Rus’, Ukraine, Moscovia, Rossia: Historical Cartography in Times of War Wednesday, July 19, 5:00-7:00 pm, free with registration. Seating limited to 80. Presented by Dr. Denis Khotimsky, moderated by Dr. Svitlana Malykhina Map collector and an independent scholar in the history of cartography, Dr. Denis Khotimsky will share his insights and knowledge of antique maps […]
Enjoy free admission to the Museum on the first Sunday of each month courtesy of the Nypro Foundation.
Music of Mexico with Fiesta del Norte Tuesday, September 5, 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Free! Part of the Clinton Parks and Recreation's Annual Summer Concert Series. This concert highlights Mexican culture through the living tradition of mariachi with Fiesta del Norte, Connecticut’s first mariachi band. Their repertoire of traditional Mexican folk and popular music spans […]
The Secret World of Medieval Iconographers Saturday, September 9, 5:00 - 7:00 pm Examine the materials and techniques used by medieval icon painters. Learn about their recipes and secrets for painting icons and manuscripts that were handed down through generations, from master to apprentices. What were the religious practices to celebrate the graduation of apprentices […]
Virtual Contemporary Russian Literature Book Group Sunday, September 10, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Free. New members always welcome. This month's book is Offended Sensibilities by Alisa Ganieva. From political fictionalist Alisa Ganieva: a neo-noir portrait of a legal system in which everything is broken and no one is innocent. Offended Sensibilities chronicles a series of sudden […]