Community Bulletin Board
- Cactus Show at NVCC ~ April 1 & 2
- New Home for 'Quilts that Care'
- Poetry Slam Competition
- Environment-Wise Symposium at Post
- Educator Appreciation Days at Barnes & Noble
- 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
Community Bulletin Board
The Waterbury GEAR UP program is currently enrolling for the summer component of its year-round college-readiness program. All students entering seventh or eighth grade in Waterbury public schools in fall 2013 are eligible to participate but space is limited. Approximately 500 student slots remain open as of Fri., April 5.
New Opportunities, Inc. announced today that it will be holding Mayors for Meals Day as a part of its March for Meals campaign. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 20th.
To date, nine elected officials have committed to participate in the event to show their support for our community’s homebound seniors. They include:
Larry G. Butler, State Representative, Waterbury, CT
Bob Chatfield, Mayor, Prospect, CT
William R. Davidson, First Selectman, Brookfield, CT
Families are invited to celebrate reading at Barnes and Noble, 235 Union Street, Waterbury. Dr. Seuss Storytime will be held Friday March 1 from 6:00-7:00pm and Storytime with Clifford the Big Red Dog on Saturday March 2 from 11am-12noon. Enjoy books, activities, and photo opportunities at each event.
Madre Latina Organization is a local group, which intends to form a non-profit, educational organization, born out of Yoellie Iglesias’s experience with the community. Mrs. Iglesias saw the need to create a bridge to connect the Hispanic community with programs and services available in the city. Yoellie Iglesias and her team, will host the first annual Luncheon “MUJER LATINA…2013 NUESTRO AÑO DE ÉXITO” (LATIN WOMEN…2013 OUR YEAR OF SUCESS).
Lively community conversations were all part of the process that led to a redesign of the Green in downtown Waterbury. Photograph by John Murray
New Britain-based landscape architecture and civil engineering design firm TO Design, LLC received an Award of Merit in Landscape Planning and Analysis from the Connecticut Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for the Waterbury Green Master Plan.
The CTASLA hosts the Connecticut Design Awards each year to recognize excellence in landscape architectural design, planning and analysis, communication, and research.
State Representative Tony D’Amelio (R-71) and State Senator Joan Hartley (D-15) look forward to meeting with constituents on Wednesday, February 6th during office hours in the Kennedy High School media center from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The legislators invite constituents to share concerns and ideas and ask questions. They’ll provide information about the last legislative session as well as the upcoming one.
Mattatuck Museum transports you back to the era of the Great Depression with Stars and Bars, a 1938 living newspaper play by Ward Courtney and the Negro Unit of the Connecticut Federal Theatre on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. The reading is performed by the Working Actors Collective and directed by CPTV’s Ed Wierzbicki.
The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center is now selling their 10th anniversary cookbook. All proceeds will benefit the survivor programs at Harold Leever. Books are $15.00 (cash or check) and are available at HLRCC, Bunker Hill Pharmacy, Elizabeth Richards (Chase Parkway), Frugal Finds (Watertown), Lourdes in Litchfield, Mike & Ike’s Gas Station, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Bingo, Walsh’s IGA (Meriden Rd.Wolcott, Waterbury Hospital Gift shop,and La Bonne’s in Watertown. For more info contact Deb at 203 575-5564