Nesting Birds Call Old Farm Road ‘Home Sweet Home’

A blue-and-white feathered tree swallow pokes its head out of a painted birdhouse stationed outside the Brian J. Silverlieb Animal Care and Control Center on May 8. —Bee Photos, Silber

Yoga At NCC: Congregational Church Offering Options For Spiritual Health

Lucy Gainsback, center, leads a Hatha yoga class at Newtown Congregational Church on May 11. Three styles of yoga are hosted by the church each week. Men and women of all ages and abilities are welcome at each. —Bee Photo, Hicks

Enjoy Casual ‘Walk & Talk’ With First Selectman

First Selectman Dan Rosenthal is hoping to be joined by Newtown residents interested in walking along the trails of Fairfield Hills and chatting about Town issues this summer. Mr Rosenthal will launch "Walk & Talk with First Selectman Rosenthal" on Friday, May 24. Those who cannot join him on the trails are invited to meet him at his office within Newtown Municipal Center following each walk, which are scheduled for every other Friday through August 31.

School Pollinator Gardens Popping Up

Newtown High School Greenery students, from left, Amy Genovese, Dionel DeBorja, Tucker Garrity, Trevor Tyrrell, and Tom Bukovsky prepare to plant plants near the main entrance at the school on May 8.    —Bee Photos, Hallabeck




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Would you rather have to sit all day or stand all day?

57% (4 votes)
43% (3 votes)
Total votes: 7