April 29, 2017

Seekonk Meadows 6th Annual Summer Kick-Off Celebration Saturday, June 10th from 1-5pm

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Seekonk, MA April 13, 2017…… Seekonk Meadows, located on the nine-acre grounds of the Seekonk Library, 410 Newman Avenue, Seekonk, Ma. 02771 (508) 336-8230, will be holding its 6th annual Summer Celebration on Saturday, June 10th from 1-5pm.

Performances On The Amphitheater Stage




1:00 - 1:45 RI Philharmonic Youth Rock Combo
Under the direction of George Leonard

2:00 - 3:00 John Porcino, Story Teller/Musician
Mix of stories and songs with warmth and humor
Sponsored by the Seekonk Cultural Council

3:00 - 5:00 Ten Rod Ramblers
Folk-rock classics of the 60’s and 70’s

Some of the Participants

Professional Kite Flying: Demonstrations & kite flying by Gary Engvall of
ConnectiKITERS Kite Club

Seekonk Artist Network
Pop Up Gallery, Community Art Project, Artist Meet & Greet

U.R.I. Master Gardener
Materials and advice on plants & gardening

Seekonk Parks and Recreation
Backyard Games

Seekonk Public Library Children’s Dept.
Nature inspired art projects, books and take-home project sheets

Seekonk Conservation Commission
Children’s nature scavenger hunts

Seekonk Community Preservation Committee

Food for purchase by
Lemon & Oil of Seekonk


Scheduled Times

1:00 – 3:00 pm Kite Making Drop In:
Free kite making workshop for children with professional kite maker
Maggie Engvall who will help each child make their own kite.

4:00 pm Evergreen Nursery Demo
Larry Hindle shares annual container gardening tips



The funding for Seekonk Meadows has been raised entirely by private donations. Gifts can be made payable to the Seekonk Library Trust with a memo line designating the Seekonk Meadows project and sent to the Seekonk Public Library, 410 Newman Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02771.

For additional information please visit the Seekonk Meadows page on the library website at
www.seekonkpl.org or contact cherylafaria@verizon.net.

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