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January 2nd, 2020

Good Dogs, Great Listeners StoryWalk® – Downtown Sandy Hook

Headshot: Laura Shulman Cordeira
Laura Shulman Cordeira

On Saturday, February 22nd from 2-4pm, join the Charlotte Helen Bacon Foundation and S.H.O.P. on a FREE StoryWalk® as we read our way through downtown Sandy Hook, CT.

Multiple start times on this leisurely walk. Last reading will begin at 3:30pm.

Stroll the streets of Sandy Hook village and visit participating local businesses where you will be greeted by guest readers and engaging posters of the book “Good Dogs, Great Listeners“. Follow along with the story, ask questions and meet back at the Newtown United Methodist Church for light refreshments, and a chance to meet the authors,  as well as local Therapy Dogs!

Free books for the first 50 Families!


A special “Thank You” to all of our generous sponsors:

Newtown Savings Bank
Big Y
Dunkin Donuts Newtown
Newtown United Methodist Church
Faith Church
Figs Wood Fire Bistro
Fun Kuts
New Insights Boutique
Strength and Grace Boutique
Porco’s Karate Academy
Foundry Kitchen & Tavern
River’s Edge Healing Center
The Villa Restaurant
Nick’s Chilled N Distilled
Whip Salon
PJs Laundromat
Sandy Hook Diner
Reverie Brewing Company
Businesses at 107 Churchill
Businesses at 1 Riverside Road
Sabrina Style
Town of Newtown


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StoryWalk® was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and has developed with the help of Rachel Senechal, Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

Headshot: Laura Shulman Cordeira

Laura Shulman Cordeira

Laura has dedicated her career to supporting people at difficult times in their lives. While serving as the Director of Volunteer Services at a local hospice agency, Laura met Dan & Lindie Bacon, who regaled her with stories of Charlotte and introduced her to the foundation.