Charlestown Residents' Council
The Charlestown Residents' Council Meeting is on August 2, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium. Each month's minutes are posted two weeks after a meeting. Use the updated Council photo to identify Council members. A summary of the meeting, Voices of the Council, is shown on Channel 972 the Friday after the Council meeting during the news at 10, Noon, 4 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Watch the entire meeting on Channel 972 on the weekends at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
The election for new council members will be August 3, 2016.
Guidelines for Political Activities at Charlestown were developed by the Legislative and Political Committee and adopted by the Residents' Council. Since it is an election year, the Council thought they would be helpful.
The 2016 Residents' Council Candidates posters and information about the election are now available. Colored photos and bios are posted under the Council Menu. There will be 3-minutes videos on Channel 972 in July. The election of seven new council members is August 3. The annual Resident Association Meeting will be August 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Conference Center.
There will be some changes in committee chairs in September. Watch for announcements when new committee members are requested.
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Week of July 25 - 31
Mars Closing - Weis Market Opening
Mars Grocery Store is closing on Friday, July 29 and will reopen as Weis Market on or about August 4. The shuttle will be going to Giant only until Weis opens. Once Weis opens the shuttle will resume on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The shuttle will also serve Weis on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please tell your neighbors.
Treasure Sale Hours
- Sat. July 30, 9 a.m.-Noon Public welcome
Fine Arts & Crafts Planning Meeting
All Charlestown resident artists and crafters are invited to attend the planning meeting for the 2016 Fine Arts and Crafts Sale on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. in the auditorium. The sale will take place December 2 -3, 2016 in the Conference Center.
Closed for Remodeling
The Cross Creek PS Salon will be closed for remodeling from July 24 to August 2, 2016.
Farewell to Our College Scholars!
Swift Reach Network Alerts
In the approaching hurricane season , a reminder that Charlestown's Swift Reach system will alert residents when emergency measures are necessary. See details.
Voter Registration: Reminder
If you are a new resident at Charlestown you need to re-register by October 18, 2016 to vote in the presidential election. For details, see the article provided by the League of Women Voters on page 10 of the July Sunburst.
Memory Support Mini-Triathlon
Sign up for the resident/employee Memory Support sponsored Olympic Mini-Triathlon, to be held Friday, August 5, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. See details.
New Hours of Operation Page
Check out the new listing of Hours of Operation for the various services around campus from the stores to the library. It is under the Campus Information menu.
Dial out on 8, not 9!
This change is for all on the phones on the CCI phone system including the courtesy phone at the lobby desks. Legislation called Kari's law requires multi-line telephone systems to be configured so that dialing 9-1-1 directly connects to public safety.
Tech Tutors is a resident volunteer program that provides one-on-one instruction for people needing help with their computer or tablet. A request form for the free service is available online for printing and also at the lobby desks. Basic information can be found in the group's Frequently Asked Questions document.