Posts Tagged ‘ mural ’

Mural to ask the question, before I die I…

June 7, 2014
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Joe Kleszcz is working on a Before I Die wall that will allow walkers along the Rails to Trails an opportunity to answer the question before I die I...

By Ed Harris Editor A local man is hoping walkers along the linear trail will want to share the things they hope to do before they die. With a little help, Joe Kleszcz is establishing a Before I Die wall along the Southington Rails to Trails. The 48 foot by 8 foot wall will resemble…

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Young ladies to paint mural at Southington Library

August 5, 2013
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By Tammi Naudus
A small group of young ladies are preparing to paint a mural at the Southington Library.

By Ed Harris Editor A small group of young ladies has begun brainstorming a mural that will hang in the Southington Library. The mural is possible thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation of New Britain. This is another part of the grant that allowed the library to recently purchase a 3D printer. “We…

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Buttefly stolen from Because of 26 mural

July 2, 2013
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By Mike Chaiken
One of the butterflies was stolen from this Because of 26 mural. The butterflies are visible at the far right of the picture.

  By Ed Harris Editor The theft of a butterfly from the Because of 26 mural has outraged residents in town. Twenty-six metal butterflies were attached to the mural on the back of Ragazino’s Garage on Summer Street, along the linear trail. The butterflies were attached to the mural by a wooden sleeve and screws.…

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Foundation awards grants for the arts; Southington Library to purchase 3D printer

May 10, 2013
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The Southington library has received a grant from the Community Foundation of New Britain to fund two upcoming arts programs – a canvas mural and a three-dimensional printer. As part of its most recent round of grants, the foundation has awarded funding to libraries in each of the four towns they represent – Southington, Plainville,…

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