Connecticut Grown Humanities

Engaging people in the history, literature, and culture of Connecticut

 

 

 

 

Digital Resources For Distance Learning

CT Humanities has curated high-qualityad-free, Connecticut-based digital content for curious people of all ages and stages – including educators, students, and parents.  This time of being home and social distancing is a great opportunity to learn more about the history of the Nutmeg State, delve into a book by a Connecticut author, research a topic, and peruse the unique and fascinating offerings of trusted digital collections.

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We’re about connecting people and ideas.

Connecticut Humanities encourages curiosity, understanding and critical thinking, providing leadership through grants, partnerships and collaborative programs. We produce wonderful programs throughout the state in libraries, schools and community-based organizations, and while they are all important, there is a common thread among them: connecting people and ideas.

Our Mission

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Grants go towards a variety of purposes for institutions in the humanities, like libraries, museums, historical and cultural societies and associations, and more.

Upcoming Events

VIRTUAL MINI FILM STUDIES 2021: American Films
January 22 @ 3:00 pm - January 22 @ 4:00 pm | Florence Griswold Museum
Talking to Kids about Asian American Identity & Racism
January 22 @ 7:00 pm - January 22 @ 8:30 pm | online
Book Voyagers
January 23 @ 1:00 pm - January 23 @ 2:00 pm | Otis Library
Concluding a Legislative Career: From Public Service to Private Life
January 26 @ 12:00 pm - January 26 @ 1:00 pm | Connecticut’s Old State House
Book Voyagers
January 30 @ 12:00 pm - January 30 @ 1:30 pm | Putnam Public Library
Book Voyagers
February 6 @ 10:00 am - February 6 @ 11:00 am | Killingly Public Library
Book Voyagers
February 6 @ 12:00 pm - February 6 @ 1:00 pm | West Haven Public Library
Book Voyagers
February 6 @ 1:00 pm - February 6 @ 2:00 pm | West Woodstock Library
A Love Story in Letters at NHM
February 10 @ 6:00 pm - February 10 @ 7:00 pm | New Haven Museum
VIRTUAL MINI WINTER STUDIES 2021: Money in America
February 12 @ 3:00 pm - February 12 @ 5:00 pm | Florence Griswold Museum

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