Providence Children's Museum - Press Room

March 3, 2017 - April 2017 Events (PDF)

February 8, 2017 - School Vacation FUN, February 20-24

February 2, 2017 - March 2017 Events (PDF)

January 5, 2017 - Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King at Providence Children's Museum

December 19, 2016 - Champlin Foundations Support Providence Children's Museum

November 18, 2016 - Explore Empathy and Stories of Coming to Rhode Island in Interactive Exhibit at Providence Children’s Museum

November 4, 2016 - Coming to Rhode Island Exhibit Opens November 18 at Providence Children's Museum

August 5, 2016 - Museum's Annual Chatterton Memorial Golf Tournament Nets $44,500

June 27, 2016 - Play at the Park with Providence Children's Museum

June 20, 2016 - ‘Big Kids’ Play On at Providence Children's Museum

May 10, 2016 - Children's Museum Nets $77,000 at "Unplugged" Gala

March 31, 2016 - Children's Museum Holds Annual Meeting on April 11

January 13, 2016 - Children's Museum Names Caroline Payson New Executive Director

January 7, 2016 - Amgen Foundation Gives Major Support to Providence Children’s Museum

September 30, 2015 - THE LAND: A Film and Conversation About Risk and Adventure Play

June 5, 2015 - My Sky Exhibit Opens at Providence Children's Museum

November 25, 2014 - Children’s Museum Executive Director Janice O’Donnell Steps Down

November 10, 2014 - New Water Ways Exhibit Now Open at Providence Children's Museum

October 21, 2014 - New Water Ways Exhibit Transforms Children's Museum on November 8

May 9, 2014 - Children's Museum Receives Competitive Federal AmeriCorps Grant

April 26, 2013 - Museum and Partners Present Pop-Up Play Day at India Point Park

April 23, 2013 - Play & Risk: How Safe is Too Safe? | May 7 Conversation

February 20, 2013 - Museum and Providence Athenaeum Present "Speaking of Play" Series

November 12, 2012 - New ThinkSpace Exhibit Now Open at Providence Children's Museum

September 19, 2012 - Museum Presents Film Screenings About the Importance of Play

August 31, 2012 - Museum and Partners Present 'Playful Providence,' a Celebration of Play

March 28, 2012 - Imagination Playground Opens April 16 at Providence Children's Museum

February 1, 2012 - Museum Expands Families Together, Renowned Social Service Program

January 17, 2012 - Museum Transforms Providence Public Library With Innovative Learning Environment

September 20, 2011 - Museum Hosts "Kids, Play and Risk" Conversation

September 2, 2011 - Museum Joins National ‘Let’s Move!’ Initiative

July 25, 2011 - Museum Selected For New Kresge Foundation Initiative

July 8, 2011 - Children's Museum Opens New Discovery Studio

September 23, 2010 - Film Screening/Discussion at URI Ask 'Where Do the Children Play?'

June 11, 2010 - New Outdoor Play Spaces Now Open!

May 19, 2010 - Imaginative Outdoor Play Spaces to Transform Children's Museum

March 3, 2010 - Children's Museum Presents Film Screenings About Outdoor Play

November 19, 2009 - Providence Children's Museum Capital Campaign Reaches $1 Million; Awarded $100,000 by Champlin Foundations (PDF)

November 13, 2009 - Providence Children's Museum Wins Innovation Award

October 28, 2009 - Children's Museum Hosts Community Conversations About Play

October 16, 2009 - Documentary & Discussion Ask 'Where Do the Children Play?'

August 6, 2009 - Children's Museum Launches Community PlayWatch Listserv

May 21, 2009 - Film and Discussion Promote Children's Play

May 20, 2009 - Museum receives $210,000 from Economic Recovery Act to expand AmeriCorps

April 21, 2009 - Kresge Foundation Challenges Children's Museum

April 10, 2009 - Providence Children's Museum Pays Off Mortgage

October 29, 2008 - New Play Power Exhibit Premieres (PDF)

October 9, 2008 - Play Power Exhibit Opens October 28

September 9, 2008 - Major Renovations Begin at Providence Children's Museum

June 4, 2008 - Littlewoods Exhibit Reopens

October 16, 2006 - New Exhibit Opens: Iway

May 12, 2006 - Providence Children’s Museum Wins National Award



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