March 18, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Pasta benefit dinner tonight

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

Pinewood Derby to be held this Saturday

Jamestown Cub Scout Pack One will hold its annual Pinewood Derby race this Saturday, March 20, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the recreation center. The event is free and open to the public. More...

‘Tropical’ blood drive to be held Monday

JEMS will host its next blood drive – with a tropical getaway theme – this Monday, March 22, from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens Club on Narragansett Avenue. More...

Apply now for Junior Women’s Club scholarships

The Junior Women’s Club of Jamestown is now taking applications for its two $1,000 annual scholarships. Applicants must be high school seniors and residents of Jamestown who are planning to continue their education. More...

Community Band to hold spring concert March 30

The Jamestown Community Band, under the leadership of Bethany Clarke, will perform its spring concert on Tuesday, March 30, at 7 p.m. at the Portuguese American Citizens Club in Jamestown. More...

Register now for women’s tennis and adult co-ed softball

The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Dept. is now taking registrations for several upcoming programs. The women’s tennis program will begin June 1. Intermediates will play on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. More...

St. Mark KofC to host ‘Two Saints’ dinner

The St. Mark Parish Knights of Columbus will hold its annual Two Saints Dinner this Saturday, March 20, at 5 p.m. Honoring St. Patrick and St. Joseph, the meal will be a combination of Irish and Italian fare. More...

Community piano concert this Sunday

Eileen Hutchins, well-known concert pianist and member of the piano faculty at the Longy School Conservatory, will perform at the third concert of the Jamestown Community Piano Association’s 2009-2010 season this Sunday, March 21, at 4 p.m. More...

RITBA to offer new toll revenue bonds

The R.I. Turnpike and Bridge Authority will issue $50 million of toll revenue bonds during the week of March 29, according to David Darlington, chairman of RITBA. More...

Sunday concert to benefit mission trip

“Voices For Vision,” a benefit concert to raise funds for a medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic, will take place this Sunday, March 21, at 4 p.m. at the Central Baptist Church in Jamestown. More...

Gardening expert at library tonight

Jamestown Press gardening columnist and local author Roger Marshall will present “Grow Your Own Garden This Year” tonight, Thursday, March 18, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. More...