November 18, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Library Friends host Thanksgiving potluck

The Friends of the Jamestown Library will be hosting a Thanksgiving get-together for children and their families on Sunday, Nov. 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the library meeting hall. More...

NKHS sets the stage for Shakespeare

NorTHeatre and Thespian Troupe 6945, North Kingstown High School’s drama club, will present their production of “Romeo and Juliet” on Nov. 19, 20 and 21. Friday and Saturday performances will be at 7 p.m. More...

Blood drive at McQuade’s Marketplace

There will be a blood drive at McQuade’s Marketplace on Dec. 13 from 2 to 6 p.m. McQuade’s is located on 6 Clarke St. in Jamestown. More...

Discussion on “The Art of Racing in the Rain”

The Book Discussion Group will be meeting at the Jamestown Library on Monday, Dec. 20 and Tuesday, Dec. 21. The book being discussed is Garth Stein’s “The Art of Racing in the Rain: A Novel.” More...

Library closed for Thanksgiving

The Jamestown Library will close on Wednesday, Nov. 24, from 7 to 9 p.m., and will be closed the entire day on Thursday, Nov. 25, for Thanksgiving. The library will be open during regular hours on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Chorus sets dates for holiday concerts

The Jamestown Community Chorus will perform its 2010 Holiday Concert, “A Very British Christmas, or What the Dickens!” on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday, Dec. More...

Capture the king starting on Dec. 8

Jamestown Chess Nights, sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library, will be held at the library starting on Dec. 8, and the group will meet on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. All levels of chess players are welcome. More...

St. Mark Church hosts Christmas Festival

St. Mark Church will be holding its Christmas Festival on Saturday, Dec. 4, from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. More...

Piano concert Sunday afternoon

The Jamestown Community Piano Association will be holding its second concert of the season on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 2 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Church. More...

Melrose Elementary helps the homeless

The Melrose School Improvement Team and Melrose Elementary School announced the “Warm The World Sock Drive” to be held from Nov. 5-19. More...

Open house at Art Center

There will be an open house this Sunday, Nov. 21, at the new home of the Jamestown Art Center on Valley Street. Everyone is invited to visit at the art center from 10 a.m. to noon. More...

The blues come to Narragansett Cafe

The undaunted Professor Harp, a rock, roll, rhythm and blues entertainer, will be playing live at the Narragansett Cafe on Sunday night from 4 to 7 p.m. There will be no cover charge for the event. More...

Adult volleyball league starts on Nov. 23

The Jamestown Recreation Department will start its adult volleyball league. The program begins on Nov. 23 and will be every Tuesday night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. until April. The league costs $40. More...

Library organizes holiday sing-along

The Jamestown Library invites children ages 5-12 to the library from 3 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1, Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 for a holiday sing-along. More...

‘Jamestown’ authors schedule book signing

On Thursday, Dec. More...

Teen Center plans trip to Providence Bruins

The Teen Center will travel to the Providence Bruins on Friday, Nov. 19, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The P-Bruins will play the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The cost is $16 and includes ticket and transportation. More...