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USO DANCE NOV. 18 AT HCC

TO COLLECT GOODS FOR TROOPS
 
FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC

BRIDGEPORT—Students at Housatonic Community college are holding a USO dance Wednesday, Nov. 18 to collect goods for U.S. troops.

Attendees are encouraged dress for the theme, either by dressing as their favorite 1940s pinup or as a member of the Armed Forces.

While the event is free and open to the public, attendees are encouraged to bring goods for the soldiers. Items sought include travel sized: toothpaste, toothbrushes, dental floss, razors, chap stick, foot powder, deodorants, alcohol-free moist wipes, shampoo, alcohol-free mouth wash, sunscreen, and skin moisturizer.  

Also, snacks such as  beef jerky, granola bars, cookies, gum, hard candy, tuna snack kits, lollipops, tea bags, coffee singles, and crystal lite are being sought, as well as other items such as music CDs, nerf toys, pens, pencils, stationery, envelopes, and global phone cards. The dance, sponsored by the Student Senate and the Community Action Network (CAN), will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Events Center in Beacon Hall.

HCC is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in downtown Bridgeport, less than 150 yards off I-95 (Exit 27) and Rte. 8 (Exit 1), a block from the Arena at Harbor Yard