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Greensboro Vermont is the southernmost town in Orleans County, in the beautifully scenic Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, an area that National Geographic selected as part of their geotourism program for sustainable destinations. The town includes the places of Campbells Corners, East Greensboro, Gebbie Corner, Greensboro Four Corners, Greensboro Bend, The Four Corners, Tolmans Corner, and Burlington Point.

Circus Smirkus, a non-profit youth circus, is based here. Some notable people from Greensboro include: professor emeritus at Princeton University, Robert Gilpin; author John Gunther; cross-country skier Andrew Johnson; scholar & editor, Bliss Perry; US Chief Justice William Hubbs Rehnquist; filmmaker & actor, Duncan M. Rogers; and Pulitzer Prize winning author, Wallace Stegner.

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Vermont Events in August


T’ai Chi Chu’an EIGHT WEEK COURSE 7/10/18 - 8/28/18

$85 for all eight weeks Instructor Alan Erdossy returns to HCA with an 8 week introductory class in the Yang style of T’ai Chi Ch’uan. T’ai Chi is a sequence of precise body movements done slowly and without effort that balance the flow of energy within the body. At once a moving form of meditation, a dynamic system of exercise to improve health, and an introduction to the basics of self defense, T’ai Chi Chu’an has been practiced daily in China by millions for centuries. It requires no special clothes or equipment, keeps you on your feet, takes only a few minutes each day, and can be learned at any age. Regular practitioners of T’ai Chi are rewarded with energy and focus, and they age with vitality and grace. Alan has 45 years of experience teaching at businesses and art, ballet, and exercise studios throughout the Northeast. This Introduction to the first set of the Yang style of T’ai Chi Chu’an will run for an hour, however participants who are repeating the introduction are welcome to stay for another half hour to begin exploring the second set of T’ai Chi. To Register call Alan at 802.223.5125 or 802.249.2902 (cell). Email him at alanerdossy@gmail.com Performance Studio


Caspian Monday Music, Chamber Orchestra 8/20/18 - 8/20/18

Anna Binneweg, conductor Solomiya Ivakhiv, concertmaster and violin Alexander Romanul, violin Igor Leschishin, oboe Serenade for Strings Op 20 Edward Elgar Concert of oboe, violin and strings BWV 106OR Johann Sebastian Bach Havanaise, op 83 for solo violin and strings Camille Saint-Saens Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D485 Franz Schubert


Kubo and the Two Strings MID-WEEK MOVIE 8/22/18 - 8/22/18

$5 Suggested Donation HCA’s Mid-Week Movie Night features classics and new favorites every Wednesday at 7:00 PM. Don’t worry about dinner—you can order from the Hardwick Street Café to drink and dine while you watch! A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past. Rated PG Runtime: 101 min. Performance Studio


Autism in Love A WONDERARTS FILM PRESENTATION 8/23/18 - 8/23/18

Finding love can be hard for anyone, but for those with an autism spectrum disorder, the challenges may seem overwhelming. Autism in Love offers a warm and stereotype-shattering look at four people as they pursue and manage romantic relationships. Neurodiversity is an approach to learning and disability that argues diverse neurological conditions can be the result of normal variations in the human genome. It helps to frame learning challenges as differences rather than as deficits. In Focus is a documentary series focusing on relevant social themes and environmental themes. Presented by WonderArts in partnership with the Vermont Learning Support Initiative, this season we are screening three films that highlight neurological differences. Local experts and community leaders facilitate post-film conversations that provide the tools and understanding for how to create positive change in our community through education, outreach, and action. Performance Studio


Le Vent du Nord 8/25/18 - 8/25/18

“If you’ve seen them before, you already know. And if you’ve never seen them, words won’t do them justice. Le Vent du Nord is one of the best bands touring today, no matter your musical taste” (Syracuse News Time). Since its inception in August 2002, Le Vent du Nord has enjoyed meteoric success, performing well over 1,800 concerts over five continents and racking up several prestigious awards, including a Grand Prix du Disque Charles Cros, two Junos (Canada’s Grammys), a Félix at ADISQ, a Canadian Folk Music Award, and “Artist of the Year” at the North American Folk Alliance Annual Gala. On stage these friends create intense, joyful, and dynamic live performances that expand the bounds of tradition in striking global directions. This is the modern sound of tradition, a music of the here and now.


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