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Events for July 2017
1 Annual Chicken BBQ
Time: 11am - 1 pm
Price: $12/plate, payable at the door
Location: Greensboro United Church of Christ, 165 Wilson Street, Greensboro
Description: Make your reservation now for the annual Greensboro Church Chicken BBQ on Saturday, July 1, from 11 - 1. Price is $12: for a generous plate of our world-famous BBQ chicken, our much sought after vinaigrette coleslaw, a roll, beverage and dessert. Proceeds from this event benefit the work of the church. The BBQ starts immediately after the parade behind the church. Park where you can and line up for the traditional Independence Day meal. We are taking reservations by email at greensborochurch@gmail.com . Your e-mail reservation is not complete until you have received a reply confirmation from us. You can also call the church at 802-533-2223 to make a phone reservation. We have a limited number of meals, so get your name in quickly if you want to participate.
3 2nd Annual Color the Kingdom 5K Color Run!
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Price: Adult Registration $20, Children $10, Families $40
Location: Craftsbury Village, Creek Rd
Description: Craftsbury, VT—Monday, July 3rd at 2 pm, join The Art House and Wonder & Wisdom for our Second Annual Color the Kingdom 5k Run/Walk fundraiser to benefit arts enrichment and lifelong learning throughout the NEK. Color the Kingdom is open to all ages and will start in Craftsbury Village at Creek Rd, down to King Farm Rd, across Young Rd, and back down Creek Rd to the finish! At each checkpoint volunteers will toss fun chalk colors at runners! Color powder is non-toxic, biodegradable and completely safe, but may stain clothing. We suggest wearing inexpensive light clothes. After the run join us for the Craftsbury Block Party which starts in Craftsbury Village at 4pm!
Extra Info: Registration includes entry in either the run or walk, a pair of sunglasses and a packet of color! It’s just $20 Adult (18 & up), $10 Children (7 & up), and $40 for a family. Register online at www.VermontArtHouse.org Registration directly benefits community wellness, arts and nature based education programming in the Northeast Kingdom! Questions or concerns contact Kait Bacon at: Vista@VermontArtHouse.org or 802.586.2200 Mailing address: PO BOX 85 Craftsbury Common, VT 05827 Color the Kingdom 5k Run/Walk is sponsored in part by Concept 2
3 logo GRAMMY-winning ROOMFUL of TEETH at HCA
Time: 7:00pm
Price: $10-25
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT, 05841
Description: Roomful of Teeth is a GRAMMY-winning vocal project dedicated to mining the expressive potential of the human voice with a borderless repertoire encompassing singing traditions from around the world. The New York-based a cappella octet produces sounds that range “from mere whispers to moments of unearthly beauty” (The Seattle Times). Trained by vocal masters from across the globe, Roomful of Teeth is both masterful and innovative. With a style range that spans Tuvan throat singing, Broadway belting, Persian classical, and Death Metal growl, the group’s vocal acrobatics are tempered with exquisite technique and moving creativity. This experimental group continually expands its vocabulary of singing techniques, making them one of today’s most impressive new vocal ensembles. Opening for Roomful of Teeth at 6:00pm are Greensboro natives Mavis and Roy MacNeil, who will present a set of eclectic music including classical works, folk and indie songs, and their own compositions.
Extra Info: Tickets are $25 for Adults and $10 for students Tickets can be purchased online or by phone at 802.533.2000 for more information visit www.highlandartsvt.org
3 logo Pages at the Falls
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Price: $15
Location: Jeudevine Falls Event Center
Description: The Galaxy Bookshop and Jeudevine Library are excited to host a new iteration of Pages in the Pub! Our panel of readers will discuss their favorite books out of doors, in the lovely summer evening air. Pages at the Falls will be held at the beautiful Jeudevine Falls Event Center. Owner Bob Edebohls will lead a history tour of the grounds beginning at 5:30.
All books presented will be available to order through The Galaxy Bookshop, and a portion of the evening's sales will benefit the Jeudevine Library.
Tickets, which include the tour and an appetizer buffet are $15 per person. Craftsbury General Store will cater the event and provide a cash bar.

Extra Info: Jeudevine Falls is located at 2259 Craftsbury Road in Hardwick. Tickets are available to purchase at Jeudevine Library and Galaxy Bookshop. Call 472-5533 or 472-5948 for more information.
5 Wednesday Night Film: Nothing Like Dreaming
Time: 6:00pm
Price: $0-$5
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT
Description: Suggested Donation $5 Emma, a bright teenage girl, traumatized by the loss of her best friend, takes refuge in the company of Sonny Gale, a lonely recluse who makes music with fire. Defying her father’s authority, Emma helps Sonny build a Fire Organ—a huge musical sculpture-- that creates a mystical bond between them and sends them both on the path to recovery. Filmed in & around central Vermont, the cast includes George Woodard as Sonny Gale, John Griesemer as Jess, Siri Baruc as Lara, Dusty Dewees as Red, the late Rachel Bissex as Rachel, and introduces Morgan Bicknell as Emma. There will be a Q&A with the Director following the film
Extra Info: Suggested Donation $5
6 Book Discussion of "A Short Time to Die" by Susan Alice Bickford
Time: 7:00 PM
Price: Free
Location: Greensboro Free Library
Description: Greensboro author Susan Alice Bickford will discuss her new book about murder and corruption involving thirty years and two women from opposite sides of the country.
Extra Info: Contact the Greensboro Free Library at 533-2531 for more information.
