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CT Valley Agricultural Museum Launch

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Scott Baecker (CRIS Radio), Jason Ellsworth (CRIS listener and volunteer) and James Daniels (President, Windsor Lions).
Photo of speakers at the museum opening, including James Daniels (left).

Thanks to sponsorships from the Windsor Lions Club and museum friends, CRISAccess has become a key accessibility tool for visitors of the Connecticut Valley Agricultural Museum in Windsor.

CRISAccess allows museum visitors with reading disabilities to listen to exhibits and signage using QR codes. This allows users to listen to narrations on their smart device.

For more information about these programs, click the links below:

Golf in the Books: Best Ever!

The 20th CRIS Golf Classic is in the books: the record books.  More sponsors, more golfers, more fun.  The middle of October provided perfect golf weather for 101 CRIS superstars. Proceeds help CRIS offer its service at no cost to people living in the community … Continue Reading ››

Volunteers @ Governor’s Mansion

Bob McAllisterVolunteers from around the state came together on September 19, braving forecasts of Hurricane Jose, to celebrate their dedication to Connecticut's only radio reading service for people with disabilities. Volunteers with 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of service were honored.

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CRIS Feeds @ St. Francis Hospital

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CRIS launched two of its internet streams at St. Francis Hospital, making the CRIS Radio and CRIS en Español available to every patient in the hospital over their bedside cable system.

Classic Day, Classic Golf, Classic CRIS

Title Sponsor: New Country Motor Cars Hartford

0016CRIS Radio's 19th Annual Golf Classic was played at Tunxis Plantation  on October 5. A perfect day of golf was had by the 88-strong field, old friends and new.  Thanks to emcee Scot Haney, title sponsor Tim Parker and New Country Auto, all of our sponsors, golfers, volunteers and the staff at Tunxis Plantation.  Looking forward to seeing everyone next year for the 20th Classic!

More pictures to follow soon both here and on the CRIS Facebook Page.