Welcome,  
|   
July 31st, 2015

Calendar

Wednesday, July 29
BARRE – Authors at the Aldrich. Marialisa Calta – Food & Travel Writer. Author of Barbarians at the Plate: Taming and Feeding the Modern American Family. 6 p.m. in Milne Community Room.

Summer Concerts in Currier Park. 7 p.m. Michele Fay Band (Americana)

BETHEL – The Bethel Council on the Arts 2015 Season. 7 p.m. at the Bethel Band Shell. The Party Crashers.

EAST MONTPELIER – Come learn about the Warning Signs of Early Alzheimers. Twin Valley Senior Center, Route 2, Blueberry commons. 1 p.m. Free. This training will teach you the 10 warning signs and separate myth from reality and address commonly held fears about this disease that affects so many people. Do you know how to recognize the signs in yourself or your loved ones? Are you a caregiver? Open to the public.

MIDDLESEX – Summer Concert Series at the Andy Shapiro-Martha Pellerin Memorial Bandstand. 6:30 p.m. Free. Jeremiah McLane, Sarah Blair & Owen Marshall (Celtic, French and Quebecois).

PLAINFIELD – Goddard MFA Art Crawl. The Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts program presents their semi-annual MFA student Art Crawl at Goddard College’s Plainfield, Vermont campus. Free and open to the public. 6-8:30 p.m. Parking is available at the entrance to the campus. Wheelchair access will cover most exhibit locations. For more information, call 802-454-8311

RANDOLPH – Lyra Summer Music Workshop guest artist Itamar Zorman (violin). Chandler Center for the Arts. 7:30 p.m.

WATERBURY CTR – Waterbury Historical Society Potluck. Hope Davey Park. 6 p.m. Bring a hot dish or salad. Dessert and beverage will be provided. The program “The Changing Music Scene of the 40’s” by Martin Bryan will follow. This is a Vermont Humanities Council event. It is free and the public are welcome. More info contact Jack Carter at 244-7409

Thursday, July 30
HARDWICK – Craftsbury Chamber Players. Historic Hardwick Town House. 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk.

MONTPELIER – Brown Bag Summer Concert Series with Bramblewood. Carol Hausner, Danny Coane & Colin McCaffrey Hailing from Central Vermont, BRAMBLEWOOD is a dynamic trio playing acoustic bluegrass, folk and country music, both old and new, along with award-winning originals. Christ Church Courtyard at 64 State St. Noon. Free.

Montpelier Meeting of the Burlington Writers Workshop. The North Branch Cafe, 41 State St. 6 p.m. This is a free writing workshop in which we’ll discuss work by two of our group’s writers. New members of all skill levels are always welcome. To register, please go to http://www.meetup.com/The-Burlington-Writers-Workshop/ and look for the date and time of this workshop.

Film Screening: Fruilvale Station, hosted by Justice For All. American Legion, 21 Main St. 6 p.m. Free. As attention increases on the proliferating killings of blacks by law enforcement across the United States, many communities search for solutions. This film screening is the first activity in a journey by “Justice For All” to find those solutions.

RANDOLPH – Lyra Summer Music Workshop guest artist Adam Golka (piano). Chandler Center for the Arts. 7:30 p.m.

WAITSFIELD – Big Red Barn Art Show. Lareau Farm Inn. Noon.Enjoy two and three dimensional fine art by more than 30 Valley artists.

Friday, July 31
CHELSEA – Carter Glass and homemade pies on the Chelsea Common. 3-6 p.m. Enjoy this free concert and win a fresh homemade pie! Chelsea Library Pie Walk to benefit programming at the library. Please contact Toni at the library if you can donate a pie or two for the pie walk! (685-2188/chelsealibraryvtkids@gmail.com)

MIDDLESEX – Dave Keller & Brother Bob White at Frog Moon Hollow, located at 25 PR 2 (just off Shady Rill Rd., a mile south of Rumney School). Doors open at 6 p.m. Tarot Readings for Healing and Self-discovery will be offered by Claire Diamond from 6-10 p.m. BYOB. $15 suggested donation.

Saturday, August 1
ADAMANT – Rapunzel the Children’s Show presented by QuarryWorks. July 25 & 26, Aug 1 & 2. Saturday shows at 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday shows at 2 p.m.

