November 22, 2012 RSS feed / About Town

Donations needed for holiday care packages

Jamestown Hardware is helping the Friends of the 169th Military Police Company collect care-package items for soldiers who are currently serving in Afghanistan. More...

Charity clothing sale will benefit Bridges

A Swap & Shop for Charity event will take place on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Island Heron. Women’s apparel should be dropped off at the yoga studio by Saturday, Dec. 1. More...

JAC offers yoga for parents, art for kids

The Island Heron and Jamestown Arts Center are collaborating on a program for both parents and children through December. More...

Coats needed to help victims of hurricane

A coat drive is being held in Jamestown to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy in New York. About 200 coats have already been collected, and organizers hope to reach 500 before delivery is made on Nov. 29. More...

Open house Nov. 29 at Conanicut Marine

An open house sponsored by the Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will be held at Conanicut Marine Services on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. Appetizers, wine and beer will be provided. Also, a business-card drawing will be held. More...

Library will hold book sale, free gift wrapping

A holiday book sale will take place at the Jamestown Philomenian Library on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Books for sale have been barely used. The following day there will be free gift wrapping from 1 to 5 p.m. More...

Reserve tickets for JCC’s holiday concert

The Jamestown Community Chorus will present its holiday concert on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. Both performances will be held at Central Baptist Church. More...

Concerts will feature well-known harpist

A concert featuring award-winning harpist Grace Cloutier will be held at St. Mark Church on Thursday, More...

Holiday sale begins Nov. 29 at arts center

The opening reception for the Jamestown Arts Center’s annual holiday exhibit of small works will take place on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. The show and sale will offer original works of art for $250 and under. More...

Register by Dec. 3 for boxwood workshop

A boxwood tree workshop will take place on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. Instructors will be Laura Clarke and Sandra Reynolds. More...

Learn what your dog is trying to tell you

The Humane Society of Jamestown will sponsor a forum on canine communication methods on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. More...

Central Baptist Church schedules holiday fair

Central Baptist Church will hold its annual Christmas fair on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will be a coastal theme to the event. A wide range of original coastal-themed decorative items will be available. More...