2017-03-16 / 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.
Berlin
Through March 31 - Avian Inspired, a series of paintings
of the avian world by central Vermont artists, CVMC
Gallery, 279-6403 for information.
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.
Chelsea
On going - My Little Piece of Earth and other works by
local artists, ongoing group art show.
Randolph
Through March 12 - Story Lines, contemporary stories
being drawn at the Center for Cartoon Studies in
White River Junction, 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 April 2 - Diversity: Arts in the Mad River Valley,
exhibit of works by local artists, The Bridges Resort
welcome center, Village Square.

WEDNESDAY
MARCH 15
Northfield
9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup, United Church of Northfield.
Montpelier
7:30 p.m. - 2017 Farmers Night Concert Series,
Vermont Fiddle Orchestra, House Chamber,
Statehouse, FREE, space limited, 828-2228 for information.
East Montpelier
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. - Walk Through Wednesdays at Orchard
Valley Waldorf School, East Montpelier Campus,
2290 VT Rt. 14N, join us one Wednesday of each
month for an introductory visit to the graded school
and our mixed age kindergarten and Farm & Forest
classes from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. for campus tour and
Q&A time during each, 456-7400 to register and for
information.
Barre
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Yoga with Monica DiGiovanni,
Barre Area Senior Center, $5, students are guided to
find balance between breath and movement, perfect
for opening tight joints and building muscle strength.
1:30 p.m. - OLLI Spring Series, Vermont & The Politics
of Sustainable Energy, Aldrich Public Library, suggested
donation $5, presented by retired legislator,
Tony Klein, Vermont’s energy future is a delicate balance
between the local need for power and local control,
politics will determine our success in moving to
a clean, green energy future.
2 p.m. - West African drumming and song, Barre Area
Senior Center, 131 S. Main Street, $5 per session,
drums supplied to first 10 participants, come enjoy
each other’s company, build community and explore
rhythms steeped in tradition while learning the
basics of djembe drum holding position, technique
and tone production, please register, minimum of six
per class.
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
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Farm Transfer Workshop, 3 Stallion
Inn, for farmers interested in tranfering/transitioning
their farm to the next generation, $10 registration fee
includes lunch, send name, address and phone to St.
Albans Cooperative Creamery, Attn: TTF Workshop,
140 Federal St. St. Albans, VT 05478, call Bob
Parsons for information at 656-2109.
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.
Waterbury
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. - How to Protect Your Online Privacy
with Delia Gillen, Waterbury Public Library, FREE,
which privacy settings to use on your computers and
laptops, how to configure your internet browser so
you can safely browse, privacy tips and tricks, space
is limited, register by calling 244-7036.

THURSDAY
MARCH 16
Northfield
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - FREE Tax Preparation at Brown
Public Library hosted by Capstone Community
Action, federal and state as well as home declaration
and renter’s rebates, 477-5148 for appointment.
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Dried Flower Wreath Class at
Lightfoot Farm, $18 includes class and materials, call
485-7444 to register.
Montpelier
4 - 7 p.m. - March Grow It Garden Leader Workshop,
Montpelier High School, $35 includes a light meal,
workshop will explore the role community based gardens
can play in strengthening communities and how
these common spaces can serve as more than only
spaces to grow food, learn strategies to boost gardens
and programs, share stories and swap ideas with fellow
gardeners, register at http://vcgn.org/what-wedo/
growit/
5 - 6 p.m. - Guided Partner Thai Yoga Bodywork with
Lori Flower, Hunger Mountain Coop, Community
Room, learn therapeutic stretching, deep tissue compression
and alignment principles, work on the floor,
wearing loose comfortable clothing, bring a friend to
give and receive as you learn basic techniques,
$8/$10, email registration to
info@hungermountaincoop.coop.
7 - 8:30 p.m. - How to Get the Most out of eBird, North
Branch Nature Center, 713 Elm Street, FREE for
members/$5 others, we’ll demonstrate how to get the
most out of eBird, whether you’d like to document
your own sightings or learn how to use it as a tool for
researching your next birding trip outside of
Vermont, no prior experience necessary, bring a laptop
if you have one.
Tunbridge
6 p.m. - Fiber Art Group, new members welcome,
Tunbridge Library, 693-3015 for information.
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.
Waitsfield
6 - 8 p.m. - Cooking Classes, The Store, $60 each,
Vermont’s Sweet Nectar, maple sugar, 496-4465 for
information.
7 p.m. - Jazz Residency with Bruce Sklar and Jeremy
Hill, Big Picture lounge, 496-8994 for information.

