June 21, 2012 RSS feed / About Town

Teens invited to make cupcakes at library

Teens entering grades 7 through 12 are invited to cupcake decorating at the Jamestown Philomenian Library on Monday, June 25, from 6 to 7 p.m. Participants will learn how to make batter and icing, and then decorate their own homemade cupcakes. More...

Magician to perform at library tomorrow

The Jamestown Philomenian Library invites children of all ages to a magic show by Mat Franco on Friday, June 22, from 4 to 5 p.m. More...

Pasta dinner at St. Mark Saturday

The St. Mark Knights of Columbus will hold their annual pasta dinner at the St. Mark Church parish hall on Saturday, June 23, at 5 p.m. The dinner will include pasta, meatballs, salad, beverages and dessert. More...

Shores association to meet Wednesday night

The Jamestown Shores Association will meet on Wednesday, June 27, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Senior Center. It will be a general meeting discussing the upcoming July picnic at Head’s Beach. More...

Spots still available for recreation camps

The Recreation Department will start its summer and baseball camps on Monday, June 25. There are still spots open for both camps. To register, visit the Recreation Department’s webpage on James townRI.net. More...

‘Sherlock Holmes’ screening at library

The Jamestown Philomenian Library invites teens on Wednesday, June 27, at 6 p.m. to view “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.” In this recent release, Sherlock Holmes and his sidekick Dr. More...

Watch ‘Charlotte’ at arts center next week

The Jamestown Arts Center will show the film “Charlotte” on Monday, June 25, at 8 p.m. The film will be shown in conjunction with the America’s Cup World Series, which is being held at Fort Adams in Newport. More...

Island Heron will host folk duo tomorrow

Lover’s First Quarrel, a husband and wife duo, will perform at The Island Heron on Friday, June 22, at 8:30 p.m. More...

Drivers ed begins next month at fire station

Drivers-education classes will begin on July 10 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Jamestown Fire Station. Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Aug. 14. More...

Workshop will let kids make book come alive

Children of all ages are invited to a theater workshop by the Center for Dynamic Learning on Tuesday, June 26, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. More...

Graduation photos available at school

Eighth-grade graduation photos are now available to be picked up at the Lawn Avenue School office. More...

Learn about lost island architecture

A presentation of Jamestown’s lost architecture by Jim Buttrick will take place on Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. Images that will be shown are from the Jamestown Historical Society’s collection. More...

Watson Farm to host watercolor workshops

Artists are invited to join Natalie Pfanstiehl in watercolor-painting workshops at Watson Farm on three separate Saturdays: July 14, Aug. 11 and Sept. 8. Each workshop is from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Film-festival shorts featured tonight

The Jamestown Arts Center will screen six short films on Thursday, June 21, beginning at 7 p.m. More...