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  • Newtown Continuing Education Programs

    Newtown Continuing Education recently released a list of some of its upcoming programs. The following classes still have limited openings available. Bus trips have been arranged. One trip, scheduled for March 17, for a fee of $84 will go to the Boston Flow...

  • Musicians Help Fraser Woods Celebrate Its ‘Year Of Music’

    High school students helped Fraser Woods Montessori School students celebrate their school’s cultural program theme for this year, “A Year of Music,” on Friday, February 22.

  • Newtown Youth & Family Services To Offer ‘Safety Town’

    Newtown Youth & Family Services is planning to offer a program called “Safety Town” for two sessions in July. The program will give children about to enter kindergarten the chance to learn about safety in a town environment, to scale. NYFS ...

  • St Rose Student Creates Solar Updraft Tower

    One of the St Rose of Lima School students who will attend the Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair next week created a Solar Updraft tower for her project. Eighth grader Grace Herrick started researching her project over the summer, and when the tim...

  • Housatonic Valley Waldorf School To Hold Tour For Parents

    Parents of prospective students are invited to take a tour of the Housatonic Valley Waldorf School while classes are in session on Wednesday, March 13, from 8:45 am to 10:30 am.

  • Breakfast With The Easter Bunny Slated

    Wesley Learning Center Students are getting ready to have Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on Saturday March 16 from 9 am to 11 am in the Rauner Hall of the Newtown United Methodist Church.  The event will include face painting, a special visit from the Easter Bunny and a surprise for ...

  • Acts Of Kindness Honor Charlotte Bacon

    With a photo of a smiling Charlotte Bacon displayed at the front of the room and the words, “Happy Birthday Charlotte, remember forever,” the first night to honor students entered into The Charlotte Bacon Act of Kindness Awards took place Friday, February 22, at HealingNewtown Arts Space.

  • NMS Student Sold $24,000 Worth Of Wristbands To Benefit Healing Hearts

    Selling yellow and blue wristbands with the words “We are one Newtown, 12-14-12” he created helped Newtown Middle School seventh grader Ryan Patrick raise $24,000 to give to the Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children & Families, a program of Regional Hospice ...

  • Chinese Delegation Welcomed In Newtown

    A delegation of 31 students and ten educators from Liaocheng, China, recently spent ten days visiting Newtown.

  • Hawley Reading Lounge Now Open, Artwork Unveiled

    Artwork created by Newtown High School National Honor Society Art Committee members was unveiled at Hawley Elementary School on Thursday, February 21, as part of a celebration to highlight the opening of the school’s new Reading Lounge.