Published: Jul 22, 2021 10:40 AM
The Summer Concert Series continued on July 15 with a performance by the Kathy Thompson Band at the Dickinson Memorial Park band shell.
The free weekly series runs Thursday evenings, from 6:30 to 8 pm, through August 5 and features family-friendly music. It is co-hosted by Newtown Parks & Recreation and Claris Construction.
Upcoming local acts include Tales of Joy on July 23, Jake Kulak & The LowDown on July 29, and Head Over Heels on August 5. There are tentative plans for Survivors Swing Band to perform August 19 as a rain date after their July 8 show was rained out.
Check our calendar listings or contact Newtown Parks & Recreation at 203-270-4340 for updates.
Reporter Alissa Silber can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kathy Thompson Band performs at the Dickinson Memorial Park band shell on July 15. The outdoor music was part of the Summer Concert Series co-hosted by Newtown Parks & Recreation and Claris Construction. —Bee Photos, Silber
Newtown residents Joe and Gianna Silvestri were all smiles with their 10-month-old son, Joseph, while listening to the Kathy Thompson Band at Dickinson Memorial Park.
From left are Dan Theleen and his son Charlie playing ball with friends Samantha and Addison Scannell during the Summer Concert Series on Thursday night.
Members of Cultural Care Au Pair, a Boston-based group, had their host family gathering at the Summer Concert Series on July 15. They were with local child care coordinators Liz Luzietti and Cathy Roche, both of whom are Newtown residents.
Traci and Jason Lehm, of Sandy Hook’s Backwoods Dawgz Catering, provided a variety of food and refreshments for Summer Concert Series attendees on July 15. Backwoods Dawgz Catering will be on site for additional concerts this summer.