On The Block

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 5:15pm

Common Ground Event

Come for Movie-and-a-Meal at Harbor Church this Friday night, Nov. 2. Spaghetti and salad dinner at 6:30 p.m. The movie at 7 p.m. is “Intern.” 

Hurricanes Home Games

Saturday, Nov. 3. The Girls Varsity Volleyball team will be playing a home game against St. Raphael Academy at the Block Island School at 12:45 p.m.

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.

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, Nov. 6 at 8 a.m. Call Kim for location at (401) 595-7055.

Lunch Bunch

Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 12:30 p.m. at the Community Center.

Helping Hands Food Pantry

Helping Hands Food Pantry will be Wednesday, Nov. 7  from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Harbor Church.

Peace Project

Thursday, Nov. 8 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Library, “International Songs of Peace” with Molly Fitzpatrick, Steve and Eileen Miller, Joanne Warfel and others. Everyone is invited to join in.

Falconry 101

Friday, Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. at Island Free Library. Learn about falconry from Jim Gwiazdzinsky, and meet the falcon.

Shred It & Forget It

A free paper shredding and recycling event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Town Hall parking lot.

James Stover Exploration Series: Dickens Farm Walk

Saturday, Nov. 10 at 3:30 p.m. Meet at Dickens Farm and Cooneymus Roads.

641 Cookbook Club

Wednesday, Nov. 14 at the library. November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Come learn the do’s and don’ts of the diabetic diet. Bring a diabetic-friendly dish and the recipe to share. All are welcome. Call the library at 466-3233 or stop by to register.

Ecumenical Choir Concert

The Ecumenical Choir Concert of Thanksgiving and Remembrance is on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m. at the St. Andrew Parish Center, with a collation to follow.

Shopping Stroll

The annual Holiday Shopping Stroll is Friday, Nov. 23 to Sunday, Nov. 25, at various locations around town. For more information go to blockislandchamber.com.

Winter Market

Saturday, Nov. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The library will be hosting an Indoor Market with vendors including craftspeople, artists, and bakers.

Annual Block Island Turkey Trot

Run or walk off your Thanksgiving feast with the annual 5K Turkey Trot on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 12 p.m. Register online at active.com.