Town Column


By Jacqueline Sexton
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Posted January 4, 2007

The Chilmark Housing Committee will hold an open hearing tonight at 7 pm in the selectman's meeting room at town hall. The committee will introduce "new implementation guidelines" for the homesite housing and rental by laws for Chilmark and outline policies and procedures as they apply to Middle Line Road community housing program. Copies of the guidelines are available at town hall.

This Sunday, Jan. 7, the church will hold an open house at the Chilmark parsonage from 2 to 5 pm. There will be an Epiphany sing-along at 3:30.

Welcome to Delilah Oliver, daughter of Kevin and Elizabeth Oliver, who was born on Nov. 2. Delilah weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. She joins older brothers, Solon, 4 and Barrett, 2.

Next Thursday, Jan 11, the school will hold a literacy night from 6:30 to7:30 pm. Authors and storytellers will be on hand to tell their stories.

Happy new year and hopes for peace for all.