Fire Never Extinguished Conference Films

Watch highlights from VHC’s 2014 Fall Conference on the Civil War’s legacy

Author Jacqueline Woodson in Montpelier

Tuesday, October 13 at 7:00 pm
Montpelier Unitarian Church

VHC, in partnership with Saint Michaels College, brings award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson to Montpelier for a free public talk. See details in VHC’s events calendar.

Photo of author: Tulsa City-County Library

Why Do Stories Matter?

Fall Conference, November 13–14, 2015

Dudley Davis Center, University of Vermont

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Because Ideas Matter

“I’ve learned the importance of reading to your children, because it’s something I never had. It was pleasing to know that it’s not too late for me to read to my children.”

- participant, Never Too Early, Northeast Regional Correctional Facility, St. Johnsbury

“Thank you so much for the piece on Emilie Todd Helm — once again bringing to life the struggle and anguish of human conflict. Thank you, VHC. Please continue my education.”

– Jeff King, Civil War Book of Days subscriber, Stowe

“First Wednesdays is a great addition to everyday life. The variety is a treat, gets us out of our ruts, and gets the old brains working!”

– Natalie Peters, attendee, First Wednesdays, Isley Public Library, Middlebury

“What an incredible gift — this conference and its brilliant, informed, and superb speakers. Thank you, VHC!”

– attendee, Music and the Human Experience fall conference