2017-06-22 / About Town

History lesson, BBQ at Park Dock Saturday

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.

Speakers will be naturalist Haley Barber and Rosemary Enright, former president of the Jamestown Historical Society. Enright, who has co-authored numerous books about the island’s history, including her most recent, “Legendary Locals of Jamestown.” She will discuss development throughout the years in the northeast section of the island.

There will be a cookout with hot dogs following the presentation. Adults must accompany children and guests should bring their own beverages. The Friends of Jamestown Rights-of-Way and the town’s recreation department are co-sponsoring the event. RSVP by e-mailing jtownrows@gmail.com.

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