6 Modern Times Theater Puppet Show
Time: 1pm
Price: Free!
Location: Caspian Lake Beach in Greensboro
Description: Join us at Caspian Lake for this Greensboro Free Library sponsored event! Can Mr. Punch build a better world as the summer reading theme suggests? Mr. Punch, the world's oldest clown, never knows when enough is enough! He makes a mess of his environment. When Punch finds himself living in a trash heap, he needs the help of smart children and their smart parents to learn how to make do or do without. Modern Times Theater delights family audiences with their handmade wooden and papier-mache puppets, in a modern Vermont update of the age-old Punch and Judy show.
Extra Info: contact greensborokids@gmail.com or the library at 533-2531 with questions
7 Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow --Presented by The Art House
Time: 10:30-11:45am
Price: $15 Class fee
Location: Community Greenspace, 321 South Craftsbury Rd, Craftsbury, VT
Description: Breath-centered Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow is accessible to all levels and students of yoga looking to cultivate strength, flexibility, and balance. Through creative yoga sequences and class themes, Sophia's mindful approach to yoga teaches students to explore informed alignment techniques, cultivate body awareness, and to reveal inner truths and intuitive wisdom Come as you are, be your self, and experience the moving meditation that is Hatha Yoga.
Extra Info: For more information about Summer Classes go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org Questions? Contact Ceilidh Galloway-Kane at Director@VermontArtHouse.org or call us at 802-586-2200
8 Pizza & Music Night featuring Chickweed
Time: 6:30PM
Price: Tickets are $15 for adults, free for kids under 12
Location: Craftsbury Community Greenspace --321 S Craftsbury Rd
Description: Chickweed is a trio of musicians known for their upbeat folk sound with jazz, blues and Latin influences. They perform mostly original songs with a few popular covers. Throughout the summer The Art House and Wonder & Wisdom host a variety of Pizza and Performance Nights! Feast on wood-fired personal pies (made in our Community Built Pizza Oven) and enjoy the performances of local musicians on a nice summer night. Last year, we had over 150 people join us for these events, over 10 volunteers, and many business sponsors. We hope that you will join us for another year of great family fun in the Craftsbury Green Space!
Extra Info: For more information about the series go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org For any questions contact The Art House via email at vista@vermontarthouse.org Pizzas & Salads are made with generous donations from local farmers such as: Pete's Greens, Bonnieview Farm& Cabot Creamery. The Pizza and Performance Summer Series is sponsored by Calderwood Insurance and The Craftsbury General Store
8 logo Kids in the Brook
Time: 10:00-12:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Pre K-3 Kids and parents: Come to Eaton Brook and find out who lives under the rocks and what's so special around a stream. We will get our feet wet so wear your boots or water shoes! Our leaders are Jody Lew-Smith and Mary Meyer. We'll finish this adventure with a snack!
Extra Info: Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union parking lot.
8 Hitmen Dance - PUBLIC INVITED _Hardwick Post #7
Time: 7:00 - 11:00pm
Price: $7.00 per person at the door
Location: Hardwick American Legion Post #7 North Main St. Hardwick
Description: Come out Saturday July 8th from 7-11 pm & join the Hardwick American Legion Post #7 family in welcoming back the Hitmen. Their hopping classic tunes will keep the dance floor full and provide great music for everyone. Tickets available at the door for a $7.00 suggested donation. Drinks will be served at our cash bar for those 21 & over with a valid photo ID. So, bring your friends, family & neighbors out to join you at Hardwick Post #7 and be entertained by these talented musicians.
Extra Info: For more information call the Hardwick American Legion at 802-472-6143
8 47th Annual Antiques and Uniques Festival
Time: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Price: Free event / Parking $5 to benefit Craftsbury Fire Dept.
Location: Craftsbury Common, VT
Description: More than 100 antiques dealers and Vermont artisan crafters, live music with Vermont Fiddle Orchestra (and local favorite How Two) all local foods barbeque, kids’ games and tented café seating. Vintage fashion show at 2:30. Open to all, rain or shine!
Extra Info: Free Shuttle from parking lot to the Common More Info Contact: antiquesanduniquesvt@gmail.com
10-14 Market Gardening Master Class: Bio-Intensive Crop Production
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Price: $1,350
Location: Sterling College
Description: Learn the key features and elements that make up a successful market gardening operation—farm set-up, bio-intensive practices, management strategies for farming without tractors, and planning off fields—from acclaimed Market Gardener Jean-Martin Fortier and tour his unique and profitable farm projects located in the nearby province of Québec.
Extra Info: Lucy Hankinson admissions@sterlingcollege.edu 802-585-296 For more information see the Sterling College Website. http://www.sterlingcollege.edu/course/market-gardening-master-class-bio-intensive-crop-production/
10-14 Artisan Breadmaking & Heritage Grains with Richard Miscovich
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Price: $1,000
Location: Sterling College
Description: Flour, water, salt, and wild yeast—combined with time, handwork, and the heat of a reverently fired oven—become the most delicious form of sustenance. Practice the art of breadmaking with retained heat and learn techniques to bake numerous styles of bread with a variety of flours from regional grain growers, discovering the gifts of fresh milled flours and heritage grains.
Extra Info: Lucy Hankinson admissions@sterlingcollege.edu 802-585-296 For more information see the Sterling College Website. http://www.sterlingcollege.edu/course/artisan-bread-making/
11 logo Walking Group
Time: 11:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Led by Norma Spaulding, this easy one-hour walk is a chance to enjoy a guided stroll along the Trails and appreciate our natural surroundings.
