August 5, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Lobster roll dinner at Baptist Church

Fresh lobster rolls, clam cakes and chowder will headline the menu for a community dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 6, at Central Baptist Church. More...

Gallery to host ‘citizens for the arts’

The Jamestown Gallery will host “R.I. Citizens for the Arts” on Tuesday, Aug. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 47 Conanicus Ave. in Jamestown. All proceeds will benefit R.I. More...

Garden club to meet Monday

The Quononoquott Garden Club will conduct its next meeting this Monday, Aug. 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the home of Rita Antine, 36 Walcott Ave. in Jamestown. More...

Library friends to host cocktail fundraiser

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will host a fundraising cocktail party at Altamira in Jamestown on Saturday, Sept. 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is $35 per person. More...

Blood drive at McQuade’s

The R.I. Blood Center’s Bloodmobile will be at McQuade’s Marketplace this Monday, Aug. 9, from 2 to 6 p.m. More...

Babysitting workshop this weekend

On Saturday, Aug. 7, from 9 to 11 a.m. More...

CIAA summer craft fair this Saturday

Conanicut Island Art Association’s summer craft fair will be held this Saturday, Aug. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jamestown Community Center at 41 Conanicus Ave. More...

Abate to perform at East Ferry Sunday

The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Dept.’s summer concert series will continue this Sunday, Aug. 8, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. with a concert by Greg Abate at East Ferry Memorial Square. More...

Library programs for kids this week

The Jamestown Philomenian Library invites school-age children and their caretakers to enjoy a hands-on experience with the animals from Biomes Marine Biology Center this Saturday, Aug. 7, from 10 to 11 a.m. More...

Fundraiser for team Just Wings Aug. 8

On Sunday, Aug. 8, Junction Trattoria and Bistro at 1051 Ten Rod Rd. in North Kingstown will hold a fundraiser for team Just Wings. More...

Register now for British soccer camp

The Jamestown Recreation Dept. and Challenger Sports will offer British soccer camp, Aug. 9-13. Camp programs include a free ball and shirt; camp is available for children ages 4-17. More...

Ronald McDonald at Newport library today

Ronald McDonald will visit the Newport Public Library at 2:30 p.m. today, Thursday, Aug. 5 in the lower-level library program room. More...