2017-06-22 / Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ART EXHIBITS
AROUND THE AREA
Northfield
Extended - World War: America and the Creation of a
Superpower, aligned with 100th anniversary of the
U.S. entry into WWI in 1917 and 75th anniversary of
involvement in WWII in 1941, Sullivan Museum &
History Center, Norwich University, 485-2183 for
information.
All Summer - The Northfield Historical Society will be
open on Tuesdays from 2 - 4 p.m. and Saturdays
from 10 a.m. - Noon. Take a big step back in time and
experience Northfield 100 years ago. See WWI photos
and memorabilia including Carl Diemer's military
uniform. He served in WWII as well as the first WW.
Downtown was going strong. For visiting at other
times, contact nhscurator@gmail.com
Montpelier
On going - The Works Progress Administation Federal
Art Collection, T. W. Wood Gallery, the WPA highlights
social resistance art work from the 1930’s and ‘40’s.
Through October 6 - The Art of Coming Together, contemporary
Vermont art, Spotlight Gallery.
Chelsea
On going - My Little Piece of Earth and other works by
local artists, ongoing group art show.
Randolph
Through September 3 - Scale, sculptors explore how
scale affects the viewer interactions, curated by Jim
Sardonis, Chandler Gallery, 728-9878 for information.
Waitsfield
On going - Art in the Round Barn, all media except photography,
Thursday-Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
Saturday, Sunday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., 496-7733 for
information.
Through July 22 - Vermont Watercolor Society Spring
Exhibition, Festival Gallery, Village Square.
Stowe
Through August 26 beginning June 16 - Best of
Northeast Masters of Fine Arts, Helen Day Art Center,
work by students of New England and New York, 253-
8358 for information.

WEDNESDAY
JUNE 21
Northfield
9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup, United Church of Northfield.
4:45 p.m. - Bingo at the Masonic Temple, bingo begins
for the season with an ultimate jackpot of $1,200.
Montpelier
Call for time - Hike with GMC, moderate 4 to 5 miles,
Sabin’s pasture, hike from after work until sunset,
bring a light dinner, water and headlamp, call 793-
6313 or 229-9908 for meeting time and place.
7:30 p.m. - Lackard Blues at Sweet Melissa’s, 4 Langdon
Street.
Barre
1 - 4 p.m. - Robin Hood Party, Aldrich Public Library,
games, crafts, snacks and a costume contest are all
part of this party celebrating all things Robin Hood,
don’t miss the archery contest, party followed by a
screening of a children’s movie adaptation of Robin
Hood’s classic story.
6 p.m. - Authors at the Aldrich, Novelist Melanie Finn,
Aldrich Public Library, the author of the luminous
novel,, The Gloaming and has also worked as a
screenwriter and journalist, she founded and directs
the Nation Health Project which brings healthcare to
remove Massai communities in Tanzania.
Tunbridge
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Young Writers Workshop, writing
assistance, time to share writing and have fun, open
to all youth age nine and up, Tunbridge Library, 889-
9404 for information.
Randolph
3 - 4 p.m. - Chronic Conditions Support Group, FREE
discussion group for anyone with chronic illness,
Gifford Medical Center, conference center, South
Main Street, no registration required.
6 p.m. - Grief Support Group for those going through
times of grief, facilitated by Dr. George Sweet, Baptist
Fellowship, 1051 Vt. Route 66, 728-5318 for information.
6 - 7 p.m. - Weightloss Support Group, get help and
support on your weight loss journey, FREE, Gifford
Medical Center, conference center, South Main Street,
no registration required.
Randolph Center
7 - 8:30 p.m. - Evening Pasture Walk at an Organic
Dairy Farm, Beidler Family Farm, an evening pasture
walk will introduce of grazing on this all grass dairy,
refreshments provided, a Vermont Land Trust event.
Stowe
7:30 p.m. - Chicago presented by the Stowe Theater
Guild, in the roaring twenties, chorus girl Roxie Hart
murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless
husband Amos to take the rap unitl he finds out he’sbeen
duped and turns on Roxie.

