American Coaster Enthusiasts New England Regional Representative Rus Ozana (left) presented a plaque to Quassy Amusement and Waterpark President Eric Anderson Saturday, June 8 at the Allan Herschell Little Dipper roller coaster in recognition of the park’s “commitment to maintaining and preserving” the ride. Since opening in 1952 it is estimated that more than 10 million guests have enjoyed the coaster.

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Chime In! Music With a Mission will join the Reykjanesbaer Music School Handbell Choir from Iceland for an international handbell concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at First Church of Bethlehem, 21 Main St. South, Bethlehem. The Reykjanesbaer Music School is a conservatory for students who wish to pursue a career in music. The youth in the handbell choir have been ringing publicly and privately in Iceland and abroad since 2012. They perform annually with the Icelandic Symphony and have toured internationally in the U.S. and Canada. The concert is open to the public. Donations will be …

MIDDLEBURY — Quassy Amusement and Waterpark will host 3-D fireworks at 10:15 p.m. Thursday, July 4, over Lake Quassapaug, 2132 Middlebury Rd. Special 3-D fireworks viewing glasses will be sold for $1 to benefit Make-a-Wish Connecticut. The glasses will be on sale starting in the afternoon until they are sold out.