March 4, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Apply for Elizabeth Stone Fund scholarships

Applications are now available for the Elizabeth Stone Fund scholarship, a one-time award for expenses associated with freshman year at an accredited four-year institution of higher learning. More...

‘Tai Chi for Arthritis’ offered Tuesdays

VNS Home Health Services will offer Tai Chi for Arthritis at the Jamestown meal site at 6 West St. Classes will be held Tuesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. on March 16, 23 and 30. There is no charge for these classes. More...

St. Michael’s presents ‘Three Musketeers’

The St. Michael’s Theatre Ensemble will present its winter drama production, “The Three Musketeers,” today, Thursday, March 4, and tomorrow, Friday, March 5, at 7 p.m., as well as Saturday, March 6, at 2 p.m. More...

Babe Ruth baseball registration March 10

Jamestown players may register for Newport Babe Ruth baseball on Wednesday, March 10, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. upstairs at the Jamestown fire station on Narragansett Avenue. More...

Teen Center to take water park trip

The Teen Center will travel to CoCo Key, an indoor water park in Danvers, Mass., on Saturday, March 20. Transportation will leave the recreation center at 3 p.m. and return at 11 p.m. The cost is $50, which includes admission and transportation. More...

Blood drive to be held March 22

The R.I. Blood Center will host a blood drive on Monday, March 22, from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens Club in Jamestown. Visit www.ribc.org for more information. More...

Celtic Gathering this Sunday at library

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will present “A Celtic Gathering” this Sunday, March 7, at 3 p.m. in the library meeting hall as part of the group’s annual music series. The program is free and open to the public. More...

Greene School information meeting

An informational meeting about the Greene School, a new environmental education charter high school, will be held Tuesday, March 16, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown community center. More...

Taxpayers to meet Monday

The Taxpayers Association of Jamestown will meet this Monday, March 8, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. More...

Teen Center to hold pasta fundraiser

The Teen Center’s Youth Advisory Board will host its second annual pasta dinner on Thursday, March 18, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Senior Center at 6 West St. More...

Fire dept. plans spaghetti dinner

On Wednesday, March 24, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Jamestown fire station, the Jamestown fire department will hold a spaghetti dinner to benefit the fire station’s kitchen remodel project. More...

Job fair to be held at CCRI Newport

The Newport County Chamber of Commerce and the R.I. Hospitality Association will hold an employment fair for job seekers on Thursday, March 11, from 3 to 7 p.m. More...