Apr
1
Wed
2015
Friday Morning Computer Tutor, One-on-One Basics
Apr 1 all-day

Computer Tutor – One-on-one basic computer instruction at the Weathersfield Proctor Library on Friday mornings.
For more information please call 802-674-2863 or visit www.weathersfieldproctorlibrary.org

Story Time, Quechee @ Quechee Library
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Wed., Aug. 14, 10 a.m.:  Story time at the Quechee Library.

Preschool Storytime @ Windsor Public Library Children's Room
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for stories, songs, and crafts. For ages 0 – 5 with parent or caregiver.

Pre-School Storytime
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Preschool Storytime with Jordan on Wednesday mornings at 11:00 am from January 21 – May 27, 2015 at the Weathersfield Proctor Library. Stories, fun and a simple craft.

Woodstock Design Review Board Meeting @ Town Hall Conference Room
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The Design Review Board reviews all applications requiring Design Review within the Village of Woodstock

GUY BURLAGE, live music
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for Tavern Nights every Wednesday night starting at 5pm with Live Music, cocktails, beer, wine and a light fare tavern menu. 802-457-7052.

Reading Elementary PTO Meeting @ Reading Elementary School Library
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Reading Elementary PTO meets the 1st Wednesday every month at the school library.

Adult Creative Writing Group Meets
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Adult Creative Writing Group Meetings
Adult Creative Writing Group. First and third Wednesdays monthly, 7- 8:30 p.m. (February 6 and 20.) No previous writing experience necessary. Fiction writers, nonfiction writers, poets, playwrights… All are welcome! Focus on writing together, support for each other. Please call Barbara with questions at 802-674-2556 or email barbara@windsorlibrary.org.

Open Mic w/JIM YEAGER – Hartland 4 Corners
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Come to Skunk Hollow Tavern and connect with musicians and music lovers from all over the upper valley. Wonderful food and a great vibe. Hosted by Jim Yeager.

Apr
2
Thu
2015
Free Writing Group @ Reading Public Library
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Free Writing Group At Public Library
The Reading Public Library is sponsoring a free writing group, which meets at the library each Thursday at 10 a.m. Writers of all abilities and levels are welcome. Talk about and share your work and get feedback from others who are working on projects of their own. The program will be ongoing; come each week or drop in whenever you like. For more information, call Libbet Downs at 484-0027 or call the library at 484-5588. No registration is required.

Preschool Storytime
Apr 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Preschool story hour takes place every Thursday morning at 10:30. All are welcome for stories, poems, songs, finger-plays and a seasonal craft.

Bone Builders Classes
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bone Builders Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays, now at 3-4 p.m. Adults of all ages are welcome to this free exercise program, developed at Tufts University. Call 457-3277
Please visit www.thompsonseniorcenter.org for details on all Thompson classes, programs, trips, and events.

Open Mic with ANTHONY FUNARI – Quechee
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm – Apr 3 @ 12:00 am

Come on over to the new CJ’s – located above the Quechee diner. The burgers are great and the music is even better! Hosted by Anthony Funari of The Wheelers.

Apr
3
Fri
2015
Spring Crafts & Puppert Story
Apr 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am

Free and Open to the Public: Early childhood teachers will guide you and your child in a simple spring craft and close the morning with a short puppet story. The craft is geared toward children 3 – 6 years of age but if you would like to attend with your younger child, all are welcome! Registration requested but not required.
Friday, April 3, 9:30 – 10:45 a.m., Roberts House, Upper Valley Waldorf School, Quechee, Vermont. Visit uvws.org for more information. Contact: loriparent@uvws.org, 802-296-2496 ext.11.

Open Art Studio
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come in and use the studio spaces for your personal creativity.
ages: Adults and 16+

Do you have a hankering to create art, but don’t have the space or want the mess in your living room? Come on over and enjoy the new studios in the ArtisTree barn. Beautiful, light, large and open workspaces with the quiet and solitude of working away from home. This is an unstructured, uninstructed work time. Please bring personal project ideas and materials and feel free to create!

Fridays, 10am-1pm, January 16th – May 29th

$5 suggested donation, Instructor Finnie Trimpi
no class February 20th or April 17th

Artist’s Reception: Zollikofer Gallery
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

New Exhibit by Matthew Wolf, Mar 20- May 20, 2015
titled “Enamel Works of Matthew Wolf”

The Artist’s reception is First Friday, Apr 3rd from 5 – 7 pm.
This reception is for friends and supporters of the arts. Stop in, call 802 295 3118 or visit hotelcoolidge.com/facebook

MUD (season) Opening Art Reception
Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

MUD (season) Exhibit, Opening Reception Friday April 3rd, 5:30-7:30pm. ArtisTree Gallery invites you to join us for a celebration of our most cautiously optimistic season. Area artists will exhibit a variety of works. Some anticipating the warmth and color to come, others reflecting the familiar spare landscape of recent memory, but also those works inspired by wallowing and playing in the here and the now and the MUD..

