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September 2018

Tapping Into Twain 2018

September 28 • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

We’re tapping into the second decade of brew fests at The Mark Twain House & Museum! Our signature fundraiser, Tapping Into Twain, returns to the museum for its 11th year on Friday, September 28, 2018, at 5 p.m. Beer, food, music, and a party fit for the original American humorist will greet you at the door. Classic brews from Charter Oak Brewing Co., Stony Creek Brewery, Alvarium Beer Co., Back East Brewery, Willimantic Brewing Co., Firefly Hollow Brewing, Broad Brook…

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WRITERS WEEKEND

September 29 • 9:00 am - September 30 • 9:00 pm

The Mark Twain House & Museum is pleased to announce that WRITERS WEEKEND will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 29 and 30, 2018. The Writers Weekend offers writers (and aspiring writers!) two days of workshops, panel discussions, author talks, book signings, and more, featuring a variety of presentations on a wide range of topics. Your registration fee includes admission to Saturday night’s keynote address by Gary Shteyngart (and a copy of his novel LAKE SUCCESS) PLUS Sunday evening’s capstone…

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$30

Mark My Words: Gary Shteyngart

September 29 • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Gary Shteyngart, author of the New York Times bestseller Absurdistan, will give the keynote presentation Saturday, September 29, during the 2018 Writers Weekend at The Mark Twain House & Museum. He'll be joined in conversation by writer and “Literary Disco” podcast co-host Julia Pistell. Shteyngart is the New York Times bestselling author of the memoir Little Failure (a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist) and the novels Super Sad True Love Story (winner of the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize),  and The Russian Debutante’s Handbook (winner of the Stephen Crane Award for…

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$45

Mark My Words: Jodi Picoult

September 30 • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Immanuel Congregational Church, 10 Woodland Street
Hartford,Connecticut06105United States
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*** This event is SOLD OUT*** Join bestselling author Jodi Picoult for her Mark Twain House encore appearance. Picoult will read from and talk about her upcoming book A SPARK OF LIGHT, a signed copy of which is included with each ticket purchased. A Q&A will follow her talk, and each audience member will have the opportunity to have a professional photographer capture a personal meet-and-greet moment with Picoult. The Mark My Words series is sponsored by the Wish You…

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October 2018
$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 5 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 12 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 13 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 18 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on August 17, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 19 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on April 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on June 29, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on August 17, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 20 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

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One event on April 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on June 29, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on August 17, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$25

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours

October 25 • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 30, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on March 31, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on April 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on June 29, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on July 28, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on August 17, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 5, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 18, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 6:00pm

Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours are Back! Tours run at 6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM, and 9 PM. Filled with haunted history, dark tales, and Victorian traditions surrounding seances and spiritualism, these nighttime tours are as educational as they are goosebump-inducing. Participants will hear lots of creepy tales — and learn about Mark Twain's interest in the supernatural. The Mark Twain House has been featured on Syfy Channel's Ghost Hunters and the Biography Channel's My Ghost Story. The tours are sponsored by Tsunami Tsolutions. Tickets…

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$30

Restaurant Confidential: Tyler Anderson, Carole Peck & Steve Abrams Share Secrets With Frank Rizzo

October 25 • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ever think of starting a restaurant, or curious about what it’s like to run one, or wonder why your favorite eatery is no longer there? These veterans of the food business will tell all. Freelance writer Frank Rizzo will lead a conversation with three of Connecticut’s leading restaurateurs about the inspirations, challenges, sorrows, and joys of creating — and sustaining — high-profile, fine-dining establishments. Tyler Anderson is chef and owner of Simsbury’s Millwright and co-owner of West Hartford’s The Cook and the…

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