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Opera From the Porch – Presented by Opera Connecticut

PURCHASE TICKETS Opera Connecticut returns to Hill-Stead with its cadre of talented sopranos, tenors, mezzos, and basses, for an evening of favorite selections from operas old and new.  Opera Connecticut believes in enriching our community by offering high quality, affordable live opera performances while providing opportunities for emerging local artists. Please check back for details […]

Eric Mintel Quartet

Eric Mintel Quartet Returns to Hill-Stead! The renowned quartet will pay tribute to Dave Brubeck and more, featuring Eric Mintel on the piano, Nelson Hill on the sax, Dave Mohn on the drums and Jack Hegyi on the bass. More information about the evening’s programming will be available closer to the date of the event. […]

INTRO TO CERAMICS: THROWING TECHNIQUES [Wednesdays, June 5 – July 24th]

Instructor: Aaron Flynn Wednesdays, June 5, 12, 19, 26 & July 3, 10, 17, 24, 2024 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM Members: $360   Non-Members: $400 Experience the thrill of wheel throwing in this beginner-level ceramics workshop. Learn how to center clay and throw foundational forms. The instructor will demonstrate each stage of the throwing […]

Five Points Art Center

Mushroom Identification with The Three Foragers

Are you mystified by mushrooms? Flustered by fungi? Don’t be! There are some amazing edible fungi in Connecticut, including Oysters, Chanterelles, and the well-known Chicken of the Woods. Join The Three Foragers as they share some of the secrets of the fungal world and teach you how to safely identify wild mushrooms using various available […]

Knobloch Family Farmhouse, 151 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

Teen Art Studio

Every second Saturday, young artists expand their knowledge of the visual arts and try their hand at varied mediums (e.g., drawing, painting, sculpture, fashion, photography). It’s a special time and space just for teen artists where they can steadily build their portfolios and embark on a collective artistic journey in a relaxed, sociable studio environment, […]

American Mural Project

Spring Foraging Walk with The Three Foragers

Discover some of the edible native plants, berries, and fungi that grow in our area during spring. Learn about plant identification, how to harvest, and even some recipes to prepare your finds. After discussing proper identification, The Three Foragers will lead participants on a hike to find some of these items growing in the wild. […]

Knobloch Family Farmhouse, 151 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

Juneteenth at Hill-Stead – Voices of Hartford Performance

Admission is free Pre-registration is requested REGiSTER Join us to celebrate Juneteenth! Hill-Stead is once again hosting this event as part of a month-long series of Juneteenth celebrations taking place throughout the region. Inspired by Juneteenth picnics, please join us for an evening of discovery and celebration featuring a musical performance by Voices of Hartford. […]

Animals for All: Heckscher Farm Open Evening

This free program is designed for neurodivergent participants who may experience better success with non-traditional program formats. Wednesday, June 12 6 — 7 pm All Ages Welcome Our Open Farm Evenings are designed for kids, adults and families who would benefit from the ability to explore and experience Heckscher Farm outside of a traditional programming […]

Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT, 06903, United States

Juneteenth at Hill-Stead – Lauren Horn Performance

Admission is free Pre-registration is requested REGiSTER Join us to celebrate Juneteenth! Hill-Stead is once again hosting this event as part of a month-long series of Juneteenth celebrations taking place throughout the region. Inspired by Juneteenth picnics, please join us for an evening of discovery and celebration featuring a dance performance by Lauren Horn. Lauren Horn is […]