Religious

Temple Sholom Celebrates Centennial

On Jan. 30, Temple Sholom congregants, friends and community members celebrated the synagogue’s Centennial Anniversary with a “Great Gatsby” inspired gala. The event, planned by Temple Sholom members Travis Azous, Alexandra Hochman and Alisa Savitz, welcomed more than 200 guests from a wide variety of generations and featured a special historical documentary and a silent auction. read more...

Simply Smiles Sunday at Round Hill

Round Hill Community Church presents Simply Smiles Sunday on Sunday, Feb. 7. Simply Smiles is a CT-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing bright futures for impoverished children and families in Oaxaca, Mexico and on the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Reservation in South Dakota. Bryan Nurnberger, founder of Simply Smiles, will be part of a panel discussion during the 10 a.m. service. Kristen Graves, CT State Troubadour, will provide additional music during the service. Kristen will lead the worship service at the First Sunday at Round Hill contemporary service at 4 p.m. A casual supper will follow the service. read more...