Community Bulletin Board
Project Connect – Nicotine Cessation program for Teens w/ Caron Treatment Centers – Wednesdays from 3pm-4pm for 8 weeks starting January 22nd. Do you know a teen struggling with their Nicotine use? Westport Youth Services and the Westport PD are pleased to off “Project Connect” again this winter through Caron Treatment Centers. Space is limited so please contact Kevin Godburn at email@example.com to sign-up or for more information.
Friday, January 24th at 3:30pm at Toquet Hall: Staples Students Demand Action Club presents an afternoon of Activism with speakers and performances to raise awareness around gun violence.
Saturday, January 25th from 5pm-11pm: Game Night at Toquet Hall w/ EK Theater from Westport’s Pierrepont School: The popular Game Night’s continue and this one features a Smash Brothers Ultimate Tournament! Prizes for winners. Also play board, video, and card games! Our Snack Bar is always open. These are popular nights so please go online and register at www.toquethall.org no admission fee.
January 15th, 2020 at 7pm in Westport Town Hall Auditorium: Launching Our Sons: A Dialogue for Parents to Promote Raising Healthy Young Men. Westport Human Services and Westport Together present Launching Our Sons w/ the Founder/Director of Causeway Collaborative, Vince Benevento, LPC. Whether struggling with direction, unsure of their plan, or just unable to see their potential, Vince Benevento can help parents with strategies on how to support their sons. Register at: https://launchingoursons.eventbrite.com
Middle School Programs
Community Service Corps. Community Service Corps offers middle school students an opportunity to provide community service to local non-profit agencies while learning valuable job skills. Student volunteers work one afternoon each week, Monday through Friday from approximately 3pm-5pm for a period of 6-10 weeks (fall and/or spring). Applications are available here: https://www.westportct.gov/government/departments-a-z/human-services/youth-services
Culinary classes for Jr. Chefs
Wakeman Town Farm chefs are whipping up a wide array of fun culinary classes for Jr. Chefs of all ages—from tots through tweens, including everything from: farm-table fare and global dishes to Halloween and seasonal baked treats. To view upcoming classes, click here.