw” and by the [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
Messy Arts 10:00 am
Messy Arts @ Dream Big Academy
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bring the kiddos for a unique craft each week, storytime, and open play gym.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Shababa Friday/PJ Library Story Time 10:00 am
Shababa Friday/PJ Library Story Time @ Dwares JCC
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Welcome Shabbat with this playful and soulful experience of singing, dancing, jumping, and celebrating as a community. On the third Friday of each month, children and their caregivers are invited to listen to music, gather [...]
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) 4:30 pm
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Play board games, ages 6-16). Parents, guardians, and family members are always welcome!
MetLife Family Friday 5:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater 6:00 pm
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater @ Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm
Public stargazing. Starts at dark.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Outdoor Movie: It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! 6:00 pm
Outdoor Movie: It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! @ Attleboro Farms
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a Charlie Brown outdoor movie & our straw maze! no tickets needed. You can sign up to receive a reminder email here: http://bit.ly/AFJMML The movie will be running a few times so [...]
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its ninth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or [...]
Haunted Hayride 7:00 pm
Haunted Hayride @ Bateson's Apple Farm
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Through the woods of Bateson’s Apple Farm!  Fun, and more!  Goodie bags for all who survive the ride!
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“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” 10:00 am
“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” @ Multiple theaters - see below.
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Local movie theaters will be home to a special party over the next two weeks with “Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” – an interactive cinema event playing three days only on October [...]
American Girl Baking Workshop 10:00 am
American Girl Baking Workshop @ Museum of Work & Culture
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Museum of Work & Culture will offer a Baking Workshop in conjunction with Wright’s Dairy Farm & Bakery. Bakers will receive a chef’s hat and pink apron and, after a demonstration by Wright’s Bakery’s pastry [...]
EXPLORER Riverboat Tours 10:00 am
EXPLORER Riverboat Tours @ Festival Pier
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Discover the river’s environment alongside Mystic Aquarium Science Educators. Learn about the science of the river’s plants, animals, wetlands and recovery from pollution. These 45-minute tours also feature a unique opportunity to interact an underwater [...]
Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Story time – Barnes & Noble 11:00 am
Story time – Barnes & Noble @ Barnes & Noble
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and an activity. See website for each week’s subject.
Halloween Iron Pour 2017 5:00 pm
Halloween Iron Pour 2017 @ The Steel Yard
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join the Steel Yard on Saturday, October 21st for Providence’s hottest Halloween party… The 12th Annual Halloween Iron Pour. This theatrical display of the industrial arts attracts over 1,500 people including artists, fabricators, families, and [...]
Kids’ Night Out: Autumnatic Fun (for ages 2-5). 5:00 pm
Kids’ Night Out: Autumnatic Fun (for ages 2-5). @ Dwares JCC
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Calling all parents! Kids’ Night Out is a chance for children to spend the evening with their friends in a fun and safe environment… and a great opportunity for parents to have a night out, [...]
Kids’ Night Out: Autumnatic Fun (for ages 5-12) 5:00 pm
Kids’ Night Out: Autumnatic Fun (for ages 5-12) @ Dwares JCC
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Calling all parents! Kids’ Night Out is a chance for children to spend the evening with their friends in a fun and safe environment… and a great opportunity for parents to have a night out, [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Haunted Hayride 7:00 pm
Haunted Hayride @ Bateson's Apple Farm
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Through the woods of Bateson’s Apple Farm!  Fun, and more!  Goodie bags for all who survive the ride!
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Greatist Hits 10:00 am
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your [...]
KIDS EXPO 10:00 am
KIDS EXPO @ West Warwick Civic Center
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
KIDS EXPO RI is affordable family fun! Music, dancing, karate, puppet show, costume characters, games plus a HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST with great prizes! Lots of amazing businesses there – Judi T Dance Studio, LuLaRoe Leggings [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Providence Flea 10:00 am
Providence Flea @ The Providence Flea