EAST MONTPELIER – Nurture In Nature Retreat. A playshop for women facilitated by Robin Cornell, whole health practitioner and Kathy Kinter, environmental educator. Harmonized Earth Education School. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Rediscover your child-like wonder! Through a variety of restorative processes that use personal inquiry, body-mind integration, and engagement with Nature, you will reawaken greater possibilities while tapping into your innate wisdom in rich & rewarding ways. For more information, costs & pre-registration go to: nurtureinnatureretreats.wordpress.com or email Kathy at Katkinter@gmail.com or Robin at Robin@universalrivers.com.

Crossbow Demo Day with R&L Archery at Whistling Arrow Archery Club, Route 14. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ·Try crossbows from TenPoint, Horton, Wicked Ridge, Stryker and Parker. ·Learn about the benefits and disadvantages of using a crossbow. ·Speak with industry professionals on the latest improvements in technology. ·Discuss the upcoming changes to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife regulations regarding crossbows. ·Factory representatives will also be on hand to answer your questions. Free, Rain or Shine. For more information contact R&L Archery at 802-479-9151 or rlarchery@aol.com

HARDWICK – Paint, Battery & Fluorescent Bulb collection at the Hardwick Town Garage, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District is holding this event for FREE to all CVSWMD residents. Books & textiles will also be collected for recycling. 802-229-9383 x105 for more information or go to www.cvswmd.org.

MARSHFIELD – Annual Sale Baked Good & Canned Goods. Christ Anglican Catholic Church, Creamery St. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For new church building.

MONTPELIER – Bird Banding Demonstration. North Branch Nature Center. 713 Elm St. Anytime from 6:30 to 11 a.m. Fee: Donations welcomed. Get a behind the scenes glimpse of banding in action. We catch, measure and band a variety of songbirds to study their survivorship and reproductive success. A rare chance to see beautiful birds up close.

MORETOWN – On the Way Art Show and Sale. Moretown Town Hall, 994 Route 100B. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Whimsical, traditional, intelligent, ethereal—the show brings together art created from the unique perspective of four Vermont artists who meet regularly to inspire new ideas and to critique each other’s work. Cards, matted art, framed photography, photo books, and more will be on exhibit. This event is part of the Vermont Festival of Arts in the Valley and is on your way to the other special happenings in this yearly August celebration!

QUECHEE – 2nd Annual showing of antique engines and related equipment and machinery, being put on by the Vermont Gas & Steam Engine Association, Inc. Quechee Gorge Village grounds. FREE. Members have working displays of antique engines, etc. which demonstrate the advances made in farming and business at the out-set of the Industrial Revolution and up thru the 1940’s. In addition to these displays, the Carz Club of Vermont will be displaying their fine vintage, custom and muscle cars.

RANDOLPH – Lyra Summer Music Workshop student concert. Chandler Center for the Arts. 1 p.m. The Lyra Summer Music Workshop wraps up their 3-week intensive workshop with a final student concert.

Dip and Donate Supper. First Congregational Church. 5 p.m.

Sunday, August 2
ADAMANT – Rapunzel the Children’s Show presented by QuarryWorks. July 25 & 26, Aug 1 & 2. Saturday shows at 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday shows at 2 p.m.

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 1 p.m. For the phlox fanciers among you, we hold a Phlox Festival every year here at the nursery, always the first two weeks in August, and 2015 brings us to the 13th Annual Fest! This is the time when the majority of our 134 phlox are blooming, and so it’s a wonderful opportunity to see dozens of cultivars in bloom, and to see firsthand the differences in color, shape, height and fragrance, which are so difficult to describe in writing. It’s a pretty nice show of color, and we think you’ll be happy to discover how much action there can be in a late summer garden, especially when phlox are combined with other late-bloomers such as heleniums, asters, burnets and coneflowers.

