Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Annual Holiday Party

The Warren Preservation Society invites you to Celebrate the Season!

Join us on Thursday, December 15th from 6:30 to 9:30 PM. 

 

The Parish House, 16 School Street, Warren.

 

Please bring an appetizer to share.

 
Drinks and Dessert courtesy of WPS.
 
Invitation is open to WPS members and guests.
 
Thank you for your support and participation!
 
New members always welcome.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

A Place Apart: the evolving landscape of Touisset

 
Public Show Opening:
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 6 - 8 PM
&
At the Warren Walkabout
Sunday, October 23, 2016, 12 - 5 PM
at
Historic Warren Armory
11 Jefferson Street
Warren, RI
 
Touisset is a unique part of Warren with a fascinating back story.
 
The exhibit features maps, photos and artifacts spanning the past 140 years and a video of interviews with Touisset area residents.
 
This is an important exhibit for anyone concerned about community, diversity and change.   

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Fall General Meeting and Middle Passage Project Presentation

Please join us for our Fall Membership Meeting on Thursday, September 22nd at Fellowship Hall, First United Methodist Church, Church Street.
 
The meeting will begin at 6:00 PM with a Potluck Supper. 
 
Please join us at 7:30 PM for a presentation by the Warren Middle Passage Project:
 

Warren:  19 Years in the Slave Trade

 
Nearly fifty percent of all African slaves brought to America came in vessels from Rhode Island. Please join us to  learn more about Warren's role in the slave trade.
 
For more information on the Middle Passage Project go to:  http://www.middlepassageproject.org/
 
 
The potluck supper is open to WPS members and guests.  New members are always welcome. 
 
The Middle Passage Presentation is open to the community. 
 
Thank you for your participation and support!