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5 months ago
TGIO tonight!
5 months ago
Thankful November is over? Come celebrate with us by bowling, hanging out, and having a general good time. Relax and have fun no matter how much you got done!

Tuesday, Dec 6th from 5pm - 8pm at Breaktime Bowl and Bar. Details in the TGIO thread below.
5 months ago
Sunday 11/27 from 1pm - 5pm at PPL is our last official write-in for NaNo 2016 before TGIO in December. Come join us!

Also, please read the TGIO thread to take the survey and/or post your opinion of what time to make our party. Thank you.
5 months ago
Come over to Rochambeau Library on Hope St, Sat, November 19, 2:30pm – 5:30pm. Prizes, stickers, and candy, oh my!
5 months ago
Tomorrow from 4:30-7:30 we will be writing downstairs at Wanskuck Library on Veazie St. Come out for any or all of the 3 hour block to get some writing done. Word war prizes are still available!
5 months ago
Join us at Providence Public Library today anytime between 1-5pm! Meters are free on Sundays so come on out.
5 months ago
Join us at Malachi's from 1-4pm, then we're moving on to Coffee Exchange. Visit the Veteran's Day thread for more information! Let's make today a writing crawl/marathon, and get that word count flowing.
5 months ago
Tonight we're at Wanskuck Library.

Tomorrow we will be doing a write-in across Fox Point locations. Join us!
6 months ago
Today we are writing at PPL downtown from 1-5pm. Since it is Sunday, meters are free! Hope to see you there.
6 months ago
Today is Double-Up Day! Be sure to stretch your donation and writing goals. Join us at Rochambeau Library.
6 months ago
Tonight's write-in at Wanskuck Library is located upstairs, on the main floor across from the entrance, instead of downstairs.
6 months ago
The NaNoPVD Twitter has officially been launched. Follow @NaNoPVD to get all your region's relevant news use #NaNoPVD to share news among yourselves.
6 months ago
Day 1 is almost over and then Day 2 will be here.

How is your story? Your word count? Take breaks and reward yourself!
6 months ago
Kick off is this Saturday, Oct 29th! Please note it has been moved to L'artisan Cafe & Bakery on Wayland Square, 4:30-6:30pm. See the kick-off thread for more information.

November fast approaches!
6 months ago
Threads have been updated with the latest information on all locations, and the new calendar reflects this as well.

Please stop by the Intro, Kick-Off, and TGIO threads in particular to let us know a little about you and input your opinions. Thank you!
7 months ago
The forums have been updated with most of our write-in information and the introductions thread. Please stop by and say hello.

Tomorrow I will send out our first regional message with more information on what to expect in the coming months.
7 months ago
Welcome to NaNo 2016. I hope everyone is excited for this year's theme of space! Stayed tuned for updates on events being added to the calendar. A regional mail will be sent out with more information as we get closer.

Please also welcome our new co-ML, KaNugget (Kellie)! She has been a big influence and great head minion for many years. Glad to have you aboard officially, Kellie~

Any ideas you would like to share about Nov? Message one of us and we'll get back to you. See you soon, wrimos.
over 1 year ago
Today we're at Three Sisters on Hope St from 11am - 3pm, or until we get bored. Come eat great food and talk about how NaNo went for you, or anything else that entertains us.
over 1 year ago
TGIO tomorrow at Three Sisters 11am-3pm! See you there.
over 1 year ago
Congratulations to our winners so far! Right now at 4:30pm, I'm seeing 18 out of 120 active and homed members. Way to go!

For the rest of us, keep tapping away. Every word counts, whether you do 10k, hit a personal goal or the 50k (and above!). See you on the other side of November.
over 1 year ago
We have been moved upstairs to the Art Room due to lack of tables. I only found out when I got here, sorry for any confusion. Please be extra careful with beverages.
over 1 year ago
This Saturday, Nov 28, join us at The Providence Athenaum on Benefit St from 1:30-4:30pm or any time in between.
over 1 year ago
Validation has begun! In order to claim prizes for completing 50k or beyond, you must validate by the end of November before midnight local time.

For anyone still catching up: there's plenty of time. Focus on daily goals, and break it down into hour-long chunks. You can do this!
over 1 year ago
How are you feeling about your story? How is your word count? If you'd like a pick-me-up on either or to just stuff yourself with some candy, then head on out to one of our upcoming write ins:

Wanskuck Library on Thursday, Nov 19 from 5-7:45pm.

