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Sisu and Creativity: Finnish Cultural Heritage in Connecticut
April 29, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
An event every week that begins at 9:00am 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
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.