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Free Tax Preparation

Capstone Community Action 20 Gable Place, Barre

Capstone Community Tax is taking appointments for free tax preparation at their offices in Barre, Randolph, Morrisville and Waitsfield. IRS Certified volunteers will help prepare both federal and state taxes. For information and appointments call 802-477-5148.

Joyce Kahn: Mexico Paintings

Westview Meadows 171 Westview Meadows Road, Montpelier

An exhibit of 14 pastel paintings, primarily painted en plein air, inspired by a trip to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Best time to visit is morning and early afternoon. 

Free

Call for Short Scripts

he Vermont Playwrights Circle seeks ten-minute plays by Vermonters for their 16th annual TenFest. This year's theme: Freedom & Unity. Shows in August at The Valley Players in Waitsfield. Deadline to submit, April 1 by Midnight. All Scripts Judged Anonymously. Any experience, gender, age writer are welcomed. For submission guidelines, visit https://www.vtplays.com/#TenFest.

Free

Flower and Forest: Watercolors by Susan Wahlrab

Vermont State House

Exhibiting at the Vermont State House Cafeteria: Flower & Forest: Watercolors by Susan Wahlrab. On view  Mondays through Fridays,  8 a.m. to 4 p.m. through March 1. Wahlrab creates exquisitely detailed watercolor paintings on ceramic-surfaced wood panels. The Calais artist’s floral and woodland themes are filled with intricately layered color fields that are a delight […]

FREE

Exhibit: Wayne F. Burke

Espresso Bueno 248 North Main Street, Barre

Photo collage, pen and ink drawings, and acrylic paintings on paper; abstract and realistic.

Free
Ongoing

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

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

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

Community Art Class

T.W. Wood Gallery 46 Barre St., Montpelier

 Join artist Fiona Sullivan in a three day intensive. Push your comfort level with art making and explore different artist mediums including writing, gesture drawing and painting. Each class will begin with twenty minutes of free writing and mark making followed by class activities and time to work on your own creation. Please contact the […]

Central Vermont OLLI: Robinson Family and Anti-Slavery Advocacy

Montpelier Senior Activity Center 58 Barre St, Montpelier

Dr. Lindsay Varner, Executive Director of the Rokeby Museum, will speak on the Robinson Family and Anti-Slavery Advocacy February 21, 1:30-3pm, for Central Vermont OLLI at the Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre St. Dr. Varner will speak on the 19th century abolitionist movement in Vermont, Rokeby’s place on the underground railroad and the work […]

Writers for Recovery: Bearing Witness, Sharing Stories, and Helping People Heal

Kellogg-Hubbard Library 135 Main Street, Montpelier

Founded in 2014, Vermont’s Writers for Recovery (WFR) offers a unique outlet for people with substance use disorder to share their stories and heal. The workshops focus on seven-minute prompts that help people find their voices and share their stories. In this participatory workshop, WFR co-founder Gary Miller will take you through our process of […]

Free

Laugh Local VT Comedy Open Mic

The Den 110 Business Center Road, Williamstown

Central Vermont's newest comedy open mic. Please support local comedy by performing or watching. This event is open to the general public. Signups @ 7:00pm. Show @ 7:30 pm. Free but donations kindly accepted. For more information call Bob at 802-793-3884.

Free