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.

To register please click here.

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 […]

The Blackstone Parks Conservancy is presenting two concerts this week. Our annual concert series at the Blackstone Boulevard Trolley Shelter starts this Thursday, July 11th at 6 p.m. with Ms. Wensday. The Trolley Shelter is on Blackstone Boulevard, near the intersection with Elmgrove Avenue. At Blackstone Field this Sunday at 6 p.m., Srinivas Reddy (sitar) and Ajit […]

  Join us on Saturday, July 6th at 10am to learn the difference between moths and butterflies through easy origami!  Using field guides, you can create a real local species or make up your own.  We will then look for butterflies and moths in the field.  A limited supply of host plant seeds will be […]