THURSDAY
JUNE 22
Northfield
7 p.m. - Development Review Board meeting, Municipal
Building.
Montpelier
7 p.m. - Art Talk with Ethiopian Graffiti Street artist
Mengistu Wude, T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre Street,
free and open to all, donations appreciated, Wude will
share a presentation about his work followed by a
discussion and reception.
Tunbridge
3 - 9 p.m. - Jenny Brook Bluegrass Green Mountain
Style, includes headliners, plus bluegrass classes,
demos, dances, activities for kids, food and more, a
full day of concerts at the Tunbridge Fair Grounds,
380-4106 or jennybrookbluegrass.com for information
about times and schedules.
Randolph
11 a.m. - Noon - Caregiver Support Group, home caregivers
invtied to share concerns and learn how to
take time for themselves, FREE, Gifford Medical
Center, conference center, 728-7100 for information.
11:30 a.m. - Yoga Classes, for beginners, led by Emily
Harvey Dooley, NCMT, Three Stallion Inn, Stock Farm
Road, 728-6417 for information.
6:45 - 8:45 p.m. - Step In Time Line Dancers of Central
Vermont, first hour beginner level lessons, second
hour intermediate level for experienced dancers,
Esther Mesh Room, Chandler Music Hall, 728-5722
for information.
Stowe
7:30 p.m. - Chicago presented by the Stowe Theater
Guild, in the roaring twenties, chorus girl Roxie Hart
murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless
husband Amos to take the rap unitl he finds out he’sbeen
duped and turns on Roxie.

FRIDAY
JUNE 23
Berlin
6 p.m. - Friday Night Fires, Fresh Track Farm, 4373 Vt.
Route 12, bring the whole family and enjoy pizza from
Field Stone Farm starting at 6 p.m., live music starting
at 7 p.m. and of course, Vermont wine.
Montpelier
4 p.m. - Bike Ride with GMC, easy 20 miles, enjoy a ride
from Montpelier to Waterbury to enjoy the Strawberry
Festival at the Waterbury Congregational Church,
great food, meet at parking lot behind Department of
Labor, 883-2313 to register and for information.
6 - 8:30 p.m. - Herbal Facial Rejuvenation with Olga
Mardach, VCIH, 252 Main Street, $20/$23 includes
$5 materials fee, 224-7100 to register or for information.
East Montpelier
3 - 5 p.m. - Natural Life in Watercolor Class, Twin Valley
Senior Center, 4583 US Route 2, runs for six weeks,
$35 per class and $15 for materials, taught by Susan
Sawyer, 223-6954 to register and for information.
Barre
7 p.m. - Midnight - RockFire Granite Heritage Night,
Vermont Granite Museum, experience Barre’s granite
history with games, food and music, enjoy the new
nature walk lit by luminaries featuring historical
characters from Barre’s past starting at 8 p.m., time
groups of 25 people will depart every 1/2 hour for the
Fire Walk, first come, first served, walking shoes recommended.
Chelsea
3 - 6 p.m. - Chelsea Farmers Market, North Common,
rain or shine.
Tunbridge
10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. - Jenny Brook Bluegrass Green
Mountain Style, includes headliners Ricky Skaggs
and Kentucky Thunder, plus bluegrass classes,
demos, dances, activities for kids, food and more, a
full day of concerts at the Tunbridge Fair Grounds,
380-4106 or jennybrookbluegrass.com for information
about times and schedules.
8 a.m. - Noon - Saturday Sewing Circle, park at rear of
school and enter through library door, Tunbridge
Central School.
9 a.m. - Story Hour, Cooperation, activity stories and
snack for story lovers of all ages, Tunbridge Library.
Randolph Center
6 p.m. - Evening Pasture Walk at an organic dairy farm,
Beidler Family Farm, 821 S. Randolph Road, tour the
farm with the Vermont Land Trust and learn from
farmers Brent and Regina Beidler about the importance
of grazing on this all grass organic dairy farm,
walk through the pasture, meet the cows and enjoy
some ice cream and refreshments, free event but registration
is required, vlt.org/event/pasture-walk to
sign up.
Waitsfield
7 p.m. - TenFest Audtions and June Writers’ Workshop
at Valley Players Theater, if you cannot make this
date, contact us to set up a special audition, we read
plays cold, no preparation or experience required,
just being along your summer schedule, bring 20
pages to read aloud, contact
vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com to sign up.
Waterbury
6 - 8:30 p.m. - Waterbury Rotary Concerts in the Park,
The Funky Crustaceans, New Orleans Rhythm and
Blues, FREE.
Stowe
7:30 p.m. - Chicago presented by the Stowe Theater
Guild, in the roaring twenties, chorus girl Roxie Hart
murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless
husband Amos to take the rap unitl he finds out he’sbeen
duped and turns on Roxie.

