Because Ideas Matter
The Vermont Humanities Council seeks to engage all Vermonters in the world of ideas, foster a culture of thoughtfulness, and inspire a lifelong love of reading and learning. Learn more about our programs.
September 1 - October 31
The Manchester Historical Society will mount an exhibit of historical artifacts that relate to and amplify the period during which "Bread and Roses, Too" takes place. The display will remain in the Manchester Community Library through October. Read More »
Newsies is a musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business. Read More »
Join the East Monkton Church Association for a screening of the Emmy-award winning film Made in L.A., which follows the story of three Latina immigrants working in Los Angeles sweatshops as they embark on a three-year odyssey to win basic labor rights. Read More »
Lake Champlain is one of the most historic bodies of water in the United States. Vermont historian Don Wickman shares tales of the lake's heritage coupled with illustrations. Read More »