January 19, 2019

Events

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Thursday, Dec. 20

Lecture: The many meanings of maple

UVM’s Third Thursday lecture series presents: What is Maple? Dec. 20, 12 p.m. at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Michael Lange of Champlain College will explore what maple means for Vermont, and how those many meanings are woven tightly into the fabric of Vermont’s own identity. Details and directions at uvm.edu/eventscalendar.

 

 

Monday, Dec. 31

New Year’s Celebration

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra, the Flynn and Lyric Theatre are teaming up to provide a Broadway-style New Year’s celebration in Burlington. Dec. 31 at 7:30 p.m. at the Flynn Center for the performing arts. Visit vso.org for more information.

 

Folknight Richmond

Bring in the new year with folk music from Pete’s Posse, Young Tradition Vermont youth performers and an array of regional roots music acts. Folknight Richmond is a benefit for the Richmond Historical Society. The event begins at 7 p.m. at the Richmond Congregational Church, 20 Church Street, Richmond. Email folknghtrichmond@gmail.com or 434-3654 for more information.

 

Tuesday, Dec. 25

Seniors dinner delivery and sit-down meal

In collaboration with Age Well, Burlington School Food Project, Michelle Charron, Elks Lodge, Penny Cluse Café, and Temple Sinai among many others, HANDS (Helping and Nurturing Diverse Seniors) will both a delivered hot meal and a sitdown dinner this year on Christmas Day. The sit-down dinner is noon to 3 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 925 North Avenue in Burlington. Deliveries can be scheduled anywhere in Chittenden County by calling Age Well at 865-0360. Email handsvt@gmail.com for more information.

 

Saturday, Jan. 5

Twelfth Night Celebration

Essex Children’s Choir presents concerts at the St. Michael’s College Chapel, Jan. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Call 863-8151 or visit essexchildrenschoirofvermont.org for more information.

 

Sunday, Jan. 13

Historical Society quiz show

Stump the Chumps at this local history quiz show. Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. at the Bobbin Mill Apartments Community Room, 234 South Champlain St., in Burlington. The show has been revived this year and will feature a live audience and taping by CCTV Channel 17. Bring your questions and stories about bygone Chittenden County. Refreshments served following the presentation