January 31, 2023

Local Links

We are pleased to publish a list of Chester-, Deep River- and Essex-based non-profit groups and civic/community organizations.   Please let us know of any that we are missing by emailing relevant details to editor@valleynewsnow.com  Thank you.

Sites Serving the Tri-Town Community

Middlesex County Community Foundation
Region 4 Schools
Rockfall Foundation
Tri-Town Youth Services

Sites Serving the Chester Community

Town of Chester
Chester Public Library
Chester/Hadlyme Ferry
Chester Meeting House
Cedar Lake Boat Launch
Chester International Links Association (CILA)
Chester Land Trust 
Chester Fair
Chester Merchants Association
Chester Historical Society
Chester Republican Town Committee
Deep River- Chester Lions Club
Chester Rotary Club 
Walking Tour

Sites Serving Chester’s Youth

Boy Scout Troop 13
Camp Hazen YMCA

Chester Attractions

Goodspeed at Chester – The Norma Terris Theatre
Robbie Collomore Concert Series

Sites Serving the Deep River Community

Town of Deep River
Deep River- Chester Lions Club
Deep River Library
Deep River Historical Society
Deep River Land Trust

Sites Serving the Essex Community

Town of Essex
Connecticut Audubon Society
Essex Board of Trade
Essex Library
Essex Winter Series
Ivoryton Library Association
Essex Historical Society

Essex Attractions

Bushy Hill Nature Preserve
Bushy Hill Nature Center
Canfield-Meadow Woods Nature Preserve
Connecticut River Museum
Essex Steam Train
Incarnation Camps
Incarnation Conference Center
Ivoryton Playhouse
Museum of Fife & Drum

Sites Serving the Tri-Town Community and Beyond

9 Town Transit
The Buttonwood Tree – Performing Arts and Cultural Center, Middletown
Central Regional Tourism District – River Valley/CONNECTICUT
Chester-Hadlyme Ferry
Connecticut Conference of Municipalities
Connecticut Council of Small Towns
Connecticut River Estuary Regional Planning Agency
Estuary Council of Seniors
Gillette Castle State Park
Goodspeed Opera House
Household Hazardous Waste Facility
Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce
Literacy Volunteers Valley Shore, CT, Inc.
Middletown Adult Education
Shoreline Soup Kitchens
Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley, Inc
Valley Shore YMCA