January 9, 2014 RSS feed / About Town

Guest speaker to talk about climate change

The Conanicut Island Land Trust will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 14, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the library. The guest speaker will be Dr. Peter August, professor of landscape ecology at the University of Rhode Island. More...

Author with local ties will discuss new novel

Curt Weeden will discuss his recently published novel, “Dutch Island,” at the library on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 7:30 p.m. The author is a descendant of William Weeden, one of the men who purchased Conanicut More...

Learn about Reiki at women’s club meeting

The Jamestown Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at 7 p.m. at the library. More...

Library will show ‘Despicable Me 2’

On Sunday, Jan. 19, the library will feature “Despicable Me 2,” a 98-minute animated adventure about a former villain who is recruited to deal with a powerful new super criminal. More...

Seminar Tuesday for small business owners

The U.S. Small Business Administration will sponsor a twohour seminar on Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 4 p.m. at the library. More...

Hear from residents inflicted with Lyme

The Tick Task Force will sponsor its third symposium in an effort to educate Jamestowners about Lyme disease on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. at the library. More...

Arts center to show films about design

The Jamestown Arts Center will screen nine selections from the Rhode Island International Film Festival on Thursday, Jan. 16, beginning at 7 p.m. More...