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June 2018

Paddle Rental Program

June 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - October 8, 2019 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St.Essex06426United States + Google Map
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Paddle Program CRM’s Paddle Explorations Program opens for the season on June 16th and will run through October 8th.  Rent a canoe, kayak, or paddleboard and get out on the River on a self guided tour!  Paddlers are provided with a boat, paddles, PFD, and chart showing the local environs.  Rentals are available by reservation Thursday through Monday, in two hour increments.  Please call the Museum’s front desk (860-767-8269 ext.110) to make a reservation. June: Saturday and Sunday July &…

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July 2018

The History of Westport in 100 Objects

July 23, 2018 @ 12:00 am - May 1, 2019 @ 12:00 am EDT
Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery PlaceWestport06880United States
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This interactive exhibit tells 300-year story of the town of Westport.

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October 2018

History Is…

October 6, 2018 @ 8:00 am - September 7, 2019 @ 5:00 pm EDT
47 Strickland Rd., Greenwich, CT, United States, 47 Strickland Rd
Cos Cob,CTUnited States
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History Is..., Oct. 6 through Sept. 7, 2019, Greenwich Historical Society, 47 Strickland Road, Cos Cob. The newly reimagined Greenwich Historical Society Museum and campus connects visitors to the town's past and American Impressionist Art Colony. Info:greenwichhistory.org.

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The Socrates Annual

October 7, 2018 - March 10, 2019
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Featuring School of Art Alumni ANTONE KÖNST '14 and VIRGINIA LEE MONTGOMERY '16 32-01 Vernon Boulevard / Long Island City, NY 11106. Our main entrance is located at the intersection of Vernon Boulevard and Broadway. You can also enter through the gate at the north end of the Park on Vernon Boulevard.Each year Socrates presents an exhibition of new commissions made by artists awarded the Park’s Emerging Artist Fellowship. Conceived for the landscape and produced on-site in our outdoor studio…

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SASD & HCC Faculty Art and Design Exhibition

October 18, 2018 - November 3, 2019
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University of Bridgeport’s Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center at 84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport CT 06604Featuring ERICA WESSMANN '17.Faculty Exhibition 2018The Housatonic Community College & Shintaro Akatsu School of Design Faculty Exhibition 2018 offers a diverse exhibition chock full of work by full time faculty members and part time instructors from both institutions. Featuring: graphic design, Painting, photos, sculpture, video art, drawing, digital arts, typography, installation, illustration and renderings.

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Serve Harmony: Season Subscription

October 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - May 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm UTC-5
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Voce - New England’s Chamber Choir - is pleased to invite your support for its thirteenth season, entitled Serve Harmony. Under the direction of Mark Singleton, Voce has been applauded for its "tender warmth, exquisite nuance and enduring spirit" by the American Record Guide and recognized as “exemplifying choral performance at its finest” by National Medal of Arts recipient Morten Lauridsen. Performances included in the Season Subscription (please visit http://www.voceinc.org for location information): Unity - Choral Harmony Through The Ages - October…

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Selling Smoke: Tobacco Advertising and Anti-smoking Campaigns

October 29, 2018 - February 22, 2019
Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511, Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511 + Google Map
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For well over a century, the tobacco industry has been selling smoke in America and abroad: marketing the very idea of smoking with the slick and calculated use of celebrity testimonials, promises of health benefits, memorable slogans, promotional sweepstakes, and more. Selling Smoke exhibits a wide array of tobacco advertising alongside anti-smoking campaign materials, drawn from the William Van Duyn collection of magazine advertisements, ephemera, articles, and pamphlets related to tobacco and cigarette-smoking. Additional anti-smoking posters from the Medical Historical…

