Tag Archives: welcomes

Honor society welcomes new members
Local News
May 18, 2017

Honor society welcomes new members

On Thursday, May 11, friends and families gathered at the Rutland High School Theater to honor the 2017 inductees to the National Technical Honor Society. Every year Stafford Technical Center inducts students to the society who have met the criteria of an 88 or better…

KPAA welcomes new staff, bids farewell to Neisner
Local News
May 3, 2017

KPAA welcomes new staff, bids farewell to Neisner

KILLINGTON—The Killington Pico Area Association (KPAA) has hired a new staff member in time for the busy summer season. Alexis King, from Pittsfield, Mass., is filling the role of membership and events assistant. After growing up in the hills of Berkshire County, Mass., she moved…

Arts guild welcomes spring with new exhibit

Arts guild welcomes spring with new exhibit

Friday, May 5, 5 p.m.—BRANDON—The Brandon Artists Guild (BAG) welcomes spring with a new exhibit of floral photographs by Richard Conrad and wildlife woodcarving by William Barnard. The show, “Fish, Fowl & Flowers” runs May 3-June 27. An opening reception will be held May 5,…

VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes
Local News
April 5, 2017

VFFC welcomes United Nations delegates, shares successes

By Polly Lynn Mikula

RUTLAND—On Saturday, April 1, a few United Nations delegates wandered through the vendors at the Vermont Farmers Food Center (VFFC) in Rutland tasting a variety of Vermont products including fresh maple syrup, maple candy, apple cider, guacamole and jams, among other…

SVM welcomes master knitter Carolyn Webb

SVM welcomes master knitter Carolyn Webb

Saturday, April 1, 2 p.m.—GRANVILLE, N.Y. – The Slate Valley Museum is excited to host Knitting in America, a lecture with Carolyn Webb Saturday, April 1 at 2 p.m. The talk will give a history of the craft and how it affected the home front. Did…

This week, Paramount welcomes kung fu and comedy

This week, Paramount welcomes kung fu and comedy

RUTLAND—The Paramount Theatre in Rutland continues to bring exciting entertainment to the region. This week, it brings in two totally different acts—the Kung Fu demonstration of the Shaolin Warriors and stand-up comedian Ed Asner. Shaolin Warriors take to the stage Sunday, April 2 for an…

Paramount Theatre welcomes the Steep Canyon Rangers

Paramount Theatre welcomes the Steep Canyon Rangers

Saturday, March 25, 8 p.m.—RUTLAND—Grammy-winning bluegrass pickers Steep Canyon Rangers are set to make an appearance 8 p.m. Saturday, March 25 at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland. The Steep Canyon Rangers are comprised of Woody Platt (guitar), Graham Sharp (banjo), Charles R. Humphrey III (bass),…

ArtisTree welcomes public on Irish musical journey

ArtisTree welcomes public on Irish musical journey

Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m.—SOUTH POMFRET—ArtisTree Community Arts Center welcomes Pete’s Posse for a St. Patrick’s concert, Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m.

Join Vermont’s own multi-generational folk power trio, Pete’s Posse, for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration to be remembered! The concert will take the audience…