In keeping with the Chamber’s mission of “Connecting The Community With Commerce” this Calendar was created to allow member businesses and New Canaan based non-profits to promote their upcoming events to the public. The Community Calendar is a local resource for all residents and visitors and has quickly become one of the most visited pages on the site. Events can be submitted via the link below and will be reviewed and posted within 24-48 hours.
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Cinco de Derby: benefit for Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut
May 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm$300
On Saturday, May 5, 2018 the Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut (CGC), a non-profit agency dedicated to improving the mental and behavioral health of children and teens in Lower Fairfield County, will host their annual gala. This year’s event, themed Cinco De Derby, is the agency’s largest event of the year and is expected to draw over 300 guests to the beautiful waterfront of Wee Burn Beach Club in Rowayton, CT. The event will honor James A. Colica and GE Capital with the Distinguished Public Service Award for their outstanding personal and corporate commitment to children’s mental health. The evening includes a live television viewing of the Kentucky Derby, a 50/50 raffle, a cocktail reception, dinner, and the chance to participate in silent and live auctions. All proceeds from the event will support CGC’s work helping children who are struggling with issues like depression, anxiety, abuse, or suicidal thoughts access the high quality mental health services they need.