Special Events

Special Events

Art and Culture Series

This exciting annual event is hosted by the CCE and organized by students to teach local elementary school kids about a different culture and region through a variety of fun activities and games. 

This year’s theme: India

Alternative Break Trip: Environmental Sustainability

Not only did we have one trip, but two this Spring Break!
Student went to Patchaug State Forest to participate in projects about environmental sustainability, including hiking the Appalachian Trail for a day and building log/lumber bridges!

Town Pride Town Wide 

Town Pride Town Wide is Eastern and Willimantic’s annual community beautification and gardening day. Projects included beautifying various areas around town in preparation for spring and summer festivities as well as tending to gardens through planting, weeding, etc. Members from the Willimantic, Eastern, and UCONN communities came together for this event and it is one that everyone looks forward to it every year.