The following is a press release from the East Haven Mayor's Office.
The Town pays tribute to its seniors with an annual celebration on the , hosted by Mayor Joseph Maturo, Jr., Saturday August 11th, from noon until 3:00 pm.
The ever-popular Vinny Carr will once again be the entertainment for dancing, much to the delight of all. This year’s festivities will also include door prizes and some informational tables.
A lunch fare of hotdogs, salads, pickles, chips, soda, coffee and dessert will be provided. Seniors are reminded to bring their own chairs for additional comfort.
All seniors are welcome to join the Mayor for this day of fun, food and entertainment.
“This annual day, dedicated to paying tribute to our “greatest generation”, is one of our Town’s most unique and enjoyable events. To be able to show our appreciation to those who sacrificed and toiled for many years for their family, their Town and of course their country, is one of my most pleasing tasks as Mayor and one I will always look forward to. Anything we can do to show our gratitude and repay our ancestors for all they have done for us, should always be one of our highest priorities.”, said Mayor Maturo.
In case of inclement weather, the festivities will be held at the , 91 Taylor Avenue.