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Providence Flea is a vintage and artisan/maker market with food trucks, live music and community nonprofits every Sunday in a beautiful city setting along the boardwalk of the Providence River. All ages. Free and [...]
Schoolyard Market 10:00 am
Schoolyard Market @ Hope and Main
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner. Each market hosts an evolving [...]
Fall 2017 Open House at The Wolf School 1:00 pm
Fall 2017 Open House at The Wolf School @ The Wolf School
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Does your child struggle in a traditional classroom? It’s time to visit The Wolf School. Join us at our Fall Open House on Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. • Meet our [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Storytime at Books on the Square 10:30 am
Storytime at Books on the Square @ Books on the Square
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. NOTE: Sometimes, our story times [...]
Weekly Story Time 10:30 am
Weekly Story Time @ Books on the Square
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. 10:30am   Mondays 11:00am   Saturdays [...]
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime 11:30 am
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime @ Henry's Bear park
Oct 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sit down with one of our talented Henry Bear’s Park staff members and embark on an adventure through literature!
Wanskuck Chess Club 3:00 pm
Wanskuck Chess Club @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us each Monday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. to play chess. All skill levels are invited to participate!
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) 4:00 pm
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us every Monday for exciting science and arts experiments. Lead by our York Teen Jeffery Taveras.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Play and Learn: Fall 10:00 am
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
  Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue [...]
Spooky Studio 10:00 am
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Discovery Studio gets a little spooky! Dress up and dive in to some frightful fun with creative Halloween activities.
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory 8:00 pm
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory @ Ladd Observatory
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open to the public free of charge from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Tuesday evenings, weather permitting. Observatory parking is very limited.
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Spooky Studio 10:00 am
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Discovery Studio gets a little spooky! Dress up and dive in to some frightful fun with creative Halloween activities.
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group 4:00 pm
CMCRI Breastfeeding Support Group @ St. Joseph's Hospital
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm
Chocolate Milk Cafe RI is a peer breastfeeding support group for Black/African American?Afro Latina families in the urban core of Providence, RI
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Spooky Studio 10:00 am
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Discovery Studio gets a little spooky! Dress up and dive in to some frightful fun with creative Halloween activities.
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski 11:30 am
Henry Bear’s Park music with Rehekah Zabinski @ Henry’s Bear Park
Oct 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Make a joyful noise as Rebekah Zabinski hosts a melodious hour of music-making using a variety of instruments and hands-on activities. Rebekah’s extensive background in music will inspire young musicians to get creative and sing [...]
Art Guild for teens 2:00 pm
Art Guild for teens @ Artists' Exchange
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Are you a high school student who is interested in art and in completing community service hours? Join us for this weekly gathering of artsy teens who help out with arts-based projects around Artists’ Exchange [...]
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) 3:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers (Ages 6-11) @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Folktale Puppeteers is offered each Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p..m. for children 6-11 years of age and is based on a combination of cultural storytelling and play.
“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” 4:00 pm
“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!”
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local movie theaters will be home to a special party over the next two weeks with “Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” – an interactive cinema event playing three days only on October [...]
Sensory Friendly Halloween 4:00 pm
Sensory Friendly Halloween
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for our SENSORY FRIENDLY not-so-spooky Halloween Event. Free and focused for children 12 & under with autism or sensory concerns and their families. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Themed Trick or [...]
Teen Writing Group 4:45 pm
Teen Writing Group @ Providence Public Library - Rochambeau
