Community Bulletin Board
- UNICO Scholarship Awards Dinner, May 28
- Post University partners with Masonicare
- Crosby H.S. in CT Innovation Exposition
- Award Winning Musical, Jersey Boys, at Palace
- CT Law Firm Joins Driver Safety Campaign
- Farm Viability Grant for Brass City Harvest
- State Grant to Revitalize Vacant Parcels
- Gallery Tour at Museum~ April 23
- Palace Theater Announces May Line-Up
- Rep. Cuevas appointed to M.O.R.E. Committee
- Annual Arts Show in Naugatuck
- Fulton Park Clean-up And Restoration April 21
American Master Prints from the Collection of Dr. Dorrance Kelly
The Mattatuck Museum welcomes Robert K. Newman, gallerist and print expert at The Old Print Shop, New York for a gallery tour and demonstration on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 5:30 p.m.
Join the Mattatuck Museum for Cinema Spring beginning with a screening of Home of the Brave: When Southbury Said ‘No’ to the Nazis on Sunday, April 28, 2013 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. The movie will conclude with a discussion featuring filmmaker Scott Sniffen and others in the documentary including Rev. Shannon Rye Wall from the South Britain Congregational Church.
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.
Join the Mattatuck Museum for All Jazz First Thursday on February 7 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. featuring Earl MacDonald & The Creative Opportunity Workshop.
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.