Vermont Quilt Festival celebrates color and creativity June 26-28

Vermont Quilt Festival celebrates color and creativity June 26-28

The 39th annual Vermont Quilt Festival returns to the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction, on Friday, June 26 through Sunday, June 28. New England’s largest and oldest quilt event continues to inspire visitors with eye-popping color, design, and intricate craftsmanship in the hundreds of quilts on display. Thousands of quilt enthusiasts from around the […]

Shelburne author wins IPPY Award for Shelburne Vineyard cookbook

Shelburne author wins IPPY Award for Shelburne Vineyard cookbook

“Seasons in a Vermont Vineyard: The Shelburne Vineyard Cookbook” authored and independently published by Lisa Cassell-Arms, with photographs by Burlington photographer David Seaver, received a bronze 2015 regional Independent Publisher Book Award for best new, non-fiction in the northeast. The Independent Publisher Book Awards, also known as the IPPY Awards, honors the year’s best titles […]

Myra Flynn performs at Shelburne Vineyard

Myra Flynn performs at Shelburne Vineyard

Myra Flynn returns to Shelburne with Paul Boffa and local jazz musician and special guest, Dave Grippo, on Friday, June 12. Flynn returns to her roots here in Vermont with seasonal performances at Shelburne Vineyard. This singer/songwriter who hails from Randolph and has launched a recording and performance career based in New York and California. […]

Shelburne Vineyard hosts First Thursday performance

Shelburne Vineyard hosts First Thursday performance

Local singer/songwriter Aaron Flinn returns to Shelburne Vineyard for a First Thursday performance on June 4 at 6pm. Flinn began his musical career early, playing and writing while still a student at CVU and followed his muse at UVM and then at Berklee College of Music where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Fast forward to […]

Shelburne musician participates in Valencia International Performance Academy

Shelburne musician participates in Valencia International Performance Academy

Adriel Miles of Shelburne, a recent music composition graduate from the School of Music at Ithaca College, will travel to Valencia, Spain, to participate in the Valencia International Performance Academy and Festival (VIPA). A summer program that takes place in the state-of-the-art facilities of the Conservatorio Superior de Musica “Joaquin Rodrigo” of Valencia, VIPA selects […]

Shelburne gallery hosts new exhibit

Shelburne gallery hosts new exhibit

Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery will host “Words Unspoken,” an exhibit exploring mark-making as a form of language or pre-language. From invented calligraphy and pattern sequencing, to the use of traditional writing formats to display fabricated words, this exhibit suggests we take a more open, intuitive, and playful approach to what we call language. Participating artists include Sara Abalan, […]

“Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic” makes Burlington premiere

“Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic” makes Burlington premiere

Local cervical cancer survivor and women’s health activist Allison Hicks with filmmakers Frederic Lumiere and Mark Hefti recently announced the Burlington premiere of their film “Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic.” A special free showing will be presented on Wednesday, June 3, from 5:30-8pm in Davis Auditorium at UVM Medical Center. The film will begin at 6pm. The […]

Jenny Land wins Reader’s Digest Poetry Contest

Jenny Land wins Reader’s Digest Poetry Contest

Former Shelburne resident Jenny Land was taken by surprise when she received a call from a Reader’s Digest representative back in March announcing her good fortune. Her poem, “After the Death of Their Child,” had been selected from over 4,800 entries as the grand prize winner for the 2015 Reader’s Digest Poetry Contest. “I was […]