February 22, 2007 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Latin and ballroom dance classes offered

The recreation department will start new sessions of its three adult dance classes on Thursday evenings at the Community Center on Thursday, March 1. Latin Dancing will run from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. No partner is necessary. More...

Book group chooses next book

The Afternoon Book Discussion at the Jamestown Library continues on Tuesday, March 13, with the book "The Floating Brothel: The Extraordinary True Story of an Eighteenth-Century Ship and Its Cargo of Female Convicts" by Sian Rees. More...

Final flick screens March 1 in library's foreign film series

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will show the final film in their 2007 Foreign Film Series on Thursday, March 1, at 7 p.m. More...

See "Fame" at high school

North Kingstown High School Music Department will present its production of "Fame the Musical" on March 9 and 10 at 7 p.m. and March 11 at 2 p.m. The production involves over 50 students onstage, offstage, and in the pit. More...

Learn how to read a nautical chart

There are oceans of information in a nautical chart, but you have to know how to interpret a chart in order for it to unfold its story. The U.S. More...

Sargent painting topic of lecture

Dr. Erica E. Hirshler will close the eight-week Winter Lecture Series with her "Cora Lee Gibbs Lecture" on the subject of John Singer Sargent and "The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit" on Saturday, Feb. 24, at 2 p.m. More...

Mark Twain to visit the library

Richard Clark will perform "And now…Mark Twain!" a delightful look at the life and work of America's foremost humorist. More...

Shores association meets Wednesday

The Jamestown Shores Association will hold its monthly meeting Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the clubhouse at 222 Beacon Ave. at 7 p.m. More...

JYC welcomes new members

The Jamestown Yacht Club welcomes new members who share the club's purpose of enhancing the freedom its members seek through boating. The JYC promotes boating, and encourages the exchange of ideas and information among boaters. More...

Newport Navy Choristers plan concert

The Newport Navy Choristers, under the direction of JoAnn Loewenthal, will present its "Music for a Sunday Afternoon" concert this Sunday, March 11, at St. Barnabas Church on 1697 East Main Rd., Portsmouth, at 4 p.m. More...

Maple sugaring demonstration

Join the Audubon Society of Rhode Island at Parker Woodland Wildlife Refuge in Coventry for a program entitled "Maple Sugaring." Saturday, March 3. More...