Get Out: January 4-6
A comprehensive list of options to kick start your weekend planning.
It's Friday, and you've got no idea what you'll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for every age to make your weekend just what you've been waiting for. Check out our picks for the activities that are going on in town.
Where/When: Greene Public Library; Fridays 10-10:30 a.m.
Why Go: The Greene Public Library hosts a Friday morning program each week beginning for 1 to 3-year-olds accompanied by a parent or caregiver. The activity features songs, movement and a story. Please call the library at 397-3873 to register.
2.) Meet Sleeping Beauty
Where/When: Gigi's Glitzy Boutique (2075 Nooseneck Hill Rd.); Saturday, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.
Why Go: Gigi's Glitzy Boutique will host two Morning with Princess Aurora (Sleeping Beauty) storytimes on Saturday! Guests will enjoy a story, songs, dancing and pictures/autographs with the princess! Children under 3 should attend the 9:30 a.m. event, ages 3 and up, 10:30 a.m. Pre-registration is required and can be made by calling 615-3234 or e-mailing email@example.com.
Pricing: Children under 3, $15, Ages 3 and up, $25
3.) Brisk Winter Walk
Where/When: Parker Woodland Wildlife Refuge (1670 Maple Valley Rd.); Saturday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Why Go: Head out with an Audubon Naturalist for a brisk walk on Saturday at Parker Woodland. After the walk, join fellow hikers for hot chocolate and a light snack. Proper footwear and winter dress are required. Guests should bring a water bottle. Call (401) 295-8283 to register.
Pricing: $8/member, $12/non-member
4.) Free Rhode Island Museum Access
Where/When: Providence Children’s Museum, The RISD Museum and Newport Art Museum; Friday and Saturday during business hours.
Why Go: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch credit or debit card holders can present their card and a photo ID at the museums for one free general admission this weekend (and the first full weekend of each month in 2013).
Pricing: Must be a cardholder.