"Clinton" Preview Screening

Date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2012 7:00 pm
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Location: 
Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center Film House
Address: 
60 Main Street, 3rd Floor
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

In partnership with Vermont Public Television (VPT), Main Street Landing will present the exclusive Vermont premiere of the PBS biography “Clinton,” the story of America’s 42nd president, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 16 at Main Street Landings Film House. The event is free and open to the public.  

Panel Discussion:  Garrison Nelson (Professor, UVM) and Chuck Pizer (VPT)

VPT is providing local audiences the one-hour sneak peek of the “American Experience” documentary prior to its broadcast premiere Feb. 20. The documentary tells the story of a president who rose from a broken childhood in Arkansas to become one of the most successful politicians in modern time. It's a tale of a man who falls and consistently gets up, a man who refuses to be counted out.
 
Acclaimed by viewers and critics alike, American Experience documentaries have been honored with every major broadcast award, including 24 Emmy Awards, 4 duPont-Columbia Awards, and 14 George Foster Peabody Awards. 

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"Clinton" Preview Screening

Date: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 5:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Johnson State College
Address: 
207 Bentley Hall
City, State: 
Johnson, Vt.
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

In partnership with Vermont Public Television (VPT), Johnson State College will present the exclusive Vermont premiere of the PBS biography “Clinton,” the story of America’s 42nd president, at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 7th at 207 Bentley Hall. The event is free and open to the public.  

VPT is providing local audiences the one-hour sneak peek of the “American Experience” documentary prior to its broadcast premiere Feb. 20. The documentary tells the story of a president who rose from a broken childhood in Arkansas to become one of the most successful politicians in modern time. It's a tale of a man who falls and consistently gets up, a man who refuses to be counted out.
 
Acclaimed by viewers and critics alike, American Experience documentaries have been honored with every major broadcast award, including 24 Emmy Awards, 4 duPont-Columbia Awards, and 14 George Foster Peabody Awards.
Featured Event: 
Yes

VPT Board of Directors Meeting

Date: 
Monday, April 16, 2012 1:00 pm
Location: 
The Green Mountain Inn
Address: 
18 Main Street
City, State: 
Stowe, Vt.
Source: 
Board of Directors
Description: 

 

VPT Board meeting.
The public is welcome. 
More information: 1-800-639-7811
Featured Event: 
Yes

VTW - 3017 YouTube

Series: 
Vermont This Week
Episode #: 
3017
Zone: 
Generic Left
Header: 
Gov. Shumlin Press Conference
Body: 

January 25, 2012

Community Cinema: Revenge of the Electric Car

Date: 
Thursday, March 8, 2012 7:30 pm
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Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, Vt.
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Revenge of the Electric Car."

Filmmaker Chris Paine takes his film crew behind the closed doors of Nissan, GM, and the Silicon Valley start-up Tesla Motors to chronicle the story of the global resurgence of electric cars. Without using a single drop of foreign oil, this new generation of car is America’s future: fast, furious, and cleaner than ever. 

Visit the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center  website for more information.

Community Cinema is presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
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Community Cinema: More Than a Month

Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 2012 7:30 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Brattleboro Museum & Art Center
Address: 
10 Vernon Street
City, State: 
Brattleboro, Vt.
Phone: 
802-257-0124
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "More Than a Month."

Filmmaker Shukree Hassan Tilghman sets off on a cross-country campaign to end Black History Month. His tongue-in-cheek journey explores the complexity and contradictions of relegating an entire group’s history to one month in a so-called“post-racial” America.

Visit the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center  website for more information.

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro Community TV, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library

Featured Event: 
Yes

VTW - Yankee Ruling

Series: 
Vermont This Week
Episode #: 
3016
Zone: 
Generic Left
Body: 

Judge Gavin Murtha's Ruling



The Vermont Yankee nuclear plant can remain open beyond its originally scheduled shutdown date this year, despite the state's efforts to close the reactor. Read Judge Gavin Murtha's ruling here.

Downton Abbey Preview Screening, Newport

Date: 
Saturday, January 7, 2012 2:00 pm
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Location: 
Goodrich Memorial Library
Address: 
202 Main Street
City, State: 
Newport, VT
Phone: 
802-654-7902
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

VPT is offering a sneak peek of the hugely popular Masterpiece series, Downton Abbey. The one hour preview of season two will be held at the Goodrich Memorial Library in Newport on Saturday, January 7th at 2 pm. The screenings is free to the public. Hope to see you there!

Featured Event: 
Yes

Downton Abbey Preview Screening, Manchester

Date: 
Friday, January 6, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Northshire Bookstore
Address: 
4869 Main Street
City, State: 
Manchester Ctr, VT
Phone: 
(802) 362-2200
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

VPT is offering a sneak peek of the hugely popular Masterpiece series, Downton Abbey. The one hour preview of season two will be held at the Northshire Bookstore in Manchester on Friday, January 6th at 7 pm. The screening is free to the public. Hope to see you there!

Featured Event: 
Yes

VPT Board of Directors Meeting

Date: 
Monday, January 23, 2012 1:00 pm
Location: 
St. Michael's College Hall of Fame Room
City, State: 
Colchester, VT
Source: 
Board of Directors
Description: 

VPT Board meeting.
The public is welcome. 
More information: 1-800-639-7811

Featured Event: 
Yes

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