October 11, 2018 RSS feed / About Town

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Arts center schedules upcoming open house

An open house for visitors to meet instructors, learn about available classes and tour the studios is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St.  More...

Garden club will take trip to cranberry bogs

Members of the Quononoquott Garden Club interested in carpooling to the cranberry bogs at Stone Bridge Farm should meet at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 15 at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 87 Narragansett Ave.  More...

Pianist will play Liszt during recital Sunday

A Bulgarian pianist will perform compositions from the Romantic era at 2 p.m. Oct. 14 at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 87 Narragansett Ave.  More...

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The West Street Cafe is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Seniors should arrive for lunch at 11:30 a.m. The suggested fee is $3. Call 423-2658 for reservations 48 hours in advance. Friday, Oct. 12 More...

Cast votes for annual pet calendar Saturday

The Humane Society of Jamestown will accept votes for its annual pet contest from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. More...

Library to screen film about World War I

A film about World War I starring Brad Pitt and Aidan Quinn will be screened at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at the library, 26 North Road. More...

Presentation tonight with panel of doctors

Physicians from Newport Hospital will present strategies for healthy families from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 11 at the library, 26 North Road.  More...

Herbalist to lead tour to ID medicinal herbs

A herbalist will lead a walking tour to identify medicinal herbs from 1-3:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at Watson Farm, 455 North Road. More...

Historian to lecture on U-boat in Newport

A free lecture titled “The U-Boat in Newport Harbor” will be presented at 1 p.m. Oct. 25 at Town Hall, 93 Narragansett Ave.  Brian Wallin, a historian and author, has done extensive research at the Naval War College in Newport. More...

Lots of thanks to go around this week

Keeping an eye on Jamestown

The mailbag was awfully full this week despite no delivery Monday so let’s get to it.  Superintendent of Schools Ken Duva and recreation department Director Andy Wade wrote a letter wishing to thank all who took part in the second annual c More...