SATURDAY
JUNE 24
Northfield
Noon - 4:30 p.m. - Annual Strawberry Festival, United
Church of Northfied, on the hill above the Common,
Howe’s Hall, Vermont grown strawberries, homemade
biscuits, fresh whip cream and vanilla ice cream,
$6/$3.50, 229-4351 for information.
Montpelier
7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. - Boreal Birds at Moose Bog, black
sided woodpecker, gray jay, boreal chickadee and
spruce grouse, enjoy a breeding season outing, carpool
from Montpelier, fee.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Capital City Farmers Market, 50 local
vendors, downtown Montpelier every Saturday
through October, for information to online to
www.montpelierfarmersmarket.com
Barre
7 p.m. - RockFire, Millstone trail opens to the public for
walking, Bow Thayer and his Band, food options, 9
pm. Iron Guild performance, 9:30 p.m. Firewalk
commences, Sky Lantern send off, Barre Granite
Museum.
Brookfield
8 a.m. - Sufficient Food for All Walk, main fundraising
event for Randolph area food shelf, starts at
Brookfield Elementary School, Ridge Road, rain or
shine, 279-2907 to register or for information or
distefano.rachel@gmail.com.
Tunbridge
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. - Jenny Brook Bluegrass Green
Mountain Style, includes headliners the Gibson
Brothers, plus bluegrass classes, demos, dances,
activities for kids, food and more, a full day of concerts
at the Tunbridge Fair Grounds, 380-4106 or
jennybrookbluegrass.com for information about
times and schedules.
Randolph
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Randolph Farmers Market, local produce,
food and crafts, live music by Tim Brick,
Farmer’s Shed activities, rain or shine, Gifford Green,
Route 12.
6 - 8 p.m. - Opening Reception for Scale at Chandler
Gallery, sculptors explore how scale affects the viewer
interactions, curated by Jim Sardonis, 728-9878
for information.
Waitsfield
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Waitsfield Farmers Market, Mad River
Green, fresh produce, flowers, seedlings, honey,
wool, eggs, meat, cheese and other farm products,
large selection of crafts made in Vermont, baked
goods and prepared food, live entertainment provided
by local musicians, Free wifi, well behaved pets on
leashes okay.
11 a.m. - TenFest Audtions and June Writers’ Workshop
at Valley Players Theater, if you cannot make this
date, contact us to set up a special audition, we read
plays cold, no preparation or experience required,
just being along your summer schedule, bring 20
pages to read aloud, contact
vtplaywrightscircle@gmail.com to sign up.
Waterbury
Noon - Green Mountain Grooves and Brews, $20, children
12 and under free, tickets include entry, a drink
voucher, music performances, free parking with
arrival before 6 p.m., fireworks show, supports the
Waterbury Rotary Club.
Stowe
7:30 p.m. - Chicago presented by the Stowe Theater
Guild, in the roaring twenties, chorus girl Roxie Hart
murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless
husband Amos to take the rap unitl he finds out he’sbeen
duped and turns on Roxie.


