Organization City Farmington

COVID Relief: Farmington Village Green and Library Association


  • Organization Name:
    Farmington Village Green and Library Association

  • Organization City:
    Farmington

  • Amount Awarded:
    $5,000.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY20

  • Grant Summary:

    Funding for Connecticut nonprofit humanities and cultural organizations facing financial hardship resulting from COVID-19, funded by the CARES Act via the National Endowment for the Humanities.


The Sunken Garden Poetry Festival 2019


  • Organization Name:
    Hill-Stead Museum

  • Organization City:
    Farmington

  • Amount Awarded:
    $20,000.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY19

  • Grant Summary:

    The Sunken Garden Poetry Festival is Hill-Stead Museum?s longest-running public program. During its 27th season in 2019, seven award-winning poets will read their work over five evenings from June through August. Set in the historic Sunken Garden, the Sunken Garden is one of the country?s premier poetry events.


Sunken Garden Poetry Festival 2018


  • Organization Name:
    Hill-Stead Museum

  • Organization City:
    Farmington

  • Amount Awarded:
    $20000

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY18

  • Grant Summary:

    The 26th season of the “Sunken Garden Poetry Festival includes a five-part series of poetry readings and musical performances. Along with a performance by U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith, the SGPF will feature four themed performances: Irish Poetry & Music, Disability Awareness, Poetry of Our World celebrating multiculturalism, and CT Young Poets Day with Andrea Gibson.


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