Scott and Lisa Richardson and BSA Troop 5 of Brookfield and Troop 65 of Roxbury, Bridgewater and Washington announced the promotion of Connor James Richardson to the rank of Eagle Scout.

A ceremony with family and friends was held March 31.

Senator Richard Blumenthal also attended and presented Connor with a Senate Award of Special Recognition.

Connor’s Eagle service project was performed at The Institute for American Indian Studies Museum and Research Center in Washington.

Connor is a 2018 honors graduate of Shepaug High School.

He attends Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, N.Y., where he is pursuing a degree in liberal arts.

In addition to his studies, Connor volunteers each week for an after-school program in Yonkers, N.Y.

He also spends time playing drums as part of a contemporary church ensemble that performs at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Brookfield.