GROTON, Conn. - The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites children entering grades 1-5 to a virtual monster cartooning workshop with Jason Deeble, Oct. 21 at 4 p.m. Learn to draw spooky monsters just in time for Halloween! This event is free and registration is required. Call t…

MYSTIC, Conn. — Mystic Seaport Museum celebrates fall and Halloween this year with Halloween Happenings, three family-friendly events spread over eight days, with the highlight being a Jack-o-Lantern Walk through the Museum grounds.

MYSTIC, Conn. – The Mystic & Noank Library announces upcoming programs offered virtually. You must call or visit the website, www.mysticnoanklibrary.org to register for these programs. You can find more resources, technology tutorials, and assistance on the Mystic & Noank Library's w…

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Naval Submarine School Sailors carry fence parts as they help Naval Submarine Base (SUBASE) New London Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) personnel assemble a movie screen on the base sporting field, Aug. 14. SUBASE New London MWR put together a drive-in movie theater for a showing of “The…

MYSTIC, Conn. - Mystic Aquarium recently announced its annual Run/Walk for the Penguins fundraiser would go virtual in 2020. Not only will the new format allow the Aquarium’s community to continue its support of penguin conservation safely but also in fun and unique new ways. From adding a 1…

MYSTIC, Conn. — In association with its new exhibition, A Way with Wood: Celebrating Craft, Mystic Seaport Museum will host Woodcraft Weekend Aug. 29 and 30. Independent craftspeople and woodworkers will be spread throughout the Museum grounds displaying their projects and products, and prov…

MYSTIC, Conn. – The Mystic & Noank Library announces upcoming programs offered virtually. You must call or visit the website, www.mysticnoanklibrary.org to register for these programs. You can find more resources, technology tutorials, and assistance on the Mystic & Noank Library's w…

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. - The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, “the Kate”, is pleased to announce a “Saturday Cinema” series featuring blockbuster films to be enjoyed in a physically distanced and safe environment beginning Aug. 8. The Kate is following guidelines issued by the Connecticu…

MYSTIC, Conn. - The Mystic & Noank Library continues to offer digital programs for all ages. These are online events. You must register on our website, www.mysticnoanklibrary.org, to attend this program. To protect the security of the meeting, the zoom join link will be provided to parti…

NEW LONDON, Conn. – On Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. EDT from the Virtual Concert Hall via Livestream, your United States Coast Guard Band celebrates the 230-year legacy of the Coast Guard. This performance of previously recorded material honors the ethos of the Coast Guard with Americana at its finest. …

TRUMBULL, Conn. – Buttonwood Farm is safely hosting their 17th annual Make-A-Wish® Connecticut's Sunflowers for Wishes fundraiser, July 25 through Aug. 2.

GROTON, Conn. — The Groton Public Library is offering programs in July and August. For more information about library programs or services, call (860) 441-6750 or visit grotonpl.org. The Groton Public Library is located at 52 Newtown Road in Groton. All programs hosted by the Groton Public L…

GROTON, Conn. — The Alexey von Schlippe Gallery at UConn, Avery Point is proud to announce its summer art exhibition: “Open Air: An Exhibition of Sculpture and Installation Art.” The exhibition was developed as a response to this unusual time of limited public activity. Open Air has two comp…

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MYSTIC, Conn. - The Mystic & Noank Library continues to offer digital programs via Zoom. For more information, call (860) 536-7721 or visit the website. These are online events.You must register at, www.mysticnoanklibrary.org, to attend this program.To protect the security of the meeting…

GROTON, Conn. - The Bill Memorial Library invites families to get outside and enjoy the beautiful grounds of the library by following our StoryWalk®. This special outdoor presentation features two fun stories to share together; when you finish one story, turn around and follow the signs in r…

MYSTIC, Conn. — Mystic Seaport Museum opened a new exhibition, “A Way with Wood: Celebrating Craft,” July 3.The show will introduce visitors to the many ways people transform one of nature’s most malleable materials to objects of utility, art, and beauty. It will be on display in the Thompso…

NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Thames River Heritage Park’s hop-on hop-off water taxi launched its fifth season June 19, with new protocols, a new schedule, and new themed tours providing visitors and local residents a safe opportunity to enjoy fresh air, cool breezes, and summer family fun.

MYSTIC, Conn. - With health and safety as the priority, Mystic Aquarium will offer onsite summer camp adventures for children entering grades 1-6 with protocols in accordance with the State of Connecticut guidance. With weekly session beginning June 29, Mystic Aquarium’s camps offer outdoor …

NEW LONDON, Conn. - On June 21 at 7 p.m. EST from the Virtual Concert Hall via Livestream, your United States Coast Guard Band takes you on “An Epic Journey.” This performance of previously recorded concert music is packed with dramatic works by John Williams, Johan de Meij, Kenneth Fuchs, a…

MYSTIC, Conn. - Great news! Although we are not yet able to welcome the public back into the Mystic & Noank Library (MNL) building, patrons are now able to place holds on materials for pick-up outside the library entryway.

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.