Connect to Culture!

500+ Partners Directory Launched Are you looking for an artist or musical group? Need a local designer or other creative business? Searching for exhibition space, corporate programs or supplies? Wondering about a historic house or museum? Our new online Cultural Connections Directory includes information for over 500 ... More

Thursdays on the Thames

COMING UP!  AUGUST 31st:  American History Begins Here tour features native american educators Dr. Jason Mancini, Executive Director of the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, and Beth Regan, "Morning Deer" of the Mohegan Tribe's Council of the Elders. Jason Mancini is the Director of the ... More

Cultural Coalition Elects Six Directors

Leaders from arts, education, heritage, and tribal entities join board of region's cultural organization NEW LONDON, JUNE 27, 2017 - The Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition announces the election of six new members to its Board of Directors following its annual meeting on June 23rd. Leaders represent... More

Coalition Reaches 500 Partner Milestone!

This week, the Cultural Coalition reached a major milestone with its 500th partner! Arts, cultural and creative partners in the region represent a diverse cross section from small organizations and individual artists to libraries, historical societies and large tourist attractions. Both nonprofit and for-profit ... More

NEFA’s CCX Galvanizes Local Arts Scene June 8-11

Public Arts Events Surrounding CCX Abound!  The Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition, the local host organization of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) Creative Communities Exchange, announces lineup of public events surrounding the 2-day event on June 8-9 in New London. The Creative Communities ... More

Assets for Artists 2017

          Calling all CT Artists and Creative Entrepreneurs! How would you like to attend workshops on business fundamentals and marketing strategies for artists, taught by experts in the field, and all for FREE? This spring, the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition and the ... More

Navigating the Media – Cultural Summit

Cultural Summit: Navigating the Media NEW DATE Monday, April 3, 2017 from 9:15 am to 10:30 am (Original date 3/14- postponed due to weather) Groton Public Library (Meeting Rooms 1 & 2) 52 Newtown Road, Groton FREE (RSVP required, HERE) Interested in learning more about how to navigate media and marketing ... More

FY18 Grant Info- CT Office of the Arts

CT Office of the Arts FY2018 Grants Information                          FY18 COA Grants At A Glance FY18 Grant Programs Powerpoint PDF FY18 Grant Programs Powerpoint PPT Interactive Webinar on Feb. 22nd...stay ... More

Seeking Artist Input at 5 Listening Tour Stops

2017 Artist Listening Tour Attention Artists, Artisans, and Makers! The Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition wants to hear from YOU! You are invited to attend an informal gathering with the staff of the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition to share your ideas, success stories, needs, and challenges.  Existing ... More

Legislative Breakfast 2/3

Legislative Breakfast Friday, February 3rd 8:00 to 9:00 am Doors open at 7:30 am for coffee & conversation Mystic Marriott 625 North Road (Route 117) Groton $25 per person Registration Required Space is limited. First come, first serve to all of our partners. Must be a registered Cultural Coalition ... More