June 7, 2018 RSS feed / About Town

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Conanicut Yacht Club hosting tennis tourney

The annual tennis tournament in honor of Roger Chase begins at 11 a.m. June 10 at the Conanicut Yacht Club, 24 Whittier Road.  The doubles tournament offers draws for both men and women. More...

Petition quilt arrives at arts center Saturday

A community petition quilt created by The Woman Project will be on display from 1-5 p.m. June 9 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St. More...

Presentation Tuesday focuses on fake news

The executive director of the Pell Center for International Relations at Salve Regina University will speak about fake news at 7 p.m. June 12 at Town Hall, 93 Narragansett Ave.  More...

Opening reception is tonight for art show

The opening reception for the “Images of Jamestown” show sponsored by the Conanicut Island Art Association is from 5-7 p.m. June 7 at Town Hall, 93 Narragansett Ave.  The reception will include live music and refreshments. More...

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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...

Beavertail State Park venue for knitting day

The library knitting group Needles Galore will celebrate Worldwide Knit in Public Day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 9 at Beavertail State Park.  More...

Fundraiser slated to benefit library friends

A fundraiser to support the Friends of the Jamestown Library is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. June 9 at Channel Bells, 27 Newport St.  More...

Baptist church needs donations for festival

Donations for Central Baptist Church’s annual festival can be dropped off between 9 a.m. More...

Artists’ talk planned for next Thursday

Artists who created a multimedia installation inspired by nursery rhymes will discuss their display from 6-7 p.m. June 14 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Beavertail museum is celebrating 25 years

The Beavertail Lighthouse Museum will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. More...

Volunteers needed to cut invasive plants

Volunteers are needed to remove invasive plants from 9 a.m. More...

Small kindness makes a big deal

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

From the “often it’s the little things that matter the most” department.  I received a card with a note in it from an anonymous “Jamestown senior” who wanted to express their thanks to a kindly neighbor.  More...