October 9, 2014 RSS feed / About Town

Meet candidates at library Wednesday

Residents will have a chance to meet the candidates at a forum on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. at the library. The Jamestown Shores Association is sponsoring the event. Candidates for R.I. More...

Pick a pumpkin at town farm Saturday

A pumpkin fest with hayrides will take place at the Jamestown Community Farm on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 1 to 3 p.m. There are hundreds of pumpkins in the fields for children and their parents to choose from. More...

Artists must apply to reserve vendor booth

Artists who are interested in becoming a vendor at December’s holiday market at the Jamestown Arts Center must fill out a registration form by Tuesday, Oct. 21. Applicants will be notified by Oct. 27. More...

Band will perform at St. Matthew’s Tuesday

The Jamestown Community Band will present its fall concert in the parish hall at St. Matthew’s Church on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. More...

Essay workshop for college-bound kids

College-bound juniors and seniors are invited to a essay workshop at the library on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 5 to 7 p.m. During the workshop teens will brainstorm what to write about in their college applications. More...

Teens may register to become babysitters

A Red Cross training session for teens who want to become babysitters will take place on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the rec center. Students will learn pediatric first aid and become CPR certified. More...

Library group to offer free flu shots Oct. 18

The Friends of the Jamestown Philomenian Library will host a flu shot clinic at the library on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There is no charge for the flu shot. Residents with insurance cards should bring them to the clinic. More...

Artists should drop off art on Thursday

Artists who plan on being displayed at the Conanicut Island Art Association’s upcoming exhibit should drop off their art on Thursday, Oct. 9, from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at Town Hall. More...

Halloween-themed field trips for teens

Teens are invited on a field trip to the Factor of Terror, a haunted house in Fall River, on Friday, Oct. 17. The teen center will also visit the Trails of Terror in Wakefield on Friday, Oct. More...