Reminders from the Colebrook Senior and Community Center: Come to Bingo tonight. Doors open at 6 o’clock; Bingo starts at 6:30. Cash prizes. This is our first evening Bingo, so let’s make it a success! Trip to Herrmanns’ Royal Lipizzan Stallions, Saturday, August 13. Call the Center for more information – 860-738-9521. Show cost for Adults $20; Seniors and Children (6 to 12) $18; Children under 6 free. The Community Center is kindly asking Colebrook Groups and individuals to donate a Theme Basket to the Center as a Fundraiser during the upcoming Colebrook Fair. Drop off the baskets at the Community Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays anytime before the Fair which is on Saturday, September 3. We are also asking for Pies to be donated to the Community Center for our Colebrook Fair Pie-By-The-Slice sale. Thank you. Colebrook Senior and Community Center 2 School House Road P.O. Box 5 Colebrook, CT 06021 860-738-9521
Reminder to vote: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 6:00AM to 8:00PM Primary for 63rd District State Representative Primary opened to Republicans only – you must be a registered Republican prior to primary. Town Hall meeting room Floor 2 562 Colebrook Road, Colebrook CT
The Colebrook Historical Society invites you to an old fashioned Ice Cream Social on Saturday, August 13, from 3 to 5 PM at the historic Rock School. There will be plenty of ice cream on hand, of course, plus music. Ken Andresen and Mike Carroll, residents of Colebrook, will be playing and singing traditional favorites, and all are invited to sing along. Children are in for a special treat, there will be a variety of historical toys and games on display. This is a wonderful opportunity to tour the newly restored Rock School, the only one room schoolhouse in Connecticut that has never been modernized in any way. The Rock School is located at the corner of Route 183 and Sandy Brook Road, a few miles north of Colebrook Center. All are most welcome. Do come join the fun. For further information contact Carol Lord at email@example.com or 860-738-8244
Cheese and History: A Taste of the Balkans – a Colebrook Historical Society Friday Night Gathering On Friday, August 12, at 7:00 PM, the Colebrook Historical Society will host a social gathering with refreshments and lively conversation. Highlighting the evening will be a presentation by our special guest, Babs Perkins. Ms. Perkins is a photographer and writer from Norfolk, CT. Her work focuses on cultural documentation and preservation. Over the last several years, Babs has been researching and documenting traditional food producers of the Balkans – including farmers, shepherds, beekeepers, and cheese makers. Babs will talk about her ongoing travels in Bosnia and Serbia, in search of those who still produce cheese the old fashioned way. She’ll share her images along with fascinating stories of the people, places, and products she’s discovered. The Gathering will be held at the home of the CHS, the historic Seymour Inn – the corner of Routes 183 and 182A in the center of Colebrook. All are most welcome. For further information contact Carol Lord at firstname.lastname@example.org@yahoo.com> or 860-738-8244.
Reminder Blood Drive will be Saturday, August 6 has been moved from the Colebrook Community Center to the Colebrook Town Hall. Bingo will be Tuesday, August 9 at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, August 11 evening Bingo for all ages. Doors open at 6 Bingo starts at 6:30 p.m. Correction on this month’s movie. The movie will be War Horse on Thursday, August 25 after lunch. Hope you will join us. Colebrook Senior and Community Center 2 School House Road, P.O. Box 5 Colebrook, Ct 06021 860-738-9521
REMINDER… CHICKEN BBQ FUNDRAISER DINNER SATURDAY, JULY 30 4 – 6 p.m. COLEBROOK COMMUNITY CENTER CHICKEN B B Q FUNDRAISER DINNER Colebrook Community Center Saturday, July 30 4 to 6 p.m. $14 Adults/ $7 Child Advance pricing: $12 adult, $6 child Advance tickets must be paid and purchased before 7/23/16 Take out or Eat in Kenn Morr Band will be having a free concert in the ball field 6 – 7:30 p.m. Get your dinner to go and sit, eat and enjoy the music. For more information, call 860-738-9521 Colebrook Senior and Community Center 2 School House Road P.O. Box 5 Colebrook, CT 06021
Legal Notice Town of Colebrook Notice is hereby given to the taxpayers of the Town of Colebrook that taxes on the Grand List of October 1, 2015 in excess of $100.00 are due and payable in two installments as follows: first installment due July 1, 2016 and second installment due January 1, 2017. If the first installment is not paid on or before August 1, 2016, the tax becomes delinquent and subject to interest from the due date. The second installment becomes delinquent if not paid on or before February 1, 2017 and subject to interest from the due date. Taxes on Motor Vehicles and taxes in the amount of $100.00 or less on Real Estate and Personal Property are due in full July 1, 2016 and must be paid by August 1, 2016 to avoid interest charges. Interest rate is 1 ½% per month or fraction of each month from the time when the tax becomes due and payable until same is paid. Minimum interest is $2.00. Failure to receive a tax bill does not relieve or excuse the obligation of the tax due per CT General Statutes Sec. 12-130. The tax collectors office will be open Monday , Wednesday , and Thursday (9:00 am-1:00 pm). OPEN August 1, 2016 (9:00 am-3:00 pm). Please mail checks payable to: TOWN OF COLEBROOK, TAX COLLECTOR, P.O. BOX 5, COLEBROOK, CT 06021 Laura Bartlett, CCMC Colebrook Tax Collector 860-379-3359 X204 email@example.com@colebrooktownhall.org>