Letter to the editor: Naugatuck Parks & Rec offers thanks


We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the volunteers and helpers who participated in our Naugatuck Easter Egg Hunt held on April 9.

We would especially like to thank Chip Schofield and the Naugatuck Police Explorers, the Naugatuck Fire Department, The Naugatuck Elks #967, Pat, Kim, and P.J. Wagner, Jay Kuczenski, Girl Scout Troop 64648 with Christina Pusca and Pam Ruccio, Pat Mallane, Dana McAllister, Linda Gigi Ramos, Hank Rau, Mike Penzerro, Sparkles the Clown and Maryanne Healy.

We would also like to thank the following town employees who volunteered so much of their time: Bob Roland, Emily Rau, Sandra Ribeiro, Ginny Doxsey, Hannah Jones, Abby Hennessey and Samantha Dunn.

We would also like to thank Dunkin Donuts-Manny Rocha, owner, and store managers Jorge and Steffi at the 1182 New Haven Road, Naugatuck store, Wal-Mart, Big Y, B.J.’s, Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan, the Naugatuck Exchange Club, Ed Carter, and Bob Allen and BBounce’n for their generous donations to our event.

Lastly, we would like to thank the residents of Naugatuck who participated in the Easter Egg Hunt. You helped to make it a success. We look forward to next year.

Pat Wagner, Naugatuck Park Commission

Kim Eyre, Naugatuck recreation director