April 4, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Party with Cinderella at library on April 13

Cinderella will host a princess party at the library on Saturday, April 13, from 10 to 11 a.m. The party will include storytelling, dancing and games. Costumes are encouraged. The event is free and open to school-age children. More...

Camps planned at JAC during school vacation

A camp for kids ages 5 to 10 will be held at the Jamestown Arts Center during school vacation beginning Monday, April 15. Beginner artists are welcome. More...

Hydroponics forum at Central Baptist Church

A forum on hydroponics will take place at Central Baptist Church on Sunday, April 7, at 11 a.m. Students from Salve Regina University will talk about the school’s research and development program. More...

Registration open for Farm Kids program

Registration is open for Watson Farm’s six-week program Farm Kids. Fifth- and sixth-graders will meet each Friday from April 26 to May 31 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. to explore the many habitats that make up Watson Farm. More...

Learn about chicks during school break

A Casey Farm volunteer will present Project Chick during school vacation on Tuesday, April 16, from 2 to 4 p.m. The library program is suitable for children ages 3 to 13. More...

Yoga for whole family Sunday at arts center

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. Call 560-0411 to register. More...

Yoga for all skill levels each Monday at library

Yoga classes for all skill levels are being held each Monday at 6 p.m. at the library. The class is sponsored by the Parks & Recreation Department and taught by certified yoga instructor Diana McCallister. More...

Last week to complete work for CIAA exhibit

The drop-off date for entries into the Conanicut Island Art Association’s all-media exhibit is Thursday, April 11, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Town Hall. The opening reception will be held the following Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Library announces dates for Lego clubs

The library’s Lego club for children ages 8 and up will meet on Thursday, April 4, and Thursday, May 2, in the meeting hall. The Lego club for kids ages 7 and under will meet on Thursday, April 11, and Thursday, May 9. More...

Learn to attract clients with latest technology

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a discussion with resident Jonathon DiOrio at the Narragansett Café on Friday, April 12, at 7:30 a.m. More...

Jamestown Chapel to hold special service

The Jamestown Chapel will celebrate its independence on Sunday, April 14, at 10:30 a.m. at the senior center on West Street. The chapel has been meeting for 15 years and recently it separated from the Exeter Chapel. More...

Garden club will meet for first time this year

The Quononoquott Garden Club will hold it first meeting of 2013 on Monday, April 8, at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. The business meeting at 1 p.m. will be followed by a presentation by Bill Steinhart of the Ocean State Orchid Society. More...

Crafting workshops during April vacation

Drop-in crafting workshops will be available at the library for school-age children during school vacation from 1 to 4 p.m. More...