ANNUAL EDUCATION BREAKFAST: Providence Youth & Our Diverse Arts Community

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The Providence Art Club

11 Thomas Street

Providence, RI 02903

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3rd Annual Education Breakfast: Connecting Providence Youth with Our Diverse Arts Community

Please join us for a Panel Discussion with Providence Youth, featuring special guests:

Therman Statom, RISD alumnus and nationally recognized sculptor, glass artist and painter


Matthew Shenoda, VP, Social Equity & Inclusion, RISD Professor Literary Arts & Studies

The Youth Panel Discussion will be followed by Interactive Table Discussions led by 20 local artists and arts educators working in theater, dance, music, illustration, fashion, design, ceramics and painting, including:

  • Joe Wilson Jr., Actor and Coordinator for Activism and Performance, Trinity Rep

  • Len Cabral, International Storyteller

  • Allison Newsome, Sculptor

  • Harrison Grigsby (Jon Hope), Performance Rap Musician

  • Yemi Sekoni, Founder & Creative Director Lights Fashion Philanthropy, RI Fashion Week

  • Munir Mohammed, Muralist

  • Jessica Brown (The Lady J), Artist and Musician, Extraordinary Rendition Band, RISD Professor Industrial Design

  • and more!

Breakfast will be provided for all attendees. Come help us build bridges connecting Providence youth with our creative community.

Sponsorship opportunities still available - contact Hillary Salmons.

**Snow Date: Wednesday March 6th


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When will the program start?
Please arrive at 7:30 AM to allow time for parking, check in and to enjoy breakfast. The speaking program will start promptly at 8:00 AM so we can end on time.

Where do I park?
There will be valet parking at The Art Club that morning. Please arrive early to avoid lines.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Printed tickets are not necessary for this event.

Is there a snow date?
The Breakfast will take place the following week on Wednesday, March 6 if there is a snow day.

How can I contact the organizer with questions?
Please contact Jennifer Quigley-Harris at jquigleyharris@mypasa.org or 401-835-6838

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