BLOOD DRIVE Sponsored by the Colebrook Lions Club to be held at the Colebrook Senior/Community Center 2 Schoolhouse Road, Colebrook Friday, August 1st 1:00PM – 5:45PM There is a dire need for blood donations Please participate if you are able Appointments are recommended in order to not have to wait Call: 1-800-733-2767 to schedule an appointment Or visit the Red Cross on line at Redcrossblood.org (all donors during the month of August will receive a coupon for $2.50 off the purchase of a 48oz container of Turkey Hill Ice Cream)
BATTELL ARTS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE: Completed applications for the Battell Arts Foundation Scholarships are due Friday, August 1, 2014. These scholarships are available to students in 3rd through 12th grades from Norfolk and Colebrook for the purpose of enhancing their education in the visual and performing arts. For application requirements please contact Tom Hodgkin at Hodgkin.Tom@gmail.comHodgkin.Tom@gmail.com> for application requirements.
Colebrook Senior/Community Center Breakfast As You Like It Restaurant Style Friday, July 25th, 2014 7:30am – 9:30am $5.00 per person Order your breakfast your way! Come on in or take out 860-738-9521
We are advising our residents of local vehicle break ins this past week. Three different residents in the town of Colebrook (all different locations) had their vehicles broken into with items stolen. Please be aware and lock your vehicles. Leave no valuables in your vehicle. If you notice anything unusual please take a plate number and contact the CT State Police in Canaan 860-824-2500 or 911 if it is an emergency
COLEBROOK FIRE DEPT. 11th Annual Steak Bake In honor of Bob Bull Saturday, July 19th, 2014 Masser Park, Rock Hall Road, Colebrook Dinner 5pm-7pm Dancing 7pm-11pm $25. Donation – beverages included $5. For children TICKETS: Call Center Fire House 860-379-8989
Colebrook Senior and Community Center 2 School House Road, Colebrook, CT Lunch and Speaker Program July 17, 2014 at 12 Noon Speaker: Todd Correll, Training Officer for the Colebrook Volunteer Fire Department and a Career Lieutenant with the Bristol Fire Department DO YOU HAVE A FIRE EXINGUISHER? HAVE YOU EVER USED ONE? NOW’S YOUR CHANCE Kitchen fires are the second leading cause of death and injury in people 65 and older. Let us help you to better protect yourselves On July 17, 2014 Todd Correll will discuss fire safety and conduct a fire extinguisher demonstration. There will be a live fire demo and an opportunity to use fire extinguishers and learn to extinguish a real stove fire. To make reservations for the July Lunch and Speaker Program or for more information call the Community Center at 860-738-9521.
There will be a hearing for the Colebrook Post Office in regards to future hours of operation on Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 1:00 PM Town Hall Meeting Room, Floor 2 562 Colebrook Road Colebrook, CT 06021
Milling and Resurfacing Project – Rt. 44 in the towns of Norfolk and Colebrook The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Rt. 44 in the towns of Norfolk and Colebrook. The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 5.22 mile segment of Rt. 44 Norfolk, Colebrook. This project is scheduled to occur Monday, July 7, 2014 through Friday, July 17, 2014. This project is included in the Department of Transportation’s 2014 Vendor Resurfacing Program. LANE CLOSURE INFO Motorists can expect lane closures on Rt. 44 between the Winchester town line and the west junction of Route 272. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.
Town of Colebrook Town Offices & Departments will be closed Friday, 4th of July, in observation of the holiday. Town Hall hours for July & August: Town Hall will be closing Fridays at 12noon with the exception of August 1st, 2014 – last day to pay taxes without penalty Building Official is available by appointment please call 860-379-3359 x201 if you have any questions.
The town pond kicks off our summer season 2014 Saturday, June 28th, 2014 10:00 AM Pond hours will be Mon-Sat 10am-6pm Sunday 12noon-6pm Swimming Lessons are available for all age and ability levels Please contact Lee in the Selectmen’s Office 860-379-3359 x201