Extra Info: Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union Parking lot.
11 Junk Instruments
Time: 10am
Price: Free!
Location: Greensboro Free Library
Description: Junk Instruments with Justin Lander. Build a Better World, save things from the landfill, and make music!
Extra Info: contact greensborokids@gmail.com or the library at 533.2531 with questions
11 Ben Kilham: The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human
Time: 7 pm
Price: Free.
Location: Woodbury Town Hall
Description: Tuesday, July 11, at 7 pm, in the historic Woodbury Town Hall, Ben Kilham presents "The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human." Black bears, thought to be solitary, have a different type of social behavior that possibly parallels early human behavior. They show evidence of reciprocal altruism, matri-linear hierarchy, and a mix of intentional and emotional communication. Bears can live for as many as forty years, which allows them long-term benefits from forming relationships with fellow cooperators. Ben Kilham, a wildlife biologist based in Lyme, NH, has devotedly studied the habits of black bears, and interacted with these amazing animals. He and his family have accepted orphaned cubs into their home and successfully reintroduced them into the wild. Author and documentary filmmaker, Kilham shares his shares his experiences in this fascinating evening. The Woodbury Town Hall is located on Route 14 in Woodbury Village, beside the Woodbury Village Store. This event is generously sponsored by the Woodbury Conservation Commission and the Woodbury Fund. For questions, please contact the Woodbury Community Library at 472-5710 or woodburyvermontlibrary@gmail.com. All are welcome to this free event, followed by homemade refreshments.
12 Greensboro United Church Summer Lectures 2017
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Price: free
Location: Fellowship Hall, Greensboro
Description: On July 12, Joyce Mitchell, the noted educator, will share with us her experience helping the Chinese public school system to develop new programs and skills in northwestern China. On Wednesday, July 19, Ed LeClair, Executive Director and Producer of Circus Smirkus, will talk to us regarding the past successes, new challenges, and future developments of this renowned circus which has its headquarters in Greensboro. On Wednesday, August 9, Merrill Leffler, a noted poet, author of a book of poetry called Mark the Music, and director of a distinguished publishing company, Dryad Press, will speak about the changes in independent literary publishing and its relationship to commercial publishing. Call 802-533-2223, or greensborochurch@gmail.com, for further information.
13 Cabot United Church Summer Suppers
Time: 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Price: $10 adults, $5 children 5 - 12
Location: Cabot United Church, 2 Common Way, Cabot, Vermont
Description: 2017 Summer Suppers July 13, 2017 Pulled pork , homemade salads , macaroni and cheese, baked beans, desserts, coffee, tea, and cold drinks. 5 PM to 5:30 PM take out at the kitchen door 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM open seating Adults $10, children 6 - 12, $5 Live music during supper, Benefiting the United Church of Cabot
13 CHICKEN PIE SUPPER
Time: Servings 5:00 pm and 6:30 pm
Price: $10; Under 8 $5
Location: St. Michael’s Church Hall 270 The Bend Rd, Greensboro Bend
Description: Chicken Pie, Casseroles, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Rolls, Pie and Beverage
Extra Info: No Reservations-Take Out Available Benefit: St. Michael’s Altar Society More Info: 472-6736
13 LISTEN: HOW PETE SEEGER GOT AMERICA SINGING
Time: 10am
Price: Free!
Location: Greensboro Free Library
Description: Storytime with local author Leda Schubert! She will read from her new book LISTEN: HOW PETE SEEGER GOT AMERICA SINGING and play banjo. Galaxy Books will have copies of Leda’s book available for sale. All ages welcome.
Extra Info: contact greensborokids@gm,ail.com or the library at 533.2531 with questions
14 Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow --Presented by The Art House
Time: 10:30-11:45am
Price: $15 Class fee
Location: Community Greenspace, 321 South Craftsbury Rd, Craftsbury, VT
Description: Breath-centered Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow is accessible to all levels and students of yoga looking to cultivate strength, flexibility, and balance. Through creative yoga sequences and class themes, Sophia's mindful approach to yoga teaches students to explore informed alignment techniques, cultivate body awareness, and to reveal inner truths and intuitive wisdom Come as you are, be your self, and experience the moving meditation that is Hatha Yoga.
Extra Info: For more information about Summer Classes go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org Questions: Contact Ceilidh Galloway-Kane at Director@VermontArtHouse.org or call us at 802-586-2200
14 GRACE Annual Summer Benefit
Time: 5-8 PM
Price: $30
Location: Greensboro Barn & Gallery
Description: Please join us for an evening reception to support and celebrate Grass Roots Art & Community Effort. Friday July 14th 5-8 PM at the Greensboro Barn & Gallery. Craft Catering & Blackbird Bar Catering Live Music by Can Am Jazz Band. Silent Auction, Door Prizes, Stand-up Paddleboard Raffle tickets and drawing!! Ticket Price: $30.00 (ticket includes one complimentary drink). We hope to see you there. Please RSVP to grace@vtlink.net or 472-6857.
Extra Info: Greensboro Barn & Gallery 491 Country Club Road, Greensboro, Vermont, 05841.
14 logo Marko the Magician!
Time: 10 AM
Price: Free!
