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Makers: Women in Space

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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.

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Makers: Women in Comedy

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Makers: Women in Comedy
Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 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 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.

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Makers: Women of Hollywood

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Makers: Women of Hollywood
Date: 
Wednesday, September 24, 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 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.

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CEO Search Committee Meeting

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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

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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
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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.

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PLUM Landing

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Tue, 09/09/2014 - Tue, 09/30/2014
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Ken Burns' The Address

Event Title: 
Ken Burns' The Address
Date: 
Monday, November 3, 2014 6:00 pm
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Location: 
Equinox Village
City, State: 
Manchester Center, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Preview and discuss Ken Burn's The Address.

Ken Burns tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of Greenwood, whose students, boys ages 11-17, all face a range of complex learning differences, the film also unlocks the history, context and importance of President Lincoln’s most powerful address.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Story of the Jews with Simon Schama & Tales From a Yiddish Theatre

Event Title: 
Story of the Jews with Simon Schama & Tales From a Yiddish Theatre
Date: 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 7:30 pm
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Location: 
Middlebury College
Address: 
Axinn Center 100
City, State: 
Middlebury, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama and clips the Vermont PBS production of Tales From a Yiddish Theatre.

Noted historian, author and critic Simon Schama explores the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day in this new five-part series. Also clips from the Vermont PBS production of Tales From a Yiddish Theatre.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
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Story of the Jews with Simon Schama & Tales From a Yiddish Theatre

Event Title: 
Story of the Jews with Simon Schama & Tales From a Yiddish Theatre
Date: 
Saturday, November 15, 2014 6:00 pm
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Location: 
Congregation Beth El
Address: 
107 Adams Street
City, State: 
Bennington, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Screening & discussion of The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama and clips the Vermont PBS production of Tales From a Yiddish Theatre.

Noted historian, author and critic Simon Schama explores the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day in this new five-part series. Also clips from the Vermont PBS production of Tales From a Yiddish Theatre.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Vermont PBS names new President & CEO

Vermont PBS Board Chair Rob Hofmann is pleased to announce the appointment of Holly Groschner as President and CEO. Read more...

Makin’ Friends With Ryan Miller - Season 2 Online Now!

Vermont transplant and Guster frontman Ryan Miller seeks out far-fetched friends across the state! Available exclusively online.

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