2018-10-11 / News Briefs

Community Dinner

The Newport Working Cities Collaborative will hold its next Community Dinner at the Park Holm Senior Center, 1 Eisenhower Square on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 5 p.m. Dinner will be followed by a conversation at 5:30 and will end by 7 p.m. Babysitting is available.

Last month, dinner conversations by more than 45 residents and youth focused on discussing the new bridge realignment process with City Councilor Jamie Bova and progress of work in Miantonomi Park. The agenda for the Community Dinner is driven by the attendees and broken into three sections: Introductions; Table Top Conversation where attendees share ideas and topics for discussion; and The Market. So far, Newporters have exchanged more than 85 goods and services during this event.

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