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January 2020


Read It & Sleep – “The Bossy Gallito” & Storyteller Liz Gruber

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE

READ IT & SLEEP, our monthly literacy event for kids, returns for 2020 with a very special evening! Charter Oak Cultural Center will be reading "The Bossy Gallito (El Gallo de Bodas)" by Lucia Gonzalez, a classic Cuban folktale told in Spanish and English. Every child will leave with a FREE copy of the book!   Thanks to generous support from Connecticut Humanities, we are also pleased to present storyteller Liz Gruber as part of this event!   We encourage guests to…

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day Brunch & Film

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Emanuel Synagogue,

160 Mohegan Drive

West Hartford,

CT

06117

United States


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Join us  at Emanuel Synagogue on Sunday, January 26 as we mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau with our 10th annual International Holocaust Remembrance Day brunch. This year will feature a dairy brunch, the presentation of our Chesed Award, and will be followed by a FREE screening of Robbery of the Heart with a post-film discussion with the producer, Micah Brandt, and local survivors Eva Weichsel Hausman and her brother Harry Weichsel. This event is co-sponsored by:…

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February 2020


The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series: Poetry In the Streets

February 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

FREE - Donations Accepted

Writers to be announced!   Reading starts with an Open Mic.   Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106   Free event.   http://charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/   For more information, contact: Jim JforJames@aol.com 860-508-2810

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The Vagina Monologues & Special Opening “Sips & Scripts” Reception

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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$5 – $30

6PM - Opening Night Sips & Scripts Reception (details below) 8PM - Performance of The Vagina Monologues A poignant and hilarious tour of the last frontier, the ultimate forbidden zone, The Vagina Monologues is a celebration of female sexuality in all its complexity and mystery. In this stunning phenomenon that has swept the nation, Eve Ensler gives us real women's stories of intimacy, vulnerability, and sexual self-discovery. Charter Oak Cultural Center's annual presentation has become both a community event and a communal rite.…

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The Vagina Monologues

February 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$5 – $20

8PM - Performance of The Vagina Monologues A poignant and hilarious tour of the last frontier, the ultimate forbidden zone, The Vagina Monologues is a celebration of female sexuality in all its complexity and mystery. In this stunning phenomenon that has swept the nation, Eve Ensler gives us real women's stories of intimacy, vulnerability, and sexual self-discovery. Charter Oak Cultural Center's annual presentation has become both a community event and a communal rite. Celebrated as the bible for a new generation of women, The…

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Read It & Sleep

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

Our monthly literacy program for kids! Enjoy Drinks, cookies, and a children’s book read by a guest. Come in your pajamas and take home a free copy of the book.

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Read It & Sleep – “The Snowy Day”

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

Join us for our monthly event for toddlers and beginning readers! Come in your pajamas, enjoy a snack and a beverage and a special guest reading Ezra Jack Keats' classic Caldecott-winning book, The Snowy Day. The fun includes a special snowy craft activity! This FREE family event includes every child leaving with their very own copy of the book! ABOUT THE SNOWY DAY. No book has captured the magic and sense of possibility of the first snowfall better than The Snow Day. Universal…

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March 2020


The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE - Donations Accepted

Writers to be announced!   Reading starts with an Open Mic.   Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106   Free event.   http://charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/   For more information, contact: Jim JforJames@aol.com 860-508-2810

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Read It & Sleep: “The Great Kapok Tree” & Storyteller Liz Gruber

March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

READ IT & SLEEP, our monthly literacy evening, returns with a very special event! Charter Oak Cultural Center will be reading "The Great Kapok Tree: A Tale of the Amazon Rain Forest" by Lynne Cherry.   Thanks to generous support from Connecticut Humanities, we are also pleased to present Liz Gruber, Storyteller as part of this event!   We encourage guests to attend in their pajamas, enjoy a story (or two!), snacks, and a beverage! FREE!   About THE GREAT…

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April 2020


The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series

April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE - Donations Accepted

Writers to be announced!   Reading starts with an Open Mic.   Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106   Free event.   http://charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/   For more information, contact: Jim JforJames@aol.com 860-508-2810

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Read It & Sleep: “There’s a Bear On My Chair” & Two Right Feet Arts

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

Charter Oak Cultural Center's monthly literacy program returns for another fun evening for families! Well read Ross Collins' picture book "There's a Bear on My Chair" and enjoy an interactive performance by Two Right Feet Arts, thanks to our friends at Connecticut Humanities!   Come in your PJs, enjoy the book, a performance, snacks and drinks -- and every child leaves with a copy of "There's a Bear On My Chair!" FREE event!   About THERE'S A BEAR ON MY…

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May 2020


The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series

May 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE - Donations Accepted

Writers to be announced!   Reading starts with an Open Mic.   Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106   Free event.   http://charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/   For more information, contact: Jim JforJames@aol.com 860-508-2810

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Read It & Sleep

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

Our monthly literacy program for kids! Enjoy drinks, cookies, and a children’s book read by a guest. Come in your pajamas and take home a free copy of the book.

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Read It & Sleep: “Freedom Soup”

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE!

Join us for our monthly event for toddlers and beginning readers! Come in your pajamas, enjoy a snack and a beverage and a special guest reading of Freedom Soup by Tami Charles and Jacqueline Alcantara. The fun includes a special maraca-making activity! This FREE family event includes every child leaving with their very own copy of the book! Join the celebration in the kitchen as a family makes their traditional New Year’s soup — and shares the story of how Haitian…

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June 2020


The Charter Oak Readings Poetry Series

June 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Charter Oak Cultural Center,

21 Charter Oak Avenue

Hartford,

CT

06106


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FREE - Donations Accepted

Writers to be announced!   Reading starts with an Open Mic.   Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106   Free event.   http://charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/   For more information, contact: Jim JforJames@aol.com 860-508-2810

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