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Craftsbury Public Library

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Craftsbury Common, VT 05827 United States

June 2019

The Counterculture’s Impact on Vermont and Vermont’s Influence on the Counterculture Generation

June 30
7:00 pm
Craftsbury Public Library, Craftsbury Common
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In the late 1960s and ’70s, thousands of young migrants, largely from the cities and suburbs of New York and Massachusetts, turned their backs on the establishment of the 1950s and moved to the back woods, small towns and cities of rural Vermont. Author Yvonne Daley discusses this interesting time in Vermont’s history and its impact today. Read More »

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August 2019

The Far Traveler: Voyages of a Viking Woman

August 11
7:00 pm
Craftsbury Public Library, Craftsbury Common
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According to the medieval Icelandic sagas, a Viking woman came to the New World 500 years before Columbus. Author Nancy Marie Brown tells the story of Gudrid the Far-Traveler, long thought to be myth but being proven true by recent archaeological digs in Newfoundland, Greenland, and Iceland. Read More »

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