FRIDAY
MARCH 17
Northfield
5 p.m. - Friday Night Grill at the American Legion,
Reuben and handcut fries, $8, public welcome.
6 - 9 p.m. - Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with us and
Green Mountain Beer Institute. Enjoy some local
brews, including a special offering of Alchemist
beers, as well as other Vermont craft beers and some
imports, and a hearty Irish buffet, complete with
home made Soda Bread, Cheddar Ale soup, Corned
Beef, and more, The Woods at Wihakowi, $15 for the
buffet, Beers sold separately, GMBI will be on hand
to offer beer advice and keep the conversation going!
Montpelier
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Gardening Roundtable;
Experienced Gardeners, Montpelier Senior Activity
Center, FREE and open to the public, pre-register at
223-2518, join our roundtable gardening discussions
facilitated by Miriam Hansen to talk about
issues you’re having with your garden, ask questions,
share tips and get ready for the upcoming
growing season.
Noon - St. Patrick’s Day Bells, Trinity United Methodist
Church, traditional Irish tunes will be played on the
historic bells.
Tunbridge
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.
7 p.m. - Violin Making, Tunbridge Public Library, violin
maker Marc Gregoire will tak about making and
restoring violins, play some music and examine and
comment on violins that audience members bring,
889-9404 for information.
Waitsfield
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Sip and Paint led by Helen
Isaackedes, Valley Arts, members $30/$40 others,
Festival Gallery, 496-6682 to register.

SATURDAY
MARCH 18
Northfield
5 - 7 p.m. - Fish Fry at the American Legion, perch,
$10, sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion.
Montpelier
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Capital City Farmers Market,
Monteplier City Center, featuring seasonal produce,
local meats and cheeses, hot food and handmade
crafts from Central Vermont, 793-8347 for information.
6 p.m. - 2017 Clarke Dinner & Slide Show Series,
Unitarian Church, dinner $15, reservations at saddleshoes2@
gmail.com, slideshow Marvels &
Mysteries of Plants in Vermont’s Mountains &
Marshes, FREE, come see striking images of some of
Vermont’s most beautiful flowers, including fringed
gentians and rare showy lady’s slipper orchids, hear
how scientists are unraveling surprising mysteries of
Vermont’s 2,000 plant species, speaker Aaron
Marcus of Vermont Fish & Wildlife.
Tunbridge
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.
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Wild apple Tree Release & Pruning
Workshop, 218 Dickerman Hill Road, a discussion of
the basic principles, a demonstration and allow a
hands on pruning session for those that want to
practice, bring your own pruning and safety equipment,
889-3368 for information and to register.
3:30 p.m. - Classic Movie Matinee, Euclid Farnham
shares his favorite film, Tunbridge Public Library,
889-9404 for information.

