Willimantic, CT. – Willimantic, CT. – The Willimantic Orchestra will present its free spring concert on April 17 at 3 p.m. in Eastern Connecticut State University’s new Fine Arts Instructional Center Concert Hall. The community-based, not-for-profit orchestra provides access to free, live classical music. The casual, friendly atmosphere encourages families, adults and children to attend. Admission is free, but donations are welcomed.
Eastern Connecticut State University is the state of Connecticut’s public liberal arts university, serving more than 5,300 students annually at its Willimantic campus and satellite locations. In addition to attracting students from 158 of Connecticut’s 169 towns, Eastern also draws students from 20 other states and 63 other countries. A residential campus offering 38 majors and 55 minors, Eastern offers students a strong liberal art foundation grounded in an array of applied learning opportunities. Ranked the 27th public university in the North Region, by U.S. News and World Report in its 2016 Best College ratings, Eastern has also been awarded “Green Campus” status by the U.S. Green Building Council six years in a row. For more information, visit www.easternct.edu.