November 2012 –
Come 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.
Launch 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 and reception:
3:30 p.m. in the State Room at the Rhode Island State House
Mural unveiling on the I95 underpass: Eddy Street connecting Rhode Island Hospital and the Knowledge District.
May 6-12, 2013
Nationally 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 21-July 19, 2013
Curated art exhibit and gallery opening
Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, 169 Weybosset Street, Providence
Carnival celebration for employees in Legacy Park at Rhode Island Hospital
September 7, 2013
150th Anniversary Waterfire Celebration, downtown Providence
November 16, 2013
150th Anniversary Celebration Dinner, 6:00 p.m. Rhode Island Convention Center