December 5, 2019

Operation Whiteknact Playground Seeks Volunteers for Community Build


East Providence, RI: The Whiteknact Elementary School PTA Playground Committee has been working diligently to secure approximately $115,000 in funds from multiple local sponsors and the East Providence School Dept. to build the school’s first ever onsite playground.

•Mayor Bob DaSilva, City of East Providence
•Kathryn Crowley, Superintendent
•Laurie Marchand, Principal
•Greg McCarthy, Vice Principal
•Whiteknact PTA Officers
•East Providence School Committee members
•East Providence City Councilors
•East Providence DPW
•Local families

What: The Whiteknact Parent Teachers Association is seeking volunteers to help with the community build of the school’s first ever playground and donations of snacks and drinks. The ADA compliant playground will feature an aeroglider, wheelchair ramp support, crawl tubes, accessible audible activities, cozy cocoons and much more.

When: Saturday, August 17,  9 a.m. – early evening

Where: Whiteknact Elementary School 261 Grosvenor Ave. East Providence, RI (behind the school).

For more information, please contact the Whiteknact PTA President or Vice President.

Event Dates
Saturday, August 17, 2019 through Sunday, August 18, 2019
Event time
12:00 AM
Schools, News


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