Gary Colello, Bridgton's Director of Recreation, will speak to the Bridgton-Lake Region Rotary Club on Thursday, January 26, at 7:30 am.  This will be an in-person meeting only at Stella’s on the Square, 6 High Street, Bridgton.  He will talk about the Rec Department: past, present and future.

Hired in 2013, Gary has run the ever-expanding Recreation Program for the Town of Bridgton since then.  He has a Master's in Education with a specialization in programming in sports and fitness. He moved his family to the lakes region nearly 10 years ago from Laconia NH and has become a well-known and respected member of the broader community.  In 2020 he received the “Dr. Bill Eckart” Young Professional Award from the Maine Recreation & Parks Association, a note of respect from his professional peers.
 
Coffee Only. No Charge. All are welcome.