Location: Jeudevine Memorial Library, 93 North Main ST, Hardwick
Description: Come have a fun morning of magic at the Jeudevine Library. Marko the Magician has a show that will have everyone in the audience mystified and laughing together! If you were able to see him at First Night you will want to see him again and if you missed out – now's your chance! After his show he will teach the crowd how to make some magic of their own.
Extra Info: The show will be on the library lawn behind the building weather permitting. If it rains, it will be in the Memorial Building across the street on the second floor. For more information call 472-5948 or e-mail jeudevineyouthlibrarian@hardwickvt.org
15 Community Wellness Gathering
Time: 10am-1pm
Price: $5-$30
Location: Wheelock Mountain Farm
Description: Experienced local healers will share information and skills to help us all on our path of wellness. Choose from 4 workshops on Ayurveda, Herbs for Seasonal Allergies, Using Homeopathy and Essential Oils, Healing Ancestral Wounds. Stay for a potluck lunch when the workshops are done and enjoy the beauty of the season. suggested donation of $5-$30. All are welcome!
Extra Info: wheelockmtnfarm.weebly.com for directions and information or call Judy Jarvis at 472.6169 for more information
15 logo Non-Flowering Plants
Time: 10:00-12:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Led by naturalist, Susan Sawyer, we'll have a look at the world of mosses, liverworts and ferns: the strange and the wonderful! Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union parking lot for an easy 2 hour stroll along the trails.
15 WELCOME DOGS! Dog obedience and socialization classes; dog walk
Time: 4:00-5:00
Price: Classes $10 each; $5 for Hardwick Vet clients. Walk is free
Location: Hardwick Veterinary Clinic, 64 N Main (behind the Memorial Building)
Description: Classes led by certified trainer Cyn Drinkwine from the Central Vermont Humane Society, followed by dog walking together. Tips on participants' specific issues included. Bring your dog, pup, and some dog treats
Extra Info: 802-472-8400 or info@hardwickvet.com
15 Rob Mermin: Silents are Golden one-man show
Time: 7:00 pm
Price: $25 for adults, $10 for students
Location: Highland Center for the Arts
Description: Rob Mermin's one man show presents a look at the history of pantomime and silent film acting in the 20's. Entertaining and educational, the evening s lavishly illustrated with a dazzling array of clips from 100 silent films.
Extra Info: Tickets are available online at www.highlandartsvt.org or at the box office at 802-533-2000. The center is located at 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, Vermont
15 logo Rob Mermin: Silents are Golden one-man show
Time: 7:00 pm
Price: $25 for adults, $10 for students
Location: Highland Center for the Arts
Description: Rob Mermin's one man show presents a look at the history of pantomime and silent film acting in the 20's. Entertaining and educational, the evening is lavishly illustrated with a dazzling array of clips from 100 silent films.
Extra Info: Tickets are available online at www.highlandartsvt.org or at the box office at 802-533-2000. The center is located at 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, Vermont.
15 Celebrate the 80's Dance - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Time: 7:00 - 11:00pm
Price: $7.00 per person at the door
Location: Hardwick American Legion Post #7 North Main St. Hardwick
Description: Come join the Hardwick American Legion Riders July 15th from 7:00 - 11:00pm and celebrate the music of the 80's featuring the incredible playlists of DJ C.A.T. (Clint & Theresa Howard). 80"s attire is encouraged & bring your list of favorite hits from the era from artists like Elton John & Michael Jackson or the incredible "Hairbands" that made the 80's ROCK! This dance is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and our cash bar will be serving alcoholic beverages to those 21 & over with a valid photo ID. So, bring your family, friends, former classmates & neighbors & join in the fun. Dress as your favorite artist, a rock band groupie, or come as you are and watch others as they dress to bring back the 1980's!
Extra Info: For additional information call 802-274-8333 or 802-472-6143
17-21 Farmstead Toolmaking with Lucian Avery
Time: 8:30am
Price: $1,000
Location: Sterling College
Description: Connect to the environment through making. Learn smithing and carving to sustainably build tools that every new American farmstead needs using commonly available materials. Cultivate making confidence in this five-day intensive course, designed to inspire and support further study of blacksmithing and green woodworking.
Extra Info: Lucy Hankinson admissions@sterlingcollege.edu 802-585-296 For more information see the Sterling College Website. http://www.sterlingcollege.edu/course/farmstead-toolmaking/
18 logo Walking Group
Time: 11:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Led by Norma Spaulding, this easy one-hour walk is a chance to enjoy a guided stroll along the Trails and appreciate our natural surroundings.
Extra Info: Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union Parking lot.
18 logo Pages at the Falls (Jeudevine Falls!)
Time: 5:30 PM (tour), 6 PM program
Price: $15 per person
Location: Jeudevine Falls, 2259 Craftsbury Rd, Hardwick, VT 05843
Description: The Galaxy Bookshop and Jeudevine Library are excited to host a new iteration of Pages in the Pub! Our panel of readers will discuss their favorite books out of doors, in the lovely summer evening air. The recommended books will be available to order through The Galaxy Bookshop, and a portion of the evening's book sales will benefit the Jeudevine Library. Pages at the Falls will be held at the beautiful Jeudevine Falls Event Center. Owner Bob Edebohls will lead a history tour of the grounds beginning at 5:30. This place was the original homestead of Alden Jeudevine. His widow had the Jeudevine Library built and gave it to the town. Their history is intricately wrapped up in the history of Hardwick and the Jeudevine Library. Tickets, which include the tour, an appetizer buffet, and a donation to the Jeudevine Library, are $15 per person. Craftsbury General Store will cater the event and provide a cash bar. Seating is limited. Purchase your tickets in advance at The Galaxy Bookshop or at the Jeudevine Library! Come join us at the Falls!