Rochambeau Library on Saturday, Nov 21 from 3-5:45pm.

Both locations are downstairs in private rooms.
over 1 year ago
Rochambeau Library has informed us that they will be closing their doors Thanksgiving weekend. The calendar is now updated to reflect this change and we're looking into a replacement venue.
over 1 year ago
Today is Rochambeau Library from 3-5:45pm downstairs in the computer lab. Bring your inspiration, novel implements, and any questions you may have. This is a great time to gather with others in the same boat! The computers are open to use as well.
over 1 year ago
Wanskuck Library today, 5-7:45pm. See you there!
over 1 year ago
Write-in today at Three Sisters on Hope St at 11am. For more info see the thread.
over 1 year ago
The computer lab is downstairs and to the left when you come in the main entrance. There is easy ramp access to the library and also an elevator.
over 1 year ago
This evening we have our first meeting at Wanskuck Library 5-7:45pm.
Saturday is Rochambeau Library 3-5:45pm in the Computer Lab.

Please take a look at the calendar or forum post for more information. We will put signs up to help indicate where to go at each location. See you there!
over 1 year ago
For those that use the IRC, we now have a regional chat of our own. Simply join #nanopvd. I will be posting a thread on how to make an account, etc later on.
over 1 year ago
We're almost at Day One. Don't forget the clock goes back an hour on Sunday.
over 1 year ago
Good evening, wrimos. Thursday and Saturday write-ins have been added to the calendar. Check out the threads for either location to find out more info as these are both new venues! I will continue to update as necessary should anything change.

If you are interested in a late-night gathering on Halloween please let me know. I'm looking into 24 hour locations for a midnight writing session.
over 1 year ago
The forums are shiny clean, and the website is ready for your 2015 NaNo. There are already a few threads to take a look at and start conversation.

The new Providence calendar will be updated with our write-in events soon. See you around!
over 1 year ago
Hey everyone. Keep in mind the forum cleaning will happen near the beginning of October!

If you would like to be a minion (someone to help set up at events, etc) please contact me~
over 2 years ago
TGIO for all Rhode Islanders is tomorrow 5-8pm at Corner Bakery in Cranston! Check the calender for more information.
over 2 years ago
We are downstairs today in the Athenaeum! It is amazing how much space is down here. Come eat some snacks with us as we make a race to the finish line.
over 2 years ago
It is the final weekend and last two days of NaNo 2014. Come out to a write-in near you and pump out those words!
over 2 years ago
Attention: The Athenaeum write-in for Sun, Nov 23rd has been cancelled due to library's request. (Someone else is using the space.)

Good news is we should have the big room downstairs for future events!
over 2 years ago
Reminder: Sat, Nov 15th - Knight Memorial Library Write-in will be held upstairs in the Board Room 3-5:45. We have the space starting at 2pm, but I have class until 2:30. Feel free to show up before me: say you are with NaNoWriMo, and get going! See you then.

Prompt: Comet
over 2 years ago
Today is the first write-in for the Providence Athenaeum. Join us 1-4pm on Saturday upstairs surrounded by paintings of famous authors! Water only please.
over 2 years ago
Knight Memorial Library events are now official! Please visit the thread or read the regional message for more information. The calendar will be updated to reflect this information later tonight.

Day 3 goal: 5001
over 2 years ago
KICK OFF - Tomorrow, Sunday Nov 2nd -
Where: CCRI Providence/Liston Campus, One Hilton St, 02905
When: 9am - Noon
Who: Anyone (not student only!)

Bring your laptops, extension cords and surge protectors, and get ready to have fun with fellow Providence writers. We wont be able to eat inside the library, but do bring snacks to enjoy downstairs in the atrium. I will give out candy as prizes for hitting word count goals!
over 2 years ago
Added an event for Providence to the calendar. Tentatively it is set for Sundays starting the 9th from 1pm-4pm. This may change as things are solidified with the Athenaeum staff. I'm also waiting to hear back from Knight Memorial Library. Keep your eyes out for events, and be sure to post an introduction!
over 2 years ago
The forums have been cleaned up. Things are getting ready for a brand new season. Are you pumped?
almost 3 years ago
Hello and welcome to Rhode Island :: Providence! This is a brand new region created by popular demand for 2014. If you live in or near Providence, this is the place for you.

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  • Joined November 1, 2005
  • Role Municipal Liaison
  • Location Providence, Rhode Island & Salem, Oregon
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