August 20, 2009 RSS feed / About Town

Walk paths of local artists and writers with Newport Historical Society

The Newport Historical Society will offer a walking tour showcasing celebrated Newport artists and writers of the 19th century on Saturday, Sept. 5, at 1 p.m. More...

CIAA invites island artists to enter ‘People & Places’ art show

The Conanicut Island Art Association of Jamestown invites artists to enter its next art show at the Town Hall gallery. More...

No-kill animal shelter seeks volunteers

Pet Refuge is seeking caring adult animal lovers to assist with various tasks at its shelter at 500 Stony Lane in North Kingstown, as well as with upcoming events benefiting the organization. The shelter currently houses 100 cats and kittens. More...

Men’s Chorus to present annual concert next week

On Saturday, Aug. 29, at 7:30 p.m., the Men’s Chorus of Jamestown will present its annual concert at the recreation center. Come join the guys for a fun family evening of music and sing-alongs. More...

Chorus talent show on stage tonight

This is the summer event you don’t want to miss! The Jamestown Community chorus will host its 20th annual talent show tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Jamestown Community Center. Tickets are $7 general admission, and $5 for seniors and children. More...

Kettlebottom sponsors Extravaganza

On Wednesday, Aug. 26, from 6 p.m. until closing, Cox Sports and Kettlebottom will present the premiere of Brand X at the Lil’ Rhody Extreme Extravaganza at the Ocean Mist at Matunuck Beach. More...

House museum to host ‘Day in the Country’

On Saturday, Sept. 12, from noon to 5 p.m. (weather permitting), Clouds Hill Victorian House museum in Warwick will offer demonstrations of old-time cider making, horse-drawn plowing and Victorian crafts. More...