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.

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Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum 2:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
This year marks the 90th Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum! Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. Topics include assessing Trump’s presidency, art in public places, the future of museums, the fate of newspapers in the digital age, and more. The Newport Art Museum’s Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in...
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Meredith Vieira Presents TOWER Documentary 6:00 pm
Meredith Vieira Presents TOWER Documentary @ Lincoln School
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meredith Vieira Presents TOWER Documentary @ Lincoln School | United States
Join Meredith Vieira ’71, one of the nation’s foremost journalists and TV personalities, for a screening of her film TOWER on February 6, 2018 at 6 p.m. at Lincoln School. Watch TOWER, an innovative animated documentary called “a powerful, emotional memorial” by The Guardian, and “easily one of the best films of the year,” by The San Francisco Chronicle, and...
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Bristol “Tales of the Slave Trade” presentation 1:00 pm
Bristol “Tales of the Slave Trade” presentation @ Linden Place Mansion
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In observance of Black History Month in February, Linden Place Museum in Bristol, RI will host a special presentation in Linden Place Mansion focused specifically on Bristol’s DeWolf Family and their involvement in the triangle Slave Trade. Featured in the PBS film “Traces of the Trade”, The DeWolf family, Bristol’s premier family in the 18th and early 19th centuries, was...
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum 2:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
This year marks the 90th Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum! Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. Topics include assessing Trump’s presidency, art in public places, the future of museums, the fate of newspapers in the digital age, and more. The Newport Art Museum’s Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in...
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Valley Talks: Screening of Rhode Island’s Industrial Revolution: The Rise and Fall of an Empire 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: Screening of Rhode Island’s Industrial Revolution: The Rise and Fall of an Empire @ Museum of Work & Culture
Feb 11 @ 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: Screening of Rhode Island's Industrial Revolution: The Rise and Fall of an Empire @ Museum of Work & Culture | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States
The Museum of Work & Culture will offer the third installment of its free Valley Talks series on Sunday, February 11, at 1:30pm. Documentary filmmaker Joseph Lyons will screen Rhode Island’s Industrial Revolution: The Rise and Fall of an Empire, which follows the transition of the United States economy from primarily agrarian to fully industrialized, discussing key events in Rhode...
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Relationship Workshop with Glenn Ambrose 6:30 pm
Relationship Workshop with Glenn Ambrose @ Thrive Tribe RI
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Relationship Workshop with Glenn Ambrose @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Relationships are not only the most important things in our lives, they can also be the most challenging! Most people are either looking for a healthy relationship or ways to make the ones they’re in healthier. In this interactive workshop we’ll discuss what a healthy relationship actually looks like so that we can head in the direction of creating one...
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Gamm Play Discussion Group 6:30 pm
Gamm Play Discussion Group @ The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Gamm Play Discussion Group @ The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre | Pawtucket | Rhode Island | United States
Want to keep the conversation going? Take a deeper look at the five exciting plays of Season 33 during discussions led by the plays’ directors. These intimate gatherings will focus on the director’s process in bringing the text to life. Come prepared to share your thoughts on the script, character analysis, themes, and staging. Plays include: The Importance of Being...
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Meet an 18th Century Doctor: A Living History Talk with Dr. Hunter 5:30 pm
Meet an 18th Century Doctor: A Living History Talk with Dr. Hunter @ Newport Historial Society
Feb 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meet an 18th Century Doctor: A Living History Talk with Dr. Hunter @ Newport Historial Society | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
Newport is a city known for firsts. Between 1755-1756 the first anatomical and surgical lectures in the Colonies were presented by Dr. William Hunter at the Colony House. On Thursday February 15, 2018, at 5:30pm, the Newport Historical Society will recreate aspects of Dr. Hunter’s talk when they host an 18th century medical lecture. Dr. Hunter, portrayed by first person...
Shine! A New Years Workshop 6:30 pm
Shine! A New Years Workshop @ Thrive Tribe RI
Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Shine! A New Years Workshop @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Held on the eve of the Chinese New Year. What awaits you in the coming year? What discovery, action, and support do you need to allow real change to happen? Gain tools and clarity to move your life in the direction of what matters to you. How will you Shine in 2018? Led by Gladys Ellen. Join us… $25 Register...
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Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum 2:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum @ Newport Art Museum | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
This year marks the 90th Winter Speaker Series at the Newport Art Museum! Spend Saturday afternoons with seven inspiring, enlightening and entertaining speakers this winter. Topics include assessing Trump’s presidency, art in public places, the future of museums, the fate of newspapers in the digital age, and more. The Newport Art Museum’s Winter Speaker Series reveals new creative communities in...
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School of Fish 6:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
At Eating with the Ecosystem’s “School of Fish”, Rhode Island chefs will educate you on different methods for turning whole local seafood – straight from the sea – into a marvelous dinner you can share with your family and friends. Learn how to use plentiful local species like scup, skate, squid, Jonah crab, whiting, whole sea scallops, dogfish, sea robin,...
