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

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Community Cinema: More Than a Month

Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 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 "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

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VTW - Yankee Ruling

Series: 
Vermont This Week
Episode #: 
3016
Zone: 
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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!

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Downton Abbey Preview Screening, Manchester

Date: 
Friday, January 6, 2012 7:00 pm
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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!

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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

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Nov 2011 Legislative Economic Review

Series: 
Vermont This Week
Episode #: 
3008
Zone: 
Generic Left
Header: 
Nov. 2011 Legislative Economic Review
Body: 

Economic and Revenue Review for the Vermont State Legislature.
Prepared by Rockler, Kavet & Associates LLC.
 

John King Hall of Fame Induction

Vermont Public Television is proud of President & CEO John King's induction into the Vermont Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame. King was inducted November 19, 2011, and joins an distinguished group of individuals who have demonstrated excellence throughout their careers, have enhanced the broadcasting industry and have contributed to the betterment of their communities. King joined VPT in 1987 and became President and CEO in 1998.

Vermont Public Television Bennington Celebration

Date: 
Friday, December 2, 2011 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: 
CAPA (Center for the Advancement of Public Action) Building, Bennington College
Address: 
1 College Drive
City, State: 
Bennington, VT
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Vermont Public Television president John King invites you to celebrate the launch of digital channels 46 Pownal and 30 Manchester. The new channels will bring VPT HD, VPT Create and VPT World to Bennington Co. viewers who receive TV over the air.

Light refreshments will be served, and you can enjoy a sampler of VPT stories from Bennington County.

Space is limited. Please RSVP to jgordon@vpt.org or 1-800-639-3351.

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Walk to Help Rachel Live

Date: 
Sunday, November 13, 2011 1:00 pm
Location: 
Chase Mill Building on Mill Street
City, State: 
Burlington, Vt.
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

Rachel Phillips, who has a rare disorder called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, tells her story in VPT's current season of Emerging Science in an episode on regenerative medicine. The fundraising walk is to help her raise the funds for surgery. To find out more.

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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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