Nature Cat

Event Title: 
Nature Cat
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:30 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
Westford Public Library
City, State: 
Westford, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & craft of the new PBS Kids series "Nature Cat." "Nature Cat" follows Fred, a house cat who dreams of exploring the great outdoors. In each episode, once his family leaves for the day, Fred transforms into Nature Cat, “backyard explorer extraordinaire.”

The following episodes will be screened: "Stream & Shout" & "Tally Ho A Rainbow."

Event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Nature Cat

Event Title: 
Nature Cat
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Friday, January 29, 2016 9:30 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
South Burlington Community Library
City, State: 
South Burlington, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & craft of the new PBS Kids series "Nature Cat." "Nature Cat" follows Fred, a house cat who dreams of exploring the great outdoors. In each episode, once his family leaves for the day, Fred transforms into Nature Cat, “backyard explorer extraordinaire.”

The following episodes will be screened: "Stream & Shout" & "Tally Ho A Rainbow."

Event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Daniel Tiger Katerina's Costume

Event Title: 
Daniel Tiger Katerina's Costume
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Friday, January 29, 2016 10:30 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & craft of the Daniel Tigers' Neighborhood episode "Katerina's Costume." Katerina is having a hard time deciding on just the right costume for Dress Up Day.

Event is free and open to the public.
 

Featured Event: 
No

Indie Lens Pop-Up's In Football We Trust

Event Title: 
Indie Lens Pop-Up's In Football We Trust
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Johnson State College, Stern Center
City, State: 
Johnson, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Independent Len’s "In Football We Trust." "In Football We Trust" takes a look at how Polynesians are changing high school, college, and professional football. Their sheer physicality, speed, and agility have set new thresholds in athleticism. The film chronicles the journey of young Polynesian-American men in Utah, as they transform out of their adolescence, striving to take warrior culture to the next level — through American football. The film follows the genealogy of Polynesian football, the Utah pipeline, and the profound ways their loyalty, rituals, passion, and ferocity have changed the game and the fan base of football.

Event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

POV's 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story

Event Title: 
POV's 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 6:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Burlington High School Auditorim
City, State: 
Burlington, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of POV: 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story. Does sentencing a teenager to life without parole serve our society well? The United States is the only country in the world that routinely condemns children to die in prison. This is the story of one of those children, now a young man, seeking a second chance in Florida. At age 15, Kenneth Young received four consecutive life sentences for a series of armed robberies. Imprisoned for more than a decade, he believed he would die behind bars. Now a U.S. Supreme Court decision could set him free. This film follows Young's struggle for redemption, revealing a justice system with thousands of young people serving sentences intended for society's most dangerous criminals.

Event is free and open to the public.
 

Featured Event: 
No

Indie Lens Pop-Up's Autism in Love

Event Title: 
Indie Lens Pop-Up's Autism in Love
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Thursday, January 14, 2016 8:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
The Craftsbury Outdoor Center
City, State: 
Craftsbury Common, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Independent Len’s "Autism in Love." "Autism in Love" examines the everyday realities of autistic adulthood, showing how the members of this often-misunderstood community cope with the challenge of keeping romance alive over the years. Lenny searches for the perfect woman, Lindsey and David consider the next step in their relationship, and Stephen faces the end of his marriage as best as he can.  Capturing both the joys and heartbreak of love, the film emphasizes struggles that are only too familiar.

Event is free and open to the public."
 

Featured Event: 
No

InnoVaTe

Headline: 
InnoVaTe - new web series premieres Jan 19!
Body: 

Learn about our new tech-centric series that highlights some of Vermont’s most innovative and creative businesses, premiering on Jan 19.

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Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
End Date: 
Sunday, January 31, 2016
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Community Council

Event Title: 
Winter 2015
Date: 
Friday, March 11, 2016 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Vermont PBS Studios
City, State: 
Colchester, VT
Source: 
Community Council
Featured Event: 
No

Makers: Women in Politics

Event Title: 
Makers: Women in Politics
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Thursday, March 31, 2016 6:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Manchester Community Library
City, State: 
Manchester, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Makers: Women in Politics. View profiles of women in public office who were “firsts” in their fields. From the first woman elected to Congress in 1916 to a young woman running for Detroit City Council in 2013, the documentary explores the challenges confronting American women in politics.

Trailblazing leaders like Hillary Clinton, Senator Barbara Mikulski, Olympia Snowe, the youngest Republican woman ever elected to the House of Representatives, and Shirley Chisholm, the first African-American woman to serve in Congress, provide a backdrop for younger women like Rashida Tlaib, the first Muslim-American woman elected to the Michigan House, and Raquel Castaneda-Lopez, who chronicles her run for Detroit City Council. Today’s leaders in Washington, including Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), the first female senator from Massachusetts, Susan Collins (R-ME), who led the Senate in shaping a deal to end the government shutdown, and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), currently the youngest woman serving in Congress, are also represented.

Event is free and open to the public.
 

Featured Event: 
No

Indie Lens Pop-Up's The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution

Event Title: 
Indie Lens Pop-Up's The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Independent Len’s "The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution." "The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution" explores how more than 40 years after the Black Panther Party was founded in Oakland, California, the group, and its leadership, remain powerful and enduring figures in our popular imagination. This film weaves voices from varied perspectives who lived this story — police, FBI informants, journalists, white supporters, and detractors, those who remained loyal to the party and those who left it.

Event is free and open to the public.
 

Featured Event: 
No

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