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Secretary of State Jim Condos Calls On Vermont High Schools To Register Students; June 4-8 is High School Voter Registration Week

posted Thursday, May 31, 2012
Today, Secretary of State Jim Condos announced the dates for High School Voter Registration Week. Secretary Condos said, "Vermont's High School Voter Registration Week, June 4-8, was established to encourage Vermont's high schools to register their 18 year olds to vote before they leave school."

Two Events Taking Place In Windsor and Saint Gaudens

posted Thursday, May 31, 2012
There's a Farmer's Market in Windsor Sunday, June 3rd from 12:00 to 3:00. There will be a Fee Free Day at Saint Gaudens the following week on Saturday, June 9th.

Join John Hadden At VTica For An Afternoon Of Poetry, June 3rd

posted Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Join John Hadden, Artistic Director of Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, NY at VTica for an afternoon of poetry on Sunday, June 3rd at 4pm.

VTica Jazz Concert Series Presents The Scott Mullett Trio, June 2

posted Wednesday, May 30, 2012
On Saturday, June 2, The Vermont Institute Of Contemporary Arts will present the Scott Mullett Trio as part of its Jazz Concert Series.

Updates About Music in the Meadow, Taking Place June 23 and 24

posted Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Something big is about to happen here. For the last 10 years (with a LOT of help) I have been working to make the Music in the Meadow a really big event. This year is really exciting. Brian Waldo has announced that radio station WWOD Classic Oldies 104.3 & 96.3 will not only be giving us free advertising daily but they will be here from 12-2pm on the 23rd broadcasting live from the meadow.

June Schedule of Events at The Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts

posted Friday, May 25, 2012
VTica is a Gallery-Museum-School in Chester, VT dedicated to supporting the innovative contemporary artist, creating an inviting space to engage the community through diverse thought-provoking art works and events.

This Weekend At VTica: Ernesto Montenegro, Personal Observations from Our Contemporary Fishbowl

posted Thursday, May 24, 2012
VTica welcomes Ernesto Montenegro's talk and lively conversation on Saturday, May 26 at 7pm.

This Weekend At VTica: La Voz de Tres

posted Thursday, May 24, 2012
The Vermont Institute Of Contemporary Arts is delighted to present in concert the sensational South American music of La Voz de Tres on Friday, May 25 at 8pm.

Secretary of State Jim Condos Announces Awards Winners of 2012 Poster and Essay Contest

posted Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Secretary of State Jim Condos honored the winners of the 2012 Vermont Secretary of State's Poster and Essay Contest on Tuesday, May 22nd at the State House in Montpelier. As part of the awards celebration, contest winners toured the Vermont State House and the Vermont Historical Society or Supreme Court.

LEGO Contestants Score with Viewers and Judges

posted Monday, May 21, 2012
Over 90 adults and young people enjoyed the original creations displayed at the 2012 LEGO Contest organized by St. Luke's Episcopal Church in its Willard Hall on Main Street in Chester on Saturday, April 14. Participating LEGO enthusiasts came from 13 towns in Vermont, two in New Hampshire, and one in New York State.

WaterMusicArt Gallery First Anniversary Exhibition June 15 - August 15

posted Monday, May 21, 2012
Presenting comtemporary fine art by local Vermont Artists: Ailyn Hoey, Judith C. Carbine, Mark Goodenough and Scott J. Morgan. Artist' reception to be held Friday, June 15.

Chester Area Artists Welcome You To Their Studios Memorial Day Weekend

posted Thursday, May 17, 2012
Attracting visitors to your area is an interesting challenge especially it being the 20th year of Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend. There are so many artistic pockets in Vermont to visit during this big May event on Memorial Day Weekend, Sat., and Sun., May 26 and 27 when artists welcome visitors into their homes and galleries to make a connection.

Lecture On Lyme Disease At The Whiting Library, June 20

posted Thursday, May 17, 2012
Please join us at Whiting Library for a Lecture on Lyme Disease, June 20th at 7:00pm, presented by Dr. Alexis Chesney.

Whiting Library Presents Ed Bradley: A Bicycle Trip Across America, May 30

posted Thursday, May 17, 2012
Hear how Ed's journey from Fort Kent, Maine to Key West, Florida and to San Diego, California was also a journey from despair to new hope.

You Have A Date With A Robot; VTica Welcomes Back Bruce Duncan

posted Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Would you like to talk to a robot? This presentation will include an introduction to the current state of the artificial computer intelligence through a live interview with Bina48 the world's most advanced humanoid robot.

Latest News From DaVallia Arts - Quilt Show, 900lb. VT Slate Sculpture

posted Thursday, May 10, 2012
Well, Memorial Day is this year is going to very special. It's our third year anniversary! We are not sure of the exact date, but we're going to celebrate!

Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts Presents An Evening Of Jazz May 12

posted Thursday, May 10, 2012
We are proud to welcome the incomparable Barbara Ween/George Kaye Duo. Do not miss the opportunity to hear the dulcet sounds of this extraordinary duo.

Join Bonnie's Bundles Dolls At The 20th Annual Vermont Craft Council Open Studio Weekend, May 26-27

posted Thursday, May 10, 2012
Come and celebate the 20th year with us of Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend. Follow the yellow signs to #20.

Young Playwrights Aloud! Tonight At The Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts

posted Tuesday, May 8, 2012
An evening of student readings of original one-act plays written by Amanda Battiest, Jared Hall, Nicole Patterson, Kiely Shuck, Cali Wadsworth and Molly Wigh.

Saturday, May 5 is Green Up Day

posted Friday, May 4, 2012
Here's an update on Green Up Day, May 5th from Frank Kelley, Chester's Green Up Day Coordinator.

New England Classical Academy Presents The Phantom of the Opera at Claremont Opera House May 11 and 12

posted Wednesday, May 2, 2012
New England Classical Academy presents a new adaption of The Phantom of the Opera at the Claremont Opera House, May 11 and 12.

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