EDITOR’S PICKS
Concert: Neptune's Car

Folk duo Neptune's Car to perform Saturday, sept. 16 at Wardsboro Town Hall, Main St., at 7 p.m. $10 at the doorWARDSBORO — From homeschooling lessons to live shows to recording sessions, that's the arc of the songwriting career of Holly …

Art reception: 'Mapping the Unknown'

Art reception'Mapping the Unknown'Thursday, Sept. 21, from 5 to 7 p.m., an exhibition of monotypes, oil paintings and collages by Susan Osgood. Mitchell Giddings Fine Arts, 183 Main St., Brattleboro. 802- 251-8290SUSAN OSGOODBRATTLEBORO — …

Concert: Youth Rock

Brattleboro Youth Rock Festival, Saturday, Sept. 23, 118 Elliot, Brattleboro. 18 youth rock bands and solo artists between 4:30 and 11 p.m. Tickets at brattrock.org. $10 adults /$8 studentsBrattleboro Youth Rock Festival announces 2017 line-up; …

Dance: The Freedom Project

Friday, Saturday, 7 p.m. NEYT, 100 Flat St., Brattleboro. Performance and dialogue on the issue of mass incarceration $10 at vermontperformancelab.org; $15 a door; sudents, $10 BRATTLEBORO — Using dance-theater to explore one of the most …

Author event: Cookbook

Author Tracey Medeiros signing "The Vermont Non-GMO Cookbook," Friday, Sept. 22, 5 to 7 p.m. Bartleby's Books, 17 West Main St., Wilmington. Reserve book at 802-464-5425WILMINGTON — Bartleby's Books will host a meet and greet signing event …

Theater: 'A Delicate Balance'

A staged reading of Edward Albee's play at Actors Theatre Playhouse this Saturday. Reservations 877-666-1855. Corner of Brook and Main, West Chesterfield, N.H. atplayhouse.orgCHESTERFIELD, N.H. — Actors Theatre Playhouse will pay tribute to …

Arts
Jerry Lewis comedies playing at the Latchis

BRATTLEBORO — Latchis Arts salutes the life and comedic legacy of the late Jerry Lewis with screenings of two films representing different aspects and eras of his career.On Saturday, Sept. 16, at 4 p.m., Latchis Arts will present "The King of …

'Celebrating People and Place' at the Latchis

BRATTLEBORO — Nationally-renowned singer/songwriter and Indigenous Rights Activist Lyla June, of Taos, N.M., will headline Brattleboro's new Fantastic Wantastiquet Festival in a gala keynote gathering at the Latchis Theatre at 2 p.m., on …

Lights, Camera, Auction benefit event

SAXTONS RIVER — An array of the work of local artists is on the auction block for Main Street Arts' Lights, Camera, Auction benefit event Saturday, Sept. 16. The live and silent auctions get underway at 5 p.m., with appetizers catered by …

Master works at the opera house

BELLOWS FALLS — RAMParts Presents, in partnership with Exhibition on Screen, brings "Rembrandt — Master Works" to the Bellows Falls Opera House on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 7 p.m. The 90-minute feature was filmed in London's National …

Auditions for the Nutcracker Ballet on Saturday

BRATTLEBORO — Brattleboro School of Dance and the Company of Muses not-for-profit fundraising organization announced they will be holding open auditions for this season's Nutcracker Ballet on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at …

Stand Up And Sing! with the River Singers

WESTMINSTER WEST — The River Singers Community Choir is embarking on its 26th year of multigenerational and multicultural community singing. Led by Mary Cay Brass, this 90-voice group sings a dynamic cornucopia of soulful, thrilling songs of …

Hays; prints added to Boston collection

BOSTON — Catharina Slautterback, Curator of Prints & Photographs at the Boston Athenaeum first saw Brattleboro artist William Hays' linocut prints in a gallery and took note. She then found out that a colleague had one of Hays' prints in …

Lord Buckley resurrects in Brattleboro to `Dig Infinity!'

BRATTLEBORO — Richard "Lord" Buckley was a 1940/'50s American proto-rapper, humorist and storyteller, known for transforming Bible stories, Shakespeare,classic myths and legends and history into one-of-a-kind beat monologues combining Black …

Author Victoria Redel speaks in literary series

PUTNEY —Next Stage Arts presents author Victoria Redel as part of its ongoing literary series, Next Stage Speaks, on Friday, Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. Redel is the author of three books of poetry and five books of fiction. Her new novel, "Before …

Building a Peaceable Community deadline for international adult submissions

NEW ORLEANS — Artists interested in Peace and Social Justice Issues are invited to submit their art to the Building a Peaceable Community International Open Art Invitational which is part of a 3-part, 3-week gallery event which will be hosted …

'Praising our World in Hard Times'

TOWNSHEND — Alan Steinberg and Fred Taylor will be offering a clay sculpture and writing retreat at the Empty Center of Townshend from Friday, Sept. 22, to Sunday, Sept. 24. This workshop explores the role of nature for the creative soul. We …

