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Turkey mourns victims of tragic mine blast


The Turkish Cultural Centers are deeply shocked by the catastrophic accident in Soma, Turkey. We are deeply saddened to follow the mining disaster that caused hundreds of deaths and left many others injured. The bodies are carried 2km from inside ...

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Book Drive Connecticut


On Friday,May 2nd 2014, The Turkish Cultural Center donated books to a book drive Southern Connecticut State University hosted. The Turkish Cultural Center arranged approximately fifty books for the second graders whom where in need of new books. Our volunteers ...

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Turkey Presentation at Bridges – A Community Support System


On Monday, March 24th the Turkish Cultural Center went to visit the Bridges, a community support system of Milford. The visit was initiated by the Bridges Multicultural Program for their employees. A Turkey inservice was held at their facility to ...

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Hartford Rumi Night


The TCC Hartford hosted Rumi Night on February 22, 2014, enjoyed with friends and community members of Hartford area. We gathered together learning about who Celaleddin Rumi, also known as Mevlana in Turkey, is and his philosophy of love that ...

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Celebrating the Birth of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)


Turkish Cultural Center CT celebrated the blessed birth of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) featured a concert by Reha Yeprem and Suleyman Erkisi, at Wilbur Cross High School on Jan. 22nd, 2014. Here are the pictures of the event below. 

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Donations of Meat to Hungry


As Turkish Cultural Center, we celebrated the Feast of Sacrifice on Oct.15-18. Feast of Sacrifice is the time when Muslims sacrifice an animal, in remembrance of Forefather Abraham, to donate most of its meat to the needy. It is a ...

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International Festival at University of New Haven


On April 13th, 2013 Turkish Cultural Center joined University of New Haven for their International Festival. Turkish Cultural Center represented Turkey with different Turkish foods and deserts, displays and Ebru demonstrations. Students from different countries such as India, Saudi Arabia, ...

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Field Trip to TCC West Haven Branch


TCC was delighted to have the 7th graders from Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet School on Thursday, April 4th.  There were about 40 students and 4 teachers.  Kids got to learn about Turkey and the TCC.  They tasted Turkish food, dessert and ...

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Blood pressure screening


Turkish Cultural Center and West Haven Department of Public Health organized a free health fair on Monday. People had their blood pressures and blood sugars checked by Registered Nurses. The importance of monitoring and maintaining a normal blood pressure and ...

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TCCC Extends Thoughts and Prayers to those Impacted by Today’s Horrific Tragedy


Turkish Cultural Center would like to extend its thoughts and prayers to the community of Newtown, Connecticut and especially to the staff, students and families of Sandy Hook Elementary School those impacted by today’s horrific tragedy.

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