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The Matt @ Rose Hill

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63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States
203.758.0381

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April 2019

Family Free Art Activity

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join the Museum before-hours and dive into art and history in our temporary location at Rose Hill. Each month will focus on a different aspect of gardening. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in the garden (weather permitting)! In April learn about sowing plants of all colors and create an above ground or below ground watercolor crayon resist project. Afterwords hear the story Planting a Rainbow written by Lois Ehlert. This program is sponsored by the…

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$8 – $12

Yoga in the Galleries

April 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Find a calm mind and strengthened body with an all-levels flowing yoga class in the Early American Art Gallery. Bring your own mat.

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Tai Chi

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Move and groove to music with certified Tai Chi instructor Joe Atkins. Tai Chi classes will allow you to find new energy and stamina. Tai chi also helps improve balance,  flexibility and mobility, and reduces stiffness and soreness. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome.

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Give Local

April 23 @ 7:00 am - April 24 @ 7:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Online Philanthropic Challenge Give local is a 36-hour online community giving event. Every dollar donated during the campaign will be stretched with bonus funds provided by the Connecticut Community Foundation and generous Give Local sponsors. There are cash prizes during the event as well.   Tuesday, April 23 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Extended Hours 5:00-7:00 p.m. Reception 5:30-6:30 Free Yoga Class Wednesday, April 24 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Donation Station To make your donation visit givelocalccf.org, call Cat at (203) 753-0381 x110 or…

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MATT By Night: Murder Mystery Vol. 5

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on April 25, 2019 at 8:00pm

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

6 PM showing of Murder Mystery Vol. 5 is SOLD OUT! Stayed tuned in for a special announcement later this week! Transport yourself to the 1950s and join your fellow fictional homebuyers as we investigate a killer open house. Meet chilling characters from Waterbury’s past as you explore the mysteries of Rose Hill. Costumes highly encouraged. Admission includes beer, wine & snacks. 21+ List Price: $20 Advance / $25 Door Due to popular demand, a second showing has been added…

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$3

Plein Air Painting

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until August 9, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Calling all Plein Air (outdoor) painters- Artist groups and clubs welcome! Capturing the beauty of the past at the Gothic Revival home of Rose Hill. Painting outdoors only, indoor sketching available. Participants should bring their own supplies. Indoor permissible art materials are limited to graphite, colored pencils, erasers, sketch pads, and drawing boards. Easels are not allowed indoors.

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May 2019

Free Family Art Activity

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month (all ages) Suggested Donation: $3 per family Join us before-hours and dive into art and history in our temporary location at Rose Hill. Each month will focus on a different aspect of gardening. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in our garden (weather permitting)! Sponsored by the American Savings Foundation. May Story: Bee Written by Britta Teckentrup Explore the life of bees with this interactive peek-through book then create a work…

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Rose Hill Opening Celebration

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us for a celebration of The MATT’s temporary home. Festivities include chamber music, family activities, house tours, and more. Visit the exhibitions on view including Mattatuck Collection at Rose Hill, Rose Hill A Family History, Congressional Art Show, and Picturing Peace. 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Family activities in the CAMPsite 12:00-2:00 p.m. Mini Munch Food Truck 1:00-3:00 p.m. Staff-led house tours of Rose Hill (15 people per tour) 2:30 p.m. Waterbury Symphony Orchestra (WSO) presents chamber music featuring Cultural Ambassador,…

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Free – $8

The Ladies of Rose Hill *SOLD OUT

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Rose Hill Lecture Series The continuation of a three-part series on Rose Hill presented by Public Historian Christina Volpe. Follow the narratives of the Scovill, Welton, and Chase families as they make their fortunes and forge the way for the Brass City to flourish. Supported in part by CT Humanities. Since the 1860s Rose Hill has been known for its opulent balls, lavish weddings, and embellished funerals. Public Historian Christina Volpe brings to life the lavish style of Rose Hill…

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Behind the Scenes at the Litchfield Historical Society

May 21 @ 6:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join your fellow members for a peek behind-the-scenes at the Litchfield Historical Society with curator Alex Dubois. Visit collections storage and see items related to Waterbury, including a commemorative Free Masons coin with an image of the West Main Street building, and see some of the Curator’s favorite artworks. Learn about Litchfield history and the Litchfield Historical Society with other Mattatuck Members.

