May 17, 2012 RSS feed / Upcoming Events

Accidental Sisters will perform on island Sunday – with a twist

A cappella group will be joined by guest drummer and guitarist for its concert

The women’s struggle for survival will be the focus of the Accidental Sisters’ concert Sunday, when more than two dozen ladies will join one another at the Jamestown Arts Center to perform their concert, “Global Rhythms.”  More...

Island Treasures planned for tomorrow

Island Treasures, an educational outreach day to connect children with the community, will be held on Friday, May 18. There will be 26 presentations, some at Lawn Avenue School, and others spread around the island. More...

Prescription take-back day a success in R.I.

In the most successful event in Rhode Island since its inception in 2010, Attorney General Peter Kilmartin announced that citizens turned in 2,262 pounds of pharmaceuticals during this year’s takeback day of prescription drugs. More...

Annual plant sale at East Ferry on Saturday

The Quononoquott Garden Club’s annual plant sale will take place Saturday, May 19, from 9 a.m. to noon at East Ferry. Buyers will have extensive selections of unusual, locally grown perennials. More...

William I. Koch exhibit opens June 1 at IYRS

The International Yacht Restoration School and the Museum of Yachting recently announced the opening of a summer exhibition displaying the fine paintings, rare books and silver, photography, and historic memorabilia from a private collection represen More...