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

Book Voyagers
October 20 @ 4:00 pm - October 20 @ 5:00 pm | Russell Library
Homeschool Day
October 21 @ 10:00 am - October 21 @ 11:00 am | Connecticut Historical Society Museum
Book Voyagers
October 21 @ 4:00 pm - October 21 @ 5:00 pm | Groton Public Library
Book Voyagers
October 21 @ 4:00 pm - October 21 @ 5:00 pm | Bill Memorial Library
ONLINE LECTURE: Fashioning Women’s Suffrage
October 22 @ 2:00 pm - October 22 @ 3:00 pm |
Harry Siddons Mowbray and the American Renaissance (1876-1917)
November 2 @ 6:30 pm - November 2 @ 8:00 pm |
Book Voyagers
November 3 @ 4:30 pm - November 3 @ 5:30 pm | East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point
ONLINE BOOK EVENT: Hidden History of Old Lyme, Lyme and East Lyme
November 5 @ 2:00 pm - November 5 @ 3:00 pm |

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