Connecticut Main Street Communities Receive 2016 National Main Street Accreditation

HARTFORD, MAY 23, 2016 - Four Connecticut communities in the Connecticut Main Street Center network have achieved accreditation for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by Main Street America, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Each year, Main Street America (f/k/a the National Main Street Center) and its partners announce the list of accredited Main Street programs, which have demonstrated exemplary commitment to historic preservation and community revitalization through the Main Street Four Point Approach...Click HERE to read full press release!

Event Calendar

CitySeed Strawberry Fest

Sunday, June 26, 2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Edgewood Park, West Rock and Whalley Avenue
One of the only farmers’ markets operating year-round in Connecticut, CitySeed honors a seasonal favorite at Strawberry Fest, the second of CitySeed’s 2016 festival series, at its Weekend Farmers’ Markets at Wooster Square on Saturday, June 25th and Edgewood Park on Sunday, June 26th.  ...
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Sunday Village Marketplace

Sunday, May 8, 2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Lyric Hall Theater, 827 Whalley Avenue

The Village Marketplace at Lyric Hall will start weekly on Sunday from 10am to 1pm in historic Westville Village, New Haven CT. The grand opening is Sunday, May 8 and features artists, artisans, crafters and vendors Read More...

DAVID LONDON’S WEEKEND OF MAGIC

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 2:00pm
Lyric Hall Theater, 827 Whalley Avenue
Sat., June 25, 11:00am + Sunday, June 26, 1:00pm
 
Magician David London combines magic with storytelling, comedy, puppetry, philosophy, surrealism, and that which cannot be defined, to create original shows of magic unlike anything you have experienced before.
 
The Weekend of Magic at Lyric...
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EDGEWOOD SCHOOL GARDEN

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
Edgewood School, 737 Edgewood Avenue
The Edgewood School Garden, in its 9th Season, is looking beyond Edgewood school for gardeners in the community to participate this season! Our Edgewood Garden Committee (EGC) meets everyweek on Mondays after school, from 3:00-4:30pm. During the summer, the EGC will meet weekly, whenever the...
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MARIYAMA SHARI CALDWELL’S FAREWELL DANCE SERIES: CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN DANCE

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
Lyric Hall Theater, 827 Whalley Avenue
After forty years of contributing her artistry to the youth and communities of New Haven, Mariyama Shari Caldwell lovingly presents her final dance series before she embarks on the next phase of her life, career, and relocation south. Call (203) 675-6756 to sign up for class in advance, or email...
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