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Modern House Day Tour + Symposium

For the first time, the Modern House Day Tour + Symposium will take place over 2 days
On Friday, October 22, 2021 attendees will visit both The Glass House, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and a second architectural gem in New Canaan. On Saturday, October 23, 2021the New Canaan Museum & Historical Society will offer a morning symposium organized by Cole Akers, Curator + Special Projects Manager, The Glass House.

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The New Canaan Museum & Historical Society and NCTV Channel 79 present “Women Leaders in New Canaan: Celebrating the Legacy of the 19th Amendment.”

Television interviews and articles will showcase nineteen women leaders in New Canaan whose diverse achievements share a common theme: these women have given tirelessly to the Town of New Canaan and to improving the community in which they live. Their work has shaped the New Canaan of today.

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Women Leaders in New Canaan: Celebrating the Legacy of the 19 Amendment

The New Canaan Museum & Historical Society and NCTV Channel 79 present “Women Leaders in New Canaan: Celebrating the Legacy of the 19th Amendment.”

Television interviews and articles will showcase nineteen women leaders in New Canaan whose diverse achievements share a common theme: these women have given tirelessly to the Town of New Canaan and to improving the community in which they live. Their work has shaped the New Canaan of today.

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Opening Exhibition: bio philia

On View September 16 – October 31

Brooklyn-based nea studio and its principal, Nina Anker, will present bio philia, an exhibition of solar-powered light fixtures and contemporary furniture.

nea studio focuses on sustainability at all scales of design, from interior design and architecture to products and landscape. Its principal, Nina Anker, will present a lecture on her fabulous Cocoon House, the subject of her new book.