Newtown Rotary Club P.O. Box 263, Newtown, CT06470 The Newtown Rotary Club is a branch of Rotary International, a worldwide philanthropic organization. Comprised of…More local business owners and professionals, the club actively engages in the community by running community service programs, promoting civic and environmental stewardship, recognizing local academic achievements and spreading community awareness. Notably, it has been involved in Newtown's Labor Day parade, various fundraising raffles and student-of-the-month awards ceremonies. Membership information and an events calendar are available on the club's website. Dinner meetings are held on Monday at 6pm at The Inn at Newtown at 19 Main St.
Established in 1940, the nonprofit ambulance service has 60 emergency medical technicians who annually respond to…More more than 2,000 calls across the town's 60 square miles. A paramedic, who is trained in advanced life support, is housed 24 hours, seven days a week in order to assist with the more serious medical calls.</p>
<p>The service began with the Rotary Club purchasing a 1942 Cadillac Supreme to serve as the Newtown's first ambulance.</p>