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Events Calendar - 2019

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Bradford's 2019 Wild Game Supper

Nov 23, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019 245 N Main Street, Bradford, VT

Everyone is welcome, Meats are served buffet style with different types of preparations. Diner includes bear, moose, buffalo, elk, venison, wild boar, rabbit, pheasant, squash, rolls, cabbage salad, gingerbread. Reservations recommended; the dinner often sells out.

DIY Gifts & Crafts

Creative Holiday Cards Workshop -- South Pomfret VT

Dec 8, 2019 - Dec 8, 2019 Artistree, 2095 Pomfret Road, South Pomfret, VT

Make three holiday cards, each one unique and creatively handmade for someone special! Come learn card folding techniques, ink distressing, stamping, and embossing. This is a half-hour workshop. For age 16 and older. Instructor is Patricia Files Rodriguez.

Handmade Soaps Workshop -- South Pomfret VT

Dec 10, 2019 - Dec 10, 2019 ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road, South Pomfret, VT

Using a goat’s milk soap base and essential oils, honey, and other natural ingredients, you will learn to create batches of decorative soap. Participants are welcome to bring a favorite essential oil fragrance to class, but several oils will be available for use. We will pour our soaps into fancy molds and make charming wrappers and labels. This is a two-hour workshop.

Needle-Felted Christmas Trees -- South Pomfret VT

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 11, 2019 Artistree, 2095 Pomfret Road, South Pomfret, VT

 needle felting workshop VT Come create beautiful 3D tabletop trees using special hand tools and colorful wool roving. This class will cover the basics of “felting” wool without sewing and is for anyone with or without experience in this medium. The process of needle felting makes each piece one of a kind. This is a four-hour workshop.

Home & Studio Tours

Putney Craft Tour 2019

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 1, 2019 Participating arts, at their studios Putney, VT

Once each year, local craftsmen open their studios for the public to come and explore and to purchase our unique crafts directly from the makers. Putney in the home and workplace of one of the highest concentrations of award winning craftsmen in America. Map. Next Stage Arts and Sandglass Theater will be presenting works during the weekend.


Thanksgiving Fireside Sing-Along -- Manchester VT

Nov 28, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019 Wilburton Inn, 257 Wilburton Drive, Manchester, VT

Join innkeeper and songwriter and children’s entertainer Melissa Levis for a fireside family singing along at the Wilburton Inn. Gather in the historic mansion’s living room beside the blazing fire and sing-along to all the classics from “This Land Is Your Land” to “American Pie.” All welcome. Bring your own instruments and play along too. Dates: November 28 and November 30.

Thanksgiving Concert by Taconic Chamber Players --Manchester Center VT

Nov 30, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019 Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Avenue, Manchester Center, VT

Deborah Buck and Joana Genova, violins, Ariel Rudiakov, viola, and Sophie Shao, cello, perform string quartets by Mozart and Mendelssohn in what has become a popular tradition for families and their holiday guests.


"The Sound of Music"

Nov 20, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020 Northern Stage at Barrette Center for the Arts, 74 Gates Street, White River Junction, VT

Young postulant Maria Rainer is having trouble in her process of becoming a Catholic nun. Hired to work as the governess for seven motherless children, Maria transforms the Von Trapp family home into a place of fun and music.