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ONGOING EVENTS


The Dialects of Line, Color, and Texture Visual Discussion
Date: Thursday, April 18 - Thursday, May 26
Time: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts Gallery, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT



UPCOMING EVENTS


Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend
Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Brighton Town Hall Gymnasium, Island Pond, VT

Open Studio Weekend - Statewide, Vermont
Date: Saturday, May 25 - Sunday, May 26
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Statewide, Vermont

STATEWIDE: Vermont Crafts Council Spring Open Studio Weekend
Date: Saturday, May 25 - Sunday, May 26
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Vermont Crafts Council, Montpelier, VT

Albany Civil War Soldier Bradley J. Norris
Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Brownington Congregational Church, Timothy Hinman Road, Brownington, VT

Opening Day for State Parks
Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Northeast Kingdom State Parks

Open Studio Weekend - Statewide, Vermont
Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Statewide, Vermont

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend
Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Island Pond, VT

Village Harmony Alumni Group
Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: York Street Meeting House, 153 York Street, Lyndon, VT

Memorial Day Parade
Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Caledonia County Courthouse, Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Memorial Day Parade
Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 11:00 am
Location: Island Pond, VT

Community Forum About Criminal Justice
Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Welcome Center, 576 Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Mid-Week Movie: Mary Poppins Returns
Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Leadership Development - Project Management Fundamentals
Date: Saturday, June 1 - Saturday, July 6
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT

Basket Weaving Classes
Date: Saturday, June 1 - Saturday, September 7
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Old Stone House Museum, 109 Old Stone House Road, Brownington, VT

Computer & Office Technology -Accounting Basics
Date: Monday, June 3 - Wednesday, June 26
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, Vermont

Computer & Office Technology -Accounting Basics
Date: Monday, June 3 - Wednesday, June 26
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, Vermont

Computer & Office Technology - Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016
Date: Tuesday, June 4 - Tuesday, June 25
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, Vermont

Leadership Development - Guest Service Excellence
Date: Wednesday, June 5 - Thursday, June 6
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT

Leadership Development - Guest Service Excellence
Date: Wednesday, June 5 - Thursday, June 6
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT

Vermont Outdoor Business Alliance Roundtable
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Hotel and Conference Center, 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke, VT

Hazen Union Drama Club: Newsies
Date: Friday, June 7, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Timber Framing
Date: Saturday, June 8 - Sunday, June 9
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Old Stone House Museum, 109 Old Stone House Road, Brownington, VT

Out of the Darkness Campus Walks
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury School, 257 Western Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Hallowed Ground Art Exhibit
Date: Saturday, June 8 - Sunday, July 21
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

70th Anniversary Pet Parade
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Hazen Union Drama Club: Newsies
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Local Music Series - Fifth Business
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm
Location: Brownington Congregational Church, Timothy Hinman Road, Brownington, VT

Our Third Act
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: South Church, St. Johnsbury, VT

Vermont Procurement Technical Assistance Center Program
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: NVDA, 36 Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Computer & Office Technology - eBay/Etsy-Buying and Selling
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, Vermont

Reminiscences Series
Date: Friday, June 14, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Old Stone House Museum, 109 Stone House Road, Brownington, VT

Lyndonville Mural Party
Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Freighthouse, Depot Street, Lyndonville, VT

Paint n' Sip Nights
Date: Saturday, June 15 - Saturday, August 17
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Old Stone House Museum, 109 Old Stone House Road, Brownington, VT

Staged Reading: Under Milk Wood
Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Staged Reading: Under Milk Wood
Date: Sunday, June 16, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Computer & Office Technology - eBay/Etsy-Buying and Selling
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North Country Career Center, 209 Veterans Ave, Newport, Vermont

Music @ The Cafe: Howie Cantor
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Hardwick Street Cafe, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Vermont Breakfast on the Farm at Maxwell's Neighborhood Farm
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: 213 Maxwell Road, Newport, VT 05855

Burke Mountain Club Centennial Celebration
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Club, 368 VT Rt 114, East Burke, VT

Dog Mountain Founders Celebration 2019
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Road, St. Johnsbury,VT

