Saturday, June 19, 2021

TOPICS

Home Tags Providence Athenaeum

Tag: Providence Athenaeum

HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE take the plunge for Special Olympics Rhode Island in 2014 at Roger Wheeler State Beach in Narragansett. This year’s Penguin Plunge will take place at the beach on Jan. 1 at noon. / COURTESY KATIE LARSH

Philanthropy Calendar, Dec. 28, 2018

If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com or research@PBN.com at least four weeks in...
HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE take the plunge for Special Olympics Rhode Island in 2014 at Roger Wheeler State Beach in Narragansett. This year’s Penguin Plunge will take place at the beach on Jan. 1 at noon. / COURTESY KATIE LARSH

Philanthropy Calendar, Dec. 21, 2018

If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com or research@PBN.com at least four weeks in...

There’s a cost to preserving history. Is R.I. willing to pay...

Rhode Island’s state archives, which include pre-1650 artifacts, have sat in nondescript commercial office space in a Providence flood zone, lacking proper preservation technology,...
PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM announces the purchase of three plates depicting species of birds from the 19th century Description de l'Egypte collection to replace 14 stolen during the early 20th century. The acquisition was made using funds from a recent anonymous gift. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM

Providence Athenaeum announces gift, fountain use prior to annual meeting

PROVIDENCE - The Providence Atheanaeum has much to celebrate at its 2018 annual meeting, which will be held Friday. In a statement made Monday, the...
THE PROVIDENCE ATHENÆUM has received $346,782 to replace two of its roofs / COURTESY PROVIDENCE ATHENÆUM /CAT LAINE

Athenæum receives $346.8K to replace roofs

PROVIDENCE -  The Providence Athenæum has received $346,782 to replace its roofs, the nonprofit, member-supported library announced Thursday. The Athenæum received $224,820 from the Champlin...
THE PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM has announced its 2018 spring schedule, which will include lectures by The New York Times best-selling author Anita Shreve and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Gordon Wood as well as an exhibition featuring illustrations from the Philbrick Rare Book Room and specimens of insects and birds. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM/CAT LAINE

Providence Athenaeum announces spring 2018 schedule

PROVIDENCE – The spring 2018 Providence Athenaeum schedule includes lectures by The New York Times best-selling author Anita Shreve and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Gordon...
THE PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM received a $50,000 planning grant for a multi-phase, comprehensive assessment of its historic building and systems from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections program.

Providence Athenaeum receives $50K planning grant

PROVIDENCE – The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded the Providence Athenaeum a planning grant totaling $50,000 to assess and preserve its historical...
THE PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM logged record fundraising, membership and visitor traffic for fiscal 2017.

Providence Athenaeum logs record year

PROVIDENCE - The Providence Athenaeum has reported its performance this past fiscal year included record breaking fundraising, membership and visitors. Contributions to the library’s annual...
HERMAN ROSE, pictured above second from left, with Youth in Action participants, created the ADDD fund to increase public access to information through the preservation and promotion of print, digital and other formats of historical material. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION/STEW MILNE

R.I. Foundation awards $16K to promote access to historical records

PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Foundation awarded nine grants, over $16,000, to nonprofits to promote public access to historical records, the R.I. Foundation announced...

Stay up to date with PBN's Morning Call & Daily Edition newsletters.

- Featured Event -

Latest News

May Mystery

Sign-up to get the

PBN Daily Edition

A collection of all the published news of the last 24 hours, as well as selected features from PBN’s weekly print edition.

By submitting the form you agree to PBN's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Subscribe with Providence Business News to keep reading.

We’re glad you are enjoying PBN.