Wicked Rhody podcast hosts Mary and Ben discuss Rhode Island life, ideas, events, and stuff to do for the week of January 18th.
Hoods Up Weekend at the Newport Car Museum
Wicked Fun in the 401
FIBER Market, Slater Mill Knitting Weekend
Stadium Theater – Forever Plaid
Providence Birding Adventure: Save the Bay
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 3 PM – 4 PM
Free Archery Lessons every Monday Night
Wicked Rhody is proud to announce a new partnership with the United Way of Rhode Island, helping to spread the word about wonderful opportunities for you, your family, and your friends can volunteer in and around Rhode Island!
United Way of Rhode Island, Providence
Join United Way of RI on Saturday, February 2, to help assemble mac and cheese, rice and beans, and minestrone soup meals that will feed 20,000 Rhode Islanders. Families welcome. Two sessions available: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. To register, contact Janice at firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>.
The Empowerment Factory, Pawtucket
The Empowerment Factory, which is dedicated to giving children the skills they need to lead happier, healthier lives, needs an office assistant to make phone calls, organize files, perform data entry, transcribe correspondence, write emails, and help with grants/grant reporting. They also need a social media coordinator to manage the organization’s social media accounts and published content, as well as develop a social media strategy and implement a proactive process for capturing online reviews. Option to work remotely; must attend occasional on-site events. Time commitment: 2 – 5 hours/week. Contact: Gail at firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>.
Inspiring Minds, Providence
Inspiring Minds is seeking volunteers for their Kindergarten Project, which partners college students with Kindergarten classrooms to bring individualized attention to the Kindergarten students. Two college students and one community volunteer are placed in participating Kindergarten classrooms during their literacy period for 2 hours/day. For more information, contact Melissa at firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>.
To learn more about United Way Rhode Island, or if you’re in need of assistance visit their website or simply dial 2-1-1 and get connected to the help you need!
Wicked Family Friendly
This weeks “Wicked Family Friendly” Event is:
Open Play at West Side Play Space