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Cranston Street Armory Update (August 2015)

The State Department of Administration's Capital Asset Management Division has informed the WBNA that construction work has begun on the Cranston Street Armory and will continue through this summer, fall, and into next spring.  Repair work is concentrating on the Parade Street tower.  The work includes repointing masonry, repairs of decorative copper work, installing new flashing, and installing a new roof on the west turret.  Missing or broken windows on the building will also be boarded up during the work.

 
For more information, please see attached sign which will be posted on three sides of the building shortly.

TODAY!! Kim Trusty, Beer Garden & Kids Activities! (July 30)

 

KIM TRUSTY AND BAND,sharing blues, gospel and jazz songs accompanied by guitar, violin and bassThe dynamic and multifaceted Kim Trusty is a powerful and diverse vocalist, songwriter,guitarist and actress. Kim draws on jazz, rhythm & blues, vocal improvisation, roots, rock and undemanding lyrics, bringing her life, heart and work experiences into unforgettable and unique performances. Kim Trusty means lyrics you can roll the windows down and sing your heart out with. Kim Trusty means a diverse festival or concert audience is on their feet, swaying to the rock beats and soul harmonies. Rock demands energy. 

Sponsored by Markham + DeRentis Associates and Seven Stars Bakery , Beer donated by Revival Brewing Company, in partnership with The Avery, E&O Tap, and The Scurvy Dog  and Children’s activities sponsored by The Feast

Sally Rogers performs at DTG (July 23)

SALLY ROGERS AND THE LAST TIME STRING BAND, performing traditional and contemporary music, featuring tributes to famed folk musician and activist Pete Seeger Sally Rogers performs an evening of traditional, contemporary and original ballads and folk songs, interwoven with stories taken from her life as a performer, a wife and a mother. Throughout her concerts, she accompanies herself on guitar and Appalachian dulcimer, and with the First Time String Band, she is accompanied by her husband Howie Bursen on banjo, Dan Lanier on fiddle and Deck Neiforth on harmonica and bones.

Sponsored by Markham + DeRentis Associates and Seven Stars Bakery , Beer donated by Revival Brewing Company, in partnership with The Avery, Mike Kelly and The Scurvy Dog - with Imagination Playground from  West Side Play Space 

The WBNA wishes to thank all our sponsors and donors for
making this annual concert series possible

 

 

 

TODAY!! Miss Wensday & the Cotillions Plays DTG (July 16th)

Sponsored by Markham + DeRentis Associates and Seven Stars Bakery , Beer donated by Revival Brewing Company, in partnership with The Avery, Mike Kelly and The Scurvy Dog - with Imagination Playground from  West Side Play Space 

 

 

TODAY FREE Children's Concert at DTG

 

Sponsored by Markham + DeRentis Associates and Seven Stars Bakery , Beer donated by Revival Brewing Company, in partnership with The Avery, Mike Kelly and The Scurvy Dog - with special activities The FeastWest Side Play Space Providence Children's Museum

 

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