NHRL (National Havoc Robot League) 2024: Round 4 @ Norwalk

House of Havoc 165 Water Street, Norwalk

Hundreds of robots from around the world duking it out with highly dangerous weapons to win a Golden Dumpster trophy, thousands of dollars in cash prizes and book a place at NHRL’s $1M World Championship finale. Non-stop up-close action, food trucks, breweries, cocktails and surprises at each event. You can even drive and fight with […]

$9 – $24

RJ Julia’s Poetry Contest and Poetry Slam! Grades 1 through 6

RJ Julia Booksellers 768 Boston Post Road, Madison

National Poetry Month is a special occasion that celebrates poets’ integral role in our culture and that poetry matters. Over the years, it has become the largest literary celebration in the world, with tens of millions of readers, students, K–12 teachers, librarians, booksellers, literary events curators, publishers, families, and—of course—poets, marking poetry’s important place in […]

CT Book Trail Passport Challenge: Celebrate Indie Bookstore Day

In celebration of Indie Bookstore Day on April 27th, twenty-one Connecticut bookstores have come together for another year of its special passport challenge with over $4,000 in prizes! Visit as many bookstores as you can Saturday, April 27th and Sunday, April 28th. At each stop, get your passport booklet stamped! (You can download a printable version right here or […]

2024 Spanish Writing Contest: Scholarships for Hartford High School Students

CICD Puerto Rican Parade, Inc. Hartford Chapter is excited to announce the 2024 Spanish Writing Contest! This year's theme is "El lenguaje y la Identidad." Calling all high school students in the Greater Hartford area to participate and showcase their Spanish writing skills for a chance to win scholarship awards. Rules: 1. Participants must be […]