January 30, 2015 RSS feed / About Town

Registration open for trip to Yawgoo Valley

The teen center will take a ski trip to Yawgoo Valley in Exeter on Friday, Feb. 6. The bus will leave town at 4 p.m. and return at 9:30 p.m. Cost is $30 per person. More...

Seniors can reserve seat for Valentine’s

The Friends of the Jamestown Seniors are accepting reservations for its annual Valentine’s party that will take place at the West Street Cafe on Thursday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. The cafe is located inside the Conanicut Grange. More...

Opening reception at Town Hall next week

The opening reception for “The Power of Love,” Conanicut Island Art Association’s latest Town Hall exhibit, will be on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Reading at library on Saturday for children

Author Jill Austin will read from her debut book, “R.I. Loves: Showing Love for the Ocean State from A to Z,” on Saturday, Jan. 31, at 11 a.m. at the library. The selfpublished book is an alphabetical tour of Rhode Island. More...

Pasta dinner Friday to benefit class trip

A pasta dinner to benefit Lawn School eighth-graders will be held on Friday, Jan. 30, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Melrose School. Proceeds will benefit the class trip in June to Washington, D.C. More...

Children’s arts camps during school vacation

The Jamestown Arts Center will host children’s camps during winter vacation, which takes place from Monday, Feb. 16, to Friday, Feb. 20. Children ages 3 to 5 can spend Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. More...

Learn to brew beer at library workshop

A workshop on home brewing will take place at the library on Thursday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. It will be led by Sanne Kure-Jensen, an organic grower, beekeeper and horticultural writer who has been brewing beer and mead for over a decade. More...

Learn about Buddhist meditation Tuesday

Newcomers are invited to learn about the Jamestown Buddhist meditation group on Tuesday, Feb. 3, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group meets every Tuesday at the Conanicut Grange at 6 West St. Brief instruction in mindfulness meditation will be provided. More...