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City of Norwich Seeks Inaugural Poet Laureate

The City of Norwich, through a partnership with Norwich Creates, is seeking to appoint the City’s first Poet Laureate.  The honorary position of the City of Norwich Poet Laureate was established in 2017 by a resolution of the City Council under the initiative of former Mayor Deb Hinchey.  As the City’s representative poet, the Poet Laureate will serve ... More

Arts & Culture Outlook 2020

Thank you to all that attended the event! Presentations and Information from event: Wendy Bury, Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition Arts and Culture Outlook 2020 rev ppt Strategic Plan What's In It For Me HANDOUT Final-Feb 2020 Strategic Plan 2020-2025 FINAL PUBLIC VERSION 2.5.2020 Elizabeth Shapiron, CT Office of the Arts/DECD - COA Shapiro Arts ... More

SECT’s FY20 REGI Grant Awardees

Congratulations to Southeastern CT's Regional Initiative Grantees from CT Office of the Arts            Regional Initiative (REGI) grant program encourages and supports small community arts projects that are aligned with COA's READI (Relevance, Equity, Access, Diversity, and Inclusion) framework.  REGI grants ... More

Your Input is Vital! What do you want from the Cultural Coalition in 2020-2025?

Strategic Plan Update for 2020-2025                              YOUR INPUT is vital as we create a collective vision and plan for 2020-2025! As a Coalition, we represent you and more than 500 other partners that make up a diverse creative ... More

Cultural Coalition Elects Three To Board of Directors, One to Advisory Council

At its annual meeting on June 28, the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition elected three new members to its Board of Directors and one to Advisory Council. Executive Director Wendy Bury said, "Each of these new board members brings community and professional knowledge, expertise and diverse perspectives that will benefit our organization and those we ... More

Federal Grants for Arts, Culture and Humanities Forum

  National Endowment for the Arts – Joshua Mauthe | Sr. Advisor, Office of the Senior Deputy Chairman National Endowment for the Humanities – Tatiana Ausem | Sr. Program Officer Connecticut State Library – Kendall Wiggin | State Librarian Representatives will present information about current grant programs, process and criteria, ... More

CT Open House Day – SECT Locations

CT Open House Day - June 8  Connecticut Open House Day is an annual event scheduled for the second Saturday of June, when cultural organizations and tourism attractions throughout the state open their doors to Connecticut residents and invite them to discover - and rediscover - Connecticut's fascinating world of art, history, film and ... More

Arts, Culture and Tourism (ACT) Policy Update Forum

Arts, Culture and Tourism (ACT) Policy Update Event is FREE to Cultural Coalition partners, Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT members, and open to the public. RSVP to admin@chamberECT.com For more information, contact Wendy Bury at (860) 448-5135 or Megan Gilbert at (860) 701-9113. More

Make Music Day Drawing! Support the Coalition & Enter to Win “Music” Tickets

The Cultural Coalition's spring annual appeal is underway! To coincide with and help celebrate Make Music Day, make a donation of $100 or more to the Cultural Coalition between now and June 20 and automatically be entered into a drawing to win tickets to a fantastic music event this year. Drawing will take place on June 21, Make Music Day. Thanks to our ... More

Culture Connects – May 7

                  Postponed on May 6th - New date TBD. CULTURE CONNECTS - an exclusive Partner event Tuesday, May 7th from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at Par Four Restaurant - Shennecossett Golf Course, 93 Plant Street, Groton $20 Partners, $25 Not Yet Partners Invitation for ... More