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The 2019 – 20 coronavirus pandemic is a pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The disease was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei, China in December 2019. www.Wikipedia.org

  • Disease: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19
  • Virus strain: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
  • First Case: December 1, 2019
  • Origin: Wuhan, Hubel, China
  • Symptoms: Symptoms may appear 2 -14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19: cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell
  • Incubation period: 1 -14 days
  • Mode of transmission: Human-to- human transmission via respiratory droplets
  • Prevention tips: Avoiding close contact with sick individuals; frequently washing hands with soap and water; not touching the eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands; and practicing good respiratory hygiene


Center for Disease Control: Coronavirus – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/global-covid-19/index.html

State of Connecticut – https://portal.ct.gov/coronavirus

City of Hartford – https://coronavirus.hartford.gov/

CDC Facilities COVID-19 Screening Form – https://www.cdc.gov/screening/paper-version.pdf

The West Indian Social Club of Hartford, Inc (WISC) COVID-19 Guidelines

WISC is following the guidelines from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the State of Connecticut Mandate Guidelines. 

As such, when you enter the facility, you must:

  • Wear your Mask 
  • Practice social distancing and cleaning protocols
  • Those with flu-like symptoms are not allowed at the facility for 14 days or less with a negative result COVID-19 test.
  • Please review the CDC Facilities COVID-19 Screening Form 

https://www.cdc.gov/screening/paper-version.pdf  to make sure that you are able to enter the facility. 

For rental of the Facility:

  • The facility is managed by the phase and guidelines mandated by the State of Connecticut and the City of Hartford.

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