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WCSU To Host Veterans Appreciation Weekend

WCSU To Host Veterans Appreciation Weekend

Western Connecticut State University‘s WXCI radio station, Student Veterans Organization and Commuter Student Organization will host a Veterans Appreciation Weekend to express thanks to veterans for their service on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4 and 5, on the university’s Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury, and the Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury.   On Friday, Oct, 4, there will be a […]

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‘Operation Jungle Red’ Promotes Non-Violence at WCSU

‘Operation Jungle Red’ Promotes Non-Violence at WCSU

Western Connecticut State University will hold “Operation Jungle Red” (OJR) events throughout October in promotion of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This is the third year the university is hosting OJR and the program will consist of four lectures on several topics relating to violence. Events will take place at the Student Center on the university’s […]

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StoryWalk at Tarrywile Park & Mansion

StoryWalk at Tarrywile Park & Mansion

Looking for free things to do with the kids this summer? StoryWalk 2013 is here! Come have fun with your kids and get your summer reading in at Tarrywile Park & Mansion. Bring a snack or lunch so you can talk about the book while enjoying the Childrens’ Garden. July 8 – 12 “Willie Takes a […]

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Family Friendly Events at Ives Concert Park in July

Family Friendly Events at Ives Concert Park in July

Ives Concert Park on the Western Connecticut State University Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury, will offer enchanting entertainment for the young — and young at heart — during the month of July. Tickets for the events, part of the Newtown Savings Bank Fine Arts and Family series, are available here. First up […]

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Danbury Farmers’ Market 2013

Danbury Farmers’ Market 2013

Opening on Friday, June 28th and up and running every Friday through October 25th at Kennedy Park, the Danbury Farmers’ Market has proved a place for community dialogue and healthy living. In 2009, community leaders came together to both enable those, excluded by limited resources, to purchase fresh local food at the Danbury Farmers’ Market […]

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Mad Hackers Social Media Conference and Danbury Mini Maker Faire

Mad Hackers Social Media Conference and Danbury Mini Maker Faire

The City of Danbury is hosting its inaugural Mad Hackers Social Media Conference and Danbury Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, June 8, 2013. The conference is the brainchild of Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, and is being organized through the office of Economic Development Director Bruce Tuomala. On Saturday the Mad Hackers Social Media Conference and Mini […]

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Annual Connecticut Open House Day 2013

Annual Connecticut Open House Day 2013

On Saturday, June 8th, Connecticut’s Office of Tourism invites residents of all ages to discover Connecticut’s many inspiring attractions during the ninth annual Connecticut Open House Day. As part of the statewide event, 190+ destinations feature a variety of special offers for residents, from free admission at Gillette Castle in East Haddam, PEZ Visitor Center in Orange or a Chester/Hadlyme Ferry across the Connecticut River, […]

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Mostly Motown at The Palace Danbury

Mostly Motown at The Palace Danbury

The Motown sound is alive and thriving – and not just on your classic vinyl records. On Saturday, June 8, Mostly Motown takes the stage at The Palace Danbury and gives the music its own spin covering some of the most renowned Motown groups of the era, including music of The Four Tops, The Supremes, The Temptations, […]

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Ives Concert Park Opens with moe., Gov’t Mule

Ives Concert Park Opens with moe., Gov’t Mule

Summertime starts early in southwestern Connecticut as Ives Concert Park kicks off its celebrity concert series with back-to-back shows on Saturday, June 1, and Sunday, June 2, at the outdoor venue located on the Western Connecticut State University Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Tickets for each show are available at ticketmaster.com, as […]

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Danbury Fair Mall Carnival 2013

Danbury Fair Mall Carnival 2013

It’s that time of year again!  Time for the annual carnival at the Danbury Fair Mall!  Carnival games, rides, and food await you from May 23rd-June 9th. Coupons will be available at Guest Services located on the upper level in front of XXI Forever. Save $3 dollars with the coupon when purchasing any ALL DAY or any ONE […]

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