Coordinator: Marilyn Mackay                                                       May 2016



"North Stonington Bulletin Board"








North Stonington Village
Incorporated May 1807
Bicentennial May 11, 2007

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EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
Fire Weather Warning Beginning: 2016-04-20T07:27:00; Ending: 2016-04-20T22:00:00

NE​WS
Saturday, April 30,   TheSun:  Dayton Trehern Obituary
Friday, April 29,         TheDay:  NS school renovation plan headed to referendum
Tuesday, April 26,      TheSun:  ​Garden club readies for annual NS plant sale
Sunday, April 17,        TheSun:  Pinball a passion for No. Stonington woman
Sunday, April 17,        TheDay:  Bernie Sanders’ socialism flawed (VIEWS)
Saturday, April 16,    TheSun:  NS Lions taking Bishop scholarship applications
Saturday, April 16,    TheDay:  NORTH STONINGTON CAR FIRE SPREADS TO SHED

ACTIVITIES/EVENTS
Link to Wheeler Library Events: http://www.wheelerlibrary.org/
Link to Local Movie Theaters:  http://www.fandango.com/06359_movietimes?srce=1
NS Recreation Commission Link:  http://northstoningtonrec.com
       http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_BC/Rec/newsletters/RecNewsletter.pdf 
April 2016, Wheeler Library Weekly Events Schedule
April 2016 Spirit Moves Schedule, Yoga & Pilates
April 2016 Hunter Safety Courses
April 2016 Avalonia Events
Tuesday, May 10, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, NS Elementary School Library
Thursday, May 12, 12:30-1:15PM, Christian Academy Art Viewing
Sunday, May 15, 7:30-11AM, Boy Scouts Pancake Breakfast, NS Grange
Sunday, May 15, 1-5PM, Extreme Croquet Challenge, Horses Healing Humans
Monday, May 16, NS School Referendum
Friday, May 27, 6-9PM, Avalonia General Meeting, LaGrua Center, Stonington (ORGANIZATIONS)
Sunday, June 5, EquiZen Retreat, Horses Healing Humans
Tuesday, June 14, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, NS Elementary School Library
Tuesday, July 12, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, August 9, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, September 13, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, NS Elementary School Library
Tuesday, October 11, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, NS Elementary School Library
Tuesday, November 8, Hewitt Farms Community Gardens Meeting, NS Elementary School Library

FREE CLASSIFIED
Margie Olsen's "MyLittleBearsPrints" on etsy.com
Eastern CT Solar uc
jovial: April & May (Mother's Day)
FOR SALE:  ALLEGRA 47” LED TV
Windstone Farm is Looking for Part-Time Help
Eager Wellness & Massage Therapy
Frigidaire 15,100 BTU Window AC For Sale 
For Sale:  4 Drying Racks
Seeking Affordable Rental Space....
NS Dog Owners--Looking for help feeding your dog??? 
Horses Healing Humans needs Volunteers
Go Green with SolarCity
Becky Simmons, Wellness Advocate
Triumph 3A For Sale
Press-On Sandwich Crafters
Madeline's Crewcuts & Curls 
Goodies serving breakfast Monday-Thursday, 6 AM-3 PM
Looking for a one or two horse trailer..... 
Thursdays, 10-11 AM, Gentle Chair Yoga, NS Senior Center, Holly Green
Memorial Day to Labor Day: Stand-Up Paddle Boarding 
CTACSC Seeking NS Representative
Buon Appetito
Robin Lockwood Hall, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
Uplands Energy Solutions
REBEKAH LITTLE, Avon Independent Sales Representative
Embroidered Chairs
Stella Elbaum, Realtor
Let Goodies Be Your Host for your Next Birthday Party
The Wired Bean Cafe is Open
Mainly Stone Masonry LLC
Go with Green Energy
Welcome to Weil Farms located in NS
Horses Healing Humans Has Moved
Free Charter Oak Pass for CT Residents over 65
Have you ever considered adding to your family through the joys of adoption? 
WWII Miscellaneous Items for sale
Pollywogs Child Development
4th Wednesday of each month, Lion's Club, September-June, Buon Appetito

BLOG

ICONS
The Spring 2016 issue of the NS Quarterly is now available.​






































OUR NEIGHBORS
Marvin Elbaum:  Connecticut Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI CT)

