Independence Day and other July events
Things to do starting July 4 around the Middlebury-Brandon-Rutland-Killington region
PEGTV, Rutland County’s public access television station, is hosting a free video workshop “Composition & Camerawork: Helpful Tips for Better Video”. The workshop will be held Thursday, July 2 from 6-7:30 p.m., at the PEGTV studios located in the Howe Center in Rutland on 1 Scale Avenue.
Officials of the Neshobe Golf Club in Brandon have announced a list of upcoming entertainment events.
The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival is scheduled for Aug. 27-30.
With local food shelves continuing to see high demand for their services, organizers from WJJR and Green Mountain Power today announced plans for the 2015 Pack the Paramount Food Drive.
Remember when general stores sold everything you could possibly need?
Longtime WCAX-TV journalist Marselis Parsons died May 26 after a battle with cancer. The 70-year-old Shelburne resident was a resident of Vermont Respite House in Williston at the time of his death.
On Sunday, June 14, at 2 p.m., Middlebury Community Music Center faculty members, students of all ages, and special guests will take to the stage at the Town Hall Theater to perform together with a spirit of collaboration that has been driving the community music center in its first year.
A concert of ceremonial music will recognize Vermont’s most talented organist and help kick-off this summer's celebration of the 150th birthday of historic Trinity Episcopal Church.
The Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh will open “The Farm: Drawings of Rowland Evans Robinson, 1850-1880”, a never-before-seen exhibition of drawings on Sunday, June 14.
At a May 12 meeting of the Middlebury Select Board, member Nick Artim reviewed the minutes from the April 28 Recreation Facility Construction Meeting and the May 5 Town Offices Construction meeting.
The Sheldon Museum in Middlebury presents the exhibit “Warren Kimble All-American Artist: An Eclectic Retrospective”, on view now through Oct. 18.
On Tuesday, June 2, 5-7 p.m., the Vermont Book Shop in downtown Middlebury will host Vicki Hoefle, professional parent educator and author. Hoefle will discuss her new book, “The Straight Talk on Parenting: A No-Nonsense Approach on How to Grow a Grown-Up”.
Rutland Youth Theatre will present Disney’s “Mulan, Jr., the Musical”, May 15-17, at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Rutland. The stage version is based on the 1998 Disney film “Mulan” and the story “Fa Mulan” by Robert D. San Souci.
More than a century after he first appeared on the big screen, Charlie Chaplin’s “Little Tramp” character remains an international symbol for hilarity recognized around the world.