Oct 26 @ 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Come join us on Thursdays from 4:45 – 6:30! This club is open to anyone ranging from 12 and up. Together we will play creative thinking games, read and discuss several types of writing, and [...]
Food Truck Fun Town 5:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town @ The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Fun Town at The imPOSSIBLE Dream Playground in Warwick takes place every Thursday from 5-8pm through the end of October. Food trucks, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk chalk, ride-on toys, mini golf, craft [...]
Spooky State House Treasure Hunt 5:00 pm
Spooky State House Treasure Hunt @ The Statehouse
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Secretary  of State Nellie M. Gorbea invites you to the Spooky State House Treasure Hunt!  Come dressed in costume!  Special appearance by Big Nazo Creatures!
Toll Gate Truck Night 5:00 pm
Toll Gate Truck Night @ Toll Gate High School
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us Thursday, October 26 from 5-8pm at Toll Gate High School in Warwick for a night of Food Truck FUNdraising for the Titans football team. The following food trucks will be donating a portion [...]
Weekly Shape-Note Singing 5:00 pm
Weekly Shape-Note Singing @ Steinert Center
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You can sing. With no tryouts, commitment, experience, or vocal talent needed, you can get together with friends and make music that’s been described by NPR as “stark and haunting — raw” and by the [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
The Great Rhode Island Challah Bake 2017 6:30 pm
The Great Rhode Island Challah Bake 2017 @ Dwares JCC
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Thursday, October 26 | 6:30 – 8:30pm Dwares JCC Social Hall | 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence RI $10 per person | $30 family max of 6 For women and girls (Grades K and up) only [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Messy Arts 10:00 am
Messy Arts @ Dream Big Academy
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Bring the kiddos for a unique craft each week, storytime, and open play gym.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Spooky Studio 10:00 am
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Discovery Studio gets a little spooky! Dress up and dive in to some frightful fun with creative Halloween activities.
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) 4:30 pm
Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Play board games, ages 6-16). Parents, guardians, and family members are always welcome!
MetLife Family Friday 5:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater 6:00 pm
Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater @ Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theater
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm
Public stargazing. Starts at dark.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its ninth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or [...]
Haunted Hayride 7:00 pm
Haunted Hayride @ Bateson's Apple Farm
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Through the woods of Bateson’s Apple Farm!  Fun, and more!  Goodie bags for all who survive the ride!
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Nori’s Boo Bash 9:00 am
Nori’s Boo Bash @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Nori's Boo Bash @ Providence Children's Museum
Join a watchful, whiskery dragon named Nori for a weekend of thrilling art making, games and presentations. There is something for everyone ages 1-11! Come in costume and have a blast at the biggest Halloween [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Spooky Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo 10:00 am
Spooky Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Zoo is back, offering daytime outdoor autumn activities for the whole family. Come trick-or-treat (while supplies last) with us beginning at 10:30 am on the Treat Trail by the red wolf exhibit. Kids and [...]
Boo Bash Activities 11:00 am
Boo Bash Activities @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Boo Bash Activities @ Providence Children's Museum
Join the Museum for some frightful fun! Craft boo-tiful and creepy creations, explore spooky science experiments and more.
Craft Bash at Artists’ Exchange 11:00 am
Craft Bash at Artists’ Exchange @ Artists' Exchange
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
A different craft each month. 11 am–2 pm. Artists’ Exchange, 50 Rolfe Square, Cranston. Free.
Creepy Critters with Dave Marchetti 11:00 am
Creepy Critters with Dave Marchetti @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Creepy Critters with Dave Marchetti @ Providence Children's Museum
Lizards and snakes and frogs, oh my! Kids come in costume and meet some captivating critters – prickly, hairy but not too scary! Have close encounters with furry friends, slithering snakes and other incredible creatures [...]
Story time – Barnes & Noble 11:00 am
Story time – Barnes & Noble @ Barnes & Noble
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Storytime and an activity. See website for each week’s subject.
Bingo Spooktacular – For adults 12:30 pm
Bingo Spooktacular – For adults @ Coventry Community Center
Oct 28 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Ages 18+ Only Cost: $15 Cash Prizes of $20-$100 Per Game; 10 Games will be called Dress up for the costume contest for an additional prize! Register ahead of time at: https://tinyurl.com/bingospook2017
