March 29, 2012 RSS feed / About Town

‘Leh Wi Tok’ will be shown tonight at JAC

The Jamestown Arts Center will present a special screening of “Leh Wi Tok,” a documentary film about the power of radio in Sierra Leone, West Africa, on Thursday, March 29, at 7 p.m. More...

Library plans 10-week sign-language course

A 10-week course in sign language will be held from April 12 through June 14 at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. The class will be taught by Gemma Guinguing, who won Miss Deaf Rhode Island in 2005. More...

Beach stickers on sale at rec center

Beach stickers went on sale this week and will be available for purchase at the recreation center on weekdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Stickers will also be available at Fort Getty starting May 17 and Mackerel Cove starting June 9. Cost is $15. More...

Piano concert at St. Matthew’s on April 2

The Jamestown Community Piano Association, with financial support from the Rotary Club of Jamestown, will sponsor a free after-school concert on Monday, April 2, at 3 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. More...

Open house at the Secret Garden Sunday

The Secret Garden will hold an open house on Sunday, April 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Refreshments will be served and all mothers will receive a free flower. For children, there will be free gifts and farm animals to pet. More...

Library closed tomorrow

The Jamestown Philomenian Library will be closed on Friday, March 30, for an in-service day. The library will reopen on Saturday, March 31, at 10 a.m. More...

Police to offer free self-defense course

The Jamestown Police Department is offering a rape aggression defense class for women of all ages. The four-day, basic self-defense course will be held April 23 to April 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Melrose Avenue School. More...

Artists needed for middle school project

Lawn Avenue School’s JSArtOmat Project 2012 is looking for local artists to teach students about careers in the visual arts. More...

Final Lego session this afternoon at library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library’s Lego club will meet on Thursday, March 29, from 3 to 4 p.m. This is the last time the group will meet during this session. More...

Easter egg hunt will take place on April 7

The Jamestown Women’s Club will hold its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 7, at the school fields at 10 a.m. More...

Ducks for the derby go on sale this weekend

Pending Town Council approval, this year’s annual eighth-grade Duck Derby fundraiser will take place at East Ferry on May 11. Ducks will go on sale this weekend. More...

Spring book sale this weekend at library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library will hold its spring book sale on Saturday, March 31, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Sunday, April 1, from 1 to 5 p.m. There will be books on gardening, sailing, crafts and exercise for purchase. More...