June 23, 2016 RSS feed / About Town

Village walking tours planned for Saturday

Two walking tours of the village will commence at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. June 25 from the Jamestown Museum at 92 Narragansett Ave. The free tours end at the recreation center on Conanicus Avenue. Historian Jane Bentley will lead the walks. More...

Oscar-nominated film to be shown Tuesday

There will be a screening of “45 Years,” a 2015 drama featuring Charlotte Rampling, at 1:30 p.m. June 21 in the library’s meeting hall. More...

Summer fundraiser slated for arts center

The Jamestown Arts Center will host its sixth annual summer fundraiser from 6-9 p.m. July 1 at its gallery on Valley Street. The campaign coincides with the opening of “Blanc de Blanc,” an art exhibit showcasing the color white. More...

Original work for sale Saturday at Simpatico

Original work from local artists will be on sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday mornings from June 25 to Sept. 3 at Simpatico. More...

Step back in time at Beavertail radio event

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

Calling all hams — Beavertail State Park is the place to be this weekend. Beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday through the night until 3 p.m. More...

Sketching techniques taught this weekend

A sketching workshop with artist Julia Blackbourn will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25 at Watson Farm. Blackbourn will teach drawing and watercolor techniques for beginners. More...

Reptiles to be exposed at library next month

There will be a hands-on exhibition of turtles, snakes and lizards at 6 p.m. July 5 in the library’s meeting hall. Biologist Dave Marchetti of Animal Experiences will teach children interesting facts about animals. More...

Hot rods on display at car show Sunday

A car show with classics, antiques and hot rods will be from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 26 at Fort Getty. The show will be hosted by Jamestown resident Rich George. There will be 30 trophies awarded, a 50-50 raffle, food and giveaways. More...

Senior menu

Friday, June 24 New England clam chowder; baked stuffed cod; rice pilaf; peas and onions; or turkey and cheese sandwich. Monday, June 27 Fresh fruit; bacon cheeseburger; French fries; coleslaw; or egg salad sandwich. Tue More...