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 …

The Friends of Fort Griswold will hold their fourth annual Open House and Bonfire at the Monument House Museum, Dec. 14.

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…

The 23rd annual LUNCH holiday show continues the third decade of this community event to benefit local social services, presenting "Christmas With the Super-Heroes."

The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra (ECSO) continues its 2019-20 season, Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m., with “Death & Transfiguration”, at the Garde Arts Center in New London.

Eastern Connecticut State University's Theatre Program will present "Our Town," Nov. 19 through 24, in the Proscenium Theatre of the Fine Arts Instructional Center.

MYSTIC, Conn. – The Mystic & Noank Library announces upcoming events and programs. For more information, call (860) 536-7721 or visit www.mysticnoanklibrary.org.

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. - Eastern Connecticut State University will host a variety of musical events this November, including faculty recitals, guest performances and ensemble works. All events will be held in the Fine Arts Instructional Center (FAIC). Admission is free and open to the public.

EAST HADDAM, Conn. - Goodspeed Musicals will be holding local Connecticut Equity auditions for its 2020 Goodspeed and Terris seasons, Nov. 10th starting at 10 a.m. in East Haddam, Conn. Goodspeed is seeking adult male and female actors.

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…