Community Organizations

If you would like to list your organization on this page, please email the Town of Ellington. Please be sure to advise us of any updates to your information or your links so that we can provide an up-to-date resource to our residents. Thank you.

Ad Hoc Patriotic Committee (Town of Ellington Committee)

Chairman: John Takach

John's Email

Hatheway-Miller Post No. 62

Al Lewandosky, Commander
P.O. Box 332
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-872-7287

American Legion Auxiliary Hatheway-Miller Unit #62

Cheryl Samborski
16 Egypt Road
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-875-3220

Become Part of the Solution

Chris Luginbuhl
Phone: 860-978-8355

Better Age Club

Sandy Orsini
Phone: 860-454-7259

Boy Scout Troop 96


Doug Stratoudakis, Scoutmaster
Phone: 860-371-6128

Matt Ellis, Assistant Scoutmaster
Phone: 860-508-8829

Community Voice Channel (CVC)

​​Melanie Merkel, Community Outreach/Workshop Trainer
105 Notch Road

Bolton, CT  06043
Phone: 860-645-1454

Chamber of Commerce/Tolland County

30 Lafayette Square
Vernon, CT 06066-4527
Phone: 860-872-0587
Fax: 860-872-0588

Connecticut Adoption & Family Services

2 Union Plaza, Suite 300
New London, CT 06320
Phone: 860-844-0553

A nonprofit full service adoption agency located in New London serving all of Connecticut.

Free Informational Sessions are available for people interested in finding out more about adoption. Pre-register by calling 860-444-0553. Includes a step-by-step outline to adopting a child from within the United States, as well as the adoption of children from other countries. Adopting a child from Connecticut State foster care will also be covered.

Connecticut Conference of Municipalities

900 Chapel Street, 9th Floor
New Haven, CT 06510
Phone: 203-498-3000
Fax: 203-562-6314

Connecticut Department of Veterans' Affairs

287 West Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Chrysalis Center, Inc.

255 Homestead Avenue
Hartford, CT
Phone: 860-263-4419
Fax: 860-761-3103

Volunteers need for Food Pantry & Start up of Urban Garden. Contact Kristianne Vanagas, Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 860-263-4419

Cornerstone Foundation

P.O. Box 2036
15 Prospect Street
Vernon, CT 06066
Phone: 860-871-1823

Soup kitchen, shelter, food cupboard, clothing bank and youth outreach programs.


Crystal Lake Association

316-A Sandy Beach Road
Ellington, CT 06029
David Arzt, President; Phone: 860-810-3161
Al Breton, Vice President; Phone: 860-896-1489

Department of Environmental Protection Boater's Guide


Cub Scout Pack 96

Mark Schneider, Cubmaster

Cub Scout Pack 77

B.J. Aldrich, Cubmaster
16 Jacobs Hill Road
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-872-2855

Ellington Airport

Route 83
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-871-2054 or 413-569-3928 Larry Durocher
Hours: 8 a.m. to dusk, 7 days a week
Airport Use: Open to the public.

The Ellington Airport is privately owned and operated and is centrally located to provide air carrier service to both New York and Boston. The airport can accommodate both fixed and rotary wing aircraft.

Connecticut Parachutists, Inc.

P.O. Box 507
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-871-0021

Ellington Cemetery Association

Michael Hoffman, President

Ellington Community Scholarship Association

Jim Connolly, President

Ellington Democratic Town Committee

Jaime Foster, Chair
Phone: 203-313-4175

Ellington Explorer Rescue Post 512

Ray Close
P.O. Box 71
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-870-3170

Ellington Farmers Market

Dianne Trueb, Market Master
Phone: 860-872-0121
Open every Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon from May - October
Please visit the website for information regarding the Farmers Market.

Ellington Football League

Chris Weitz, League President
P.O. Box 501
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-871-5732

Ellington Girl Scout Association

Jenna Miller, Service Unit Manager
35 Blueberry Circle
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-543-0553 

Ellington Historical Society

Tim Fahy
100 Main Street
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-875-5804

Ellington Little League

Jeff DeLand
20 Brockway Road
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-875-6690
Volunteers needed: Umpire, concessions, coach. For more info or to become a sponsor, please email the league.

Ellington Little League Girls Softball

Keith Jarvis, President
46 Muddy Brook Road
Ellington, CT 06029

Ellington Lions Club

Glenn Eberly, President
Email: Email

Ellington Republican Town Committee

Douglas Harding, Chair
Phone: 860-926-4815

Ellington Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary

(Actively welcoming new members!)
Kathy Boston, President
Phone: 860-871-8798

Ellington Women's Club

Joan Robinson, President
Phone: 860-463-4251

The Ellington Women's Club is a community service organization.
Membership is open to all women over the age of 18 upon payment of dues. Residence in Ellington is not necessary. New members are accepted monthly. Meetings are held monthly from October to June, excluding January, the first Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM at the Ellington Senior Center, 40 Maple Street, Ellington.

Exchange Club of Rockville

Susan Spellacy
P.O. Box 272
Ellington, CT 06029

Four Town Fair

Claire Rich

The Union Agricultural Society, Inc. of Somers, Enfield, Ellington and East Windsor extends our sincere appreciation to our loyal fairgoers, volunteers, sponsors and all who have contributed to our success. Check us out on Facebook.

Friends of the Hall Memorial Library

Peg Busse, President
93 Main Street
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-870-3160
Book Cellar hours: Monday 6:30 - 8 p.m., Thursday 2:30 - 4:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - Noon and Sunday 2 - 4 p.m.

Homes for Our Troops

Click the link to view the notice from Homes for our Troops regarding projects in Tolland/Ellington and Coventry for two local war heroes. Visit their website for more information.

Kidsafe Ct

Non-profit agency located in Vernon-Rockville that offers parent education, supervised visitation, and several other child abuse and neglect prevention services to Ellington residents.

Judith E. Clarke, MSW

Parent Educator, Counselor
Supervised Visitation Coordinator
19 Elm Street
Rockville, CT 06066
Phone: 860-872-1918

Lions Club (Vernon)

Phil Mollison, President
P.O. Box 701
Vernon, CT 06066
Phone: 860-429-6926

Lyme Disease Association Eastern Chapter

Kimberlee Pappa, Chapter Director
Phone: 860 303-9020

Masonic Lodge, Ellington, Ct

Fayette Lodge #69, A.F. & A.M.
141 Orchard Street
Ellington, CT 06029
Stated Communications: 7:30 p.m., 2nd Tuesday of each month (except July and August) at the above address. Do not send U.S. mail to this address;
Perne R. Maynard, Secretary
Phone: 860-875-8041

Moms, Circle of

Local mothers group open to Moms in North Central CT.

Moms Club of Ellington, Ct

Membership Director: Emily Byam

Northern Connecticut Land Trust


Rehab Help

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Rotary Club of Rockville

Angela Atwater
P.O. Box 3155
Vernon, CT 06066
Phone: 860-872-1918

Shenipsit Lake Association


State Parks & Forest


Today I Matter

Our mission is to reduce the stigma and shame of mental illness and addiction, and to promote the physical, emotional, and mental health of our community.

VFW Post 10689

Ted Graziani, Post Commander
72 Cider Mill Road
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-810-4739

YMCA Indian Valley Chapter

11 Pinney Street
Ellington, CT 06029
Phone: 860-871-0008