MYSTIC, Conn. - Harnessing the power of Facebook Live and YouTube, the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center (DPNC) has not stopped providing public education programming since Connecticut entered into a coronavirus shutdown on March 20.

NEW LONDON, Conn--Monday, May 25 at 7 p.m. EST from the Virtual Concert Hall via Livestream, your United States Coast Guard Band presents “American Tribute.” This performance of previously recorded concert music is a panoply of inspiring Americana. With marches by John Philip Sousa and Henry…

BOSTON, Mass. – The New England Aquarium has launched two live web cameras, offering a glimpse at the dedicated animal care going on during its temporary public closure.

GALES FERRY, Conn. – The United Methodist (UM) Church of Gales Ferry’s UM Players is proud to present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “A Grand Night for Singing,” March 6 and 7 at 7:30 p.m.

MYSTIC, Conn. — Hartford HealthCare's Chase Family Movement Disorders Center will host "The Art of Movement," an exhibit of creative works by people living with Parkinson's Disease, in May in its new Mystic location. The exhibit is seeking works by people who have Parkinson's.

SEYMOUR, Conn. – Homegrown contemporary blues music takes the spotlight in March. Sixteen bands from all over the state are scheduled to take part in the Connecticut Band Blues Challenge 2020, the 25th annual blues talent search sponsored by the Connecticut Blues Society (CTBS). The competit…

NEW LONDON, Conn. - On Feb. 9 at 2 p.m., in Leamy Concert Hall, the Coast Guard Band joins forces with the U.S. Naval Academy Band from Annapolis, Md. to perform a free concert celebrating the tradition of America’s great military bands. Directors, Commander Adam Williamson of the U.S. Coast…

LEDYARD, Conn. – The Ledyard Libraries announce upcoming activities for kids ages 7-12. For more information, or to register, visit www.ledyard.lioninc.org/events, or call (860) 464-9912.

GROTON, Conn. — The Groton Public Library’s Winter Reading Program encourages busy adults to delight in the joy of books during the dark months of winter. Participants ages 18 and older can read and record books on our designated reading log through Feb. 29.

MYSTIC, Conn. - Mystic Seaport Museum will host its annual Ice Festival, Feb. 15 through 17. The event will be three days of winter activities in conjunction with the exhibition J.M.W. Turner: Watercolors from Tate, now on display in the Museum’s Collins Gallery.

GROTON, Conn. - Join the Mystic & Noank Library in welcoming and honoring Endre (Andy Sarkany), a Holocaust survivor, for a talk about his life's experiences, Feb. 4 from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the UCONN Avery Point Auditorium, 1084 Shennecossett Rd. in Groton. Sarkany was born in Budapest, …

NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Community Coalition for Children is delighted to partner with The Garde Arts Center to sponsor 200 free tickets to “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. In order to help children thrive, Mr. Rogers also helped their parents meet the challenges in th…

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. - The Music Program at Eastern Connecticut State University will present a variety of musical performances this January and February, ranging from an interactive historical performance to an aural-visual collaboration between music and art. All events will be held in the F…

MYSTIC, Conn. - Join us for a gallery reception in the Mystic & Noank Library’s Ames Room, Feb. 6 from 6 to 7 p.m., with staff from the Indian & Colonial Research Center located in Old Mystic. They will introduce attendees to the research center, the work it does, its history, unique…

GROTON, Conn. - Fairview's Art of Chocolate, presented by Groton Utilities will celebrate its 6th anniversary on Sunday, Jan. 26. The event will be held, snow or shine, at the Mystic Marriott from 1 to 3 p.m., in hopes of raising funds to support Fairview’s unrestricted annual fund. Come sam…

MYSTIC, Conn. - Join the Mystic & Noank Library in welcoming and honoring their guest Endre (Andy Sarkany), a Holocaust survivor, for a talk about his life's experiences, Feb. 4 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sarkany was born in Budapest, Hungary, and the building in which he lived was located insi…

MYSTIC, Conn. — In conjunction with the exhibition “J.M.W. Turner: Watercolors from Tate,” now on display on the Museum’s Collins Gallery, Mystic Seaport Museum is hosting “Tea with Turner,” a weekly lecture series that features a lineup of prominent speakers who will explore the iconic arti…

GROTON, Conn. - The Groton Public Library offers events and programs for teens every month. For more information, or to register, call (860) 441-6750.

NEW LONDON, Conn. - The 2020 portion of the ECSO’s 19-20 season kicks off Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m., with a non-traditional pairing: The New London Big Band on the stage for the first time with the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra (ECSO). Continuing the celebration of Music Director and Cond…

NEW LONDON, Conn. - On Jan. 22, at 7 p.m. in Leamy Concert Hall, the United States Coast Guard Band presents “A New Morning for the World,” a free performance highlighting the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrating Coast Guard history, the music of Duke Ellington, Scott Joplin, an…

MYSTIC, Conn. – The Mystic & Noank Library is introducing a new book club that asks the question, "What makes a good book good?" And we'll be asking it with books you can't yet get on shelves anywhere. Advanced Reader Copies (ARCs) get sent from publishers to book sellers, librarians, ac…

LEDYARD, Conn. – The Ledyard libraries announce upcoming activities and programs. For more information, call (860) 464-9912; register online at ledyard.lioninc.org.

GROTON, Conn. - The Circle of Friends of the Groton Public Library is a dedicated group of people of all ages who believe that an excellent library is essential to a community. Circle of Friends members work to promote and assist the Groton Public Library through advocacy, fundraising and pr…

GROTON, Conn. - The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton is now taking registration for their Wonderful Winter Story Time, a story program for children ages birth through age 5, with a caregiver. Story Time meets every Monday at 10:30 a.m., beginning Jan. 6, and running through March …

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GROTON, Conn. – Naval Submarine Base (SUBASE) New London celebrated the beginning of the holiday season with its annual Winter Wonderland which featured its customary Christmas tree lighting and a visit by Santa Clause, Dec. 6.

GROTON, Conn. - The Bill Memorial Library invites children in grades 1 through 5 to their final art program in a monthly series presented by the Lyman Allyn Art Museum. On Dec. 14 from 2 to 3 p.m., Sophia Gipstein from the Lyman Allyn Art Museum will lead kids in a project based on the book …