This is The National Day of Prayer. Danbury is holding a ceremony at 11am at City Hall. Mayor Mark Boughton says it's a time to bring together faith communities and he's inviting everyone to join in prayer honoring the unity of the community.
Ridgefield is marking the occasion at Keeler Tavern Garden House on Main Street tonight. That event is from 7 to 8pm.
The National Day of Prayer is meant to foster harmony for America. Days of prayer have been called for since 1775. Officially, the National Day of Prayer was established as an annual event by an act of Congress in 1952.