Mini-Firefly Wellness Market

Tiverton Recreation Area 3588 Main Road, Tiverton, RI

Join wellness practitioners, local farms, food entrepreneurs, makers, and local artists for this special market focused on mind and body wellness. The market will include a complimentary community yoga class led by Nanaquaket Yoga Studio and an intro to wellness workshop led by Rising Tides Apothecary.

Energy Efficiency Unraveled: Analyzing Participation in RI’s Incentive Programs

URI Cooperative Extension 3 East Alumni Avenue, Kingston, RI, United States

Energy efficiency programs are often free or low cost, reduce energy bills over time and can increase comfort in our homes. Additionally, ratepayers are collectively paying for these programs through their electricity bills. Why do some consumers decide against participating in energy efficiency programs, and how can they be designed to provide equitable access to […]

Virtual Lunch & Learn: Environmental Education Office Hour

Online

Join the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association (RIEEA) for a Virtual Lunch & Learn, to discuss whatever is on your mind regarding environmental education. Come with your questions, concerns, good news, and lunch (eating on or off camera is encouraged). We welcome everyone who wants to foster community, share resources, and help crowdsource solutions to […]

What Lives in the River

Narrow River Preservation Association 95 Middlebridge Road, Narragansett, RI, United States

All ages are invited to join Narrow River Preservation Association for this hands-on exploration of fish, shellfish, crabs and other inhabitants of Narrow (Pettaquamscutt) River. We will use nets large and small to catch river creatures and examine them in touch tanks and under microscopes. Experts and guide books will be on hand.

Tour of Coggeshall Farm

Coggeshall Farm 1 Colt Drive, Bristol, RI, United States

Set on 48 acres of coastal farmland in Bristol, Coggeshall Farm recreates the daily experience of tenant farmers on a salt marsh farm in the late 18th century. Hear about the history of the farm and the conservation practices utilized to help the environment. Coggeshall Farm partners with ERICD and the Natural Resources Conservation Service […]

Scientific Strolls: Little Narragansett Bay

Watch Hill Conservancy 1 Bay Street, Westerly, Rhode Island

An educational program celebrating a decade of stewardship in the Napatree Point Conservation Area, this guided tour will be led by Napatree Science Advisors Dr. Peter August and Alan Desbonett, and offers a unique opportunity to discover the connection between Little Narragansett Bay and Napatree. Lasting approximately 90 minutes, the program will involve a leisurely […]

Rootstock Fall Festival

Mowry Commons 374 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI

Join Revive the Roots for Rootstock, a live music festival. Bring a chair and blanket and enjoy the music. There will also be artisan vendors, crafts for kids and adults, environmental demonstrations, and snacks from Frog Bell Foods. The musical lineup includes: Big Brute, The Whelks, Sun Urchins, Convinced Friend, Number One Babe, Hopper, and […]

Rain Harvest Festival

Roger Williams Park 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI

Join a community celebration of water, science and art at the Rain Harvest Festival hosted by the Stormwater Innovation Center and Providence Parks Department. This free community event will feature environmental activities and workshops, performing artists and musicians, a rain barrel raffle, games, food trucks, and more. Food trucks will be available near the Boat […]

What Lives in the River

Middlebridge Educational Area 95 Middlebridge Rd., Narragansett, RI

All ages are invited to join Narrow River Preservation Association for this hands-on exploration of fish, shellfish, crabs and other inhabitants of Narrow (Pettaquamscutt) River. We will use nets large and small to catch river creatures and examine them in touch tanks and under microscopes. Experts with microscopes and guide books will be on hand. […]

Pollinator Party

Davis Park Community Garden Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI, United States

Join University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension for its Pollinator Party. Explore the pollinator meadow and community garden with URI master gardeners. Learn how to grow native plants from seed, go on a wild bee walk with an insect scientist, and learn about honeybees with a beekeeper. There will be a pollinator storytime, and planting […]

Nature Walk to Garrison House Acres Preserve

Middlebridge Educational Area 95 Middlebridge Rd., Narragansett, RI

Nick Ernst from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service will lead the walk, which will discuss a Narrow River salt marsh. The roughly 2-mile walk starts at the Middlebridge Educational Area, and travels through meadows and forests and along a salt marsh. Ticks may be prevalent. Walkers should wear light-color/light-weight clothing and sturdy shoes or […]

Harvest Festival & Tractor Show

Metcalf-Franklin Farm 142 Abbott Run Valley Road, Cumberland

Franklin Farm Harvest Festival & Tractor Show supports the Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association's mission to restore, preserve, and protect the 18th- and 19th-century Metcalf-Franklin Homestead. Join us for old-fashioned fun, delicious food and music. There will be tractors, food trucks, hayrides, barn tours, pony rides, music, and raptors from the Audubon Society of Rhode […]

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