TEACH CT - The Education Association of Christian Homeschoolers

Capitol Day

 Connecticut Home Educator’s Capitol Day

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 ~ Capitol Room 310
Check-in begins - 9:30 am

      Capitol Day Activities start - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm


We’re Doing It Again! Come join homeschool families from across the state for a day at Connecticut’s State Capitol during our 2020 CT Home Educator’s Capitol Day event. Our objective? To provide a presence, a handshake, and a word of thanks to our legislators, letting them know we appreciate the homeschooling freedom we enjoy in Connecticut!

New This Year!

 

  • MAKE AN APPOINTMENT to meet with your legislator in Room 310 on Capitol Day.

* PLEASE SEE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW*

 

  • PREREGISTRATION - Capitol Day is a free event (as always) but knowing who is coming helps us make it even better! Thank you for your cooperation. Please REGISTER HERE and get free FAST FACTS TO KNOW

Plus be one of the first 20 registrants and be eligible to win a free book or other prizes!

DETAILS HERE!

 

  • CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES - Lots of fun, interactive activities going on to keep the younger set occupied while you visit: Children’s book reading by author Randy Coe, Revolutionary War reenactor, Children’s Corner puzzles/crafts/games/books and more…

 

  • Also stay tuned for family friendly activities and field trips immediately FOLLOWING Capitol Day!
     

Don’t miss out on Capitol Day 2020! Take a self-guided tour of our beautiful State Capitol, expand your civics knowledge and come out to meet your state representatives.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS IN ROOM 310:

9:30 - 10:00 Sign-in

10:00 - 10:45 Welcome and Guest speakers

10:45 - 12:30 Coffee and pastry reception, legislative “Meet & Greet” and personal appointments with your legislator in Room 310

11:00 - 12:30 Children’s activities ongoing in Rm 310

 

Self guided Capitol tours (including a scavenger hunt) and a number of field trip opportunities will be available immediately following Capitol Day. Stay tuned for more details…

 

MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO MEET WITH YOUR REPRESENTATIVE

Many Legislators are Eager to Meet Their Constituents

 

http://files.constantcontact.com/6aa9b55a001/fbed4fd2-ca87-4030-93b8-5f2cd6a549fc.jpgENHANCE YOUR CAPITOL DAY EXPERIENCE !

Make an appointment to meet your legislator(s)

11:00 am - 12:30 pm on March 25th in Capitol Rm 310.

CALL THEM TODAYTHE EARLIER THE BETTER!

 

*INSTRUCTIONS for making an appointment with your legislator(s) on Capitol Day*

There are two state legislators who represent you in Connecticut:

1) A CT House Representative

2) A State Senator

You can find out who they are and get their contact information HERE:

http://www.cga.ct.gov/asp/menu/CGAFindLeg.asp.

 

Call either or both (you will speak to their aide) and find out if they can meet briefly with you in Rm 310 on Capitol Day, between 11:00 am - 12:30 pm.

If there are others from your town coming, a group meeting may be more convenient.

 

Visit TEACH’s webpage Tips for Meeting with Your Legislator for additional tips and information –from what to say on the phone, to tips on conversation starters when you sit down. Don’t Delay - Call Today, and please don’t forget to preregister!

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!                                                                           

Volunteers are needed to help make this the best Capitol Day ever!  To volunteer, contact TEACH by e-mail at . with “volunteer” or “display in the subject line.     

                                                                                                                                 

 


TEACH -CT would like to thank  Classical Conversations for their generous financial support of CT Home Educators Capitol Day

 

 

Use the form below to register for TEACH-CT Capitol Day 2020.

    • For the purpose of identifying your legislative district

  • Remember to come back and finish registering for Capitol Day when you're done!

  • We will check into your current membership status and let you know what we find via the email address you entered on this form. Please give us a day or two to get back to you. In the meantime, don't forget to finish filling out this registration form and click Submit!

  • Please provide us with a count of who will be coming. This will help us plan accordingly for snacks and supplies. Your best guess is fine (we understand plans change).

    • 12 years and older

    • Under 12 years old

  • Anything else you would like us to know? Anything you had trouble finding on our website? Did this form give you any trouble?