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September  2015
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  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 1, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
2
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 2, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
3
  • Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: September 3, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Co-op Food Stores, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH 03766, United States
    Description: Join us for our first annual
    Member Mixer & Networking Night!

    Kick off the the Thursday night before Labor Day Weekend with wine tasting, appetizers, and good company at the Co-op Culinary Learning Center in the Centerra Marketplace in Lebanon, NH. Learn more about what our organization is doing to strengthen our local economy, promote our members, and keep our Upper Valley vibrant.

    Bring a friend, meet your fellow members, and get to know the Local Fist Alliance Steering Committee. Any non-members interested in learning more are welcome and strongly encouraged to attend.

    Questions? Please email Emily@VitalCommunities.org
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 3, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
4
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 4, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
  • Starts: 9:00 pm
    Ends: September 5, 2015 - 2:00 am
    Location: White River Junction, VT
    Description: Join the businesses of downtown WRJ in celebrating the first Friday of the month! It changes every month but there is always something fun going on. Wine tastings, fashion shows, art exhibits, kids crafts, live music and so much more. Kim Souza, of the amazing store Revolution, is usually instrumental in announcing the line up so for more info send an email to info@shoptherev.com or go to http://www.shoptherev.com
5
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 5, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
6
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 6, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
7
  • Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 8, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: September 7, 2015 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Blue Ox Farm, 842 Shaker Hill Road, Enfield, NH 03748, United States
    Description: This event is open to participating Upper Valley CRAFT farms. Find out more about CRAFT here: http://www.vitalcommunities.org/agriculture/learningcollaborative.cfm
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 7, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
8
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 8, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
9
  • Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 10, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Starts: 7:30 am
    Ends: September 9, 2015 - 9:00 am
    Location: Mascoma Bank, 70 Main St., West Lebanon
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 9, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
  • Starts: 9:00 pm
    Ends: September 9, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: The Norwich Inn, 325 Main St, Norwich, VT 05055, United States
    Description: A fun night with fine wines from Local First Alliance member, Dan & Whit's General Store.

    A portion of proceeds from each tasting supports a great Upper Valley organization! Tickets are $15.00 in advance at Dan & Whit's or $20.00 day-of at the reception desk at the Norwich Inn.

    Please RSVP - Dan@DanAndWhits.com
10
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 10, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
11
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 11, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
12
  • Starts: 5:00 pm
    Ends: September 12, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: 18 MacLean Rd, Alstead, NH, 03602
    Description: "Charles Andros, former NH/VT Apiary Inspector, holds beekeeping workshop from 1-4 PM on Saturday, September 12, at 18 MacLean Road, Alstead, NH 03602. email: lindenap@gmail.com / 603-756-9056."
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 12, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
13
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 13, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
14
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 14, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
15
  • Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 15, 2015 - 8:00 pm
    Location: Montshire Museum of Science, Montshire Road, Norwich, VT,
    Description: Modern wood pellet technology provides clean, efficient, renewable, easy, hands-free heating for homes and commercial buildings. This forum is FREE and, open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.

    Experts in wood pellet modern wood heating technology will discuss:
    - Central residential and commercial modern wood heating technology, including efficiency
    - How wood pellets are processed, delivered, stored and automatically fed to the boiler
    - Environmental concerns (sustainable harvesting, short vs. long term carbon release, particulates, etc.)
    - Pricing and availability of boilers and pellets
    - Economics of modern wood heat vs. fossil fuels
    - Incentives and financing

    Participants include:
    - Adam Sherman, Biomass Energy Resource Center
    - Maura Adams, Northern Forest Center
    - Charlie Niebling, Innovative Natural Resource Solutions
    - Scott Nichols, Tarm USA
    - Morton Bailey, Lyme Green Heat

    The forum is sponsored by Lyme Green Heat and Tarm USA with organizational cosponsors: Sustainable Energy Resource Group, Vital Communities, Efficiency Vermont, Renewable Energy Vermont, Northern Forest Center, Biomass Energy Resource Center, Sierra Club Upper Valley Group, Two Rivers Ottauquechee Regional Commission, Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission.

    For more information contact SERG@serg-info.org or 802-785-4126
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 15, 2015 - 10:00 pm
    Location: Kelly Way Gardens at Woodstock Inn & Resort 14 The Green Woodstock, VT, 05091
    Description: Cover crops have many benefits for your garden, including adding nutrients, building your soil and increasing fertility. Join Charlie Nardozzi as he discusses cover cropping onsite at the Kelly Way Gardens at Woodstock Inn & Resort. This workshop will discuss the technique, varieties, considerations, and benefits of cover-cropping.

    More information and registration at http://www.nofavt.org/sws (Registration opens June 15th.)
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 15, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
16
  • Starts: 8:30 am
    Ends: September 16, 2015 - 10:00 am
    Location: Hanover Town Hall Board Room
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 16, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
17
  • Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: September 21, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Starts: 12:30 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2015 - 8:30 pm
    Location: Brattleboro, VT, USA
    Description: Basics of Tractor Safety, Operation & Maintenance
    Upcoming two-day course on Aug. 30 & 31 in Keene, NH
    One-day courses on Sep. 17 in Brattleboro and Oct. 13 in Poultney, VT

    Not sure how to keep your tractor’s engine running smoothly and efficiently? These one and two day tractor courses provide you with the skills and hands-on experience to keep your tractor in tip top condition. You’ll get practice in checking and changing fluids and filters, servicing the battery, checking radiator hoses, grease fittings, and more in a small-group.

