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New Opening at Stockman Gallery

By at January 8, 2016 | 8:15 am |

New Opening at Stockman Gallery

“David Holzman: From the Book of Umm” opens with a reception on Wednesday, Jan. 20 from 5-7 p.m. at New Britain’s downtown Stockman Gallery 19 Chestnut Street. Holzman has shown his work extensively, but with this exhibition will be explicitly revealing the process that is at the heart of his art. Exhibition curator Melanie Carr remarked: “In working with more...

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DIY Glitter Tape!

By at December 24, 2015 | 8:45 am |

DIY Glitter Tape!

This is the perfect time of year for cards! With all the holidays, celebrations and winter birthdays and the continuing offer to come make a free card a day at Scraptivity for a Veteran you could become a card master in no time! This version is especially fun! You get to add glitter! What you need: Construction paper or cardstock Double stick tape Glue more...

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Christmas Marbled Wrapping Paper

By at December 18, 2015 | 8:45 am |

Christmas Marbled Wrapping Paper

After you do this activity with your family the newly created beautiful paper can be used as wrapping paper. Christmas Marbled Paper Shaving Cream Supplies: • Food Coloring • Water • Heavier Weight White Paper • Straight Edge • Paint Brush • Muffin Tin • Medicine Dropper • Spatula • Tooth Picks or Spoon for Stirring more...

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Main Street Singers Holiday Performance

By at December 11, 2015 | 9:00 am |

Main Street Singers Holiday Performance

The Main Street Singers will perform their annual Winter Concert Saturday, Dec. 12th at 4 p.m. at South Church, 90 Main St. The holiday themed program includes music by Arne Running, Linda Spevacek, and John Raymond Howell; among others. A free-will offering to benefit the MSS Financial Aid Fund will be received. A reception in the church parlor will follow the more...

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Music Series at South Church

By at October 30, 2015 | 10:30 am |

Music Series at South Church

On Sunday, Nov. 1 at 4 p.m., the Music Series at South Church, 90 Main St. will present The South Church Chamber Society with pianist David Westfall and the Johannes String Quartet. The Johannes Quartet consists of four outstanding musicians who pursue their love of the string quartet literature. These musicians include Soovin Kim, the first American to win the more...

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Rocky Horror Show Returns

By at October 23, 2015 | 10:15 am |

Rocky Horror Show Returns

The Phoenix Theater Company is bringing The Rocky Horror Show back to Trinity-On-Main in New Britain, Connecticut from October 16 to October 31. Come see the 40th anniversary of the movie spectacle! Sing and dance to the great music! Come dressed as your favorite character! Enjoy the wedding and the creation! Participation bags will be available. There will be nine more...

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Connecticut Theatre Company Presents Young Frankenstein

By at October 2, 2015 | 9:00 am |

Connecticut Theatre Company Presents Young Frankenstein

The hilarious musical comedy based on the classic Mel Brooks’ Film Young Frankenstein opens on Friday, Oct. 2nd at the Repertory Theatre in New Britain, home of Connecticut Theatre Company. Young Frankenstein tells the story of Dr. Frederick Frankenstein, who inherits his infamous grandfather’s estate in Transylvania. Soon after his arrival, he begins to recreate more...

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Garcia Project Coming to Trinity-on-Main in New Britain

By at September 3, 2015 | 6:00 pm |

Garcia Project Coming to Trinity-on-Main in New Britain

The Garcia Project a great cover band of The Grateful Dead’s great music is coming to Trinity-on-Main at 69 Main Street in New Britain on Friday, September 11 at 8 p.m. The opening band will be The Remnants. Tickets are $18 in advance and $20 at the door. The Garcia Project faithfully channels and projects the feelings, emotions and music that propelled the Jerry more...

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Summer Arts Showcase Features Area Youth Artwork

By at August 14, 2015 | 8:45 am |

Summer Arts Showcase Features Area Youth Artwork

A Summer Arts Showcase featuring a wide variety of diverse youth artwork ranging from photography to comic books to live improv and more will be the featured attraction at a free and open-to-the-public reception on Thursday, August 20, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the New Britain Museum of American Art. The exhibition, available for public viewing through Friday, August more...

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Vinyl Revolution Live at Trinity-on-Main

By at July 10, 2015 | 8:30 am |

Vinyl Revolution Live at Trinity-on-Main

On Saturday July 11th at 8 p.m., New England’s premier classic rock experience, Vinyl Revolution takes the Trinity-on-Main stage for a night of classic rock and roll. Take a journey back in time as Vinyl Revolution re-creates some of the most popular songs from the biggest bands of Rock’s greatest era with the best classic rock hits of the late 1960’s through more...

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