Category : Vermont Topics

BillTorreyStories From The Ta Ta Weenie Club: Join Woodsman, Author, and Storyteller Bill Torrey for five, true, Moth-style stories from his book, The Ta Ta Weenie Club. [3:00 Friday, St James Parish Hall] Read more

SandraGartnerSandra Gartner is one of two producing directors of Vermont Actors’ Repertory Theatre. She has performed with ART, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Vermont Stage and Lost Nation Theatre, among others. [4:00 Friday, Library Mezzanine] Read more

Brooke H JamesBrooke Herter James is the debut author of Why Did the Farmer Cross the Road?, a picture book for young children, as well as The Widest Eye, a collection of poems for adults. [11:00 Friday, NWPL Mezzanine] Read more

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Declan McCabe

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Howard Krum

The Center for Northern Woodlands Education has formed a community of writers who share their curiosity about nature in Northern Woodlands magazine and in a series of weekly articles featured in Twin State newspapers since 2002. The Center’s assistant director, Dan Lambert, will introduce the second compilation of these articles, The Outside Story: Local Writers Explore the Nature of New Hampshire and Vermont. Two of the authors will then read from the book. [1:00 Friday, NWPL Mezzanine]

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StafneWoodstock’s Own John Cotton Dana: Innovator of Libraries and Museums. Marcos Stafne, executive director of the Montshire Museum of Science is always on the lookout for inspirational museum leaders. His dream came true when he walked into Woodstock’s own Dana House and was reintroduced to John Cotton Dana. [3:00 Friday, History Center] Read more

FreemanCastle Freeman, Jr., was born in Texas, raised and educated in Chicago, New York, and Philadelphia. He came to southeastern Vermont with his wife, Alice, on a whim and is still here 45 years later. [11:00 Friday, Thompson Senior Center] Read more

BaruthPhilip Baruth’s  Senator Leahy: A Life in Scenes takes us deep into the blockbuster life of America’s most senior Senator. [3:00 Saturday, History Center] Read more

GundersenChuck Gundersen will be reading from You Never Can Tell, his newly published collection of columns of the same name from The Vermont Standard in Woodstock, Vermont. He will speak about meeting a weekly deadline and how he comes up with ideas for the column each week. [4:00 Friday, St James Parish Hall] Read more

Garden photos, Met photos, etc 043Baron Wormser is the author/co-author of fourteen books and a poetry chapbook. [Workshop: 10:00 Friday, History Center; Reading 3:00 Friday, UU North Chapel] Read more

April Author Photo 2015 High Res Full SizeApril Ossmann is the author of Event Boundaries (Four Way Books, 2017), and Anxious Music (Four Way Books, 2007) and recipient of a 2013 Vermont Arts Council Creation Grant. She is a publishing and editing consultant www.aprilossmann.com, a faculty editor for the low-residency MFA in Creative Writing Program at Sierra Nevada College, and was executive director of Alice James Books from 2000 – 2008. [2:00 Friday, UU North Chapel] Read more