Girls Inc. of Southwestern Connecticut has planned a week of special events for all former members.  As we approach 150 years of inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, we know that our enduring success would not be possible without our alumnae support.  All events are FREE and will be held at the historic Leavenworth House, the original Girls Club, 35 Park Place in Waterbury.  To sign up for events, or for more information, contact GISWCT at 203-756-4639 or

Monday, 10/22 – Networking Breakfast, 8:30am-11:00am   Alumnae are invited to stop by at any time to meet other former members and to explore the organization’s updated and expanded facility and program offerings.  Breakfast will be provided.

Tuesday, 10/23 – Lunch at the Leavenworth House, 11:00am-1:00pm   As part of Girls Inc. She Votes Mock Elections being held on 10/23, Girls Inc. of SWCT will be offering information on candidates running in the General Election in November.  GISWCT will also be providing transportation to the polls on Election Day, so sign up for a ride at lunch!  Lunch will be provided. 

Wednesday, 10/24 – Quilting & Cocoa, 6:00pm-8:00pm   Just in time for the colder weather, alumnae are invited for a quilting session with hot beverages and snacks provided.

Thursday, 10/25 – Halloween Safety Series, 5:30pm-7:00pm   To make Halloween safe and fun for everyone, alumnae at our safety series will learn self-defense moves, be treated to a demonstration from the GISWCT karate class, and discuss Halloween specific safety tips.