VPT Public Screening: Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! CAT-EBRATION

Event Title: 
VPT Public Screening: Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! CAT-EBRATION
Date: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 10:00 am
Event Image: 
Location: 
South Burlington Community Library
Address: 
540 Dorset St
City, State: 
South Burlington, VT
Phone: 
Meg Paquette 802-652-7080
Source: 
Kids event
VPT sponsored
Featured Event: 
No

VPT Public Screening: POV: American Promise

Event Title: 
VPT Public Screening: POV: American Promise
Date: 
Thursday, March 20, 2014 4:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
University of Vermont
Address: 
Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building
City, State: 
Burlington, VT
Phone: 
Laurie M. Gelles 802-656-9605
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Black History Month
Description: 

This film spans 13 years as Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson, middle-class African-American parents in Brooklyn, N.Y.., turn their cameras on their son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, who make their way through one of the most prestigious private schools in the country. Chronicling the boys' divergent paths from kindergarten through high school graduation at Manhattan's Dalton School, this documentary presents complicated truths about America's struggle to come of age on issues of race, class and opportunity.

Featured Event: 
No

VPT Public Screening: POV: Brooklyn Castle

Event Title: 
CANCELED! VPT Public Screening: POV: Brooklyn Castle
Date: 
Monday, March 17, 2014 6:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Rutland High School
Address: 
22 Stratton Rd.
City, State: 
Rutland, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Black History Month
Description: 

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Imagine a school where the cool kids are the chess team. Welcome to I.S. 318. “Brooklyn Castle” tells the stories of five members of the chess team at a below-the-poverty-line inner city junior high school that has won more national championships than any other in the country. The film follows the challenges these kids face in their personal lives — and on the chessboard — and is as much about the sting of their losses as it is about anticipation of their victories. By Katie Dellamaggiore.

This event is free and open to the public.

Featured Event: 
No

Black History Screenings

Headline: 
Black History Screenings
Body: 

Vermont Public Television is holding free screenings in February, March and April in commemoration of Black History Month.

Image: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 6, 2014
End Date: 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Order (Weight): 
0

Board Governance Committee

Event Title: 
Board Governance Committee
Date: 
Monday, March 10, 2014 3:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Via Conference Call
Source: 
Board of Directors
Featured Event: 
No

OJ 1205 seg 4

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1205
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Bald Eagle Survey
Body: 

Since 1979 volunteers have been keeping tabs on bald eagles as part of Vermont Audubon’s annual winter bald eagle survey. To learn more about the important role of citizen science in the state we went out with a group of volunteers during the 2014 bald eagle survey.

Start Time: 
1350
End Time: 
1558
Image: 
Order: 
4

OJ 1205 seg 3

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1205
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Bob Klein and the Nature Conservancy
Body: 

For more than 30 years Bob Klein was the director of the Vermont Chapter of The Nature Conservancy. From the Little Otter Creek Wildlife Management Area in Ferrisburg to Victory Bog in the Northeast Kingdom, the Conservancy has helped protect an array of natural areas and unique habitats critical to threatened and endangered species. Bob shares some of his thoughts about conservation as we paddle the waters of Little Otter Creek.

Start Time: 
902
End Time: 
1344
Image: 
Order: 
3

OJ 1205 seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1205
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Shooting Ranges
Body: 

It wasn't that long ago that sighting in your rifle or practicing you wing shooting skills was as simple as heading to your back yard or the nearest sand pit. For much of Vermont those days are over. Because of this the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is expanding their efforts to provide hunters and shooting sport enthusiasts with safe and environmentally responsible places to shoot.

Start Time: 
456
End Time: 
893
Image: 
Order: 
2

OJ 1205 seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1205
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Free Ice Fishing Day
Body: 

Gina learns how to ice fish at Vermont’s first free ice fishing festival.

Start Time: 
80
End Time: 
446
Image: 
Order: 
1

Board of Directors Meeting

Event Title: 
Board of Directors Meeting
Date: 
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 1:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Vermont Public Television Studios
Address: 
204 Ethan Allen Avenue
City, State: 
Colchester, VT 05446
Source: 
Board of Directors
Description: 

At an open meeting of the Board of Directors, the Audit Committee presented its findings on the CPB matter and recommended certain open meeting compliance measures, which the Board subsequently adopted. During the meeting, the Committee distributed a short summary of the Committee's review and findings, as well as a complete list of past meetings held in closed session.

Minutes

Featured Event: 
No

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