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First Annual Perch Cocktail Party :: March 2, 2017 :: 6pm

Location: Waterplace Park

Our First Annual Yellow Perch Cocktail Party presented by Skyline at Waterplace. $30 per person/$50 per couple. Appetizers and drinks included. Insane Silent Auction Packages! Music by the Antonio Forte Trio. Business attire. http://www.wrwc.org/cocktails.php
Contact Den DeMarinis for more information: ddemarinis@wrwc.org


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: April 8, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm

Location: Cricket Field

Spring Cleanup @ Cricket Field
4 Riverside Ave, Johnston RI 02919| 9am – 1pm | Join us as you can!

Join the Friends of Cricket Field and the WRWC River Rangers to help do an annual spring spruce up to our favorite park in Johnston! Volunteers will gather to weed, aerate and mulch planting beds, clear out invasive plants, and do special projects to get the park ready for a great season. Cricket Field received an updated planting last year, improving on the native landscape installed during its big makeover from a few years ago. If you didn’t get to enjoy Cricket Field during one of WRWC’s canoe trips, last year’s Cricket Carnival, or another service day, come on out now and check out this gem of a park!

FREE T-shirts and lunch for volunteers!

Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact Nicole | 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: April 9, 2017

Location: Riverside Park

Choose your own day!

Dates to be determined with individual groups.

Join the River Rangers for a day of service on a day of your choosing this Spring, Summer or Fall. This is a great option for corporate and school groups looking to schedule community service and team building.

For more information and to learn how to submit a request for your group, contact Nicole at nvance@wrwc.org


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY KICKOFF :: April 22, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm

Location: Merino Park

CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY KICKOFF
Merino Park & Lincoln Lace & Braid

Merino Park is off of Heath Street from Hartford Ave, Providence RI 02909

The Woonasquatucket River Greenway’s officially kicks off the 2017 season on Earth Day! Each year, WRWC joins with businesses, schools, and hundreds of community volunteers to engage in service through our Clean Days on the Greenway program along the Woonasquatucket River Greenway. Today is the first of many days where we will work together to improve, restore, clean and beautify the Woonasquatucket River Greenway! Join us in Merino Park for our Clean Days Kickoff, and help us start the season with a bang!

* FREE T-SHIRTS * when you pre-register.

PROJECTS & LUNCH PARTY
Volunteers will do an annual spring spruce up in the park, cleaning up playgrounds, mulching trees, , cleaning up the river, painting new art, and cleaning the nature trails in Merino Park. Volunteers will also have the chance to join special projects nearby at our Lincoln Lace and Braid bike path gateway (projects in development). Help us make the Woonasquatucket River Greenway a great place to play!

FREE LUNCH to all participating volunteers!
Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Email or call Nicole: 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: April 26, 2017 :: 4pm - 7pm

Location: Donigian Park

Spring Cleanup @ Donigian Park

Located on Valley Street, Across from Amherst St, Providence
4pm – 7pm | Join us as you can!

Join the WRWC River Rangers to help us with our annual spring spruce up at Donigian Park on Valley Street! Volunteers will gather in the afternoon and evening to mulch planting areas and trees, paint out graffiti, spruce up the playground areas, paint new art, do special projects and meet the neighbors!

FREE T-shirts and dinner for volunteers!

Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact Nicole | 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: April 29, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm

Location: Riverside Park

Spring Cleanup @ Riverside Park
50 Aleppo St, Providence RI 02909
9am – 1pm | Join us as you can!

Join the WRWC River Rangers to help us with our annual spring spruce up at Riverside Park on Aleppo Street! Volunteers will gather in the morning to mulch planting areas and trees, paint out graffiti, spruce up the playground areas, paint new art, do special projects and meet the neighbors!

FREE T-shirts and lunch for volunteers!

Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact Nicole | 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY- Service Saturday :: May 20, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm

Service Saturday – Location & Project TBD

9am – 1pm| Sign up, and we’ll update you!

Exact location varies based on project needs and will be provided prior to the project. Service Saturday projects are based on current park & river needs.

FREE T-shirts and lunch for volunteers!

Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact Nicole | 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: June 3, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm

Water & Land Cleanup @ WRWC's NEW Pocket Park~
at the corner of 102 Kinsley Ave & Eagle St, Providence

9am – 1pm | Join us as you can!

FREE T-shirts and lunch for volunteers!

Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em!
Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ’s.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact Nicole | 401-861-9046 | nvance@wrwc.org
Check back for updates and to help spread the word!


Red Shed Bike Camp :: June 26, 2017 :: 9am - 3pm

Location: Riverside Park

Bike Camp is held at the Red Shed Bike Shop in Riverside Park, 50 Aleppo Street, Providence, RI for youth ages 8-14 years old. It runs from 9am- 3pm, Monday- Friday. Lunch is provided. Every day includes lessons in bike mechanics and a great group ride! The week-long camps start on June 26th and run to mid-August. Sign up for one week or multiple weeks!


8th Annual Woony River Ride :: September 16, 2017 :: 8am

Location: Waterplace Park

Join us on our 8th annual bike-a-thon and enjoy the scenic greenway of the Woonasquatucket River, a historic asset to the state of RI. The funds raised from the Woony River Ride support expansion of the bikepath and youth programs. Enjoy the finish line with an AFTER-PARTY at Waterplace Park in Downtown Providence with live music, food, and awesome prizes for fundraisers!


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