2013-09-12 / Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ART EXHIBITS

AROUND THE AREA

Northfield Through December 20 -

‘These Honored Dead:

Private and National

Commemoration’

Sullivan Museum &

History Center at

Norwich University behind the library, open weekdays.

Berlin Through October 25 -

REGENERATE is one of

Carol MacDonald’s prints on exhibit at

Central Vermont

Medical Center Gallery

Barre Through November 2 and starting September 17 -

In the Main Floor

Gallery: Rock Solid -

13th Annual Stone

Show, this outstanding annual exhibit showcases stone sculptures and assemblages by area artisans; in the

Second Floor Gallery: I

Am You - Drawings, monoprints & blockprints by Meri Stiles; In the Third Floor Gallery:

The Bumble Bee Series by Gabriel Tempesta and Botanical

Watercolors by Susan

Bull Riley, Studio Place

Arts, 201 N. Main

Street, 479-7069 for information.

Plainfield Through October 31 -

Alumni Art Exhibit:

"Landscape into

Abstraction,” Pratt

Gallery, Eliot D. Pratt

Center, Hours: Monday through Friday, 9am-

4pm, artists include

Alumnus Richard

Ambelang (MFAIA '12) presents his

Photographic Exhibit

"Landscape into

Abstraction." These approximately two dozen 35mm digital, and medium format color transparency images represent both the broad landscape and more intimate abstracted portions from New England and the Pacific Northwest.

Glover Through November 1 -

Bread & Puppet

Museum-- one of the largest collections of some of the biggest puppets in the world-- is open daily 10:00 am to

6:00 pm and after shows, Bread & Puppet

Farm, Rt. 122, www.breadandpuppet.org or call 525-3031.

Chelsea Through September 30 -

Photographic art by

Lauren Michaud,

Chelsea Public Library,

685-2188 for information.

Randolph Through September 25 -

Gifford Gallery, view watercolors by Greg

Crawford of

Stockbridge, Gifford

Medical Center, Art

Gallery, 44 S. Main St.,

Randolph, free, (802)

728-2324. Through November 10,

Points of View: Seven

Portrait Artists,

Chandler Gallery.

Stowe Through October 19 -

Exposed, outdoor sculpture exhibition, site-specific installations from national and international artists,

Helen Day Art Center. Through October 31 -

Unspoken Wisdoms, works by three artists, a sculptor and 2 painters at West Branch Gallery and Sculpture Park, 17

Towne Farm Road.

WEDNESDAY

SEPTEMBER 11

Northfield 9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup,

United Church of

Northfield, 262-

3292x113 for information. 4 p.m. - Joint Merger

Subcommittee meeting,

Municipal Building. 5:45 p.m. - Doors open for

Bingo at the Masonic

Temple on South Main

Street. 6:30 p.m. - Convervaion

Commission meeting,

Community Room,

Brown Public Library.

Berlin 4 - 8 p.m. - Wine Down

Wednesday, $4 glass of wine, Fresh Track

Farms, Route 12.

Montpelier 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Summer

Sale at Trinity

Community Thrift

Store, 137 Main St. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. -

Navigating the New

Health Care Exchange with Peter Sterling,

Executive Director of

Vermont Campaign for

Health Care Security,

Kellogg-Hubbard

Library, 223-3338 for information 1 - 3 p.m. - Spotlight on

Vermonters, part of

“History for

Homeschoolers” series for ages 6 - 12, Vermont

History Museum, $5 per child/$4 members or families with 3 or more kids, 828-1413 for information. 1 - 4 p.m. - Green

Mountain Care Board meeting, Hospital budget hearing,

Department of Financial

Regulation, 89 Main

Street, 3rd Floor. 1:30 p.m. - Economic

Innovation in Vermont with Lars Torres, director of the Office of

Creative Economy, part of the Osher series,

Montpelier Senior

Activity Center, $5 non-

OLLI members, 223-

1763 for information. 3:30 - 5 p.m. - Monarch

Butterfly Tagging, we’ll catch, tag and release some monarchs, bring a net if you can, North

