Horses and Hats event a success for Litchfield Aid
Declan Murphy shows off his dancing skills at the Horses and Hats in the Hills fundraiser held by the Litchfield Aid of the Connecticut Junior Republic. BZ photos
It was quite the evening at the Litchfield Inn on Saturday as the Litchfield Aid of the Connecticut Junior Republic held its Horses and Hats in the Hills fundraiser in conjunction with the Kentucky Derby. The event drew 170 supporters of CJR and raised $45,000 for the organization.
Hugh Schoelzel cut a dashing figure.
Jim Stedronsky with, from left, Ruthann Olsson, Mary Tavino and Nancy MacMillan-Stedronsky.
Jeannine Cooper, left, with Clifford Cooper and Eileen Litwin.
Paul Madore and Frank Fontana
Ron Leal with Martha Green, left, and Marla Patterson.
Peter and Mary Tavino
Cathy Fields and Nat Worden
Bibby Veerman and Joyce Briggs
Miles Borzilleri and Ken Merz
Ruthann Olsson and her first-place hat.
Local sports celebrity Brent Hawkins and his wife, Mary.