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  • '1984' Screenings To Benefit Civil-Liberties Charities

    '1984' Screenings To Benefit Civil-Liberties Charities

    Since the presidential election, protest-art events are popping up everywhere, including movie theaters. On April 4, about 90 cinemas around the country will screen the movie "1984," based on George Orwell's legendary novel about a hellish totalitarian society. The film, released in 1984, stars...

    • Environmental Film Series At Yale, Connecticut College

      Environmental Film Series At Yale, Connecticut College

      The Environmental Film Festival at Yale, a series focusing on sustainability issues that is sponsored by the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, will be Wednesday to Saturday in locations around New Haven. The festival will open April 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the lawn at Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect...

      • Black Sea Film Symposium At Yale

        Black Sea Film Symposium At Yale

        Yale University is hosting a Black Sea Film Festival, a two-day series of six films from countries bordering on the Black Sea, with discussions on the subjects of the films and on the countries they come from. All screenings are free and will be at Luce Hall Auditorium at Yale University, 34 Hillhouse...

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        • Camps And Activities For Kids Over April Break

          Camps And Activities For Kids Over April Break

          Connecticut Science Center, Hartford: Vacation camps include structured, hands-on science activities with STEM Educators, as well as supervised free time to explore the Science Center's galleries and exhibits. A different theme every day. April 10 to 14, 8 to 4 p.m. Grades 1 to 6. grades. $62 per...

            • Kids Fun Fair At XL Center

              Kids Fun Fair At XL Center

              Rides, games and exotic animals come to Hartford's XL Center for the Connecticut Kids Fun Fair Saturday and Sunday, March 25 and 26. Children 12 and under are free, adult tickets online are $9.95, $16 at the door. Family packs are available for $19.95. Hours are Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday...

                • Connecticut Golf Show at the CT Convention Center

                  Connecticut Golf Show at the CT Convention Center

                  Hartford-area golfers get a peek at the latest trend in golf at the 2017 Connecticut Golf Show Friday to Sunday, March 24 to 26, at the Connecticut Convention Center. There will be a free indoor driving range, expert reps from the manufacturers in the game, skills contests, free golf and more....

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                    • Yale Rep Cast Rises To Challenge Of 'Assassins'

                      Yale Rep Cast Rises To Challenge Of 'Assassins'

                      The Yale Repertory Theatre has put the sass into "Assassins." The celebrated but too-seldom-staged Stephen Sondheim/John Weidman song cycle about those who've tried to kill U.S. presidents (and why), is filling the Yale University Theatre with bright lights, gunshots and laughter through April...

                    • Collinsville Hosts 2-Day Film Fest

                      Collinsville Hosts 2-Day Film Fest

                      The Collinsville Film Festival will return to Canton Town Hall, 4 Market St., for its fourth annual series, a two-day event on March 31 and April 1 that will feature two documentaries and two shorts blocks. Admission is free to all screenings. The festival will open March 31 at 7:15 p.m. with "Supergirl,"...

                    • Long Wharf's 'Smart People' Drowns In Its Own Elitism

                      Long Wharf's 'Smart People' Drowns In Its Own Elitism

                      The allegedly smart people in "Smart People," Lydia Diamond's provocative play at the Long Wharf Theatre through April 9, aren't just "smart." They're smarmy people, smitten people, sharp people, super-informed people and occasionally small-minded people. Above all they're self-confident, incredibly...

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                    • A Non-Skier Finds Quaint, Quirky Fun In Vermont

                      A Non-Skier Finds Quaint, Quirky Fun In Vermont

                      NORWICH, VT — I hate winter. Thank you, but I'll pass on the slopes, rinks and trails. The lure of cocoa at a lodge can't compare to a pina colada on a Caribbean beach in February. So the thought of spending some time recently in central Vermont filled me with the dread of winter. I like Vermont,...

                    • New England Celebrates Winter With Festivals

                      New England Celebrates Winter With Festivals

                      Don't give in to cabin fever. Cold weather doesn't have to mean staying indoors — especially in New England, where chilly temps and snow just add to the fun at February winter festivals. When you go, bring plenty of warm clothes — and, if you're brave enough, your bathing suit, since some of the...

                    • Save With Mid-Week Discounts At New England Resorts

                      Save With Mid-Week Discounts At New England Resorts

                      Winter sports are just a few snowfalls away and resorts are gearing up for the season. The Old Farmer's Almanac predicts some New England areas will experience more snow and colder temperatures this year than last, which means ski areas will be offering plenty of deals to lure folks back to the...

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