Brookfield Youth Community Helpers

TownAppeal is excited to introduce you to a new Facebook Group! Brookfield Youth Community Helpers was created by Brookfield residents Aprille Coutts and Kristie Perry to help middle school and high school students find work!  The private group is open to Brookfield residents only.  Residents and businesses can post jobs they need help with.  Currently,…

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Local Farmers Markets 2021

Summer is almost here and our local farmers markets are opening up! Listed below are the farmers markets in the Brookfield area. If you are looking to get out of our area or to “pick your own” be sure to check out https://ctgrown.org/ ! The Connecticut Grown Program was developed by the state Department of…

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REGIONAL YMCA OF WESTERN CONNECTICUT RECOGNIZES UNITED WAY OF WESTERN CONNECTICUT FOR THEIR SUPPORT OF EDUCATION PROGRAMS DURING THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC BROOKFIELD, CT, 03/22/2021

After a challenging year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Greater Danbury community, the Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut recognizes the generous support of United Way of Western Connecticut, which provided critical funding for Early Education and After School programs at the YMCA Children’s Center in Bethel, CT. This funding provided…

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Brookfield Town Center Update June 2020

Upon the recommendation of Greg Dembowski, Community Development Manager, at the May Board of Selectmen meeting, the BOS and Board of Finance approved Streetscape Phases 4 and 5 and the LoTCIP grant applications were submitted to WESTCOG on May 14. Phase 4 will connect the Town Center to the Newbury Village and Phase 5 will provide a new crosswalk to the proposed Food Emporium grocery store.

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What’s Happening This Weekend: 12/6/19 -12/8/19

Lot’s of Holiday fun in and around Brookfield this weekend 12/6/19 – 12/8/19. Ring in the Holiday Season with the Brookfield Girl Scouts at their Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 7th at the Brookfield Town Hall! More Be sure to visit the Holiday Boutique hosted by the Brookfield Senior Center on Saturday, December 7th from 10am-2pm!

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What’s Happening 11/8/19-11/10/19

Need to renew/apply for a passport? Stop by Town Hall Rm 133 today, 11/8/19, between 3pm and 6pm! This Friday, 11/8 is the Brookfield Craft Center’s Holiday Sale Opening Reception from 5:00 – 8:00pm.  Meet the artists and shop tax free! Food will be provided by The First Bite Catering. This must-visit sale and exhibit…

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What’s Happening 11/1/19-11/3/19

Brookfield Sculpture Horses

The theme for this weekend in Brookfield is Craft Fairs! On Saturday, get a jump on your holiday shopping and visit the 29th Annual “Festival of Crafts” Craft Fair at Whisconier Middle School and St Marguerite’s Fall Festival(Vendor and Craft Fair) which is also offering a Victorian Tea Luncheon. Be sure to stop in to…

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What’s Happening 10/25-10/27

Happy Halloween! Loads of family fun this weekend! Want to receive weekend updates directly in your inbox? Click here to sign-up! On Friday in Brookfield there’s the YMCA Spooktacular and a Trunk or Treat at Saint Joseph Catholic Academy. The Academy is also hosting an Open House on Sunday. Guy Tino is back again at…

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The best kept secret

Brookfield Lions Club

What is the largest service organization in the world? Do you know? Here’s a clue – this group has over 1.4 million members and has clubs in more than 200 countries. There are over 47,000 clubs and the second largest one in Fairfield County, 77 members strong, is located here in Brookfield. Give up? It’s Lions Clubs International, more commonly known as The Lions Club. “We are the best kept secret and we are trying to change that,” said Pam Tanz, the President of the Brookfield Lions.

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Little Free Library Opens in Brookfield Town Center

Little Free Library Brookfield

The official unveiling of the first Little Free Library in the Town Center District of Brookfield was held on June 23 in front of The Brookfield Funeral Home. The result of a partnership with The Brookfield Library and The Friends of the Brookfield Library, this Little Free Library is a take-a-book, leave-a-book phenomenon sweeping the nation!

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