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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Community Conversations | The Family Impact of Addiction
March 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Grace Farms Foundation welcomes families to an open and hopeful discussion about overcoming the stigma and isolation of addiction. Moderated by Community Pastor Stuart Knechtle, Mdiv, MA, MFT/MHC, of Grace Community Church, the discussion will feature Tom Hedrick, one of the founders of the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, who brings 30 years of inspiring hope in people caring for a loved one suffering from substance abuse; Dr. Frank Bartolomeo, PhD a therapist and addiction specialist; and Paul Reinhardt and Kim Hyde, two parents sharing stories of the battles they have endured as families dealing with addiction.