There is simply a cause that does not need to visit work or attend college this coming Monday, May 27… It’s Memorial Day, intended as an afternoon not to forget women and men who’ve died within the line of responsibility. So, before you fire up the grill and get out the lawn video games on Monday, attend the VFW Memorial Day Ceremony at the VFW Club, 18 Tinkerfield Road, at 11 am. A solemn, however adorable ceremony honors individuals who gave their all, so you are free to celebrate with whomever you want, anyplace you need, every single day.

Memorial Day weekend manner, the Lions Club is underway with its annual Duck Race. Join the fun in Sandy Hook Center this Saturday from 10 am to 2:30 pm. From the Methodist Church car parking zone to the park on Glen Road at the back of the Foundry, there may be enjoyment, tag sales, companies, and more — plus you could still get your price ticket for the pièce de résistance of the day: the unload of heaps of rubber duckies into the Pootatuck for the race to the finish line and a hazard to win the first prize of $2,000. The huge moment is scheduled for two:30 pm, so don’t miss it!

Hazardous Waste Disposal Day looked adore. It became a hit this past Saturday. Vehicles loaded with gadgets for Public Works staff contributors to securely dump fashioned a line from the Turkey Hill Road Public Works driveway to South Main Street and up Peck’s Lane early on inside the day early on inside the day early on inside the day early on inside the day. The thoroughly prepared occasion is regarded to have attracted plenty of regional people who are annoyed to get rid of toxic gadgets securely for the environment. Thanks to all who made the day a fulfillment.

Who doesn’t want to spend much less time mowing? The Garden Club of Newtown will host “Five Ways to Cover Ground and Give the Lawnmower a Rest” on Tuesday, May 28, at 1 pm, in the meeting room C.H. Booth Library meeting room. The loose public presentation will function for NOFA-permitted natural lawn care expert Kathy Connolly. Find out which groundcovers.

All the arena’s a stage, in step with Shakespeare, and a new Play Reading-Discussion Group will deliver contributors the risk of studying performances aloud. The institution will convene next Friday, May 31, for its first assembly at 2 pm inside the Gathering Room of C.H. Booth Library. Copies of An American Daughter, the primary play to be read and discussed, are to be in the library for reading in advance of time — and not to worry; you oughtn’t to be an actor or participant.

You don’t should be mad or even ought to have a hat, but be a part of the C.H. Booth Library’s Second Annual Mad Hatter Party on May 31 at Michael’s on the Grove in Bethel, from 6:30 to 10 pm. Tickets are $one hundred for this fundraiser to aid the library. Cocktail hour will begin at 6:30 pm, accompanied by dinner and a stay public sale using Monsignor Weiss.

There is still time to enroll in the June 17 Newtown Scholarship Association’s 27th Annual Jack Friel Memorial Golf Scramble. Only 15 foursomes each at Newtown Country Club or Rock Ridge Country Club might be regularly occurring, so don’t dilly-dally to any extent further. The access rate of $225, in keeping with the golfer, includes a donation to the NSA scholarship and lunch and dinner. Not a golfer? You can select to attend just the reception and dinner at Rock Ridge for $ sixty-five. Find out more and sign up online at newtownscholarship.Org.

Maybe you were one of the lucky recipients lately. At the same time, Church Hill Village, the assisted residing facility soon to open on The Boulevard, turned the tables on a “Welcome to Newtown!” by using giving again to the network first. The Church Hill Village crew paid for lunches for the first customers on May 10, up to $ hundred, at The General Store. “As we understand, everyone loves an excellent deli sandwich,” said income counselor Taylor Shortt