• Friends Schedule Book Donation Day

    Friends of the C.H. Booth Library will once again host a Book Donation Day, Sunday, April 7, from noon to 5 pm, in the rear parking lot of the library at 25 Main Street. Donations of books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, and computer games are sought. The Friends of the ...

  • Designing With Pressed Flowers

    On Wednesday, April 10, the Town and Country Garden Club of Newtown will host a program titled “Designing with Pressed Flowers.” The program will be at Newtown Senior Center, 14 Riverside Road in Sandy Hook.  The guest speaker will be Dixie Nace, who first started pressing flowers in 1994 and has been competing at Federated Garden Clubs and the Philadelphia Flowers show ever since.

  • "Permaculture And Organic Lawn Care"

    The Newtown Horticulture Club will host a free public program, "Permaculture and Organic Lawn Care," by Cynthia Rabinowitz, on Thursday, April 11, at Newtown Meeting House.

  • Kenny Chesney Honors Sandy Hook

    On Saturday, March 23, country superstar Kenny Chesney performed at Mohegan Sun Arena. A number of Newtown residents had been invited to Saturday's show as special guests, including Gabrielle DeBartolomeo of Sandy Hook and Catherine Caroe of Woodbury, who presented the singer with a Sandy Hook Strong wristband.

  • Upcoming Events At The SHACK, April 6-20

    The Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids (SHACK) is an arts center working to bringing healing through the arts to the children of Sandy Hook and Newtown through art therapy, music therapy, pet therapy, and other creative mediums such as music, art, theater, dance, and more.

  • Flagpole Photographers Planning Annual Competition & Show At Town Library; Additional Exhibits Already On View

    The Flagpole Photographers Camera Club will present their Annual Photo Competition & Show in the lower meeting room of C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street, April 6-30 during regular library hours. The also has two shows simultaneously on view in other Newtown locations, and is additionally preparing to host a lecture of raw vs .jpg files on April 4.

  • "‘Permaculture And Organic Land Care," April 11 At Meeting House

    The Newtown Horticulture Club will host a workshop on permaculture and organic land care during its next meeting, at Newtown Meeting House on April 11. Cynthia Rabinowitz, is a soil and wetland scientist, horticulturist and ecological landscape designer, will present the program.

  • Quiz Night Coming: "Like Jeopardy, Only Played As A Team"

    Trinity Episcopal Church members are looking for trivia lovers of all ages. Anyone who knows lots of interesting facts, enjoys Jeopardy or The Family Feud, or just would like a fun night out with your friends, Quiz Night is the place to be.

  • HealingNewtown Workshops & Programs, March 30-April 16

    Newtown Cultural Arts Commission (NCAC), Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, and The Connecticut Office of the Arts have come together to create HealingNewtown Arts Space at 5 Queen Street. The following workshops and special events are among those t...

  • Open Mic At HealingNewtown, Saturday Night

    Jim Allyn, Robert Rabinowitz and Martin Earley will co-host an open mic event at HealingNewtown Arts Space, 5 Queen Street, on Saturday, March 30. The event will run from 5 to 9 pm. PA, drums, keyboard and amplifiers will all be provided by GuitarCenter.