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The original Café Recuerdos art installation created by artist Ana Flores, will be on display on Broad Street from April 15 to August 31, 2023.

Come for a walk with us through Broad Street, aka La Callé Broa' and then join Sussy Santana at the Gateway Center (1197 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907) to reflect on what you learned through storytelling / story-collecting activities. Refreshments will be served.

If you do not participate in the Barrio Tour, you can join us at the Gateway *after the tour to learn about Nuestras Raíces @RILA's oral history collection, and to contribute your story. .

Meet 15 minutes before the scheduled start time in the grass area of the Roger Williams Park @Broad Street entrance. The address you can use to search is 1232 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02905, and the location where we will be meeting is across the street.

Ample street parking is available on Miller Street or Broad Street, and also next to the tennis courts, to the right just after you enter through the Broad Street park entrance.

Dates & Times:
Sat. April 22 | Barrio Tour 11am-12:30pm & Storytelling from 12-4pmwith Rhode Island Black Storytellers (RIBS)

Sun. May 7 • 11am-1pm | Barrio Tour & Story Sharingwith GrowSmart RI

Sun. June 4 • 11am-1pm | Story Sharing (NO TOUR today)

Barrio Tour & Conversation
Sun June 18 • 11am-1pm
Sun. Aug. 20 • 11am-1pm

Café Recuerdos Pláticas/Conversations (NO TOUR)
Wed. July 19 • 5:30-7pm
Thu. Aug. 17 • 5:30-7pm
Thu. Sept. 21 • 5:30-7pm
Thu. Oct. 19 • 5:30-7pm

To participate in the Barrio Tours only, click here for details

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