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Attention Community Leaders!

Join us at an orientation session for the 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Program.All orientation sessions take place from 5:30-7:30 p.m.Tuesday, September 19, 2017Wilson Branch Library (Hill) 303 Washington Ave., New HavenThursday, October 5, 2017Fair Haven Branch Library 182 Grand Ave., New HavenMonday, October 16, 2017…See More
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Food (In)Security at Fair Haven Library

April 27, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm
Join us for a taste of Fair Haven (from Molienda, Grande Pizza and Salsa!) and talk about the food we have and the food we need as a community.In conjunction with the upcoming production of THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ROOM IN NEW YORK at Long Wharf Theatre and in partnership with the New Haven Free Public LIbrarySee More
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Quinnipiac Riverfest 2017 at Quinnipiac Marina

May 20, 2017 from 11am to 4pm
Annual celebration of the Quinnipiac River and the historic Fair Haven waterfront. See QRiverfest 2016 photos here (complements of Chris Randall)FeaturingLIVE MUSIC: - Four Barrel Billy - Carlos y Su Momento Musical  CRAFT BEER TASTINGFOODCANOEING & KAYAKINGActivities for kids NEW! Riverfront Road Race:You are invited to join in this celebration of waterfront community in our historic and…See More
Apr 14
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April CSNA Community Meeting at Mary Wade Home

April 19, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
This is your opportunity to learn about what is happening in your neighborhood, to share your ideas, to meet your neighbors and to get involved.Resident homeowners, renters, business owners and people who work in our neighborhood are welcome.Children are always welcome at CSNA meetings.See More
Mar 28
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Kevin Lembo, CT State Comptroller: Implications of the CT State Budget at Hooker School

March 21, 2017 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Please join us as we welcome Kevin Lembo, CT State Comptroller, who will discuss implications of the CT State Budget. Come prepared with questions and get some answers! Invite your friends! This meeting will be in the auditorium of the Worthington Hooker Middle School on Whitney Avenue.See More
Mar 6
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GIVE YOUR INPUT: New Haven Climate and Sustainability Framework at Fair Haven K8 School

March 1, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm
New Haven Climate and Sustainability FrameworkBuildings, Food, Transportation, Electric Power, Land and Infrastructure, Materials Management.Come to a community meeting:-Wednesday, March 1st, 6-8pm, Fair Haven School, 164 Grand Ave.or -Tuesday March 14th, 6-8pm, Hillhouse HS, 480 Sherman PkwyOr give your input online (and see the draft Framework) at: www.NHCSF.org or www.facebook.con/NHCSF Denos su…See More
Feb 23
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March CSNA Community Meeting at Mary Wade Home

March 15, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
This is your opportunity to learn about what is happening in your neighborhood, to share your ideas, to meet your neighbors and to get involved.Resident homeowners, renters, business owners and people who work in our neighborhood are welcome.Children are always welcome at CSNA meetings.See More
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February CSNA Community Meeting at Mary Wade Home

February 15, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
This is your opportunity to learn about what is happening in your neighborhood, to share your ideas, to meet your neighbors and to get involved.At this meeting we will be following up on our Annual Retreat. This is an opportunity to help shape what we do in 2017.Resident homeowners, renters, business owners and people who work in our neighborhood are welcome.Children are always welcome at CSNA meetings.See More
Feb 13
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"Hello Lee: Thanks for adding Music Haven to Chatham Square.  Looking forward to inviting friends of the neighborhood to hear more about Music Haven. Milda"
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February CSNA Community Meeting at Mary Wade Home

February 15, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
This is your opportunity to learn about what is happening in your neighborhood, to share your ideas, to meet your neighbors and to get involved.At this meeting we will be following up on our Annual Retreat. This is an opportunity to help shape what we do in 2017.Resident homeowners, renters, business owners and people who work in our neighborhood are welcome.Children are always welcome at CSNA meetings.See More
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February CSNA Community Meeting at Mary Wade Home