SUNDAY
MARCH 19
Barre
1 p.m. - No Strings Marionettes - Wasabi, A Dragon’s
Tale, Barre Opera House, Vermont masters of puppetry
present the tale of a princess who saves her
kingdom, $7, 476-8188 for tickets and information.
Tunbridge
8 a.m. - Noon - Tunbridge Recreation Breakfast, benefits
recreation program, includes scrambled eggs,
sausage, fruit salad, Tunbridge Town Hall, 738-7900
for information.
Randolph
6:30 p.m. - Shane screened, Chandler Upper Gallery,
enigmatic gunslinger Shane rides into a small
Wyoming town with hopes of quietly settling down,
gets a job for a homesteader as a farmhand, he is
drawn into a battle between townfolk and a ruthless
cattle baron, $9 walk-in general admission, 431-
0204 for information.
Waitsfield
6 - 9 p.m. - Auditions for Rock of Ages, Valley Players
Theater, actors can prepare a song from or in the
style of the show, an 80’s rock band that showcases
range, electricity and strong rock vocal capabilities,
318-0504 for information and to register.
MONDAY
MARCH 20
Northfield
5:30 p.m. - Bingo at the Northfield Senior Center every
Monday evening.
7 p.m. - Planning Commission meeting, Municipal
Building,
Williamstown
12:30 - 5:30 p.m. - Red Cross Blood Donation,
Williamstown Middle High School.
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, gen-
tle approach, register, $40 for 8 week course.
3 p.m. - Dream Monitoring: A Playful Exploration into
the Depths of Dreaming, Barre Area Senior Center, $5
per session, must register, Gerette Buglion facilitates
a playful exploration into the nature of dreams using
participants dreams as a springboard, we will engage
in a series of exercises that can easily be adapted for
individual, ongoing use.
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
MARCH 21
Northfield
5 p.m. - Northfield Justice Panel meeting, Municipal
Building.
7 p.m. - Selectboard meeting, Community Room, Brown
Public Library.
Williamstown
6 p.m. - Steve Morse: “Courtship Letters of Clyle and
Abbie (Burnett) Morse 1911-1914” Steve has organized,
preserved and transcribed these letters of his
paternal grandparents, Ainsworth Public Library, No
need to register, Feel free to park on the lawn on side
of building.
Montpelier
7 p.m. - Self Publishing Workshop, Bear Pond Books,
discover resources and tools that can help you find
success in self publishing, panelist will speak from
experience about the process, distribution and marketing,
pre-registration is required, $25 free includes
a copy of The Ingram Spark Guide to Independent
Publishing, register at
http://bearpondbooks.com/self-publishing-workshpregistration.
Randolph
11 a.m. - GED Testing, Central Vermont Adult Basic
Education, Randolph Learning Center, 10 S. Main
Street, 738-4492 to register and for information.

WEDNESDAY
MARCH 22
Northfield
9:30 - 11 a.m. - Playgroup, United Church of Northfield.
Montpelier
7:30 p.m. - 2017 Farmers Night Concert Series, House
Chamber, Statehouse, FREE, space limited, 828-2228
for information.
Barre
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Yoga with Monica DiGiovanni,
Barre Area Senior Center, $5, students are guided to
find balance between breath and movement, perfect
for opening tight joints and building muscle strength.
2 p.m. - West African drumming and song, Barre Area
Senior Center, 131 S. Main Street, $5 per session,
drums supplied to first 10 participants, come enjoy
each other’s company, build community and explore
rhythms steeped in tradition while learning the basics
of djembe drum holding position, technique and tone
production, please register, minimum of six per class.
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.

THURSDAY
MARCH 23
Northfield
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - FREE Tax Preparation at Brown Public
Library hosted by Capstone Community Action, federal
and state as well as home declaration and renter’s
rebates, 477-5148 for appointment.
7 p.m. - Development Review Board meeting, Municipal
Building, JC Earle seeking plan approval to develop
multi-family dwelling in the old Falls School and
Jennifer Canfield seeks to subdivide 12.6 acre lot into
two lots on Turkey Hill.
Tunbridge
6 p.m. - Fiber Art Group, new members welcome,
Tunbridge Library, 693-3015 for information.
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.
Waitsfield
6 - 8 p.m. - Cooking Classes, The Store, $60 each,
Vermont’s Sweet Nectar, maple sugar, 496-4465 for
information.


Return to top

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.




 
Northfield Municipality





Northfield Municipality

Northfield Municipality

Westview Meadows at Montpelier