Category: Arts & Entertainment

Yaccarino on North Haven’s “The QShow”

The segment will air on channel 20 in North Haven on public access television.

Ray Andrewsen, general manager of WQUN-AM 1220, to receive Hamden’s Citizen of the Year Award

A native of North Haven, Andrewsen has a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University. He has worked at WQUN for 20 years, during which time he has conducted thousands of interviews with community leaders and people of interest.

Margot Lee Shetterly, author of ‘Hidden Figures,’ to deliver Black History Month Lecture at Quinnipiac University Feb. 8

Shetterly will share the story of how black “human computers” used math to change their own lives — and America’s future.

NHHS 2016 Winter Concert

The North Haven High School Music Department presents the 2016 Winter Concert, featuring the Concert Band, “Key of She” and “Men of Note.”

Public invited to attend at two free student concerts at Quinnipiac University

The public is invited to visit the Clarice L. Buckman Theater at Quinnipiac University, 275 Mount Carmel Ave., twice in December to watch university students perform two free concerts.

NHHS 2016 Wounded Warrior Concert

Wounded Warrior Project provides free programs and services focused on the physical, mental, and long-term financial well-being of this generation of injured veterans, their families and caregivers.

Quinnipiac University honors Charlie Rose at annual Fred Friendly First Amendment Award Luncheon

Quinnipiac University honored Charlie Rose, anchor/executive editor of the PBS programs “Charlie Rose” and “Charlie Rose: This Week,” and co-host of “CBS This Morning,” on June 15 at its 23rd annual Fred Friendly First Amendment Award luncheon at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

Irish historian to present, ‘Famnesia? Famine in Irish Literature at the Great Hunger’s Centenary,’ June 23 at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum

Bryce Evans, a senior lecturer in history at Liverpool Hope University (UK) and a leading modern Irish historian, will present the lecture, “Famnesia? Famine in Irish Literature at the Great Hunger’s Centenary.”

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University acquires notable painting, ‘Rainbow’s End,’ by William Crozier

One of the foremost European artists of the post-war period, Crozier (1930-2011) was artistically and philosophically influenced by the Existentialist movement in Paris. He brought such outlook to bear on images of a traumatized humanity in the aftermath of the two world wars.

Award-winning poet, essayist and columnist to discuss his work May 6 at Quinnipiac University

Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib, an award-winning poet, essayist and cultural critic, will discuss his work at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 6, in the Carl Hansen Student Center, Room 225, at Quinnipiac University.

League of Women Voters

Political Films Series

To add some perspective to discussions about current elections, the League of Women Voters of Hamden-North Haven, Temple Beth Sholom, and Best Video Film and Cultural Center, present a series of feature films.

NHHS Spring 2016 Instrumental and Jazz Band Concert

Music from the North Haven High School Spring 2016 Instrumental and Jazz Band concert, as performed by the students of Mr. Ken Tedeschi.