C.O.R.E. Calendar of Regional Events Outreach Meetings

  Participants of the newly established C.O.R.E. (Calendar of Regional Events) project announce outreach meetings to be held on May 24, 25, 31 and June 1 at various venues across the region to provide information about and a demonstration of this new regional calendar tool. Representatives of the participating ... More

“Early Bird” Call for Your Events- Conn College GO! Program Fall Semester

In partnership with the Connecticut College's Office of Student Engagement, the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition invites our partners to submit events or activities to be considered, reviewed, and evaluated by students for inclusion in Connecticut College's Get Out! -or GO! - program during the Fall semester. "E... More

Arts & Culture Nonprofits – Are You On Our List?

If you are a nonprofit arts and culture organization in New London County, we want to know about you!  You should be counted in the first-ever study of arts and culture economic impact in our region.  Please check to see if you are one of the over 300 nonprofits we have identified so far. New London County Arts & ... More

Otis Library Receives National Award

Congratulations to Otis Library of Norwich, and Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition Board of Directors member Julie Menders and her colleagues there, for being named one of 10 recipients of the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for ... More

Register for FREE State Tourism Website Workshops

Mystic Country & CTvisit Website Workshops Learn how you can best take advantage of the new CTvisit.com website Deadline to register: Friday, April 8, 10am Eastern Regional Tourism District will be conducting training workshops to get our tourism partners familiar with the soon-to-be launched new CTVisit.com ... More

Norwich Creates Special Meeting 3/30 – You’re Invited!

  The Norwich Creates Collaborative mission is to utilize the arts and cultural assets to provide positive economic impact for the City of Norwich. We invite any individual, group or business to join us at our group meetings. The more we collaborate, the stronger the organization becomes! SPECIAL MEETING: ... More

Assets for Artists Spring workshops

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 CT Office of the Arts are partnering with the Massach... More

Funding & Resources Info Session for Creative Industry Entrepreneurs

FUNDING & RESOURCES INFO SESSION FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRY BUSINESSES & ENTREPRENEURS Thursday, March 24th 10:00 am to 11:00 am Charter Oak Federal Credit Union’s Community Room 1055 Hartford Turnpike, Waterford CT FREE, but please RSVP Small for-profit business owners and representatives from the ... More

CT Office of the Arts FY2017 Grants Info Session 3/10

CT Office of the Arts FY2017 Grants Information Session  Hosted by Shoreline Arts Alliance & SECT Cultural Coalition What: CT Office of the Arts FY2017 Grants Info Session When: Thursday, March 10 Where: Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm To RSVP: click HERE COA's ... More


Welcome to the Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition, CultureSECT! These first three months have been incredibly exciting for me. In addition to helping build the necessary infrastructure of the organization, I have been meeting with many fantastic people and organizations that are doing tremendous work  throughout ... More