(KCEN) -- Former Arizona Congressman Gabby Giffords is attending a private event in Newton, Conn. today.
According to Connecticut Gov. Dan Mallory's office, the event will be hosted at private residence.
Giffords survived a mass shooting two years ago. She was shot in the head at campaign event in Tucson, Ariz.
It left six people dead, including a nine-year-old girl.
Newtown is still reeling after last month's shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary.