Archive | Museum Review

11 June 2017 ~ 0 Comments

RIMOSA Opening Day was a great success!

Our official opening day on June 10th  was a great success!  RI families and educators came to explore our hands on science and art exhibits.  From experimenting with flight and color mixing, families of all ages were engaged for hours at our new museum space on Westminster St in Providence.   The Providence Journal wrote […]

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29 March 2017 ~ 0 Comments


Are you looking for engaging educational summer programming for your 8 – 13 year old?  RIMOSA will be running week long morning programs at our new site at 763 Westminster St. in Providence this summer.  Please contact our Education Director Juliette Casselman at  for more information or to sign up your child. Summer Programs […]

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23 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Art/Science in Action!

Professional artist, scientist (and also RIMOSA educator), Jenny Torino and her husband (who also spans the art/science divide) are part of a new show – Carrefour: intersections of biomedical research and art.  Check it out at the Sol Koffler Gallery at 169 Weybosset Street, from July 21 to August 2nd!  The gallery is open daily from […]

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03 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Gayle Gifford’s Class

I just met with Gayle Gifford’s class today.  Gayle is president of Cause & Effect, Inc. as well as an adjunct lecturer at Brown University’s John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage.  Gayle teaches a class on organization and revenue development in small to medium sized non-profit organizations.  They chose MOSA to […]

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18 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Museums of Northern CA

I have returned from a whirlwind trip to northern CA, where they have – within a 1 hour drive of Palo Alto – several fabulous, hands-on, interactive science and art type museums.  We tested them with four children aged 6.5 to 4 and three adults.  I am jealous! But I am also energized.  What we […]

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18 June 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Connecticut Science Center

Did you know that the Connecticut Science Center has just opened in Hartford? It’s a $165 Million, 144,000 sq ft behemoth! Well, so I’ve read. I will have to visit soon and let you know what I think. I’ve also read that it houses over 150 exhibits “many of them interactive”. I’d be happy enough […]

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