Holiday Events

Ongoing Events
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Holiday Village
Christmas in Poland at the Knights of Columbus Museum
Daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
1 State St., New Haven

For the 14th consecutive year, the Knights of Columbus Museum is showcasing the art and traditions of a world region as the focus of its annual Christmas exhibition. The celebration of Jesus’ birth on December 25 is celebrated around the globe, with distinct customs and art forms in various countries and regions. This year the focus is on Poland, celebrating its 100th anniversary of independence.
Sights and Sounds of Ancient Ritual at Yale Art Gallery
through March 3, 2019
Yale University Art Gallery
1111 Chapel St. New Haven

In the ancient world, religious rituals were multisensory experiences, filled with vibrantly colored representations of supernatural beings, resonant musical sounds, billowing clouds of incense, and the taste of food and drink.

Mourning Siren, Greek, South Italian, Tarentine, ca. 350–300 B.C.E. Limestone with blue, brown, and red pigment. Yale University Art Gallery, Gift of Molly and Walter Bareiss, B.S. 1940s
Yale University Art Gallery Mourning Siren
Paradise Blue
Photo: Steve Blazo/ The Shops at Yale


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Through 12/16 Paradise Blue at Long Wharf Theatre

12/27-30 Wizard of Oz at The Shubert

1/12/19 8 p.m. The Wall Live Extravaganza at College Street Music Hall
This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments. www.scrcog.org