Exhibit dates: April 3rd – May 2nd.
For more information go to www.artistreevt.org/gallery

The Piazzolla Project (Quartet) Performs
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Piazzolla Project, Friday April 3rd, 7-9pm. The quartet explores the diverse sounds of Argentinean composer Astor Piazzolla’s “Nuevo Tango” from every possible angle that the unique combinations of their four instruments allow. $20 suggested donation, Cash Bar. For more information go to www.artistreevt.org/music.

Pentangle Movie: Still Alice (PG-13)
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:10 pm

Tickets: $8.00 Adults | $7.00 Seniors | $6.00 Students
*Movie tickets are sold at the door, cash or check only.*

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring.(C) Sony Classics

Starring Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth and Alec Baldwin

Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Run Time: 1 hr. 39 min.

Apr
4
Sat
2015
Baby Animal Day
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Baby Animal Day on Saturday, April 4th, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The event will feature family-centered programs with the farm’s calves, lambs, chicks, and ducklings; also horse-drawn wagon rides and heirloom seeds and children’s craft activities.
Get up close with the farm’s baby animals and learn about their care, diet, and growth from the farm staff. Craft activities including making pom-pom chicks and lamb handprints will be available for children.
Start planning your garden, learn about the importance of heirloom seeds, and select a few varieties from the Billings Farm to plant at home.
Admission includes all programs and activities, the farm life exhibits, 1890 Farm House, plus the working dairy farm and horse-drawn wagon rides. For additional information, contact the museum: 802/457-2355 or www.billingsfarm.org.

Pancake Breakfast & Egg Hunt
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

There will be a Pancake Breakfast and Egg Hunt at the Barnard General Store on Saturday, April 4th (the day before Easter). Pancakes will be served from 10-11am and the egg hunt (inside the store) will follow right after. This was a huge hit with the kids last year. We hope to see you there!

G LAX @Rice
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
V BLAX vs Middlebury
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pruning, Budding & Grafting Fruit Trees: A Workshop
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Pruning, Budding & Grafting Fruit Trees: A Workshop by Mike Hebb

Date & Time: Saturday, April 4, 2015, 1:00-4:00pm

Location:
Justin Morrill Homestead, Education Center
214 Morrill Memorial Highway
Strafford, VT 05072

Event Description: Mike Hebb demonstrates the basics of pruning apple trees for esthetics, health, longevity, better fruit, ease of harvesting and management, including correct pruning cuts and tools. Hebb’s workshop also shows how grafting can be used to control many of the characteristics of growing trees, including size, timing of maturity and fruiting, disease resistance, drought resistance and fruit varieties. He’ll cover cultivars, asexual propagation, whip grafts, nurse grafts, bark grafts, cleft grafts, bridge grafts, top working, inarching, brace graft, graft compatibility and reference material. Participants will practice the mechanics of grafting in the workshop and discuss after-care. A materials list will be sent to each registrant. The Justin Morrill Homestead is a State-Owned Historic Site.

Fee: $20.00
To register:
• by phone: 802-765-4288
• by email: director@morrillhomestead.org
Website: www.morrillhomestead.org

Woodstock Film Series: Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven’s Final Symphony
Apr 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

APRIL 4 • 3:00 pm

Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven’s Final Symphony
(USA, 2013, 90 min.)

Part road trip, part adventure story, Following the Ninth is an inspirational film about Beethoven’s Ninth Choral Symphony. Filmed on five continents and in 12 countries during turbulent periods in history, Following the Ninth is the story of lives transformed and repaired by this magnificent music.

The Woodstock Film Series, October 2014 – April 2015 presents 15 award-winning films screened in HD digital projection and Dolby surround-sound at the Billings Farm & Museum Theater on Route 12 in Woodstock, Vermont. 1/2 Mile north of Woodstock Village.

Tickets on sale at www.billingsfarm.org/filmfest or call 802-457-2355

Pentangle Movie: Still Alice (PG-13)
Apr 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:10 pm

Tickets: $8.00 Adults | $7.00 Seniors | $6.00 Students
*Movie tickets are sold at the door, cash or check only.*

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring.(C) Sony Classics

Starring Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth and Alec Baldwin

Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Run Time: 1 hr. 39 min.

Apr
5
Sun
2015
Mount Ascutney Hospital Auxiliary Easter Bake Sale
Apr 5 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Mount Ascutney Hospital Auxiliary Easter Bake Sale
Windsor House, Main St., Windsor – The Mount Ascutney Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Easter Bake Sale at the Windsor House on Saturday, April 4, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Pies, rolls, cakes, cookies and other delicious baked goods.