    Need practice driving a tractor, reversing, and hitching implements?
    This one-day course at Green Mountain College will build your knowledge and skills in safety and basic operation.

    Click here for more course details and to register.

    Lead instructor, Shane J. LaBrake, has over 25 years of experience as a farmer and a trainer. He has traveled the Eastern seaboard from Maine to Virginia to teach workshop intensives about tractors.

    Here's how recent participants described the courses:
    Great workshop! I feel much more confident about moving forward with tractor use.
    The course covered much more than expected.
    Excellent speaker with tons of knowledge and great presentation style.
    Shane is the Shaman of engine care!

    And here's the link http://blog.uvm.edu/groundwk/2015-program/hands-on-workshop/
  • Starts: 2:00 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2015 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Taylor Valley Forest (meet at S Strafford Park & Ride)
    Description: Taylor Valley Moonshiner Tour and Presentation

    Thursday, September 17th, 10:00 AM
    South Strafford Park and Ride (across from Café)
    Strafford, VT 05072
    Free, No Pre-registration Required

    The recent boom in Vermont cider production is not something new to the residents of this state. Archaeologist Brennan Gauthier will talk about recent research on a group of notorious 1880s cider moonshiners in Orange County. This tour will concentrate on interpreting the historic landscape of Taylor Valley, with a focus on identifying the locations of long-forgotten moonshine stills. Put on your hiking boots, and grab your historic maps for an interactive history walk in the Taylor Valley forest.
  • Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Upper Valley Haven, 713 Hartford Avenue, White River Junction, VT 05001, United States
    Description: Upper Valley Farm to School will host a Vermont Community Garden Network Grow it! workshop in White River Junction. Join community and school garden leaders from around your region for this unique training series. Learn strategies to boost your garden programs, share stories and ideas, and celebrate this growing movement! Presented by Vermont Community Garden Network in partnership with regional garden expert Charlie Nardozzi. Please visit vcgn.org to register.
  • Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: Lebanon Library, Downstairs
  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 17, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
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  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 18, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
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  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 19, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
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  • Starts: 8:00 pm
    Ends: September 20, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Pompanoosuc Mills, 3184 Rte 5, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: AVA Gallery and Art Center

    A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
    at Pompanoosuc Mills in East Thetford, VT

    August 15 – September 20, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, August 15, 4-7pm

    AVA Gallery and Art Center, in partnership with Pompanoosuc Mills, is pleased to present A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists. The exhibition, on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT, runs from August 15 through September 20, 2015. There will be a reception, free and open to the public, at Pompanoosuc Mills on Saturday, August 15, from 4 to 7pm.
    This is the third time that Pompanoosuc Mills will host an exhibition of work by local AVA artists. The participating artists are: Barbra Bragg of Cornish, NH (paintings); Patty Castellini of Enfield, NH (prints); Sheri Hancock-Tomek of Hanover, NH (prints); Michael Heffernan of Newbury, VT (paintings); Judy Lampe of Enfield, NH (prints); and Richard Wilson (digital drawings).


    You can find more information at
    http://www.pompy.com/showrooms/thetford/ and http://www.avagallery.org.
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  • Starts: 9:00 pm
    Ends: September 22, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: Fly Wheel Farm, Woodbury, VT
    Description: Join Ansel Ploog and Justin Cote of Flywheel Farm as they discuss how they started their farm. Topics of discussion will include how they found land and start-up capital, equipment and tools needed and basic materials that they have found invaluable. They will also address scaling and skilling up.

    More information and registration at http://www.nofavt.org/sws (Registration opens June 15th.)
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  • Starts: 8:30 am
    Ends: September 25, 2015 - 10:30 am
    Location: Vital Communities, 195 North Main Street, White River Junction, VT 05001, United States
    Description: PARKING INFO:
    For Staff Only: Please park anywhere but the back parking lot.
    For Board Members Only: There are six parking spaces (spaces are marked with signage) behind our office that can be used during the board meeting. Otherwise, you can park in the Coop's parking lot but not directly in front.
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  • Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: September 26, 2015 - 5:00 pm
    Location: Engine 494 in White River Junction
    Description: Join Lauren Whittlesey of Valley Quest for a tour around the village of White River Junction. This Quest will show you a hidden park, an artist alley and load of history. Refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to the public. Call 802­.291.­9100 x107 or email Lauren@vitalcommunities.org to RSVP or for more information.

    The Quest will begin at Engine 494 in White River Junction.
  • Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: September 26, 2015 - 9:00 pm
    Location: Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center, 225 Pavillion Road, East Thetford, VT 05043, United States
    Description: Get the most out of your CSA! Our dedicated chefs will guide you through a lively experience of preparing both recipe-based and improvised dishes from the items in an upcoming share. We will also demonstrate techniques for preserving what you don’t want to eat right away.

    Sign up with friends and bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with our creations. You’ll go home with new recipes and a better appreciation for seasonal flavor affinities.
    https://cedarcirclefarm.org/events/
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  • Starts: 9:00 pm
    Ends: September 30, 2015 - 11:00 pm
    Location: The Norwich Inn, 325 Main St, Norwich, VT 05055, United States
    Description: A fun night with fine wines from Local First Alliance member, Dan & Whit's General Store.

    A portion of proceeds from each tasting supports a great Upper Valley organization! Tickets are $15.00 in advance at Dan & Whit's or $20.00 day-of at the reception desk at the Norwich Inn.

    Please RSVP - Dan@DanAndWhits.com
 
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