2005-12-08 / Front Page

Festivities for island families this weekend

The holiday festivities in Jamestown continue this weekend with events for the entire family:

• Friday, Dec. 9, Harbor Fire, 6 to 8 pm. Gather at East Ferry with friends and neighbors for Jamestown’s own Harbor Fire. See the harbor ablaze and listen to music by Mannheim Steamroller. Raindate: Friday, Dec. 16.

• Saturday, Dec. 10, Chamber Check Day. Chamber Checks are the perfect gift. Purchase Chamber Checks at a 10 percent discount today only! Chamber Checks are accepted at over 30 Jamestown businesses, including restaurants, shops, lodging, and many professional services throughout town. Chamber Checks will be available for purchase at Baker’s Pharmacy, Conanicut Marine ship’s store, Grapes & Gourmet, and Jamestown Hardware.

• Saturday, Dec. 10, Teddy Bear Tea, 1 p.m. at the Bay Voyage, 150 Conanicus Ave. Participants should bring their favorite bear or doll for an elegant tea with Mrs. Claus. Ages 5 and up are welcome, including adults. There will be a lesson on proper manners while enjoying hot chocolate and cookies with Mrs. Claus. Tickets cost $1 and are available at Jamestown Designs, 17 Narragansett Ave., 423-0344. This event is sponsored by Rabecca L. Eunis, CPA.

Holidays in Jamestown events are co-ordinated and sponsored by the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce. For a complete list of events visit www.jamestownrichamber.com.

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