May 1, 2014 RSS feed / About Town

Country dancing at senior center Friday

Scottish country dancing will take place on Friday, May 2, at 7 p.m. at the senior center. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. The steps are similar to the New England contra dance, and participants of all ages are welcome. More...

Bike to school with police on Wednesday

Jamestown police officers and their bicycles will lead Lawn and Melrose school students to classes on Wednesday, May 7. More...

Beach stickers now on sale at rec center

Resident stickers are now on sale at the recreation center. The sticker costs $15 and provides seasonal parking at Mackerel Cove, Head’s Beach and Fort Getty. More...

Piano recital will be held on Mother’s Day

Pianist Manabu Takasawa and cellist Daniel Harp will perform on Sunday, May 11, at 2 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. More...

Boat show at Ferry Wharf this weekend

The Rhode Island Boat Show will take place at four venues this weekend, including Conanicut Marine Services at Ferry Wharf in Jamestown. The two-day event takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, and Sunday, May 4. Admission is free. More...

Sheep shearing next week at Watson Farm

Watson Farm will hold its annual sheep-shearing day on Saturday, May 10, from noon to 4 p.m. More...