Sundays, 10/9, 11/13, 12/11, 1/8, 2/5. Gather together to share new skills and sewing projects in community. Bring pants to mend, garments to alter, and sewing problems seeking solutions. No instruction-- open sewing time. Sewing machines and basic notions provided. Donations appreciated.
The 43rd Stowe Winter Carnival celebrates the 2017 winter season, as we highlight many reasons why people visit our winter wonderland of Stowe! From January 14 to January 28, Stowe shines with 20+ major activities for both young and old, from zany sports events, Ice Carving Competitions, ski movies, Kids Carnival Kaos, a NEW Broomball Tournament and Beer garden event and the infamous Snowgolf and Snowvolleyball tournaments. Tour the town, while watching Professional Ice Carvers create elegant and masterful Ice carvings throughout the village on Demonstration Day, Friday January 20th and experience the 17th Annual NICA sanctioned Ice Carving Competition on Saturday January 21st at Stowe Mountain Resort’s Spruce Peak Plaza, from 11 – 3 pm.
The east coasts biggest and best gay ski event, attracting hundreds of LGBTQ skiers and riders to Stowe, for a diverse lineup of activities, parties and entertainment featuring legendary voice impersonator, Jimmy James and comedian Julie Goldman. There is something for everyone, skiers and non-skiers alike at Winter Rendezvous. Five days of wintry bliss.
In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey is Jim Rooney's first hand account of more than five decades of success as a performer, concert promoter, songwriter, music publisher and Grammy winning record producer. Jim's musical journey includes working with some of the biggest names in American music including Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Bill Monroe, Muddy Waters, Alison Krauss and John Prine. Jim managed Cambridge's Club 47, a catalyst of the '60's folk music boom, and worked as a talent coordinator and director at the Newport Folk Festival where he had a front row seat to Dylan "going electric". In 2009 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Music Association. Jim's book will be for sale and signing will be available. Light refreshments will be provided. 7pm in the Community Room, Stowe Free Library, 90 Pond Street, Stowe, VT
This NYC based international artist, inventor, and engineer will activate the galleries with past work and new initiatives focused on environmental issues.