Branch Nature Center,

713 Elm Street, $5/$3 kids, drop by any time,

229-6206 for information. 4 - 6 p.m. - Department of

Corrections Town Hall

Meeting, focus on

Vermont treatment program sor sexual abusers, all community members invited,

Vermont Interative

Technologies, 5 Green

Mountain Drive, 951-

5057 for information. 7 p.m. - Community

Cinema: The

Graduates/Los

Grauaudos, film and panel discussion about challenges facing Latino and Latina adolescents,

Kellogg-Hubbard

Library, 223-3338 for information.

Barre 3 - 6:30 p.m. - Farmers

Market, fresh produce, plants, baked goods, meats, eggs, crafts, City

Hall Park. 9 p.m. - Open Mike with

John Lackard, Green

Mountain Tavern, 10

Keith Ave., no cover,

522-3482 for information.

Waitsfield 6 p.m. - Auditions: A

Christmas Story, seeking boys and girls ages

6 - 13 and women and men mid 30’s to 50’s for

December production,

Valley Players Theater, sende-mail to shannon.pitonyak@gmail.com.

Waterbury Center 7:30 p.m. - Parasite Drag, this compelling drama reaches deep inside your guts, Waterbury

Festival Playhouse, $25 advance/$27 at the door, 498-3755 for tickets and information.

THURSDAY

SEPTEMBER 12

Berlin 5:15 - 6:30 p.m. - Yoga &

Wine Thursdays with

Lori Flower, all levels welcome, $8, bring your own mat, wine bar after class, Fresh Tracks

Farm on Route 12.

Montpelier 5 - 7 p.m. - Art Opening, reception for Emiko

Sawaragi Gilber’s exhibit, Found in the Forest,

Vermont Supreme

Court gallery. 6 - 8 p.m. - Summit School

Potluck, share a meal and music and help a good cause, bring a non-perishable food item for the Vermont

Footbank, Kellogg-

Hubbard Library, 223-

3338 for information. 7 p.m. - Robert Frost: This

Veerse Business with

Emmy winning actor

Gordon Clapp starring as the great American poet, Lost Nation

Theater, $15 this preview only, 229-0492 for tickets and information.

Barre Noon - 4 p.m. - So You

Always Wanted to be an

Archeologist but Life

Got in the Way, brown bag lunch and informal conversation with archeologists followed by Open House at the

Vermont History Center,

FREE, 828-3050 for information.

Randolph 3 p.m. - GED Testing, social studies, science and reading at 3 p.m., take one or two, writing at 5:30 p.m., math at 6 p.m., take only one,

Randolph Learning

Center, 12 S. Main

Street, pre-register at

728-4492.

Waterbury Center 7:30 p.m. - Parasite Drag, this compelling drama reaches deep inside your guts, Waterbury

Festival Playhouse, $25 advance/$27 at the door, 498-3755 for tickets and information.

FRIDAY

SEPTEMBER 13

Northfield Noon to Midnight - Open

House at the American

Legion.

Williamstown 3 - 6 p.m. - Farmers

Market and Flea

Market, free market space available, Pump

& Pantry, 433-1052 for information.

Montpelier. 7:30 - 9 a.m. - Fall

Migration Bird Walk, we’ll search for migrating warblers, vireos and more, beginners welcome, binoculars available, North Branch

Nature Center, 713 Elm

Street, $10/FREE for kids and members,

229-6206 for information. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Trinity

Thrift Shop Sale, 137

Main Street, 229-9155 for information. 6:30 p.m. - Apollo Bridge

Club at Bethany

Church, all bridge players welcome, 223-3922

485-8990 or for information. 8 p.m. - Robert Frost: This

Veerse Business with

Emmy winning actor

Gordon Clapp starring as the great American poet, Lost Nation

Theater, $25-$30, senior and youth discounts, 229-0492 for tickets and information.

