Calendar of Events

Jun
1
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Jun 1 – Aug 19 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Jun
15
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Jun 15 – Sep 2 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Jun
29
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Jun 29 – Sep 16 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Jul
13
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Jul 13 – Sep 30 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Jul
27
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Jul 27 – Oct 14 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Aug
3
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Aug 3 – Oct 21 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Aug
10
Fri
Vacation Time @ University of Saint Joseph
Aug 10 – Oct 28 all-day

Vacation Time

June 1 – August 19

Drawn primarily from the Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition is the ultimate staycation. Visit the cathedrals of France, the canals of Venice, and the markets of Morocco without ever leaving Connecticut.

Image: Edward Dufner (1872-1957). Vacation Time. Watercolor. Bequest of the Reverend John J. Kelley, 1966.

 

 

Aug
17
Fri
Yoga in the Garden at Weir Farm National Historic Site @ Weir Farm NHS
Aug 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Introducing Yoga in the Garden at Weir Farm National Historic Site! Join us every other Friday evening to unwind, renew and reconnect to nature in the beauty and serenity of Weir Farm National Historic Site’s stunning gardens. This bi-weekly outdoor yoga series is part of the park’s Healthy Parks Healthy People program and is the perfect way to end your week!

Experience how the park can improve your physical and mental well being with yoga instructor Suzan Converse. Suzan has been practicing yoga for almost 40 years. When she discovered Amrit Yoga she knew that she wanted to devote her life to this unique yoga practice. Amrit Yoga is a meditative practice intended to still the mind as well as give you maximum physical benefits. She has a 400 hr certification as well as over 100 hrs training in Yoga for Back Care and Scoliosis. Suzan is able to teach to every student regardless of their level with modifications as needed. She also is a Thai Massage practitioner trained in Thailand 30 years ago. Suzan’s intention is to reach as many people as she can to reveal the inherent peace that is naturally within each of us.

No Registration Required! Just bring your yoga mat and water bottle! 

 

Aug
18
Sat
Third Saturdays @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Visit The Aldrich for FREE the Third Saturday of each month! See the latest in contemporary art and participate in family-friendly art-making workshops in The Studio.

 

Family Workshop: Back to School!

10 am to 12 noon; children ages 2 to 5

1 to 3 pm; children ages 6 to 10

Enjoy the last few weeks of summer as we get ready to head back to school! Create your own notebook covers, bring pencil cases or locker décor to embellish, or create your own journal to keep yourself organized.

Aug
20
Mon
Afternoon Studios: Fantastic Color Fields @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Create on canvas with big, bold blocks of color! Explore how different colors evoke a variety of emotions, inspired by artists like Mark Rothko and Barnett Newman. All ages