Tag: Southington Community Cultural Arts

Former troubadour to perform at SoCCA tonight

Among the crop of America’s emerging contemporary folksinger-songwriter-poets and performers, Lara Herscovitch is on top of her game, bringing what Sound Waves calls “expertly written prose, songwriting at its best” in her new album, MISFiT. The album has 11 original…

‘Ben Was Here’ promotes the arts

Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA) executive director Mary DeCroce accepts a $2,500 donation from Cristin Buckley of the Benjamin Buckley Memorial Foundation (BBMF). BBMF was created in memory of Ben Buckley, who died on Jan. 23, 2014, from an asthma…

Kiwanis Club supports the arts

The Southington Kiwanis Club recently dontated $500 to Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA). The organization is currently renovating the downtown historic Gura Building into a teaching, exhibiting and performing facility for the arts. The Arts Center will provide unique and…

Follow the yellow shoe prints

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Residents can follow yellow shoe prints in and out of local businesses during this year’s Apple Harvest Festical, thanks to the Shoe Parade, a new project by the Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA.) In an attempt to…

SoCCA hires Margaret Bodell as administrator

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER With their Fall 2015 opening fast approaching, the Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA) organization has hired its very first staff member, administrator Margaret Bodell. Bodell has worked in the arts center consulting and building industry for over…