June 1, 2017 RSS feed / About Town

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Nation’s first female AG scheduled to visit today

The first woman elected to an attorney general’s office in the United States will discuss her career at 5:15 p.m. June 1 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Author tells the story of fatal yacht regatta

A Wickford author will sign copies of his new book, “Desperate Voyage,” at 7 p.m. June 7 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Registration open for Chase tennis tourney

The Conanicut Yacht Club will host its Roger Chase Memorial Tournament at 11 a.m. June 11 at the club’s tennis courts, 24 Whittier Road.  More...

Farm concert includes several golden oldies

Tres Moutarde will perform music from the early 20th century beginning at 1 p.m. June 10 at the Jamestown Community Farm, 40 Eldred Ave.  More...

‘Bangle Billionaire’ Rafaelian again on Forbes’ richest list

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

East Shore Road resident Carolyn Rafaelian has been getting a lot of ink the past few weeks. She was profiled in the May issue of Rhode Island Monthly in an article that showcased the international success of the company she founded, Alex and Ani. More...

Watson Farm open for kite flying Saturday

Watson Farm will be open for free kite flying from 1-5 p.m. June 3 at the Historic New England property, 455 North Road.  A professional kite flyer will fly three kites simultaneously during this annual event. More...

Financial planning tips for women available

A financial adviser from Morgan Stanley is hosting a seminar on financial planning for women from 5:45-7 p.m. June 6 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Baptist church seeking donations for festival

Donations for Central Baptist Church’s spring festival can be dropped off from 9 a.m. to noon June 3 and June 10 at the church, 99 Narragansett Ave. More...

Community theater to elect directors, officers

The Jamestown Community Theatre will have its annual meeting at 7 p.m. June 12 at Jeffrey Gravdahl’s home Birdview, 28 Newport St.  The meeting is open to all members. Townspeople who share an interest in local theater also are welcome. 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, June 2 More...