June 3, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

9th annual Ali’s Run this Sunday

Sunday, June 6, marks the ninth running of the Ali Dunn Packer Memorial Road Race, also known as Ali’s Run. Ali Dunn Packer’s life was taken tragically at age 15 in an automobile accident. More...

Watson Farm free this Saturday

Watson Farm, one of Historic New England’s working farms, will be open free to the public this Saturday, June 5, from 1 to 5 p.m. The day will include a special tour and music in the barnyard. More...

‘Accidental Sisters’ to perform Sunday

The Accidental Sisters, an a cappella women’s singing group, will hold its summer concert this Sunday, June 6, at 4 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. The group is comprised of women from Jamestown and the surrounding communities. More...

Baptist church seeks donations for festival

Central Baptist Church is accepting donations for its annual June Festival on Saturday, June 26. Donations may be dropped off at the church from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays through June 19. More...

Ali’s Run baseball team wins again

Ali’s Run defeated R&R Construction 8-2 on May 30 at Cardine’s Field. Ali’s Run is the Jamestown team in the Newport Babe Ruth baseball league. More...

Watch out for runners during the annual race

The 5K race will proceed from Fort Getty Park along Southwest Avenue to Narragansett Avenue the course then turns east on Narragansett Avenue, right on Howland Avenue, south onto Hamilton and returns to Fort Getty via Beavertail Road. More...

Potter League to hold ‘Heart & Sole’ walk

The Potter League will hold its 21st annual Heart & Sole Walk for the Animals this Sunday, June 6, at Glen Park in Portsmouth. Check-in opens at 10 a.m. and the walk begins at noon. More...

Register now for boating safety class

Conanicut Marina will sponsor a basic boating safety certificate class on Saturday, June 12, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Weight Watchers 5K at Ft. Getty Sunday

Jamestown residents are invited to participate in the Weight Watchers Walk-It 5K Challenge, a program that encourages regular physical activity as a way to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. More...

JCT to hold annual meeting

Jamestown Community Theatre will hold its annual meeting on Monday, June 21, at 7 p.m. in the meeting room at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. All members of JCT for the 2009-2010 year are welcome to attend. More...