2018-04-26 / Calendar

Community Calendar

art exhibits
around the area
Northfield
On Going - "Explorers of Norwich," focuses on Norwich University alumni whose lives shaped and changed our nation during the mid-19th and early 20th Centuries. Hiram Paulding, George M. and George P. Colvocoresses, George M. Totten, General Grenville Dodge, William Brenton Boggs, Truman Seymour and many others, Sullivan Museum & History Center, Norwich University, 485-2183 for information.
Montpelier
Through April 27 - Nourishment, T.W. Wood Gallery, works by 15 Vermonters, juried show, 46 Barre Street, 262-6035 for information.
Chelsea
On going - My Little Piece of Earth and other works by local artists, ongoing group art show.
Waitsfield
Through April 28 - Spring Mix annual multimedia exhibition of Valley Art members at Festival Gallery and Three Mountain Cafe.


wednesday
april 25
Northfield
5:30 p.m. - Masons’ Bingo at the Masonic Temple, Doors open at 4:30 PM-Early Bird games begin at 5:30 PM. Progressive Jackpot starts at $500!! Full snack bar. Tell your friends!! See you there!!
Montpelier
6 - 7:30 p.m. - What Are You Really Practicing? With Robert Kest, Ph.D. at Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way.  Deepening practice through exploring the many different approaches to mindfulness. Free. RSVP: info@hungermountain.coop.
Randolph
6:30 p.m. - “Opioids: The Impact on the Community and Prevention Efforts” in the Esther Mesh Room (upstairs) of the Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. This session will look at the impact of drugs on our community, including impacts on the health care system, schools, criminal justice, law enforcement, and the current community-based prevention strategies.
Waterbury
5:30 p.m. - Annual Waterbury Historical Society Meeting at the American Legion, Stowe St. 5:30 p.m.: Remembrance Dinner – Roast Beef and fixings: $15. Reservations needed by April 20. Call 244-8089. 6:30 p.m.: Business meeting & election. 7 p.m.: Program-The Celebration of 60 years of the Waterbury Historical Society.


thursday
april 26
Northfield
1:30 p.m. - GAME AFTERNOONS-- Looking to play a game of Scrabble? Interested in learning how to play cribbage? Then come on down to a fun afternoon of games at the Senior Center every Thursday afternoon starting at 1:30 P.M. We play a variety of card and board games. Unsure of how to play? Don't worry, we'll teach you! Everybody is welcome to attend.
Montpelier
Noon - Golden Oldies: Baroque Music from the Living Woods Ensemble at 64 State Street. Bring a bag lunch. Coffee, tea, (and sometimes cookies) are provided. A freewill donation is solicited to help the church with repairs to this historic landmark building. Info: 223-3631 or visit www.christchurchvt.org.
6 - 7 p.m. - Gourmet Nut/Seed Cheese with Linda Mahns, MA at Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way. Learn how to make incredibly easy recipes FROM SCRATCH. $8 members/$11 nonmembers. To RSVP: info@hungermountain.coop.
7:30 p.m. - Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, Lost Nation Theater, play about boundary shattering astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, 1868-1921 played by Courtney Wood with G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, Eve Passeltiner, Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 229-0492 or lostnationtheater.org for tickets and information.
Barre
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. - Powerful Tools for Caregivers at Central Vermont Council on Aging, 59 N. Main St., #200. This class will be held over six consecutive Thursdays through May 24th, $30 donation to CVCOA suggested but not required. Reg: 476-2681.
6 p.m. - Brand Composition 101: Learn the Importance of Creating a Well-rounded Brand with Kim Dixon, Insights, LLC at CAPSTONE Community Action 20 Gable Pl. 6PM. Free. Info & Reg: 477-5214, www.capstonevt.org.

friday
april 27
Berlin
7 - 9 p.m. - Carlin Tripp at Fresh Tracks Farm, 4373 Rte 12.  This laid back folk-rocker from Boston is coming to Fresh Tracks Farm! Enjoy a glass of wine, some local cheese, and enjoy music inspired by love and life! Free and open to all! Info: freshtracksfarm.com.
Montpelier
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Rural Vermont hosts “Roadmap to the Statehouse” at the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier. Event to feature Statehouse orientation, citizen advocacy training, farm & food legislative briefing, “meet & greet” with constituents and lawmakers, and more. Free and open to everyone, with stipends available for farmers. Info, RSVP, and stipend applications at www.ruralvermont.org or 223-7222.
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - Keys to Kayaking: Flatwater Fundamentals with Anne Ferguson & Nancy Schulz at the Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way. Free. For more info and to RSVP: info@hungermountain.coop.
7:30 p.m. - Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, Lost Nation Theater, play about boundary shattering astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, 1868-1921 played by Courtney Wood with G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, Eve Passeltiner, Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 229-0492 or lostnationtheater.org for tickets and information.
Barre
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Blood Drive at the Barre Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. To streamline your donation experience and save time, visit redcrossblood.org/rapidpass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history. For info, call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule appointment.
Randolph
7:30 p.m. - Che Apalache at Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St.  Che Apalache is a four-man string band based in Buenos Aires with members from Argentina, Mexico, and the United States. Tickets/Info: www.chandler-arts.org, (802) 728-6464.

saturday
april 28
Northfield
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Park Cleanup at Northfield Memorial Park at the end of King Street, bring shovels, gloves, rakes and be prepared to do some work.
2 p.m. - Shades & Hues Concert Series featuring  focusing on relationships to certain colors and interactions with them across the musical spectrum. The first concert is simply entitled “Blue”, featuring the Concert Band and Campus Choraleers, performing light classical selections, Broadway as well as jazz compositions,  pianist Alison Bruce Cerutti on George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue using Ferde Grofe’s timeless arrangement. The Band will also premiere a special arrangement of the soundtrack from “The Last of the Mohicans” written specifically for the Band by noted organist Carl Hackert, from Ballston Spa, New York, White Memorial Chapel.

