Introducing Friends of the Institute

As a tribute to Senator Kennedy's 47-year career, gifts of $47 and up recognize you as a Friend of the Institute.

Public Programs

Upcoming Programs

The Institute’s public programs welcome elected officials and community leaders to create a dialogue around critical issues facing our nation. The topics and formats vary from keynote lectures and panels to interactive forums and kid-friendly family programs, and are focused on exploring how citizens and elected officials can create change at the local, state, and federal levels.

You can explore highlights from our past programs here.

Free with Advance Registration​

Kid Convention 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 10:00 AM

At the Kennedy Institute, kids vote, too! Join us for a day of election-themed family programs and activities for young people ages 5 and up.

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