TILLOTSON CENTER

                                    Community Heritage, Visual & Performing Arts

Upcoming events

    • 12/14/2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • 02/15/2020
    • 4:00 PM
    • In the Gallery @the TiLLY

    Barbara Nedd's art show kicks off the 250th Celebration of the founding of Colebrook. The Gallery is open Monday & Friday 11a.m. - 4 p.m.  Tuesday & Thursday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and at all events. Admission is free.

    • 01/24/2020
    • 01/26/2020
    • 3 sessions
    • Gallery at the Tilly


    • 01/26/2020
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the Tilly

    Celebrating the life of the last great artist of the Italian Renaissance. Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter. Admission $8/Students$3.

    • 02/03/2020
    • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • In the Gallery

    With support from a CLIF Community Building Grant, the Colebrook Public Library will be hosting a Poetry Workshop with award winning poet Matt Forrest Esenwine as part of the Our Town Poetry project.

    Attendees will write a poem with guidance from Mr. Esenwine. Students in grades 1, 3, and 6-8 will attend a workshop during the school day. The after school session is for any interested child who did not attend during the school day. Home school families are encouraged to join us!!  Space is limited & registration is REQUIRED!! Please call or email Melissa Hall: 603-237-4808 or chilibcolnh@gmail.com

    Concession stand will be open for snacks before the workshop begins!

    More information about the Our Town Poetry Contest is available at www.colebrookpubliclibrary.weebly.com.


    • 02/08/2020
    • 1:00 PM
    • Gallery & Theater

    The Colebrook Public Library & Colebrook Recreation Department are hosting a Lion King themed event for young  and young at heart.  

    1:00 pm- Craft, Read, & Roar 

    *Open to the young and young at heart for a free craft event and story read by Colebrook Children’s Librarian Melissa Hall.


    1:45 pm- Paint & Popcorn  $12

    *Open to all ages all ability levels. Barbara Nedd will lead a lion themed “Paint & Popcorn” at the Tilly. Call to register as space is limited.


    2:00 pm- The Lion King Movie $3

    * The Recreation Department & Library hosting The Lion King movie as a fundraiser for our Children’s programs to celebrate the 250th celebration of the Town of Colebrook.

    • 02/09/2020
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLy

    With half the world’s population wiped out and their own ranks fractured, the remaining Avengers grapple with psychological scars while trying to find the will to assemble once again and restore order and harmony in the universe. Admission $3. 

    • 02/10/2020
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLy

    In Always in Season, descendants of the victims and perpetrators of lynching are working together to heal a violent history. Blending observational footage with first-person testimonies and expert input, Always in Season, examines the lingering impact of lynching and the link between this historic form of racial terrorism and the racial violence that exists today. Discussion after the film.  Admission Free. 

    In Always in Season, descendants of the victims and perpetrators of lynching are working together to heal a violent history. Blending observational footage with first-person testimonies and expert input, Always in Season, examines the lingering impact of lynching and the link between this historic form of racial terrorism and the racial violence that exists today. Discussion after the film.  Admission Free. 
    • 02/14/2020
    • 5:30 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the Tilly

    Come to the Tillotson Center for a Valentine’s Date with your Mom, Dad, Brother, Sister, Grandparent, BFF or anyone you want to hang out with for a good movie, “Abominable” is the story of three teenagers helping a Yeti return to his family while avoiding a wealthy man and a zoologist who want it for their own needs.  Fee: $4 A Couple, $3 a Single

    Sponsored by the Colebrook Recreation Department



    • 02/21/2020
    • 6:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the Tilly

    The Colebrook Academy players will be presenting a variety of humorous skits and folktales along with some entertaining songs.  Admission is free, donations accepted, concession stand will be open.



    • 03/04/2020
    • 6:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater

    Ball in the House is an R&B/Soul/Pop a Capella group based out of Boston, MA, whose high energy shows have audiences singing, dancing, even beat boxing along. Join us for a concert with Ball in the House and local students joining the group on stage. Sponsored by Tillotson North Country Foundation. Admission $5

    • 03/06/2020
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • In the Gallery @the TiLLy
    Register

    Eclectic, immersive and mesmerizing; International acclaimed guitarist and songwriter Hiroya Tsukamoto takes us on an innovative, impressionistic journey filled with earthy, organic soundscapes that impart a mood of peace and tranquility. Students from Mr. Stewart's music class will preform an opening set. Admission $5/Students $3.