Cary Morin Workshop
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Cary Morin: Full Throttle Native Americana
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Ninth Annual Fly Fishing Summer Camp for Teens
Date: Sunday, June 23 - Thursday, June 27
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Jackson Lodge, Canaan, VT

Strawberry Social
Date: Sunday, June 23, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Barton Public Library, 100 Church St., Barton, VT

Viking Biking Summer Camps
Date: Monday, June 24 - Friday, June 28
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Kingdom Trails,478 VT. Rte 114, East Burke, VT

Meeting Your Mind and Beyond: The Benefits of Applying Mindfullness
Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

NEMBAfest 2019
Date: Friday, June 28 - Sunday, June 30
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: The Kingdom Trails Nordic Adventure Center, 2079 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT

Stephane Wrembel
Date: Friday, June 28, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Circus Smirkus 2019 Big Top Tour Carnival
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Circus Barn, 1 Circus Road, Greensboro, VT

A Summer Garden Party
Date: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: 77 Old Coach Road, Lyndonville, VT

Circus Smirkus
Date: Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, St. Johnsbury, VT

Circus Smirkus
Date: Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, St. Johnsbury, VT

Circus Smirkus
Date: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, St. Johnsbury, VT

Circus Smirkus
Date: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Green Mountain Mall, St. Johnsbury, VT

Reminiscences Series
Date: Friday, July 5, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Old Stone House Museum, 109 Stone House Road, Brownington, VT

Annual Burklyn Arts Summer Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, July 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Bandstand Park, Main Street, Lyndonville, VT

Leadership Development - Agile Project Management
Date: Monday, July 8 - Saturday, August 10
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT

Viking Biking Summer Camps
Date: Monday, July 15 - Friday, July 19
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Kingdom Trails,478 VT. Rte 114, East Burke, VT

39th Annual Stars and Stripes Festival and Parade
Date: Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Downtown Lyndonville, Vermont

Viking Biking Summer Camps
Date: Monday, July 22 - Friday, July 26
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Kingdom Trails,478 VT. Rte 114, East Burke, VT

Meeting Your Mind and Beyond: The Benefits of Applying Mindfullness
Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

75th Kiwanis Pool Birthday Party
Date: Saturday, July 27, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: St.Johnsbury Kiwanis Pool, 74 Barker Avenue, St. Johnsbury, VT

Leadership Development - Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Examination Boot Camp
Date: Saturday, August 10 - Saturday, August 31
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Northern Vermont University, Lyndon, VT

9th Annual PAMFEST
Date: Friday, August 16 - Saturday, August 17
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Peacham, VT

9th Annual PAMFEST
Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Peacham, VT

Colors of the Kingdom Autumn Festival - St. Johnsbury, VT
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury, VT

Burke Fall Foliage Festival
Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Route 114, East Burke, VT

Northeast Kingdom Fall Foliage Festivals - Marshfield, Walden, Cabot, Plainfield, Peacham, Barnet & Groton, Vermont
Date: Sunday, September 29 - Saturday, October 5
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Northeast Kingdom, VT

Dog Mountain Fall Dog Party 2019
Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 143 Parks Rd., St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

Annual Autumn on The Green
Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Danville Green, Route 2, Danville, VT

2019 NEK Regional Summit
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Burke Mountain Resort, East Burke, VT


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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 9:00 am

(second day of events)  9AM - Beginner Tai Chi Class. Find your inner peace as Brighton Recreation's Director Doug Niles leads you in a beginner's Tai Chi class. Brighton Town Hall Gymnasium- $5.00. Depending on weather, this class may move lakeside so you can enjoy beautiful Island Pond Lake. 

10:00 Am - Cross Training Workout - Join Brighton Recreation's Director Doug Niles for a fun and invigorating morning workout.  Brighton Town Hall Gymnasium -$5.00.   

Noon-5:00PM - Wine Tasting at The Hearth & Home Country Store - will be featuring six specially selected wines for you to enjoy. Please note that no one under 21 years of age may participate in this event - Cost $8.00.

