January 2016

PLTI start date: Saturday, January 16, 2016 for retreat

Then Thursday nights at Western CT State University 20-week program.

"Lee y seras/Read and you will be" start date: Monday, January 25, 2016

Location: Park Avenue School, Danbury 6-week program, Monday nights, in Spanish.

February 2016

PEP start date: Friday, February 19, 2016

Location: Hayestown Avenue School, Danbury 10-week program, Friday nights in Spanish.

Call 203-797-8088 for more information

or e-mail PLTI Coordinator Katherine Tucker at Katherinet@danburychildrenfirst.org


PEP Coordinator Gloria Mora for PEP and Lee y seras at Gloriam@danburychildrenfirst.org

Jazz for Peace Concert, Concert Hall at White Hall at the Midtown Campus of Western Connecticut State University to benefit Danbury Children First.
Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Call 203-797-8088 for more information.
Professional Development Workshop: “Young Parents Speak.” Brenda Culpepper. Danbury Children First Office at 83 West Street. Refreshment fee: $3. Childcare provided if pre-registered. Sponsored by The Greater Danbury Parent Leaders/PLTI Alumni.
Community Play Group for parents/grand parents & foster parents & kids under 6. Meets weekly at the First Congregational Church on Deer Hill. For more information call Hearther Rivers 791-8312
City Wide PTO meeting
PLTI Alumni at United Way Offices, 85 West St. Danbury
Call Carolyn at 794-0292 or Patti Keckeisen at 797-8088
Dad's Networking Events - Families Speak Out: Celebrating our Success at Old Judiciary Room, State Capitoal in Hartford, CT. For more information contact Fatherhood Initiative of CT at 860-424-4905.

Dia de los Niños at the City Center Green.
Rain date May 7
Children and their families will have the opportunity to see ethnic dances, listen to a storyteller and visit information displays, Free to the public.
Call 203-797-8088 for more information...

Danbury Children First Offices are Closed
"Traditional Games" for children and adults at Portugueses Cultrual Center, 65 Sand Pit Rd Danbury
Call Isabel at 798-9870 for information..
Bi-Monthly Board of Education @ Danbury Public Schools Administrative Center, 63 Beaver Brook Road
Weekly PLTI Class at WCSU, Free dinner/childcare included. For more information call Patti Keckeisen at 203-797-8088.
Concert for young people at the Ives Concert Hall, 181 White Street, Danbury. This is free, one-hour concert for school-age children and their families. The Danbury Symphony Orchestra will perform music of the dance, including Symphonic Dances from West Side Story. For more information call 748-1716.
Danbury Children First celebrates Human Rights Day with a Children's Book Reading at the Danbury Public Library • 2nd Floor Story Corner. Guest Readers will be; Mayor Mark D. Boughton, Pubisher, Eliette Matos, Educator & Child Advocate, Ms. Ferris White. For more information contact Linda Kosko at 797-8088.

snow date February 28, 2004

7th Annual Multi-Cultural Parents Day at the City Center Green. Admission is Free, but please bring a dish to share. Schedule to perform Los Pajos, One Accord, Michael Mourning (98Q Idol Search Winner) and so much more. Free children activities and Parent Information Center. For more information call Nancy Greger at 797-8088.
Family Night at the City Center Green - "Free" musical entertainment, tonight Sir Laughs a Lot. For more information call 792-1711