March 7, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Chamber will elect new board members

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual meeting at Jamestown Fish on Tuesday, March 19, from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be appetizers and music by guitarist Milton Javery. More...

Gentle yoga twice a week at senior center

Gentle yoga classes are now being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. at the senior center. Instructor Diana McCallister will teach basic yoga poses to increase overall strength and improve balance, coordination and flexibility. More...

Satirical French film at library Thursday

The Friends of Jamestown Library will continue its international film series with a screening of “Micmacs” on Thursday, March 7, at 7 p.m. at the library. More...

Artists invited to learn how to get state grants

Representatives from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts will be at the Jamestown Arts Center on Thursday, March 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. to host a workshop on how to apply for grants with the council. Also, from 1 to 4 p.m. More...

State Senate passes two bills aimed at coastal council

The Senate last week approved two related pieces of legislation sponsored by Sen. More...

Overnight lock-in next Friday at teen center

A lock-in will be held for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders at the teen center on Friday, March 15, beginning at 7 p.m. There will be food, dodgeball, movies, basketball, music, laser tag and a pieeating contest. More...

Women’s club meets at library Tuesday night

The Jamestown Women’s Club will meet at the library on Tuesday, March 12, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the museum room. New members are welcome. More...

Chamber event will feature U.S. attorney

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a discussion with U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha on Friday, March 15, at 7:30 a.m. at the Narragansett Café. Neronha is a resident and native of Jamestown. More...

Learn to protect kids from cyberbullying

A cyberbullying workshop will be held on Wednesday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lawn Avenue School cafeteria. Dr. Larry Filippelli will discuss how predators target students. More...

Drop-off date Monday, Tuesday for JAC show

The drop-off date for the Jamestown Art Center’s members show is Monday, March 11, and Tuesday, March 12, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The opening reception will take place on Saturday, March 16, from 5 to 8 p.m. More...

Teen center celebrates five years Saturday

The Jamestown Teen Center will celebrate its five-year anniversary on Saturday, March 9, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the recreation center. More...

Retirement workshop for school employees

Ray Conover of MetLife will hold a free retirement planning workshop at Jamestown Fish on Thursday, March 7, and Thursday, March 14, at 6 p.m. Seating is limited. RSVP to rconover@metlife.com. More...