2:00PM - Sap Bucket Paint 'n Sip  - at Hobo's Cafe - Natalie Anne will guide you through turning a sap bucket into your own masterpiece. And to get your creative juices flowing, enjoy your favorite beer or wine and a delicious snack. Cost $65.00.

1:00PM-6PM - Massage, Manicure & Make-up Package- at Essex House and Tavern - Pampering and relaxation is what this is all about. Enjoy a chair massage from one of our licensed providers. Learn about new techniques and products with our Fresh Faces by Mary Kay classes. Try out a set of Color Street nails as part of your manicure provided by Katelyn Kran. She will also be providing Henna by Kate tattoos.  Cost - $50.00.
We will be serving a light elegant snack provided by the Essex House & Tavern. Alcoholic beverages are available for purchase.

700PM doors open.  Show - 8:00PM - Men In Motion Male Revue at American Legion Brighton Post #80 - Don't miss New England's #1 male strip show as we welcome Men In Motion to Island Pond - Cost $20.00 - $30.00. 

 

 

 



Go to info below for additional information by email.  Please note that events are at various locations.

 

 

 



Location:  Brighton Town Hall Gymnasium, Island Pond, VT
Contact: Island Pond Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 802-673-1854 or (tickets) 802-723-0470
Email: info@islandpondchamber.org or for tickets: events@VisitIslandPond.com




Open Studio Weekend - Statewide, Vermont

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Over 200 Vermont artists and craftspeople are inviting the public to visit them at work in their studios. 



The Vermont tour map, containing directions to participants' studios, will guide visitors through the state during the event.  You can order the map from Vermont Crafts Council, P. O. Box 938, Montpelier, VT 05601



Location:  Statewide, Vermont
Contact: Vermont Crafts Council
Phone: 802-223-3380
Email: vt1crafts@aol.com
Website: www.vermontcrafts.com



STATEWIDE: Vermont Crafts Council Spring Open Studio Weekend

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visit artist studios and galleries statewide.



Bright yellow signs compete with a multitude of greens along Vermont's roads enticing visitors to the studios of craftspeople and other artists across Vermont during the 2019 Spring Open Studio Weekend taking place over May 25 & 26, Memorial Day Weekend.

Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a wide variety of local artists and craftspeople in their studios, and purchase high quality, hand made artwork.

The self-guided Open Studio tour features the work of glassblowers, jewelers, printmakers, potters, furniture makers, weavers, ironworkers, painters, sculptors, quilt makers and wood carvers. Many participating galleries will host gallery talks and feature special exhibits in conjunction with this event.

The Vermont Crafts Council publishes a free map booklet with directions to participating sites. The Vermont Open Studio Guide is available throughout the state at Tourist Information Centers, galleries and studios. Request a map on the VCC website, http://vermontcrafts.com/OSW/springmap.php or by calling 802-223-3380.



Location:  Vermont Crafts Council, Montpelier, VT
Contact: Vermont Crafts Council
Phone: 802-223-3380
Email: vt1crafts@aol.com




Albany Civil War Soldier Bradley J. Norris

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm

A lecture regarding Bradley J. Norris  by Robert Grandchamp including details on how to research a Civil War Soldier, as well as stay for questions & answers.

 

 



Refreshments will be served.



Location:  Brownington Congregational Church, Timothy Hinman Road, Brownington, VT
Contact: Old Stone House Museum
Phone: (802) 754-2022
Website: www.oldstonehousemuseum.org



Opening Day for State Parks

Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 am

Opening day in many of the State Parks in the Northeast Kingdom district.



Vermont is an ideal place for your outdoor adventure. VT State Parks may be found in every corner of Vermont. Whether you are seeking adventure at the lakes, retreat in the mountains, or sun and sand the shores of Lake Champlain, you will find a Vermont State Park and many outstanding private campgrounds and RV Parks.Ask us about Vermont campgrounds and State Parks or share comments. See the opening day schedule on the State Parks website.



