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Upcoming RI Events for Families

Whether small town or big city, RI has something to offer every family. If you missed the Newport Jazz Festival or the Foster Old Home Days this past weekend, don’t worry. You can always get Del’s Lemonade in Johnston and Smithfield or a NY System weiner-all-the-way in Olneyville. There are plenty of other activities and…

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Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day to all! That’s right, today, 3.14 is Pi Day. What is Pi, you ask? Not the traditional fruit-filled pastry dessert, but the number represented by the Greek letter/symbol. Pi in mathematics is the constant number which can be used to find the circumference of a circle, which equals the radius of any…

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Create Leap Year Memories!

The Au Pair Program is all about that mutually beneficial relationship between American Host Families and their international Au Pairs. This involves Au Pairs providing flexible, reliable and affordable childcare to American families and learning about our great American culture. Host Families often keep in contact with their Au Pairs for years after their experience.…

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Upcoming Local Au Pair Events

Cultural experiences and discovering what makes American culture unique is one of the most exciting aspects of the Au Pair Program for the international caregivers who come to live with an American Host Family. Rhode Island and southeastern New England has so much to offer, six events per year is just not enough to see…

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Weekend Plans, Rhode Island Families?

Go Au Pair strives to offer our au pairs and families alike the best customer service possible. This starts with really caring about individuals and taking the time to encourage open and honest communication, as well as examining what one hopes to achieve as an outcome of participating in this unique cultural childcare experience. Check out…

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RI Events this Weekend!

Do you have plans for this weekend? There is lots to do in Rhode Island – let me suggest an event or two that would be perfect for active families interested in sharing RI culture with their au pair. As part of the Au Pair Program, Host Families share American culture and local cultural experiences…

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World Breastfeeding Week!

RI has gone wild! Come celebrate World Breastfeeding Week at Roger Williams Park Zoo! Adults and children 5 and older get in for only $5! Under age 5 is free! Come get some free breastfeeding information, support and advice.  This is tonight only! As a mom of six who breastfed all of them beyond their…

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Do the Rhody Ramble!

Are you doing the Rhody Ramble this year? What? Haven’t heard of it yet? Where have you been? Come explore Rhode Island this summer and visit almost 30 historic places across our great state! You may even meet some members of Go Au Pair Providence at a family-friendly event or two. RI area au pairs…

All-American Summer

When you host an Au Pair, you invite a cultural experience into your home! What all-American  cultural activities could your family offer a young foreigner? Au Pairs are 18-26 year old adventurers who come to live with your family for a year or more, all while they provide you with flexible, live-in childcare and you…

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Get Involved This Summer!

Go Au Pair Providence wants its au pairs and Host Families to have lots of options this summer! As part of the Au Pair Program, sponsored by the US Dept of State, your Local Area Representative (that’s me, Joan Lowell) is required to host several social and cultural events each year which are designed to…

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Halloween in America

You may be surprised to find out that this is not your au pair’s first Halloween! Halloween is not strictly an American holiday, but it definitely has it’s own American twist! Here is a little history of the holiday and some favorite activities you might choose to do this time of year. Those holiday has…

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Halloween Happenings Around RI

It’s that time of year again! All over the country, au pairs are experiencing their first Halloween ever! Au pairs in RI have many spooky options, all within driving distance. Let’s take a quick peak at a couple of great choices, if you dare! Visit Rhode Island’s only haunted fortress and four awesome attractions at…

Let’s Not Forgot Our Friends in MA and CT!

I recently wrote about all of the historical opportunities in Rhode Island. I would not want to forget my friends and neighbors in the Connecticut and Massachusetts areas, since they are just a hop and skip away! I’m sure our Host Families in those states will appreciate the mention. Let’s start with Connecticut, and let’s…

History Abounds in … You Name the City!

Rhode Island has a wealth of history in nearly every city and town, but let’s not forget nearby Massachusetts and Connecticut either! I mean, literally, you name a city and I will find an awesome historic site to visit or cultural group to learn! Let’s take my hometown of Glocester, RI, for example. You may…