February 19, 2009 RSS feed / About Town

Art center seeks works for 'Collaboration 09'

The Jamestown Arts Center will host "Collaboration 09," an installation of 10-inch-square works of art created by the many artists of Jamestown, from March 6 to 30. More...

Learn about island's moveable past

Jamestown has a long history of moving building and recycling structures in new locations. The Jamestown Historical Society is looking for information and photographs about buildings that have been moved. More...

State treasurer to speak at Chamber breakfast

Rhode Island General Treasurer Frank Caprio will be the guest speaker for "Budget Challenges Facing Rhode Island and its Cities and Towns," the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce's second session of the 2009 Winter Breakfast Series. More...

Watercolor exhibit opens tonight

The latest Conanicut Island Art Association show, "Watercolors Galore," will begin today, Thursday, Feb. 19, at the Jamestown Town Hall Gallery. There will be an opening reception tonight from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Birth certificates now available at Town Hall

The Jamestown Town Clerk's office can now issue certified copies of a birth record for births that occurred within the state of Rhode Island from Jan. 1, 1980, to the present. Records are issued at Town Hall, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. More...

EMS sponsors next blood drive

There will be a blood drive on Monday, March 9, from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Holy Ghost Hall on Narragansett Avenue. The drive will be sponsored by the Jamestown EMS. More...

'Bread and Tulips' next film in series

The second film in the 2009 Foreign Film Series is the 2000 Italian film "Bread and Tulips," directed by Silvio Soldini. It will be shown on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 6:30 p.m. Amazon. More...

Hear a children's story at the library

The Jamestown library children's room will hold story times for children and their caregivers throughout the months of March and April. More...