Take Your Child to the Library Day CT

Take Your Child to the Library Day CT

Take Your Child to the Library Day CT is a Connecticut-grown, grass-roots project dreamed up by Nadine Lipman, retired Head of Children’s Services at the Waterford (CT) Public Library in 2012. It has now grown to a national event!  Way to go CT for the start-up...
Free Veterans Day Events in CT

Free Veterans Day Events in CT

Veterans Day is next Friday, November 11. Since it is a local, state and federal holiday meaning municipal offices and the U.S. Postal Service are closed as are most banks consider these Free Veterans Day Events in CT to enjoy time off together around the state: New...

Trunk or Treat in CT 2016

Trunk or Treat was created as a fun, safe, and convenient way for children and families to celebrate Halloween and trick or treat in one location. Vehicles are parked together, decorated in a Halloween theme, and are full of candy and goodies. Here are some locations...
Fruit Picking in CT

Fruit Picking in CT

One of our favorite times of year because it’s harvest! Fruit Picking in CT is an enjoyable, healthy and tasty activity for friends and families to do together. It’s the season for Connecticut Peaches, Apples, Pears and Plums! Buy CT Grown not only offers...

Governors Summer Reading Challenge 2016

Governors Summer Reading Challenge 2016 has been launched again to stress the importance of reading during the summer. The Governors Summer Reading Challenge is a statewide program coordinated by the Connecticut State Department of Education in conjunction with the...