November 13, 2008 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Historian to speak at AARP meeting

The local chapter of AARP will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 17, at the Fenner Avenue Hall in Newport. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. but new members should come at 1:15 p.m. More...

Self-defense for women offered

The Jamestown Police Department is offering a Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Class for women of all ages. The four-day class will be held from Nov. 17 to 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Jamestown Recreation Center, 41 Conanicus Ave. More...

Chorus to add youthful voices to program

The Jamestown Community Chorus will present its "Fall Into Winter" program in two concerts, on Saturday, Dec. 13, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Dec.14, at 3 p.m., at the Central Baptist Church, 99 Narragansett Ave., in Jamestown. More...

Wineberg to be honored at hospital reception

South County Hospital's eighth annual "Thanksgiving Tuesday" community service awards will be held Tuesday, Nov. 25, at The Towers, on Ocean Road in Narragansett, beginning at 5 p.m. More...

TOWN MEETINGS

Tuesday, Nov. 18 7 p.m., library, the Tree Preservation and Protection Committee meets. Wednesday, Nov. 19 7 p.m., Town Hall, the Planning Commission meets. Thursday, Nov. 20 7 p.m., Lawn Avenue School library, the School Committee meets. More...

Bike path committee to meet in December

The Bike Path Design Committee will meet Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 3:30 p.m. in the Town Hall conference room. The meeting is open to the public and residents are encouraged to attend. More...

Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff tickets now available

Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen and co-choreographers Eva Marie Pacheco and Michael Bolger have made some changes to the Island Moving Co.'s Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff, a unique restaging of the holiday classic in Newport's most romantic mansion More...

Fill an empty bowl tomorrow

Great soup, homemade desserts and live jazz will all be cooked up tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 14, from 3:30 to 7 p.m. in the Melrose School Multipurpose Room for the 2008 Empty Bowls Fund-raiser. More...