SUNDAY
JUNE 25
East Montpelier
5 p.m. - Scoop Night Fundraiser, Twin Valley Senior
Center, 4583 US Rt. 2, $1 a scoop, come and join us
and try a taste of many dishes, main courses, soups,
desserts, coffee and tea, public invited, no reservations
needed, 223-3322 for information.
Barre
All day - RockFire, Millstone trails open for public for
walking.
3 - 5 p.m. - A Memorial Celebration of Vermont Poet
David Budbill’s Life and Work, Barre Opera House,
FREE and open to the public, features readings and
musical performances of Budbill’s work by many of
his collaborators including William Parker, Rusty
DeWees, Erik Nielsen and actors and musicians from
Lost Nation Theater’s recent production of Judevine,
reception with simple food and libations follows.
Glover
3 p.m. - The Bread and Puppet Theater will perform The
Whatforward Circus in the Paper Maché Cathedral
followed by a guest performance from Poncili, an
experimental Puerto Rican puppet troupe. The Bread
and Puppet Farm is on Route 122 near Glover, VT.
Suggested Donation $10, no one turned away for lack
of funds. For more information call (802) 525-3031 or
visit www.breadandpuppet.org.
Brookfield
7 p.m. - Two Part Bingo and Potluck Dinner, kids at 4
p.m., adults at 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, 276-3181 for
information.
Tunbridge
10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Jenny Brook Bluegrass Green
Mountain Style, includes headliners, plus bluegrass
classes, demos, dances, activities for kids, food and
more, a full day of concerts at the Tunbridge Fair
Grounds, 380-4106 or jennybrookbluegrass.com for
information about times and schedules.

MONDAY
JUNE 26
Northfield
5:30 p.m. - Bingo at the Northfield Senior Center every
Monday evening.
Berlin
10 a.m. - Bike Ride with GMC, moderately difficult, 24
miles, Berlin Pond to Brookfield Floating Bridge, bring
lunch as there is no place to buy it, leave from Berlin
Pond public parking area, 883-2313 for reservations
and information.
Barre
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. - Gentle Yoga, Barre Area Senior Center,
Marissa Greene is the instructor for this class which
focuses on breathing and gentle flow movments, passive
and supportive poses, a perfect beginning yoga
class appropriate for those with injuries, limited
mobility or who prefer a softer, gentle approach, register,
$40 for 8 week course.
6 -8 p.m. - Micro Business 18th Annual Potluck, 30
Bailey St., bring your favorite dish to share and your
business cards, register at 477-5214.
Randolph
9:30 a.m. - Yoga Classes, all levels, led by Emily Harvey
Dooley, NCMT, Three Stallion Inn, Stock Farm Road,
728-6417 for information.

TUESDAY
JUNE 27
Northfield
3 - 6 p.m. - Farmers’ Market on the Common, showcasing
live music with fresh produce, meat, cheese and
creative craft products.
7 p.m. - Selectboard meeting, Community Room, Brown
Public Library

WEDNESDAY
JUNE 28
Northfield
9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup, United Church of Northfield.
4:45 p.m. - Bingo at the Masonic Temple, bingo begins
for the season with an ultimate jackpot of $1,200.
6 p.m. - Board of Listers Grievance Hearings, Municipal
Building.
Tunbridge
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Young Writers Workshop, writing
assistance, time to share writing and have fun, open
to all youth age nine and up, Tunbridge Library, 889-
9404 for information.
Randolph
3 - 4 p.m. - Chronic Conditions Support Group, FREE
discussion group for anyone with chronic illness,
Gifford Medical Center, conference center, South
Main Street, no registration required
6 - 7 p.m. - Weightloss Support Group, get help and support
on your weight loss journey, FREE, Gifford
Medical Center, conference center, South Main Street,
no registration required.
Stowe
7:30 p.m. - Chicago presented by the Stowe Theater
Guild, in the roaring twenties, chorus girl Roxie Hart
murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless
husband Amos to take the rap unitl he finds out he’sbeen
duped and turns on Roxie.

THURSDAY
JUNE 29
Northfield
6 p.m. - Board of Listers Grievance Hearings, Municipal
Building.


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