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North Hero Community Building

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3537 Route 2
North Hero, VT 05474 United States

August 2019

Of Wheelmen, the New Woman, and Good Roads: Bicycling in Vermont, 1880-1920

August 5
7:00 pm
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In this lecture, UVM professor Luis Vivanco explores the fascinating early history of the bicycle in Vermont, a new invention that generated widespread curiosity when it arrived here in the 1880s. Read More »

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September 2019

Daisy Turner’s Kin

September 7
7:00 pm
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Vermont folklorist Jane Beck shares the story of the Turner family, a multi-generational saga spanning two centuries, played out across three continents. The saga was related to Jane Beck by Daisy Turner, who also shared her own life story, a powerful and rare account of the African American experience in New England from the 1880s forward. Read More »

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