Posted on July 2, 2021
Connecticut Summer at the Museum – Free Admission for Kids
Summer is here and there are lots of exciting things to do. If you have children who love museums, aquariums, science and nature you’ll be happy to know that, this summer, admission to dozens of CT museums is FREE for kids!
From July 1 to September 6, Connecticut children age 18 and under plus one accompanying adult can visit participating museums free of charge through the Connecticut Summer at the Museum program.
Please make sure you check…
Posted on July 1, 2021
I wanted to make you aware of new policies affecting Connecticut taxpayers and businesses taking effect today, July 1, 2021.
This year, several important measures that may impact you, your family or your business become law, including:
New legislation effective dates are typically…
Posted on June 29, 2021
With incredible temperatures here for another few days it’s important to take care of yourself and your loved ones. Please remember to stay hydrated and check on your friends and neighbors to make sure they also have plenty of water and access to air conditioning.
If you need help locating a cooling center, the state’s 2-1-1 phone line is always open and available 24/7 to answer questions or point you toward a center in your area. You can also find a list of cooling centers on the 2-1-1 website.…
Posted on June 7, 2021
Make Music Waterbury is hosting a FREE children’s event on June 21st from 1-4 p.m. in Hamilton Park!
This incredible event will feature all sorts of fun activities for kids, including Cyril the Sorcerer, the Silas Bronson Library pop-up and the Foster Grandparent program where kids can make “maracas” and “steel drums”. Waterbury Reads will also be on hand with a music-themed Storywalk and they’re bringing their amazing Storymobile to give out free books!
More information can be found on the Make…
Posted on May 26, 2021
The 2021 Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge – an annual, statewide program encouraging students to read books during the summer months – is off and running with the theme “Tails & Tales.”
Coordinated by the Connecticut State Department of Education in cooperation with the Connecticut State Library, the challenge is a statewide competition for schools based on student population and grade level. Students have read millions of books since the program began in 1996. The summer reading program also…