News & Events

Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – Jul 23 @ 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – Jul 24 @ 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – Jul 25 @ 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – Jul 23 @ 4:00 pm
10:00 am
SATURDAY, JULY 22 THROUGH SUNDAY, JULY 23 10AM – 4PM, 2-DAY WORKSHOP Start painting expressively to create a plate with a wide range of tonal washes and velvety black passages using batches of gritty glue... Read more »
Center for Contemporary Printmaking
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
11:30 am
Designed for families with children ages 6-10. These tours, led by a Museum educator,  provide an interactive, discussion-based exploration of the Museum’s current exhibitons. Free with admission; no registration required.
Bruce Museum
Jul 23 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
12:15 pm
Every Wed. and Sun. at 12:15pm join us in the Storehouse Gallery for a docent-led tour of our current exhibition. These informal, 20- to 30-minute docent-led gallery tours will focus on exhibition highlights, themes, and... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
1:00 pm
A drop-in program designed for children aged 4 and up and their families. In this program, participants will have the opportunity to craft fun and creative works of art inspired by the museum’s collections and... Read more »
Bruce Museum
1:00 pm
Why not make a painting this Sunday? Drop in at the Museum’s Education Center for a quick painting lesson before heading down to the river or out in the garden for an afternoon of plein-air painting. All... Read more »
Florence Griswold Museum
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Join a docent-led tour of the Center’s collections. Tours on Saturday will include a look at the Founder’s Room. Meet in the Entrance Court.
Yale Center for British Art
1:30 pm
Enjoy an afternoon at the movies with the experts! Movie screening followed by Q&A sessions with a scientist to explain what was right, what was wrong, and what was just confusing. Held in the Bantle... Read more »
Bruce Museum
2:00 pm
Part of the Morality Clause series, where the protagonists in the chosen films face challenges and life-altering decisions, forcing them to follow their own moral compass. HEDI Hedi, a young man with great dreams, is grappling with... Read more »
The Wadsworth Atheneum
2:30 pm
Written by Joan MacLeod   |   Directed by Ed Wierzbicki Fifteen year old Braidie knows that bullying is wrong, but her best friend persists in picking on Sophie, an innocent, awkward girl who just... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
9:00 am
Investigate the world of art in these fun and creative week-long sessions. Kids will explore the Museum’s galleries and work side-by-side with teaching artists using a variety of materials to express what art means to... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society Summer History and Art camp is held on the grounds of National Historic Landmark Bush-Holley Historic site and offers children in grade two through seven a highly interactive summer experience designed around the... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – Jul 28 @ 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm
10:00 am
High school students get the run down on what it takes to create an exhibition! Learn about selecting works, designing and researching a show, and work with our curatorial staff to create a month-long exhibition... Read more »
The Mattatuck Museum
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
10:30 am
Art Explorers Art Explorers with Suzy Balay Students learn to express their creativity using varied art methods and materials to create personal works of art inspired by Museum pieces. Explore a different area of the... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
11:00 am
Art Start for Preschoolers Art Start with Margaret Freedman This program helps caregivers and young children discover art together in the Museum. Listen to a story and then explore line, shape, color, and other elements... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
8:30 am
Summer Vacation Workshop Week 3 — TWO MUSEUMS IN ONE — Stanley Whitman House and Hill-Stead Museum! Summer Vacation Workshops promote the exploration of art and life, inside and out. Each week features hands-on activities where kids learn about... Read more »
Hill-Stead Museum
Jul 25 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society Summer History and Art camp is held on the grounds of National Historic Landmark Bush-Holley Historic site and offers children in grade two through seven a highly interactive summer experience designed around the... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
Jul 25 @ 9:30 am – Jul 29 @ 2:30 pm
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
9:30 am
The Greenwich Historical Society’s History and Art Summer Camp, based at Bush-Holley Historic Site, headquarters of the Greenwich Historical Society, is just the ticket. The camp offers a highly interactive, two-week experience designed to utilize... Read more »
Greenwich Historical Society
10:00 am
Learn to express your artistic self in a new medium! Using the iPad, enjoy a combination of in-depth technical and artist training. With artist Beth Lovell’s personalized instruction, you will gain practical hands-on experience while... Read more »
Yale Center for British Art
10:30 am
Art Adventures Mosaic Masterpieces with Sarah Segovia Glass artist Sarah Segovia returns to the NBMAA for another hands-on mosaic workshop! In this three-day session, students will learn about elements of line, color, and shape from... Read more »
New Britain Museum of American Art
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
11:00 am
For ages 2.5-5 with adult – Tuesday mornings @11:00 am & afternoons @1:00 pm.  Explore the museum collections and exhibitions through picture books and hands-on activities. Topics change weekly: Tuesday, June 20th: Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!... Read more »
Bruce Museum
11:00 am
The Center’s architecture and building conservation project are examined in this film, featuring original music by Martin Bresnick, Professor of Composition, Yale School of Music. (2016; not rated; 12 minutes)
Yale Center for British Art, Lecture Hall