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Spring Vacation Reads from Symposium

Spring break is just around the corner (or perhaps you’re living it now!) and the soporific hours need not be entirely spent on scrolling endlessly on your smartphone. Make the most of your time off with a great book from Symposium. Catch-up with Best-Selling Authors Enjoy best sellers Rachel Joyce and Frederik Bachman and their…

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Weekend Round UP: 2.17.17

As far as we’re concerned, this weekend starts at lunch. FREE LUNCH FRIDAY Kennedy Plaza :: Friday :: 12pm The CW Providence presents Free Lunch Friday! They’re feeding Providence at Kennedy Plaza on Friday, February 17th from 12 Noon- to 1:30pm. Be one of the first 25 people to line up at your favorite food…

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New Artwork at the Biltmore Garage

You may have noticed some new artwork in Downcity. Our neighbor Franco Colavecchia has hung up two impressive paintings while a space in The Biltmore Garage awaits new tenants. An ubiquitous and engaging character in downtown Providence, Franco was interviewed for a Downcity Living post two years ago. In this photo (taken for the article by…

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New Books from Symposium

Curl up with one of these new page turners from Symposium! Following on the heels of his New York Times bestselling novel Telegraph Avenue, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon delivers another literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends, and existential adventure—and the forces that work to destroy us. Elsa is seven years old and different….

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Weekend round up 1.27.17

AS220 Gallery Hopping Open Friday 1-6pm + Saturday 12-4pm :: AS220 AS220 Project Space: 93 Mathewson St., Providence. “Light House,” new paintings by Alice O’Neill; “Canyon,” new paintings by Deborah Forman (in the Reading Room). Closes Jan. 31. Wed-Fri 1-6 p.m., Sat noon-4 p.m. and by appointment. AS220 Main Gallery: 115 Empire St., Providence. 831-9327,…

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Highlights from The Trail We Left Behind

Wow. We were totally blown away by the public art happenings in Kennedy Plaza this past Tuesday. Here are some of our favorite moments. Don’t miss the Doppelgänger Dance Collective’s final shows on Thursday August 11th at 12:30pm and 5:15pm!         Shura Baryshnikov and Danielle Davidson of Doppelgänger Dance Collective will premiere a…

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Art Books from Symposium

Inspiring, thoughtful gifts for all tastes from Symposium. These picks reflect the variety of Symposium’s art monographs. Before you drop dead from decision fatigue, head on over to check out their amazing titles and monographs for last minute gifts! Mike Giant is one of the superstars of the urban art movement. He has achieved fame…

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Aurora Free Mondays

Another fun night at Aurora Free Mondays! Take advantage of this weekly free programming to listen to new tunes. La Neve PVD slow dance https://lanevemusic.bandcamp.com/releases       8:30 pm Aurora Providence FREE    

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Weekend Round UP: 12.9.16

State Archives exhibition chronicles the history of Rhode Island’s First Nations Friday, until 4:30pm   A Gentleman’s Guide to getting away with Murder All Weekend! Getting away with murder can be so much fun… and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award® for…

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Weekend Round up: 11.3.16

Art and Design Film Festival All Weekend :: Variable Locations Get your culture on. Diverse disciplines are covered this year ranging from photography to architecture; from performance art to hand crafts. The mission of the festival is to showcase artists, designers, craftspeople, collectors, curators and makers from around the world while entertaining, educating, and reflecting…

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