August 10, 2017 RSS feed / About Town

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Striper club sets date for kids’ fishing derby

The Jamestown Striper Club will host its annual fishing derby from 8-11 a.m. Aug. 19 at North Pond just north of the Route 138 on-ramp on North Road.  More...

Blood drive scheduled at McQuade’s Monday

A bloodmobile will collect donations from 3-7 p.m. Aug. 14 in the parking lot at McQuade’s Marketplace, 6 Clarke St.  More...

SENIOR MENUS

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. 11   More...

Documentary against mansions next week

A documentary following a man’s crusade to limit mansions on Martha’s Vineyard will be screened at 7 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 17 Valley St.  More...

Deadline tomorrow to buy picnic tickets

Tickets are available for the third annual intergenerational picnic scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Aug 16 at the Fort Getty pavilion, 1050 Fort Getty Road.  More...

Talent show auditions are Monday, Tuesday

The Jamestown Community Chorus will audition performers for its 28th annual talent show at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14-15 at the recreation center, 41 Conanicus Ave. The production is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17.  More...

Head’s Beach to host paddleboard lessons

Breakfast and watercraft lessons are scheduled from 8-10 a.m. Aug. 20 at Head’s Beach off Seaside Drive.  More...

Jamestowner plays at jazz festival

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

Islander Art Manchester got to live out a dream last Sunday when he took the stage at the Newport Jazz Festival. Manchester performed as a tenor saxophonist with the 17-piece University of Rhode Island’s Big Band at the world-renowned event. More...