WELCOME TO UPP!
OUR 2014 PROCESSION
Join us for our first-ever evening procession on May 17, 2014! The
procession will take place from 6-9 pm, starting and ending at J.T. Owens Park on Niantic Avenue in Providence, RI. Join along with community members and guest performers, including Big Nazo Puppets, the
Extraordinary Rendition Band & the Extraordinary Youth Ensemble, the What Cheer? Brigade and more. We will have homemade lanterns to lead the way,
a moving shadow puppet theater and a variety show to cap off the night!
This year's workshops and culminating procession will focus on the diverse
neighborhood that evolved in the early 20th century on the site of the Huntington Business Park, which sits on the western side of Mashapaug
Pond, as well as the environmental challenges the park faces today.
UPP'S 2014 EDUCATORS' PACKET
Use these resources to teach classes and facilitate discussions around the history and environmental challenges of Mashapaug
Pond and the Huntington Industrial Park.
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS
We rely on enthusiastic volunteers like you to make our procession a success! Please drop us a line if you have ideas, want to lend
a hand, or would like to be notified of our monthly planning meetings. In addition, if you have advice about staging an evening
procession or fresh fundraising suggestions to help sustain our programming, we would love to hear from you!
Contact us at email@example.com.
To all who attended the 6th Annual Urban Pond Procession!
Read about highlights from our 2013 procession, school based workshops and public workshops.
Special thanks to our donors and supporters, including all those who contributed food for the event: Cisco's Pizza, Loui's Family
Restaurant, Olga's Cup & Saucer, Nick-A-Nee's, Trinity Brewhouse, Trader Joe's, Little Falls, The Elephant Room, Caserta Pizzeria, Ebisu, Four Seasons, and Shaw's.