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Call for Poems: PoemCity 2018
The Kellogg-Hubbard Library invites Vermont poets–professional or amateur–to submit their original poems for PoemCity 2018, a city-wide event that displays poetry on local business storefronts as a way to celebrate National Poetry Month. Chosen poems will appear throughout the downtown Montpelier for the month of April 2018.
1. Deadline: February 1, 2018
2. Please send 1 to 3 poems as MS Word attachments.
Poems must be submitted as separate documents but in one account.
3. Each poem must not exceed 24 lines.
Visit kellogghubbardlibrary.submittable.com to submit your poem.
Winter Book Sale at Kellogg-Hubbard Library
The best selection of books for yourself or to give as gifts. Books are arranged by category. Hard covers are $2, soft covers are $1 and mass market paperbacks are 50 cents. This sale continues until January 20, 2018. Open during library hours.
Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier
Montpelier High School Sports Schedule
Walk-Through Wednesdays at Orchard Valley2290 VT-14, East Montpelier, VT 05651, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/walk-through-wednesdays-at-orchard-valley-3/2290 VT-14, East Montpelier, VT 05651, USA
Wednesday, December 6, Orchard Valley Waldorf School, East Montpelier campus.
Join us one Wednesday of each month for an introductory visit to the OVWS grades school (8:30-9:30am) and our mixed-age kindergarten and Farm & Forest classes (9:30-10:30am) on our East Montpelier campus. Campus tour and Q&A time during each.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 456-7400 with questions. Please register by noon the day prior to the Walk-Through Wednesday!
Grief and Bereavement Support Group600 Granger Rd, Barre, VT 05641, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/grief-and-bereavement-support-group-2-2-2-2-2-2/600 Granger Rd, Barre, VT 05641, USA
The Bereavement/Grief Support Group is open to anyone who hasexperienced the death of a loved one. There is no fee.
The group focuses on learning together about coping with grief, with the intention of receiving and offering support. The group is informal and includes sharing of personal grief experiences. Each session is accompanied by relevant handouts, books and videos that can be borrowed for review at home.
Wednesday Mornings (10:00 am to 11:30 am)
- September 13
- September 27
- October 11
- October 25
- November 8
- November 22
- December 6
- December 20
CVHHH, 600 Granger Rd., Barre
If you have questions about these support groups, contact Diana Moore at 223-1878.
Rick Winston presents Contemporary Iran in the Films of Asghar Farhadi28 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/rick-winston-presents-contemporary-iran-in-the-films-of-asghar-farhadi-2/28 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
These provocative films present a microcosm of modern Iran and the inevitable complications that arise, especially when interactions cross class and gender differences.
Savoy Theater, Montpelier
December 6 : About Elly
Released in 2009, this revelation of human nature demonstrates how we complicate our lives with our daily manipulations.
An Osher Lifelong Learning Program event
Fall Science Speaker Series Set at Johnson State: Kent McFarland337 College Hill Rd, Johnson, VT 05656, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/fall-science-speaker-series-set-at-johnson-state-kent-mcfarland/337 College Hill Rd, Johnson, VT 05656, USA
Kent McFarland, Vermont Center for Ecostudies, natural history and conservation of Vermont butterflies
All talks, free and open to the public, will be 4-5:15 p.m. in Room 207 Bentley Hall.
For more information, visit http://jsc.edu/EHSseminars.
The Power is in Your Hands623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, VT 05602, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/the-power-is-in-your-hands-2/623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
Wednesday, December 6 5:30-7:30pm
with Frances McManus, certified Reflexologist and Yoga Instructor
You will be shown hand yoga postures (Mudras) to help strengthen and open lungs. Some background will be shared on the hands by Frances who has been a hand and foot Reflexologist for 18 years and teacher of yoga for 30 years. $10 members/$12 nonmembers
Email your contact information to email@example.com to RSVP. All workshops are held in the Hunger Mountain Co-op community room unless otherwise noted with access to a freight elevator upon request. Some workshops may be recorded by ORCA media.
The Wonderful World of Bats with Jerry Schneider122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/the-wonderful-world-of-bats-with-jerry-schneider/122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA
Wednesday, December 6 at 6:45 p.m.
This interactive talk with slides helps people move beyond old stereotypes to an understanding of the importance of bats for farmers, fruit growers, the rain forest, and us. We will learn about bats in our attics, vampire bats, bat eyesight, echolocation, migration and hibernation. We will create bat tee shirts using a combination of fabric dye sprays, and bat cut outs. You can bring your own tee shirt or buy one for $4.
Jaquith Public Library, School St., Marshfield
Hamilton: The Man and the Musical130 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USAhttp://www.montpelierbridge.com/event/hamilton-the-man-and-the-musical/130 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
Dec. 6, 7 p.m.
Presidential biographer Willard Sterne Randall will discuss how the life of Alexander Hamilton inspired a major Broadway musical. From his birth in the Caribbean to death in a duel, Alexander Hamilton’s life was part romance, part tragedy—and the inspiration for the blockbuster Broadway musical. Randall will discuss the man and the musical, with excerpts from its score.
This program is part of the Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays lecture series, hosted by the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.
130 Main St.
Montpelier, VT 05602