Programs and Events

Purpose: To host programs and events that support and strengthen relationships between West Side neighbors.

Upcoming events

Programs and Events Committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 6 – 7:30pm at Westcott Properties, 559 Broadway, Providence. No meetings in November or December.

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  • To plan high quality events that build the West Side’s sense of community and to raise funds to support the work of the WBNA

  • To coordinate resources (sponsorships, in-kind contributions, volunteers, etc.) that can be shared across functions throughout the year


2017 Programs & Events

WBNA Annual Meeting ~ Tues, January 31
Conversation with our Elected Officials ~ Mon, March 6
Spring Clean-Up & BBQ ~ Sat, April 22
Neighborhood Wide Yard Sale ~ Sat, May 20
West Side Thursday Concerts ~ July TBA
Neighbor Day ~ TBA
Conversation About our Parks & Public Infrastructure ~ TBA
Conversation About the Armory ~ Fall TBA
WBNA Preview Party & House Tour ~ Fri & Sat, October 6 & 7
Trick or Treat on Dexter Street ~ Sat, October 28
Conversation About West Side Public Schools ~ Tues, November 28
West Side Caroling ~ Sun, December 24



  • Engage new members of the neighborhood and expand relationships with current neighbors
  • Enthuse and inspire neighbors with programs and events like the West Side Yard Sale, Summer Concert and Neighbor Day
  • Develop a new event that further supports the West Side as a great place to live
  • Encourage leadership within the committee
  • Continue to cultivate relationships with neighborhood sponsors to support programs and events for the year

committee chairs

Melissa Riley and Nathaniel Gill