APRIL

Saturday April 9 2016 :: Ham and Bean Supper

What: Ham and Bean Supper
Sponsors: Canterbury Community Center Friends of Prudence Crandall Museum, Inc. and the Canterbury Lions Club
Where: Canterbury Community Center
When: Saturday April 9, 2016
Time: 4:30 – 7:00 pm

For Tickets Call: 860-546-7800 ext. 7 / 860-546-9507 or purchase at the door

download flyer here

 

MAY

Sunday, May 7 :: Friends of Prudence Crandall Museum, Inc.
Annual Meeting and Board of Directors Election

Where: Prudence Crandall Museum
When: Saturday May 7, 2016
Time: tbd

The Public is invited to attend.

 

Saturday, May 14 :: Docent Training at the Prudence Crandall Museum featuring Bev York from the Mill Museum

Where: Prudence Crandall Museum
When: Saturday, May 14
Time: 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
Download Document Here

 

Saturday, May 21 :: Docent Training at the Prudence Crandall Museum and Symposium Attendance

Where: Prudence Crandall Museum
When: Saturday, May 21
Time: 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
Download Document Here

$25 materials/Ticket fee

Saturday, May 21 :: Symposium Canterbury Community Center

No Small Courage
When: Saturday May 21st; 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Canterbury Community Center – 1 Municipal Drive, Canterbury, CT 06331
Topic: “Lives and Legacies: Prudence Crandall’s African-American Students, Part 2”.
Admission: $ 25.00 (Reservations: 860-546-7800 x7)

Download Program Flyer Here

Participants:

  • Afua P. Cooper, PhD, recipient of the 2015 Nova Scotia Human Rights Award
  • Robert P. Forbes, PhD, author of The Missouri Compromise and Its Aftermath: Slavery and the Meaning of America
  • Carla Peterson, PhD, Professor of English, University of Maryland, College Park, author of Black Gotham: A Family History of African Americans in 19th Century New York City
  • Robert P. Forbes, PhD, author of The Missouri Compromise and Its Aftermath: Slavery and the Meaning of America
  • Jennifer J. Rycenga, PhD, Professor of Humanities, Humanities Department, San José State University is currently working on a biography of Prudence Crandall

 

JUNE

Saturday June 11 :: Annual State Wide Museum Open House

Where: Prudence Crandall Museum
When: Saturday, June 11
Free Admission

 

SEPTEMBER

Saturday September 3 :: Prudence Crandall Day

When: 10:00 am- 4:00 pm

 

September 17 :: Old Home Day

Where: Canterbury Green
Time: 10:00 am- 4:00 pm

 

OCTOBER

Friday – Sunday 10/07/2016- 10/09/2016 :: Art Exhibit and Opening Reception

 
Friday – Sunday 10/07/2016- 10/09/2016 Art Exhibit in the John Carter House Opening
Reception Friday Oct 7, 5:00-7:00 pm.
Saturday October 8 and Sunday October 9 10:00 am- 4:00 pm

 

Sunday 10/09/2016 :: Archaeology Talk at the Prudence Crandall Museum

Time tbd