Central Park: Before and After Frederick Law Olmsted

Central Park: Before and After Frederick Law Olmsted

Tuesday, April 19th at 7 p.m. Most people are familiar with Central Park’s celebrated design by Frederick Laaw Olmsted and his co-designer Calvert Vaux, but few know the history of that landscape before Olmsted got his position in 1857 as superintendent. Learn...
History of Connecticut Libraries with Wes Haynes

History of Connecticut Libraries with Wes Haynes

Tuesday, March 29th at 7 p.m. Tour the Merritt Parkaway as a trail to visit the region’s public libraries, among our greatest and most distinguished architectural treasures. View the evolution of the building types, from the Gilded Age to the modern era, and the...