July 2014

July 1, 2014
12:00pm What You Should Know About Benefits

Please join us for a brown bag lunch with Hugh Penney to discover what you should know about your benefits and the advantages of working at Yale!

Register here

July 9, 2014 to August 27, 2014
12:00pm 14th Annual Blues Berries & Jam Free Summer Concert Series

14th Annual Blues, Berries, and Jam, a free lunchtime concert series on The New Haven Green grows from five weeks to eight weeks this summer! The concerts are Wednesdays from noon until 1:30pm, and concerts coincide with the Downtown Farmers’ Market.

July 10, 2014
9:00am Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for your ideal retirement for Young Professionals

Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for your ideal retirement. 

The workshop leader will help you: 

11:00am Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for your ideal retirement for Young Professionals

Tomorrow in Focus: Saving for your ideal retirement. 

The workshop leader will help you: 

5:30pm PPYP Happy Hour

Join the Planned Parenthood Young Professionals group for drinks at Briq’s rooftop. 

July 12, 2014
10:00am Berry Fest at Lyman's Orchards

A family friendly festival at Lyman’s Orchards that celebrates blueberries, raspberries and jostaberries that are in season.

July 13, 2014
11:00am Specialty Food Market on Broadway Island

New Haven celebrates its Foodie culture with the Specialty Food Market on Broadway Island in New Haven across from Urban Outfitters! Stop by and taste some of Connecticut’s best gourmet treats. Grab a gift for a friend/family member/coworker/neighbor/teacher.

July 15, 2014
12:00pm Wonders of Yale Women Walking Tour

Please join WWN and the Women’s Faculty Forum for a guided walking tour of Yale’s campus to learn about the history and contributions of women at Yale. We’ll take a look at past accomplishments; you’ll hear stories of their rich successes, struggles and solidarity.

4:15pm Yale Entrepreneurship Speaker Series - Susan Gregg Koger

Leading entrepreneurs provide guidance and insight to aspiring entrepreneurs.

5:30pm From Paper to Realization: Vision Board Workshop

A Vision Board can be a powerful tool in helping you to realize your ambitions through visualization.

July 17, 2014
7:00pm Film Screening: "All About My Mother"

Director Pedro Almodóvar 
(Film Study Center, courtesy of Paul L. Joskow; and Films at the Whitney)

July 19, 2014
11:00am 1st Inaugural Connecticut Food Truck Festival

The first Connecticut Food Truck Festival! Saturday and Sunday July 19th and 20th 11am to 7pm over 50 food and specialty drink vendors, live music all weekend, free activities for the kids, retail and artisan vendors, raffles and more!

7:00pm Music on the Green- The Tempations and Salt n Pepa

Music on the Green presented by presented by Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, is a two-week summer concert festival, that takes place in July on the historic New Haven Green.
 
Concerts begin at 7:00 pm, this year’s headliners are:
 

July 20, 2014
11:00am 1st Inaugural Connecticut Food Truck Festival

The first Connecticut Food Truck Festival! Saturday and Sunday July 19th and 20th 11am to 7pm over 50 food and specialty drink vendors, live music all weekend, free activities for the kids, retail and artisan vendors, raffles and more!

July 26, 2014
12:00pm Connecticut Wine Festival

Taste the best of Connecticut’s wineries.  Sample locally produced specialty foods.  Enjoy live music.
Browse for handicrafts and more.  It’s all happening at the Connecticut Wine Festival.
 

7:00pm Music on the Green- The Tempations and Salt n Pepa

Music on the Green presented by presented by Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven, is a two-week summer concert festival, that takes place in July on the historic New Haven Green.
 
Concerts begin at 7:00 pm, this year’s headliners are:
 

July 27, 2014
12:00pm Connecticut Wine Festival

Taste the best of Connecticut’s wineries.  Sample locally produced specialty foods.  Enjoy live music.
Browse for handicrafts and more.  It’s all happening at the Connecticut Wine Festival.
 

July 31, 2014
5:00pm Orange Volunteer Firemen's Carnival

FAMILY FUN…FOR EVERYONE!
 
** Free Entertainment **
 
Spectacular Rides
 
Family fun filled rides including a kiddieland for the youngsters 
 
PARKING & ADMISSION are FREE
 
FIREWORKS-FUN SHOWS-RAFFLES and much more!
 

5:30pm Paint a Brighter Future

Lend your heart to help others feel at home.

Join us for an evening of creating a work of art and enjoying wine with friends – all to help welcome formerly homeless people into their new homes.

5:30pm ArtSpot! Arts & Culture Happy Hour featuring Sam Perduta

For nearly 6 years ArtSpot! served as a monthly social for business and arts professionals at various New Haven arts institutions before it ended in 2008. The events provided a wonderful way for the community to discover the arts, meet new friends and make a few lasting memories.