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Sisu and Creativity: Finnish Cultural Heritage in Connecticut

April 27 @ 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until May 6, 2017

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 6, 2017

$4 - $65

CHS Celebrates Finnish Culture with “Sisu and Creativity” Exhibit March 21 – May 6
The Connecticut Historical Society has partnered with the Finnish American Heritage Society (FAHS) to present a new exhibit of art works, images, audio recordings, and documentation, “Sisu and Creativity: Finnish Cultural Heritage in Connecticut.” The exhibit, which runs March 21 – May 6 at the CHS, explores the remarkable agricultural, architectural, social, musical and artistic characteristics that make up this community within the state. An opening reception with Finnish-American historians and musicians will take place Friday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. The exhibit is funded by the Connecticut Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Connecticut Office of the Arts/DECD. For details visit www.CHS.org.

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Details

Date:
April 27
Time:
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost:
$4 - $65
Website:
https://chs.org/exhibition/sisu-creativity-finnish-cultural-heritage-connecticut/

Venue

Connecticut Historical Society
1 Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT 06105 Select a Country:
Phone:
(860) 236-5621 x289
Website:
https://chs.org/event/bus-trip-rhode-island-school-design-museum-special-tour-costume-collections/

Organizer

Connecticut Historical Society
Phone:
(860) 236-5621
Email:
corinne_swanson@chs.org
Website:
chs.org
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