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Spring Fundraising campaign

Spring Fundraising campaign

If you’ve been to India Point Park this spring, you’ve noticed that it’s bursting with new life. The pedestrian bridge and the ramps leading down to the park, once a series of jungles, have bloomed with thousands of daffodils and several hundred new shrubs and […]

Thanks!

Thanks!

  Thank you so much to 30 hearty folks who braved chilly, drizzly weather and came to our 19th annual spring cleanup Saturday April 27. We are so grateful for your enthusiasm and good cheer and all you did picking up litter  and weeding and […]

Power lines News!

Power lines News!

The RI Supreme Court has ordered mediation on May 13 between Providence, FIPP, National Grid, and East Providence to discuss coming to an agreement that would result in burying at least some of the power lines using the $18 million that has been set aside for burial […]

Spring Cleanup – Saturday April 27, 9-12

Spring Cleanup – Saturday April 27, 9-12

Join people of all ages for springtime sprucing up of the Park: weeding, pruning, mulching and trash pickup in the pedestrian bridge and beds of the Park. We provide work gloves, lawn bags, tools, sun screen, bug repellent, bathroom access, good cheer and gratifying outdoor […]

Shoreline Restoration Walking Tour – New Date! – Sunday April 28 at 2PM

Shoreline Restoration Walking Tour – New Date! – Sunday April 28 at 2PM

Join us for a Friends of India Point Park (FIPP) Walking Tour of Shoreline Restoration! Brian Byrnes, Deputy Superintendent of the Providence Parks Department, will lead an informational walking tour of repair work on the Park’s eroding seawall. Starting at the southeast corner of the […]

Adopt-A-Spot planting day – October 6th –

Adopt-A-Spot planting day – October 6th –

Adopt-A-Spot volunteers planting new gorgeous plants on the pedestrian bridge. Many thanks to everyone! Come and check it out!

A large bed of weeds transformed into shrubs, flowers & grasses!

A large bed of weeds transformed into shrubs, flowers & grasses!

On Friday morning, Sept. 14, twenty Simulia Corp. volunteers helped us plant 150 shrubs and other plants on the steep bed, weed other beds, and fill two large trucks with weeds. Simulia has helped us every year since 2009. We are so grateful for their […]

More beautiful plants for the park!

More beautiful plants for the park!

Gorgeous plants from Morning Start Nurseries, Blue Moon Farm and the Rhode Island Natural History Survey.  On September 14th,  volunteers from Simulia, a RI company, and friends of the Park will plant them in the bridge and ramps adding to the already thriving varieties.  

Sunday at the Park

Sunday at the Park

Enjoying a gorgeous Sunday afternoon at the park. An artist from Bridgewater who regularly comes to the park because she “loves it”.

Fundraising update

Fundraising update

Thank you so much for contributing to our appeal to the RI Supreme Court, which the City of Providence has filed jointly with Friends of India Point Park (FIPP), the Hilton Garden Inn, and the RI Seafood Festival. Your electronic donations and checks have raised $15,610! In […]