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SUMMER 2017


Pamela McCullough's house on rails 8/21/2015

Pamela McCullough's house on rails August 21, 2015
[Bill Janeway]


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  • Gus Trowbridge memorial service in NYC 11/18/17 The family of Gus Trowbridge welcomes everyone to a Celebration of his life to be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street  New York City. A Reception will follow the Celebration. information
    Posted Aug 18, 2017, 8:07 AM by Ned Peirce
  • The HPVIS annual meeting is this Saturday at 9 AM in the Chapel The annual meeting of the Hancock Point Village Improvement Society (HPVIS) is this Saturday August 12, 2017 at 9 AM in the HP Chapel Note the time! 
    Posted Aug 9, 2017, 9:37 AM by Ned Peirce
  • HP Square Dance postponed! The HP Square Dance will be SUNDAY Aug 6 at 8 PM
    Posted Aug 5, 2017, 8:12 AM by Ned Peirce
  • Square Dance The Square Dance, with caller Chrissy Fowler, is this Saturday, August 5th, at 8 PM, on the Village Green. The weather looks good right now but we will have updates if it turns bad. Contributions of baked goods and drinks can be delivered anytime after 7:30 PM. Heidi E. Brieger
    Posted Jul 31, 2017, 1:56 PM by Ned Peirce
  • CROQUET DAY - and practice session! ANNOUNCING: HANCOCK POINT CROQUET DAY WEDENSDAY, JULY 26, 10:OOAM-DONE ON THE LAWN OF THE CROCKER HOUSE THERE WILL BE A PRACTICE SESSION/ LESSONS TUESDAY THE 25TH AT 3:00PM COME JOIN THE FUN OR JUST WATCH TO SIGN UP CONTACT DON PARKER atplc511@aol.com or call 207-479-5251 Thank you Rich Malaby for hosting this event.  
    Posted Jul 23, 2017, 5:35 PM by Ned Peirce
  • In memory of Gus Trowbridge - August 14, 1934 - July 09, 2017 New York, NY Dear Friends, After a long struggle with vascular dementia and cancer, Gus Trowbridge died peacefully today at home with family. We are comforted by the support of all those who have shared stories about how Gus affected their lives. We will miss him as a husband, father, grandfather, uncle, teacher, and friend. In the months to come, the Trowbridge family will host a celebration in New York City commemorating Gus' life. Details will be announced at a later date. If you are considering a contribution, it was Gus' wish that any gifts be directed to: The Gus & Marty Trowbridge Forum - a community dialogue on diversity and equity in education. The purpose of the Forum is to perpetuate the model of ...
    Posted Jul 10, 2017, 10:16 AM by Ned Peirce
  • HOT DOGS at the Wharf in support of the Sailing Program - Saturday, July 15th!   Sailing students will be selling tickets door-to-door ahead of time. Tickets will also available at the boat house on the day of the event. HPVIS Yacht Club fundraiser event Hotdog Roast Saturday, July 15th 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Ticket Price: Children $5.00 / Adults $7.00 Includes: Hotdog and fixings Cold Beverage Ice cream sandwich Donations of SIDE-DISHES at this event KINDLY WELCOMED Note: If you have to miss this chance you get another chance at the last fundraiser sailing program event for the season in August. HPVIS dock and pier mugs will be sold at door. Other donations welcomed. 
    Posted Jul 7, 2017, 12:14 PM by Ned Peirce
  • Esther Peirce Esther Mumford Peirce, aged 88, died quietly in her son’s home on Tuesday June 6, 2017.  Throughout her life, she was a spirited, compassionate, light of love for all who knew her and she will be sorely missed.Esther was born in Louisville, KY on April 1, 1929 and married Carey G. Mumford Jr. in 1952.  Following their divorce, Esther raised her four children as a single mother, while attending graduate school at Atlanta, GA’s Emory University School of Nursing to earn her Master’s degree in psychiatric nursing. She pursued a successful career in psychiatric nursing, initiating and directing the first Atlanta area Suicide Prevention Center into the late 1960’s. She was married to Dr. E ...
    Posted Jun 17, 2017, 7:14 AM by Ned Peirce
  • HPVIS membership mailed packet information is on the website now The 2017 mailed information is here!
    Posted May 24, 2017, 5:07 PM by Ned Peirce
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