PLAN OF CONSERVATION & DEVELOPMENT (POCD)
To View the approved Plan of Conservation & Recreation, 
go to: http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_BC/POCD/docs/2013_PCRL_FINAL.pdf

VIEWS

EDUCATION
URI EDUCATIONAL ENERGY LECTURES - FREE OF CHARGE

LOST & FOUND

ELECTIONS
April 26, 2016 Presidential Primary Results in NS:  
Republicans
Donald Trump:  351
John Kasich:      127
Ted Cruz:             63
Ben Carson:           3
Uncommitted:        7
Democrats
Bernie Sanders   276
Hillary Clinton   201
Roque DeLa Fuente 0
Uncommitted 6

EMPLOYMENT
Creature Comfort Animal Inn seeking staff
Banquet Supervisor at Foxwood Casino
Windstone Farm is Looking for Part-Time Help (FREE CLASSIFIED)
Eastern CT Chamber of Commerce Job Listings
Patch Employment Listings:  http://stonington.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/stonington-job-openings-
on-craigslist

ENVIRONMENT
Blue Trail Online:  http://www.ctwoodlands.org/bluetrailsmap
Start with the Old Green and Add the New 
Stewardship of NS's Trail System
Kudos to NS Conservation Comm. members for new Walking Trails at Billings Lake
A Practical "Hands-On" Learning Experience - The Forest Stewardship Short Course

HEALTH
April 13, Working Cessation Classes begin
Saturdays, April 23 & 30, L&M Hospital Youth Mental Health First Aid Certification Training

GOVERNMENT
Links to Official Town Websites: http://www.NORTHstoningtonct.gov/Pages/index 
Link to Absentee Ballot, Voter Registration & other Forms & Info:  
http://www.ct.gov/sots/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=4158

LIBRARY & SCHOOLS
Community Service Opportunity - Debate Judges Needed
Link to NS Public School System: http://www.northstonington.k12.ct.us/
Link to Wheeler Library: www.wheelerlibrary.org/

HEWITT FARMS

ORGANIZATIONS
Link to NSDTC: http://www.nsdtc.info
Link to NSRTC: http://northstoningtonrepublicans.com/
Link to Avalonia Land Conservancy:   
  http://www.avalonialandconservancy.org/ 
  http://avaloniaetrails.blogspot.com - Monthly Newsletter
Link to NS Grange: http://ctstategrange.com/subgrangepage.asp?GrangeID=225
Link to NS Historical Society: http://nostonhistoricalsociety.homestead.com/
Link to NS Garden Club: http://nsgardenclub.org/
Link to NS Land Alliance: http://nslandalliance.org/
Link to NS Parent-Teachers Org: http://www.northstonington.k12.ct.us/hs/parent /pto.html
Link to NS Senior Center: 
http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_Dept/SR/newsletter
Link to Little League: http://www.eteamz.com/NStoningtonLL/
Link to NS Lion's Club:  http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/north_stonington/ 
Lion's Club meets at Buon Appetito, September to June, 4th Wednesday each month
Link to:  http://www.cathysrottie.petfinder.com

BUSINESS
YP:  Young Professionals of Eastern CT
ECT Chamber of Commerce Schedule of Events
Free Effective Workshops
Link to Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT Schedule:  http://www.chamberect.com
Link to New: NS Business Association - www.ns-business.org 
Link to the Greater Mystic Chamber: http://www.mysticchamber.org/

AGRICULTURE
2 Competitive Farm Grants Available
Link To CT Dept. Of Agriculture: http://www.ct.gov/doag/site/default.asp
Current 2016 CT Agricultural Newsletter
Public Act 490 - The Basics

PUBLIC SAFETY
DPA Update on Zika Virus
Read about what your Emergency Management Director can do for you!
08/16/14   NYTimes: The Disappearing Volunteer Firefighter 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
WHAT IS AFFORDABLE HOUSING?  Watch HOPE-CT video
Housing Rehab Grants Available
NSAHC 2010 Brochure
NSAHAC 2008 Report

CHIKUMBUSO
Sponsorships

MAPS
http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_Dept/IT/MapLibrary/HandoutMap.pdf 

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS
Affordable Housing Video
Check it out

WEATHER:  http://www.weather.com/weather/narrative/North+Stonington+CT+06359

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