May 17, 2018 RSS feed / About Town

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Senior center hosting ID theft presentation

A representative from the state Department of Elderly Affairs will explain methods to avoid identity theft at 11:15 a.m. May 29 at the senior center, 6 West St.  More...

Presentation planned to protect private info

A two-time victim of identity theft will host two presentations on how to secure personal information at 1 p.m. May 23 and May 30 at the senior center, 6 West St. More...

Everybody invited to sing in informal choir

The Jamestown Everybody Chorus is rehearsing for its summer concert from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Saturdays at the rec center, 41 Conanicus Ave.  More...

Neighborhood group will meet Wednesday

The Jamestown Shores Association will meet at 7 p.m. May 23 at the library, 26 North Road. Refreshments will follow the meeting. To arrange transportation, call Ann Gagnon at 423-0635.   More...

Blood drive Monday will be at fire station

A blood drive in memory of James McLoughlin is scheduled from 2:30-6:30 p.m. May 21 at the fire station, 50 Narragansett Ave.  This is the third blood drive of 2018. 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. Suggested fee is $3. Call 423-2658 for reservations 48 hours in advance. More...

Audubon director will discuss native species

The Conanicut Island Land Trust will feature a guest speaker from the Audubon Society of Rhode Island during its annual meeting at 7 p.m. May 18 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Garden club is hosting its plant sale Saturday

The Quononoquott Garden Club is sponsoring its annual plant sale from 9 a.m. More...

Heifetz musicians are taking stage Saturday

Classical musicians from the Heifetz International Music Institute will perform at 7 p.m. May 19 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Tickets going on sale for retirement party

A retirement party for Dr. Joseph and Maryanne England is scheduled from 6-9 p.m. June 8 at the Cloud family home, 520 Beavertail Road.  More...

Volunteer hours will begin at farm Tuesday

Volunteers are needed to plant, weed and harvest crops beginning at 6 p.m. May 22 through September at the Jamestown Community Farm, 90 Eldred Ave.  More...

Senior center sets date for field trip to Mystic

The senior center is accepting reservations for its day-trip to Mystic, Conn., which is scheduled for June 23.  The trip, which departs the senior center at 7:30 a.m. More...

Fundraiser Sunday to benefit breast cancer

A fundraiser to benefit the Gloria Gemma Foundation is scheduled from 4-7 p.m. May 20 at the Jamestown Golf Course, 245 Conanicus Ave. More...

Honor officers for National Police Week

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

This is National Police Week and our own Chief Edward Mello wrote me to ask that we take a moment to be grateful for our police officers, both locally and across the nation. More...