Council on Aging: Appointed by the Selectboard the Council can consist of any number of persons. The COA completes the State grant application, and publishes the Country Caller. The COA’s purpose is to design, coordinate and carry out programs which meet the needs of the Town’s aging population. Current Chair is Patty Dickinson 357-8761. Linda Mihlek serves as Secretary, Mary Woodger as Treasurer and Mona LeFebvre as a Board Member.
The Council on Aging publishes the Town's monthly newsletter, the Country Caller. Please send all Country Caller information (all checks/cash for sponsor, donations, subscriptions, or Barter Box) to Debbie Sussmann, 44 North Lane, Granville, MA 01034 or put them into Karen Laptew's blue box at 58 Sodom Street. The checks and information MUST be kept together. Make all checks payable to "The Town of Granville". Submissions may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent to Debbie at the above address NO LATER THAN THE 20TH OF EACH MONTH. All articles must be typed, and your name and telephone number enclosed. Call Debbie Sussmann at 357-6420 if you have any questions. We welcome articles related to town activities, historical information, births, deaths, and other local news.
The Country Caller is jointly funded by the Town of Granville, a grant from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs, and donations from sponsors. Editors reserve the right to reject any material they deem inappropriate. We do not accept political advertising and may refuse other advertising not considered in good taste.
Subscriptions: $5.00/year; Barter Box: $2.00 for 20 words each additional word $.10 each. For any other type of Barter Box info you may call Debbie Sussmann to get information at 357-6420.