2019 Valley Community Index

The Valley Community Foundation has released the 2019 Valley Community Index.

Created in partnership w/DataHaven, the report reflects the most recent data collection to examine the social, economic & physical health of the Valley & builds upon the 2016 Community Index report. More…



Active Valley CT

This guide features low-cost and no-cost physical activity resources in the Lower Naugatuck Valley communities of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Oxford, Seymour, and Shelton.

Valley Area Playgrounds

Adults, Young Adults and Children of all ages are encouraged to view this comprehensive map of area playgrounds: 

Congratulations to Natalia Wyszkowski!


The Board of Directors of the Derby Public Library announced the 2020 recipient of its $500 Scholarship Award, given annually to a resident of Derby graduating from a public, private or parochial high school and accepted to an accredited college or technical school as a full-time student. This year’s winner is Natalia Wyszkowski who will be attending Yale University, majoring in Anthropology. In addition to the monetary prize, her name will be added to the Scholarship Prize Plaque located in the Teen Zone. Congratulations Natalia!


There’s always something happening at Derby Public Library for patrons of all ages.


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This programming is sponsored by the Jane C. and David B. Cohen Fund through the Valley Community Foundation in memory of David B. Cohen.