MARSHFIELD – Rob Mermin performs Adventures in Mime & Space, a multi-media tribute to his mentor, legendary French mime Marcel Marceau, whose work in the French Underground, saving Jewish children during WWII, earned him the Wallenberg Humanitarian Award. At the Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. 7:30 p.m. $20 adult, $10 youth. Tickets and info: Unadilla Theater.org: 802-456-8968

MONTPELIER – Northeast Fiddlers Assoc. monthly jam and meet. VFW, 792Pioneer St. Noon to 5 p.m. Fiddlers and public welcome. Local food shelf donations welcome. Contact: Lee Deyette (802) 728-5188

MORETOWN – On the Way Art Show and Sale. Moretown Town Hall, 994 Route 100B. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Whimsical, traditional, intelligent, ethereal—the show brings together art created from the unique perspective of four Vermont artists who meet regularly to inspire new ideas and to critique each other’s work. Cards, matted art, framed photography, photo books, and more will be on exhibit. This event is part of the Vermont Festival of Arts in the Valley and is on your way to the other special happenings in this yearly August celebration!

NORTHFIELD – American Legion Breakfast Buffet. 8-11 a.m. $8 adults, $4 children under 10. Eggs & Omelets made to order, Chipped Beef on toast, Pancakes, French toast, Bacon, Sausage, home fries, Fruit, Juice, coffee, tea.

WAITSFIELD – Festival of the Arts Picnic. Lareau Farm Inn. 6 p.m. Bring your blankets, fill up your baskets, and hang out under the setting sun!

WARREN – Picnic Concert Featuring Caleb & Bruce Freeberg. Warren United Church, 339 Main St. From 10:00-11:15 they will offer special music in the Sunday worship service. From noon until 1:30 p.m., they will perform for the public. Bring your own picnic to enjoy on the lawn. Drinks & desserts available. This event is free to the public, is family friendly and is part of the Vermont Festival of the Arts in the Mad River Valley. Rain site: Warren Town Hall, 3rd floor

Monday, August 3
EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

Tuesday, August 4
EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

MONTPELIER – Buy Local Market on the State House Lawn. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Featuring over 40 farmers and food producers. Come for lunch and listen to live music! Shoppers can use their EBT and Debit cards and receive Crop Cash at the market for “market cash.”

RANDOLPH – 2015 Summer Concert Series on Gifford Park. 6 p.m. Jeanne & The Hi-Tops (Old Time Rock & Roll); Grilling by Randolph & Bethel Rotarians

Wednesday, August 5
BARRE – Authors at the Aldrich. Roberta Harold – Mystery Novelist. Author of Murdered Sleep and Heron Island. 6 p.m. in Milne Community Room.

Summer Concerts in Currier Park. 7 p.m. Chris Robertson & The Socket Rockets (Retro Rock)

BETHEL – The Bethel Council on the Arts 2015 Season. 7 p.m. at the Bethel Band Shell. Rusted Chrome

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

MARSHFIELD – Rob Mermin, founder of Circus Smirkus, performs Circle of Sawdust, a one-man, multi-media, autobiographical history of life “under canvas” in the Big Top circus world. At the Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. 7:30 p.m., $20 adult, $10 youth. Tickets and info: Unadilla Theater.org: 802-456-8968

MIDDLESEX – Summer Concert Series at the Andy Shapiro-Martha Pellerin Memorial Bandstand. 6:30 p.m. Free. Katie Trautz and the Green Mountain Playboys (Cajun).

Thursday, August 6
ADAMANT – The Trip to Bountiful presented by QuarryWorks. Aug 6-9 and Aug 13-16. Thursday, Friday, Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.

CABOT – Pulled Pork Dinner. Cabot United Church. Take-outs start at 5 p.m. Serving starts at 5:30-7 p.m. Pulled pork, baked beans, salads, rolls, desserts, drinks, all you can eat. Adults $10, Children $5. Info: 563-2715.

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

HARDWICK – Craftsbury Chamber Players. Historic Hardwick Town House. 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk.

MONTPELIER – Brown Bag Summer Concert Series with Dave Keller. Christ Church Courtyard at 64 State St. Noon. Free.

Friday, August 7
ADAMANT – The Trip to Bountiful presented by QuarryWorks. Aug 6-9 and Aug 13-16. Thursday, Friday, Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

Saturday, August 8
ADAMANT – The Trip to Bountiful presented by QuarryWorks. Aug 6-9 and Aug 13-16. Thursday, Friday, Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.

