Winter Hike Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023

Strap on your winter hiking gear and join Connex for our 2nd Annual Winter Hike. Hikers begin the 6-mile trek from the Turkey Creek Beach Parking Lot at Shawnee State Park. Hikers should hike counterclockwise. Connex will serve beans, cornbread, and hot chocolate at eh approximate mid-trail point until 2PM. Hikers are encouraged to begin the hike by 10AM. For more information, email 

Where: Shawnee State Park, West Portsmouth
When: January 14, 2023
Cost: Free

For more information email 

Past Board Chair wins the first ever Jeremy Burnside Community Spirit Award

Congratulations to our past board chair and current Public Relations Office, Wendi Waugh for receiving the first Jeremy Burnside Community Spirit Award presented by the Portsmouth Area Chamber of Commerce! Such a well-deserved recipient. Connex and the community are lucky to have you.

Robert Black, 2022 winner of the Distinguished Citizen of the Year Award, poses with Wendi Waugh 2022 winner the Jeremy Burnside Community Spirit Award