Sandy Hook 12/14

Thoughts on 12/14

As 12/14 approaches, so many mixed feelings harbor. Our angels, who I know are smiling down on each of us, the families whose strength has resulted in wonderful choices to move forward with foundations in memory of their children and loved ones, and our community, first responders, and teachers who continue to deal with the aftermath…..may God embrace each and …

FFN 2014

Thank you to all that joined us for Newtown Family “Fun” Dinner Night.  It is a great way to spend time with family and friends. Photos from FFN 2014 [Not a valid template]

Parent Connection Lease Of Duplexes Moves Closer To Approval

Newtown Bee November 1, 2013 Kendra Bobowick “It’s a good lease,” said Fairfield Hills Authority member Ross Carley, regarding an agreement now being finalized between Newtown Parent Connection (NPC) and the town. Its terms have been approved by the Fairfield Hills Authority, but the lease is still in draft format, said Director of Economic and Community Development Elizabeth Stocker. The …

2013 Golf Tournament Photos

Thank you to all that participated and supported the 2013 Kevin J. Carolan Memorial Golf Tournament. We had a beautiful day and a great turnout! [Not a valid template]

BOS Approves Grant To Repurpose FFH Duplex for NPC

Newtown Bee October 24, 2013 John Voket “We’re off and running!” That was the closing comment from First Selectman Pat Llodra after the Board of Selectmen unanimously approved a $500,000 funding resolution, that upon final acceptance, will activate grant funding to re-purpose a vacant duplex at Fairfield Hills for the Newtown Parent Connection. Now in its 20th year of service, …

Family Dinner Night 2013!

Click here for 2014 Family Fun Night Registration Photo gallery of 2013 FFN. Lots of pics so it may take a moment to load! [Not a valid template]  

Parent Connection eager to expand

Newstimes 9-20-2013 NEWTOWN Dorrie Carolan and Donna DeLuca are two mothers who have been sorely affected by drug use. Carolan’s eldest son, Brian, 28, died in 1999 of a prescription drug overdose after a decade of treatment and struggle with addiction. DeLuca’s son, Christian, now 31, was spared death, but “was notorious” in the community during his decade-long battle with a heroin addiction, …

2013 Annual Golf Tournament Memorial

Join us Monday, September 30, 2013, for the 3rd Annual Kevin J. Carolan Memorial Golf Outing Tournament at the beautiful Country Club of  Waterbury!  Questions?  Call Kevin Carolan at 203-364-7474. Golfers may register as a foursome or individually, or just come for the cocktails reception and dinner. $170 Individual Golfer’s Donation includes: Lunch Greens Fees Golf Cart Range Balls Cocktails …

Norm Bossio Forum

Newtown Parent Connection, Inc. invites all parents and caregivers to attend an UNFORGETTABLE new program NORM BOSSIO FORUM FACING PARENTING WITH FAITH AND COURAGE An uplifting evening of humor & insight Tuesday, October 8th at 7 p.m. Newtown Middle School – 11 Queen Street – Newtown, CT This special new forum will inspire, empower, and entertain as Norm presents a …

KJC Golf Tournament is 9/30/13

Join us Monday, September 30, 2013, for the 3rd Annual Kevin J. Carolan Memorial Golf Outing Tournament at the beautiful Country Club of  Waterbury!  Questions?  Call Kevin Carolan at 203-364-7474. Golfers may register as a foursome or individually, or just come for the cocktails reception and dinner. $170 Individual Golfer’s Donation includes: Lunch Greens Fees Golf Cart Range Balls Cocktails …

6/18/13 Soccer Revolution Benefit

The Newtown Parent Connection, Inc. (NPC) will hold a special soccer doubleheader fundraiser, Soccer Revolution, at Veterans Memorial Stadium in New Britain, on Tuesday, June 18. The doubleheader of soccer action features the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer against Real Boston Rams of the United Soccer League’s Professional Development League in the first match. In the second game, …

Soccer Revolution fundraiser

Revolution and New York Cosmos (NASL) join Real Boston Rams (USL PDL) for benefit on June 18 NEWTOWN, Conn. – The Newtown Parent Connection, Inc. (NPC) is proud to announce a very special soccer doubleheader fundraiser, Soccer Revolution, at Veterans Memorial Stadium in New Britain, Conn., on Tuesday, June 18. The special doubleheader of soccer action features the New England …

5/5 Newtown Pride Soccer Fundraiser

Newtown Pride Soccer Team Dedicates 2013 Season To The People Of Newtown, CT Newtown Pride vs. Real Boston Rams SC, Soccer Game Sunday, May 5th Newtown, CT The Newtown Parent Connection, Inc. (NPC), a non-profit organization serving the community of Sandy Hook / Newtown, CT since 1993, collaborates with the town’s own premier soccer team, Newtown Pride, in a fundraising …

4/11 Chris Herren – Rebound Forum

Thursday, April 11, 2013 Chris Herren, former NBA player, shares his story of recovery at Brookfield High School. Doors open at 6, Chris Herren at 7:00 Brookfield High School 45 Longmeadow Hill Road Brookfield, CT   Program sponsors: Brookfield Cares Steps to Recovery Newtown Parent Connection, Inc.

2nd K. Carolan Memorial Golf Outing

Join us for the 2nd Annual Kevin J. Carolan Memorial Golf Outing Country of Waterbury Waterbury, CT 06708 September 25, 2012 $160 Individual Golfer’s Donation Includes: Lunch Greens Fees Golf Cart Range Balls Coctails Reception Dinner   SCHEDULE 11:00-11:45 pm Registration and Welcome 11:45–12:30 pm Lunch 12:30 pm Shotgun Start, Scramble Format 5:00 pm Cocktail Reception, Dinner, Raffle and Prizes …

DIRT with John Morello

Three presentations… including one for parents! Sophomore Presentation 9:30 am Newtown High School, 12 Berkshire Road, Sandy Hook, CT  06482 Middle School Presentation 12:00 noon Newtown Middle School, 11 Queen Street, Newtown, CT  06470 Parent Presentation at 7:00 pm Cafetorium Newtown High School, 12 Berkshire Road, Sandy Hook, CT  06482  

2011 Family Fun Night Was a Blast!

Newtown Parent Connection/Newtown Prevention Council Oh… what a night!  What a successful evening!  The food was excellent, the entertainment was great, and we think everyone that attended the sell-out Family Fun Night had a great time! Thanks to all those that participated… the families, the volunteers, the local businesses that donated time, food & supplies, the presenters… It took every …