A Fall Alumni & Friends Reception will be held Thursday, November 1st, 4-6 p.m. at the Thomas Hooker Brewery at Colt, 140 Huyshope Avenue, Hartford, next to historic Coltsville National Park and Capital Community College’s original campus building on Sequassen Street. Hartford’s community college then known as Greater Hartford Community College opened there in 1967.
The fall reception will be an opportunity to meet G. Duncan Harris, Ed.D, the College’s CEO who joined Capital last July succeeding President Wilfredo Nieves.
Shared will be ways alumni can participate at the college by joining the alumni association, mentoring a student and honoring graduates. Alumni and graduates are invited to re-connect and share their story at by completing an alumni response form.
Reservations are $25 per person. The event includes appetizers, a complimentary beverage, a souvenir Thomas Hooker pint glass and a tour of the brewery. Net proceeds will benefit the College Foundation’s Emergency Microgrant Student Fund.
To make a reservation call Amy Lemire (860) 906-5150 or Marisol Malave (860) 906-5051.
Attendees must be 21 years old unless accompanied by a parent or guardian. No one under the age of 21 will be permitted to sample beer or any alcohol. A Capital Community College Foundation event.