September 15, 2011 RSS feed / About Town

Library to show movie about 1938 hurricane

The Beavertail Lighthouse Museum Association will host a screening of “Nature’s Fury: New England’s Killer Hurricane” on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library.  More...

Tour of Watson Farm planned for Sept. 25

Historic New England’s Watson Farm will host a special tour on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 2 to 5 p.m., which will include a two-mile walk thought the extensive seaside farm.  More...

Boys Scouts to hold scouting exposition Sunday

Jamestown’s Boy Scout Troop 1 will hold a scouting exposition on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Fort Getty. More...

Central Baptist Church to hold men’s breakfast

Central Baptist Church will hold its first Saturday Morning Guys’ Breakfast Group on Saturday, Sept. 17, at 7:30 a.m. More...

Teen center schedules newcomer orientation

The Jamestown Teen Center will host an orientation for parents and newcomers on Wednesday, Sept. 28, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the recreation center. More...

Registration begins for Lego club at library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library’s Lego club will meet on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the library. The club will also meet on Oct. 27, Nov. 17 and Dec. 22.  More...

BLMA plans events for National Museum Day

National Museum Day is Saturday, Sept. 24, and the Beavertail Lighthouse Museum Association will commemorate the day with the unveiling of the newly restored 1905 oil storage building.  More...

Piano concert Sunday at St. Matthew’s Church

The first concert of the Jamestown Community Piano Association’s upcoming season will be held on Sunday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. More...

Drop-off date for CIAA Town Hall show today

The Conanicut Island Art Association has scheduled its next juried Jamestown Town Hall Art Exhibit entitled “Large Works.” The dropoff date is Thursday, Sept. 15, and all work must be properly framed, wired and ready to hang. More...

Accidental Sisters to begin rehearsals tonight

The women’s world music ensemble Accidental Sisters will begin rehearsals for the 2011-12 season on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 7:30 p.m. More...

BLMA to hold annual meeting at library

The Beavertail Lighthouse Museum Association will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. After the brief business meeting, John Hattendorf, Ph.D., will be the guest speaker.  More...

Land trust to sponsor ‘Hey Day’ next month

The Conanicut Island Land Trust will sponsor “Hey Day” on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Godena Farm. “Hey Day” is a celebration of open space and the “great outdoors on the island.”  More...