We Marched! Now what?
Nearly 6,000 marchers joined together at the state capitol on February 14th to show support for common sense gun laws in Connecticut.
But there is still more to do...
1. Join March for Change at their Next Steps Meeting:
- Wednesday, March 13th at 7:30pm, McManus Room, Westport Library
- Friday, March 15th at 10:00am, Christ and Holy Trinity Church, 75 Church Lane, Westport
- Click HERE to RSVP to one of the meetings
2. Join for Lobby Day in Hartford - March 13th 10am-1pm
3. Fridays at 9:30 am
Connecticut Against Gun Violence asks calls be made to legislators every Friday morning at 9:30am until they pass strong gun violence prevention laws.
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Books! Books! We Need books!
61% of low-income families have no age-appropriate books at all in their homes for their children.
You can change this by donating your gently used children's books to Read to Grow, a CT-wide book distribution organization.
Drop off locations:
Fairfield University Bookstore, Samuel Staples Elementary School
Fairfield Woods Library Easton Library
First Niagara Bank, Blk Rk Trnpk Easton Community Center
Sherman Elementary School