WYBC Park at the Park

WYBC Park at the Park

94.3 WYBC is saluting our great parks in the Elm City!

Keep an eye out for the WYBC Van and Street Team this fall as we park our van at different park each Thursday at 12 noon giving out prizes like concert tickets, Yale Football tickets or WYBC goodies! While supplies last!

See us at these parks!

  • Thursday 10/3 – East Shore Park on Woodward Avenue, 12-1p
  • Thursday 10/10 – Criscuolo Park on Chapel Street, 12-1p
  • Thursday 10/17 – Long Wharf on Long Wharf Drive, 12-1p
  • Thursday 10/24 – Quinnipiac River Park on Front Street, 12-1p
  • Thursday 10/31 – Trowbridge Square Park on Carlisle Street, 12-1p
  • Thursday 11/7 – Jocelyn Square Park on East Street, 12-1p
  • Thursday 11/14 – West River Memorial Park at 200 Derby Avenue, 12-1p
  • Thursday 11/21 – Wooster Square Park on Chapel Street, 12-1p

Social Media Manager

Connoisseur Media – Milford, CT

Job Type: Full-time

Posting Date: September 25, 2019

 

Connoisseur Media is seeking a creative individual to create content for our social media platforms across the radio station properties. The ideal candidate has a passion for music, pop culture, and local lifestyle content with an interest to join a creative and collaborative environment.

 

Responsibilities

– Day-to-day content creation including images and videos that will connect with the audience on social media.

– Brainstorm ideas for social to integrate with the on air product.

– Interact and engage with listeners and followers in real-time.

– Researching and schedule social influencer guests to collaborate with.

– Flexible schedule which may include early mornings, nights and weekends.

– Collaborate with sales, promotions, programming, and on-air teams to create a variety of content across the company’s platforms.

– Track metrics across the various social media platforms and reporting back to managers.

 

Qualifications/Requirements

– Strong organizational and planning skills.

– Good editorial judgment, writing skills, and basic knowledge of social media trends and practices.

– Ability to work independently, quickly and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

– Strong proficiency with photo resizing, audio and short-form video editing preferred.

– Comfortable working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment; must be a team player.

– Strong communication skills.

 

All interested candidates email resume to:  connoisseurctjobs@gmail.com

 

What We Offer:

  • Collaborative team environment.
  • Growth and training opportunities.
  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance package.
  • 401K.
  • Paid vacation & holidays.

Connoisseur Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Branford Rotary & YMCA Thanksgiving Day 5K

Branford Rotary & YMCA Thanksgiving Day 5K

Participate in a Thanksgiving Day tradition!

The Branford Rotary & YMCA 5K on Thanksgiving Day: Thursday November 28, 2019.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

The flat 5K begins and finishes at Walsh Intermediate School, 185 Damascus Road in Branford. The course is flat & fast traveling through Branford’s scenic Route 146 and Pine Orchard Golf Course.

The event features pre- and post-race party! Before you begin your Thanksgiving Day meal, enjoy kids activities, music, and warm down with cider, chowder and more.

 

Schedule

7:30am: Registration & Packet Pick-Up Open

8:00am: Kids Activities Begin

9:00am: Kids Fun Run Start

9:10am: 5K Start

9:40am: Post-Race Party Begins!

10:10am: Awards ceremony

 

Help raise thousands of dollars for the Soundview Family YMCA and Branford Rotary Club. To learn more about becoming a sponsor, click here or contact John Bysiewicz at (203) 481-5933 or john@jbsports.com

Hot Coco 5K & Kids Fun Run

Hot Coco 5K & Kids Fun Run

Abilities Without Boundaries hosts its ELEVENTH ANNUAL HOT COCO 5K, KIDS FUN RUN and 1-MILE WALK on Saturday November 16th at Norton Elementary School, 414 North Brooksvale Road in Cheshire!

Almost 1,000 runners participated in the 2018 race with thousands of people in the crowd meeting our sponsors, and of course sipping on our delicious Hot COCO!

Runners REGISTER Here: JB Sports. Fundraise $100 and get a FREE registration.

