First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Printed Brattleboro First Wednesdays brochure

Download the 2016-2017 Brattleboro Schedule (PDF).

All First Wednesdays events are free and open to the public!

Wed 05

Reinventing the Family Home

April 5
7:00 pm
Middlebury College professor Erin Sassin examines how American reformers and homeowners have, in pursuit of “the simple life,” attempted to reinvent the form and idea of the single-family home, from farmhouses and communal experiments to the current tiny house phenomenon. Read More »
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Wed 03

The Indian World of George Washington

May 3
7:00 pm
Dartmouth College professor Colin Calloway discusses the first president’s relations with Indian peoples and considers how Native American nations and lands shaped the man who shaped the republic. Read More »
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