2002 Honoree


Patricia S. Green has been chosen as Harwinton's 28th recipient of the Arthur B. Poole Memorial Award.

Green, of Harwinton Heights Road, has been a resident of Harwinton for the past 39 years. She is married to Williard B. Green, Jr. and has two children. She graduated from Farmington High School and the University of Connecticut and receiving her teacher training from Central Connecticut State University. She went on to teach first grade at Cherry Brook School in Canton. In later years she was Librarian and Curator at the Morris Public Library and Aline B. Morris Museum.

Among her many civic activities, Green has served on the Harwinton Wetlands and Watercourses Commission, Board of Directors of the Nutmeg Ballet Company, Council member of the Christ Episcopal Church of Harwinton, past member and treasurer of the Arthur B. Poole Award Committee and member of Trinity Episcopal Church of Torrington.

Green has been a member of the Harwinton Homemakers Club, Hearthside Quilters, No-Time for Quilting Group, Prayer Shawl Knitters and Goshen Garden Club. A past President of the Harwinton's Womans Club, she has been an active member for over 25 years, organizing the creation and completion of the Woman's Club annual raffle quilt, the monies of which go directly to the community of Harwinton. Her efforts also helped make the Harwinton Fire Department banner and flag.

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