Extra Info: Visit the Jeudevine Falls at www.jeudevinefalls.com. For more information call the Galaxy Book Shop at 472-5533 or the Jeudevine Library at 472-5948.
19 logo Dessert and a Book: WHEN THE KILLING'S DONE by T.C. Boyle
Time: 7 PM
Price: Free!
Location: Jeudevine Memorial Library, 93 North Main ST, Hardwick
Description: The next book in the Jeudevine Library discussion series is WHEN THE KILLING'S DONE by T.C. Boyle, a richly funny and humane romp about human’s attempt to exert, for better or worse, power over the natural world. The discussion leader is Eric Hanson, VT State Loon Biologist and on the staff of the Vermont Center for Eco-studies. Deserts from the Magic Spoon Bakery and lemonade will be available! In the book one of the main characters is Alma Boyd Takesue, a National Park Service biologist spearheading the efforts to save native creatures on the Channel Islands from invasive species. Her antagonist, Dave LaJoy, is a local businessman who is fiercely opposed to the killing of any animals whatsoever and will go to any lengths to subvert her plans. Their confrontation plays out in a series of scenes escalating in violence, drama, and danger.
Extra Info: The program is part of a series called Pushing the Limits funded by a grant by the National Science Foundation to bring adults into discussion about science, engineering, math and technology. Copies of the book are available for check-out at the library. There will be a door prize: a $20 gift certificate from the Galaxy Bookshop. To reserve a copy or for more information call 472-5948 or e-mail: jeudevinelibrary@hardwickvt.org
20 logo Simon Brooks: Storyteller
Time: 10:30 AM
Price: Free!
Location: Jeudevine Memorial Library, 93 North Main ST, Hardwick
Description: Simon Brooks, storyteller extraordinaire, will be telling stories for the whole family: stories of good rulers, bad decisions, silly animals and the wonderful smell of bread! These stories are designed to delight and engage everyone!
Extra Info: The program will be held on the lawn behind the library weather permitting. If it rains, it will be held at the Memorial Building across the street on the second floor. For more information call 472-5948 or e-mail: jeudevineyouthlibrarian@hardwickvt.org
21 Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow --Presented by The Art House
Time: 10:30-11:45am
Price: $15 Class fee
Location: Community Greenspace, 321 South Craftsbury Rd, Craftsbury, VT
Description: Breath-centered Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow is accessible to all levels and students of yoga looking to cultivate strength, flexibility, and balance. Through creative yoga sequences and class themes, Sophia's mindful approach to yoga teaches students to explore informed alignment techniques, cultivate body awareness, and to reveal inner truths and intuitive wisdom Come as you are, be your self, and experience the moving meditation that is Hatha Yoga.
Extra Info: For more information about Summer Classes go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org Questions: Contact Ceilidh Galloway-Kane at Director@VermontArtHouse.org or call us at 802-586-2200
21-23 RUMMAGE SALE
Time: 9 A.M. – 4 P.M.
Location: OUR LADY OF FATIMA CHURCH, 21 CREEK ROAD, CRAFTSBURY
Description: LARGE VARIETY OF ITEMS!
22 Needles Felted Tapestries 2 with Dana Karuza-Tulp--Presented by The Art House
Time: 10-11am
Price: $30 Class fee
Location: The Masonic Hall in Craftsbury --12 S Craftsbury RD
Description: A supportive studio environment will be set up for students to work on needle felted projects. This class is perfect for the participant who wants the time and materials available to pursue individual projects. There will be a student critique aiming to help move creative ideas and inspirations along. A palette of wool colors will be available to work with. Students will learn to work with pre felt and see a wet felted demonstration on how to make it. Beginners and students who have participated in the Needle felted tapestries class are welcome. Ages 12 to adult
Extra Info: For more information about Summer Classes go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org Questions: Contact Ceilidh Galloway-Kane at Director@VermontArtHouse.org or call us at 802-586-2200
22 logo David Brahinsky: Featuring Joshua, Rachel and EdDavid Brahi
Time: 8 PM
Price: $10 general, kids under 16 free!
Location: The Music Box, 147 Creek Rd, Craftsbury
Description: The Music Box in Craftsbury presents: David Brahinsky: Featuring Joshua, Rachel and Ed Songs that Promote Love and Tolerance David Brahinsky is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist who has been playing music from the folk tradition— from the Child Ballads to Bob Dylan—for over thirty years. One of the founders of the Roosevelt Arts Project, he has been the lead singer for The Roosevelt String Band for the last 25 years. He plays in solo concerts throughout New Jersey, New York, and Vermont, but more often with a talented set of folk musicians and vocalists: "David Brahinsky and Friends." When he is not singing, David teaches Comparative Religion and Philosophy at Bucks County Community College. He holds a Ph.D. from Binghamton University (1976) and has been teaching a variety of courses in philosophy and world religions since 1969. He is currently a professor at Bucks County Community College in Newtown Pa. On stage with David will be Joshua Brahinsky on bass and vocals and Rachel Brahinsky on guitar and vocals. You can find out more about him, see some videos and listen to some tunes at http://brahinsky-folkmusic.com
Extra Info: Donation at the door. More information at www.themusicboxvt.org or call 586-7533.
