Township to hold annual meeting
The annual meeting for New Douglas Township will be held at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14 at the Rec Plex, 310 S. Main St. in New Douglas. The agenda will include the election of a moderator, reading and approval of minutes from last year’s meeting, the annual reports of the township supervisor, highway commissioner and attorney, a report on the Rec Plex, hearing from electors, and setting the time and place of next year’s meeting.
Christian school registering students
The New Douglas Community Christian School will begin classes in September. The school is accepting pre-K, age 4, through fifth-grade students. The school will offer the benefit of small classes with certified teachers in a caring atmosphere. Registration is now underway to hold a place for fall classes. Contact the school by email at ndccs15@gmail or call (217) 456-7833.
Town-Wide Yard Sales
The New Douglas Town-Wide Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, June 6 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Maps will be available at the Community Center. Krispy Kreme doughnuts, barbecue and other refreshments will also be available for purchase. To be included on the map, contact Barb Basset at (618) 593-3510.
Rec Plex news
The Spring Schedule can be found on the Rec Plex Facebook page.
There will be a babysitter available Tuesday and Thursday nights during the spring session, when classes are in session from 6 to 8 p.m. Contact the Rec Plex program manager Elizabeth Loy at (618) 946-7223 to reserve a spot and ask for pricing.
Community Center Rental
The New Douglas Community Center can be rented for events. Contact Linda Huntsinger (618) 402-1726 to reserve a time.
Center Schools Girl Scout Troop 426 will meet every second and fourth Thursday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the New Douglas Community Center. Contact Rachel Fogg at (603) 205-2433 for more information. Grades K-12 are welcome.
The New Douglas Volunteer Fire Department will meet every first, second and fourth Monday.
The Wednesday Women Book Club will meet every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon. This is a weekly book study group focused on Christian faith. Refreshments are provided. Contact Stephanie McNealy (217) 456-6161 for more information.
The American Legion meets every second Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
The Masonic Lodge meets every third Wednesday at 7 p.m.
New Douglas Township meets every second Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the township building, 104 S. 2nd St.
The New Douglas Senior Citizens meet every second Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at the New Douglas Community Center. New members are being sought, anyone 55 and up.
The New Douglas Village Board meets every third Monday at 7 p.m. at the New Douglas Community Center.