Blackstone Parks Conservancy

Two guided walks through Blackstone Park led by Midori Evans (writer and photographer) and Felicia Megginson(artist)

Saturday August 17 at 9am: Landscape Stories Bring your favorite writing utensils and we will write as we walk!  Collaborative sharing of poems and flash stories-essays if time.

Saturday August 24 at 9am: I Felt What I Saw Bring your smartphone or camera and we will take photographs as we walk, sharing emotive images of what we see and feel

Meet at the Blackstone Park kiosk: Parkside Rd. & E. Orchard Av., Providence, RI 02906.

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Join us this Thursday, August 8, at 6pm, for a Latin Jazz concert with Wendy Klein, at the Blackstone Boulevard Trolley Shelter, near the intersection of Blackstone Boulevard and Elmgrove Avenue. This will be this summer’s third concert of our annual concert series, funded by Senate Judicial Grants and your memberships. The rain date is Thursday, August 15th, […]

Join us on Saturday, August 3rd at 10am to explore camouflage insects and make a model of a preying mantis.  With field guides and hand lenses, we will go on a bug hunt. Meet at the Blackstone Park kiosk: Parkside Rd. & E. Orchard Av., Providence, RI 02906. Part of the Art & Exploration at Blackstone Park series, with 15 […]

On Sunday, July 14th, BPC hosted a concert of classical Indian music.  The concert originated with an email I received from Srinivas Reddy, a Professor of Contemplative Studies at Brown, a practitioner of yoga, and a sitar player. It was the sitar player who emailed me, asking if his group could play a concert at […]

  Join us for a concert of Classical Indian Music this Sunday, July 14th, at 6 pm.  Ajit Acharya (tabla) and Srinivas Reddy (sitar) will perform a medley of early evening ragas set to a variety of talas. At Blackstone Field, across from the Narragansett Boat Club (2 River Rd. aka River Dr., Providence, RI 02906). Bring a […]