22 logo The Amazing Life of Trees
Time: 10:00-12:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Join tree enthusiasts Judy Bellairs and Gail Johnson on a fun walk among a variety of native trees. Learn about their lives through hands-on activities, tree identification and passages from the new book "The Hidden Life of Trees" by Peter Wohlleben.Wohlleben's book reveals trees' unseen processes internally and underground.
Extra Info: Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union Parking lot.
22 Paper Circuits with Lisa Yokana
Time: 10am
Price: Free!
Location: Greensboro Free Library
Description: Make simple circuits with Lisa Yokana! We will be using LED's to create circuits and light up paper art. Please PRE-REGISTER at greensborokids@gmail.com. ages 6+
Extra Info: This is our first Makerspace event! We will be hosting one per month as well as having supplies and activities available during all open hours. Free and Open to the public. With great thanks to Hill Farmstead Brewery and it's employees!
22 Cirque Us: DreamCycle
Time: 2:00 pm, 7:00 pm
Price: $25 for adults, $10 for students, $5 for EBT cardholders
Location: Highland Center for the Arts
Description: The creative minds of Cirque US! - featuring graduates for Greensboro's own Circus Smirkus - proudly introduce DreamCycle, an inventive circus experience that leads you on an adventure through a new yet strangely familiar world. Acrobats, jugglers, and aerialists are woven into the fabric of a dream as fears tiptoe across the narrowest wire. Join us for DreamCycle and let your imagination run free!
Extra Info: For tickets and more information visit highlandartsvt.org, call at 802-533-2000, email boxoffice@highlandartsvt.com, or visit us at 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, Vermont.
22 logo Cirque Us: DreamCycle
Time: 2:00 pm, 7:00 pm
Price: $25 for adults, $10 for students, $5 for EBT cardholders
Location: Highland Center for the Arts
Description: The creative minds of Cirque Us! - featuring graduates from Greensboro's own Circus Smirkus - proudly introduce DreamCycle, an inventive circus experience that leads you through a new, yet strangely familiar world. Acrobats, jugglers, and aerialists are woven into the fabric of a dream as fears tiptoe across the narrowest wire. Join us for DreamCycle and let your imagination run free!
Extra Info: For tickets and more information visit www.highlandartsvt.org, call at 802-533-2000, email at boxoffice@highlandartsvt.com, or visit us at 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, Vermont.
23 Caspian Arts Studio Tour
Time: 11:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.
Price: free
Location: Greensboro
Description: Caspian Arts is an organization of artists from the area surrounding Caspian Lake in Greensboro, Vermont. You will discover that the hills and valleys of the Northeast Kingdom are alive with talent. Travel our scenic roads to visit the artists in their studio environments. Caspian Arts announces their annual Studio Tour on Sunday, July 23 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The tour includes studios in Craftsbury, West Glover, Hardwick and Greensboro. The Northeast Kingdom (NEK) of Vermont is a special place, as anyone who has visited can tell you, and the people are as unique as the landscape. The artists who live and work here reflect all this and more. They feel a strong connection to the earth, enjoy their close proximity to wildlife, and relish the challenging weather. Their creativity is fueled by being surrounded by beauty and nurtured by peace and quiet. A sense of place informs the art and the results reflect the uniqueness of both the people and the place. Maps and other details are available at www.caspianartsvt.com. Information is available at each studio about the Tour's End Party at the conclusion of the day.
Extra Info: Directions and maps and other info available at www.caspianartsvt.com
23 logo Opera North: Songs from the American Songbook
Time: 5:00 pm
Price: $25 for adults, $10 for students, $5 for EBT cardholders
Location: Highland Center for the Arts
Description: Opera North heads to the newly-opened Highland Center for the Arts to present a concert celebrating America's Songbook. You will hear familiar favorites by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, along with a sampling from Opera North's 2017 season featuring Puccini, Offenbach, and others. Opera North Resident Artists will be accompanied by General Director Evans Haile.
Extra Info: Tickets are $25 for adults, $10 for students, and $5 for EBT cardholders. For more information email boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, call at 802-533-2000, or visit www.highlandartsvt.org The theater is located at 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT 05841
24-33 Small Batch Brewing
Time: 8:30am
Price: $3,000
Location: Sterling College
Description: Learn the art and science of brewing from acclaimed brewmasters and get insider access to some of the most exciting craft breweries in the country. Fundamental microbiological concepts, critical safety and legal considerations, and key brewery-focused business development and marketing lessons will be taught. Theory will be balanced with hands-on practice as we apply new knowledge to produce a small-batch beer from scratch using products from the Vermont landscape.
Extra Info: Lucy Hankinson admissions@sterlingcollege.edu 802-585-296 For more information see the Sterling College Website. http://www.sterlingcollege.edu/course/small-batch-brewing/
24 Caspian Monday Music
Time: 8:00 PM
Price: Season Ticket: $75.00 Admission: $18.00 Senior: $16.00 Stude
Location: Caledonia Grange #9 88 East Church Street, East Hardwick, VT
Description: Pierre Hurel Jazz Trio Pierre Hurel, Piano; John Funkhouser, Bass; Mike Connors, Drums The Pierre Hurel Trio, performing original music from their latest CDs, Portrait and Inner Conversation, along with standards from the French repertoire, like “Autumn Leaves” and American classics, including original arrangements of “Summertime” and “Take the A Train.” Pierre Hurel, John Funkhouser and Mike Connors have played together for more than 15 years, emerging from the Bill Evans and Keith Jarrett trio sound with a solid swing element and an ever-fresh take on standards. The Pierre Hurel Jazz Trio: a fluid, lyrical, organic sound with spontaneity moving the music in any new direction at any given moment.
