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.

FEMpower Breakfast and Panel Discussion Addressing Bullying in the Workplace @ Hope Club | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
7:30 am
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...
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
6:30 pm
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 @ 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
6:30 pm
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...
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Foster Perry Speaks about Spiritual Development @ The Island Heron Yoga Studio | Jamestown | Rhode Island | United States
7:00 pm
  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...
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Colonial Career Fair: A Living History Event @ Newport Historial Society | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
10:00 am
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 @ Wes' Rib House | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
12:00 pm
“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...
Feb 25 @ 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: Origins of the Right to Work @ Museum of Work & Culture | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States
1:30 pm
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....
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
7:00 pm
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...
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Thrive Cinema: The Human Experiment @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
6:30 pm
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...
Mar 3 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Design, Discover and Decode: Creating a Resilient Garden – 2018 Garden Symposium @ Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences  | South Kingstown | Rhode Island | United States
8:30 am
Already thinking about spring? Now is the time to get Early Bird ticket pricing for the URI Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardener Program, 2018 Spring Gardening Symposium – “DESIGN, DISCOVER and DECODE: Creating a Resilient Garden.” This delightful one-day symposium is for those who want to learn more about creating beautiful and environmentally–sound gardens. Educating and entertaining their audiences, these three...
Mar 4 @ 9:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Usui Reiki I Training (1st Degree) @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
9:30 pm
This is the beginner Usui Reiki Level I class. You will Learn about Universal Life Force Energy, the history of Reiki, hand positions for treating yourself & others and will practice giving and receiving Reiki. You will also receive the Reiki I Attunement to help increase the flow of this universal life force energy. Training includes a Usui Reiki I...
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Hidden Presence: God’s Little Acre and Beyond @ Newport Historical Society  | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
5:30 pm
Evidence of the history of African Americans in New England from the 18th and 19th centuries is found in many historic burial grounds and cemeteries in the region, with the most significant and extensive of these sites being God’s Little Acre in Newport. On Thursday March 8, 2018, at 5:30pm, historian and author Glenn Knoblock will discuss some of these...
Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm
Valley Talks: The Assassination of Lincoln @ Museum of Work & Culture | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States
1:30 pm
The Museum of Work & Culture will offer the final installment of its free Valley Talks series on Sunday, March 11, at 1:30pm. Writer and historical reenactor Paul Bourget will present “Other than that Mrs. Lincoln, how did you enjoy the play?” a talk exploring the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. Abraham Lincoln was in an extraordinary good mood on...
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
6:00 pm
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,...
8 Bells Lecture:U-boat Assault on America, by Ken Brown @ Seamen's Church Institute of Newport
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm
8 Bells Lecture:U-boat Assault on America, by Ken Brown @ Seamen's Church Institute of Newport | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
12:00 pm
“U-boat Assault on America: The Eastern Seaboard Campaign 1942,” by Ken Brown. The “Second Happy Time” was the informal name given to the phase of the battle of the Atlantic when German U-boats attacked both merchant and U.S. naval vessels along America’s east coast. With tankers burning and petrol rationing in New York City, the U.S. Navy seemed powerless to...
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Forgotten Drinks of Colonial New England at Linden Place Mansion @ Linden Place Mansion | Bristol | Rhode Island | United States
5:30 pm
Colonial New England was awash in ales, beers, wines, cider and spirits. Everyone from teenage farmworkers to our founding fathers imbibed heartily and often. This cocktail culture reflected the New World’s abundance of raw materials: apples, sugar and molasses, wild berries and hops. Get the taste and feel for Historic New England as author, Corin Hirsch, explores the origins and...
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
6:00 pm
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,...
8 Bells Lecture: Brothers at Arms, by Larrie D. Ferreiro @ Seamen's Church Institute of Newport
May 3 @ 12:00 pm
8 Bells Lecture: Brothers at Arms, by Larrie D. Ferreiro @ Seamen's Church Institute of Newport | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
12:00 pm
Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It,” by Larrie D. Ferreiro. The remarkable untold story of how the American Revolution’s success depended on substantial military assistance provided by France and Spain, and places the Revolution in the context of the global strategic interests of those nations in their fight against England. In...
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
6:00 pm
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,...
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – May 30 @ 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
A nationally acclaimed inspirational speaker, spiritual medium, author, and radio host, Roland Comtois is a professional healer and spiritual medium with over thirty years of experience as a gerontology nurse, Reiki Master, metaphysical teacher and grief specialist.
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm
8 Bells Lecture: “Finding a Pirate Ship,” by Bob Cembrola @ Seamen's Church Institute of Newport | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
12:00 pm
“Finding a Pirate Ship” is the story of the first documented pirate vessel ever discovered. In April of 1717 “Black Sam Bellamy” and his multiracial crew on two vessels, sank in a violent storm on Cape Cod. This set off a mad rush of locals combing the beach for treasure as well as government sanctioned attempts to recover some of...