August 1, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Lobster rolls, chowder next Friday at church

Fresh lobster rolls, clam cakes and chowder will be available at Central Baptist Church on Friday, Aug. 9, beginning at 5 p.m. Sales will continue until supplies run out. More...

John Biddle tribute Monday night at JAC

The summer sailing series at the Jamestown Arts Center will continue on Monday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. The event will feature work from late Jamestown filmmaker John Biddle, one of the world’s foremost yachting cinematographers. More...

Tickets available for chamber fundraiser

Tickets are still available for the annual Chamber of Commerce fundraiser that will take place at the Fort Getty pavilion on Saturday, Aug. 17, from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. Ticket price is $65 per person or $520 for a table of eight. More...

Raffle tickets on sale Friday and Saturday

Tickets for the Jamestown Community Chorus annual raffle are now available at two locations over the next two weekends. Raffle stations will be located outside Mc- Quade’s Marketplace and Jamestown Hardware from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Talent show auditions in less than two weeks

The Jamestown Community Chorus will hold auditions on Aug. 12 and Aug. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the recreation center for its 24th annual talent show. Performers of all ages are invited to try out. More...

Regatta for fools next Saturday at East Ferry

The 36th annual Fools’ Rules Regatta will take place at the East Ferry beach on Saturday, Aug. 10. Entrants are allowed two hours to construct a sailing craft on the beach using only nonmarine items. More...

Teens can work with glass at library Sunday

A glass-making workshop with artist Deenie Pacik Giuliano will be held at the library on Wednesday, Aug. 7, at 4 p.m. More...

Film festival returns to arts center next week

The Rhode Island International Film Festival returns to the Jamestown Arts Center and will screen independent films on Thursday, Aug. 8, at 8 p.m. More...