Community Bulletin Board
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- IMTI Installs Solar Panel System
- Local Senators support Firefighter Fundraiser
- Sacred Heart H.S. Names Top Students
- Summer Exhibits at the Mattatuck Museum
- Connecticut Museum Open House Day~June 8
- Waterbury Health Care Council Awards
- NAMI announces T-Shirt Contest Winner
- Dolce Fundraiser for Cardiology Center, 6/29
- StayWell Receives Patient-Centered Certification
- American Jazz at Museum’s 1st Thursday
- Palace Theater's 2013-14 Broadway Series
Community Bulletin Board
The Mattatuck Unitarian Universalist Society, 122 South Pomperaug Avenue, Woodbury will continue its summer service series on Sunday, August 14, 2011 at 10:30 am with a talk about peace. Maureen McDermott of Bethlehem has been standing for peace, weekly then monthly, on the Bethlehem Green since March of 2003, the start of the Iraq war. She has been joined by Eya Gierat and others. McDermott will speak about her eight-year peace vigil in a talk entitled " Stand for Peace."
The Waterbury Fire Department Local 1339 will host their annual Softball Tournament on Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21, 2011 to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). The tournament features 13 men’s teams on Saturday and 13 Co-Ed teams on Sunday. The event will be held at Buck’s Hill Park, located at 88 Montoe Road in Waterbury, from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day.
Girls Inc. of Southwestern Connecticut will be cooking up some family fun at their Third Annual Open House & Barbecue on Saturday, August 20, 2011 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at 35 Park Place, Waterbury (behind the Mattatuck Museum.) Greater Waterbury families with school-age daughters are especially encouraged to attend, as girls ages 6 to 18 will be able to sample activities offered at Girls Inc. of SWCT, including dance, karate, gymnastics, STEM robotics, cooking, teen leadership and additional Girls Inc. identity programs that inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold.
Black Leaders Call Press Conference To Protest Hiring Of White Superintendent Of Waterbury Schools, WOW Center, 5PM
Press Conference Today!!! WOW LEARNING CENTER
Location: 304 Walnut Street
Time: 5:00 PM
Date: Today 4 August 2011
Contact: Jimmie Griffin, Convenor at 203-577-8084
The Boys & Girls Club will be holding its 1st Annual Eat, Drink & BE GREAT Event at the Ponte Club on Sunday September 18th from noon-5pm. Tickets to the Event are $35 for adults $15 for kids which includes unlimited hamburgers, hotdogs, soda and beer. There will be raffles and a DJ. Tickets can be purchased at the Club, on our website bgcgwater.org or at the door on the day of the Event.
The 16th Annual Wilby High Sports Alumni Reunion, Athletes/Coaches/Cheerleaders will be held Sunday, September 11 at 11:00am at Cavallo's Crestbrook, Crestbrook Golf Club, Northfield Road, in Watertown, CT.
(Editor's note - the following is a message from State Senator Joe Markley to the citizens of Connecticut)
Your help is needed to block the bus.
On Thursday, August 11th, please let the state of Connecticut know that you don’t support the New Britain to Hartford Busway. Tell the D.O.T. that you want our tax dollars used to take care of our existing roads and bridges, not build an unnecessary busway.
The Morning Downtown Waterbury Writers’ Group is designed to be accessible to those who find it easy to get to the library on Mondays from 10 am to 11:30 am. All types of writing are acceptable: from stories, poems, dreams, descriptions of things from daily life, to letters to the editor or businesses, or to go with a drawing or photograph. Writing may be in English or not, and something new or from years ago on folded yellowed pages.
The annual Golf Classic to benefit Easter Seals will be held Monday, September 19, at Heritage Village Country Club in Southbury. Sponsors for the tournament are American Copy Service Center Inc. and Lerman Container.
The $200 entry includes 18 holes of golf, green fees, cart, continental breakfast, lunch, dinner, and prizes for both men and women. Tee-off time 11 a.m.
The Young Democrats are organizing in downtown Waterbury for a festive night of cold beer, good food and politics.