September 27, 2007 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Help fill needs at food pantry

Victims of domestic violence, served by the Women's Resource Center of Newport and Bristol Counties, are in need of items to stock the food pantry. More...

Sanctuary hosting fun fair

The 33rd Annual Norman Bird Sanctuary Harvest Fair will take place this weekend, Sept. 29 and 30, on a 300- acre wildlife refuge just north of Newport. More...

URI hosts coastal cities forum

Coastal cities nationwide share challenges from withstanding hurricanes and providing public shoreline access to growing economically while balancing recreational, residential, commercial and industrial demands on the waterfront. More...

Powell shares Amazon adventure at library

The Friends of the Jamestown Library present "Amazon Adventure" with Chris Powell on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. as part of the Friend's series on travel. More...

Run to benefit Kelly memorial

There will be a benefit 5K walk/run on Saturday, Oct. 13, for the Bridgid E. Kelly Memorial Foundation. The 5K begins at Gooseberry Beach in Newport at 10 a.m. and registration is at 9 a.m. The fee is $15 for those who register by Oct. More...

Jazz musician benefit slated

Keep the Music Alive, a New Orleans to Rhode Island Jazz Weekend, will feature The Storyville Stompers, a New Orleans traditional Dixieland style band, in concert Saturday, Oct. 13 through Sunday, Oct. 14, at Emmanuel Church in Newport. More...

Violence prevention benefit set

The Lindsay Ann Burke Memorial Fund will hold a dinner dance fundraiser, "Imagine: A World Without Relationship Violence, Benefit at the Beach," on Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown. More...

Sen. Reed banquet set

Save The Bay, a non-profit, member-volunteer organization that for 37 years has guarded the health and future of Narragansett Bay and its watershed, will hold an event celebrating U.S. More...

Friendly Visitors need some help

Child & Family Services has many volunteer opportunities for people who would like to lend a hand to someone who could use some extra support. Call the volunteer office at 848-4210 for more information. More...

Marketing art topic of class

The North Kingstown Arts Council is sponsoring a five-week course called "The Entrepreneurial Artist: Learning to Market Art," on Tuesday evenings, Oct. 30 to Nov. 27 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Shady Lea. More...

Children's music classes set

Ready, Set, Play with Cindy is starting another season of Kindermusik with the Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department. She will be presenting ABC Music and Me, a new program offered by Kindermusik International. More...

Tailgate for Coach Toppa

A tailgate party will be held in tribute to Coach John Toppa on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Newport Yachting Center. Sponsored by People's Credit Union, the event will benefit the Rhode Island Alzheimer's Association. More...

Knights of Columbus plan pasta dinner

The St. Mark Church Knights of Columbus will be holding their Fall Primo Pasta Dinner on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Autumn faire for kids at museum

The Autumn Faire at the South County Museum is set for this Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Tourney to fund police dogs' vests

A charity that provides bulletproof vests to police and sheriff K-9 units will hold a benefit golf tournament on Friday, Oct. 26. More...