Horizons Events Calendar


Summer 2017 Visit and Volunteer Opportunities

June 26th - August 4th.  In Session Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 3:30pm

We love to have visitors! See what all the excitement is about at Horizons SHU.  To schedule a visit, contact Barbara Lee at leeb47108@sacredheart.edu or call 203-365-4787.

  • Visit ANY Day: Horizons SHU will welcome you to visit or do a volunteer reading with students most mornings from 9am to 10:30am. Experience a tour from Jeff Rumpf the Executive Director. You will visit a class, learn about our mission and holistic “CARS” curriculum, sit in on a SHU reading class or be a volunteer reader.

  • July 18 - Parent Reading Workshop with Breakfast, 8:30am - 10am: Join us for breakfast with our Horizons families and help us build a strong culture of family centered reading.

  • July 21 - 3rd Annual Dowling Swimabration, 1pm - 3pm: Help our good Horizons Friends and local swimming sensations Jessica and Sean Dowling create a special love of swimming day for all our students.

  • July 25 - Kreitler Tree Planting, 9am - 10am (rain date July 26): Join us in honoring founding supporter Hoby Kreitler, an amazing Horizons GFA and Horizons SHU leader.

  • July 25 - Makers Fair, 1pm - 3pm: Horizons SHU is hosting the innovative, fun, idea driven Makers Fair for local Horizons Affiliates. Explore our students’ creations from marble machines to robot races.

  • August 2 - Family/Community Night, 6pm - 8pm: This is the big night where everyone in our Horizons SHU family comes together to celebrate our students. We want to fill the Edgerton Theatre to cheer on their poems, songs, dances, martial arts demonstrations and joyous learning this summer.