and Train Station
*What to Bring
|Area Information for
Roger Williams University
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809
- From Boston and points north: Take Route 128 (also called 95) to
Route 24 South to Fall
River. At the end of Route 24 bear right onto 195 West to first
exit (Exit 8) Take Route 24
South (Tiverton/Newport) for approximately seven miles. Take Mt.
Hope Bridge/Bristol exit.
Continue across the Mt. Hope Bridge to campus which is
immediately on the right.
- From New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Points south and we :
Take Route 95 North
to Providence. At Providence take Route 195 East (Exit 20)
toward Cape Cod. Continue on
195 for approximately nine miles to Massachusetts Exit 2
(Warren/Newport Route 136 South)
Follow 136 South for approximately nine miles. Or take exit 7
(Rte. 114) off Route 195 East.
The two merge near the university. You'll see the campus on your
left. The highway is
divided at this point. Move into the left lane and take the
turnaround lane, reversing
directions to enter the campus gate a few yards further along.
(if you don't make this turn,
you'll find yourself crossing the Mt. Hope Bridge - not where
you want to go!)
WHAT TO BRING:
Your own phone with connector, if desired - apartments have jacks
Bicycles - there are beautiful bike trails
Memorabilia to share
Items for the Auctions - silent and live - Woodstock or India related
Goodies for the snack table
Swim suits - optional
Any other sports equipment you may want to have. Facilities are available.
Children's toys and entertainments
AREA CAMPGROUNDS: (Note: Make arrangements immediately - Big
Meadowlark Park - 401-846-9455 - self-contained campers, no tents
Melville Campground Recreation Area - 401-849-8212 -
(reservations after 3/23/99)
Paradise Motel - 401-847-1500 - self-contained campers, no tents
(None at Colt State Park - incorrect information on state map)
Know any harmonium and tabla players you can recommend who may be
attending? - Please
contact Robbie Crowell - Tel: 413-739-1439; e-mail
EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER FOR THE COLLEGE:|
8 a.m. to 10 p.m. - 401-254-3067
After hours, the emergency/security number is 401-254-3611
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