March 28, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Children will hunt for Easter eggs Saturday

The Jamestown Women’s Club will sponsor its annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 30, at 10 a.m. at the ball field on Lawn Avenue. Children will be able to meet the Easter bunny. More...

Lecture on managing storm water Tuesday

Beverly O’Keefe, a University of Rhode Island master gardener, will speak at the library on Tuesday, April 2, at 6:30 p.m. She will discuss harvesting water for gardens and using rain barrels for residential storm-water management. More...

Art camp for children during school vacation

A creative camp for kids ages 5 to 10 at the Jamestown Arts Center will be held during school vacation the week of April 15. Beginner artists are welcome, no experience is necessary. Tala Wunderler Selby will be the instructor. More...

Yoga class for entire family next weekend

A family yoga class will be held at the Jamestown Arts Center on Sunday, April 7, at 2 p.m. Nancy Escher will be the instructor. The class is designed for families with children ages 4 to 10. Cost is $15 per family. To register, call 560- 0411. More...

Central Baptist Church announces Holy Week

The Maundy Thursday service at Central Baptist Church will begin at 7:30 p.m. on March 28. It will offer a remembrance of the final week of Jesus’ life through a service of communion and Tenebrae. More...

Award-winning film Thursday at library

“Pray the Devil Back to Hell,” a 72-minute movie about Liberian women who took on the regime of dictator Charles Taylor in the midst of a civil war, will be shown on Thursday, March 28, at 7 p.m. at the library. More...

Chamber will host technology pundit

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a discussion with resident Jonathon DiOrio at the Narragansett CafĂ© on Friday, April 12, at 7:30 a.m. DiOrio is the final speaker in the chamber’s breakfast series. More...

Piano concert will be held after school

Pianist Shuann Chai will play the Jamestown community piano at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church on Monday, April 8, at 3 p.m. The concert is designed especially for students at the Jamestown schools, although everyone is invited to attend. More...

Hydroponics will be focus of church forum

Hydroponics will be the focus of a community forum at Central Baptist Church on Sunday, April 7, at 11 a.m. Students from Salve Regina University will talk about the school’s hydroponic research and development program. More...

CIAA calls for entries to all-media exhibit

The Conanicut Island Art Association is calling for entries into its all-media open exhibit. The opening reception will be held on April 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Town Hall. Cash prizes will be given for first-, second- and third-place winners. More...