Events

ONS hosts youth football panel discussion

Youth football is a fun-filled learning experience offering many positive aspects – good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty and citizenship – in addition to the fundamentals of playing the game. In order to fully enjoy and gain the most from the football experience, it is important to be knowledgeable about the best practices related to safe conditioning. read more...

ONS offers ‘Back to School Sports Safety’ seminar

As school sports get back in high gear, this informative lecture designed for parents, coaches and athletic trainers will provide insight about sports training, injury management and prevention, and the role gender plays in injury. ONS sports medicine specialists and orthopedic surgeons Paul Sethi and Katherine Vadasdi, will discuss those topics the present strategies to educate young athletes about the physical risks and repercussions of using human growth hormone, anabolic steroids and over-the-counter sports supplements. There will be time for questions at the end of the presentation. read more...

Community Activism at Bruce Museum Family Day on Sept. 11

As part of a national day of service and remembrance, the Bruce Museum is hosting a Community Activation Family Day on Sunday, Sept. 11. From 1 to 4 p.m., the Museum will bring together non-profit organizations from the Fairfield/Westchester area and connect them with families interested in giving back. Visitors can learn how to get involved with a dozen different organizations and participate in a community art project. read more...

Homecoming Weekend at Second Congregational

On Friday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m., Second Congregational Church kicks off their Annual Homecoming Weekend with Painting under the Tent with Kathy Chattoraj of Future Picassos. Kathy will lead a group of adults painting while youngsters are able to watch enjoy popcorn and a movie. RSVP to Shawn Garan at Shawn@2cc.org. There is a $15 suggested donation. read more...