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$25 – $30

Drawing the Figure in the Gallery

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Against the background of the historic Rose Hill Mansion, join us for this sketching opportunity and draw female model Shauna Lee. Participants provide their own supplies, which are limited to graphite, colored pencils, erasers, sketch pads, and drawing boards. Easels are not allowed. Tables and chairs supplied. Please bring a brown bag lunch. Pre-register by 5/24.

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$20 – $25

Guided Walking Tour of Downtown Waterbury

May 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join The MATT for guided walking tours of Downtown Waterbury’s Historic District. Tours will be led by Edward J. Halligan, architectural historian and preservationist who has a special interest and expertise in the architectural and urban developmental history of American cities. Each will include a special look inside some of Downtown’s most distinguished architectural landmarks; some not normally accessible to the general public, and will conclude with a reception at the historic Drescher’s Restaurant on Leavenworth Street. The reception will…

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June 2019

Free Family Art Activity

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month (all ages) Suggested Donation: $3 per family  Join us before-hours and dive into art and history in our temporary location at Rose Hill. Each month will focus on a different aspect of gardening. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in our garden (weather permitting)! Sponsored by the American Savings Foundation.  JUNE  Story: Up in the Garden & Down in the Dirt by Kate Messner  A companion to our January story, discover the hidden world…

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$45 – $55

Modern Botanicals Eco System Terrariums – CANCELED

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

A terrarium is like an aquarium, but for plants instead of fish. It is planted to look like a miniature garden or forest enclosed in its own little world. Add some sweet woodland fairies or little creatures to enhance this project. Taught by specialist Mary Dombrowski. All materials included. $45 Members / $55 General

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History Bites The House Built by Brass: The History of Rose Hill

June 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Rose Hill Lecture Series The continuation of a three-part series on Rose Hill presented by Public Historian Christina Volpe. Follow the narratives of the Scovill, Welton, and Chase families as they make their fortunes and forge the way for the Brass City to flourish. Supported in part by CT Humanities. Rose Hill, built in 1854, sits atop Prospect Hill, with perfect views of the green, overlooking the many changes that occurred throughout Waterbury below. Join us for the story of…

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$20 – $25

Guided Walking Tour of Downtown Waterbury

June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join The MATT for guided walking tours of Downtown Waterbury’s Historic District. Tours will be led by Edward J. Halligan, architectural historian and preservationist who has a special interest and expertise in the architectural and urban developmental history of American cities. Each will include a special look inside some of Downtown’s most distinguished architectural landmarks; some not normally accessible to the general public, and will conclude with a reception at the historic Drescher’s Restaurant on Leavenworth Street. The reception will…

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$45 – $55

Modern Botanicals: Herb Planters – CANCELED

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

This unique workshop is designed with gardening enthusiasts and foodies in mind. Oregano, parsley, thyme, and other favorites will be planted in the keepsake wooden “Fresh Herbs” planter. Handy herb scissors to clip sprigs for cooking add to the planter's quaint charm. Taught by specialist Mary Dombrowski. All materials included.   $45 Members / $55 General

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$65 – $85

Gallery Hop & Museum Tour with the Curator

June 13 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Experience the varied art and cultural venues that Northampton, MA has to offer. Join Mattatuck Museum Curator, Dr. Cynthia Roznoy for a highlights tour of Smith College Museum of Art and visit several of Main Street's galleries and artisan shops. Lunch is on your own at Viva Fresh Pasta Co. Register early - limited seating for 11 people. Meet at 63 Prospect Street for bus.

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Summer Fling!

June 14 @ 6:30 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us at our 7th Annual Summer Fling! fundraiser. Take a trip to the English countryside - without ever leaving Waterbury. Enjoy dinner, signature cocktails, and dancing at Chase Collegiate School. The evening begins with an extended cocktail hour and throughout the event guests will have the opportunity to bid on great silent auction items and participate in the ever popular wine raffle. Patron Tickets: $200 ($150 tax deductible) Regular Tickets: $150 ($100 tax deductible) Early Bird Tickets: $120 ($70…

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$30 – $45

Afternoon Tea Connecticut Historic Gardens

June 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Annual Julia Q. Keggi Lecture Speaker: Vivian Knussi, Professor of Art History at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. Purpose and Prestige in the Public And Private Gardens 1650- 1950 Fifteen historic sites have joined to form Connecticut’s Historic Gardens. Enjoy afternoon tea and treats in the galleries at Rose Hill. Tea and snacks catered by Alba's Cafècitos. Pre-registration by June 10!

