Special Events

 

Stowe Prize Day

With 2018 Winner Matthew Desmond & Student Stowe Prize Winners

September 5th, 2018

A day to honor 2018 Stowe Prize winner Matthew Desmond
and 2018 Student Stowe Prize winners Wes Gobar, University of Virginia
and Zyahna Bryant, Charlottesville High School.

 

 

 

ACTION FAIR

 

Meet Student Stowe Prize winners and connect with local groups working for change. A free event thanks to The Hartford.

 

3:00-4:00 PM Immanuel Congregational Church
10 Woodland Street, Hartford
Across Farmington Avenue from the Stowe Center

 

 

 

A CONVERSATION WITH MATTHEW DESMOND
AND STUDENT STOWE PRIZE WINNERS

 

Host of WNPR’s Where We Live, Lucy Nalpathanchil, moderates the conversation with 2018 Stowe Prize winner Matthew Desmond and
2018 Student Stowe Prize winners Wes Gobar and Zyahna Bryant.

A free event thanks to The Hartford.

 

Register Here

 

4-5:30 PM Immanuel Congregational Church
10 Woodland Street, Hartford
Across Farmington Avenue from the Stowe Center

 

 

 

THE BIG TENT JUBILEE

 

A ticketed event with dinner, awards presentation and remarks by
Matthew Desmond, 2018 Stowe Prize winner.
Proceeds support Stowe Center education programs for children and adults.

 

Buy Tickets for Big Tent Jubilee

 

6-9 PM Stowe Center Lawn

 

 

The Stowe Prize recognizes a U.S. author whose written work has made a tangible impact on a social justice issue critical to contemporary society. Named in honor of Harriet Beecher Stowe, the $10,000 award was established to commemorate the 200th anniversary of her birth in 2011.

 

The Student Stowe Prize, established by the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center in 2012, recognizes outstanding writing by United States high school and college students that is making a tangible impact on a social justice issue
critical to contemporary society.

 

 

 

 

 

LEGACY PRESENTING SPONSOR

 

 

 

Location Immanuel Congregational Church & Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Doors Open 2:30 PM
Program 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
ONLINE DISCUSSION