December 30, 2010 RSS feed / About Town

Penguin Plunge scheduled for New Year’s Day

The 35th anniversary of the Jamestown Penguin Plunge will take place on Jan. 1 at Mackerel Cove. Hundreds at participants plan to hit the waters at noon to take part in one of the original New Year’s Day plunges in Rhode Island. More...

Navy chorus invites singers for new year

The Newport Navy Choristers seeks new members in all voice ranges for the 2011 spring season. More...

Annual bird count first weekend of 2011

The annual Conanicut Island Christmas Bird Count will be held on Saturday, Jan. 8. Participants are asked to meet at the Jamestown Police Station at 250 Conanicus Ave. at 7 a.m. More...

Teen center seeks members for council

Adolescents Making Programs for Teens, the Teen Center’s youth advisory council, seeks new members for 2011. AMPT meets on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Teen Center. More...

Book group announces upcoming titles

The Book Discussion Group at the Jamestown library has chosen its books for the next three months. On Tuesday, Jan. 18, at 1 p.m., and Monday, Jan. 24, at 7 p.m., the group will discuss “The Tender Bar: a Memoir” by J.R. Moehringer. More...