October 6, 2016 RSS feed / About Town

WALLACE the BRAVE

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House hopeful to visit senior center tonight

Rebecca Schiff, the Republican candidate for Jamestown’s state representative, will meet voters at 1 p.m. Oct. 6 at the senior center.  More...

Portuguese guitarist to perform Saturday

Portuguese-born guitarist Francisco Pais will perform songs from his new album at 6:30 p.m. Oct. More...

Golf tourney benefits state ASPCA chapter

A golf tournament to benefit the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is set for Oct. 14 at the Jamestown Golf Course. Glowing golf balls will be used during the sunset tournament. More...

Jamestowners shine in design mag

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

I spied with my little telescope a handful of Jamestowners — and a recognizable Victorian-era house — in the fall issue of Design New England, a magazine that features the splendid homes and gardens of the region.  More...

Help free Taylor Point from invasive species

Volunteers are needed to remove invasive plants from 4-6:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at Taylor Point. The intrusive shrubs and vines are in the black cherry woodland roughly 150 feet into the woods.  More...

Pumpkins, hayrides at community farm

Families can buy their Halloween pumpkins from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 8 at the community farm on Eldred Avenue. The rain date is Sunday.  Roughly 150 pumpkins are available. More...

Skateboarding festival Friday at Lawn School

The 10th annual skateboarding festival will begin at 4 p.m. Oct. 7 at the skate park near Lawn School. More...

Get flu vaccination at library Saturday

Flu shots will be administered during a free clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 8 at the library. There is no charge, but patients should bring their insurance cards.  Registration for the flu vaccine is available online at thewellcomp.com. 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, Oct. 7 More...