Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

May 2019

Community Conversation: Police-Community Relations

May 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Arroyo Recreation Center, 30 Pope Park Drive
Hartford, CT
+ Google Map

Two recent police shootings in Connecticut highlight, once again, tensions between police and the public. As lawmakers debate ways to hold police accountable residents wrestle with trusting law enforcement. What issues need be addressed to mend relationships and build stronger communities? Join Where We Live as we host a conversation with community members at the Arroyo Recreation Center at Pope Park in Hartford, Wednesday May 8. Participants include: Rodney Williams - Uncle of Paul Witherspoon Greg Brown - Friend of…

Find out more »

Open Mic Held by Teens Against Gun Violence

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury, 24 Clapboard Ridge Road
Danbury, CT 06811
+ Google Map

A free open mic night for young people to speak and be heard! Share your feelings about gun violence and meet other driven young people! Connecticut Teens Against Gun Violence is hosting a youth led open mic night on Friday, May 17, at 7-9 pm, located at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury. It is open to students from middle school and up who want to share their thoughts and feelings on gun violence. We want you to be heard! Our goal is to…

Find out more »

The Sweetest Land Film

May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Whitney Humanities Center Auditorium, 53 Wall Street
New Haven, CT
+ Google Map

Opening Night of the New Haven Documentary Film Festival. Within the world of urban violence, there is a wake of heartache, unnecessary disconnects and inadequate care for victims in-need. A recent CDC funded study found that a majority of violence prevention initiatives could not prove they were successful at reducing violence at all. In some cases, programs, which remain fully funded ironically cause more harm to America’s most vulnerable, than good. THE SWEETEST LAND investigates the real story of violence,…

Find out more »

June 2019

100 Girls Leading

June 1 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McLevy Green, 102 Bank St,
Bridgeport, CT
+ Google Map

Join us as we participate in a day of interactive mentorship for girls ages 5 to 18. Food, speakers, dancers, and activities for all girls. To register, email 100GirlsLeading@gmail.com

Find out more »

Newtown Orange Walk & Rally

June 2 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Newtown Middle School, 11 Queen Street
Newtown, CT
+ Google Map

This year marks the 5th Annual National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Since the Sandy Hook School shooting more than 600,000 Americans have been killed or injured by guns in America. Newtown is moving forward but Newtown has not moved on. We must continue to shed light on the tragic epidemic of gun violence in our nation to engage more Americans to make gun violence prevention a priority. ​Please join CT Against Gun Violence, CT Teens Against Gun Violence, Jr. Newtown…

Find out more »

Bridgeport Health & Wellness Fair

June 29 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
McLevy Green, 102 Bank St,
Bridgeport, CT
+ Google Map

Come by to visit us at our table. There will be free eye screenings, blood pressure readings, activities, demonstrations, and a fun sense of community.

Find out more »

July 2019

Ridgefield Summerfest

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Main Street, Ridgefield, CT

The Ridgefield community gathers for shopping, art, and entertainment. Join the fun! 10 AM to 2 PM is for the young families 4 to 7:30 is focused on the adults.

Find out more »

September 2019

Breakfast of Champions

September 19 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Birchwood Country Club, 25 Kings Highway South
Westport, CT
+ Google Map

2019 Honoree Attorney Josh Koskoff Josh is a Connecticut lawyer representing families of Sandy Hook victims in a landmark case against Remington Arms, the manufacturer of the assault rifle used in the shooting. He also recently filed suit on behalf of a victim in the Las Vegas shooting against 8 manufacturers of AR-15s equipped with bump stocks that were used in what is the deadliest shooting in US history thus far. Please click here to register.

Find out more »

CAGV Policy Luncheon

September 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pond House, 1555 Asylum Ave
West Hartford, CT
+ Google Map

Join us for insightful discussions and Q&A about gun violence prevention policy. Speakers to be announced. Speakers to be announced. Click here to register.

Find out more »

Bridgeport 10th Annual Community Cookout

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Come for the entertainment, food, and learn more about how your community supports you. Be sure to stop by the CAGV tent to say, hi.

Find out more »
+ Export Events