Rosa Parks House Project Community Picnic and RI Day of Portugal

Day of Portugal at WaterFire - Gaspee Day -Photo by James Turner

First off our host, Bronwyn Dannenfelser will be doing a quick recap of last weekend’s WaterFire lighting. It was the first full lighting on the 2018 WaterFire season and was sponsored by Bank of America and The Providence Journal.

Next up we’ll be talking about some great events coming up next week including The Taste Of RI (http://thetasteofrhodeisland.com/). Joining us will be Martihna Javid CEO of the MAE Organization For The Homeless. She will tell us all about the different restaurants participating in the event as well as a portion of each ticket purchased for the event will go to benefit the MAE organization

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WaterFire creator Barnaby Evans will be joining us right after that to talk about the Rosa Park’s House Project and this weekend’s festivities (Rosa Parks House Project Community Picnic) including the great line up of performers and of course the community picnic & party happening at the WaterFire Arts Center.

Finally, we will be speaking with a representative from the RI Day of Portugal – https://www.ridayofportugal.org about the very special event happening at the Capital Grille on Sunday, June 10th, coinciding with the WaterFire lighting. It will include an incredible Taste of Portugal special menu and entertainment. Tickets are still available and can be purchased here: https://www.ridayofportugal.org/taste-of-portugal.

Thanks to our underwriters National Grid for supporting the WaterFire Ignites RI Radio Show.

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Episode 100 – Broadcast May 31st, 2018 | Featured image: Day of Portugal at WaterFire. Photograph by James Turner.

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