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Robin’s Nest Nature Playgroup (Winter Session)

North Branch Nature Center 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

Robin’s Nest Nature Playgroup is a free activity for families to gather, learn, and play in nature. For children ages 0-5 with parent or caregiver. Free (donations welcome). Registration not required. For more information, visit https://northbranchnaturecenter.org/robins-nest-play-group/.

Free

Artist: John Anderson presents “What’s the Big Idea?”

Mad River Valley Arts 5031 Main Street, #2 Village Square, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Mad River Valley Arts is honored to present award winning Valley architect and artist John Anderson in ‘What’s the Big Idea?’ this coming January 11 until February 29, 2024. Also held at the gallery on February 22, at 5pm, Anderson will give Vermont communities a talk about his life’s architectural work and creative practice. Science, […]

Free

Prospective Student Info Session at Vermont Law and Graduate School

Vermont Law and Graduate School 164 Chelsea St, Oakes 109, South Royalton, VT, United States

Experience a day in the life of a Vermont Law and Graduate School student! Sit in on a class, tour campus, meet current students, and connect with deans, staff, and faculty.

Ceremonial Stone Circles Past and Present

All Together Now! Community Arts Center 170 Cherry Tree Hill Road, East Montpelier, VT, United States

Fearn Lickfield is teacher, administrator, director and Chief of the Green Mountain Druid School and Order. Iain MacHarg is a teacher and leader of the Catamount Pipe Band and the director of the Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts. Join them in a community building event to explore, share stories and experiences around ceremonial stone structures […]

Free

Cribbage Tournament

Twin Valley Senior Center 4853 Route 2, East Montpelier, VT

Registration is at 9 a.m., play starts at 10 a.m. Singles play six games against six different opponents. The top six players compete for prize money. There will be a consolation round for those not qualifying in the main tournament. Cards and boards will be furnished, 24 hand pool and a 50/50 raffle. Morning refreshments […]

$30.00

Feel The Spirit Gospel Concerts

Unitarian Church of Montpelier 130 Main Street, Montpelier, United States

The Montpelier Community Gospel Choir's Second Annual Black History Month Concerts ~ FEEL THE SPIRIT! ~ are this Saturday, February 24 at 7 PM (livestream available), and Sunday, February 25 at 4 PM (reception to follow). We will be performing at the Unitarian Church of Montpelier (130 Main Street). We're celebrating our 30th Anniversary this […]

Free – $40

VANISH – Disappearing Icons of a Rural America

Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center 122 Hourglass Dr, Stowe, VT, United States

A remarkable story of past and present, Vanish chronicles the adventures of fine art photographer, Jim Westphalen, as he travels across the country seeking out and creating stunning imagery of America’s disappearing rural structures. Equal parts art, history and seat-of-the-pants storm chasing, Westphalen captures the extraordinary beauty of aging barns, one room schoolhouses, grain elevators, […]

$25

The Pitt Crew in Adamant

Adamant Community Club Martin Rd., Adamant, VT

The Pitt Crew (Andy Pitt, Lee Blackwell, Paul Miller, Rob Halpert, Jess O'Brien) will play blues and soul standards from the 60s and 70s.

$15

Wildlife Tracking Club

North Branch Nature Center 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

Explore with NBNC naturalists and fellow nature lovers in search of wildlife tracks and sign every Sunday morning in February. This casual weekly outing is a great way to learn or brush up on track and trail identification in a community of curious trackers of all experience levels. NBNC is a wildlife corridor regularly traveled […]

Free

Barre’s Best Chili Cookoff

Barre UU Church 19 Church Street, Barre, VT, United States

Do you have the recipe for Central Vermont’s best chili? Come and let people find out! Participants can taste and vote on the best dish. Entrance is free but donations for the church will be accepted. Cooks must pre-register. To register or find out more about this fun and delicious community event, email barreuu@gmail.com.

District 1 City Council Forum

Montpelier City Hall 39 Main St, Montpelier, VT

Montpelier Rotary Club will host a City Council District 1 forum facilitated by Cassandra Hemenway, Editor in Chief of The Bridge, featuring Donna Bate, Nat Frothingham and Adrienne Gil.

