POV's All the Difference

Event Title: 
POV's All the Difference
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 
POV’s All the Difference, traces the paths of two teens from the South Side of Chicago who dream of graduating from college.  The largely invisible and often crushing struggles of young African-American men come vividly
 – and heroically – to life.  Statistics predict that Robert and Krishaun will drop out of high school, but they have other plans.  
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POV's From This Day Forward

Event Title: 
POV's From This Day Forward
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 
POV’s From This Day Forward:  When director Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender, Sharon was in the awkward throes of middle school. As the Shattucks reunite to plan Sharon's wedding, she seeks a deeper understanding of how her parents' marriage, and their family, survived intact.
Featured Event: 
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Ken Burns' Defying the Nazis: The Sharp's War

Event Title: 
Ken Burns' Defying the Nazis: The Sharp's War
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Location: 
Manchester Community Library
City, State: 
Manchester, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 
Ken Burn’s Defying the Nazis:  The Sharps’ War is an account of a daring rescue mission that occurred on the precipice of World War II. It tells the previously untold story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to a life-threatening mission in Europe. Over two dangerous years they helped to save scores of imperiled Jews and refugees fleeing Nazi occupation across Europe.  
Featured Event: 
No

POV's The Return

Event Title: 
POV's The Return
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 
The Return, examines the 2012 unprecedented reform to California's "Three Strikes", shortening the sentences of thousands of "lifers." The film looks at this reform through the eyes of those on the front lines — prisoners suddenly freed, families turned upside down and attorneys and judges wrestling with an untested law.
Featured Event: 
No

Soul on Ice: Past, Present and Future

Event Title: 
Soul on Ice: Past, Present and Future
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Thursday, September 8, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Council
Description: 

Souls on Ice explores the experiences of black hockey players.  The film, which received the People's Choice Award for feature film at the Edmonton International Film Festival, delves into the black experience throughout the history of hockey and how those experiences have encouraged more participation in the game. 

See more at vermontpbs.org/jackierobinson

Featured Event: 
No

Ken Burn's Jackie Robinson

Event Title: 
Ken Burn's Jackie Robinson
Subtitle: 
Screening & Discussion
Date: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Source: 
Community Council
Description: 

Screening & discussion of Ken Burns' "Jackie Robinson." Examines the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who in 1947 lifted a nation and an entire race on his shoulders when he crossed baseball's color line. Ken Burns reveals fascinating stories about the legend's life on and off the field.

See more at vermontpbs.org/jackierobinson

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First Forum of the Major Party Candidates for Governor

Event Title: 
First Forum of the Major Party Candidates for Governor
Subtitle: 
Live on air and online!
Date: 
Monday, August 22, 2016 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Chandler Center for the Arts
City, State: 
Randolph, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

In this forum sponsored by the Vermont NEA, candidates for governor of Vermont will discuss issues related to education and other subjects. Moderated by Peter Hirschfeld (VPR) and Lola Duffort (Rutland Herald). Live from Chandler Center for the Arts in Randolph, Vermont.

Watch live at vermontpbs.org/live

Learn more at vermontpbs.org/vermontvotes!

Featured Event: 
No

Strategic Planning Committee

Date: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Vermont PBS Conference Room
Address: 
204 Ethan Allen Ave
City, State: 
Colchester
Phone: 
(802) 655-4800
Source: 
Board of Directors
Featured Event: 
No

Stowe Wine & Food Classic

Event Title: 
Stowe Wine & Food Classic
Subtitle: 
Vermont PBS is a proud media sponsor
Date: 
Friday, August 26, 2016 (All day) - Sunday, August 28, 2016 (All day)
Event Image: 
City, State: 
Stowe, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

More info at www.stowewine.com

Featured Event: 
No

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

Event Title: 
Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival
Subtitle: 
Vermont PBS is a proud media sponsor
Date: 
Saturday, August 20, 2016 (All day) - Sunday, August 28, 2016 (All day)
Event Image: 
Location: 
Various locations around Chittenden County
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

More info at www.lccmf.org

Featured Event: 
No

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