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Submissions to the 2022 CT Book Awards close on May 2, 2022

March 30, 2022 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

2022 CT Book Awards The clock is ticking! Submissions to…


Get Ready for 2022…

December 2, 2021 • Ctr for Book

There were so many intriguing titles by Connecticut authors published…


On the Road with Connecticut Book Awards!

December 1, 2021 • Author Talks, CTH Funded, Ctr for Book

In collaboration with the CT Center for the Book, the…


The Craft of Writing

November 30, 2021 • Ctr for Book

Winter is a great time to hunker down and write!…


Submission Deadlines Coming Up

November 29, 2021 • Ctr for Book

The Connecticut Writing Project (CWP) Connecticut Student Writers 2022 Submissions close…


American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grants for Libraries

October 7, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Grants

American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grants for Libraries is a grantmaking program…


Connecticut’s Literary Community Celebrates Notable Authors and Illustrators

September 14, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Features & News, Press Release

The 2021 Connecticut Book Awards, a program of the Connecticut Center…


CT Humanities Provides $15,010 for Partnership Between CT Center for the Book and CT Literary Festival

A $15,010 Partnership Grant was made to the Connecticut Literary…


Big Read, One Read, Community Read – We all read!

May 6, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Programs

Lots of communal reading programs have similar names but the…


Poetry on the Streets

The Poetry Bus Poetry on the Streets | Hartford The…


Upcoming Writing Contests

Indie Author Project Through May 31, 2021 If you…



May 3, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Programs

Libraries throughout the state are developing podcasts to entertain, inform…


CTH’s Susan Muro Receives Barbara Reed Award from CT Storytelling Center

The Connecticut Storytelling Center presented CT Humanities’ Susan Muro with…


Community Foundation of Middlesex County Helps Spread Joy

March 30, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

The Middlesex Community Foundation awarded a thousand dollars to every…


Ferguson Library in Stamford named a finalist for the National Medal of Museum and Library Service

March 30, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

The National Medal, awarded by the Institute of Museum and…


Children’s Literature Programs in April

March 30, 2021 • Book Voyagers, Ctr for Book, Programs

April 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2021 6:00 p.m. Virtual…


April is Poetry Month: Connecticut Poetry Events

April 13, 2021 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Virtual |…


Save the Date! Connecticut Storytelling Festival Coming in April

March 4, 2021 • CTH Funded, Ctr for Book, Grants, Programs

Celebrating their 40th year, the New London-based Connecticut Storytelling Center…


February Literature Programs for All Ages

Virtual Events for Kids Join Michele Urban for Sing Your…


Literature Programs: African American History and Culture Month

Books Sandwiched In Series: Virtual Author Talks at Noon Adolph…


Upcoming Book Voyagers Programs – January and Early February

January 7, 2021 • Ctr for Book, Programs

Contact the libraries directly for more information and to register….


Book trailer playlists from the 2020 CT Book Awards submissions!

November 24, 2020 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

Looking for a good book? We’ve got you covered: Young…


Upcoming Book Voyagers Programs

November 24, 2020 • Book Discussions, Ctr for Book, Programs

Book Voyagers encourages a love of literature, promotes critical thinking,…


Stories Build Bridges with the Ubuntu Storytellers!

Friday, December 4, at 8:00 pm, virtual performance The Ubuntu…


Centers for the Book Celebrate Historical Fiction with 2020 Route 1 Reads

Connecticut Center for the Book, in partnership with 15 Centers…


2020 CT Book Award Update!

May 20, 2020 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

Submissions for the 2020 CT Book Awards are closed, the…


Seeds of Inspiration – 2020 Connecticut Book Awards Accepting Submissions

January 13, 2020 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

Submissions for the Connecticut Book Awards opened on January 13,…


Stay Tuned: Submissions Open for 2019 CT Book Awards on January 2, 2019

December 17, 2018 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

Connecticut Center for the Book at Connecticut Humanities is accepting submissions for the 2019 Connecticut…


A Passion for Children’s Literature

March 4, 2016 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

Just after the turn of the twenty-first century, a group…



August 19, 2015 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

2,369 Miles of Adventure on Route 1 From Ft Kent,…


Get your library card here

August 27, 2014 • Ctr for Book, Features & News

or there, or anywhere. If you don’t have a library…


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