American Denial

Event Title: 
American Denial
Date: 
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 7:00 pm
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Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of American Denial.

Using the story of Gunnar Myrdal’s 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism as a springboard, American Denial explores the power of unconscious biases and how the ideals of liberty, equality, and justice still impact notions of race and class today.

This event is free and open to the public.

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A Path Appears

Event Title: 
A Path Appears
Date: 
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of A Path Appears.

A Path Appearsgoes to the USA, Colombia, Haiti, and Kenya to reveal the incredible adversity faced every day by millions of women and girls, while also presenting glimpses of hope and change. From the team that brought you the groundbreaking Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Evolution of a Criminal

Event Title: 
Evolution of a Criminal
Date: 
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Evolution of a Criminal.

In this gripping blend of documentary, true crime, and personal essay, a filmmaker confronts his past, dissecting the circumstances that led him to commit a bank robbery as a young man, and his journey since that act.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Makers: Women in Space

Event Title: 
Makers: Women in Space
Date: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 7:00 pm
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Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Makers: Women in Space.

Women in Space traces the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program, and features the next generation of women engineers, mathematicians and astronauts — the new group of pioneers who continue to make small but significant steps forward.

This even is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Makers: Women in Comedy

Event Title: 
Makers: Women in Comedy
Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Makers: Women in Comedy.

Women in Comedy tracks the rise of women in the world of comedy, from the “dangerous” comedy of 70s sitcoms like Maude to the groundbreaking women of the 1980s American comedy club boom and building to today’s multifaceted landscape. Contemporary comics talk about where women started in this competitive, male-dominated profession and where they are determined to go.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Makers: Women of Hollywood

Event Title: 
Makers: Women of Hollywood
Date: 
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Makers: Women of Hollywood.

Women in Hollywood showcases the women of showbiz, from the earliest pioneers to present-day power players, as they influence the creation of one of the country’s biggest commodities: entertainment.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

CEO Search Committee Meeting

Event Title: 
CEO Search Committee Meeting
Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014 9:00 am
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Location: 
Vermont PBS Conference Room
Address: 
204 Ethan Allen Ave
City, State: 
Colchester, VT
Source: 
Board of Directors
Description: 

The CEO Search Committee will meet in open session for the purpose of accepting minutes and other limited business. The committee will then meet in closed session for the purpose of reviewing confidential information about individual applicants

Featured Event: 
No

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
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Airs nightly, Sept. 14-20 8 pm
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Ken Burns' latest! In part 1 "Get Action (1858-1901)", the early lives of young Theodore Roosevelt and Franklin Delano Roosevelt are highlighted.
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Ken Burns' The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Event Title: 
Ken Burns' The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
Date: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Ken Burns' The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.

Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. The 14-hour series marks the first time their individual stories have been woven into a single narrative.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

PLUM Landing

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Tue, 09/09/2014 - Tue, 09/30/2014
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