Add Your News

Finals Cafe - Study Hours for BHS Students on June 12 and 13, 2019

Attention BHS Students!The Brookfield Library will have the Community Room open for extended hours during final exam week:- Wednesday, June 12, 2019:  7:30 - 10 pm- Thursday, June 13, 2019:  6- 10 pm…
Read More »

️Beat Summer Hunger and Double your Impact

No Child Should Go Hungry … You Can Make Double the DifferenceHave you ever heard of a kid who doesn’t like summer vacation? Unfortunately, I know of many. For thousands of children in our community,…
Read More »

Brookfield Library Adult Volunteers Needed

We will be replacing some of the older shelving in the children's area with lower, more kid-friendly shelving to make it easier for children to reach. We will also be replacing some of the older seat…
Read More »

Third Grade Reading Test Scores Improve in Sarasota County Schools

Sarasota County, May, 2019 – More than 3,215 third grade students in Sarasota County participated in the April 2019 Florida Standards Assessment with incredible outcomes. Students scoring Levels 3 – …
Read More »

National Foundation to End Senior Hunger News - What A Waste: Immediate and Lasting Impact

What A Waste: Immediate and Lasting ImpactIn this post guest blogger Jackie Geralnick, MPH, RD, LD, Public Health Nutritionist at the Department of Aging and Community Living, District of Columbia, r…
Read More »

Connecticut Food Bank News - Double Your Impact for Kids this Summer

Gifts DoubledHelp Provide 2X as many meals1 Gift = Double the Impact on Summer HungerHere in Connecticut, summer is an incredibly challenging time for kids facing hunger at home. For children who dep…
Read More »

Red Cross: Critical Type O Blood Shortage - Donors Needed Now

Red Cross: Critical Type O Blood Shortage - Donors Needed NowAll donors who come to give by June 10 receive a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card in thanksFarmington, CT - The American Red Cross has a critical s…
Read More »

Best Wishes and Congratulations, Miss Mary!

On Friday, May 10, the staff at the library will be saying goodbye to beloved Children's Librarian Mary Proudfoot. "Miss Mary" is retiring after 30-plus years of service. She was recently the recipie…
Read More »

Meals on Wheels America News - What Does Lola Love?

HER FLOWERS, THE BIRDS AND THE BUTTERFLIES.Back in 1952, Lola and her husband moved in to their new home. Starting a garden was at the top of her list then, and enjoying the beautiful garden she crea…
Read More »

Connecticut Food Bank News - Delicious Recipes To Show Our Gratitude

A Delicious Recipe for Spring HolidaysThank you for being such a wonderful supporter of the Connecticut Food Bank. You make our mission of providing nutritious food to people in need across Connectic…
Read More »

Can Pets Like Ginger Count on You?

Pets are family, too. Ginger is Stephanie's loyal, trusted and loving companion. Stephanie has been coping with multiple sclerosis for more than ten years - a disease that increasingly strips away h…
Read More »

The 2019 Annual Fund Drive against Hunger

Join Our 2019 Annual Fund Drive Hunger is a serious problem in Connecticut. But have you ever stopped to consider it might be closer than you realize? The truth is that more than 417,000 of our neig…
Read More »

National Foundation to End Senior Hunger News: To Fight for Those Who Cannot Fight for Themselves

With this blog NFESH introduces the first of a new series of guest bloggers. In the past few posts, our guests’ columns have focused on the work that their organizations perform in the areas of aging…
Read More »

Funding for Meals on Wheels is at Risk Again

Funding for Meals on Wheels is failing to keep up with the growing need, and the President's new budget proposal threatens to make it even worse. The proposal calls for funding cuts that would widen…
Read More »

Earth Talk: The Home of the Future

Dear EarthTalk: Given all the advances in residential household efficiency, can you paint a picture of what the home of the future will look like? -- JV   No doubt, homes in the future, wheth…
Read More »
Type in your Search Keyword(s) and Press Enter...