Draa Hobbs and John Stowell jazz up Guilford

GUILFORD — On Sunday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m., jazz guitarists, John Stowell and Draa Hobbs will be at Wendy's Jazz Soir e on Tater Lane in Guilford. Tickets are $15 to $20 sliding scale at the door. For more information and directions, contact …

St. Mary's in the Mountains presents classical fare

WILMINGTON — St. Mary's in the Mountains is offering a musical dessert to conclude the Deerfield Valley annual Wine & Harvest Festival's "Wine & Soup Stroll" on Friday, Sept. 22, with music starting at 7:30 p.m. After strolling the …

Made in Vermont Tour stopping in Brattleboro

BRATTLEBORO — As summer turns to fall, the Vermont Symphony Orchestra will cover the state from top to bottom for its Made in Vermont Statewide Tour. On Friday, Sept. 22, at 7:30 p.m. the orchestra will arrive in Brattleboro for the third day …

Community contra dances at the grange

DUMMERSTON — An evening of community contra dances will take place at the Evening Star Grange in Dummerston Center on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Andy Davis will be calling the dance. He will be joined by Flicker which features …

New Moon Circles continue at Putney Library

PUTNEY — Join professional astrologer Pam Ciampi to learn about the earthy sign of Virgo at the New Moon, part of Putney Library's ongoing New Moon Circle, on Monday, at 7 p.m.The group will hear everything there is to know about Virgo's gifts …

Jazz concert dedicated to Great American Songbook

WILMINGTON — The Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Jazz Concert series continues in downtown Wilmington's Historic Memorial Hall on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 8 p.m. with a program dedicated to the Great American Songbook. Saxophonist James `Ace' …

Building a Peaceable Community deadline for international adult submissions

NEW ORLEANS — Artists interested in Peace and Social Justice Issues are invited to submit their art to the Building a Peaceable Community International Open Art Invitational which is part of a 3-part, 3-week gallery event which will be hosted …

Chamber music workshops in Keene

Keene, N.H. — Monadnock Violin Studio is hosting a string chamber music workshop in Keene on Tuesday afternoons from Oct. 3 to Nov. 21. The workshop is open to string players with two or more years of experience playing their respective …

Entertainment calendar for Sept. 14 to 20

TodayWindham CountyMusicKevin Parry open mic: 7 to 10 p.m. Marina Restaurant, Putney Road, Brattleboro. Free. 802-257-7563. For information and to sign up, visit kevinparrymusic.com.Live music: 8 to 11 p.m. at Whetstone Station and Brewery, 36 …

Stone Church Center presents a tangle safari

BELLOWS FALLS — Join fellow explorers on a tangled art safari at 10 a.m., on Saturday, Sept 16. The focus of this design and drawing class will will be to find and draw patterns from our everyday environments. This three-hour Stone Church …

'A Night Of One Acts' open auditions

Keene, N.H. — Branch River Theatre will be holding open auditions on Sunday, Sept. 17, from 2 to 4 p.m., and Monday, Sept. 18, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., for "A Night Of One Acts." Nancy Stephens, Greg Pratt, Carrie Kidd and Lori Goldring will …

Spurlock at Sunday Sounds

BRATTLEBORO — 118 Elliot launched its weekly series of Sunday Sounds after an August hiatus. Participants are invited to engage in quiet contemplation while listening to intentional, one-hour performances by guest "sound artists" on Sundays, …

'Tangled Roots Rising' ceramic sculptures on exhibit

NEWFANE — "Tangled Roots Rising" is the title of Kathie Gatto-Gurney's new sculpture installation at the Crowell Gallery during the month of September. There is a reception Thursday, Sept. 7th, 5 to 7 p.m. These tangled branches and interwoven …

Wardsboro Curtain Call, Inc. presents Neptune's Car

WARDSBORO — From homeschooling lessons to live shows to recording sessions, that's the arc of the songwriting career of Holly Hanson. She and Steve Hayes are the acoustic folk duo Neptune's Car, and will perform Saturday, Sept. 16, at the …

Videos
New Civil War novel for children available in September

GRAFTON — The Grafton Historical Society is introducing another new children's book at the end of this month entitled "The Grafton Cavaliers." It features the adventures and episodes of the New England college boys who formed a cavalry unit in …

'A Night Of One Acts' open auditions

Keene, N.H. — Branch River Theatre will be holding open auditions on Sunday, Sept. 17, from 2 to 4 p.m., and Monday, Sept. 18, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., for "A Night Of One Acts." Nancy Stephens, Greg Pratt, Carrie Kidd and Lori Goldring will …

Fairy House Festival seeks volunteers

GRAFTON — On Saturday, Sept. 23, and Sunday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Nature Museum will present its Nineth Annual Fairy House Festival. This is a puckish annual tradition that inspires people of all ages to take a closer look at …

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