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When: Saturday, October 19 at 10AM
Where: Ninigret Park
Cost: No Registration Fee
Two years ago this month, the signup period for Solarize Charlestown ended. Charlestown’s program was one of the most successful in the state, with 58 households signing contracts for solar during the four month campaign. In this post is one family’s experience in the two years since the program ended.
When: Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 8 am to 12 pm
Where: Quonnie Grange Hall, Route 1 in Charlestown (map in post)
What: Get a head start on the holiday season.
Holiday handcrafted items including wreaths, unique ornaments, centerpieces, and other arrangements will be available. Home baked items will also be featured.
When: Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Where: 4995 South County Trail Charlestown
What: A day of free dentistry for those in the South County community who cannot afford to maintain their dental health or who do not have dental insurance
When: Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Where: Charlestown Town Hall, 4540 South County Trail
Come down to the Charlestown Town Hall with your little ghouls and goblins, and go trick or treating from department to department. Enjoy the decorated halls of Town Hall and get some extra candy while you’re at it.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has been stocking trout in local freshwaters in advance of Columbus Day weekend.
Read post for list of local waters that will be stocked before Columbus Day
On October 6, the Charlestown Rathskeller hosted the 6th Annual Twin Peaks Preservation Stroll–the biggest yet in support of cancer research–on an absolutely perfect Fall day. Speeches from cancer researchers, cancer support professionals, cancer survivors and also one battling the return of her disease highlighted the importance of self-examination, the usefulness of gene testing and […]
When: Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Where: Frosty Drew Observatory & Sky Theatre in Ninigret Park
Cost: $5 Suggested Donation
Frosty Drew Observatory will join thousands of museums, observatories, and science institutions around the world in spotlighting our nearest neighbor, the Moon. The first quarter Moon will be in perfect position for spectacular up-close viewing in the Frosty Drew telescopes and on their grounds.