Community Bulletin Board
- Love a Lilac
- Improving Air Quality
- What's Happening in Waterbury and Beyond
- TURN to a Historian at the Litchfield Historical Society
- A Night at the Boys and Girls Club
- Call for Hall of Fame Nominations
- President Trump Signs Two Esty-Authored Bills
- Safety Classes at Railroad Museum
- College Scholarship Opportunities
- Take Your Child to the Library Day
- Markley and Zupkus Town Hall Meeting
- Click It Or Ticket Enforced Over Holiday Season
The Mattatuck Museum will feature the ever-popular Claudia Hughes performing with fellow vocalist Bob Hughes and the Mark Templeton Trio at the First Thursday event on April 4, 2013 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. All are invited to come and enjoy a lovely evening of Jazz at the Mattatuck.
Claudia and Bob Hughes
Several Waterbury-based arts organizations have been awarded a state grant . Seven Angels Theatre, Shakesperience Productions, The Mattatuck Museum Arts and History Center and the Waterbury Symphony Orchestra will each receive grants from the Connecticut Arts Endowment.
A team of Quinnipiac University diagnostic imaging professors will x-ray the remains of Fortune, an African-American man who was enslaved by a Waterbury bone surgeon in the 1700s, to help determine how he died. The x-raying will be done on Monday, March 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Center for Anthropological Research, Room 108 of the Clarice L. Buckman Center on Quinnipiac’s Mount Carmel Campus. The project is being done in collaboration with the Mattatuck Museum, where Fortune has been the subject of an exhibit since 2003.
Join the Mattatuck Museum for the Opening Reception of two exciting exhibitions on Sunday, March 3, 2013 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Contemporary realist painter Eric Forstmann moves effortlessly between still life painting and depictions of the landscape in his solo-show, Everything/Nothing: Paintings by Eric Forstmann and the realism and honesty of American printmaking in the first half of the 20th century is explored in American Master Prints from the Collection of Dr. Dorrance Kelly.
Mattatuck Museum transports you back to the era of the Great Depression with Stars and Bars, a 1938 living newspaper play by Ward Courtney and the Negro Unit of the Connecticut Federal Theatre on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. The reading is performed by the Working Actors Collective and directed by CPTV’s Ed Wierzbicki.
Join the Mattatuck Museum as they celebrate 100 years of presenting art with a lecture by Museum Curator, Dr. Cynthia Roznoy on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.