In addition to the 5K and Kid’s Fun Run, there will be a 1 mile walk through nearby Cheshire residential neighborhoods. Now everybody can enjoy our fun fundraiser and help contribute to help adults with disabilities in Cheshire and surrounding towns.

Your support is not only essential to this signature event, but necessary to the overall success of the organization that has been serving the community by providing services to individuals with varying disabilities since 1978! Please ask your friends and family to sponsor you. Fundraise $100 or more and get a FREE registration.

Sponsors are very important to the effort. Visit the Sponsorship Page to learn more.

All proceeds from this event directly support Abilities Without Boundaries in its mission to empower individuals with disabilities by giving them the opportunity to succeed in social and vocational pursuits within a safe, nurturing environment.

Awards, prizes to top finishers, tee-shirts and more. For more race details, schedule, map and more, to register online or to download a registration form you can send by mail, please visit the race organizer JB Sports.

Enter to win: Lunch at Ricky D’s Rib Shack

Enter to win: Lunch at Ricky D’s Rib Shack

WYBC and Ricky D’s Rib Shack want to treat you to a free lunch with Darryl Huckaby from the WYBC Workforce!

Enter to win a delicious lunch for you and a guest at Ricky D’s Rib Shack, 302 Winchester Avenue in New Haven. Each month we’ll randomly draw 3 winners and their guests to have lunch with Darryl at Ricky D’s Rib Shack!

 

Commissioned at Toyota Oakdale Theatre

Commissioned at Toyota Oakdale Theatre

94.3 WYBC presents the Commissioned: Reunion Experience “An All White Affair” at The Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Thursday November 21st at 7:30pm.

Featuring Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, Keith Staten, Mitch Jones, Karl Reid, Michael Brooks and Michael Williams.

Tickets on sale now at www.oakdale.com.

Enter to win: Commissioned at Toyota Oakdale Theatre

Enter to win: Commissioned at Toyota Oakdale Theatre

94.3 WYBC presents the Commissioned: Reunion Experience “An All White Affair” at The Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Thursday November 21st at 7:30pm. Featuring Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, Keith Staten, Mitch Jones, Karl Reid, Michael Brooks and Michael Williams.

Tickets on sale now at www.oakdale.com.

Enter to win a pair of tickets!

Win tickets: Yale Football

Win tickets: Yale Football

Yale Football has been a New Haven tradition for nearly 150 years! This year Yale is gearing up for another exciting season as they’re picked to win the Ivy League Championship!

Keep listening to 94.3 WYBC this fall for your chance to win tickets to a Yale game at the historic Yale Bowl!

 

2019 Yale Football Home Schedule

  • Saturday September 21st – Yale vs Holy Cross
  • Saturday September 28th – Yale vs Cornell
  • Saturday October 5th – Yale vs Fordham
  • Saturday October 26th – Yale vs Penn
  • Saturday November 2nd – Yale vs Columbia
  • Saturday November 23rd – Yale vs Harvard

For tickets and parking info visit www.yalebulldogs.com.

Go Yale!

 

Be sure to check out DPERV’S T.O.P. BBQ in the Hospitality Village at each Yale home game this fall!

DPERV’S T.O.P. BBQ, 1531 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden

 

The Fall Jazz Series at Southern’s Lyman Center

The Fall Jazz Series at Southern’s Lyman Center

The Fall Jazz Series at The Lyman Center at Southern Connecticut State University is BACK!
  • JONATHAN BUTLER & KIRK WHALUM “Summer Groove Tour”
    Friday, September 27 – 8:00 p.m.
  • INCOGNITO “40th Anniversary Tour”
    Saturday, October 26 – 8:00 p.m.
  • KIM WATERS featuring KAYLA WATERS
    Saturday, November 23 – 8:00 p.m.
  • NORMAN BROWN’S JOYOUS CHRISTMAS
    NORMAN BROWN, BOBBY CALDWELL and MARION MEADOWS
    Saturday, December 14 – 8:00 p.m.
Keep listening to 94.3 WYBC for chances to win tickets to each show!