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When: Thursday, September 21 at 9:00am
Where: Blue Shutters Beach, Charlestown
What: Watch three harbor seals named Aster, Azalea and Ivy return to the wild
Mystic Aquarium Animal Rescue will release these rehabilitated seals after rescuing them and bringing them back to health.
When: October 14 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Where: The historic Amos Greene Farm off Rt. 112 in Charlestown
What: The Charlestown Historical Society will present a Revolutionary War Encampment.
Parking: Park at the Charlestown Elementary School, 363 Carolina Back Road Rt. 112. There will be a two-minute shuttle bus to take visitors to the farm site beginning at 10:00AM.
Cost: A donation of $5.00 for adults ,14 years and over, is suggested.
When: Wednesday, September 27 – two times at 9:30am and 12:30pm
Where: Meet at Charlestown Breachway State Beach
Cost: Free. Sponsored by CRMC. Space is limited. Pre-registration required.
What: Tour Ninigret Pond salt marsh on one of Rhode Island’s most prized coastal lagoons in a pontoon boat. This site has been the focus of an extensive marsh restoration and elevation enhancement project designed to help this vital habitat better withstand flooding from sea level rise and coastal storm surge.
When: Saturday, September 23, 2017 10am-2pm
Where: Tomaquag Museum, 390 A Summit Road, Exeter, RI (map in post)
What: Tomaquag Museum invites the public to celebrate Cranberry Thanksgiving as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live! This Event is free to those who download a Museum Day Live ticket.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. On Sunday, October 1, 2017, the 4th annual 5K Walk/Stroll supporting Breast Cancer Research will step off at the Charlestown Rathskeller, Old Coach Road, Charlestown. The walk will happen rain or shine! Registration begins at 8:30 am, the walk steps off at 10:00 am, and light refreshments will be […]
Sol Power, the RI Office of Energy Resources, and Smart Power have all agreed to extend the Solarize Charlestown program until October 6. The Solarize Charlestown Team* is very happy that these three groups are willing to keep working with Charlestown for one more month. Although getting the word out to Charlestown residents has involved […]
Last week we reached the third pricing tier for the Solarize Charlestown program! Everyone participating in the program will receive the third and final pricing tier, maximizing the Solarize community discount. The average price per watt for solar panel installation in Rhode Island is $3.89, but for the Town and State sponsored Solarize program, Charlestown’s […]