March 31, 2011 RSS feed / About Town

Book discussion group announces next title

The Jamestown Philomenian Library Book Discussion Group will meet on Monday, April 18, at 7 p.m., and Tuesday, April 19, at 1 p.m. at the library to deliberate works and the biography of poet Emily Dickinson. More...

Opening reception for Collaboration ’11

Collaboration ’11, the Jamestown Arts Center’s fourth annual open-juried art show, will begin with a reception on Friday, April 1, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the arts center. More...

Library to host guest speaker tonight

The Jamestown Philomenian Library will host guest speaker Steven Feinberg tonight – Thursday, March 31 – at 7 p.m. to talk about a major motion picture that will be filmed in Jamestown. More...

Final day for baseball registration tomorrow

Tomorrow – Friday, April 1 – is the final day to register for Babe Ruth League. Players must be between the ages of 13 and 16 on April 30. Interested players must contact Tony Rafanelli by e-mail and phone. More...

Scholarships for Newport County seniors

The Newport County Board of Realtors will offer two $1,000 scholarships to college-bound students who reside in Newport County. More...

Teen center schedules trip to Bryant, RWU

The Jamestown Teen Center will take a tour of Bryant University and Roger Williams University on Friday, April 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

CIAA offers grants for graduating seniors

The Conanicut Island Art Association will offer $3,000 in scholarship grants to graduating high school seniors. Eligible students must be a resident of Jamestown and graduating from a Rhode Island high school. More...

Teen center’s film making courses begin

The Jamestown Teen Center will hold a filmmaking series in collaboration with the Jamestown Historical Society’s “Jamestown and the Silver Screen.” The series begins on tonight – Thursday, March 31 – from 6 to 7:30 p.m. More...

Girls’ softball looks for players, volunteers

Registration has begun for the Jamestown Girls’ Softball League. Two age groups will be available: An instructional league for grades 1-3, and a youth league for grades 4-7. More...

Pair of guitarists to perform at library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library will host Lisa Spraragen and Josue Perez, a pair of guitarists who blend the sounds Flamenco, Latin and classical music, on Sunday, April 10, at 3 p.m. More...