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Local Events, Community Events, and Volunteer Opportunities

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

March of Dimes Ambassadors Want Families to Know They Aren’t Alone

March of Dimes Ambassadors Want Families to Know They Aren’t Alone

NBC Connecticut is partnering with the Today Show for our Run for Today campaign and all month long we’ll be highlighting the health benefits of running and encouraging you to come run with us at the March of...

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016 at 11:42 AM EST

Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games

Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games

The Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games are Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28 and NBC Connecticut is proud to be partners in a caring community with these amazing local athletes.

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 10:39 AM EDT

Running Has Physical and Mental Benefits

Running Has Physical and Mental Benefits

NBC Connecticut is partnering with the Today Show for our #RunforToday campaign and highlighting the benefits of running, including how lacing up can help you mentally and physically.

Thursday, Mar 24, 2016 at 07:41 AM EDT

NBC Connecticut Free Coffee Connection

 NBC Connecticut Free Coffee Connection

Calling all coffee lovers: come and meet the morning team and enjoy coffee on us! All month long on Thursdays, the morning team will be heading to a diner near you. Show them you NBC Connecticut App and get a...

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016 at 07:02 PM EST

Penguin Plunge 2016

Penguin Plunge 2016

We're Freezin' For A Reason – for Special Olympics Connecticut! Join NBC Connecticut's “The Paddling Peacocks” at the Penguin Plunge in Farmington! Come on, take the plunge! Don't miss the opportunity to run,...

Thursday, Dec 24, 2015 at 04:03 PM EST

NBC Connecticut Blood Drive

NBC Connecticut Blood Drive

NBC Connecticut has joined forces with the American Red Cross for a blood drive in Farmington on Thursday, Jan. 7.

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 at 03:03 PM EDT

Get Connected MS Luncheon

Get Connected MS Luncheon

NBC Connecticut and Comcast are proud to support the Get Connected MS Luncheon. Join us on Friday, October 30th at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, Connecticut.

Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 at 02:54 PM EDT

Spreading the Goodwill at Avon Store on First Anniversary

Spreading the Goodwill at Avon Store on First Anniversary

The Goodwill store in Avon is celebrating its first anniversary. To mark the occasion, NBC Connecticut teamed up with the store for a donation drive on Saturday. Viewers stopped by throughout the day to drop off...

Friday, Jul 10, 2015 at 03:19 PM EDT

2015 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

2015 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

NBC Connecticut is a proud sponsor of the historic Hill-Stead Museum’s 23rd Annual Sunken Garden Poetry Festival. This summer long event will take place June 24-August 19 in Farmington. Bring your family for an...

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 02:27 PM EDT

Participate in MS Spooktacular 5K This Weekend

Participate in MS Spooktacular 5K This Weekend

Head to Rentschler Field on Saturday, Oct. 25 to take part in the MS Society Spooktacular, a Halloween-themed 5K.

'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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