On The Block

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 9:30pm

Island Free Library

Underground Iron Chef Competition. Grades six through 12. Friday, Oct 19 at 5 p.m.


Friday, Oct. 19 at the Harbor Church. Meal at 6:30 p.m. and an inspiring movie at 7 p.m. “20 Feet from Stardom” is the movie.

Hurricanes Home Games

Saturday, Oct. 20 the Girls Varsity Volleyball team will be playing a home game against Tiverton High School at the School at 12:45 p.m.

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. Sign up at http://www.mysticaquarium.org/animal-rescue-clinic/

Meet The Candidates

Saturday, Oct. 20 at 4 p.m. at the Poor People’s Pub. The Democratic Town Committee is hosting a meet and greet for local candidates. All are welcome.

Walk to Sandy Point

Saturday, Oct 20 at 4 p.m. Meet at Settler’s Rock, Corn Neck Rd.

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.

Crazy-As-A-Coot Walk

Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 8 a.m. call Kim for location at (401) 595-7055.

Roll Call Dinner

Tuesday, Oct. 23 from 5 - 7 p.m. at the Harbor Church. Come enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving meal, donations are encouraged.

SoundWaves: Movies At The Beach

There will be two more movies shown at Fred Benson Town Beach. “The Blob” will be shown Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 6:30 p.m. and “Halloween” will be shown on Friday, Oct. 26.

U.S. Senator Whitehouse

Join U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and the New Shoreham Democratic Town Committee for a complimentary community lunch at the 1661 Inn (5 Spring St.)

from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24.

Helping Hands Food Pantry 

The first Helping Hands Food Pantry will be Wednesday, Oct. 24  from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Harbor Church.

Twilight  Walk and Night Sky Viewing

Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 5:30 p.m. Meet on Corn Neck Road across from the Labyrinth.

Peace Project

Thursday, October 25 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the library. Kristin Baumann and Molly O’Neill: "Lessons from Schools". Everyone is invited to join the discussion.

Annual Halloween Party and Parade

Saturday, Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. at the Library. Wear your costume, play Halloween games, make spooky Halloween crafts, and go trick or treating down Dodge Street. The parade will start around 2 p.m. Don’t miss it!

Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch begins Tuesday, Oct 30 at 12:30 p.m. at the Community Center.

Saturday Soiree

Saturday, Nov. 3  at the Island Free Library from 4 to 6 p.m. Block Island Authors: Block Island Stories, along with wine and cheese. All are welcome.

Annual Block Island Turkey Trot

Run or walk off your Thanksgiving feast with the annual 5K Turkey Trot on Saturday, Nov. 24 2018. The race starts at 12 p.m. at the Fred Benson State Beach. To register, download the form from the Chamber of Commerce website and return, completed, with payment to the Chamber. Or register online at active.com. Remember to register early to secure your race T-shirt.