globetrotters

Mike Centioli

3/31  Harlem Globetrotters

Why: In the mood for some basketball, minus the March Madness drama? Head to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center to see your favorite basketball team, the Harlem Globetrotters, face the newly revamped Washington Generals team — and the players won’t be dunking doughnuts! See a dazzling display of basketball wizardry (jumps, tricks, you name it) with a dash of comedy for an event that will be a slam dunk for the whole family.
Where: Dunkin’ Donuts Center, 1 LaSalle Sq., Providence.
More info: Call 331-0700 or visit dunkindonutscenter.com.

Mar
18
Sun
BoldrDash WinterDash @ Canonicus Camp and Conference Center
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
BoldrDash WinterDash @ Canonicus Camp and Conference Center | Exeter | Rhode Island | United States

This Five-K course boasts open fields and wooded trail running surrounding a twenty-two acre pond with a minimum of fifteen to twenty obstacles along the way. This will be a self timed event, please plan accordingly. Adults and kids alike have enjoyed the these majestic trails for the past two BoldrDash – WinterDash Events. Now it’s your turn!

What’s even better – it’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend – what better way to close out the weekend then with some GREEN at BoldrDash?

100 percent of the proceeds from the Winter Dash will be donated to an special organization Find Your Bold, a Rhode Island non-profit organization founded by BoldrDash President, Lynn Hall in 2015. Find Your Bold is committed to promoting dignity, perseverance, and feelings of self worth, as participants conquer man made obstacles. These physical obstacles serve to symbolize internal and external struggles experienced in everyday life.

May
13
Sun
Miles For Migraine Mother’s Day Race @ Allen Harbor Marina
May 13 @ 8:30 am
Miles For Migraine Mother's Day Race @ Allen Harbor Marina | North Kingstown | Rhode Island | United States

Join us for the 2018 Mother’s Day 10M/5K Run and 2 Mile walk. This event has been happening for several years as a benefit for the Association for Migraine Disorders and Wickford Sailing Association. This year, we are excited to have Miles for Migraine producing the event in partnership with the Association for Migraine Disorders as part of their national race series.

Whether you choose to walk or run, you will find flat, professionally measured courses providing scenic waterfront views from Allen Harbor in Quonset Point. This is a USATF-Sanctioned event. The courses includes portions of a beautiful, new bike path and the rest is in a low-traffic area.

Come celebrate Mother’s Day with family and friends in a fun-filled atmosphere with music and food.

Proceeds for this event will be donated back to local migraine and headache research at the Brown Institute for Brain Science Post-Doctoral Migraine Fellowship program.

May
14
Mon
Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island Golf Tournament @ Rhode Island Country Club
May 14 all-day
Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island Golf Tournament @ Rhode Island Country Club | Barrington | Rhode Island | United States

Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island hosts the second annual Golf Tournament at the Rhode Island Country Club, 150 Nayatt Rd, Barrington on Monday, May 14, 1 p.m. (registration opens at 11:30 a.m.). Guests will enjoy golfing at one of Rhode Island’s premier classic golf courses along beautiful Narragansett Bay while celebrating the power of the Make-A-Wish mission with some of the region’s top business and philanthropic leaders. The Tournament features fun and friendly competition on the course, followed by a cocktail reception, refreshments, and celebration of the Make-A-Wish mission. Funds raised will help grant the heartfelt wishes of Rhode Island children, between the ages of 2.5 to 18, diagnosed with a critical illness. For details and sponsorship opportunities, contact Sara Masri, smasri@massri.wish.org, 401-781-WISH or visit massri.wish.org/golfRI.

May
15
Tue
Hope High Dollars for Scholars Awards Dinner @ Shriners Imperial Room
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Hope High Dollars for Scholars is excited to announce its fifth annual awards dinner which honors and celebrate our 2018 scholars. To date, Hope High Dollars for Scholars, thanks to our generous donors, has awarded $152,000 in scholarships to fifty-four amazing Hope High School seniors. We anticipate awarding another twelve scholarships at the May 15 dinner. Judge Frank Caprio will be the keynote speaker. Dinner tickets go on sale March 15 and can be purchased at our website, hopehigh.dollarsforscholars.org or email Nancy Hawksley, nancy.hawksley@gmail.com,

Hope High Dollars for Scholars is a chapter of Scholarship America and a 501C3 with an all volunteer Board of Directors. For more information, visit our website, hopehigh.dollarsforscholars.org.

Oct
7
Sun
Women’s Classic 5K Race 3K Walk Health & Wellness Fair for Ronald McDonald House Providence @ Brown University Stadium
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Women's Classic 5K Race 3K Walk Health & Wellness Fair for Ronald McDonald House Providence @ Brown University Stadium | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join in the only all women’s race in Rhode Island. Featuring a 5K Race, 3K Walk, Kids Village and a Wellness Fair, our 11th Annual Women’s Classic celebrates women, their health and all of their accomplishments.The Women’s Classic is the only All-Women’s Race in Rhode Island and it’s open to women of all ages and abilities, from the slowest walkers to the fastest runners. We have opportunities for Sponsorships, Wellness Fair vendors and participants! https://rmhprovidence.org/news-events/run/