Because Ideas Matter
The Vermont Humanities Council strives to make Vermont a state in which every individual reads, participates in public affairs, and continues to learn throughout life. Learn more about our programs.
Singer and researcher Linda Radtke, joined by pianist Arthur Zorn, brings Vermont history to life with engaging commentary about the songs found in the Vermont Historical Society's collection of sheet music. Read More »
Join us for this film that retells Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated expedition to Antarctica in 1914-1916, featuring footage of the actual locations and interviews with surviving relatives of key expedition members. Popcorn and drinks provided! Read More »
This is an apolitical examination into the mythology that surrounds firearms. Mark Timney’s lecture and Q&A session will examine how our perceptions of firearms have been distorted by media and folklore. Read More »