On The Block

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 8:00pm

Farmers Market & B.I. Arts and Crafts Guild

Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Historical Society. This last Farmers Market will be combined with the season’s final B.I. Arts & Crafts Guild Fair at the Historical Society.

A Living History: Song and Stories of the McCarthy Era

Saturday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. at the Island Free Library. A Performance by Nancy Hood with musical accompaniment by Barry Brown.

Let’s Talk

Saturday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m., Dr. Lindsay Green-Gavrielidis talks about Aquaculture at BIMI Center; Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 4 p.m., Diandra Verbeyst talks about the Great Salt Pond on The Nature Conservancy porch, High St.

Night Sky Viewing

Saturday, Oct. 6 at 6:45 p.m. at the Hodge Preserve on Corn Neck Rd. Bring a blanket or beach chair and enjoy a presentation about the night sky.

SoundWaves: Movies At The Beach

Saturday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. the evening starts with music and experimental art. The movie “The Lost Boys” will be played at 8 p.m. Fred Benson Town Beach.

Half Marathon

Sunday, Oct. 7 at 11:30 a.m. there will be a Half Marathon starting at Fred Benson Town Beach. Register at active.com.

Block Island Conservancy Annual Meeting

Sunday, Oct. 7 at 3 p.m. at the Narragansett Inn. Guest speaker Ed Roberge.

Ecumenical Choir Practice

The Ecumenical Choir will be having practice for the fall concerts every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Harbor Church. All who love to sing are welcome.

Meadow Walk 

Monday, Oct. 8 at 10 a.m., meet at Martin Property, Old Mill Rd. and West Side Rd.

Crazy-As-A-Coot Bird Walk

Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 8 a.m. Call (401) 595-7055 for location.

641 Cookbook Club

Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Island Free Library. Bring a vegetarian dish. All are welcome. Space is limited. Please call  (401) 466-3233 or stop by the library to to register.

Peace Project

Thursday, Oct. 11 from  5 - 6 p.m. at the Library, Elspeth Crawford: “What is a World Citizen?” Come and discuss how peace may be connected, or not, to other problems we face.

Community Pot Luck

Saturday, Oct. 14 at 12 p.m. at the Ocean View Pavilion.

Mystic Aquarium First Responder Class

Saturday, Oct. 20 from 1 - 3 p.m. at Town Hall. Required class for those who would like to volunteer for Mystic Aquarium, or are interested in marine animals.