August 11, 2016 RSS feed / About Town

Blues band rocking East Ferry Sunday

Black & White will perform at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14 on the East Ferry green. More...

Tour aquaculture site this Monday morning

A walking tour of an aquaculture site will take place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 15. Attendees should assemble in the parking lot of Melrose School.  Phil Larson, founder of the Jamestown Aquaculture Movement, will lead the tour. More...

Central Baptist selling lobster rolls, chowder

Lobster rolls, clam cakes and chowder will be for sale at 5 p.m. Aug. 19 at Central Baptist Church.  The cost is $14 for a lobster roll, chips and a homemade brownie. Three clam cakes cost $2 and chowder is $3 for a bowl or $7 for a pint. More...

I got the golden ticket

Kathleen Williams, left, buys raffle tickets from Patricia Moore and Eric Taylor outside McQuade’s Marketplace Saturday. The tickets benefit the Jamestown Community Chorus. The drawing will be at next Thursday’s talent show.   More...

Senior Menu

The West Street Cafe is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Seniors should arrive for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $3. Call 423-2658 for reservations 48 hours in advance. Friday, Aug. 12 More...

St. Mark Church plans annual family festival

The Catholic parish will have its annual summer festival from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 20 at St. Mark Church. The Knights of Columbus will prepare the food.  Raffle prizes include cash, a gas grill and liquor baskets. More...

Documentaries slated tonight at arts center

Four selections from the Rhode Island International Film Festival will be screened beginning at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Jamestown Arts Center. The cost is $10 at the door.  More...

Tickets still available for adult comedy show

The Amy Gallagher Foundation is sponsoring an adult comedy show at 7 p.m. Aug. More...

VA director will visit with vets Wednesday

Rhode Island’s first director of veterans affairs will introduce his department at 7 p.m. Aug. 17 at the senior center. Jamestown’s American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars are sponsoring the discussion.  More...

New recruit

Georgia McFarland, 1, visits the fire museum on Narragansett Avenue Sunday afternoon. She was promoted to the rank of junior firefighter.   More...