Up in Arms: Taking Stock of Guns- June 24 - October 23, 2016 This exhibit delves into our relationship with guns and explores the influence they have on visual artists. The Stilled Passage: Photographs of Un-Restored Ellis Island- June 24 - August 29, 2016 Through his photographs of un-restored buildings on Ellis Island, ruins of a not-so-distant past, Philip J. Calabria grants viewers passage to a bygone era. Chaos and Light: Jamie Young- June 24 - October 23, 2016 With dense fields of swooping brushstrokes and glancing lines, Jamie Young articulates abundant, tumultuous, encroaching vegetation. Union Station: Gateway to the World- June 24 - October 23, 2016 Images and stories of Brattleboro’s Union Station, home of BMAC, on the 100th anniversary of its opening. House/Home, A Work in Progress- September 2 - October 23, 2016 John Willis’ photographs of houses and homes in Native American communities shine a harsh light on income equality in our country.
Acrobatics, Trapeze, Flexibility, Inversions, Circus Fitness and so much more this fall at the New England Center for Circus Arts in Brattleboro, VT! Whether you've never tried circus arts before or want to try trapeze or juggling for the first time, we have everything from Circus Fitness and Flexibility classes for teens and adults to classes for tots and tumbling and trapeze for youngsters. Our Fall Session begins September 6, and ends on December 10, 2016 with a break during the week of Thanksgiving. Cost per sessions vary per class. Visit our website to learn more www.necenterforcircusarts.org Registration begins in August.
Set in the backdrop of our world renowned Vermont fall foliage, attendees of the Vermont Wine and Harvest Festival will discover, savor and enjoy Vermont vintners, small specialty food producers, chefs, painters, publishers, cheese makers, potters, jewelers, photographers and farmers. The 9th Annual Vermont Wine & Harvest festival is coming soon to Southern Vermont’s Deerfield Valley. Locals and visitors alike anticipate this fantastic annual fall event during Vermont’s awarding winning fall foliage September 16th – September 26th. This year’s Festival takes place September 17th and is bookended by week-long events: Friday the 16th – Wine Stroll-Soup Contest, Saturday the 16th – the Wine and Harvest Festival and Wine Auction, and Sunday the 18th – the Vermont Wildlife Festival and the start of the week-long Restaurant Week in the Valley. Wine events will once again take place throughout the Deerfield Valley over the weekend. We are pleased to share that the Vermont Wine & Harvest Festival has been designated as one of North America’s Top 100 events by the American Bus Association, the only Vermont event to have made the list! The festival weekend starts off with a Wine Stroll-Soup Contest in historic Wilmington on September 16th from 5pm to 7:00pm. Shop owners, restaurants and churches open their doors and host soups donated by area restaurants. Ticket purchases include the opportunity to taste Vermont wines, Vermont Distillers spirits and Whetstone Ciders at select stores throughout town. Live music by the Wyld Nightz Duo will be playing, as tasters and shoppers enjoy the delights of the village of Wilmington restaurants.