May 2, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Sheep-sheering day at Watson Farm May 11

Sheep-shearing day will be held at Watson Farm on Saturday, May 11, from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Registration open for Fort Wetherill walk

The fifth annual walk to benefit childhood strokes will be held on Saturday, May 18, at Fort Wetherill. More...

Spring book sale at library this weekend

The library will hold its spring book sale on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Topics will range from gardening to sailing to cooking. More...

Education foundation accepting applications

The Jamestown Education Foundation is currently accepting grant applications from members of the community for educational enrichment programs to be implemented by June 2014. Completed applications are due Wednesday, May 15. More...

Ceramics exhibit on display at arts center

Seth Rainville, an artist who last week curated the Jamestown Arts Center’s ceramics exhibit, will hold a lecture at the Valley Street facility on Friday, May 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibit will remain on display until June 7. More...

Free piano recital at St. Matthew’s May 12

Dr. Manabu Takasawa, internationally known pianist and music scholar, returns to the island on Sunday, May 12, for the final concert of the Jamestown Community Piano Association’s 2012-13 season. The recital begins at 2 p.m. at St. More...

Red Cross volunteers needed to run shelter

The Jamestown Red Cross is in need of volunteers to help run the shelter at Melrose Avenue School during emergencies. More...

Lego club will meet Thursdays at library

The library’s Lego club will meet on Thursday, May 2, for children 8 and older, and Thursday, May 9, for kids younger than 8. All children in the May 9 session must be accompanied by an adult. The club is limited to 35 children per session. More...