January 8, 2009 RSS feed / About Town

Create a field guide at children's workshop

Children can create their own field guide at a new workshop at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum's Green Kid's Club. Join the club for an afternoon of nature study with the Rhode Island Wild Plant Society. More...

Guys and girls movie nights at teen center

The Jamestown Teen Center will host movie nights for the "ladies" and the "fellas," starting Tuesday, Jan. 13. Jamestown teens have selected movies with an important theme to show at the Teen Center. The first "Ladies Night" is on Tuesday, Jan. More...

Intergenerational volleyball league in session

The Jamestown Recreation Department will host an open-play intergenerational volleyball program on Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Lawn Avenue School gym. The league is open to teens and adults. Netters are encouraged to come ready to play. More...

'The Cave' to be read by book groups

The next book to be read by the Jamestown Library Book Discussion Groups is "The Cave," by Jose Saramago. The group will discuss the books on Monday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m. and Tuesday, Jan. 20, at 1 p.m. More...

New winter hours at the Press

The Jamestown Press has new winter hours effective Wednesday, Jan. 14. The Press office will be open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The office will close at 2 p.m. on Wednesdays. More...

Recycling calendars now available

The Town of Jamestown has teamed up with the Jamestown Press to publish a 2009 recycling calendar. More...

Student art to hang in hospital gallery

Jamestown School student artists will display a range of two-dimensional art at the South County Hospital starting today, Thursday, Jan. 8. A reception to honor the artists will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. More...

Rec basketball starts this Saturday

Jamestown youth basketball will kick off this Saturday, Jan. 10. The league is for boys and girls in grades 4 to 8. Games will start at 9 a.m. and end at noon. Residents who have not registered their children may do so on Saturday morning. More...