“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” 12:55 pm
“Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!”
Oct 28 @ 12:55 pm – 1:55 pm
Local movie theaters will be home to a special party over the next two weeks with “Disney Junior at the Movies – HalloVeen Party!” – an interactive cinema event playing three days only on October [...]
Truck or Treat at Thayer Arena 3:00 pm
Truck or Treat at Thayer Arena @ Thayer Arena - Front Arena
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our 2nd Annual Truck or Treat Halloween event will take place on the front lawn of Thayer Arena Warwick on Saturday, October 28 from 3-7pm. Bring a donation of non-perishable food for the local food [...]
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Haunted Hayride 7:00 pm
Haunted Hayride @ Bateson's Apple Farm
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Through the woods of Bateson’s Apple Farm!  Fun, and more!  Goodie bags for all who survive the ride!
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Nori’s Boo Bash 9:00 am
Nori’s Boo Bash @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Nori's Boo Bash @ Providence Children's Museum
Join a watchful, whiskery dragon named Nori for a weekend of thrilling art making, games and presentations. There is something for everyone ages 1-11! Come in costume and have a blast at the biggest Halloween [...]
14th Annual Great Pumpkin Road Race and Dog Walk 10:00 am
14th Annual Great Pumpkin Road Race and Dog Walk @ Pete Sepe Pavilion
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
5K Road Race, costume contests, prizes, food, raffles, vendors, music, and a Haunted Dog Walk through the woods, oooohhh… Fun for the whole family – all while helping needy animals and supporting Pet Partners, Forever [...]
Not-So-Spooky Halloween 10:00 am
Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big [...]
Schoolyard Market 10:00 am
Schoolyard Market @ Hope and Main
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner. Each market hosts an evolving [...]
Spooky Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo 10:00 am
Spooky Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Zoo is back, offering daytime outdoor autumn activities for the whole family. Come trick-or-treat (while supplies last) with us beginning at 10:30 am on the Treat Trail by the red wolf exhibit. Kids and [...]
Boo Bash Activities 11:00 am
Boo Bash Activities @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Boo Bash Activities @ Providence Children's Museum
Join the Museum for some frightful fun! Craft boo-tiful and creepy creations, explore spooky science experiments and more.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Storytime at Books on the Square 10:30 am
Storytime at Books on the Square @ Books on the Square
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. NOTE: Sometimes, our story times [...]
Weekly Story Time 10:30 am
Weekly Story Time @ Books on the Square
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am
Parents and children can join our storytellers two times each week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting approx. 30 minutes. This event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old. 10:30am   Mondays 11:00am   Saturdays [...]
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime 11:30 am
Henry’s Bear Park Storytime @ Henry's Bear park
Oct 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Sit down with one of our talented Henry Bear’s Park staff members and embark on an adventure through literature!
Wanskuck Chess Club 3:00 pm
Wanskuck Chess Club @ Providence Community Library - Wanskuck
Oct 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us each Monday afternoon from 3-5 p.m. to play chess. All skill levels are invited to participate!
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) 4:00 pm
STEM Experiments Club (Ages 8-14) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us every Monday for exciting science and arts experiments. Lead by our York Teen Jeffery Taveras.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William 9:00 am
Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017 9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour) The event occurs daily, every weekday. The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of [...]
Play and Learn: Fall 10:00 am
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play and Learn: Fall @ Providence Children's Museum
  Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue [...]
Spooky Studio 10:00 am
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spooky Studio @ Providence Children's Museum
Discovery Studio gets a little spooky! Dress up and dive in to some frightful fun with creative Halloween activities.
Sing Along Story Time 10:30 am
Sing Along Story Time @ Providence Athenaeum
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am
Songs, clapping games, and books for infants and toddlers. Drop-in, no RSVP needed.
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular 6:00 pm
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient [...]
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory 8:00 pm
Public Telescope Viewing at Ladd Observatory @ Ladd Observatory
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open to the public free of charge from 7:00 – 9:00 pm on Tuesday evenings, weather permitting. Observatory parking is very limited.

