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    April 2016

    You Come Too 2016: Discussion of Robert Frost poems

    April 5, 2016
    5:30 pm

    Join Vermont Humanities Council executive director and Robert Frost’s executor Peter Gilbert for a discussion of five great, short, accessible poems by Robert Frost. Read More »

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    October 2016

    You Come Too 2016: Robert Frost and the Onset of Winter

    October 6, 2016
    4:30 pm

    Join Vermont Humanities Council executive director and Robert Frost’s executor Peter Gilbert for a discussion of four poems by Frost about the coming of winter and the holiday season. Read More »

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    Teaching and Parenting in the Digital Age

    October 13, 2016
    7:00 pm
    Brownell Library, Essex Junction
    Image of father and daughter with phone

    In this free public talk, Chip Donohue, PhD, will explore how technology can empower and engage children, parents, families, librarians and early childhood educators. Read More »

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    December 2016

    Legends of American Skiing

    December 2, 2016
    7:00 pm
    Image of two nordic men skiing through the woods.

    This 1982 film by Rick Moulton follows the evolution of Alpine skiing from its rough-and-tumble days in the High Sierras in the mid-1800s to the 1936 Winter Games when skiing first became an Olympic sport. The proceeds of this event will benefit the Vermont Humanities Council. Read More »

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    April 2017

    You Come Too: The Poetry of Robert Frost

    April 20, 2017
    5:30 pm
    Image of Robert Frost

    Join Peter Gilbert, Vermont Humanities Council executive director and executor of the estate of Robert Frost, in reading and discussing three of Frost's most beloved and well-known—but not necessarily understood—poems. Read More »

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    January 2018

    A Vermont Writer from the Dominican Republic

    January 20, 2018
    4:00 pm
    Image of Julia Alvarez

    Author Julia Alvarez will read from her fiction work. Followed by a conversation with the audience. Hosted by the Morristown Centennial Library and the Vermont Humanities Council. Read More »

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    April 2018

    From Winter to Warmth, with Robert Frost

    April 19, 2018
    5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

    Join Peter Gilbert, VHC executive director and executor of the estate of Robert Frost, in reading and discussing some Frost poems that take us from the depths of winter (“An Old Man’s Winter Night”) into the warmth of spring, including “Storm Fear,” “A Winter Eden,” and “To the Thawing Wind.” Read More »

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