July 20, 2006 RSS feed / About Town

Art show features many new exhibitors

The annual Conanicut Island Art Association Art Show opened last night with a lively reception at the Community Center. More...

Pajama Storytimes for children at library

Pajama Storytime, which takes place in the children's room on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the summertime for children ages 6 to 10, features guest readers reading great stories. More...

Poet laureate works discussed tonight

The Evening Book Discussion at the Jamestown library will continue tonight with selected readings of the poetry of Donald Hall, the Library of Congress' 14th poet laureate consultant in poetry. More...

A walking history of Narragansett Avenue

The Jamestown Historical Society is giving two guided walking tours of historic Narragansett Avenue this Saturday, July 22. More...

Wanted: young reader to represent Jamestown library at Paw Sox game

Children who are participating in the summer reading program "Paws, Claws, Scales, and Tales!" at the Jamestown library are encouraged to enter a contest to win four free tickets to the PawSox game on Monday, Aug. 14, at McCoy Stadium. More...

Graduation photos ready at Lawn school

Photos taken at the grade 8 graduation ceremony at the Lawn Avenue School are now available at the school. More...

'Flight of Steps' on stage now at Ft. Adams

Newport's Island Moving Company returns to Fort Adams for a fifth season of "Flight of Steps," the company's outdoor performance series. More...

Donate blood July 24 at the PAC Club

The Jamestown Emergency Medical Services will sponsor a blood drive on Monday, July 24, from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens' Club. More...

Books are a buck-abag at the library sale

The final days of the summer book sale at the Jamestown library are at hand. More...

Blues will rock summer concert

The Summer Music in Jamestown concert series continues at East Ferry's Veterans Memorial Square this Sunday, July 23, with an evening of cool R&B by the three-piece bluesrock band, Black and White. More...

Shores hosts annual picnic

The Jamestown Shores Association's annual summer picnic will be held on Wednesday, July 26, beginning at 6:30 p.m. More...