Norwalk Preservation Trust P.O. Box 874, Norwalk, CT06852 The Norwalk Preservation Trust works to maintain Norwalk's culture and charm. It does so by protecting the town's…More historic buildings, homes, landscapes and streets. This organization spearheads initiatives to spread public awareness and to enhance and maintain the architecture of various historic public bulidings. One of this trust's many programs is its walking tour through the historic districts of Washington and Wall streets. This organization also works with homeowners find affordable ways to restore their home and make them more energy efficient.
Saugatuck Elementary School 170 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT06880 Saugatuck Elementary School is a public school and education program located in Westport. The school offers a safe and…More welcoming environment for students and offers programs for children in grades one through five. Some lessons and activities include work in reading, history, English, science, math, language, social studies, physical education and much more. It has many extracurriculars and activities for students.
Mayor's Gallery - Norwalk City Hall 125 East Ave, Norwalk, CT06851 The Mayor's Gallery is an art gallery that is free and open to the public. It is located on the 5th floor of the City…More Hall building. The gallery features work by local Boston artists who have received artistic recognition through grants, awards and more.
Soundkeeper 7 Edgewater Pl, Norwalk, CT06855 Long Island Soundkeeper Terry Backer and members of the non-profit Soundkeeper spend their days protecting and…More preserving the Long Island Sound through patrols, investigations and intervention, and by bringing problems with the Sound to the public's attention. Soundkeeper is an advocate for the Sound and the voice of concerned citizens. It is "dedicated to the protection and enhancement of the biological, physical and chemical integrity of Long Island Sound and its watershed." Members work hard to keep the Sound's waters fishable and swimmable. Donations are welcome.
The mission of the Connecticut Military Department is to "protect life and property and preserve peace, order and…More public safety." The Army and Air National Guard are the principal implementers of this mission, and they provide assistance whenever local or state agencies are overwhelmed.
In addition to these vital services, the Military Department administers a variety of programs designed to help families of service members residing in Connecticut. These include grants, children's programs and Operation E.L.F., which brings home for the holidays Connecticut service members training or working out of state.