Posts by Carolyn Chretien

Posts by Carolyn Chretien

Church Committee Meeting Feb 9, 2021

MINUTES OF THE CHURCH COMMITTEE MEETINGFEBRUARY 9, 2021 First meeting held following the Annual Meeting. Attending: Leah Moynihan, Pastor Kelly Thibeault, Kevin Graves, Kris Collins, Cindi Barkley, Steve Mankavech, Ed Clavette, Deanne Bellinger, Jim Brinson, Jim Fennell, Jeannette Galvin, and Carolyn Chretien. Our Moderator Leah Moynihan called the meeting to order and…

Annual Report of the Clerk 2020

First Congregational Church January 19, 2020The Annual Meeting and roll call of members of the First Congregational Church, UCC of North Attleborough., Mass. was held on Sunday, January 19, 2020 in the sanctuary following morning service. The meeting was called to order by Jeannette Galvin, Moderator. An opening prayer was given by Pastor Kelly Thibeault. A moment of…

Annual Report of the Historian 2020

Goodbye to 2020 and also many of the plans we had in mind. The proposed purchase of another fire proof file cabinet did not happen and will be postponed to sometime in the future due to our financial status. Any plans for further open houses in conjunction with the N. Attleboro Historical Commission did not take place and of course the third grade visits will not take…

Annual Report of the Clerk 2019

First Congregational Church January 27, 2019The Annual Meeting and roll call of members of the First Congregational Church, UCC of North Attleborough, Mass. was held on Sunday, January 27, 2019 in the sanctuary following morning service. The meeting was called to order by Jeannette Galvin, Moderator. Pastor Kelly Thibeault then gave an opening prayer. A moment of silence…

Annual Report of the Historian 2019

Everything old is new again! How true that really is. We continue to share the story of Oldtown and who we are and what we do with all who will listen and are interested. Not only do we take part in the Tour of the Town for our third graders every spring, but we also share our past in conjunction with the North Attleboro Historical Commission by sharing an Open House at…

2018 Clerk’s Report

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CLERK 2018 First Congregational Church January 21, 2018 The Annual Meeting and roll call of members of the First Congregational Church of North Attleborough, Mass. was held on Sunday, January 21, 2018 in the sanctuary following morning worship. The meeting was called to order by James Brinson, Moderator. Pastor Kelly Thibeault then gave an opening…

Annual Report of the Historian 2018

The year 2018 has been basically very quiet. We did have a couple of calls from people trying to find information about their relatives. One came from a descendant of the Slaiger family who used to live on Old Post Rd. Another call revealed a story about a young man from N. Attleboro who studied under Harry Houdini and perished in a steamship accident. He was Millard…

2017 Historian’s Report

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE HISTORIAN 2017 This year has continued to be on the quiet side. We used to get several requests every year from people looking up their relatives, but the genealogy sites now available online make it much easier for folks. Several of the gravestones that we had worked on with Ken Postle at Newell Burying Ground have since toppled again. Hopefully,…

2017 Flower Ministry Report

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE FLOWER COMMITTEE – 2017 The flower committee thanks you all for your part in our wonderful holiday flower displays here at Oldtown. The spring plants and the poinsettias add to the beauty of our sanctuary. We are blessed to have the lovely Hummel crèche, donated by the Greene family in memory of their daughter Marilyn Cleaves, and the larger…

2017 Clerk’s Report

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE CLERK 2017 First Congregational Church January 22, 2017 The Annual Meeting and roll call of members of the First Congregational Church of North Attleborough, Massachusetts was held on Sunday, January 22, 2017, in the sanctuary following morning worship. The meeting was called to order by James Brinson, Moderator. Pastor Kelly Thibeault gave an opening…