24-30 Positive Pie Hardwick Christmas in July Benefit
Time: 11:30am-9:30pm
Price: Free
Location: 87 S. Main Street, Hardwick VT
Description: Positive Pie in Hardwick in having a Christmas in July Benefit Fundraiser for Justice for Dogs, a local non-profit which finds loving homes for local shelter animals. From Monday, July 24rd to Sunday, July 30th, come to Positive Pie in Hardwick to enjoy some Very Merry Cocktails, Christmas outfits, decorations and festivities, including a "Secret Santa" Chinese Auction, with goodies to bid on from local vendors including Tops Markets, The Clip & Joint Co., Bond Autoparts, Galaxy Bookshop, Buffalo Mountain PowerSports, Whistle Emporium, Hay's Service Station, Hardwick Village Restaurant, Aubouchon Hardware, Poulin Lumber/Ace Hardware and Lamoille Valley Ford. Join us at dinner on Sunday, July 30th to hand out the winning auction items and for our best-dressed contest - Come in your finest Christmas Garb and win a $25 Positive Pie Gift Card and T-Shirt! Also join us on the patio July 31st at lunchtime for refreshments on the patio and to meet Amy Tousend, non-profit director at Justice for Dogs Also tune in to 93.9 FM WLVB Morrisville on Thursday, July 13th at 3pm to hear Claudia from Justice for Dogs and Jessica from Positive Pie Hardwick talk about the work of the great local non-profit and the Benefit event!
Extra Info: http://www.positivepie.com/hardwick/home.php Positive Pie | Hardwick 87 S. Main Street Hardwick, VT 802-472-7126
25 Ephemeral Motifs - An Earth Art Poster
Time: 10am-12noon Saturday July 29 & August 5
Price: $55 + $10 materials fee
Location: GRACE - 59 Mill Street
Description: Ephemeral Motifs – An Earth Art Poster July 29 7 August 5 Corinne Gretch Saturday 10am – 12pm In the first session, participants will use a variety of natural materials such as stones, pinecones, bark, leaves, flowers, and twigs to create ephemeral arrangements in the style of “earth” artists Andy Goldworthy and Dietmar Voorwold. A photograph will be taken then the materials repurposed into other arrangements. Participants will choose one image to be enlarged into a 18”X24”poster, other photos will be printed on 4X6 paper. In the second session, participants will receive their printed images then work collaboratively to arrange natural materials in a large labyrinth.
Extra Info: For more info and registration forms visit our website: graceart.org. Call, write or stop by for more info or to register! 472-6857, grace@vtlink.net.
25 Dreams, Myths & Fairytales (multi-media art & writing)
Time: 6:30-8pm Tues & Thur July 18, 20, 25 & 27
Price: $65 + $10 materials fee
Location: GRACE - 59 Mill Street
Description: Dreams, Myths & Fairytales July 18, 20, 25 & 27 Paula Garber Tuesday & Thursday 6:30-8:00pm "There is no 'must' in art, which is forever free" Wassily Kandinsky Using multi-media materials ( water-color, acrylics, collage, pen & ink) & lay-out, assemblage & storyboard techniques we’ll explore the “meaning & magic” In our own lives; along the way creating our own illustrated tales of fantastic, uncharted, multi-layered adventure. Beginner - advanced. 18 yrs. and up. All avatars & animas welcome. A preparatory hand-out will be available.
Extra Info: For more info and registration forms visit our website: graceart.org. Call, write or stop by for more info or to register! 472-6857, grace@vtlink.net.
25 logo Walking Group
Time: 11:00
Price: FREE
Location: Hardwick Trails
Description: Led by Norma Spaulding, this easy one-hour walk is a chance to enjoy a guided stroll along the Trails and appreciate our natural surroundings.
Extra Info: Meet at the Hardwick Trails kiosk in the Hazen Union Parking lot.
25 HACJC Annual Meeting with Guest Speaker Attorney General TJ Donovan
Time: 4:00PM
Description: Please join us for the 2017 Hardwick Area Community Justice Center Annual Citizens’ Advisory Board Meeting on Tuesday 7/25/17 at Heartbeet Lifesharing Community Center, Hardwick. The Board will meet from 4:00PM - 5:00PM and will be followed by our Guest Speaker, Attorney General TJ Donovan who has been invited to talk about the new Community Justice Division within the AG’s office. A light meal and beverages will be provided. RSVP HELPFUL. Email: director.cjc@hardwickvt.org or call (802) 644.1960. All are welcome to attend!
25 Summer Salad Bar Community Dinner
Time: 5:30 - 7:00pm
Price: $8 per person, $5.00 for Veterans & Children 12 & under
Location: Hardwick American Legion Post #7 North Main St. Hardwick
Description: All members of the community are invited to join the American Legion Auxiliary at Hardwick Post #7 for another fabulous summer salad bar dinner to celebrate the hot July weather. This was one of out most popular dinners last year with a great variety of homemade picnic salads, fresh garden salads, meat & cheese varieties and delicious homemade strawberry shortcake for dessert. Alcoholic beverages will be served from our cash bar for those 21 and over with a valid photo ID and a 50/50 raffle will be held. Price for this dinner is $8.00 and $5.00 for Veterans and children 12 and under. So why cook on a hot summer night come on out and let the ladies of your Unit #7 Auxiliary serve you a delightful meal with friends, family and other community members.
