Frog Hollow hosts henna artist Aug. 22

Frog Hollow welcomes Elizabeth Saslaw, the artist and founder of York Hill Pottery and 30-year exhibitor at Frog Hollow, and Bridgette Bartlett, a henna artist based in Lincoln, for an evening at the gallery on Friday, Aug. 22 from 2-8pm. The mother daughter pair has recently collaborated to create henna inspired pottery. Bartlett applies slip to Saslaw’s… Read More »

Castleton prepares for 76th annual house tour

The 76th Annual Castleton Woman’s Club Colonial Day House Tour will feature outstanding private homes in a wide variety of architectural styles including Colonial Revival, Federal, Greek Revival, Queen Anne, and Gothic Revival. The tour includes over a dozen sites throughout the village including outstanding period homes, public buildings, galleries, and historic sites. The 2014 Castleton Colonial… Read More »

Local actress stars in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

By Sheri Duff This month’s unforgettable performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” presented by the Vermont Shakespeare Company, will star Shelburne actress Molly Walsh as Tatiana, Queen of the Fairies. Walsh always wanted to be an actress. “I grew up on a farm in Massachusetts with no acting connections to speak of,” she began over… Read More »

The Stowe Show celebrates 57th year

One of New England’s largest Classic Car Shows, the annual Stowe Antique and Classic Car Meet, celebrates 57 years as Vermont’s largest and oldest collector vehicle event by showcasing classic and antique cars, trucks, street rods, military vehicles, and more. Located at Nichols Field on Rt. 100 in Stowe, this year’s three-day meet is Aug.… Read More »

Carpenter Carse hosts “Once on this Island”

Carpenter Carse hosts “Once on this Island”

Come one, come all. The Very Merry Theatre teen troupe presents the Broadway musical, “Once on This Island” at the Carpenter-Carse Library at 12pm on Monday, Aug.4 in Hinesburg. In case of rain, the performance will be re-located to Town Hall. Set in the Caribbean, this musical features a peasant girl who uses the power… Read More »

Charlotte artist’s outdoor sculpture featured at Sheldon Museum

Charlotte artist’s outdoor sculpture featured at Sheldon Museum

A piece of contemporary outdoor sculpture is shaking things up in the Sheldon Museum’s period garden this season. “Endless Tower,” on loan from the Charlotte artist Ethan Bond-Watts, is his multi-storied assemblage of steel boxes, stacked so that the exposed corners create space for layers of wildflowers to grow. The flowers were grown from seeds donated by… Read More »

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery welcomes summer exhibit

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery welcomes summer exhibit

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery will host a new exhibit “Summer Horizons: New Vermont Paintings by Bonnie Acker” until Sept. 16. The exhibit opens with a public reception with the artist on Friday, Aug. 8 from 5:30-7:30pm and all are invited to attend. Acker’s work is joyously rendered, and reflects her multifaceted approach to life: “I wear many… Read More »

Patty Smith dances in Middlebury Aug. 15

Patty Smith dances in Middlebury Aug. 15

Dancer Patty Smith treads the fine line between tragedy and comedy. Pure love, young love, lost love, love for people, places, and things, all become physical subjects in “Fool for Love,” a moving evening of original solo choreography set to music that runs the gamut from Puccini to Janis Joplin. Adult content. Performance on Friday,… Read More »

Local punk rock bands take stage at Maritime Festival

Local punk rock bands take stage at Maritime Festival

Higher Ground and Lake Champlain Maritime Festival will host three local punk rock bands to perform in a once-in-a-lifetime concert event on Burlington’s waterfront. Legendary bands The Offspring, Bad Religion, and Pennywise, with The Vandals, helped extend an invitation to Vermont artists Get A Grip, As We Were, and Better Things to perform on the… Read More »

ASIG hosts concert on the lawn Aug. 2

ASIG hosts concert on the lawn Aug. 2

All Souls Interfaith Gathering will host Alpha Rev, an American alternative Rock Band from Austin, Texas in concert on the lawn Aug. 2. Gates open for picnickers at 5pm. The opening act, Gregory Douglass, will begin at 6pm. In case of rain, the concert will be held inside. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased… Read More »