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November 2018

Exhibition, Sights and Sounds of Ancient Ritual

November 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - March 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm EST
Yale University Art Gallery BD182 https://map.yale.edu/place/building/YUAG? 1111 Chapel Street New Haven CT 06510, Yale University Art Gallery BD182 https://map.yale.edu/place/building/YUAG? 1111 Chapel Street New Haven CT 06510 + Google Map
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In the ancient world, religious rituals were multisensory experiences, filled with vibrantly colored representations of supernatural beings, resonant musical sounds, billowing clouds of incense, and the taste of food and drink. Sights and Sounds of Ancient Ritual considers the ways in which these rituals appealed to the senses through objects that would have drawn worshippers into closer proximity to divine forces. The exhibition brings together works from the Yale University Art Gallery and the Yale Babylonian Collection at the Yale…

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25th Annual Holiday Train Show

November 16, 2018 - February 19, 2019
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St.Essex06426United States + Google Map
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free-with-museum-admission

Holiday Train Show The magic returns to CRM with the 25th Annual Holiday Train Show.  This family-friendly exhibit, created by train artist Steve Cryan, features more trains, new scenery, and lots of surprises to be found in the fully operational 26-foot model train layout.  Visitors can also challenge themselves with the I-SPY scavenger hunt for objects hidden with the displays and throughout the exhibit gallery. Smaller visitors set can get hands-on at an American Flyer and Lionel Train layout designed for…

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25th Annual Holiday Train Show

November 16, 2018 @ 12:00 am - February 19, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St.Essex06426United States
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The magic returns to CRM with the 25th Annual Holiday Train Show.  This family-friendly exhibit, created by train artist Steve Cryan, features more trains, new scenery, and lots of surprises to be found in the fully operational 26-foot model train layout.  Visitors can also challenge themselves with the I-SPY scavenger hunt for objects hidden with the displays and throughout the exhibit gallery. Smaller visitors set can get hands-on at an American Flyer and Lionel Train layout designed for toddler size viewing.…

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The Dawn of Modern Medicine: Selections from the Medical Artifact Collection of M. Donald Blaufox, MD, PhD

November 24, 2018 @ 12:00 am - April 7, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST
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The Bruce Museum presents a thought-provoking examination of how far medical technology advanced across the 19th century – and how once-revolutionary concepts and instruments became commonplace.,The exhibition showcases approximately 100 artifacts from the collection of M. Donald Blaufox, MD, PhD, ranging from surgical tools to quack patent medicines to early x-ray tubes, telling the story of how various branches of diagnostic and therapeutic medicine evolved.,“, exhibition will open our visitors' eyes to the remarkable history of medical instruments,” says Dr.…

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December 2018

Pressed for Time: Botanical Collecting as Genteel Pastime or Scientific Pursuit?

December 1, 2018 @ 12:00 am - March 3, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST
Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr.Greenwich06830United States
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The Bruce Museum introduces visitors to the hobby and profession of plant collecting around the turn of the 19th century. Presented in the Bantle Lecture Gallery, , will be on view through March 3, 2019.,Starting in the 1820s, botanical collecting became a hugely popular outdoor activity for both amateurs and professionals. Plant collecting was an acceptable activity for women, children, and gentlemen alike. For decades, amateurs and academics respected each other as colleagues, publishing articles in the same journals, exchanging…

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Death in the Ice: The Mystery of the Franklin Expedition

December 1, 2018 @ 12:00 am - April 28, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST
Mystic Seaport Museum, 75 Greenmanville Ave.Mystic06355United States
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In 1845, Sir John Franklin led the Royal Navy's sturdiest two ships into the Arctic to great international acclaim. His mission: to discover a Northwest Passage to Asia. Franklin and his crew of 128 men were never heard from again. Thirty-seven expeditions were launched from several countries in a decades-long effort to discover the fate of Franklin's men. Tantalizing clues, including graves, provisions, Inuit tales, and a single handwritten note told a grim story, but the men and ships would…

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Arts and Eats Stroll

December 3, 2018 @ 12:00 am - May 31, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST
Main Street, Main StreetWillimantic06226United States
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Take a leisurely stroll from one end of Main Street and nearby streets to explore all things Willimantic. The Mill Museum, Garden on the Bridge, Garibaldi's Restaurant, murals depicting thread mill scenes from days gone by, remnants of these thread mills, art exhibits, foot bridges, and other restaurants! So many things to see!, 

