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The Live Nativity


December 7 | 5:00-8:00pm 
Free Admission
Location: Salmon Brook Park, Granby

Every Christmas season, we invite the community to take part in this holiday tradition. Stop by any time during the event and enjoy it at your own pace. Follow the luminary path to the manger scene and reflect on the evening Christ was born. Characters and animals are real.

Complimentary refreshments provided.


To Volunteer at Live Nativity:



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South Park Inn


Transforming Lives

South Park Inn is an emergency shelter located in Hartford that provides a safe, temporary residence to individuals that are literally homeless The shelter welcomes individuals from all walks of life and has space to accommodate up to 85 men, women, and children every night. They are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, never closing our doors.

We partner with South Park to plan, purchase, prepare and serve dinner to residents once per quarter. You can get involved and help us make a difference. Various opportunities form financial donations to cover meal ingredients, planning, and shopping, preparing the meal and serving the meal. To learn more or to help, complete the form below.

Upcoming Meals:

  • Saturday, June 29
  • Monday, September 23
  • Wednesday, December 18

South Park Inn

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UA Serve

Contribute your strengths to change lives.

Valley Brook is engaged in outreach work in greater Hartford as part of the Urban Alliance network.

Urban Alliance initiatives are coordinated, long-term collaborations to increase the impact of local programs and services that are helping people achieve lasting change in their lives. 

YOU can make an impact through the Urban Alliance (UA) volunteer program, UAServe. You will be matched to meaningful opportunities that align with your talents, skills and interests and most importantly, help people in the greater Hartford community.

UAServe is an ongoing opportunity.

Get started here.