Events for 06/25/2021

Theater

Where We Belong, By Madeline Sayet

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company in association with the Folger Shakespeare Library

VIRTUAL EVENT

Watch this intimate and exhilarating solo piece on our Virtual Stage free & on demand June 24-27.

12:00pm

Ideas

Everything You Touch, You Change: Visionary Science Fiction and Liberation

In partnership with The Schwarzman Center

VIRTUAL EVENT

Award-winning luminaries will touch on themes of Afrofuturism, Octavia Butler, and bringing a creative approach to our understanding of what social justice initiatives of the future might look like.  

2:00pm

Tours

Water Tour: Intro to Paddleboard Yoga

With New Haven Youth and Recreation

IN-PERSON EVENT

Tour Lake Wintergreen and awaken your balance and core muscles. In this class, you’ll be guided through basic paddleboard yoga.

5:00pm

Ideas

Black Futures

In partnership with The Narrative Project

VIRTUAL EVENT

Co-founder of the Black Lives Matter (#BLM) movement, organizer, and civil rights activist Alicia Garza will sit down with Mercy Quaye, Founder and President of The Narrative Project, in a one-on-one conversation about the future of black lives in America.

5:30pm

Storytelling

Taking Humor Seriously with Jennifer Munro

Workshop

IN-PERSON EVENT

In this workshop, this master comic will outline some simple but effective techniques to infuse your stories with humor, making them more memorable and successful at communicating your message.

7:00pm

Music

Chillie Willie Groove Band

IN-PERSON & LIVE-STREAMED EVENT

“Shake Your Body Baby” isn’t just a Chillie Willie song title, it’s a lifestyle. Chillie Willie fuses funk, rhythm and blues, soul, smooth jazz, and salsa influences into a dynamite dance floor invitation.

8:30pm

Music

Ladama

IN-PERSON & LIVE-STREAMED EVENT

This band features four women musicians and activists originating from Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela and the US.