Elmwood Hall Senior Center in Danbury is cancelling all programs except the Breakfast Program, Senior Nutrition Lunch program, and the AARP Tax Assistance Program. We will continue to administer the State of CT Rent Rebate program. The Elmwood Hall Senior Center will remain open to assist seniors, but all activities, programs and events, except for those mentioned above have been cancelled until the end of March.
Danbury Public Library will close to the public beginning March 13th. Staff will still be available via phone and email during normal business hours. The book drop located outside of the building will be available for returns of all kinds including books, electronic devices and museum passes. Library officials are reminding residents that they have many digital services available for free, such as e-books and e-audiobooks; streaming TV, movie and music services.
Out of an abundance of caution, the Brookfield Senior Center will suspend all classes, programs and events effective Friday, March 13. Officials will reassess this policy as they receive new information. The Friday AARP Tax Preparation Program and our Monday-Thursday Lunch Program will continue during this time. The Senior Center will remain open during normal business hours and staff will be available to answer questions.
Mark Twain Library in Redding will close through March 22.
The New Fairfield Library and Senior Center will be closed to the public until further notice.
The Greater Danbury Chamber of Commerce is postponing their Annual Eggs & Issues Legislative Breakfast, scheduled for March 27th. Governor Ned Lamont was scheduled to be the keynote speaker. PJ Prunty says they will announce the new date as soon as it becomes available. Those who have already registered will remain on the guest list for the new date. Anyone unable to attend the new date will receive a refund.
The Town of New Fairfield St Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday March 14th has been cancelled.
The Penguin Plunge Candlewood hosted by Brookfield Police Department scheduled for March 15th has been postponed to a date to be determined. The event was a benefit for Special Olympics Connecticut.