Boys & Girls Club carnival continues through May 19

The annual spring carnival by the Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley will run through May 19 at Veterans Park (The Slab/Riverwalk) in downtown Shelton, its usual location.

Hours for the Coleman Bros. carnival will be:

— Monday to Friday, May 13 to 17, from 6-11 p.m.

— Saturday and Sunday, May 18 and 19, from noon–11 p.m.

Rides, games, fried dough

There will be carnival rides, games of chance, and attractions for the young and the young-at-heart. Candied apples, fried dough and other carnival fare will be available for purchase.

“Bring the family down for a day or night out,” organizers said.

A portion of carnival proceeds will go to support the Boys & Girls Clubs in Shelton and Ansonia.

Learn more about the local youth organization’s programs at