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Holocaust Memorial at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford and plaster model of same sculpture. Elbert Weinberg collection, Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library.

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Hunting In Wartime Screening

Hunting in Wartime will be screened followed by a Q&A session with the director, Samantha Farinella.
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Hartford NAACP, Celebrating 100 Years: Voices from the Living Presidents

The Greater Hartford Branch of the NAACP is celebrating 100 years with a panel of its living presidents.
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Encounters: U.S. Constitution

Join community members in critical small group discussions about the U.S. Constitution.
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Carla Ten Eyck, see real women: really see women

In honor of Women's History Month, the Hartford History Center at Hartford Public Library celebrates a Hartford-born photographer and her work that asks and answers the question, "when do you feel you are your most beautiful?"
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World War I and America

Hartford Public Library presents a series of programs that are developed and scheduled to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917.
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Encounters: Declaration of Independence and Bill of Rights

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“Draw a Hartford History-Maker: A Black History Month Community Project”

Featuring portraits of Black Hartford visionaries and changemakers by Hartford area artists of all ages and in all media
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The Tools of Learning–Adult Classes to Improve Reading, Writing and Algebra Skills

Free classes for Hartford adults on how to improve your reading, writing and algebra skills!
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Welcome to the Hartford History Center!

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Wallace Stevens Birthday Bash, featuring Glen MacLeod

Join us for the 21st annual Wallace Stevens Birthday Bash on November 5 at 2:00 pm, from the Friends & Enemies of Wallace Stevens and to benefit Hartford Public Library.
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Hartford History Center, located on the third floor of the Downtown Hartford Public Library, is open Tuesday through Friday, 1:00-5:00 p.m., and by appointment.

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