Barre 6:30 p.m. - Central

Vermont Catholic

School Annual Benefit

Night, mass at St.

Monica’s at 5:15 p.m., cocktails at 6:30 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m.,

$40/$75 per couple, both at Barre Elks Club,

476-5015 for tickets and information.

Plainfield 5 - 7 p.m. - Art Opening, reception for exhibit of oil paintings by Tracey

Hambleton, Blinking

Light Gallery, 454-0141 for information.

Chelsea 3 - 6 p.m. - Farmers

Market, veggie starts, baked goods,meats, crafts and more, North

Common, 685-9987 for information.

Tunbridge 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. - Tunbridge

World’s Fair, antique tractor pulling, swine show, Larkin Contra dancers.

Waterbury Center 7:30 p.m. - Parasite Drag, this compelling drama reaches deep inside your guts, Waterbury

Festival Playhouse, $25 advance/$27 at the door, 498-3755 for tickets and information.

Stowe 7:30 p.m. - Burlington

Ensemble presenting “Precocious Prodigies” at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, 760-4634 for tickets and information.

SATURDAY

SEPTEMBER 14

Northfield 10 a.m. - Tailgate event followed by 11 a.m. grand reopening ceremony for Sabine Field at

Norwich University, 1 p.m., football v. St.

Lawrence, soccer games at 5 and 7 p.m.

Montpelier 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Lawn and

Bake Sale, antiques, furniture, household items, clothing, toys, silent auction, sporting goods, Bethany Church,

115 Main Street, donations welcome. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Capital

City Farmers Market, produce, meats, cheeses, plants, baked goods, join Lisa Mase of

Harmonized Cookery to learn about medicinal properties and cooking techniques for a variety of herbs, Katie Trautz of

Kick em Jenny

Stringband, 223-2958 for more information. 9:30 - 11 a.m. - Dad’s and

Kids Playgroup, Family

Center of Washington

County. 7:30 p.m. - Capital City

Concerts: Piano Men with Jeffrey Chappell and Bob Winter trading off the best classical and jazz repertoires from Gershwin to

Barber, Unitarian

Church, $10-$25. 8 p.m. - Robert Frost: This

Verse Business with

Emmy winning actor

Gordon Clapp starring as the great American poet, Lost Nation

Theater, $25-$30, senior and youth discounts, 229-0492 for tickets and information.

Barre 2 p.m. - Italian American

Stoneworkers in

Vermont with Ilaria

Brancoli-Busdraughi of

Middlebury College,

Vermont History Center,

FREE with admission to

VHC, $5, 828-2180 for information.

Tunbridge 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. -

Tunbridge World’s Fair, oxen pulling, livestock cavalcade, Froggy’s

Texaco Country

Showdown and more.

Randolph 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Farmers

Market, veggies, plants, meat, baked goods, crafts, music and more,

Route 66, 216 Central

Street. 9 a.m. - Vermont Cross

Country Invitational,

Vermont Tcchnical

College will hosst 7 other schools for a women’s race at 10:30 a.m., men’s race at

Noon, open 5K at 9 a.m., to register: www.3raceproductions.com

Waitsfield 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Farmers

Market, veggies, plants, baked goods, meats, crafts, live music, Route

100, rain or shine. 4 p.m. - Auditions: A

Christmas Story, seeking boys and girls ages

6 - 13 and women and men mid 30’s to 50’s for

December production,

Valley Players Theater, sende-mail to shannon.pitonyak@gmail.com. 6 - 9 p.m. - Field to Farm

Harvest Dinner at the

Round Barn Farm with dinner prepared by

Charlie Menard, hors d’oeuvres, two course dinner and house made dessert, 496-2276 for reservations and information.