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FEMpower Breakfast and Panel Discussion Addressing Bullying in the Workplace 7:30 am
FEMpower Breakfast and Panel Discussion Addressing Bullying in the Workplace @ Hope Club
Feb 21 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
FEMpower Breakfast and Panel Discussion Addressing Bullying in the Workplace @ Hope Club | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Long before the #MeToo movement and the Women’s March, bullying was an issue that started to gain traction in the workplace. From universities and boardrooms to offices and politics, it’s a form of intimidation and abuse and inherently similar to violence. Acknowledging how prevalent the abuse of power and control tactics are, particularly toward women, FEMpower was created with the...
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Essential Oils 101 6:30 pm
Essential Oils 101 @ Thrive Tribe RI
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Essential Oils 101 @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Sign up for this workshop with Alysia Ross to learn about essential oils and their many uses. Come experience them firsthand and find ways to boost your energy and well-being. You’ll walk away feeling empowered and with your own essential oil spray 🙂 $10 $8 when you bring a friend 🙂
Meditation at the Library 6:30 pm
Meditation at the Library @ East Greenwich Free Library
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meditation at the Library @ East Greenwich Free Library | East Greenwich | Rhode Island | United States
One quiet hour. Meditation at the Library Upcoming Sessions: Thursday, February 22, Tuesday, March 6, Monday, March 19, Monday, April 2 …. Sessions are USUALLY the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, when the Library is open. For one quiet hour, we share what we know about the research behind the benefits of meditation and explore guided mindfulness meditation...
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Foster Perry Speaks about Spiritual Development 7:00 pm
Foster Perry Speaks about Spiritual Development @ The Island Heron Yoga Studio
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Foster Perry Speaks about Spiritual Development @ The Island Heron Yoga Studio | Jamestown | Rhode Island | United States
  Foster will speak on spiritual development, the state of the world and how to heal the soul of the world. Foster is deeply connected to the higher realm and always brings a profound and far-reaching perspective to the events happening in our world and our individual lives. Foster Perry has travelled the world studying, teaching and practicing the joy...
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Colonial Career Fair: A Living History Event 10:00 am
Colonial Career Fair: A Living History Event @ Newport Historial Society
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Colonial Career Fair: A Living History Event @ Newport Historial Society | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
In the mid-18th century, Newport was the fifth wealthiest city in colonial America. What jobs were people doing that helped the city become so successful? On Saturday, February 24, 2018, from 10am-1pm, join the Newport Historical Society to learn how people made their living. During this colonial career fair, costumed interpreters will represent different occupations that would have been present...
Opening the Oyster: The Black Culinary Extravaganza 12:00 pm
Opening the Oyster: The Black Culinary Extravaganza @ Wes' Rib House
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm
Opening the Oyster: The Black Culinary Extravaganza @ Wes' Rib House | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
“Opening the Oyster: A Black Culinary Extravaganza,” is a full course dinner featuring dishes prepared by the great African American chefs of the White House. The elegant event takes place Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at noon at Wes’ Rib House, 38 Dike Street, Providence, RI. Seating is limited; tickets are $75 and may be purchased online at StagesofFreedom.org/oyster The full...
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Valley Talks: Origins of the Right to Work 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: Origins of the Right to Work @ Museum of Work & Culture
Feb 25 @ 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: Origins of the Right to Work @ Museum of Work & Culture | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States
The Museum of Work and Culture will offer the fourth installment of its free Valley Talks series on Sunday, Feb. 25, at 1:30 p.m. Writer & professor Cedric de Leon will present “The Origins of the Right to Work,” which explores the the creation of right-to-work laws, and traces their origins to the Northern victory in the U.S. Civil War....
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Finding Phebe: Uncovering the History of Slavery in Warren, Rhode Island 7:00 pm
Finding Phebe: Uncovering the History of Slavery in Warren, Rhode Island @ East Providence Public Library / Weaver
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Finding Phebe: Uncovering the History of Slavery in Warren, Rhode Island @ East Providence Public Library / Weaver | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Although 18th century Warren, RI was surrounded by the slave centers of Newport, Bristol and Providence, its small size has made it a footnote in what has been written about slavery and the slave trade. Building on the work of historians, Patricia Mues and Sarah Weed use primary sources – including wills, inventories, town meeting records, censuses and other documents...
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Thrive Cinema: The Human Experiment 6:30 pm
Thrive Cinema: The Human Experiment @ Thrive Tribe RI
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Thrive Cinema: The Human Experiment @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Connect with the tribe, watch and learn in a community based setting. A short discussion will take place after the film to share takeaways and any AHA! moments. Bring a blanket, pillow, and a friend 🙂 Friendly conversation with light refreshments. Cost: $5 About the featured film: “The Human Experiment lifts the veil on the shocking reality that thousands of...
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