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2016

The Mark Twain House & Museum Elects Michael R. Chesman to its Board of Trustees

Mark Twain House Seeks Submissions for $25,000 Literature Prize

Capital Classics presents The War of the Worlds at Twain House

Family Series: Commedia Mania

T.C. Boyle honored by Twain House at Lincoln Center for 'American voice' in literature, receives $25,000 prize

October is Ghost Tour Month

Steve Kemper will tell of Frederick Russell Burnham

Mark Twain House Elects Carolyn M. Johnson and Charles H. Klippel to Board of Trustees

Ralph Nader to speak at Twain House

Fisk Jubilee Singers to Pay Tribute to the 175th Anniversary of the Amistad captives' coming to Farmington, Connecticut

Ashley Campbell to Appear at Award Ceremony at Lincoln Center

Trouble Begins Lecture: Facing Epilepsy: Mark Twain, Jean Clemens, and a Family Reclaimed

Roy Blount Jr. to Speak at Twain House

Ceremony to Honor T.C. Boyle features Rhonda Vincent and the Rage

Twain House Hosts Citizenship Ceremony

Wine Tasting hosted by The Friends

Patti Smith: A Mark My Words Event

The Trouble Begins at 5:30 - Mark Twain's Daughters

Tapping into Twain - 2016

T.C. Boyle Wins Inaugural Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award

Mark Twain House Restoration Projects Underway to Support Tourism Initiative

Victoria Bynum will speak about FREE STATE OF JONES

The Mark Twain House & Museum Announces Finalists for the Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award

Dr. K. Patrick Ober to speak about health of Mark Twain's daughters

Presenting Ira Glass at The Bushnell on Nov. 12

Mark Twain Look-alike contest announced for Envisionfest

Richard Zacks and Mark Zwonitzer to present at Book/Mark events

2015

Nook Farm Author Talk­Writing America: Literary Landmarks from Walden Pond to Wounded Knee  with author Shelley Fisher Fishkin

Nook Farm Author Talk ­­  Men: Notes from an Ongoing Investigation with author Laura Kipnis

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Mark Twain's 180th Birthday Event

You Animal! Stories About Encounters with Beasts,  Foreign and Domestic

Comedians...American Comedy

Twain & Stanley Enter Paradise

Mark My Word V: In a Galaxy Far, Far Away

THE IMPERIAL BLOOD DRIVE

Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway

Twain's End

THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW In The Style of An Old­Time Radio Play 

Stuart Woods

The Original Jesus...Is

The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh

Living Proof: Onyx Moonshine's Journey to Revive the American Spirit

COME OUT LAUGHING

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours  in October: Enter If You Dare!

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours in October

Providential

Caught in the Act! Stories about not getting away with it

Shan Dong Exhibit

Issa Rae

Steampunk Social

The Twain Shall Meet

The Power of Conviction

City Singers

Mark Twain's Guide to Diet

Tom Sawyer Day

Jacqueline Schwab Concert

CT Teacher of the Year

On Vacation

Deven Green and Survivors Swing Band

June/July Ghost Tours

American Voice in Literature Award

Trouble Begins - Henry Cohn

New Board Members

B/M Mark Twain In China

B/M The Residence

A SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCE  WITH HENRY ROLLINS

A CONVERSATION WITH  AUTHOR R.A. SALVATORE

Hybrid Lit Course at the Twain House and Beecher Stowe Center

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours return  in August for some summer chills!   

National Theatre of the Deaf  performs Mark Twain's  The Experience of the McWilliamses

Diary of a Puerto Rican Demigod

Clue Tours-Murder Mystery Family Fun

 7th Annual Free Ice Cream Social

The Two-State Delusion: Israel and Palestine

The Millionaire and the Bard

Sea Tea Improv Tweaks The World of Business With Power­Pointless Twain Talks

The Unbreakable Miss Lovely:  How the Church of Scientology  Tried to Destroy Paulette Cooper

71st Anniversary of the HArtford Circus Fire

 The Residence:  Inside the Private World of the White House

Deven Green: The Survivors Swing Band

Graveyard Shift Tours...June and July

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours return in June and July for some summer chills! 

On Vacation ­ Stories about what went down  when you put your feet up  

Jacqueline Schwab Sumer Concert

Henry Cohn Tells the Story of Twain's Strange Encounter Abroad with American Religious Refugees

Mark Twain's Guide to Diet, Exercise...Happiness

The Power of Conviction

Tom Sawyer Day-Adventures Abroad

Could Twain's long-hidden great grand-daughter have been found

Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award

Hans Dynasty Stone Rubbing Exhibition

Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl

CT Teacher of the Year Workshop

Mark Twain's "Surrogate Wife"

MARK TWAIN'S 'SURROGATE WIFE': SECRETARY ISABEL LYON IS SUBJECT OF TALK BY MARIE LAVENDIER ON MAY 13 IN THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM'S LECTURE SERIES, 'THE TROUBLE BEGINS AT 5:30' 

Party Like a President

Han Dynasty Exhibition

James Patterson

Steampunk Social

The Twain Shall Meet

The Power of Conviction

CitySingers Concert

Varla Jean Merman

Black Wall Street play

American Queen Riverboat

The "Sound of Music" Story

The Adventures of Mark Twain: The Author as Social Critic

Redeployment

4th Annual Writer's Weekend

Thrown For a Loop:  Stories With Twists and Turns

A New Sweetheart for Mark Twain

Plato at the Googleplex

Kim Jong-Il Production

Clue Tours: The "April Fools" Edition

Appoints Tracy rindle as its ew Chief Curator

A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN  KING ARTHUR'S COURT  

Brian Dykstra: Selling Out

Fed, White and Blue

UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT PRESIDENT  SUSAN HERBST AS A NEW BOARD MEMBER

Major Exhibit on Twain and Travel

An Evening of Celtic Magic  with Daniel GreenWolf

Country Comedy Duo  The Reformed Whores

Unrivaled: UCONN, Tennesse...Basketball

SEVENTEEN YEAR OLD ACCOMPLISHED PLAYWRIGHT NOAH ALTSHULER   TAPPED BY THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM AS PLAYWRIGHT­IN­RESIDENCE  FOR NEW BROADWAY­BOUND THEATRICAL ADAPTATION OF   MARK TWAIN'S THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER

THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE & MUSEUM WELCOMES  TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS: McDonald & Eddy

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