May 21, 2015 RSS feed / About Town

Shores association to meet on Wednesday

The Jamestown Shores Association will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 27, at 7 p.m. at the library. All residents are welcome to attend and share information, concerns and ideas. Refreshments will be served following the meeting. More...

Rotary Club picnic at Fort Getty Saturday

The Rotary Club will sponsor its second annual community picnic on Saturday, May 23, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Fort Getty pavilion. More...

Painting workshop at senior center Tuesday

A painting workshop with artist Coleen Desrosiers will be held at the senior center on Tuesday, May 26, from 11:30 to noon. More...

Volunteer hours at community farm begins Saturday

Helping hands are needed this weekend to begin the 15th year of the Jamestown Community Farm. For the remainder of the season, volunteers can stop by on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon and on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Ask questions about proposed expansion

An open house at the fire station this weekend will offer residents an opportunity to ask questions concerning the Narragansett Avenue expansion. Department officials will be available on Saturday, May 23, and Sunday, May 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Open house Thursday at bed-and-breakfast

The chamber of commerce will sponsor an open house at East Bay Bed & Breakfast on Thursday, May 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. The Victorianstyle inn is fully licensed and located on Union Street. More...

String quartet to play concert at arts center

A string quartet from Community Music Works will perform at the Jamestown Arts Center on Sunday, May 31, at 2 p.m. Among the selections will be Schubert’s “Death and the Maiden” and String Quartet No. 8 by Shostakovich. More...

French Films at arts center on Thursday

Five French films selected from the Rhode Island International Film Festival will be shown at the Jamestown Arts Center on Thursday, May 21, at 7 p.m. More...

Book discussion at library on Tuesday

Next week’s book discussion at the library will take place two hours later than normal. Readers will meet on Tuesday, May 26, at 3 p.m. More...

Documentary about young actors Friday

A work-in-progress screening of “Dreaming of Sugarplums” will be shown at the Jamestown Arts Center on Friday, May 22, at 7 p.m. More...

Brown University poet will perform Tuesday at arts center

A poetry reading from Zainab Syed will take place at the Jamestown Arts Center on Tuesday, May 26, at 6 p.m. Cost is $10. More...

Fuzz Foundation accepting applications from graduating seniors

The Fuzz Foundation for Dedicated Athletes is now accepting applications from graduating student athletes who reside in Jamestown. More...