Arts, Culture, and Entertainment

  • 7/24 Fish Puppet Workshop

    While the Ballard Institute is closed, the museum will offer short, puppet-building and craft workshops via Facebook Live ( every Wednesday and Friday at 2 p.m. ET! All past workshops are available on our Facebook and YouTube.

    Join UConn Puppet Arts senior Elise Vanase on July 24 to make a wriggly fish puppet that glides through the air with two control rods! Recommended for ages 6+.

    Materials needed: egg carton, paint, hot glue, two sticks/skewers, yarn or string, scissors

    For more information, contact: Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at