Flying Pig Bookstore sponsors Find Waldo Local in Shelburne promotion

Flying Pig Bookstore sponsors Find Waldo Local in Shelburne promotion

Where’s Waldo? In, Shelburne, VT, of course! The famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting sixteen local businesses throughout Shelburne this July. Find Waldo Local is a great summer vacation activity and a wonderful way to support local businesses and the Shop Local movement in our community, including these […]

Book Review

Book Review

By Deborah Straw We see these [invisible realms] through our tools of exploration –our reality amplifiers—and the many other instruments of detection, the rod and line of the natural scientist. If we are persistent, once in a while we see Nature stir, even jump, revealing the simple beauty of the unexpected. —Marcelo Gleiser As we […]

Book Review

Book Review

By Gene Schinto By 1944 twenty percent of Italy’s Jews were in Nazi death camps.  Among those seized was Lorenzo Todosco, a gifted violinist and composer.  He and Laura, a Catholic, had just won an important music competition.  Their hours of practice together, she on cello, was time enough for the two young people to […]

Magic museum moments: Summer at Shelburne Museum

Magic museum moments: Summer at Shelburne Museum

By Karen petersen, director of education, Shelburne Museum Summer on the museum grounds is filled with magical sights and scents to fire the imagination, spark creativity, and rejuvenate the spirit. Early in the morning, just as we open our doors to the public, the scent of herbs and flowers in season, or newly cut grass, […]

Schoolhouse students learn the art of pottery

Schoolhouse students learn the art of pottery

This article was written collaboratively by the 2nd and 3rd grade students and their teacher: Stella, Luke A, Pete, Luke D, Alex, Dominic, Charlie, Isaac, Tosh, Quincy, Henry, Max and Danielle Levine. Kindergarten through 7th grade students from The Schoolhouse Learning Center recently went to the Shelburne Craft Studio to make pottery. All the students […]

Three-Dimensional, Kinetic Quilt exhibition opens at Shelburne Museum

Three-Dimensional, Kinetic Quilt exhibition opens at Shelburne Museum

Dominique Ehrmann: Once Upon a Quilt opened at Shelburne Museum on May 1 in the Hat and Fragrance Gallery. This immersive, whimsical exhibition features over sixteen quilts ranging from three-dimensional to kinetic quilted sculptures. Dominique Ehrmann is celebrated for her freestanding, three-dimensional quilted sculptures. Referring to herself a “quilt illustrator,” Ehrmann likes to tell stories […]

Hinesburg Artist Series Spring Concert May 23

The Hinesburg Artist Series Spring Concert on Monday, May 23 will treat its audience to the Hinesburg Community Band, the South County Chorus, and In Accord under the direction of Rufus Patrick. The concert will also showcases pianists Suiong Wong and Tim Woos, who will accompanying the chorus as well as perform together. The evening’s […]