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January 2019

Jae Ko: 漂流 Drift

January 5 @ 12:00 am - February 23 @ 12:00 am EST
66 Elm St., 66 Elm St.New Canaan06840United States
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is pleased to present ,, the artist's first solo exhibition at the gallery.   In addition to showcasing recent wall and free-standing sculpture, Ko will create a site-specific installation consisting of 50-60 industrial sized rolls of recycled paper.   The public is invited to witness the artist at work beginning January 3, and view the installation as it takes form. An opening reception will be held on January 5, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m.,Born in Korea, Ko grew up in Tokyo and was formally trained as…

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Pajama Party Brunch

January 6 @ 12:00 am - April 7 @ 12:00 am EST
Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd. Mashantucket, CT 06338MashantucketUnited States
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, the northeast's hottest pool party, presents the hottest way to start your Sunday. Throw on your PJ's and party at Centrale Fox Tower with drinks and a DJ!

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 12 @ 10:00 am - March 9 @ 11:00 am UTC+0
The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford,CT06105United States
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Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on…

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 12 @ 10:00 am - March 9 @ 11:00 am UTC+0
The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford,CT06105United States
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$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on…

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75th Annual Connecticut Artists Juried Exhibition

January 13 @ 12:00 am - March 15 @ 12:00 am EST
Slater Memorial Museum, 108 Crescent St.Norwich06360United States

The annual Connecticut Artists Juried Exhibition features paintings, drawings, mixed medias, sculpture, graphics, and photography by resident aritsts of Connecticut. Opening reception on January 13, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m.

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A Doll’s House, Part 2

January 17 @ 12:00 am - February 24 @ 12:00 am EST
TheaterWorks, 233 Pearl Street
Hartford,CT06103United States
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Nominated for 8 Tony Awards in 2017, including best new play, , is a whip-smart, contemporary comedy. Explore, in uproarious fashion, the emotional chaos that results when Nora Helmer (of Henrik Ibsen's classic) returns to the home from which she exited fifteen years earlier. Ibsen never could have imagined a Nora with as much humor and sharp wit.

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Associate Artist and Newly Elected Artists

January 18 @ 12:00 am - March 1 @ 12:00 am EST
Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St.Old Lyme06371United States
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This juried show is open to the Lyme Art Association's Associate Artists: members who are regular exhibitors but not yet Elected Artists. It is open to all mediums and subject matter, so visitors and buyers will see landscapes, sculpture, still lifes, and portraits. Work from the most recent inductees to Elected Artist will also be on display. All work is for sale.  Opening reception on January 27, from 2 p.m.-4 p.m.

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Creative Kids (Grades K-2)

January 19 @ 10:00 am - March 16 @ 11:00 am UTC+0
The 224 EcoSpace, 224 Farmington Avenue
Hartford,CT06105United States
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$135

Welcome to the basics of theatre! Children will be introduced to theatre through creative play. Exercises and games will focus on acting, storytelling, puppetry, music, and movement. A story will often be incorporated. In fact, most of the time the kiddos become the playwrights themselves! By the end of the class, students will be able to use their bodies and voices to start to create characters. While the emphasis of the class will focus on developing skills and not on…

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Masterpieces from the Museum of Cartoon Art

January 26 @ 12:00 am - April 20 @ 12:00 am EST
Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr.Greenwich06830United States
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Exhibit showcases more than 100 original works celebrating the history of this unique art form in America. Among the many items on display will be an early editorial cartoon by Thomas Nast, a spectacular , Sunday page by Hal Foster, and a witty , gag by Peter Arno, as well as classic ,, , and , comic strips.,Treasures from this rich and varied repository represent all of the cartoon genres, including comic strips, newspaper panels, comic books, editorial cartoons, magazine cartoons, caricature, illustration and animation. The artwork is on…

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February 2019

2019 Winter Wildlife Eagle Cruises

February 8 @ 12:00 am - March 18 @ 12:00 am EST
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St.Essex06426United States
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Bring your family and friends to e, has teamed up with the Connecticut River Museum for our winter cruises. In February and March ,, located in Essex., With this partnership, you not only get to enjoy the river and its wildlife from the water, but also the entire museum and their special , exhibit.,As the river, lakes and ponds to our north freeze, Eagles and others make their way to the lower Connecticut River for their favorite food – FISH.…

