December 6, 2012 RSS feed / About Town

Community band will hold concert Tuesday

The Jamestown Community Band will hold its holiday concert on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Tavern. The concert and refreshments are free. More...

Holiday tea party for kids at Island Scoop

The Island Scoop will hold a holiday tea party for children on Sunday, Dec. 16, from noon to 2 p.m. Youngsters are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or doll to the event. Tickets are available at the Island Scoop. More...

JAC will hold market for holiday shoppers

The Jamestown Arts Center will hold its second annual holiday arts market on Friday, Dec. 14, from 5 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The market will feature affordable art for holiday shoppers. More...

Prominent harpist will play at St. Mark tonight

Two concerts featuring awardwinning harpist Grace Cloutier will be held at St. Mark Church on Thursday, Dec. 6. Shows will begin at 2 and 7 p.m. Also performing will be islanders Margaret Day and Kathy O’Neill. More...

Kids invited to make gingerbread houses

A workshop for children to create gingerbread houses will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library. The program is open to kids ages 5 through 12. Register by calling 423-7280. More...

Garden club will hold final meeting of year

The Quononoquott Garden Club will hold its last business meeting of the year at the Jamestown Philomenian Library on Monday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. Donations for families in need will be accepted. More...

Environmental forum will take place tonight

A community forum with the Bobolink Project will be held at the Jamestown Philomenian Library on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. The Bobolink Project is a venture created by the University of Connecticut in support of farmers and the environment. More...

Forum Sunday will center on recycling

A forum to discuss Rhode Island’s new recycling program will take place on Sunday, Dec. 9, at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church. More...

Wreath workshop at Atlantic Lawn Saturday

Atlantic Lawn & Garden will hold a wreath workshop at its building at 129 Narragansett Ave. on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. Professionals will teach participants how to build a wreath for the holidays. More...