On The Block
Island Free Library
Ms. Morgan’s Pop-Up Storytime will be at McAloon’s Restaurant at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 31.
Farmers Markets will be on Wednesdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at The Spring House, and Saturdays, from 9 to 11:30 a.m., at Legion Park for the rest of the summer.
Not New Boutique
Wednesday, Sept. 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Andrew Parish Center, Spring Street, lower level and barn. Then Friday, Sept.14 from 5 to 7 p.m. The last sale will be Saturday, Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Accepting donations until Sept. 1 at the drop-off box at the Parish Center. Please, no household items.
Fall BIELC Registration
Registration is now open for the 2018/2019 school year at the Block Island Early Learning Center. Ages 18 months through five years. Please call (401) 466-9695.
Lions Club Clambake
Saturday, Sept. 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Narragansett Inn.
Benefit For John Henry
Saturday, Sept. 1 from 4 to 9 p.m. (Rain Date Sunday, Sept. 2), at Capt. Nick’s. $10 donation at the door. All proceeds directly benefit John Henry Tripler.
Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 5 p.m. Come hear Block Island notables read short stories about love at the Island Bound Booksore. Voluntary donations benefit the Rescue Squad.
Block Island Gardeners' Edibles Luncheon
The Block Island Gardeners invite the community to their Edibles Luncheon at the Narragansett Inn on Thursday, Sept. 6, at noon. Please bring a lunch dish from your garden (or someone else’s) to share. The lunch will be followed by a program, "Successful pruning of trees and shrubs", presented by David Schwartz, URI Master Gardener, R.I. Consulting Arborist, and owner of Schwartz Tree Care of Cranston. Please call Maude at 466-5676 for any questions.
Thursday, Sept. 6 from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. The Rhode Island Blood Center will be at the Block Island School.
B.I. Arts & Crafts Guild Fair
On Sunday, Sept. 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Historical Society lawn.
Comm. For The Great Salt Pond Annual Meeting
Sunday, Sept. 9 at 4 p.m. at the Narragansett Inn . Ed Roberge is the guest speaker and will talk about the Harbor Management Plan. All are welcome to join in on an discussion about the importance of the Great Salt Pond.