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Send your calendar listings to calendar@montpelierbridge.com.

 

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

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< 2018 >
January 02 - January 05
  • 02
    02.January.Tuesday

    Being Mortal Film Screening and Discussion

    18:30-20:30
    2018/01/02
    58 Barre St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    58 Barre St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA

    Tuesday, January 2, 6:30-8:30pm

    Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier, 223-2518

    Free and open to the public

    Make it a new year’s resolution! Join End-of-Life Specialist Michelle Acciavatti and fellow community members as we gather to screen “Being Mortal,” a PBS Frontline production. The film explores the intersection of life, death, medicine and what matters in the end. Michelle, founder of Ending Well, specializing in advance planning and more, will encourage conversation that will empower participants identify the values that matter most to them when it comes to living, and dying, well. Part of MSAC’s End of Life Program Series.

    MFA in Writing Winter 2018 Residency Public Readings

    19:30
    2018/01/02
    36 College St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    36 College St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    MFA in Writing Winter 2018 Residency
    Visiting writers for the Winter 2018 residency include a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, a bestselling novelist, an award-winning fiction writer from Puerto Rico, and a nonfiction writer who graduated from the MFA in Writing program.
    Public Readings Schedule:
    • December 29, 8 p.m.: Visiting Poet Tyehimba Jess
    • January 1, 7:30 p.m.: Visiting Fiction Writer Alexander Chee
    • January 2, 7 p.m.: Visiting Fiction/Creative Nonfiction Writer Tere Dávila
    • January 3, 7 p.m.: Visiting Alumna Creative Nonfiction Writer Lauren Markham
  • 03
    03.January.Wednesday

    Music Together ~FREE Family Music and Movement Class

    10:30-11:30
    2018/01/03
    122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA
    122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA

    Wednesday, January 3 from 10:30 to 11:30

    Nurture your child’s music competency in a relaxed, playful setting. For families with newborns through age 5+. More information is available:  www.music together.com.  Taught by Ellen Leonard. 223-1242

    Jaquith Public Library, School St., Marshfield

    For info: 802-426-3581 or visit our website: www.jaquithpubliclibrary.org

    Journaling Through Grief Begins

    16:00-17:30
    2018/01/03
    600 Granger Rd, Barre, VT 05641, USA
    600 Granger Rd, Barre, VT 05641, USA

    Jan. 3 to Feb. 21, 4 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

    This is an 8-week focused support group utilizing Understanding Your Grief, book and journal, by Dr. Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D.

    Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Road, Barre

    For more information and to register, contact Diana Moore, 802 224-2241 or dmoore@cvhhh.org Pre-registration is required by December 7.

    Participants must purchase their own books.

    Lessons Learned from the Holocaust for Today’s World

    19:00
    2018/01/03
    135 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    135 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA

    Jan. 3, 7 p.m.

    The UN High Commission for refugees calculates that there are more people forced from their homes and on the move today than following the disruptions of WWII and the Holocaust. Holocaust scholar and Dartmouth professor Irene Kacandes offers seven lessons she has learned from studying the Holocaust and considers how we can apply them to day’s crises. This First Wednesdays program is sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council and hosted by the Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

    Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier
    223-3338

    Vermont Film Series

    19:00
    2018/01/03
    122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA
    122 School St, Marshfield, VT 05658, USA

    First Wednesdays at 7 pm 

     January 3 –  

    (1983) Adapted from the Robert Cormier novel, this film follows the life of a young boy whose happy, if somewhat unusual life with his friends and family gradually starts to unravel until the truth of his situation is finally revealed.  Directed by Robert Jiras, starring Robert MacNaughton, Hope Lange, Don Murray and Robert Wagner.  Rated PG.

    Jaquith Public Library, School St., Marshfield

    For info: 802-426-3581 or visit our website: www.jaquithpubliclibrary.org

    MFA in Writing Winter 2018 Residency Public Readings

    19:30
    2018/01/03
    36 College St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    36 College St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    MFA in Writing Winter 2018 Residency
    Visiting writers for the Winter 2018 residency include a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, a bestselling novelist, an award-winning fiction writer from Puerto Rico, and a nonfiction writer who graduated from the MFA in Writing program.
    Public Readings Schedule:
    • December 29, 8 p.m.: Visiting Poet Tyehimba Jess
    • January 1, 7:30 p.m.: Visiting Fiction Writer Alexander Chee
    • January 2, 7 p.m.: Visiting Fiction/Creative Nonfiction Writer Tere Dávila
    • January 3, 7 p.m.: Visiting Alumna Creative Nonfiction Writer Lauren Markham
  • 04
    04.January.Thursday

    Green Smoothies with a Twist

    18:00-19:00
    2018/01/04
    623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA

     Thursday, January 4 6:00-7:00pm

    with Linda Mahns, MA

    Amp up your green smoothies with essential oils and herbs to bring you back to health this winter. Join Linda Mahns for fun with greens! $8 members/$10 nonmembers

    Email your contact information to info@hungermountain.coop 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 Book of Resting Places with Thomas Mira Y Lopez

    19:00
    2018/01/04
    135 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA
    135 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602, USA

    Jan. 4, 7 p.m.

    In the aftermath of his father’s untimely death and his family’s indecision over what to do with the remains, Thomas Mira y Lopez became obsessed with the type and variety of places where we lay the dead to rest. The result is a singular collection of essays that weaves together history, mythology, journalism, and personal narrative into the author’s search for a place to process grief. Bear Pond Books will sell books at this event.

    Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier
    802-223-3338

  • 05
    05.January.Friday
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