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- A.L. Davroe Book-signing
- Hartley on Manufacturing
- Easter Bunny Express
- Love a Lilac
- Improving Air Quality
- What's Happening in Waterbury and Beyond
- TURN to a Historian at the Litchfield Historical Society
- A Night at the Boys and Girls Club
- Call for Hall of Fame Nominations
- President Trump Signs Two Esty-Authored Bills
- Safety Classes at Railroad Museum
Community Bulletin Board
Reducing the Achievement
Gap in Waterbury
The Connecticut Community Foundation invites the public to attend “Forum on School Change – Reducing the Student Achievement Gap in Waterbury” on Thursday, May 12, 2011 from 5:45-7:30 p.m. at the Mattatuck Museum Performing Arts Center, 144 West Main Street in Waterbury.
Ingrid Manning Honored
Main Street Waterbury has announced that the recipient of the 2011 Stephen R. Sasala II Community Partnership Award is Ingrid Manning, CEO of the Connecticut Community Foundation.
Learn from a Pro
Introducing the Chef Series at the Mattatuck Museum! Our first guest Chef will be our own exclusive caterer, Bob Bourassa, from Bourassa Catering & Events on Monday, May 9, 2011 from 6:00-9:00pm. Bob will teach culinary versatility with a special dinner featuring: Caesar Salad Three Ways, Filets of Beef in a Pasilla Chili Sauce and Flourless Chocolate Cake. Learn valuable cooking techniques and tips from this well known, local chef then enjoy the meal in the elegant museum setting.
(Editor's Note - The following letter was written by Joshua Angelus, the President of the Waterbury Neighborhood Council, and sent to community leaders and the media in Waterbury)
Dear Mayor and Aldermen,
I attached a series of pictures that will assist in making clear the tipping point of Waterbury as a functional city and how we suffer from poor public policy, the lack of enforcement and the coddling and tolerance of those who violate our laws and damage our quality of life. They act with impunity.
Benefit Showcase for the Center for
Creative Youth on Friday, May 13th
Event goers are in for a night of entertainment from some of the area's greatest young performers. Come and support the Benefit Showcase for the Center for Creative Youth on Friday, May 13th, 7pm at the Fulkerson Arts Center, 565 Chase Parkway, Waterbury 06708.
The Mattatuck Museum Commemorates the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War
The Mattatuck Museum will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War in a new exhibit "Waterbury in the Civil War: Letters from the Front.” The Civil War exhibit will open Saturday, April 30, 2011 in the Community Gallery at The Mattatuck Museum, with a reception from 5:30-7:30pm. In addition, period songs will be performed by Civil War reenactors in remembrance of this time.
A Life of the Land
The Mattatuck Museum will host A Life of the Land: Connecticut’s Jewish Farmers with authors Mary Donohue and Dr. Briann G. Greenfield on Wednesday, May 4, 2011 from 11:00am-12:00pm. As you drive past the many acres of farm lands in Connecticut have you ever stopped to think about the history of your neighbors and what brought them to Connecticut?
Our Stories, Our Art
The Naugatuck Valley Community College Dance Department will perform their annual spring concert, Our Stories, Our Art, on Saturday, April 30, at 8 pm in the college’s Mainstage Theater, 750 Chase Parkway. The performance is free. Suggested donation is $10 with proceeds benefitting the Terpsichorean Dance Ensemble activities.