Author as Activist: The Art of NOW


Join authors Afua Ansong, Eli Nixon, and Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie online for a conversation moderated by What Cheer Writers Club Advisory Committee members Frank Maradiaga and Cherie Rowe on the […]

Olneyville Square Beautification

Onleyville Square Providence, RI

Join in beautifying Olneyville Square with the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council and Providence City Councilman Oscar Vargas. Meet in Olneyville Square to pick up litter, and weed and mulch tree […]

We Are the Champions

Jamestown Town Hall

Which Rhode Island tree species are the most notable? What makes them so special? Rhode Island Tree Council's John Campanini will explain why a handful of the state's tree species […]

Wildflower Walk

Norman Bird Sanctuary 583 3rd Beach Road, Middletown, RI

Join local naturalist and University of Rhode Island Master Gardener Susanna Williams at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. During this free morning walk, you will learn to identify wildflowers in bloom […]


Kingston Free Library 2605 Kingston Rd, Kingston, RI

A URI Master Gardener will teach you how to generate your own nutrient-rich soil for use in your gardens. It’s all a matter of the right tools, the right materials, and the right procedures.

Moonlight Bay Cruise with Warren Land Trust

Prudence Island Ferry

Enjoy a moonlit bay cruise with live music on the Prudence Island Ferry to support the Warren Land Conservation Trust. Rain date Aug. 11.

Smithfield Environmental Education Center Cleanup

Smithfield Conservation Center 5 Waterview Dr., Smithfield, RI

Meet the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council at the future home of its Environmental Education Center for a preliminarily cleanup of the building and site. We’ll be preparing indoor and outdoor […]

Second Sundays at Prescott Farm

Prescott Farm Middletown, RI

Climb inside the historic windmill, explore Prescott Farm's gardens with URI’s Master Gardeners, and enjoy themed activities and crafts. This month, the Audubon Society of Rhode Island will be at […]

Stonybrook Arboretum Tour

Newport, R.I.

Tag along with Newport Tree Conservancy's living collections manager Joe Verstandig for a tree tour of a seaside arboretum at Stonybrook, an early 20th century gothic revival manor house with […]

Yoga in the Yard

Rough Point 680 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

Unwind with an hour-long sunset yoga class with the camels on the grounds of Rough Point. Bring your yoga gear, and enjoy a relaxing and re-energizing session led by Innerlight […]


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