On The Block
Island Free Library Events
- Library Underground After Hours Friday, March 29 at 5 p.m. Teen lounge for grades six through 12.
- 641 Cookbook, April 10 at 6 p.m. Bring your favorite spring dish.
Common Ground Events On Friday Nights
- March 29: Game night.
The events start at 6:30 p.m. with dinner, all at the Harbor Church.
Pickle Ball at the school gym on Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m. Equipment and play instructions provided. All levels welcome. For information call Bud Martin at 466-5224 or email Bud_Martin2001@yahoo.com.
Ecumenical Choir Practice
Ecumenical Choir practice for the Easter Concert will be held every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Harbor Church between now and Easter, which is Sunday, April 21.
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. at the Community Center.
Block Island Arts and Crafts Guild Scholarship
The Block Island Arts and Crafts Guild is accepting applications for the annual art scholarship awards. Graduating high school seniors are eligible. The applications with portfolio should be submitted by May 3, 2019 to either Teri McCombe (401-742-5501) or art teacher Lisa Robb (401-466-5600). Scholarship criteria and applications are available in the Block Island School guidance office.
BIS Chili Fest Cook-off
Got a great chili recipe? On Thursday, April 4, submit a crock-pot’s worth of chili to the Block Island School Ceramics Department’s Chili Fest and you could win! Don’t have a recipe but love chili? Come and sample the goods. Buy a handmade bowl and fill it with chili (corn bread and soft drink included) and vote for your favorite. Serving from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Drop off your chili at 5 p.m. Questions or want to enter? Call Lisa at 466-2629. Get it while it’s hot!
Friends of The Island Free Library Concert
- Saturday, April 6 at 2 p.m. Singer, songwriter, storyteller and author Bill Harley will perform a family concert at the Library.
Crazy-as-a-Coot Bird Walk
Tuesday, April 9 at 8 a.m. Call (401) 595-7055 for location.
Helping Hands Food Pantry
The next Helping Hands Food Pantry will be held on Wednesday, April 10 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Harbor Church.
Saturday, April 13 at 10 a.m. Meet at Fresh Pond entrance on Lakeside Drive.