What’s really going on in Hartford and what does it mean for your family? State Rep. Terrie Wood, District 141
, will answer these and all of your critical questions and concerns about our state. This is an opportunity for your voice to be heard!
An announcement (slightly edited) from the Junior League of Stamford-Norwalk
The Junior League of Stamford-Norwalk (JLSN) invites you to meet Representative Wood in The Community Room at the Darien Library on Tuesday, Oct. 20.
Refreshments will be available at the Library snack bar from 9:30 a.m. on, and Representative Wood will speak at 10 a.m. A question-and-answer session will be a highlight of the program, so come prepared!
Representative Wood will update and connect the audience to important issues in Hartford and she will encourage them to create their own connections by learning how to advocate for issues they care about.
Wherever you live in the State of Connecticut, this program will be of interest to you!
There will be no charge for this program which is open to the public. Please contact the Junior League office at 203-655-4662 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make your reservation.
About Terrie Wood
State Rep. Terrie Wood at a previous meeting in the Community Room at Darien Library (photo from Connecticut House GOP)
Terrie Wood has served as State Representative from the 141st district since January 2009. She is currently ranking member on the Human Services Committee and member of the Finance and Regulations Review Committees.
Wood also served as co-chair of the Mental Health Working Group of the Gun Violence and School Security Bill.
She is very much aware of the importance of educating people about mental health. She is past president of the Darien Land Trust, founder and first chairman of the Darien Environmental Group, past trustee of the Darien Library and The Community Fund, and chair of The Barbara Harrington Fund, an educational enrichment fund for teachers in the Darien School system.
In addition, Terrie served two terms on the Darien Republican Town Committee, and was co-chair of YES…DHS!, a political action committee dedicated to passing a referendum to get a new high school built. Terrie is a former commercial/voiceover actor in NYC, a portrait photographer, and is a graduate of Rollins College with a degree in Art History.
About the Junior League of Stamford-Norwalk
The (JLSN) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
JLSN has members residing in Stamford, Norwalk, Darien, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston, Westport, and Ridgefield. For more information, visit the JLSN’s website.