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
 

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Friends volunteers of all ages in period clothing, celebrating the 4th of July in the annual Canterbury parade.

Friends volunteers of all ages in period clothing, celebrating the 4th of July in the annual Canterbury parade.