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Rhode Island, History, Fun, Education, Museum, Roger William @ Rhode Island State House
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

January 3, 2017 – December 29, 2017

9:00AM – 2:00PM (50 Minutes per Tour)

The event occurs daily, every weekday.

The tour stops include the Rhode Island Charter Museum, which features the Royal Charter of 1663 and other historical documents and artifacts; the State Room, where Gilbert Stuart’s famous portrait of George Washington hangs; and the Rotunda, where you can gaze upward at one of the world’s largest self-supported marble domes. Be sure to visit the Visitor’s Center gift shop for Rhode Island produced books, postcards, and other unique gifts and mementoes.

Tours are available during school vacation weeks as a fun and educational family activity.

For more information, visit the State of Rhode Island website at www.sos.ri.gov or call 401-222-3983.

Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Greatist Hits @ Providence Children's Museum

We asked for your opinion, and you answered! Our “greatest hits” activities in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space, will feature favorite throw-back activities from Discovery Studio programming. All of your favorite creating and exploring can be re-discovered during this week of program legacies!

Not-So-Spooky Halloween @ Edaville Family Theme Park
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Guests are encouraged to dress up in their favorite costumes and head on over to the park for a full day of kid friendly, parent approved, trick or treating at every ride!  Edaville features big kid rides, and family rides, designed to have the time of your lives!  Admission includes access to Thomas Land, Dino Land & Cran Central.

Get In The Game – Board Game Fun! (Ages 6-16) @ Washington Park Library
Oct 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
MetLife Family Friday @ Providence Children's Museum
The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!
Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient civilizations of Egypt and Rome.  As guests wander the Wetlands trail they will delight in the history of the Middle Ages, discover the New World, and be fascinated by major inventions like cars, planes, space travel, and the computer.  Infused throughout will be the art and music associated with each era.  Imagine the history of us all on over 5000 intricately carved pumpkins.  Mark your calendars -Tickets on-sale NOW!

Important Information:

  • Prime Nights (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): Available for purchase ONLINE ONLY and timed ticket entry requires pre-registration.
  • Value Nights (Monday through Thursday): Sold online and at Zoo admissions.
  • AAA Member Discount (Tuesdays): Available for purchase at Zoo admissions ONLY.
  • Please note: Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is open rain or shine. In the case of light to moderate rain, the show will be open.  There will be no refunds or rescheduling.

Pricing:

Prime Nights (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): Available for purchase ONLINE ONLY and timed ticket entry requires pre-registration.
Adult $18; child $15 (ages 2-12) | Current RWP Zoo members save $2 off adult and $1 off child tickets.
Trail open 6:00 – 11:00 pm. LAST TICKET SOLD AT 10:30 PM
Children one and younger are always admitted free.

Value Nights (Monday through Thursday): Sold online and at Zoo admissions.
Adult $15, child $12 (ages 2-12) | Current RWP Zoo members save $2 off adult and $1 off child tickets.
Trail open 6:00 – 10:30 pm. LAST TICKET SOLD AT  10:00 PM
Children one and younger are always admitted free.

AAA Member Discount (Tuesdays): Available for purchase at Zoo admissions ONLY.
Current AAA members save $2 off adult and $1 off child tickets.
To receive the AAA discount, tickets must be purchased in-person and members must show a valid AAA membership card and a matching photo I.D.

RWP Zoo Membership Discount:​
To receive the member discount for online tickets, all members must log into their online member account and the discount will automatically apply at checkout.
Value Night ticket attendees may also purchase discounted member tickets in-person with a valid RWPZ membership card and matching photo I.D.
Reciprocal memberships do not apply.

Group Savings:
Host a Private Event: We offer the opportunity for organizations to host private events any night during our Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular.  No matter how big or small the event, we can provide you with an exciting evening. For more information please contact: gsales@rwpzoo.org.

Purchase Discounted Tickets: Group discounts are available to parties with 25 or more paying guests. These discounts are available exculsively on Value Night tickets.  For more information please contact gsales@rwpzoo.org.

 

Outdoor Movie: It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! @ Attleboro Farms
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a Charlie Brown outdoor movie & our straw maze! no tickets needed.

You can sign up to receive a reminder email here: http://bit.ly/AFJMML

The movie will be running a few times so don’t worry if you can’t make it on the dot. We’ll also have our FREE straw maze open!

Fall is FUN at Attleboro Farms!
*Don’t forget your lawn chair and blankets!

Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm
Bring your Own Improv family-friendly comedy show @ Warwick Museum of Art | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States

Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its ninth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud at a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage!

Haunted Hayride @ Bateson's Apple Farm
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm