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February 2019

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

February 8 @ 8:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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Valley Talks: Baseball in the 19th Century

February 10 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Museum of Work & Culture, 42 S. Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895 United States
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Valley Talks

Valley Talks, a series of free historical lectures, continues on Sunday, Feb. 10, 1:30pm, at the Museum of Work & Culture. Baseball enthusiast and vintage ballist Jon Henson will present “The Outward and Visible Expression’: A Brief History of Baseball in the 19th Century.”  Henson will survey the rise of the beloved game in the nineteenth century, from its early forms of “invigorating exercise” through its power to create important social bonds amid the tensions of the age, its entrance…

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Spring 2019 Fiber Art Classes

February 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Friday, repeating until April 6, 2019

Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
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Fiber Art Classes

Registrations have begun for the Spring 2019 Trad Fiber Art Classes! Classes being offered: Papermaking / Suzi Ballenger May 1 - May 22 (Wed. Evenings) 6:00 - 8:30 PM Professional textile artist Suzi Ballenger teaches the paper-making process: how to embed, layer, shape, and color the pulp. Students will leave with a bound book of their handmade papers. In this class, students will learn how to make paper. They will embed, layer, shape, and color the pulp, and explore different…

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“Seamless Work” Video Exhibition, Opening Reception

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
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Free
Video Exhibition, Opening Reception

We know historically that the American textile industry began in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. But how many of us have experienced first-hand the hustle and bustle of a textile manufactory, or any type of manufacturing plant? Slater Mill opens a contemporary video installation intended to unmask some of that mystery, while delivering a stimulating, larger-than-life experience on a 24-foot, three panel screen. Seamless Work is presented as an installation of three screens, each 4.5 feet x 8 feet, projected within a…

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“Ticket To Volunteer”

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BHC office, 670 Linwood Ave
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
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"Ticket To Volunteer"

Are you interested in volunteering?  Have you been looking for an opportunity to get connected in your community throughout the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor?  This could be your "Ticket To Volunteer". We would love to show you how through the Volunteer-In Parks program.  Join us to learn how! Please RSVP to volunteer@blackstoneheritagecorridor.org or call 508-234-4242  

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“Seamless Work” Video Exhibit

February 14 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 16, 2019

Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
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Free
"Seamless Work" Video Exhibition

We know historically that the American textile industry began in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. But how many of us have experienced first-hand the hustle and bustle of a textile manufactory, or any type of manufacturing plant? Slater Mill opens a contemporary video installation intended to unmask some of that mystery, while delivering a stimulating, larger-than-life experience on a 24-foot, three panel screen. Seamless Work is presented as an installation of three screens, each 4.5 feet x 8 feet, projected within a…

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Spring 2019 Fiber Art Classes

February 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Friday, repeating until April 6, 2019

Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
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Fiber Art Classes

Registrations have begun for the Spring 2019 Trad Fiber Art Classes! Classes being offered: Papermaking / Suzi Ballenger May 1 - May 22 (Wed. Evenings) 6:00 - 8:30 PM Professional textile artist Suzi Ballenger teaches the paper-making process: how to embed, layer, shape, and color the pulp. Students will leave with a bound book of their handmade papers. In this class, students will learn how to make paper. They will embed, layer, shape, and color the pulp, and explore different…

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Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!

February 15 @ 8:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Friday, repeating until February 22, 2019

Spaulding Aldrich Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road
Whitinsville, MA 01588 United States
+ Google Map
7th Annual Art Palette Contest

Call for Artists for 7th Annual Art Palette Contest!  Transform an ordinary wooden art palette into a work of art. Entries will be on display in the Heritage Gallery from March 8 - April 26. Cash prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in three age categories. All ages and abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate. Art palettes are available for purchase in the Heritage Gallery, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA until February 22.  Finished…

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“Seamless Work” Video Exhibit

February 15 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 16, 2019

Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
+ Google Map
Free
"Seamless Work" Video Exhibition

We know historically that the American textile industry began in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. But how many of us have experienced first-hand the hustle and bustle of a textile manufactory, or any type of manufacturing plant? Slater Mill opens a contemporary video installation intended to unmask some of that mystery, while delivering a stimulating, larger-than-life experience on a 24-foot, three panel screen. Seamless Work is presented as an installation of three screens, each 4.5 feet x 8 feet, projected within a…

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“Seamless Work” Video Exhibit

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 16, 2019

Slater Mill, 67 Roosevelt Avenue
Pawtucket, RI United States
+ Google Map
Free
"Seamless Work" Video Exhibition

We know historically that the American textile industry began in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. But how many of us have experienced first-hand the hustle and bustle of a textile manufactory, or any type of manufacturing plant? Slater Mill opens a contemporary video installation intended to unmask some of that mystery, while delivering a stimulating, larger-than-life experience on a 24-foot, three panel screen. Seamless Work is presented as an installation of three screens, each 4.5 feet x 8 feet, projected within a…

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