April 20, 2018

Events

EEE spring lecture series
Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington Vermont
04/20/2018, 2:00 am - 3:00 am

February 2, "Musical Genesis, Part 1 - A Universe of Sound: Explore the Origins of Sound and Music Going All...

Single Adults' Volleyball/Game/Lasagna Dinner Night
Essex Alliance Church Community Center, Essex Jct. Vermont
04/20/2018, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Single Adults' Volleyball/Game/Lasagna Dinner Night, Friday, April 20, 6 pm at the Essex Alliance Church Community Center.  Suggested donation $5. ...

Jukebox: A Warehouse Chamber Music Project
ArtsRiot, Burlington VT
04/20/2018, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Brooke Quiggins, John Dunlop, and Mary Jane Austin bring our first-ever piano trio to Jukebox for an evening that promises...

ReSOURCE Williston Grand Opening Event
ReSOURCE Williston Store, Williston Vermont (VT)
04/21/2018, 9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Join in the fun and find that "can't live without" whatnot among ReSOURCE's gently-used household goods and building materials. Enjoy...

Greater Burlington Garden Club Presentation
Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington Vermont
04/24/2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The Greater Burlington Garden Club presents Floral Arrangement with Art. This event is free and open to the public.

Bike commuter workshop

7-8 p.m.

Thursday, April 19

Deborah Rawson Memorial Library, Jericho

 

Join Local Motion’s workshop leader and daily bike commuter, Peter

Burns, to get ready for a year of riding your bike. Learn what gear you need (and don’t need) to stay safe and comfortable; how to make sure your bike is in good shape for commuting; how to map out a route that fits your available time and comfort level; how to “read” the street and ride safely under a range of conditions. Discounted gear will be available for purchase, and refreshments will be served. Contact ross@localmotion.org for more information.

 

‘The Dixie Swim Club’ production

7:30 p.m.

April 19-21

Shelburne Town Center, 5420 Shelburne Road

These are the last three performances of the Shelburne Players’ spring comedy “The Dixie Swim Club” by Jones Hope Wooten. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased in advance at Shelburne Market or reserved at www.shelburneplayers.com or call 343-2602.

 

Singles night

6-8:30 p.m.

Friday, April 20

Essex Alliance Church, 37 Old Stage Road, Essex

Single adults meet for volleyball, games and lasagna. Suggested donation $5. To RSVP and for more information contact Ginny at (802) 879-2518.

 

ReSource Grand Opening

9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 21

329 Harvest Lane, Williston

Join in the fun and find that can’t-live-without item among ReSource’s gently-used household goods and building materials. Enjoy food, music and don’t miss the raffle drawing to win a hand-made 13-foot wooden kayak.

 

 

Model train open house

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, April 21

Pinewood Plaza, 57 River Road, Suite 1011, Essex

 

The Northwest Vermont Model Railroad Association will host an open house showcase their large layout model railroad depicting Vermont. There also will be used model trains and accessories available for sale. Admission is free; donations are welcome.  Contact Mike O’Connor at (802) 879-8616 or greenspace@att.net or visit nwvrailroad.org for more information.

 

Mahler’s Symphony performance

7 p.m.

Saturday, April 21

Elly-Long Music Center, Fort Ethan Avenue, Colchester

 

 

The Green Mountain Mahler Festival combines forces with the Burlington Civic Symphony and the South Burlington Community Chorus, with additional musicians from the Champlain Philharmonic Orchestra, for two performances of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 The Resurrection.

 

 

Chittenden County Historical Society

2 p.m.

Sunday, April 22

Brownell Library, Essex Junction

Historian Tim Jerman delivers a presentation on late-19th century Essex Junction with photographer W. C. Sawyer’s photo collection.

 

 

Gospel choir concert

4 p.m.

Sunday, April 22

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Route 15, Jericho

 

Montpelier Community Gospel Choir sings rousing, rocking, foot-stomping inspirational Gospel music. Admission by donation. Parking is free and the church is ADA accessible.  For more information, contact 802-778-0881 or visit vtgospel.com.

 

 

Women’s Business Owners Network conference

9 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 24

Hampton Inn, 42 Lower Mountain View Drive, Colchester

 

 

The WBON 2018 Spring Conference features the founders of Mamava, Inc., who will share the hilarious and harrowing experiences they encounter as their business rapidly expands. You will also have the opportunity to network and attend discussions and workshops focused on strategies for growth and implementing systems to help your business succeed. Contact Jill Davies at director@wbon.org or (802) 503-0219 for more information.

 

 

Garden club gathering

1-2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 24

Faith United Methodist Church, 899 Dorset Street, South Burlington

 

The Greater Burlington Garden Club presents Floral Arrangement with Art. This event is free and open to the public.

 

 

Butterflies for birders

6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 25

Richmond Free Library, Bridge Street, Richmond

 

 

In this program, Bryan Pfeiffer of the Green Mountain Audubon Society will bring you the skills you need for discovering and enjoying butterflies (with a brief detour to moths). This program is free and open to the public.