Family fun at ice skating rink

Hailey Heavens, 6, enjoyed ice skating with her grandfather Ben Bartlett on Saturday, Jan. 29, at the Colebrook Fire Department’s annual ice skating party. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

COLEBROOK —  The Colebrook Fire Department held its annual skating party on Saturday, Jan. 29.

More than 30 residents, both young and old, took to a makeshift ice rink located at the Colebrook Recreation Area’s basketball court behind Town Hall.

Both parents and grandparents skated with youngsters while teenagers enjoyed hanging out with their friends and skating on the ice.

According to Fire Department Chief Craig Carfiro, the event is a town tradition that goes back many years.

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