June 15, 2017 RSS feed / About Town

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Skateboarding display planned at arts center

A three-day exhibit showcasing skateboarding art opens from 6-8 p.m. June 16 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Learn to build garden that saves watershed

A landscape architect will demonstrate techniques to build rain gardens from 10-11:25 a.m. at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Perfect day for blessing of the fleet

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

I’m always happy to give a shout out to any sea-worthy event here in town and another annual one occurred last weekend.  More...

Central Baptist’s annual festival set for Saturday

Central Baptist Church is hosting its annual spring festival from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. June 17 on the church grounds, 99 Narragansett Ave.  More...

Watson Farm will host walking tour Saturday

An herbalist will lead a walking tour to identify medicinal plants from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 17 at Watson Farm, 455 North Road.  More...

Tour of Park Dock will include history lesson

A nature walk at the Park Dock right-of-way begins at 5:45 p.m. June 24 at the end of Broad Street along the East Passage.  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.   More...

ISLAND HISTORY

After more than 20 years at Jamestown Hardware, the store’s founder, Steve Sherman, is retiring, reported The Jamestown Press June 16, 2011. More...