History

Submitted by Anonymous on Monday September 05, 2011

Submitted by tamason on Friday September 02, 2011

In celebration of Louisa May Alcott, take a Walking Tour of Benefit Street to focus on 19th Century Women’s History with the Rhode Island Historical Society!

Louisa May Alcott left an indelible mark on the literary culture of her

Submitted by tamason on Wednesday August 31, 2011

As part of ongoing programs and events spotlighting the life of Louisa May Alcott, Dr. Joan Glazer, Professor Emeritus, Rhode Island College will lead a

Submitted by tamason on Wednesday August 31, 2011

Documentary Film Presentation: Louisa May Alcott:
The Woman Behind Little Women  

Submitted by tamason on Wednesday August 31, 2011

Documentary Film Presentation: Louisa May Alcott:
The Woman Behind Little Women  

Submitted by tamason on Wednesday August 17, 2011

A Discussion & Musical Performance...

Ray Kamalay, a long-time professional musician who contributes performances of

Submitted by Anonymous on Monday August 01, 2011

Celebrate the 121st birthday of America’s master of the strange and macabre. Author of “The Thing on the Doorstep” and “The Call of Cthulhu,” H.P. Lovecraft was born in Providence in 1890. Join us on a walking tour which explores

Submitted by Anonymous on Wednesday July 27, 2011

 

Deborah Baronas, a multi-talented artist, will present the Warren Mill Project. The project is an aesthetic blending of art and history aimed at raising knowledge and awareness of Warren

Submitted by Anonymous on Wednesday July 27, 2011

Freelance writer, photographer and filmmaker, Patti Cassidy shares her passion for public sculpture – and war memorials in particular – on this 90-minute walking tour. The tour highlights WWI, WWII, and Korean War Memorials in Providence’s

Submitted by tamason on Wednesday June 08, 2011

August 1 - Arc of Justice by Kevin Boyle

History HiJinks is the name of our wonderful book club at the Providence Public Library. Always informative and entertaining, we meet once a month (usually the first