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Geoff Marchant, executive director of Washington County Community Development Corporation, the “man of the hour” for working six years to transform the vision of ChurchWoods, a 24 unit, senior affordable housing project, from a dream into a reality.
Charlestown Town Council president Tom Gentz addressed about a hundred residents gathered for the ChurchWoods groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, August 23, at the Church of the Holy Spirit. The following are his comments. Welcome, everyone, to the ChurchWoods Groundbreaking Ceremony. The Rev. Dr. Michael Tessman, former pastor of the Church of the Holy Spirit on […]
Frosty Drew Observatory was recently featured on FOX 61 Daytrippers segment on Connecticut TV alongside an article about Frosty Drew Observatory on their website. Check out the article or watch the video below.
When: Saturday, August 13, from 10 am to 11:30 am Where: Kettle Pond Visitors Center, Bend Road Charlestown Looks like great weather will continue for visitors who will be attending the Yoga and Nature Class this Saturday at Kettle Pond Visitors Center. Surrounded by trees, the class will be held outdoors where teachers Gary and […]
Where: Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theatre in Ninigret Park
When: Thursday and Friday, August 11 & 12, 2016 Dusk – Dawn
Cost: Free! $1 suggested donation per person
The early morning of August 12th and 13th, 2016 will bring the Perseid meteor shower peak to the skies over Frosty Drew, blazing the starscape with up to 100+ meteors per hour.
If you love Rhode Island in summer, you’ll love “Quonnie The Musical”! A celebration of Quonochontaug culture and Rhode Island customs, “Quonnie The Musical” returns to the Quonochontaug Grange for the sixth and final production in August. Full of catchy songs, hilarious jokes, and tributes to favorite summer traditions, “Quonnie The Musical” is performed by […]
Exhibition will be on display the entire month at Kettle Pond Visitor Center In a continuing effort to connect visitors to nature, the Community Artists Program displays nature inspired artwork at the Kettle Pond Visitor Center in Charlestown. Join us at the Kettle Pond Visitor Center all month to celebrate August showcased community artists, whose […]
When: Thursday, July 28th, at 7:00 P.M.
Where: Kettle Pond Visitor’s Center, 50 Bend Road, Charlestown
What: The Quonochontaug Historical Society will host the film “Woven in Time” by documentary filmmaker, Mark Levitt