BARRE – Second Saturday: Chris Hadsel & Painted Theater Curtains. Vermont History Center, 60 Washington St. 2 p.m. Chris Hadsel of the Curtains Without Borders project will speak about the work to uncover and preserve these important pieces of history. Talks are free with admission to the Vermont History Center. Adults $5. See vermonthistory.org/calendar or call (802) 828-2180.

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

EAST MONTPELIER – Humane Heroes Summer Party. Central Vermont Humane Society Adoption Center, 1589 VT Route 14S. 10 a.m. to noon.nHey kids! You are invited to celebrate your love of animals. There will be fun activities, snacks and treats – both healthy and sweet, and time to spend with the shelter animals. There is no cost for this kids’ event but we invite you to bring an item from our Wish List. Monetary donations are also welcome. www.CentralVermontHumane.org/wish-list/

MARSHFIELD – Annual Sale Baked Good & Canned Goods. Christ Anglican Catholic Church, Creamery St. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For new church building.

MONTPELIER – Coffee with a Cop. MPD will be holding our next “Coffee with a Cop” event at 10 a.m. at the Hunger Mountain Coop located at 623 Stonecutters Way.

Vintage Trailer Conference. Downtown Montpelier will host a day long Vintage Trailer Conference, where national, regional and local Vermont tourists and cult trailer enthusiasts will have a chance to explore Montpelier’s historic streets and area businesses by touring 40 – 60 vintage trailers from the 1940’s to the 1970’s parked in our downtown.

RANDOLPH – JP’s Flea Market. shop for antiques, architectural salvage, collectables, drafts, food, furniture, home goods, vintage clothing, and more. Gifford Park (44 South Main St.), from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WAITSFIELD – Sixth Annual Vermont Music Fest. Lareau Farm, home of American Flatbread. Noon to 10 p.m. Two stages, diverse bands, local food, Wiffle Scramble and great kids activities. Music includes: Starline Rhythm Boys, Soule Monde, Po Boyz, Jon Gailmor, Chris Cotta, and more! Picnics allowed, but no alcohol except purchases onsite. Early bird discount tickets while they last! Come dance, eat, and celebrate everything community.

WATERBURY – “A Hamel Family Puppet Show”. Waterbury Public Library. 10 a.m. Toddlers & kids aged 3 and up enjoy a funny & educational puppet show by the Hamel family. Includes a craft afterwards.

Sunday, August 9
ADAMANT – The Trip to Bountiful presented by QuarryWorks. Aug 6-9 and Aug 13-16. Thursday, Friday, Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.

EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

MONTPELIER – Circus Smirkus 2015 Big Top Tour: BON APPÉTIT. Under the Big Top at Montpelier High School. 2 p.m. Dig into another serving of Circus Smirkus!

WAITSFIELD – Community Mandala Installation. Big Picture Theater, 48 Carroll Rd. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Members of the community are invited to contribute their personal creative expressions, memories, dreams and wishes to a collaborative art piece to be held by the spirit of the collective within the healing form of a mandala. Professional art therapists will facilitate the creative process and its contemplation utilizing found and natural objects and provided art materials.

WARREN – Taste of the Valley and “Iron Chef” Competition. Sugarbush Resort – Lincoln Peak. 5 p.m. Join us for the Vermont Festival of the Art’s signature event at the stunning Lincoln Peak Village.

WEBSTERVILLE – Sunday morning walk with Denise Bergeron. Walk begins at the Barre Town Forest kiosk, 44 Brook St. 9 a.m. All ages welcome. For more information, call Marianne at 476-4185, or email mkotch731@gmail.com.

Monday, August 10
EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

WATERBURY – Musical Story Time with Lesley Grant. Waterbury Public Library. 10 a.m. For ages 18 months – 4 years old.

Tuesday, August 11
EAST HARDWICK – 13th Annual Phlox Fest. Perennial Pleasures Nursery. 100’s of Blooming Plants, Garden Tours, Cutflower Display, Door Prizes.

RANDOLPH – 2015 Summer Concert Series on Gifford Park. 6 p.m. Possum Haw (Folk Music/Bluegrass/Country); Grilling by Randolph Center Fire Dept.

left
Pause
Right
 
vt-world.com Webutation
 
The World Online
The World
403 US Route 302
Barre, VT 05641
Phone: (802) 479-2582
Copyright © 2015 The World Online