Program on U.S.-Cuba economic relations March 18

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World Affairs Forum will hold a presentation on the future of U.S.-Cuba economic relations from 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. March 18 at the Ferguson Library, the corner of Broad and Bedford streets. Ted Henken, associate professor of sociology and Latin American studies at City University New York, will speak. Admission is free for forum members, […] [Read More]
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STEMfest set for May, volunteers needed

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Stamford Public Schools will be hosting STEMfest on May 16 at Mill River Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will include science, technology, engineering and mathematics activities. Volunteers are sought to do work on a science, technology, engineering and mathematics activity or just help out at the event. The rain date for […] [Read More]
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St. John’s Episcopal Church fundraiser for Haiti set March 13

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The St. John’s Episcopal Church will offer a fundraising dinner for the Bon Samaritan School and Clinic in L’Acul, Haiti on March 13 at 7 p.m. The cost will be $50 per person and includes a three-course dinner and wine. In addition to the dinner, there will be a meet and greet with the Bon […] [Read More]
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Volunteers needed for basketball tournament March 8

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St. Joseph Parenting Center will host its own version of March Madness at Chelsea Piers on March 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Between 40 and 45 volunteers will be needed: middle school and high school students and adults. Volunteers should commit to a three-hour shifts: from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or from […] [Read More]
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Free tax-prep services offered in Stamford through April 15

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Free tax preparation services will be available for low- and moderate-income taxpayers, regardless of age, on a walk-in basis now through April 15 at the following Stamford locations. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance locations and schedules: Domus at 83 Lockwood Ave.: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.; and Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to […] [Read More]
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St. Patrick’s Day Parade seeks volunteers for Family Fun Zone

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 7 will include a Family Fun Zone, a child-friendly area for families to watch the parade and enjoy face-painting, sidewalk art, clowns and more. The parade committee is looking for volunteers to lend their time and talent for the Family Fun Zone, which will be located along the parade […] [Read More]
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Volunteers needed for Maple Sugar Festival March 7&8

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The Stamford Museum & Nature Center seeks volunteers for its Maple Sugar Festival on March 7 and 8. Volunteers will be needed to help with demonstrations, a pancake breakfast, food tents, children’s activities and more. Help will be needed from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, contact the Volunteer Center of United Way […] [Read More]
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Support area charities March 5 for Fairfield County Gives

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Fairfield County Community Foundation is hoping to raise $1 million in 24 hours on March 5 for its Fairfield County Gives campaign. Between 12 a.m. and 11:59 a.m., people are encouraged make donations to aid area nonprofits so they may continue their services. The money raised will aid nonprofit organizations across in Fairfield County. Last […] [Read More]
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