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Enosburg Falls United Methodist Church

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245 Church St
Enosburg Falls, VT 05450 United States

June 2016

Vermont’s Musical Ladies

June 27, 2016
7:00 pm

Singer and researcher Linda Radtke, joined by pianist Arthur Zorn, explores the contributions of Vermont women to the traditions of parlor songs, women’s club music contests, and social reform efforts. Read More »

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June 2017

Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

June 26, 2017
7:00 pm
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Dr. Jack Mayer tells the story of Irena Sendler, a holocaust hero who rescued 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto. Sendler’s story remained unknown after the war—until three Kansas teens uncovered a reference to her heroism 60 years later. Read More »

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July 2018

Vermont’s Remarkable Sharpshooters

July 23, 2018
7:00 pm
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Vermont sent far more sharpshooters to the Union armies than any other state, on a per capita basis. Historian Howard Coffin will discuss his recent research into this little recognized group and consider the reasons why Vermont may have been so well-represented in this elite group of marksmen. Read More »

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September 2018

People, Music, and 88 Keys, More or Less: Keyboard Instruments through the Ages

September 24, 2018
7:00 pm
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Lionel Hampton and other jazz greats used the marimba and xylophone, and Tchaikovsky used the celeste. With presentation and music, St. Michael’s College Professor Emeritus William Tortolano leads an exploration of the harpsichord, clavichord, the pianoforte, and more through the ages. Read More »

August 2019

The Many Meanings of Maple

August 26, 2019
7:00 pm
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Maple is enormously important to Vermont’s economy, ecology, and heritage. Champlain College professor Michael Lange will discuss sugaring ethnographically, based on over five years of research among sugarmakers all over the state, to learn from them what sugaring really means to Vermont. Read More »

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June 2020

**POSTPONED** From the Parlor to the Polling Place: Stories and Songs from the Suffragists

June 22, 2020
7:00 pm
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Singer and historian Linda Radtke, in period garb and “Votes for Women” sash, celebrates the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, specifically highlighting the decades-long persistence of Vermonters, both women and men. Read More »

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September 2021

*CANCELLED* From the Parlor to Polling Place: Stories and Songs from the Suffragists

September 27
6:45 pm
Suffragette standing before a banner

Singer and historian Linda Radtke, in period garb and “Votes for Women” sash, celebrates the centennial of the passage of the 19th Amendment, specifically highlighting the decades-long persistence of Vermonters, both women and men. Read More »

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