Pentangle Movie: Still Alice (PG-13)
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:10 pm

Tickets: $8.00 Adults | $7.00 Seniors | $6.00 Students
*Movie tickets are sold at the door, cash or check only.*

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring.(C) Sony Classics

Starring Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth and Alec Baldwin

Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Run Time: 1 hr. 39 min.

Apr
6
Mon
2015
G LAX vs Chelsea
Apr 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Woodstock Energy Committee @ Woodstock Town Hall
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Woodstock Energy Committee
The Woodstock Energy Committee meets the first Monday of the month at 5:30 in the Woodstock Town Hall. Current topics under discussion are a local greenhouse gas analysis, community solar and PACE. Everyone is welcome to join the conversation. For more information, please send a note to energy@sustainablewoodstock.org

Genealogy Group @ Windsor Library
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Learn to find your roots, share your research, get help with your road blocks! Every first Monday of the month, 7PM.

Politics of Food Discussion Group
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This monthly group will – through reading, watching pertinent films, and discussion — look at the issues of how and what we eat. We will meet monthly and explore the following topics: the history of food, factory farming and the global food trade, the locavore movement, traditional vs. western diets, and the environmental and philosophical differences between a vegetarian diet and eating meat. This group will help participants look at their own relationship to food and where it comes from. It will build ties among participants, and it will build off of and support the Windsor Public Library’s seed library. Please call the library (or email librarian@windsorlibrary.org ) if you will need a copy of the book. Free. Windsor Library, 43 State St.

Reading Planning Commission Meeting
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Planning Commission meets at the Town Hall in the clerk’s office on the 1st Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m.

Pentangle Movie: Still Alice (PG-13)
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:10 pm

Tickets: $8.00 Adults | $7.00 Seniors | $6.00 Students
*Movie tickets are sold at the door, cash or check only.*

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring.(C) Sony Classics

Starring Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth and Alec Baldwin

Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Run Time: 1 hr. 39 min.

Apr
7
Tue
2015
Where the Wilder Things Are, storytime @ Wilder Club and Library
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tues., Aug. 13, 10 a.m.:  Where the Wilder Things are  story time at the Wilder Club and Library

Story Time
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Hartland Public Library,
(802) 436-2473 or www.HartlandLibraryVT.org.

Italian Conversation Group @ Hartland Library
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Italian Conversation Group – every Tuesday, 1pm – 2pm

802-436-2473
www.HartlandLibraryVT.org
Tues: 10-6, Wed: 12-8, Thurs: 12-8, Fri: 10-6 & Sat: 9-2

Bone Builders Classes
Apr 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bone Builders Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays, now at 3-4 p.m. Adults of all ages are welcome to this free exercise program, developed at Tufts University. Call 457-3277
Please visit www.thompsonseniorcenter.org for details on all Thompson classes, programs, trips, and events.

V Baseball @ KUA (Scrimmage)
Apr 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Business Effectiveness Series
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

February topic:
Guerilla Marketing in the Upper Valley
Find out how to use simple inexpensive (even free) tactics to effectively market your business. Based on the concepts called Guerilla Marketing developed by Jay Conrad Levinson.

Open Craft Studio
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come in and use the ArtisTree studio for your crafting needs!
ages: Adults and 12+

Have a big project to do but dreading the mess? Have an old project or heirloom that needs a touch up? Work on it at ArtisTree! Bring your own materials and ideas and enjoy the company of other crafters. A staff monitor will be available for guidance; artist will be crafting on their own.

Tuesdays, 6-8pm, January 13th – May 26th

$5 suggested donation, Instructor Finnie Trimpi
no class February 17th, March 3rd or April 14th Suggested donation

Freelance Family Singers Rehearsal
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Freelance Family Singers rehearsal, First Congo Church in Woodstock on Elm Street, from 7-9 p.m. Every Tuesday until the end of April.

North Country Chordsmen Meet, singing group
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This non-profit organization presently has over 50 men in the chorus, meeting each Tuesday evening from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at the Church of Christ, 40 College Street, in Hanover, NH to enjoy an evening of singing and good fellowship. Men who like to sing are always welcome to stop by and experience the joy of singing in the barbershop style. Singing Valentines are just one example of the various community services provided by the chorus.

The North Country Chordsmen are the Hanover, NH, Chapter of the Northeastern District of the international Barbershop Harmony Society.

To learn more about the Chordsmen visit them on their website at http://www.nedistrict.org/ncchordsmen/

Woodstock Select Board Meets
Apr 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Woodstock – Town Select Board

Meets the 1st & 3rd Tuesday at 7:00 P.M.
Town Hall conference room, second floor

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