Hamden's Arts, Recreation & Culture Department announces the 2012-2013 Peter C. Hereld Sunday Performance Series . The series has been retitled in gratitude to Mr. Hereld, a former Hamden Arts Commissioner, for his generous support of this program.
The season finale on March 3 features the popular St. Luke’s Steel Band in a concert entitled "Joyous Sounds of the Caribbean." The high-energy, award-winning band, with members of all ages, is hailed as one of the most unique and exciting performing ensembles in the state. Their repertoire includes calypso, reggae, popular, and island folk music.
All events will be held in the handicapped-accessible Thornton Wilder Hall, Miller Cultural Complex, 2901 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden. Admission is $7 general admission/ $5 for senior citizens, students and children 12 and under. Tickets are sold at the door only. The series is presented with generous support from the estate of former Commissioner Emeritus Peter C. Hereld. For information, please call the Arts Commission at (203) 287-2546.