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S.H.O.P. Announces 3rd Annual Passport to Sandy Hook

S.H.O.P. Announces 3rd Annual Passport to Sandy Hook

Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity (S.H.O.P.), a group of local business owners and community members from Sandy Hook, is pleased to announce the third annual Passport to Sandy Hook.  The event will take place on Saturday, October 12 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the downtown Sandy Hook Village area. “Sandy Hook is a […]

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KidsFit Fall Session 2013

KidsFit Fall Session 2013

KidsFit is a “mother’s morning out” program that I, and many of my friends have used for our children over the years. It is a fantastic way for your child to make friends and develop new skills all while you get a little time for yourself!   This pre-school readiness program is designed for children […]

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Connecticut’s Annual Sales Tax Free Week 2013

Connecticut’s Annual Sales Tax Free Week 2013

Have you started your back to school shopping yet? Or maybe you need something new for yourself? Connecticut’s annual holiday from the sales tax begins on Sunday, August 18th and runs through Saturday, August 24th.    During this third week of August, individual items of clothing and footwear that cost less than $300 are completely exempt […]

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Monsters University at Edmond Town Hall

Monsters University at Edmond Town Hall

Who doesn’t love the $2 movies at Edmond Town Hall?  It’s a great way to take in a newer movie without breaking the bank!  The family friendly Monsters University opens this Friday, August 16th at Edmond Town Hall and will run through Thursday, August 22nd.  MONSTERS UNIVERSITY (G) – This prequel to “Monsters Inc.” takes […]

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Friends of the C. H. Booth Library (Newtown) Book Sale 2013

Friends of the C. H. Booth Library (Newtown) Book Sale 2013

Another one of my favorite summer events starts this weekend:  the C.H. Booth Library Annual book sale!  This is their 38th annual sale. Browse over 120,000 books with 85 categories!  Also featured are records, CDs, DVDs, and more. Shop July 13th-July 17th at Reed Intermediate School, 3 Trades Lane, Exit 11 off I-84, across from […]

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S.H.O.P. Silent Auction and Wine Tasting

S.H.O.P. Silent Auction and Wine Tasting

The Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity (S.H.O.P.) in partnership with Sandy Hook Wine and Liquor and other local distributors is proud to present the second annual silent auction and wine tasting to benefit Newtown’s Faith Food Pantry and the Newtown Scholarship Fund. The event will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. […]

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Mother’s Day Brunch 2013

Mother’s Day Brunch 2013

Don’t forget Mom this Sunday! Several restaurants in the Danbury Area are offering brunch on Mother’s Day. Celebrate over a lovely meal with all the wonderful moms in your life! Rizzuto’s, Bethel10:30am-3pmAdults $29.95; Children 5-12 $15.95; Children 5 and under are FREEBrunch includes a glass of Prosecco, Bellini, Mimosa or Bloody Mary and coffee or […]

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Monster Trucks at Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue

Monster Trucks at Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue

Stop by Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue on Saturday, May 4th from 10am-2pm to view some awesome monster trucks and visit with Pat Summa of Thrasher Motorsports. Visitors can take a ride on a special truck. The monster truck, Thrasher, will also be on site in its newly decorated SHES colors. This is a free […]

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Charlotte Bacon’s Chain of Love Card Making for St. Jude’s at the S.H.A.C.K.

Charlotte Bacon’s Chain of Love Card Making for St. Jude’s at the S.H.A.C.K.

Please join Charlotte Bacon’s Chain of Love on Friday, May 3rd from 2:30-4:30 pm at the S.H.A.C.K (Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids) to spread love in the name of Charlotte Bacon to benefit the patients in St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital.    Help create  hand-made cards for the children in St. Jude’s hospital to put […]

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Music Heals This Weekend at SHACK

Music Heals This Weekend at SHACK

Head to SHACK (Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids) this weekend for two days of healing through music! Saturday 12pmEarth Day CelebrationSinging and Signing with Ms. JaninePuppet show and face paintingIncludes art project for kidsSuggested donation $7/$25 for family of 4 Sunday 3-5pmFREE Healing Family Drum Circle Email sandyhookartscenter@gmail.com to RSVP as space is limited.  […]

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