POV's 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story

Event Title: 
POV's 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Thursday, July 30, 2015 7:00 pm
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Location: 
Rockingham Free Public Library
City, State: 
Bellows Falls, 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. Panelists: Elayne Clift, Writer on the harsh reality of prison life for women of all ages, Wendi Lashua Germain, Executive Director Springfield Justice Center and Judy Brassard, Corrections Program Supervisor and Youth Police Officers supervisor.
 
Event is free and open to the public.
Featured Event: 
No

Peg + Cat

Event Title: 
Peg + Cat
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 9:00 am
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Location: 
Fletcher Memorial Library
City, State: 
Ludlow, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

Screening of two episodes of Peg + Cat.  This preschool series follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures, solve problems and learn foundational math concepts and skills.

Featured Event: 
No

PLUM Landing

Event Title: 
PLUM Landing
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Friday, April 24, 2015 11:00 am
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Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

Plum Landing follows the adventures of Plum, a video game designer from the desolate Planet Blorb who longs to experience nature. 

Featured Event: 
No

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Event Title: 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015 11:00 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
Kellogg-Hubbard Library
City, State: 
Montpelier, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

PBS KIDS is partnering with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), to inspire families to “Explore the Outdoors,”  Join us for a screening & craft of a Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood episode designed to encourage kids and families to explore the outdoors and discover nature.

Featured Event: 
No

The Cookie Thief

Event Title: 
The Cookie Thief
Subtitle: 
Screening & Craft
Date: 
Friday, April 24, 2015 10:00 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
Rutland Free Library
City, State: 
Rutland, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

Screening and craft of Sesame Street's The Cookie Thief. In this episode, a brand new museum has opened on Sesame Street, the Museum of Modern Cookie!

Featured Event: 
No

Dinosaur Trail: Exploring the Outdoors

Event Title: 
Dinosaur Trail: Exploring the Outdoors
Subtitle: 
Screen & Craft
Date: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 10:30 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
Jaquith Public Library
Address: 
122 School Street
City, State: 
Marshfield, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

PBS KIDS is partnering with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), to inspire families to “Explore the Outdoors,”  Join us for a screening & craft of a Dinosaur Train episode designed to encourage kids and families to explore the outdoors and discover nature.

Featured Event: 
No

The ODD Squad & PLUM Landing

Event Title: 
The ODD Squad & PLUM Landing
Subtitle: 
Screen & Craft
Date: 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 3:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Brownell Library
City, State: 
Essex Jct.
Source: 
Community Cinema
Kids event
Description: 

Craft and screening of the following ODD Squad episode: "Sound Check" and an episode of Plum Landing which follows the adventures of Plum, a video game designer from the desolate Planet Blorb who longs to experience nature.

Featured Event: 
No

Dinosaur Trail: Exploring the Outdoors

Event Title: 
Dinosaur Trail: Exploring the Outdoors
Subtitle: 
Screen & Craft
Date: 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 11:00 am
Location: 
Brownell Library
City, State: 
Essex Jct.
Source: 
Kids event
Description: 

PBS KIDS is partnering with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), to inspire families to “Explore the Outdoors,”  Join us for a screening & craft of a Dinosaur Train episode designed to encourage kids and families to explore the outdoors and discover nature.

Featured Event: 
No

Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies

Event Title: 
Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
UVM, Carpenter Auditorium, Given Building
Address: 
UVM College of Medicine, 89 Beaumont Ave.
City, State: 
Burlington, Vermont
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies.  A three-part, six-hour documentary directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman and executive produced by Ken Burns, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. This “biography” of cancer covers its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the 20th century to cure, control and conquer cancer. The project matches the epic scale of cancer, reshaping the way the public sees cancer and stripping away some of the fear and misunderstanding that has long surrounded it. The series is a both a riveting historical documentary, an engrossing and intimate vérité film that focuses on current patients, and a scientific report

Featured Event: 
No

Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies

Event Title: 
Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 5:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Northwest Medical Center's Confernce Center, Green Mountain Room (CR #1).
Address: 
113 Fairfield Street
City, State: 
St. Albans, Vermont
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies.  A three-part, six-hour documentary directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman and executive produced by Ken Burns, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. This “biography” of cancer covers its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the 20th century to cure, control and conquer cancer. The project matches the epic scale of cancer, reshaping the way the public sees cancer and stripping away some of the fear and misunderstanding that has long surrounded it. The series is a both a riveting historical documentary, an engrossing and intimate vérité film that focuses on current patients, and a scientific report

Featured Event: 
No

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