September 4, 2008 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Learn to go green at URI expo

As Rhode Islanders anticipate the high cost of heating their homes this winter, the University of Rhode Island will host the 2008 Rhode Island Energy Expo to offer innovative and practical strategies to help individuals and businesses deal with ris More...

Garden events start off fall season

Blithewold celebrates gardeners and local growing at its eighth annual Fall Gardener's Day, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. rain or shine. More...

Get tickets now for 42nd Street

North Kingstown High School's Drama Club, NorTHeatre, will be performing the musical comedy, "42nd Street." The performances will take place in the North Kingstown High School Auditorium at 150 Fairway Drive, on Sept. More...

Book groups set fall reading schedule

The next book to be read by the book groups at the Jamestown library will be "Breakfast with Buddha," by Roland Merullo. The book will be discussed on Monday evening, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday afternoon, Sept.16, at 1 p.m. More...

RITBA holds open houses about EZ Pass implementation

The Rhode Island Bride and Turnpike Authority will hold three informational open houses about the EZ Pass program, starting this Saturday, Sept. 6. RITBA is holding the meetings to gather information and offer input regarding the new system. More...

Garden lecturer, luncheon on tap next week

"Myths, Lies and All the Latest Dirt" is the presentation by this popular, witty and entertaining speaker who will be lecturing on the down and dirty folklore on plants, practices and products. This event starts at 10:30 a.m. More...

Chorus to add children's group for holiday program

The Jamestown Community Chorus invites children ages 8 to 16 to be part of a children's chorus that will join the adult Community Chorus in the December program "Fall into Winter." Rehearsals will be on five or six selected Monday evenings between More...

Fall fun planned at Sept. 20 event

Scarecrow building, kids' crafts, storytelling, local produce and artisans highlight the fourth annual Fall Family Festival hosted by the Preservation Society of Newport County at Green Animals Topiary Garden in Portsmouth on Saturday, Sept. 20. More...

Spend Sunday afternoon listening to the community piano

The Jamestown Community Piano association will hold a free recital by Linda Pezzulo at St. Matthews Episcopal Church on Sunday, Sept. 7, at 4 p.m. More...

Seniors plan trip to Westerly for musical

The Jamestown Senior Citizens Association is planning a holiday scholarship fund-raising trip to Westerly on Sunday, Oct. 12. More...