New exhibit at Helen Day Art Center

New exhibit at Helen Day Art Center

Artists have been at the forefront of revolutions for centuries, producing work that has an immediate political impact or is fueling unrest. A new exhibit opening at the Helen Day Art Center in Stowe, entitled “Unrest: Art, Activism & Revolution,” highlights that work. The opening is on Friday, September 19 from 6-8pm. The exhibition stemmed… Read More »

Laurel Fulton Waters’ new works grace walls of Shelburne Vineyard

Laurel Fulton Waters’ new works grace walls of Shelburne Vineyard

Shelburne Vineyard’s Fall Gallery welcomes Shelburne artist, Laurel Fulton Waters, with an exhibit entitled “New Works.” The show will be on display now through November. Waters will be at the vineyard on Sunday, Sept 14 from 2-4pm to discuss her artwork and the new direction she is pursuing in producing larger pieces, two of which… Read More »

Shelburne Museum offers American painting symposium

Shelburne Museum offers American painting symposium

Vermont’s world-renowned Shelburne Museum will highlight its acclaimed collection of American paintings with a special, full-day symposium on Saturday, Sept. 20 including tours of the museum’s installation of American paintings (Painting A Nation: American Art at Shelburne Museum), discussions, and lectures. Noted scholars participating in the day’s discussions and gallery tours include Carol Troyen, the… Read More »

Vermont Stage Company’s 21st season announced, collaboration with Shelburne native Greg Pierce continues

Vermont Stage Company’s 21st season announced, collaboration with Shelburne native Greg Pierce continues

Vermont Stage Company will celebrate its 21st season as Burlington’s premier professional theatre company with an inspired selection of notable new plays. “Last season we took a look back as we celebrated our 20th Anniversary. Now we charge into our next 20 years by delivering the best in cutting-edge contemporary American playwriting. This season includes… Read More »

Friends For Andy A_Dog Williams plan fundraiser

Friends For Andy A_Dog Williams plan fundraiser

Burlington DJ Andy A_Dog Williams passed away on Dec. 26, 2013, after a yearlong fight against Acute Myeloid Leukemia at the young age of 38. Throughout his fight, Andy was courageous, fearless, hopeful, positive, and smiling until the end. Andy may be gone, but his musical and artistic legacy and those he affected will remain… Read More »

Performance celebrates 150-year-old organ Sept. 7

A special organ recital will be performed on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 3pm in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the E. & G.G. Hook Organ, which was built and installed in the First Baptist Church in Burlington in 1864. This is one of only four remaining playable Hook’s in Vermont and is the oldest… Read More »

Local potters and students exhibit work

An exhibition of pottery by three clay instructors at the Shelburne Craft School and their students will be on display at the Craft School’s gallery. Community members are urged to stop by the gallery for the opening reception with the artists on Thursday, Sept. 4 from 5-7pm. Instructor Jules Polk worked with indigenous potters in… Read More »

Annual celebration of garlic

Annual celebration of garlic

You can almost smell it from here. On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30 and 31, the aroma of herbs and garlic will fill the air at the popular Southern Vermont Garlic & Herb Festival in Bennington in the field in front of the shops at Camelot Village on Route 9. Considered one of the Top 10… Read More »