November 6, 2014 RSS feed / About Town

Learn about Medicare on Thursday morning

A Medicare presentation will be held at the library on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 10 a.m. to noon. Licensed agents will lead the seminar to help clients find the right coverage. Applications will be available at the presentation. More...

Church will host book discussion on Sunday

A group discussion on the book “Fallen” will take place on Sunday,   Nov. 9, at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church. The novel, written by David Maine, tells the story of Adam, Eve, Cain and Abel in reverse chronological order. More...

Hear from business owners Wednesday

Local business owners will discuss accounting, litigation, banking and marketing on Wednesday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the library. The Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the event. More...

Experience Kundalini yoga at Island Heron

Instructor Mary Brakehoff will teach a Kundalini yoga and gong class at the Island Heron on Sunday, Nov. 9, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Kundalini yoga stimulates individual growth through systematic techniques that strengthen the nervous system. More...

Scarecrows, harvest celebration Saturday

The Conanicut Island Land Trust will host its sixth annual harvest celebration from 4:30 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, at Godena Farm. The event will be highlighted by scarecrows made by Melrose School children. More...

Arts center schedules Shakespeare dramas

In conjunction with Trinity Rep, graduate performers from Brown University will present two Shakespeare plays this month at the Jamestown Arts Center. Students will perform “Hamlet” on Saturday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. More...

Discuss issues with town administrator

The Taxpayers Association of Jamestown will sponsor a meet and greet with Town Administrator Andy Nota on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 6:30 p.m. at the library. More...

Buddhist monks will offer prayer Saturday

Before returning to India, monks from the Gaden Shartse Dokhang Monastery will visit the Jamestown Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 7 p.m. More...

Piano students will perform on Nov. 16

Selected piano students from the University of Rhode Island will perform at St. Matthew’s Church on Sunday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m. The concert will also include prizewinners from the 2014 URI Piano Extravaganza. More...

Knights of Columbus to host family dinner

The Knights of Columbus will host a family dinner at St. Mark on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the parish hall. The dinner will feature pasta, meatballs, salads, desserts and refreshments. There will also be live entertainment. More...