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December 20, 2014
Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
Artscape: Harpist brings in Winter Solstice By CHUCK HINMAN
For this month's Artscape, we go to a Winter Solstice music celebration featuring the Irish harpist and singer Aine Minogue. The concert is put on by the Common Fence Music Association.
Nutcracker display brightens URI library By SUMMER ALLEN
The URI library is featuring a display of nutcrackers and other carved figures from the Ore Mountain region of Germany.
Puppet maker helps hospitals tend to larger patients By KRISTIN GOURLAY
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants have the highest rate of lifting-related injuries of nearly every profession, according to the US Department of Labor. And the heavier patients get, the more dangerous that work becomes. Now a hospital and an artist in Providence have teamed up to make hospitals safer for workers and patients of size.