    • 03/20/2020
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLy
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    After more than fifteen years of world-wide touring and three album releases, Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson--otherwise known as the folk duo Hungrytown--have earned a reputation for the quality and authenticity of their songwriting: “It’s great to hear an act eschew sentimentality in favor of honesty and to prove that you don’t have to go raiding the memory of others to find the stuff that really good songs are made of,” writes Jedd Beaudoin of Popmatters. Admission $10/Students $5.

    • 04/10/2020
    • 04/11/2020
    • 2 sessions
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLY

    Legally Blonde JR. follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. When Elle's boyfriend, Warner, dumps her and heads to Harvard, claiming she's not "serious" enough, Elle takes matters into her own hands, crafting a showy song-and-dance personal essay and charming her way into law school. Befriending classmate, Emmett, and spunky hairdresser, Paulette, along the way, Elle finds that books and looks aren't mutually exclusive.  As Elle begins outsmarting her peers, she realizes that law may be her natural calling after all. Admission $5 adults, $4 students

    • 05/08/2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLy
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    Parker Hill Road is a five piece acoustic Bluegrass band that has been performing professionally in the New England area for over two decades. The band’s repertoire ranges from traditional Bluegrass to modern pop tunes performed in the Bluegrass tradition. Admission $10/Students $5.

    • 05/14/2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • In the Gallery @the TiLLy
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     Mandolinist Alan Epstein  brings an evening of Folk and Bluegrass music to the Gallery. Photo  by Joseph Deuel. Admission $10/Students $5. 

    • 05/15/2020
    • 05/17/2020
    • 3 sessions
    • In the Gallery @theTilly
    Instructors Alan Epstein and Bob Amos will teach the Wernick Method at the Bluegrass Jam Camp.  This class is currently full.


    Click here to join the waiting list





    • 07/02/2020
    • 2:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the Tilly

    The Little Red Wagon from University of New Hampshire is returning to the Tillotson Center with "The Wildlife in My Life."  Mom, dad and Jamie are moving to the country! What kind of animals will they encounter on the way? And how will mom and dad cope when they find out their new home is already home for a bunch of other furry and feathery friends? If Jamie has anything to do with it, everyone will learn how to love and live with all the critters that make living in the country interesting and fun! Join Jamie in working out how to teach mom and dad about coexisting with native wildlife! Admission $3 per person

    • 07/27/2020
    • 07/30/2020
    • 4 sessions
    • Gallery @the TiLLY

    Related imageDo you like to draw? Do you enjoy cartoons? Join the Comic Camp with cartoonist Marek Bennett for a summer camp experience like no other. A week long camp of making your own comic book and being part of the first Colebrook Recreation Comic Convention. Comic Camp is open to those in grades 5-10. Registration $55 resident, $65 non-resident (This is a Colebrook Recreation Department Summer Camp Program)

    • 09/18/2020
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLy
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    Unmistakably Nordic in flavor, Sofia Talvik somehow still conforms to American interpretations of her own original music, blending sparkle and melancholy, creating a special niche of folk music that has been described as neo-folk. Admission $10/Students $5.

    • 12/13/2020
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Kaufmann Theater @the TiLLY
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    Christmas @the TiLLY. William Ögmundson is an award-winning and EMMY-nominated composer and lyricist, and a classically-trained solo pianist with nine albums to his credit and over 40,000 monthly listeners on Spotify. Admission $10/$5 Students.

    Click Here to see William 



Programs are made possible through the generosity of individuals and corporate sponsors: 

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation/North Country Region, Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund, Tillotson North Country Foundation, C. Bean Transport, George M Stevens and LaPerle's IGA

Patron $2,000-$4,999



Supporter $250-$499


Legacy $10,000 Plus



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