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Make Music Day

June 21 @ 11:15 am
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Launched in France in1982 as the Fête de la Musique, Make Music Day is now held on the same day in more than 750 cities in 120 countries. Make Music Day invites all to take part. Waterbury Senior Center will be performing at 11:15 a.m. To find out more click here. Free

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$20 – $25

Guided Walking Tours Downtown Waterbury

June 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join The MATT for guided walking tours of Downtown Waterbury’s Historic District. Tours will be led by Edward J. Halligan, architectural historian and preservationist who has a special interest and expertise in the architectural and urban developmental history of American cities. Each will include a special look inside some of Downtown’s most distinguished architectural landmarks; some not normally accessible to the general public, and will conclude with a reception at the historic Drescher’s Restaurant on Leavenworth Street. The reception will…

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$250 – $300

Painting with Paper with Artist Marcia Ballou – CANCELED

June 29 @ 4:00 pm - June 30 @ 4:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Reception (meet artist & prep painting surface) Saturday, June 29, 4:00-7:00 p.m. Day-Long Workshop Sunday, June 30, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. $250 Members / $300 General Develop ways to work in creative spontaneity with collage. Working with paper, cloth, traditional painting and composition explore layering, values and patterns by beginning with several works that will form a visual vocabulary. The workshop will conclude with a piece that is then approached in a more contemplative process. Beginners and advanced students welcome. Fee…

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July 2019

Free Family Art Activity

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month (all ages) Suggested Donation: $3 per family Join us before-hours and dive into art and history at Rose Hill. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in our garden (weather permitting)! Hear the story The Secret Garden rewritten by Mandy Archer (originally by Frances Hodgson Burnett, 1911). Befriend playful characters, robins, and other animals in this story while experiencing the transformative magic of a well-loved garden. Create a secret garden drawing of your…

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$7

Guided Artist Talk

July 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us before the exhibition opening reception for an artist talk given by Michele Riche. Stay for the opening to enjoy this and current exhibitions. Free for Members.

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Exhibition Opening Reception

July 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us for an opening reception celebrating the Museum’s newest exhibition: Michele Riche: Intimate Observer. As first-prize winner of The MATT’s 2019 MIXMASTER: Juried Members Exhibition, New York-based painter Michele Riche’s work is on view this summer at Rose Hill. Riche works with subject matter drawn from day-to-day life, manifesting mostly as a keen interest in the human figure. She explores the interplay of figures as both collective and individual entities, placing them within mysterious and emotionally charged settings that…

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$8

SOLD OUT The Ladies of Rose Hill

July 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Public Historian Christina Volpe will represent this sold-out program @ The MATT. Since the 1860s Rose Hill has been known for its opulent balls, lavish weddings, and embellished funerals. Volpe brings to life the lavish style of Rose Hill during the Victorian Era. Follow the narratives of the Scovill, Welton, and Chase families as they make their fortunes and forge the way for the Brass City to flourish. 50 tickets (first come, first serve). Pre-registration required. Supported in part by…

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$7 – $15

Summer Book Club Part 1

July 29 @ 6:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us for a summer book club featuring strong female leads including the fictional tale of past Rose Hill resident, Caroline Welton; the true story of an underestimated scientist during WWII; and two women, decades apart, connected by mystery. Reading the books in advance of each month's program is highly encouraged. From New England to the Rocky Mountains: The Life of Caroline Josephine Welton Presented by author Charles Monagan and Executive Director of Pequot Library Stephanie J. Coakley Enjoy a…

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August 2019

Free Family Art Activity

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month (all ages) Suggested Donation: $3 per family Join us before-hours and dive into art and history at Rose Hill. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in our garden (weather permitting)! Hear the story Anne of Green Gables written & retold by Stephanie Clarkson (originally by L.M. Montgomery, 1908). Tag along with Anne on her adventures with best friend Diana and classmate Gilbert as they explore Prince Edward Island in this classic tale.…

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$5

String-Puller Puppet Party

August 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Create a hand-held puppet with a Museum teaching artist and enjoy The Fairy Circus a spectacular marionette show by Tanglewood Marionettes (presented by Arts for Learning).  All children must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited. Pre-registration required

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Closed – Staff Retreat

August 16
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

The Mattatuck Museum will be closed today due to our Staff Retreat. We will be open Monday-Friday next week at our regular hours from 12-5 p.m.