Extra Info: Take out available by calling 802-472-6143
26 Book Discussion - "The Spectator Bird" by Wallace Stegner
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Greensboro Free Library
Description: National Book Award winner Wallace Stegner wrote this elegant and entertaining novel about the life of senior citizens and their travels. The book is available at the library.
27 Cabot United Church Summer Suppers
Time: 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Price: $10 adults, $5 children 5 - 12
Location: Cabot United Church, 2 Common Way, Cabot, Vermont
Description: 2017 Summer Suppers July 27, 2017 Chicken Barbecue , homemade salads , macaroni and cheese, baked beans, desserts, coffee, tea, and cold drinks. 5 PM to 5:30 PM take out at the kitchen door 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM open seating Adults $10, children 6 - 12, $5 Live music during supper, Benefiting the United Church of Cabot
28 Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow --Presented by The Art House
Time: 10:30-11:45am
Price: $15 Class fee
Location: Community Greenspace, 321 South Craftsbury Rd, Craftsbury, VT
Description: Breath-centered Hatha Yoga with Sophia Barsalow is accessible to all levels and students of yoga looking to cultivate strength, flexibility, and balance. Through creative yoga sequences and class themes, Sophia's mindful approach to yoga teaches students to explore informed alignment techniques, cultivate body awareness, and to reveal inner truths and intuitive wisdom Come as you are, be your self, and experience the moving meditation that is Hatha Yoga.
Extra Info: For more information about Summer Classes go to The Art House website at www.VermontArtHouse.org Questions: Contact Ceilidh Galloway-Kane at Director@VermontArtHouse.org or call us at 802-586-2200
28-30 The Manifestivus
Time: 3:00pm
Price: $25-$80
Location: Cabot, VT
Description: The Manifestivus is Vermont’s uplifting international music festival that catalyzes a movement of personal evolution through music, art and culture. The festival reminds us that we are one with each other, the land and all things. In its 14th year, The Manifestivus promises a stellar lineup, a diverse array of food to suit every palate, and works from artists showcased throughout the festival grounds in a family-friendly environment. Lineup: Akae Beka Jonathan Scales Fourchestra Johnathan Edwards Mellow Yellow Cast of Characters The Kettle Black Electrolads Afri-VT Charles Lazarus Rob Paine More artists to be announced... Festival Features: Camping Kid's Activities Art Installations Vendors
Extra Info: Car Camping: $25 for 1 car + 1 driver $25 for each additional camper in your crew Car camping fees are in addition to the festival passes. Info and tickets: www.manifestivus.com
29 Backyard Composting Workshop
Time: 10am
Price: Free.
Location: Woodbury Community Library
Description: Love food, hate waste? Whether you’re getting ready to start composting for the first time, or you have years of experience, this workshop will provide tips and ideas for both the newbie and the veteran composters. Cassandra Hemenway from the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District will be teaching you how to set up new compost systems, how to make it simple and convenient, ways to minimize odors and pests, and we may even demo how to build an inexpensive compost bin. We’ll talk about Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law, and how the landfill ban on organics relates to you. If you already compost but want some new ideas or to trouble shoot problems, this is a great place to ask your questions. One lucky participant will win a free compost bin, and Soil Savers and Green Cones will be on-hand for sale at half off our regular whole-sale rate. Call Cassandra at 802-229-9383 x102 with questions. Please register at: cvswmd.org/compost-workshop-registration
Extra Info: The Woodbury Community Library is located at 69 Valley Lake Road, just behind the Woodbury Elementary School in Woodbury Village. Info? 472-5710 or woodburyvermontlibrary@gmail.com.
29 Glover Day
Time: 8 am to 1 pm
Location: Village Square, Glover, Vermont
Description: Glover Day offers something for everyone. Runaway Pond Road Race (Run Chamberlin Run) is a race where participants choose to run or walk the 5.5 mile, 5K, or 2K for children. Also at the town square there will be live music, horseshoes tournament, family fun and games, a duck regatta, hot food and cold drinks.
Extra Info: For more information on the Town of Glover website--http://grecreation.org
31-35 Wholesome Pastry: Whole Grain Pies, Tarts, and Treats with Olga Bravo
Time: 8:30am
Price: $1,000
Location: Sterling College
Description: Wholesome pastry? Why, yes! Practice baking savory and sweet pies, tarts, and other pastries incorporating a healthy dose of whole grain and fresh-milled flours to make more nourishing treats. Learn to satisfy both family members who are skeptical about sneaking something healthful into their dessert and customers who avoid highly-processed flours. Bakers will also learn how to source sustainably produced grains.
Extra Info: Lucy Hankinson admissions@sterlingcollege.edu 802-585-296 For more information see the Sterling College Website. http://www.sterlingcollege.edu/course/wholesome-pastry/
31 Caspian Monday Music
Time: 8:00 PM
Price: Season Ticket: $75.00 Admission: $18.00 Senior: $16.00 Stude
Location: Caledonia Grange 88 East Church Street, East Hardwick, VT
Description: Austin Burns, baritone Stephanie Mao, piano An Introduction The American Set: Black is the Color of my True Love's Hair Poor Wayfaring Stranger Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho Deep River The Neapolitan Set: A Vucchella Mattinata Tu ca Nun Chiagne O Sole Mio The Original Comedy Set: A Fake Serenade My Fake Irish Rose Deep S *** Can't Beat the Trilogy