Events for 06/21/2022


Tours 2022

A Walk with Handsome Dan

In partnership with the Yale Visitor Center

FREE. Yale University mascot Handsome Dan XIX is excited to take YOU for a walk on a tour of Yale’s campus...from a bulldog’s point of view.


Tours 2022

Intro to Stand-Up Paddleboard

with New Haven Department of Youth and Recreation

Awaken your balance and core muscles in this structured class.


Music 2022

The Symphony Goes to the Zoo

Presented in Association with New Haven Symphony Orchestra

FREE. Meet some animals from the Beardsley Zoo and heard songs like "Flight of the Bumblebee" from the NHSO Brass Quintet. 


Food 2022

Recipes from the Oldest Cookbooks in the World

In partnership with the Peabody Museum, Sanctuary Kitchen, & RAWA

The Peabody Museum, home of the world-famous Babylonian Collection of over 45,000 artifacts, showcases 3D replicas of 4,000 year old Babylonian recipe tablets while you dine on dishes cooked according to these very same recipes by chefs from Sanctuary Kitchen.


Ideas 2022

Beyond the Surface: Art & Medical Observation

FREE. How can doctors better serve patients from within challenging systems while our basic understandings of human complexity expands? This interdisciplinary celebrates the true art of medicine — seeing patients — spanning topics of misdiagnosis, LGBTQ+ health, medical teaching, and what the arts and humanities have to do with helping clinicians learn to see beyond the surface.


Stories 2022

Pecha Kucha

How much can you share in 20 slides, 20 seconds each?

How much can you share in 20 slides, 20 seconds each? In PechaKucha, performers tell a story on a subject of their choosing in a unique presentational format.


Theater 2022

Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower: An Opera by Toshi Reagon and Bernice Johnson Reagon

Co-presented with the Yale Schwarzman Center

This fully staged opera created by Toshi Reagan in collaboration with her mother, Bernice Johnson Reagon, brings together more than 30 original anthems drawn from 200 years of black music to recreate Butler’s sci-fi, Afrofuturist masterpiece.