Get Out: 7 Things To Do This Weekend

The 10th anniversary of Sept. 11 and Grandparents' Day fill this weekend with tons of great events.

Grandparents' Day Tea 
 Blithewold Mansion Dining Room, 101 Ferry Road, Bristol; Sunday, Sept. 11, 1-2:30 pm.
Why Go: Celebrate national Grandparents' Day with your grandparent over tea and treats. 
Pricing: $18 adults, $10 children (Register Here

Grandparents' Day at the Museum
Where/When: Providence Children's Museum, 100 South St, Providence; Sunday, Sept. 11, 9-6 pm.
Why Go: Grams and Gramps will get in the museum for free all day Sunday. So spend the day exploring and learning and let them teach the kids a thing or two. 
Pricing: Free for grandparents; regular admission applies for everyone else. 

Stories on the Spectrum
 Weaver Library, 41 Grove Ave, East Providence; Saturday, Sept. 10, 11 am. 
Why Go: Fun stories and catchy songs geared to children ages 3 to 8 on the autistic spectrum.
Pricing: Free

Memorial Waterfire
 Waterplace Park & The Wall of Hope, 1 Finance Way, Providence; Saturday, Sept. 10, 6 pm.
Why Go:
There will be a ceremony at the Wall of Hope to remember the local victims lost on 9/11 10 years ago. The ceremony will lead to the lighting of the Tenth Year Memorial Waterfire. 
Pricing: Free

Tissue Paper Art
 Fuller Library, 260 Dover Ave, East Providence; Monday, Sept. 12, 3 to 5 pm.
Why Go: This is a cute craft for kids of all ages to keep the kids busy for a bit before dinner time.      
Pricing: Free

9/11 Tenth Anniversary National Day of Service
Gilbert Stuart Middle School, 188 Princeton Ave, Providence; Saturday, Sept. 10, 8:30 to 4:30 pm.
Why Go: Serve Rhode Island will sponsor this day of service to remember the lives lost on 9/11. There will be cleaning, painting and some outdoor cleanups. This is a great way to give back to the community in rememberance of this tragic event.   
Pricing: Free (please register)

Pump Up the Volume Yoga & Zumba
 Wyatt Detention Center, 950 High St, Central Falls; Saturday, Sept. 10, 8:30 am
Why Go: Zumba is a great way to work out and kids LOVE it. It's fun and get to burn off some pounds for you and some energy for the kids. Yoga is at 8:30 am and Zumba starts at 9 am.   
 Yoga is $2 and Zumba is $3 and kids dance for FREE. This is an awesome deal!


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