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Kids Karate Summer Camp (6+) @ Premier Martial Arts - Cranston
Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Camp at Premier Martial Arts is an action packed week filled with fun, training and structured (themed) days. Take a look at our summer camp line up:

August 13th Ninja Turtle Day – Practice cool Black Belt Training weapons and learn to be like a real life ninja turtle!

August 14th: American Ninja Warrior Day – Fun and challenging obstacle courses that will test both your physical & martial arts skills! See who can complete each course with the fastest time!

August 15th: Nerf Wars Day – This action packed day is sure to be tons of fun. Compete in various nerf war challenges like last man standing, team knockout, 4 corners, and castle crashers! There will even be an awesome obstacle course to test your shooting range skills!

August 16th: Super Hero Day – Create your own super hero character and bring them to life with designing your very own Superhero costume! Bring your imagination, this day is sure to test your true powers!

August 17th: Martial Arts Olympics Day – Compete for Gold Medals in events like Jump Kicks, Forms, Sparring, Grappling, and obstacle courses. See if you have what it takes to go for gold!

Simple Guidelines:
Drop off is at or after 8:00 AM , no early arrivals.
Pick up is at 3:00 PM. There is no late stay option as we start regularly scheduled classes at 3:30 PM.
Students are required to bring a healthy breakfast snack, lunch and other food/beverages to sustain themselves throughout the day. Soda/candy is not recommended, please send your child with healthy food options.
If your child has an allergy, medical conditions that require scheduled medications/treatments or other serious concerns these must be discussed with a PMA Instructor prior to summer camp enrollment.
We expect children to be on their best behavior as always and will conduct a structured and fun summer camp, there will be no time for fooling around.
The summer camp is $175 per child for the entire week, or $50 per specific days.
Summer camp is for children 6 & Up.

The 52nd Washington County Fair! @ Washington County Fair
Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

Admission has increased to $11.00 for adults
Children 10 years of age and under are admitted free of charge.
Parking is free!
Tickets do not include rides, ride tickets must be purchased inside the Fair.

The Washington County Fair, a non-profit organization, has been a great New England tradition for over 50 years! The Fair is Rhode Island’s largest agricultural event, and one of the biggest Rhode Island venues for today’s country music stars!

The Fair runs for five days (Wednesday-Sunday), and admission includes access to all daily concerts, special acts and events, the giant midway (with New England’s largest traveling roller coaster!) and kiddy land area (all ride tickets and games separate), all agricultural events and shows, exhibits and displays, tractor and horse pulls, the farm museum, and much, much more!

Complete daily events/schedule.

Fair gates are open from 8am to 10pm, with most activities and vendors opening at 10am. Last shuttle to offsite parking leaves at 11pm.

The Washington County Fair is located in beautiful South County, Rhode Island! 78 Richmond Townhouse Rd (Route 112), Richmond, RI 02812. Directions/map.

Bring the entire family for five full days of FUN AND ENTERTAINMENT!

The Fair also features the Main Stage pine grove where you can relax and enjoy some of music’s hottest acts. Check out the 2018 musical entertainment schedule!

8:00PM – Opening Act Jimmy Connor Music
9:15PM – Fireworks!

8:30PM – Sawyer Brown

9:00PM – LANCO

SATURDAY – New England Artist Fest!
12:00PM – The Ultra
6:00PM – Mickey Lamantia
9:00PM – Stephanie Quayle

6:00PM – Morgan Evans


Rolling River Rapids VBC @ Community Church of Providence
Aug 17 @ 8:45 am – 1:00 pm

Imagine the fun that will ensue as our children go on a white water rafting adventure and experience the ride of a lifetime with God! Along the river, they will discover that life is an adventure full of wonder and surprise. At Rolling River Rampage VBC we’re gearing up for amazing adventures, hands-on experiments and crafts, high energy games, skits and of course, songs, snacks & so much more!

Click on the link for details and registration. Hope to see you there!

The Summer of Reptiles @ Davis Farmland
Aug 17 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm


July 21st – Labor Day (Daily)

Rainforest Reptiles at Davis Farmland

Tortoise exhibit, eye-spy turtle pond, Venus the 20+ ft. snake, Fred the Alligator plus more snakes, alligators and other slitherin’ summer FUN!

Rainforest Reptiles shows and exhibits included in the price of admission.

Davis Farmland is a Discovery Farm for children – adults must be accompanied by at least one child, 12 years or younger when visiting our Discovery Farm. Davis Farmland is now in its Summer schedule, until Labor Day, and open 7 days a week, weather permitting, from 9:30-6 with a last admission at 4:30. Check daily after 8 am for daily open information.

Sing with Us! Audition for RI Children’s Chorus! @ St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Aug 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Auditions for the award-winning Rhode Island Children’s Chorus! Our 16th season begins in September 2018. Auditions for the RICC choirs are private and are a positive, encouraging experience. Each evaluation takes 3-5 minutes, and you may come in at any time during the sessions listed below. No appointment is needed.

– Friday, August 17, 4:30-6:30pm – St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 99 Peirce St., East Greenwich – All levels, grades 2-12.
– Saturday, August 18, 10:30am-12:00pm – RI Philharmonic Carter Ctr, 667 Waterman Ave, East Providence – All levels, grades 2-12.

Specifics: Students ages 7-17 (four levels) are invited to meet with Dr. Christine Noel for a brief interview and vocal evaluation. Students may audition at either location but will specify your preferred rehearsal location (East Providence or East Greenwich). Note that the High School Honor Choir rehearses only in East Providence. See full schedule and audition information 

Past performance highlights include several collaborations with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra; appearance in film “Moonrise Kingdom;” performance with Grammy award-winner, Colbie Caillat; performances for the American Choral Directors’ Association; singing the National Anthem for the Harlem Globetrotters and the Providence Bruins; and much more.

Please contact Cassie at for more information. sponsors