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HAVE A HEART FOR THE DOGS

February 9 @ 11:00 am - March 1 @ 5:00 am UTC-5
FUNKY STUFF the Collective LLC, 731 Main Street, in the Gallery on Main
Watertown,CT06795United States
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Here at funkystuff we love our furry friends!!!! Every February for the past several years we have collected food and pet supplies for the local animal control to help support thier efforts. This year we are contiuing our efforts by supporting Watertown animal control as well as a local charity called Mutts Mending Mankind. Muts Mending Mankind is a 501c charity the rescues dogs from shelters and rehablitate them to help our service men and women who suffer from PTSD.…

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Tiny Beautiful Things

February 13 - March 10
Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Dr, New Haven, CT 06511, USA, Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Dr, New Haven, CT 06511, USA + Google Map
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TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGSFEBRUARY 13 – MARCH 10, 2019OPEN CAPTIONED PERFORMANCE FEBRUARY 21 AT 8 PMBased on the Book by Cheryl StrayedAdapted for the Stage by Nia VardalosCo-Conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail and Nia VardalosDirected by Ken Rus SchmollRun Time: TBAThe Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre See website for showtimes. https://www.longwharf.org/tiny-beautiful-thingsABOUT THE SHOWThousands of people reach out to Sugar, an anonymous online advice columnist, seeking words of wisdom, honesty, and hope. It’s a lot to…

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The Bikinis a New Musical Beach Party

February 15 @ 12:00 am - March 16 @ 12:00 am EST
Connecticut Cabaret Theatre, 31 Webster Square Rd. Berlin, CT 06037BerlinUnited States
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That girl group from the sixties everyone loves is bringing back the sun, fun and all the great songs with a show that promises to get everyone dancing in the aisles, The Bikinis, relive their heyday and beyond, in a nonstop celebration of songs. With hits like It's In His Kiss, Heat Wave, These Boots Are Made For Walkin', When Will I Be Loved, I'm Every Women, I Will Survive, It's Raining Men, and many more!

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“The Kings at Yale” : A Martin Luther King Exhibition

February 18
Sterling Memorial Library, New Haven, CT 06511, USA, Sterling Memorial Library, New Haven, CT 06511, USA + Google Map
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Where:Sterling Memorial LibrarymapThe Nave120 High Street, New Haven, CT 06511Description: The visits to Yale by Martin Luther King, Jr. (1959 and 1964) and Coretta Scott King (1969) are documented in Manuscripts and Archives in the Yale Library. Dr. King was invited to Yale in 1959 by an undergraduate lecture committee and spoke on “The Future of Integration.” He returned to Yale in 1964 to receive an honorary degree, along with Averell Harriman, Philip Jessup, Sargent Shriver Jr, Alfred Lunt, and…

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Tropical Vacation at the Peabody!

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA + Google Map
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Tropical Vacation at the Peabody!Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, 170 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511Saturday Feb. 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday Feb. 17, noon-4 p.m.; Monday Feb. 18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.$6-$13All agesShake off the winter chill and spend Presidents’ Day weekend at the Peabody on a trip to the tropics! Meet live animals! Taste exotic fruits! Discover the museum’s hidden collection of tropical wonders! In this family-friendly weekend at the Museum, you’ll excavate seashells and shark teeth, meet…

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Yale University Campus Tour

February 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
Yale University Visitor Center, 149 Elm St, New Haven, CT 06511, USA, Yale University Visitor Center, 149 Elm St, New Haven, CT 06511, USA + Google Map
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The Yale Visitors Center welcomes visitors and offers daily guided tours. Groups of 10 or more require a reservation. Architecture tours and foreign language tours are available for a fee by appointment. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Weekends: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tours: Mon.-Fri. 10:30 a.m. & 2:00 p.m., Weekends: 1:30 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving and Dec 23 - Jan 1.

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