September 9, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Chorus rehearsals begin Monday

The Jamestown Community Chorus kicks off its rehearsal season this Monday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. at Central Baptist Church. Registration opens at 6:30 p.m. More...

Yoga for families starts Sept. 20

A new family yoga class will begin Monday, Sept. 20, at 4 p.m. at the Jamestown golf course. This class is open to children five years and older, with a parent, grandparent or other adult. More...

Teen Center to host Skatefest Saturday

The Jamestown Teen Center will host its fourth annual Skatefest this Saturday, Sept. 11, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Jamestown skate park. This free event is sponsored by the Chemical Company, Hamel Graphics and Rep. Deb Ruggiero. More...

Library to host ‘OGRE’ talk

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will host a talk on R.I. Oyster Gardening for Restoration and Education by Steve Patterson on Sunday, Sept. 19, at 3 p.m. More...

Pajarillo earns doctorate in physical therapy

Sharyn Pajarillo, daughter of Don and Carolyn Palumbo of Bayview Condos in Jamestown, has earned a doctorate degree in physical therapy from URI. Dr. Pajarillo has a B.S. More...

Rocky Hill School to hold benefit tournaments

Rocky Hill School will hold its 12th annual fall classic golf and tennis tournaments and dinner auction on Monday, Sept. 27. The tennis tournament will be held at Rocky Hill School’s alumni tennis courts from 9 a.m. More...

Cabral earns Wentworth degree

Michael Cabral of Jamestown graduated from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston during the school’s recent August commencement ceremony. More...

CIAA to host Town Hall art exhibit next week

The Conanicut Island Art Association will host its next juried art exhibit, “Oils and Acrylics, ” from Sept. 16 to Nov. 4 at Town Hall. More...

Library to host fundraiser

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

Tour Watson Farm next week

Historic New England’s Watson Farm will host a special tour on Sunday, Sept. 19, from 2 to 5 p.m. Don and Heather Minto, farm managers since 1980, will lead participants on a two-mile walk through this seaside working farm. More...

URI to offer music programs for kids

The URI preparatory music program offers private lessons and group classes in the fine arts center on URI’s Kingston campus. More...

Potter League to host dog fun

‘Fun and Games with your Dog’ will be the topic of the Potter League for Animals’ September session of Potter Pet University on Wednesday, Sept. 15, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Potter League at 87 Oliphant Ln. in Middletown. More...