September 22, 2016 RSS feed / About Town

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Vinegar workshop at Watson Farm Sunday

Herbalist Kristin Minto will investigate medicinal and culinary vinegars during a workshop from 1-3 p.m. Sept. 25 at Watson Farm. More...

Author reads from his newest novel tonight

Jamestown author John Enright will discuss serial fiction at 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at the library. Enright also will read from his new novel, “Some People Talk with God,” the second book in his “Dominick Chronicles” series. More...

Volunteers needed to cut shrubs Saturday

Volunteers are needed to remove invasive shrubs and vines from the black cherry woodland from 4-6:30 p.m. Sept. 29 and Oct. 13 at Taylor Point. More...

Fort Getty nature hike slated for next month

Environmental educator Haley Barber will lead a guided nature hike of Fort Getty from 3-5 p.m. Oct. 1 beginning at the pavilion. Barber is an outdoor specialist with the Conanicut Island Sailing Foundation. More...

Donate blood Sunday at Conanciut Grange

A blood drive in memory of James McLoughlin will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 25 upstairs at the Conancicut Grange, 6 West St. Donors must weigh at least 110 pounds. Diabetes and high blood pressure do not necessarily disqualify patients. More...

Arts center will screen Manhattan Short films

Ten finalists from the Manhattan Short film festival will be screened at 8 p.m. Sept. 23 and Oct. 1 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St. Cost is $10 at the door. The same selections will be shown on both nights. More...

Senior Menu

The West Street Cafe is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Seniors should arrive for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $3. Call 423-2658 for reservations 48 hours in advance. Friday, Sept. 23 More...

Listen to tall orders on tall ship

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

As a connoisseur of all things bay related, here’s a tip: Don’t miss your chance to tour the SSV Oliver Hazard Perry, the 200-foot-long tall ship that reaches 14 stories high. More...