Sat
28

Riverwalk: Before the Fires Are Lit

Saturday, May 28, 2011

5:30 PM-6:30 PM

Cost: $10/person

Tour departs from the John Brown House Museum
52 Power Street
Providence

As a public service, Providence Public Library invites Rhode Island non-profit organizations to post their programs/events of statewide interest on our Calendar of Events. Although we attempt to ensure authenticity and accuracy of content, we recommend that you contact the organization posting this event for verification.

Discover the winding history and continued importance of Providence’s rivers! Urban outdoor sculpture and beautiful civic and commercial buildings of varied architectural styles provide the setting for stories of Providence’s fabled past and dynamic present. This 60-minute walk shares the history of Rhode Island’s capital city and the history of WaterFire.

Presented in collaboration with WaterFire Providence.
Reservations requested for this tour. Contact Barbara Barnes: 401-273-7507 x62 or bbarnes@rihs.org.

For a complete schedule of this season’s WaterFire lightings, visit: www.waterfire.org or call: 401-272-3111.