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Too Many Holiday Donations for Person-to-Person to Handle for Now

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How’s this for a problem a charity is fortunate to have? Person-to-Person received so many clothing donations, household items, toys and other items this past holiday season that it’s holding off on accepting any more for now, the 48-year-old organization announced. (more…) Continue Reading →

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First Night Westport/Weston: A Family New Year’s Eve Celebration from 4 to 10 PM

Online graphic Westport First Night 912-26-16
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Dozens of events take place in 15 Westport venues from 4 to 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve 2016, and for $15 tickets (which are buttons), adults and families with children can celebrate many of them at this year’s Westport First Night. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Santa’s Coming Saturday Night, with Giant Animals, Carolers & Hot Cocoa

Santa at Grove St Holiday Magic 912-03-16
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Once again Santa will arrive at Grove Street Plaza and come down the Chimney to visit with children. The fun starts at about 4:30 p.m.

Families can be entertained while waiting for his arrival with Rides on the Giant Animals—Lucy the Polar Bear, Moose and “Snow” Leopard. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Volunteer Square Will Give Volunteer Time to Hear About Your Holiday Volunteer Traditions

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Fairfield County non-profit Volunteer Square has launched a new campaign to collect stories from the community about holiday volunteer traditions. The campaign seeks to inspire and celebrate volunteers in Connecticut while donating the gift of time to local non-profits in need. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Take Your Kids to ‘Moana’ at 4:15 PM, Wednesday; Donate a Toy/Gift for Admission

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Attention movie lovers: Mark your calendars on Wednesday, Nov. 30, the annual “Community-Wide Movie” benefiting the Darien Human Services Holiday gift drive will again take place at the Darien Playhouse. (more…) Continue Reading →

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