Waterbury 10 a.m. - Remembering the Long Forgotten

Patients at the

Cemetery of the

Vermont State Asylum for the Insane, presentaion followed by walking tour, St. Leo’s Parish

Hall, FREE, 828-3050 for information. 6 - 9 p.m. - Dan

Boomhower, pianist and singer performs jazz and pup standards in the piano bar, Arvads

Restaurant, 3 S. Main

Street, 244-8973 for information.

Waterbury Center 5 & 6:30 p.m. - Chicken

Pie Supper with potatoes, squash, pies and more, Grange Hall, 317

Howard Ave., RSVP to

244-1193. 7:30 p.m. - Parasite Drag, this compelling drama reaches deep inside your guts, Waterbury

Festival Playhouse, $25 advance/$27 at the door, 498-3755 for tickets and information.

Stowe 7:30 p.m. - Spruce Peak

Film Series, Rolling

Stones, Chalrie is My

Darling, 2013, $12 with member discounts,

Spurce Peak Performing

Arts Center, 760-4634 for information.

SUNDAY

SEPTEMBER 15

Northfield 4 p.m. - Community

Supper for Ages 55 and

Up, coffee hour at 4 p.m., dinner at 5 p.m.,

Northfield Senior

Center, FREE if you make a donation to the

Senior Center, 552-

4305 for information.

Montpelier Noon - 3 p.m. - Lawn and

Bake Sale, antiques, furniture, household items, clothing, toys, silent auction, sporting goods, Bethany Church,

115 Main Street, donations welcome. 7 p.m. - Robert Frost: This

Verse Business with

Emmy winning actor

Gordon Clapp starring as the great American poet, Lost Nation

Theater, $25-$30, senior and youth discounts, 229-0492 for tickets and information.

Glover 2 p.m. - Bread and Puppet

Presents Birdcatcher in

Hell, a revival of the

1971 show created when Bread and Puppet

Theater were the artists-in-residence at

Goddard College in

Plainfield, in the Paper

Mache Cathedral, located at the Bread and

Puppet Farm on Route

122 in Glover. The final showing will be Sunday,

September 22nd. For more information please call (802) 525-4515.

Tunbridge 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. - Tunbridge

World’s Fair, flying frisbee dogs, kids’ pedal tractor pull, diry costume class showing and more.

Randolph 7 p.m. - Chandler Film

Society Film Series kickoff with The Purple

Rose of Cairo directed by Woody Allen, Upper

Gallery, tickets at the door, 212-1403 for information.

Stowe 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. -

Farmers Market, veggies, plants, baked goods, meats, crafts, live music and more,

Route 108 next to Red

Barn Shops, rain or shine.

MONDAY

SEPTEMBER 16

Northfield 3 - 6 p.m. - Friendly

Farmers Market on the

Common. 7 p.m. - Planning

Commission Meeting,

Municipal Building.

TUESDAY

SEPTEMBER 17

Northfield 2 - 4 p.m. - Northfield

Historical Society,

Glimpses of Northfield’s

Past, Paine House. 3 - 6 p.m. - Northfield

Farmers Market on the

Common.

Montpelier 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Summer

Sale at Trinity

Community Thrift

Store, 137 Main St.

WEDNESDAY

SEPTEMBER 18

Northfield 9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup,

United Church of

Northfield, 262-

3292x113 for information. 5:45 p.m. - Doors open for

Bingo at the Masonic

Temple on South Main

Street.

Berlin 4 - 8 p.m. - Wine Down

Wednesday, $4 glass of wine, Fresh Track

Farms, Route 12.

Montpelier 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Sale at

Trinity Community

Thrift Store, 137 Main

St.

Barre 3 - 6:30 p.m. - Farmers

Market, fresh produce, plants, baked goods, meats, eggs, crafts, City

Hall Park. 9 p.m. - Open Mike with

John Lackard, Green

Mountain Tavern, 10

Keith Ave., no cover,

522-3482 for information.

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