Montpelier
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Capital City Farmers Market Indoor Season at the Montpelier City Center, 89 Main St. For more info, visit www.montpelierfarmersmarket.com.
7:30 p.m. - Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, Lost Nation Theater, play about boundary shattering astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, 1868-1921 played by Courtney Wood with G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, Eve Passeltiner, Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 229-0492 or lostnationtheater.org for tickets and information.
Barre
5 p.m. - The Start of Primo Maggio at Barre’s historic Old Labor Hall, 46 Granite St. This celebration will honor the Hall’s founding granite workers with a 2-day program of speakers and a community dinner. Both days will feature presentations about historical, labor-related topics. Primo Maggio, May 1, is International Workers’ Day. For info on events & presentations & to RSVP, visit: http://oldlaborhall.org/,email info@oldlaborhall.org, or call 479-5600.
Randolph
5 p.m. - Chicken Pie Supper by Maybelle Dumont at Our Lady of the Angels Church, 43 Hebard Hill Rd.$12/adults, $5/children. Knights of Columbus Fundraiser. Info: 276-3014.
7:30 p.m. - Passing at Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. This full-length performance piece will investigate the theme of dying in an uplifting, illuminating, multidisciplinary collage of dancers, musicians, a soundscape, and a sculptural set. The three movements of Passing will focus on the physical, emotional, and spiritual realms of dying. Tickets/Info: www.chandler-arts.org, (802) 728-6464.

sunday
april 29
Montpelier
2 p.m. - Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, Lost Nation Theater, play about boundary shattering astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, 1868-1921 played by Courtney Wood with G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, Eve Passeltiner, Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 229-0492 or lostnationtheater.org for tickets and information.
Barre
10 a.m. - Saint Monica’s Super Bingo, 79 Summer St. past times start at 11:30 a.m. $3,000 in door prizes. $25 for 12 cards; extra cards: 3 for $5. Meals, snacks, & beverages available. $20 min payoff on regular games. For reservations, call 223-6623 or 476-5015.
2 -  6 p.m. - Artist Joelen Mulvaney Celebrates 70th Birthday with Open Studio at 36 Elm St. Enjoy the exhibit, birthday cake, and DJ Llu dance party. Info: 479-1931 or joelenmulvaney@hotmail.com.
5 p.m. - Primo Maggio continues at Barre’s historic Old Labor Hall, 46 Granite St. This celebration will honor the Hall’s founding granite workers with a 2-day program of speakers and a community dinner. Both days will feature presentations about historical, labor-related topics. Primo Maggio, May 1, is International Workers’ Day. For info on events & presentations & to RSVP, visit: http://oldlaborhall.org/,email info@oldlaborhall.org, or call 479-5600.
Randolph
7 p.m. - Issues Play: Cross Talk at Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St.  In Maura Campbell’s play Cross Talk, directed by Richard Waterhouse, 19-year-old Grassie is just out of detox and compelled to go to a Narcotics Anonymous meeting where he meets others like him, who are trying to get through each day without picking up a drug. Hope and love are manifested in their struggles to stay clean by relying on each other. Tickets/Info: www.chandler-arts.org, 728-6464.


monday
april 30
Northfield
4:30 p.m. - BINGO--Mondays at the Northfield Senior Center. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and the games start at 5:30 p.m. Sheets are $1/each and light refreshments are available for purchase. All proceeds help to support the Northfield Senior Center. 

tuesday
may 1
Nothfield
3:30 p.m. - Dance Around the May Pole on the Common.

wednesday
may 2
Montpelier
5 - 7 p.m. - Soul Collage with Tara Carpenter at the Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way.  Access your intuition and create a collage card with deep personal meaning that can help you with life questions and transitions. Free. RSVP & Info: info@hungermountain.coop.
East Montpelier
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. - Walk-Through Wednesday at Orchard Valley, 2290 VT Rte 14. Visit to the OVWS grades school and our mixed-age kindergarten and Farm & Forest classes. Register & Info: 456-7400.
10 a.m. - Bike Ride with Green Mountain Club Montpelier. Easy. 20 miles. E. Montpelier to Calais on back roads. Leave from the parking area at #10 Pond in Calais at 10 a.m. Bring a lunch as there is no place to buy lunch. Helmet required. Contact George Plumb, 883-2313 or plumb.george@gmail.com.
Randolph
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. - “The Path to Recovery” in the Esther Marsh Room (upstairs) of the Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. A discussion about the treatment and recovery options available through Gifford’s Addiction Medicine team, as well as reflections from someone who’s successfully recovered from a substance use disorder and Narcan training.

thursday
may 3
Northfield
1:30 p.m. - GAME AFTERNOONS-- Looking to play a game of Scrabble? Interested in learning how to play cribbage? Then come on down to a fun afternoon of games at the Senior Center every Thursday afternoon starting at 1:30 P.M. We play a variety of card and board games. Unsure of how to play? Don't worry, we'll teach you! Everybody is welcome to attend.
Montpelier
7:30 p.m. - Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, Lost Nation Theater, play about boundary shattering astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, 1868-1921 played by Courtney Wood with G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, Eve Passeltiner, Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 229-0492 or lostnationtheater.org for tickets and information.

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