Location:  Northeast Kingdom State Parks
Contact: Vermont Living Magazine
Phone: 802-221-1498
Website: www.vtliving.com/stateparks/northeastkingdom/



Open Studio Weekend - Statewide, Vermont

Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Over 200 Vermont artists and craftspeople are inviting the public to visit them at work in their studios. 



The Vermont tour map, containing directions to participants' studios, will guide visitors through the state during the event.  You can order the map from Vermont Crafts Council, P. O. Box 938, Montpelier, VT 05601



Location:  Statewide, Vermont
Contact: Vermont Crafts Council
Phone: 802-223-3380
Email: vt1crafts@aol.com
Website: www.vermontcrafts.com



Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend

Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm

(third day of events)  Noon to 5:00PM - Cider Tasting at The Hearth & Home Country Store - featuring six specially selected ciders for you to enjoy. Please note that no one under 21 years of age may participate in this event.  Cost: $8.00.

2:00PM - Barn Board Paint 'n Sip - at the American Legion Brighton Post #80. Natalie is back to help us create another masterpiece and Michelle and the legion staff are going to feed you some yummy snacks and insure that you have a great time. This event is open to people 21 years of age and older.  Cost:  $65.00.

7:00PM - Drag Bingo With Emoji Nightmare & Nikki Champagne -  at the American Legion Brighton Post #80. Numbers will be called and probably a few people names! You must be 21 years of age to attend this event. Cost: $20.

 



Go to info below for additional information by email.  Please note that events are at various locations.

 

 

 



Location:  Island Pond, VT
Contact: Island Pond Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 802-673-1854 or (tickets) 802-723-0470
Email: info@islandpondchamber.org or for tickets: events@VisitIslandPond.com




Village Harmony Alumni Group

Date: Sunday, May 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Transcending the traditional definition of choral music, this group of Village Harmony veterans is particularly renowned for its command of varied world ethnic singing styles.



The current ensemble is led by Adam Simon, Sophie Michaux and Larry Gordon. This concert program will especially feature Corsican and Balkan songs, renaissance pieces and new compositions by Simon.

Admission by donation. Suggested range $5 - $15.



Location:  York Street Meeting House, 153 York Street, Lyndon, VT
Contact: Jim Gallagher
Phone: 802-473-4208
Email: info@uprightsteeple.org
Website: www.uprightsteeple.org



Memorial Day Parade

Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 9:00 am

Activities begin with a short ceremony on the Portland Street bridge at 9am. Parade to follow beginning at Father Lively Center.



The parade will step off  at 10am from the Father Lively Center, north on Summer Street, over to Main Street, south on Main to the courthouse for a ceremony.  It will continue down Eastern Avenue, north on Railroad Street, and will disband on Maple Street.



Location:  Caledonia County Courthouse, Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: American Legion Post 58




Memorial Day Parade

Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 11:00 am

Today we honor those that have made the ulitmate sacrifice for our country.  The American Legion Brighton Post #80 will present the annual Memorial Day Parade and Service.



Location:  Island Pond, VT




Community Forum About Criminal Justice

Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An informative meeting with the State's Attorney, local law Enforcement, Probation and Parole, and the Community Restorative Justice Center.  The purpose of the meeting is to better understand how crime is processed through the justice system. 



This event is free and open to the public.  Panel presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.



Location:  St. Johnsbury Welcome Center, 576 Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: St. Johnsbury Welcome Center
Phone: 802-748-2977




Mid-Week Movie: Mary Poppins Returns

Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Enjoy drinks or dinner while watching a movie from your private table in our theater!



Movie: Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks learns that his house will be repossessed in five days unless he can pay back a loan. His only hope is to find a missing certificate that shows proof of valuable shares that his father left him years earlier. Just as all seems lost, Michael and his sister receive the surprise of a lifetime when Mary Poppins - the beloved nanny from their childhood - arrives to save the day and take the Banks family on a magical, fun-filled adventure. Rated PG, Run time: 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Dinner is full service, tables are first-come, first-served. Tickets are $5.



Location:  Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT
Contact: Tiffany Quinn
Phone: 802-533-2000
Email: boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org
Website: www.highlandartsvt.org

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