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BLOOD DRIVE AT KEENE CENTRAL SCHOOL
THURSDAY, MAY 14TH
Help save a life by donating blood on Thursday, May 14th, from 12 - 6 PM at KCS.
If you are 16 or older, you are eligible if you meet the height and weight requirements. If you are 16, you will be required to have parental permission to donate.
Brandon Dumas and Grace Sturges are orgaizing this blood drive.
New donors are encouraged, and double red donations are available. Women might consider eating a tablespoon full of peanut butter each morning for a few days before donating to help with iron levels.
To schedule an appointment, call Mark Sturges, Brandon or Grace at 576-4555.
Walk in donations are also accepted.
Keene Transfer Station is now using Zero-Sort Recycling. Start saving tipping fees by recycling more, instead of throwing it away, you will be able to put more recyclables in the Zero-Sort compactor: magazines and phone books, newspapers, file folders and office paper, mail and greeting cards, all plastic containers (#1-7), large rigid plastics, metal cans and glass bottles and jars. Separate containers will be available for cardboard and boxboards and for metal (consider putting your metal cans here) to be picked up by Casella and treated as a revenue.
ABSOLUTELY NO PLASTIC BAGS CAN BE PUT INTO THE ZERO-SORT COMPACTOR!!!
Zero-Sort Recycling Guides are available at the Transfer Station, Town Hall, Keene and Keene Valley Libraries, Valley Grocery and McDonough's Valley Hardware.
VETERAN'S MEMORIAL UPDATE
click here to view the World War II plaques displayed at the Veteran's Memorial site on Cemetery Lane.
This year's Summer Youth Commission Program will be held from Monday, July 6th through Friday, August 21st (seven weeks this year!!) from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This program is available to children who have completed kindergarten through and including those who have just completed 6th grade. Registration packets will be sent home from school with your children during the last week of school or may be picked up at that time at the Town Hall. Registration will be held in the evening during the first week of July. More information will be included in the packet.
MUNICIPAL BURN BAN
The Town of Keene has received notice from DEC that there will be a burn ban for Municipalities beginning July 1st. Therefore, until further notice, NO BRUSH will be accepted at the transfer station AFTER Friday, June 28th, 2013.
Shopping time! Funtime!
Essex County Transportation and Town of Keene is here to help you enjoy the season.
Shopping busses are open to all Essex County Residents! Click here for schedules and information about the weekly Friday Senior Lunch for all Essex County Seniors.
click here for Hiker Parking - Shuttle Information