Events

 
Date Event Details
03/08/2018 06:00 PM - 03/09/2018 06:00 PM ET
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
17 Artists' reflections on containing and documenting life itself: books, photography, assemblage, painting, printmaking, collage, drawing, sculptural objects, sound works, music, specimens, and poetry. Featuring work by Bayla Arietta, Alexis Brown, Marion Belanger, Helen Cantrell, Leah Caroline, Jeremy Dine, Lys Guillorn, Stephen Grossman, Judi Harvest, Eva Mantell, Sarah Katherine Stengle, Gabriella Radujko, Joseph Smolinski, Mark R. Smith, Allard van Hoorn, Hanna Von Goeler, and Adam Waimon with specimens from the historic collection of the The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station selected by Dr. Gale Ridge & poetry by John Hollander and Susan Donnelly. Curated by Martha Willette Lewis in the Gallery Upstairs at The Institute Library. Please register in advance to attend the opening reception.
03/09/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
"We-Remember" written by Amy Oestricher and directed by Ingrid Oslund

"Frida Kahlo: Heartbreaker" written by Lylanne Musselman and directed by Teresa Langston

"The Astonishing and the Lily" written by Kendra Augustin and directed by Keith Paul

"The Legend of Sigridur Tomasdottir" written by Natalie Osborne and directed by Moira Malone
03/10/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
"We-Remember" written by Amy Oestricher and directed by Ingrid Oslund

"Frida Kahlo: Heartbreaker" written by Lylanne Musselman and directed by Teresa Langston

"The Astonishing and the Lily" written by Kendra Augustin and directed by Keith Paul

"The Legend of Sigridur Tomasdottir" written by Natalie Osborne and directed by Moira Malone
03/15/2018 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Storysharing, Third Thursdays Monthly at 6pm: Share stories of any kind – personal experience stories, folk tales, and more. Stories may be at any stage from first-stabs to polished pieces. Open to all levels of experience in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. Coordinated by local storyteller Arnie Pritchard. Arrive early if you like; the Library is open from 10 to 6. $10 suggested donation or pay what you wish. Please register online in advance.
03/15/2018 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM ET
The Institute Library
847 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Poetry Institute Third Thursdays Monthly at 6:30pm: Celebrate an eclectic mix of poetic voices in a casual setting. Open mic with outstanding featured readers. Doors open at 6:30pm. Reading starts at 7pm. Arrive a few minutes early to sign up. $10 suggested donation or pay what you wish. Please register online in advance.
03/26/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
Vengeance is Mine: "Fleur" by Louise Erdrich and "A Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allan Poe
04/17/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
The Weight of History: "Evening Prayer" by Stephen Carter and "The Love Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven" by Sherman Alexie
05/07/2018 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM ET
Book Plates is an annual dinner held in support of the Institute Library, New Haven’s oldest independent lending library and one of the few remaining membership libraries in the nation. Save the date, contact us about a sponsorship, secure your tickets; guests and participating restaurants will be announced shortly!
05/15/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
Lovelorn: "The Chrysanthemums" by John Steinbeck and "Janus" by Ann Beattie
06/19/2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET
Moving in Strange Circles: "Zanzibar" by Beena Kamlani and "The White Umbrella" by Giush Jen