Town Of Colesville

Perch Pond Cemetery Association 
Invites you to  
Come and enjoy Home Made Pies & Ice Cream 
 While taking in the pleasures of this beautiful rural setting
At Perch Pond Chapel
Nabinger Hill Road
August 2, 2014
5:00 to 8:00pm
Donations accepted for
Maintenance of the Cemetery 

Nineveh Library Presents:
Join us this summer to explore and discover
With crafts, games and more
Amazing Inventions:  Tuesday 7/29 and Thursday 7/31, 6:00 - 7:30. This week we learn about the incrediblee scientists that changed the world with their amazing inventions. From Leonard da Vinci to the iPad, we'll see how science shaped the world as we know it. 
Do-It-Yourself Science: Tuesday 8/5, 6:00-7:30. As the last week of the Summer Reading Program, we thought we'd show you how you can continue having fun with science at home.  A list of DIY experiments and take-home crafts will show that science doesn't end at school or the library -- it's everywhere! 
Summer Reading Program Wrap -Up Party: Thursday 8/7. Come in on the last day of the summer program for our end of summer celebration, where we give away cool prizes and have a ton of fun.  
The Summer Reading Program ends in August, but the Library is open all year around !
Open to ages 4 -12+.  Pre-registration is Requested!
Please contact the Nineveh Public Library (607) 693-1858 or stop in.
deadline for pre-registration is July 5th . Registrations after deadline are welcome.
Please call the library or email for more information.  



                            ROUTE 7 - NINEVEH


                             SPONSORING A 

                      FREE HOLIDAY FOOD BASKET

                          "CHRIST'S  BOUNTY"

                 Sign up for Baskets - November 1st 


                          BASKETS   OF  FOOD


        FOR.....Families who sign up on Saturday, November 1st 

                               Proof of address is required

                               One Basket per Household



Come Play Every Sunday Afternoon- BINGO

        Harpursville American Legion

            Promptly at 1 pm for an afternoon of fun


Town of Colesville Offices

Ofiices for the Town of Colesville are located in the Town Hall at 780 Welton Street, Harpursville, NY.  The Town Garage is located across the street from the Town Hall.

The Town of Colesville lies in the northeast part of Broome County and is bounded on the north by Chenango County, on the east by the Town of Sanford, on the south by the Town of Windsor, and on the west by the Towns of Kirkwood and Fenton.  The town was formed on April 3, 1821, from the Town of Windsor.  Harpursville is the largest hamlet in the town although it is not incorporated. 

Colesville derives its name from pioneer Nathaniel Cole, a revolutionary soldier.  He settled here in 1795, on a hill south of Harpursville, known as Coles Hill.  He built a tavern there which was in operation as early as 1800.  It was the first tavern between Albany and Binghamton. 

Broome County's Nathaniel Cole Park was opened in the town in 1974 and is located about two miles from the site of its namesake's tavern.

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