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Cafe Recuerdos @RWP IG

The original Café Recuerdos art installation created by Rhode Island artist, Ana Flores, will be on display from April to December 2023.

The Broad Street Gateway Center located at 1197 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907

Come for a walk with us through Broad Street, aka La Callé Broa' and then join Sussy Santana at the Gateway Center 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 for Café Recuerdos, and to learn about Nuestras Raíces @RILA's oral history collection, and how YOU can contribute your story. .

Barrio Tour participants: 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.

Café Recuerdos only: *Meet us at the Gateway 1.5 hours after the listed start of each tour.

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 11-12:30pm & Storytelling from 12-4pmwith Rhode Island Black Storytellers (RIBS)

Sun. May 7 • 12-2pm | Barrio Tour & Story Sharingwith GrowSmart RI

Wed. July 19 • 5:30-7pm - Café RecuerdosThu. Aug. 17 • 5:30-7pm - Café RecuerdosThu. Sept. 21 • 5:30-7pm - Café Recuerdos

Thu. Oct. 19 • 5:30-7pm - Café Recuerdos

Registration strongly recommended for tours | Tours limited to 15 people. Register here

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