Monday, July 11

Michael A. Wratten

September 23, 1967 ~ July 3, 2022
Michael A. Wratten, 54
, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 3, 2022. Born on September 23, 1967, Michael was the son of Wendell and Virginia (Barnes) Wratten. He grew up on his parent’s dairy farm in North Brookfield and graduated from Waterville High School. He had a special bond with each and every one of his family members…Click HERE for the complete obituary.

Harold D. Kemp

October 17, 1958 ~ July 6, 2022 
Brookfield-Harold Delos Kemp, 63,
a life area resident, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at his residence. Harold suffered all his life with kidney disease. Harold Kemp was born in New Berlin, NY on October 17, 1958; he was the only son of Alden and Cora Kemp, both deceased. Harold was skilled as a small engine and mower repairman…Click HERE for the complete obituary.

Jeffrey A. Olmstead

February 12, 1974 – July 6, 2022
Jeffrey A. Olmstead, 48, of North Utica, passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.Jeff was born in New Hartford on February 12, 1974. He was educated in local schools and graduated from SUNY Institute of Technology with a BS in accounting. For many years, he was Operations Manager of Fiserv Utica. On August 10th, 2002, Jeff was united in marriage to Melissa Farrell…Click HERE for the complete obituary.



Village of Waterville
Waterville Public Library
Waterville First


Barton Hose Company

“Having a garage sale, cleaning out a house, a basement or a garage?
Please keep the Barton Hose Company’s Annual Donation Auction in mind.
Contact Bob at 315-316-6000 to arrange pick up of your items.
Please no books, clothing, exercise equipment
All items will be up for auction the first Saturday in November.”

Waterville Baptist Church

Youth Group is the 2nd and 4th Sunday Nights every month from 6-8pm.
All 6th-12th grade students are welcome for a time of food, games, songs & Bible study!
Click HERE for the Google form!
Click HERE and scroll down on the page to see the featured movie!
Summer Reading Forms can be completed online too!
So no worries if you can’t make it to the library, lose yours, or just want to get your name in there
before the raffle drawings (July 28 & August 25). Yes, you can still pick up your mini prize the next time you visit too
(freeze pop, ocean sticker, sparkling water, inspirational chocolate, or tangerine tea)!
Kids 5-11:
Teens 12-18:
*Kids 0-4 have their own prize bin without waiting for the other raffles.
You’re probably thinking about all things summer right about now…
put those thoughts and your creativity to use and Design a Summer Program!
Submit your idea(s) either online with this Google Form:
or drop it off on paper to the library (inside at the desk or in the drop box).
Programs should:
– Aim to include the Summer Reading theme for 2022, Oceans of Possibilities
– Have an overall budget of under $100 (the more budget savvy program ideas, the more we can bring to life)
– Be free & open to the public (i.e. no admission fees or criteria)
– Be something you think would benefit members of the community
Click HERE to register for the WPL eNewsletter!


From: Waterville Residential Care Center

In loving memory of a beautiful woman.
Marylou loved to sit outside looking at the pond with her family.
The family has donated a bench in her memory for others to enjoy the beautiful view as well.
The bench has been placed in our gorgeous gazebo next to our pond.
Thank you!

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