November 2012 –
December 2013Come view a large-scale, three panel “legacy
display” timeline highlighting RIH milestones through
the past 150 years and see a rotating set of displays
showcasing RIH archival objects and pictures through the
decades. The legacy display will be permanently located
on the wall outside the George Auditorium.
Debut of 150th anniversary banners located
on the exterior if the Davol and Bridge buildings.
January 2013Launch of 150th anniversary website featuring
timelines, an interactive quiz, photos and videos.
March 13, 2013 150th Anniversary Day
celebrations at Rhode Island Hospital
Ceremonial re-signing of Rhode Island Hospital charter
3:30 p.m. in the State Room at the Rhode Island State
Spring 2013Mural unveiling on the I95 underpass: Eddy
Street connecting Rhode Island Hospital and the
May 6-12, 2013
Nurses WeekNationally and internationally known guest
speaker Tim Porter-O’Grady, RN, EdD, PhD will meet with
nurses from all over the hospital about our shared
governance model and outcomes. There will also be
special rounds to show appreciation and several
receptions held on the units.
June 8, 2013Safety Fair
Carl G. Lauro Elementary School, Providence, RI
June 21-July 19, 2013Carrefour: Intersections of Biomedical Research and ArtCurated art exhibit and gallery opening
Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, 169
Weybosset Street, Providence
August 2013Carnival celebration for employees in Legacy
Park at Rhode Island Hospital
September 7, 2013150th Anniversary Waterfire Celebration,
September 21, 2013Playground build at Providence’s Carl G. Lauro School
November 16, 2013150th Anniversary Celebration Dinner, 6:00 p.m.
Rhode Island Convention Center