October 25, 2007 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Finances for women at URI

The University of Rhode Island Women's Council for Development will hold a "Financial Makeover" for recent alumnae and female juniors and seniors at the university. The event will be held Monday, Nov. 5, at 5 p.m. More...

New dramatic group forming

Join Lisa Tyre and Patti Cassidy as they launch Jamestown's new play reading group at the Jamestown library. The first meeting, on Wednesday, Nov. More...

Coxe to speak at breakfast

The Rhode Island Women in Hospitality and Tourism Council will hold a breakfast meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 8:30 a.m. at Castle Hill Inn and Resort in Newport. More...

Italian culture group meets

The Cultural Society of South County will hold a meeting on Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. in the North Kingstown library, 100 Boon Street. Dr. Muriel Camarra will speak on the Roman Empire and light refreshments will follow the program. More...

Dress up for the Monster Ball

The Youth Advisory Board at the Lawn Avenue School and the Jamestown Teen Center will host the annual "Monster Ball" this Saturday night, Oct. 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the recreation center. More...

JSA announces kickoff for spring soccer

The Jamestown Soccer Association announces its fall tryout session to kick off the 2008 Spring Competitive Youth Soccer Program. This session will be held this Saturday, Oct. 27, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Lawn Avenue soccer fields. More...

Bunkley exhibit closes Oct. 27

The Conanicut Island Art Association, in conjunction with the Jamestown library, is currently hosting a showcase of work by Jamestown artist Jeanne Bunkley. The art will be on display in the library's new exhibit area through Oct. More...

Jamestown band to play fall concert

The Jamestown Community Band, under the direction of Sara Geremia, will hold its fall concert on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens' Club, 138 Narragansett Ave. More...

Student council hosting socials

The Lawn Avenue School student council will sponsor a fifth and sixth grade social on Friday, Nov. 2, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. More...

Empty bowls to be filled Nov. 2

The annual Empty Bowls event is slated for Friday, Nov. 2, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Melrose Avenue School. The event brings awareness to issues of poverty. More...

Write an historical novel

Jan Shapin, author of "A Snug Life Somewhere," will give a talk Sunday, Nov. 18, at 2 p.m. at the Jamestown library, called "Fact and Fiction, Writing an Historical Novel. More...

Concerts feature classical themes

Chamber music and opera will be featured at the University of Rhode Island Department of Music concerts on Sunday, Nov. 18. More...

Visit the business expo Nov. 1

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Business Expo & Taste of Jamestown "Chowda" on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the community center. More...

Costumed race set for Sunday

Plans are underway for the 19th annual Jamestown Jack O' Lantern Jog 5K Road Race. This year's race is set for Sunday, Oct. 28. More...

New basketball league forming

The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department is looking for interested basketball players and coaches for an Under 12 boys' and an Under 12 girls' developmental travel basketball league. More...

Maden to give talk on new book

The Friends of the Jamestown Library and the Jamestown Historical Society will feature Sue Maden and her new book, "The Jamestown Bridge, 1940-1007: Concept to Demolition," in a talk at the library on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 7 p.m. More...

Book club to discuss Gilbert novel Nov. 13

The Afternoon Book Discussion at the Jamestown library continues on Tuesday, Nov. 13, with the book "Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia," by Elizabeth Gilbert. More...