Chris Healy
The Providence East Side

Providence Community Guide

Check out these community resources that make Providence
so unique, liveable and loveable!

Smart Car Dealership

Mini Cooper Dealership


Downtown Providence
Downtown Providence - directory and guide

Meetup Providence
New in town? Providence meetup

Providence Weather

Providence Public Library

Providence City Parks
Public Park Locator


Commuter Rail - MBTA
Providence/Boston Commuter Rail

T.F. Green Airport (PVD)
Minutes from Providence

RI Public Transit Authority "RIPTA"

Amtrak - Providence Station


Brown University
Providence's Ivy League University

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Renowned art school

Johnson & Wales University
College of Culinary Arts and Hospitality

Public Schools
Elementary: MLK, Gregorian
Middle: Greene, Bishop
High School: Classical

Moses Brown School
Independent, N-12

Catholic Schools of Rhode Island

Wheeler School
Independent, N-12

Gordon School
Independent, N-8

Lincoln School
Independent, Girls N-12

The French-American School
Independent, P-6

Providence Hebrew Day School
Independent - Early Child. - 8

Paul Cuffee School
Charter School - K-8


New England Patriots

Boston Celtics

Providence Bruins
AHL Hockey Team

New England Revolution
Professional Soccer

Boston Red Sox

Providence College - Friars
College Basketball - Big East

University of Rhode Island - Rams
College Basketball - Atlantic 10

Dunkin' Donuts Center
Providence Civic Center

Health & Fitness

Yawgoo Valley

East Side YMCA

Rhode Island Golf Assn.

Agawam Hunt C.C.

Quidnessett Country Club

Rhode Island Country Club

Wannamoisett Country Club

Triggs Memorial Golf Course

Newport National Golf Club

Narragansett Bay Wheelmen
Bicycle Club

Rhode Island Bike Paths


Rhode Island Hospitals - Lifespan

Women & Infants Hospital


Whole Foods Market

Providence Farmer's Markets

Eastside Marketplace
Independent Grocery

Watch Hill Oysters
Oyster Farm

Fellini's Pizza

Bottles Fine Wine
Wayland Square

Seven Stars Bakery

ENO Fine Wines & Spirits
Family owned - Tastings - Wine Club

Narragansett Creamery
RI-Made Cheese (the best!)

New Harvest Coffee Roasters
Artisan Coffee

Gasbarro's Wine

East Side Farmers Market - Hope Street

Munroe Dairy
Old Fashioned Milkman Delivery since 1881

Parks, Beaches & Greenspace

State Beaches & Parks

Roger Williams National Memorial
Smallest National Park

Roger Williams Park Zoo

Providence City Parks


A must see!

Gondola cruise

Mohegan Sun Casino

Just a 45 minute drive to another world!

RI Home, Flower & Garden Show
Annual Springtime Event

Providence Roller Derby
Just for Fun!

Block Island

Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park

Historic Sites

Newport Mansions

The Providence Athenaeum Library
America's Fourth Oldest Library, founded 1753

The First Baptist Church in America circa 1774

Touro Synagogue
Oldest Synagogue in America

Providence Art Club
America's first art club

Providence Preservation Society

Rhode Island Historical Society


RISD Museum

John Brown House Museum Museum

Museum of Natural History & Planetarium

Whitehorne House

Hunter House, Newport

Historic New England (formerly SPNEA)
New England History Organization

Preserve Rhode Island
Protecting RI Historic Structures

Slater Mill
Where the Industrial Revolution began

The John Carter Brown Library - Brown University
For advanced research in history & the humanities

For Children

Children's Museum

Athenaeum Children's Library

Museum of Natural History & Planetarium

Rock Spot Climbing
Indoor rock climbing

Palmer River Equestrian Center

Fun things for kids & parents

Button Hole Golf Course
Golf for kids

RI Fencing Academy & Club
Learn to fence

Ocean State School of Gymnastics

Providence Skating Center
Ice Skating / Skateboarding

Community Sailing

Roger Williams Park Zoo

Mystic Aquarium

Historic Carousel
Looff Carousel circa 1895

The Historic Ladd Observatory

RI New Moms
New Mothers Groups and Resources

East Bay Bike Path
Providence to Bristol

Three Sisters Homemade Ice Cream
not just for kids!


