8th Annual Valley Goes Pink invites the community to enjoy a night of painting
and socializing for a good cause at Paint for Pink on Thurs., Oct. 5 at 6:30
p.m. at Vazzy’s Cucina, 706 Bridgeport Ave., Shelton.
can enjoy a night of “drinking creatively” while they eat, drink and follow
along as a local artist teaches how to paint a piece of art. Reservations are
required by calling Jodi at 203-521-2233.
The Valley Goes Pink is a grassroots, community-wide effort throughout the Lower Naugatuck
Valley to create awareness about breast cancer and the importance of early
detection, support the Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital,
and showcase partnering organizations all at the same time!
following is a list of unique Valley Goes Pink fundraising events. For more
information about “going pink” and joining the campaign visit griffinhealth.org/pink
or contact the Griffin Hospital Development Fund at 203-732-7504, Jodi Dawley
at 203-521-2233 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Sue Petrizzo at
203-400-1068 or email@example.com.
more information about Valley Goes Pink and additional events, visit the Valley Goes Pink on Facebook or griffinhealth.org/pink.
Bingo for Boobies Oct. 10
at 6 p.m. – Enjoy a fun-filled night of bingo and great
prizes, including a flat screen TV, at The Hops Company (THC), 77 Sodom Lane,
Derby. Call Sue for reservations at 203-400-1068.
Yuengling Night, Oct. 16 at 5-8 p.m. – Come enjoy Yuengling
beer specials, a special “Germanfest” tasting menu and great giveaways at
Wellingtons Restaurant, 51 Huntington St., Shelton.
Team Tatas Trivia Night,
Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. – Come for a fun night filled with trivia
and fun prizes at Porky’s Café, 50 Center St., Shelton. Call Karyn for
Bras for the Valley, Oct.
19 at 6:30 p.m. – Design a bra and have it modeled in our
fashion show with local “celebrity” models for a live auction, or just come for
the fun at Il Palio, 5 Corporate Dr., Shelton. Call Ann at 203-305-0817 for
Cut Out Cancer by Mario’s
Barber Shop, Oct. 20 from 7-9 p.m. – Enjoy food, music and
raffles at La Sala, 73 High St., Derby. $50 a ticket. Call Mario at
203-619-2314 for more information.
Wine Pairing for Pink
Dinner, Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m. – Enjoy dinner paired with
wines for each course at LuLu Pazzo, 314 Main St., Ansonia. Call Jodi at
203-521-2233 to reserve your spot.
Dig for a Diamond, Oct.
26 from 3-7 p.m. – A $40 donation will give an individual a
bucket and a chance to win a .90 karat diamond as well as precious and
semiprecious faceted stones at Marks of Design, 389 Bridgeport Ave., Shelton.
Pink Namaste Yoga, Nov. 5 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. – Join Kimmarie for a yoga session at Griffin
Hospital, 130 Division St., Derby. Minimum
donation of $20. Visit kimmarieyoga.net to register.