“But the work really popped with the entrance of the Singers in the ‘Ode to Joy’ finale. At that point there were about 200 musicians making a glorious noise on the Vets stage”
Channing Gray
Providence Journal
8 May 2016
(Beethoven’s Ninth)


Immaculate Conception Church
237 Garden Hills Drive
Cranston RI 02920

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Immaculate Conception Church

Immaculate Conception Church is in the Oaklawn section of Cranston just east of Oaklawn Avenue.

From the North
Take I-95 south to Exit 14 (Cranston/Warwick Rt. 37) and bear right onto 37 West. Take the exit for Route 2 south (Oaklawn/New London Avenue). The signs for this exit also direct traffic to the Rhode Island National Guard Headquarters. At the first light (the National Guard Barracks), turn right onto Garden Hills Parkway. At the next stop sign turn left onto Garden Hills Drive. Immaculate Conception Church is less than a half mile on your right.

From the South
Take I-95 north to Exit 14 and follow the signs for Cranston–Route 37 west. Follow instructions above.

The church has plenty of free parking. Parking is also available on the streets.