October 10, 2013 RSS feed / About Town

Last chance to submit work for CIAA exhibit

The deadline to submit work for the Conanicut Island Art Association exhibit is Thursday, Oct. 10, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Town Hall. Artists can enter up to three pieces. Cost of the first entry is $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers. More...

Get vaccinated in time for flu season

A flu clinic will take place on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Melrose School. There are no outof pocket expenses for vaccinations. Patients should bring their insurance cards if they have one. More...

Pet photos wanted for local calendar

The Humane Society of Jamestown is accepting submissions for its annual photo contest. Winners will be featured in the society’s 2014 calendar. Digital photos should be sent to hsj.02835@cox.net. More...

Pick out Halloween pumpkins Saturday

A pumpkin fest with horsedrawn hayrides will take place at the Jamestown Community Farm from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. Everyone is welcome, and there is no entry charge. Halloween pumpkins will be on sale for $10 each. More...

Oktoberfest concert next Friday at PAC

The Jamestown Community Band will present an Oktoberfest dance and concert at the Portuguese American Citizens Club on Friday, Oct. 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The program will include polkas, waltzes, schottisches and galops. More...

Free flu vaccinations with insurance card

Residents can get their flu vaccinations at the library on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Patients should bring their insurance cards to the clinic. More...

Chamber to showcase Lionel Champlin House

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an open house at the recently restored Lionel Champlin Guest House on 20 Lincoln St. on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Owners Rusty and Lisa Sallee will host the event. More...

Children invited to Halloween party

A Halloween costume party for children will be held at the library on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 4 p.m. There will be food, games and prizes. The party is for children ages 3 to 12. Call the library at 423-7280 to register. More...

Scottish dancing at senior center Friday

Jamestowners B.J. Whitehouse and Christine Ariel will host Scottish country dancing at the Conanicut Grange on Friday, Oct. 11, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Beginners are welcome and dancers don’t need to bring a partner. More...

Essay workshop later this month at library

A workshop for students preparing for college will be held at the library on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jim Stahl, founder of Merlyn’s Pen magazine and a former committee member of the U.S. More...