Brown Bookstore

Providence Place Mall

Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
170 premium brand outlet stores

Apple Store - Providence

Steinway Pianos

Mod Mama
For boys, girls, babies and moms

Marc Allen
Men's Clothier

Patriot Place Mall
Patriot's Stadium Shopping Mall

Christiann Salon & Day Spa
Benefit Street

Simple Pleasures
Gifts - Clothing - Jewelry

Books on the Square

Celler Stories Bookstore
Used & Rare Books

Hope Bindery
Book Repair & Restoration

Symposium Books
New Books

For Your Home

Wickford Appliance
Viking, Sub-Zero, Fisher & Paykel, LG, more . ..
Discount Coupons

Adler's Home Design Center
A Providence Institution - since 1919

Parker Construction
Award Winning Contractors

L. Sweet Lumber
Since 1885 - Independent, Quality Products


Brassworks Fine Home Details
Hearth Products, Decorative Hardware

Leonard J. Baum
Old-House Restoration Architect

IKEA Showroom & Warehouse
Stoughton, Massachusetts

The Stanley Weiss Collection

Skinner Auctions
Antiques & Fine Art Auctions

RI Home, Flower & Garden Show
Annual Springtime Event

Arts - Crafts - Design - Artist Direct

Foundry Artists Holiday SALE

Art & Craft Consortium

RISD | works
RISD Alumni Retail Store

Hope Artiste Village
Arts Businesses Collaborative

New Urban Arts
Arts studio for HS students and emerging artists

AS220 Community Arts Organization
Great photos of Rhode Island


Providence Performing Arts Center

Trinity Repertory Company

Rhode Island Philharmonic

Uncensord arts

Festival Ballet

The Steelyard
Metalworking Arts

IMAX Theatre Providence Place Mall
Feinstein IMAX Theatre

David Winton Bell Gallery

New Urban Arts

Avon Cinema
Independent Films

Big NazO

The Players
America's Oldest Little Theatre

The Strand
Rock Concerts

RI International Film Festival

Some Great Restaurants

Al Forno Restaurant
Fine Northern Italian

New Rivers
An American Bistro

Pot au Feu
Fine French Salon & Bistro

10 Prime Steak & Sushi
Nouveau Surf & Turf

Cafe Nuovo
contemporary cuisine

Red Stripe Restaurant

Mill's Tavern Restaurant
Mobile 4 Star Award Winner

The Capital Grille

Hemenway's Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar

The Dorrance
Kitchen & Cocktails Downtown

Pastiche Fine Desserts

Venda Ravioli

Wes' Rib House

Taste of India Restaurant

Garden Grille Cafe

The Butcher Shop Cafe & Deli

Bacaro Restaurant
Camille's Restaurant
Classical Italian

Nick's on Broadway

Pane e Vino
Regional Italian & Wine Bar

Tuscan Soul Food

Wineries & Breweries

Coastal Extreme Brewing Co.
Newport Storm Beer

Trinity Brewhouse

Sakonnet Vineyards

Revival Brewing Co.
Providence Brewery - Seasonal Beers

Westport Rivers Vineyard


Coffee Exchange
Coffee Shop - In Fox Point

Seven Stars Bakery & Cafe

The Edge Cafe
in Wayland Square

White Electric Coffee


The Old Court Bed & Breakfast

Christopher Dodge House Bed & Breakfast

The Hotel Providence

Houses of Worship

First Unitarian Church
Founded 1723

Congregation Beth Sholom
Orthodox Jewish Community

Temple Beth-El

Temple Emanu-El

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

Cathedral of Saints Peter & Paul
Roman Catholic

Grace Church

Beneficent Congregational Church
United Church of Christ

St. Joseph Church
Roman Catholic

St. Martin's Church

St. Sebastian Church
Roman Catholic

Providence Presbyterian Church

The First Baptist Church in America
The Oldest Baptist Church in the U.S.

First Universalist Church

Central Congregational Church
United Church of Christ

Mount Hope Community Baptist Church


Providence Eruv

Providence Public Radio - 1290 AM

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