February 15, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
This is your opportunity to learn about what is happening in your neighborhood, to share your ideas, to meet your neighbors and to get involved.At this meeting we will be following up on our Annual Retreat. This is an opportunity to help shape what we do in 2017.Resident homeowners, renters, business owners and people who work in our neighborhood are welcome.Children are always welcome at CSNA meetings.See More
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Chatham Square Park City of New Haven 2016 sidewalk repair

In October of 2016 the City of New Haven repaired the sidewalks around Chatham Square Park. There has been a marked increase in the number of people walking around the park.
Oct 27, 2016

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Chatham Square Neighborhood i.e. Between: | I91- N | Grand Ave - S | Ferry St - W | Quinnipiac River - E |
How long do you live in the area?
6-10 years

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Attention Community Leaders!

Posted on September 15, 2017 at 11:41am 0 Comments

Join us at an orientation session for the 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Program.…

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Mural Makes Over Vacant Former Strong School

Posted on July 10, 2017 at 1:44pm 0 Comments

Just off Grand Avenue, an African woman carries a bundled baby on her back, a purple cloth pressing up into her hair. A half-pigeon, half-dove with pink and blue-green wings flies above. Just a few feet to the left, an activist steps forward, bangled, purple fist slicing the air triumphantly. The Quinnipiac River bridge beckons behind her...…

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Let's not let any child go hungry in our community. Find and Share Information about Summer Meal Programs Here

Posted on June 26, 2017 at 11:53am 0 Comments

Today is the last day of school, the last day of school breakfast and lunch for many children in our community. Summer Meals are free, nutritious, meals and snacks that are provided to kids and teens,18 years of age and younger, throughout the summer when school is out. Find and Share Information about Summer Meal Programs Here: http://www.endhungerct.org/summer-meals/

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Your Help Needed to Make the old Strong School Beautiful!

Posted on May 28, 2017 at 3:50pm 0 Comments

Let's make an iconic, abandoned building at the heart of our neighborhood beautiful again.

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At 9:13am on November 20, 2017, Stan DeCosta said…

Thank you. It was nice to meet you.

At 10:20pm on November 19, 2017, Gerald Garcia said…
Thanks Lee! Delighted to be here.
At 3:50pm on February 22, 2017, New Haven Land Trust said…

Thanks Lee!

At 10:06am on February 6, 2017, Milda McClain said…

Hello Lee:

Thanks for adding Music Haven to Chatham Square.  Looking forward to inviting friends of the neighborhood to hear more about Music Haven.

Milda

At 12:01pm on November 22, 2016, Karen Nemiah said…

Happy to help.  Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family,  Lee!

At 6:02pm on August 8, 2016, Abigail Tischler said…

Lee,

Thanks for sharing your insights into the community and encouraging me to join. I'm excited to meet my neighbors and bring art therapy to the neighborhood.-Abi

At 10:59am on January 4, 2016, Nikole Allen said…

Lee, Nice to meet you and thanks for adding me to the page! I have lived in Fair Haven for almost two years and looking forward to opportunities to get to know my neighbors.

At 9:05am on September 4, 2015, Tammy Becker said…

Hi Lee,

Thank you so much for adding me. I am new the area as well as the State. It would be great to maybe meet and you can educate me on the group and the area.

My email is tammy@newhavenselfstorage.com

At 4:09pm on July 29, 2015, Linda Chaffin said…

Hi Lee, Thanks for "friending" me!  Good to have friends!! :)  Not sure you knew but I am working at Mary Wade now as the Director of Volunteer Services.   Hope things are well with you and your family.   I saw your boys here at Mary Wade for a field trip a few months ago...so adorable.     I am glad I finally got a minute to join this list.  Can't wait to get to the farmers market on some Friday. woo hoo.  Now I'' get reminders!  Thanks, take care, Linda

At 4:38pm on June 22, 2015, Richard Pizzoferrato said…
Thank you for inviting Brenda and I to the "association".
 
 
 

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