Event Calendar

There are many events held throughout the year in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Whether you are looking for a family friendly event or an adult’s night out, it’s a great way to show your support to local businesses & organizations that support the programs and services we provide. Find an event and mark your calendar!

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American Legion Kids Walk
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
American Legion Kids Walk

Join us in a morning walk for the kids at one of our six picturesque locations. Bring a suggested donation of $25 or your collected pledges and receive a t-shirt! Enjoy beautiful scenery, family atmosphere and refreshments.

The Department of Connecticut American Legion is a strong advocate for children and youth. This steadfast dedication continues to be a driving force on behalf of children across the country. For over 26 years, the American Legion Family has conducted Kids Walks to benefit children in need. Join the American Legion family in support of children cared for at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Locations:

  • Rockwell Park
    Jacob Street and Dutton Avenue
    Bristol, CT
  • Post 76 Town Hall
    19 Church Street
    North Haven, CT
  • Great Hollow Lake
    454 Purdy Hill Road
    Monroe, CT
  • Hole-in-the-Wall Beach
    East Lyme, CT
  • American Legion Post 26
    10 Monson Road

    Stafford Springs, CT

  • Grace Episcopal Church
    336 Main Street
    Old Saybrook, CT 06475

For Connecticut Children’s Medical Center to provide world-class care of our children, we need your help. Your participation and support will enable us to invest in the necessary people, resources and technology that define the exceptional care our children depend on and deserve.

We are excited to see you there!

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Dinner & Live Music by Jeff Pitchell @ Blue Fox Run Golf Course
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Support the 5th Annual Reid’s Run with Jeff Pitchell!

Please join the Reid R. Sacco Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Alliance as they host an evening for dining and dancing. Blue Fox Run Golf Course is the perfect setting to help drive awareness while raising funds in support of treatment and finding a cure for sarcomas!

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Reid’s Run 5K Trail Run/Walk @ Winding Trails
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Lace up and join us at the 5th Annual Reid’s Run 5K Trail Run and Walk. Enjoy the pristine woods of Winding Trails, where we encourage all skill levels to run in the trail race or take in the scenery on the non-competitive 5K walk.

Enjoy music, refreshments, fire truck demonstrations, awards and more. Reid’s Run is a rewarding celebration you will enjoy whether you are a serious athlete or simply love the outdoors. Your participation in the race and/or as a fundraiser supports the Reid R. Sacco Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Program at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Sign-up for Reid’s Run  Reid Sacco AYA Cancer Program

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The Mother of Markets @ Elm Ridge Park
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Mother of Markets - artisan market
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Take part in the 2nd Annual Mother of Markets and its family-friendly activities all day!

The Mother of Markets is a market for all and is focused on the amazing hand crafted artisans of Connecticut. Please join us on Saturday, May 4, 2019 (rain date Sunday, May 5, 2019) at the beautiful Elm Ridge Park in Rocky Hill, Connecticut. This is bound to be an event you will not want to miss!

There will be over 50 local artisans joining us, including potters, artists, woodworkers, jewelry makers, bag and clothing designers, vintage decoration and upcycle and repurposed goods. Support local farmer’s favorites with homemade jams, artisan cheeses, hot sauces, baked goods, plants … and so much more! There will be a variety of delicious food trucks, live music, face painters and additional entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. The Mother of Markets will also be hosting a raffle of epic proportions in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.

Free parking and free admission. Visit Facebook for updates on The Mother of Markets and don’t forget to ‘Like’ Rusted Nail Salvage on Facebook!


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