Hartford boasts a small, nimble, personal, participatory forum. “Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe,” hosted at Watkinson School, offers great debates and discussions you can dive into. Parents, community leaders, educators—everyone who cares about the challenges we’re facing these days—will love the opportunity to think and talk together.  And all of the profits benefit the education programs of three shining Hartford institutions: Billings Forge, Hartford Stage and the Mark Twain House.
 
For those who enjoy wisdom with wit, substance with style, and the opportunity to be part of the conversation, “Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe” will become a must-go series.
Who’s Afraid of the Bix Bad Beiderbecke? A Non-Threatening Conversation About Jazz 
January 31, 2018We always look for an excuse to roll out Watkinson’s beautiful piano. Hartford has an amazing jazz history, and Colin has a lot of jazz musician friends. We’ll have a little onstage jazz party. Talk about what makes jazz jazz. Invite the audience to sing. Teach the audience to scat.
 
The $12 Potato Chip—And Other Horrors April 4, 2018 • In 2016, a Swedish brewery offered for sale artisanally prepared potato chips. $59 for 5 chips in what looks like a jeweler’s box. They sold out. Crazy, right? But be honest: have you gone to more than one place looking for just the right coffee bean or golden beet or ...something? Meanwhile, behind all this posturing, what do Americans really cook and eat?
 
Forums are at 7pm and are preceeded by a pre-show light meal at 5:30pm prepared by Chef Jon Birney.
 
Pricing Options:
1 forum with Dinner: $25
1 forum (no Dinner): $10

All events are held in the Foisie Family Amphitheater at Watkinson School. Seating is very limited and general admission, so order today. 

Purchase tickets at brownpapertickets.com or by calling 800-838-3006.
    • Watkinson School gratefully acknowledges Fiduciary Investment Advisors as the lead sponsor of Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe.

      Watkinson School gratefully acknowledges Fiduciary Investment Advisors as the lead sponsor of Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe.