Poses with Providence is a series of 60-minute yoga class taught by yoga teacher and local business owner Jackie Adams. Our second session of this project will also be held virtually on March 11 at 7 p.m.
Holi, which dates back to the 4th century, is one of India’s most joyful celebrations. Join us on March 13 & 14 at the Colby cafeteria for a celebratory meal that represents the culture and tradition. Join us on March 13 & 14 at the Colby cafeteria for a celebratory meal that represents the culture and tradition.
April is Neurodiversity Celebration Month It Takes All Minds! Every brain is different. People have different learning styles. They react differently. They process experiences differently. This is neurodiversity. Neurodiversity covers a wide spectrum of categories, such as autism, dyspraxia, dyslexia, ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), social anxiety disorder, and other differences. Within each of these categories, […]
Happy Ramadan! Colby Cafeteria Food Celebration April 1st and 2nd “May your Ramadan be blessed (Ramadaan Mubarak) and may Allah accept your good deeds as sincerely done for Him (Taquabbal Allaahu minnaa wa minkum)” “Ramadan Mubarak, dear friend. I hope this Ramadan brings you happiness.” Ramadan celebrates the date in 610 CE when, according to […]
Happy Passover! Colby Cafeteria Food Celebration April 15th and 16th "Passover affirms the great truth that liberty is the inalienable right of every human being." – Morris Joseph “The Passover story is the Jewish people’s original story of becoming strangers in a strange land. It is the story that reminds us that we, too, have […]
“Invest in our Planet” Earth Day is an annual event to raise awareness about environmental issues. Since the first Earth Day in 1970, efforts have resulted in major changes such as the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and the signing of the Paris Agreement. “For Earth Day 2022, we need to act (boldly), innovate (broadly), […]
Come join us IN PERSON and learn more about health resources from our own caregivers and in our local community. Our 2nd Annual Virtual Health and Wellbeing Fair in January showed that caregivers were more than ready to be together again! To honor PRIDE month in June, the theme is “Safety in Allyship” We will […]
"We all require and want respect, man or woman, Black or white. It's our basic human right." – Aretha Franklin, Musician "We are not ready to fight because we love fighting. We are ready to fight because we are worth fighting for." – Zoé Samudzi, Author and Activist "My humanity is bound up in yours, […]
Let’s hold the head high, like the birds, fly in the open sky. It’s a happy birthday from France. Bonne Fete Nationale! July 14, often called la fête nationale in France, became an official holiday in 1880. From the beginning, speeches, military parades, and fireworks, along with public revelry, were part of the celebration. The slogan “Vive […]
"We are not myths of the past, ruins in the jungle, or zoos. We are people and we want to be respected, not to be victims of intolerance and racism." – Rigoberta Menchu There are over 476 million indigenous peoples living in 90 countries across the world, accounting for 6.2 per cent of the global population. Indigenous peoples […]