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$15 – $25

Decoupage 101

August 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on September 12, 2019 at 2:00pm

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Two Sessions Available (same project): Tuesday, August 20, 2:00-4:30 p.m. Thursday, September 12, 2:00-4:30 p.m. Découpage is the art of decorating an object by gluing colored paper cutouts onto it in combination with special paint effects, gold leaf and other decorative elements. Attendees will join staff member Heather Whitehouse and complete a small keepsake box that could hold some of your own old photos or mementos. Once you learn the basics of Découpage you will be able to complete larger…

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$95 – $115

Roseland Cottage & Sharpe Hill Vineyard – CANCELLED

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Enjoy a day in Woodstock, CT, starting at the beautiful Gothic Revival style, Roseland Cottage. The house is instantly recognizable for its pink exterior and has an equally colorful interior, featuring elaborate wall coverings, heavily patterned carpets, and stained glass, much of which survives unchanged from the Victorian era. Spend time in the Cottage's gardens during lunch, followed by Victorian Secrets: Bustles, Bloomers, and the Women of Roseland Cottage, a lecture about the fashionable Victorian silhouette. Then, on to Sharpe…

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$3

Plein Air Painting

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until September 27, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Calling all Plein Air (outdoor) painters- Artist groups and clubs welcome! Capturing the beauty of the past at the Gothic Revival home of Rose Hill. Painting outdoors only, indoor sketching available. Participants should bring their own supplies. Indoor permissible art materials are limited to graphite, colored pencils, erasers, sketch pads, and drawing boards. Easels are not allowed indoors.

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Docent Meet Up

August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on September 10, 2019 at 10:00am

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Historically, a docent lectured while visitors listened, but today's dynamic docents of The MATT @ Rose Hill work with children and adults alike to create and facilitate conversation-based tours that bring art & history to life.  Share your passion for art and history with our visitors. Join our volunteer docent program and learn about the Museum's temporary home at Rose Hill and our collection on view throughout the first floor. 

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$7 – $15

Book Club Part 2

August 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

The Only Woman in The Room: A Novel Written by Marie Benedict Her beauty almost certainly saved her from the rising Nazi party and led to marriage with an Austrian arms dealer. She overheard the Third Reich's plans while at her husband's side, understanding more than anyone would guess. She devised a plan to flee from their castle, and the whirlwind escape landed her in Hollywood. She became Hedy Lamarr, screen star.  But she kept a secret more shocking than…

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September 2019

Closed – Labor Day

September 2
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

The Museum will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

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Free Family Art Activity

September 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month (all ages) Suggested Donation: $3 per family Join us before-hours and dive into art and history at Rose Hill. Enjoy story time followed by a fun family-friendly activity outside in our garden (weather permitting)! Hear the story The Jungle Book written & retold by Stephanie Clarkson (originally by Rudyard Kipling, 1894). Learn about friendship and love from Baloo the bear and the panther Bagheera. Experience the excitement of escaping monkeys and defeating Shere Khan, the…

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$30 – $45

POSTPONED: Every Portrait Tells a Story: Fashion History and American Colonial Portraits

September 11 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the program will be rescheduled to early 2020 Every Portrait Tells a Story: Fashion History and American Colonial Portraits Presented by: Rena Tobey, American Art Historian  Come learn how to ‘read’ portraits for important clues into the values, aspirations, and daily lives of men, women, and children. By closely examining several Colonial works, especially the clothing and accessories portrayed, discover how paintings reflect the shaping of our unique American identity. This interactive session provides fresh ways…

