August 10, 2006 RSS feed / About Town

Book group takes on 'Kate Vaiden'

The Afternoon Book Discussion at the Jamestown library continues on Tuesday, Sept. 12, the second Tuesday of the month, from 1 to 2 p.m. with the novel "Kate Vaiden" by Reynolds Price. More...

Fools Rules set for Aug. 19 at East Ferry

The nationally famous 29th annual Fools' Rules Regatta, sponsored by the Jamestown Yacht Club, will be held Saturday, Aug. 19, on the town beach at East Ferry in Jamestown. The rain date will be Sunday, Aug. 20. More...

Gallery opens Friday night

The new show at the Randall Gallery will open with a reception on Friday, Aug. 11, featuring the work of Tom Deininger, John MacGowan, Jon McPhillips, and Mark Fernandez. More...

St. Matt's holds picnic this Sunday

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church will hold its annual church picnic on Sunday, Aug. 13, immediately following worship, which will be a Holy Eucharist at 9:30 a.m. at the Fort Getty pavilion. More...

Teens going to Six Flags

amusement park bus trip will take place Tuesday, Aug. 15, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. from the Jamestown Teen Center on West Street. More...

Audition for talent show next week

Frank Darigan, a man who wears many hats, will once again be the master of ceremonies for the Jamestown Community Chorus' annual talent show on Thursday, Aug. 17, at 7:30 p.m., at the Community Center. More...

Turtles, lizards and snakes at the library

Dave Marchetti of Animal Experiences will present a handson animal program for children age 4 and up and their families as part of the summer reading program, "Paws, Claws, Scales and Tales." This free program will take place on Thursday, Aug. More...

Garden club opens healthy landscapes to public

The Quononoquott Garden Club is inviting the public to learn about healthy landscapes at the Jamestown library on Monday, Aug. 21, at 1 p.m. More...

Children's storyteller performs Aug. 15

Storyteller Diane Postoian will present "Diaries of a Frog" for children age 4 and up and their families as part of the summer reading program, "Paws, Claws, Scales and Tales." This free program will take place on Tuesday, Aug. More...

Police officers' fund-raiser starts this week

The Jamestown Police Officers' Association is kicking off its biennial fund-raising effort this week to raise money to support local charities and other projects. More...

Mike Lyons big band plays this Sunday

Summer Music in Jamestown continues on Sunday, Aug. 13, with the return of Mike Lyons And the Blue Moon Orchestra, a 17piece big band. More...