Civil Right’s Film Series: The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till

3546 1678 Asylum Ave, West Hartford

The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till is a groundbreaking documentary that led to the reopening of the historic murder case nearly 50 years later, in 2004. Nine years in the making, the film uncovers the truth behind the night of the 1955 murder of Emmett Louis Till, a 14 - year old Black Chicago […]

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Mandell JCC Book Festival In Your Living Room | A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to Stockholm

Virtual Event | To purchase tickets, visit: https://www.showclix.com/event/robert-lefkowitz-a-funny-thing/tag/mandell

In partnership with the JCC Literary Consortium, the Mandell JCC Book Festival In Your Living Room is a virtual series of author Zoom talks and Q&As. "A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to Stockholm" by Robert Lefkowitz, M.D. April 25 | 8:00 p.m. In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Correspondent Zoom Author Talk & […]

$6 – $36

Through The Eyes of Children

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Do The Write Thing helps children heal from violence of all types by challenging them to write about it. Each year over 90,000 middle school students across the USA write essays, and 50 make it into a book in the Library of Congress. These children will read excerpts from their essays, and the musicians will […]

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The Curve

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Iraqi composer and multi-instrumentalist Ameen Mokdad was trapped in hiding by ISIS for two years in his hometown of Mosul. During that time he wrote an extraordinary repertoire of powerful and emotional music. He arranged it later for string quartet, while he himself plays violin, various middle eastern percussion instruments, recites poetry, and sings. The […]

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Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Series (June 2021)

1255 370 Linwood St., New Britain

For 29 years, the Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Events have provided an opportunity to see rare, historic antique cars and to give back, as all proceeds go directly to programs that help children and families. On Saturday, June 19, from 9 AM to 2 PM, Klingberg will hold a safe alternative—a unique drive-thru event. Show cars […]

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Wings

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Permanent programs that build community through music education operate in tough circumstances all around the world. From the Music Moves Hartford Street Choir in the soup kitchens of Connecticut to the Light Orchestra on the streets of Mosul, Iraq, music is making meaningful change in lives around the world. Take a global flight with us […]

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