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$5

Off the Court with Ryan Gomes

September 15 @ 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Meet Waterbury’s own Ryan Gomes at the YMCA Gym! Learn about how Gomes went from captain of the basketball team at Wilby High School to an All-American at Providence College and later a professional player in the NBA. Gomes played for many notable teams including the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers, and served as assistant coach for the Long Island Nets.  Generous support for this project provided by Art Bridges. Parking available at the YMCA parking lot & Gaffney…

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Free

Annual Orton P. Camp, Jr. Lecture

September 16 @ 2:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Annual Orton P. Camp, Jr. Lecture   How does a Museum keep their collection from falling into disrepair? Listen to Mattautuck Museum’s Collection Manager, Wayne Eldred tell trade secrets for protecting our precious collection. Eldred will have some never before seen show-and-tell objects to share. 50 tickets available (first come, first served). Pre-registration required.  Free

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$7

Artist Led Gallery Tour

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Maryna Bilak: Caring Hands FREE for Members Join us before the exhibition opening reception for an artist talk given by Maryna Bilak. Stay for the opening to enjoy this and current exhibitions.

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$7 – $15

Book Club Part 3

September 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

The Masterpiece: A Novel Written by Fiona Davis For most New Yorkers, Grand Central Terminal is a crown jewel, but for Clara Darden, the terminal is the stepping stone to her future. It is 1928, and Clara is teaching at the Grand Central School of Art. A fiery artist, she is single-minded in her quest to achieve creative success, and has no idea that she'll soon be blindsided by the looming Great Depression.  By 1974, the terminal has declined almost…

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$20 – $25

Guided Walking Tour Part 1

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Waterbury's Downtown Historic District  Join The MATT for guided walking tours of Waterbury’s Downtown Historic District. Tours are led by Edward J. Halligan, architectural historian and preservationist. Take a special look inside some of Downtown’s architectural landmarks. Tours will conclude with a reception at the historic Drescher’s Restaurant on Leavenworth Street. Reception includes a complimentary glass of wine and shared appetizers as the conversation continues.  Tour notes provided and tours will proceed rain or shine. Participants are invited to park in…

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$25 – $30

Drawing the Figure in the Gallery

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Drawing the Figure in the Gallery Against the background of the historic Rose Hill Mansion, join us for this unique sketching opportunity and draw the female figure.  Participants provide their own supplies, which are limited to graphite, colored pencils, erasers, sketch pads, and drawing boards. Easels are not allowed. Tables and chairs supplied. Please bring a brown bag lunch. Pre-register by 9/25. 

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October 2019

$5 – $10

Sketching with the Masters

October 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday, repeating until December 27, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Gain access to the galleries before public hours to become inspired by the American masters in the Museum’s collection! This program is self-guided; all skill levels welcome. Participants must bring their own supplies. Stools will be provided. Sketching with the Masters takes place in the Museum galleries; permissible art materials are limited to: Graphite or colored pencils, erasers, sketch pad.

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Used Art & History Book Sale

October 4 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2019 at 12:00pm

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

The MATT @ Rose Hill Entry Hall Browse and buy donated used art books and artist monographs. With a large variety of used books spanning many art periods, artists, and critical theories, there is sure to be something for everyone! The museum will accept donations of gently used art books beginning September 30th including the day before the sale. If you would like to donate to the sale, please call the visitors service desk at (203) 753-0381x130. Unsold books will…

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Free Family Art Activity

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

First Saturday of the Month  Suggested Donation: $3 per family  Join us before-hours every first Saturday of the month and dive into art & history in our temporary location at Rose Hill. Enjoy classic tales that may have been enjoyed by families living in Rose Hill once upon a time, retold in the form of beautiful picture books with quotes from the original texts woven throughout.  Come during our art book sale to make your own book! Browse all the…

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$35 – $110

Swing into Health Strength and Toning

October 8 @ 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

The Matt @ Rose Hill, 63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

10 Week Session: $75 Members / $110 General / $35 BRASS Drop-in rate: $10 Members / $14 General / $5 BRASS  To register please call (203) 753-0381 x130 Free Demonstration: Tuesday, October 1, 1:30 p.m.  Fitness Fury X-perience is coming to the Mattatuck Museum @ Rose Hill. 45 minutes of “dancing to the oldies” with this heart-pumping swing dance program. This is low impact and lots of fun. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels are welcome. Per session only if space is available. Limited…

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