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March 2017
1 Health, Environmental and Pesticide Safety Education Training. Core II, Day 1. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University of Rhode Island's East Farm. For information, call Robin Mooney at 222-2781 ext. 4513 or visit URI's Health, Environmental, and Pesticide Safety Education Training (PAT) webpage or visit DEM's Pesticide Safety & IPM Training page.
9 Community Meeting on Natural Resources & Visitors Center 6:00 p.m. at Richmond Elementary School Cafeteria, 190 Kingstown Road, Wyoming. RI DEM invites the public to discuss plans, ask questions, and share concerns on the Arcadia Natural Resources & Visitors Center. For additional information, view the press release and project factsheet.
10 Health, Environmental and Pesticide Safety Education Training. Core II, Day 2. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University of Rhode Island's East Farm. For information, call Robin Mooney at 222-2781 ext. 4513 or visit URI's Health, Environmental, and Pesticide Safety Education Training (PAT) webpage or visit DEM's Pesticide Safety & IPM Training page.
10 New England Saltwater Fishing Show. 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the RI Convention Center in Providence. Show runs through Sunday, March 12. For more information and a discount admission coupon, visit www.nesaltwatershow.com.
11 Land Navigation Course. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at DEM's Fish and Wildlife Education Office located at 1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place in Exeter. Registration is required for this free course by emailing Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov. ALL SPACES FOR THIS CLASS HAVE BEEN FILLED.
12 New England Saltwater Fishing Show. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the RI Convention Center in Providence. Show runs through Sunday, March 12. For more information and a discount admission coupon, visit www.nesaltwatershow.com.
12 Land Navigation Course. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at DEM's Fish and Wildlife Education Office located at 1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place in Exeter. Registration is required for this free course by emailing Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov. ALL SPACES FOR THIS CLASS HAVE BEEN FILLED.
20 Free Freshwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.
21 Organic Advisory Board Meeting. 10 a.m. in Conference Room 370C in DEM's Division of Agriculture located at 235 Promenade Street in Providence. For information, email Matt.green@dem.ri.gov.
22 Free Saltwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Brownell Public Library, 44 Commons, Little Compton. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.
23 Free Freshwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.
24 Newton B Washburn Proposed Solid Waste Transfer Station Public Informational Workshop. 12:30 p.m. at DEM headquarters, Room 300, 235 Promeande Street, Providence. For additional information see the attached notice of the workshop and the follow-up public comment hearing, or call Chris Shafer at 222-4700 ext. 7511.
26 Local Fish Cooking Class with Chef Andy Lussier of Culinary Connections and Addieville East Farm. 12:00 p.m. at DEM’s Fish & Wildlife Education Center in Exeter. Registration required; $30 fee per person. For information or to register, contact Jessica Pena at 539-0019 or via email at Jessica.pena@dem.ri.gov. Learn more about this class on Fish & Wildlife's Aquatic Resource Education page.
27 Free Freshwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Middletown Public Library, 700 West Main Road. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.
29 Free Saltwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Brownell Public Library, 44 Commons, Little Compton. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.
30 Free Freshwater Fly-Tying Workshop. 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Portsmouth Free Public Library, 2658 East Main Road. Sponsored by DEM’s Aquatic Resource Education Program. To register, email Scott.travers@dem.ri.gov.


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