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Thank you to Campus Fine Wines, 2013-14 season sponsor of Athenaeum programs!

Programs are made possible in part by a grant from the RI State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the RI General Assembly and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Programs are made possible in part through major funding support from the RI Council for the Humanities, an independent state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


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September, October and November 2014 Programs

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

 

Wed, 9/10, 8-10pm: The final performance of The Arctic Theatre Royal. Hosted by AS220 will be presented at Pop-up Providence. Location: Grant's Block, 260 Westminster Street. More at thewondershow.wordpress.com.

Thurs, 9/11, 5-7pm: An Arctic Exhibition and Closing Celebration of The Arctic Theatre Royal with Carolyn Gennari, Laura Brown-Lavoie, Jeremy Radtke, Fay Strongin & Tess Brown-Lavoie hosted by the Providence Athenaeum. Join us for an informal evening to view the exhibit, "A Peep at the Arctic: Visions of Polar Exploration, 1818-1909" with objects on display from the performance and the collection of RIC Professor Russell Potter, and a discussion with The Arctic Theatre Royal's creators and contributors. Information about the exhibit can be found here.


Wed, 10/22, 5:15-7pm: Library Orientation, Tour, and Reception. Reception 5:15-5:45pm; presentation 5:45-6pm; building & special collections tours 6-7pm).



Tues, 11/18, 5:15-7pm: Library Orientation, Tour, and Reception. Reception 5:15-5:45pm; presentation 5:45-6pm; building & special collections tours 6-7pm.