Recreation and Senior Service Department has been in its new home at the STWCommunity
Center for one year and are enjoying the
additional space. We have all adjusted well and recently had the entire parking
lot repaved. This opened up additional parking which was greatly needed amongst
our patrons and the BOE that share the building.Thank you to Fran Merola and his crew for
doing an endless amount of facility maintenance throughout the year.
Our PoCo Festival
rounded out its 13th year with Rosanne Krajewski becoming our new
Festival Coordinator. She worked for the Parks & Recreation Department from
2000 – 2009 and was an integral part in the starting of the event in 2002. She
is very passionate about the value behind what this event does for North Branford and its residents, and puts a lot of time
and personal energy into whatever she does. With that said, the event did very
well despite some rain over the weekend; and thousands of people enjoyed all
the activities, crafts, food, entertainment and amusements that the event
offers. Our Festival Committee also did an outstanding job again this year and
will begin organizing the 2015 PoCo Festival at the end of October. Please call
our department if you have interest in joining our committee – we would love to
Moving forward into
the Fall/Winter Season, we put together diverse activities for all age groups.
Please take the time to look through the website and see if there is something
you and your family may enjoy.