Here’s the news for
Pittsfield. If you would like to add an event. please contact me
Make your plans
for a wonderful candlelight service Wednesday, Christmas
Eve, 7 pm, at the First Congregational Church, 24 Main St.,
The program includes beautiful music by the Chancel Choir
and the JuBellation Handbell Choir, scripture lessons, the
story of the first Christmas, the sanctuary bathed in
candlelight and the singing of "Silent Night." Bring the
whole family for a lovely evening service. Parking and
wheelchair accessible entry are available at rear of church.
For more information, call the church office at 435-7471.
Congratulations to all the nominees and awardees of the
3rd annual Pittsfield Community Impact Awards, hosted by
Pittsfield Listens. It was a packed house at the Scenic
Theatre on Dec. 11. The festivities continued at Jitters
Café with food and socializing. The Community Impact Awards
recognize individuals, groups and organizations that have
made a positive impact in Pittsfield in 2014.
Pittsfield Community Impact Awardees are as follows:
Outstanding Youth Grades K-5: Amber Peterson
Youth Grades 6-8: Courtney Butler
Grades 9-12: Ryan Marquis
Group: Women of Rotary
Outstanding Youth Group: The
Justice Committee, for their work in implementing
Outstanding Friend of Student
Centered Learning: Christie Dunlavey
Individual: Marion Pouliot
Outstanding Neighbor: Reny
Outstanding Town Employee: Sargent Rick Walter
Outstanding Community Event: Jason Darrah and the Pittsfield
Police Association for organizing National Night Out
Outstanding Local Business: Joe Darrah Enterprises
Outstanding Teacher or Staff Person at Pittsfield Elementary
School: Lindsey Bickford
Outstanding Teacher or Staff
Person at Pittsfield Middle High School: Anne Banks
Outstanding Coach: Mark Tobin
Pittsfield Volunteer of the
Year: Donna Keeley
The Town Hall and the Senior
Center will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 25.
Pittsfield Youth Workshop will be closed on Mon Dec. 22 -
Jan. 2, 2015. They will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5.
Pittsfield Schools are closed Monday, Dec. 22- Fri, Jan. 2
for the Holiday Break.
Happy Birthday wishes to Denis
Guy on Sat, Dec. 27. I hope you have a great day.
very special Happy Birthday wish to my nephew, Tim Riel on
Tuesday, Dec. 23. Enjoy your special day.
I'd like to
take this time to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a
Happy Holiday season.