Free

A Community Forum On The Inclusion Of The Roxbury Village School In The Proposed School Budget

Kellogg-Hubbard Library 135 Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

The Roxbury Village school is a $1,500,000 line item for 35 students. It is presently included in the proposed Montpelier Roxbury school budget. Board Chair Jim Murphy will speak in support of this expenditure because of the school's importance to the Roxbury community. Richard Sheir will speak to removing the line item, having Roxbury students […]

Free

Virtual Roundtable: Collections Conundrums

Vermont Historical Society 60 Washington Street, Barre, VT, United States

Join the Vermont Historical Society and our League of Local Historical Societies & Museums (LLHSM) for online lunchtime discussions this Winter. We’ll be exploring a variety of topics, with an emphasis on best practices and information to help address expected challenges and opportunities in 2024. Bring your questions, experience, and sandwich to the Zoom room. […]

Central Vermont OLLI and the Solar Eclipse

Montpelier Senior Activity Center 58 Barre St, Montpelier, VT, United States

Jack St. Louis, president of the Vermont Astronomical Society, will explain why eclipses occur, the interactions with the sun, what to expect, and how to view the eclipse safely. Registration is $8 per program, and can be completed online or by mail. For more information, visit learn.uvm.edu/olli/centralvt or call 802-223-5886.

The 2024 Farmers Night Presents: Afro-Pop group A2VT

Vermont State House , United States

The cutting-edge Afro-Pop group A2VT synthesizes their native African musical and dance roots with Western Pop, World Beat and Hip-Hop sensibilities, representing Somalia, Congo, Tanzania and Burundi. A2VT’s songs are performed in eight unique languages, reflecting the journey from Africa to America, and celebrate the musical collision of two continents. This vibrant group creates an […]

Free

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

Lost Nation Theater 39 Main Street, Montpelier, VT, United States

CS Lewis' classic story of mystical adventure during WWII, gets a modern twist in this dance theater presentation, adapted by Kim Bent, while retaining the spirit of the original. Love, forgiveness, journeys of self-discovery, and dance are at the forefront of this fun 40-minute, wonderfully imaginative, ensemble-oriented staging- complete with live music & singing. (The […]

$5 – $15

Pie to the Rescue.

Church of the Good Shepherd, Barre 39 Washington Street, Barre, VT, United States

Pie, pie! Me oh my! The Church of the Good Shepherd, those people who are famous for fun and delicious themed dinners, are at it again! This time they are putting together a farm-to-table dinner to benefit flood relief efforts in Central Vermont. Here are the details: Take-out meals will be available for pick-up between […]

$20

Michael Arnowitt Piano Concert

Christ Episcopal Church 64 State St, Montpelier, VT, United States

Michael Arnowitt returns to Vermont to perform a classical piano concert. This program features Beethoven's last piano sonata no. 32, selections from Stravinsky’s Petrushka, the Ukrainian composer Victoria Poleva’s 2019 “Ischia Island,” and piano pieces by Arthur Lourié, Ligeti, Bach, and Brahms. Admission $25 adults, students 18 or younger free, online at MAPiano.eventbrite.com or at […]

$25

Contra Dance at the Grange

Capital City Grange 6612 Vermont Route 12, Montpelier, VT, United States

Montpelier Contra Dance with Nils Fredland calling and tunes by Rose Jackson, Oliver Scanlon & Yann Falquet. Beginners, singles, and all ages are welcome; all dances are taught. Gender neutral role terms. Newcomers lesson 7:40 pm. Dancing 8-11pm. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes. Masks optional. $12 adults, $5 kids/low-income, $20 dance supporters. Questions? 802-225-8921 or […]

$5 – $20

Danú – Celebration Series

Barre Opera House 6 N. Main Street, Barre, VT, United States

Hailing from Counties Waterford, Cork, Dublin and Donegal in Ireland, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. For over 2 decades Danú's virtuosi players on flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion, bouzouki, and vocals (Irish and English) have delighted audiences worldwide. Winners of numerous awards from the BBC and Irish Music […]

$28 – $42