Next Avenue

Headline: 
Next Avenue
Body: 

A new PBS site for America's booming 50+ population as they plan for a new life stage.

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Start Date: 
Monday, July 30, 2012
End Date: 
Monday, May 26, 2014
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6

VPT Community Council Meeting

Date: 
Friday, October 12, 2012 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: 
Vermont Public Television Studios
Address: 
204 Ethan Allen Avenue
City, State: 
Colchester, VT
Phone: 
802-654-3688
Source: 
Community Council
Description: 


The public is welcome.
More information: Chuck Pizer, 802-654-3688

Featured Event: 
Yes

Online Games for Kids

Headline: 
Lifelong Learning
Body: 
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
End Date: 
Monday, June 20, 2016
Order (Weight): 
10

OJ 1006 Seg 3

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1006
Zone: 
Segments
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Yankee Sportsman’s Classic
Body: 
By mid-January, many hunters and anglers in the North Country suffer from a severe case of cabin fever. However, there is a cure. For thousands of people The Yankee Sportsman’s Classic is just what the doctor ordered. For 20 years this three-day event showcases what we love about the outdoors. And brings it indoors at the Robert E. Miller Expo Center on the Champlain Valley Fairgrounds in Essex Junction.
Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2242481251/?starttime=1150000&end=1542
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Order: 
3

OJ 1006 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1006
Zone: 
Segments
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Fairlee Marsh Wildlife Management Area
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Located in the east-central Vermont town for which it’s named, the 60 acre Fairlee Marsh Wildlife Management Area is located where the outlet of Lake Morey empties into the Connecticut River. Over half of the WMA is wetland habitat, making it an important area to both resident and migratory birds.
Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2242481251/?starttime=883000&end=1150
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Order: 
2

OJ 1006 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1006
Zone: 
Segments
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Otter Creek Classic
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After a long, dull winter, opening day of trout season in Vermont is welcomed with open arms by anglers across the state. While many Vermonters follow opening-day traditions that are decades old, others are starting new traditions. In 2009, a fun catch-and-release tournament was created in the Middlebury area, and for a growing number of passionate fly fishermen, the Otter Creek Classic is fast becoming an annual rite of spring.
Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2242481251/?starttime=85000&end=883
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1

Dine at Leunig's, Support VPT

Date: 
Sunday, June 17, 2012 (All day)
Event Image: 
Location: 
Leunig's Bistro & Cafe
Address: 
115 Church Street
City, State: 
Burlington, VT
Phone: 
(802) 863-3759
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

As if you need an excuse to eat out! Here's a tasty idea: Dine at Leunig's Bistro & Cafe in downtown Burlington on Sunday, June 17, and Leunig's will donate 10 percent of sales of all meals and beverages to Vermont Public Television! On that day Leunig's will raffle off a gift certificate for a Dinner for Two on a future visit.

Already have Father's Day plans? Buy a Leunig's Community Partner discount dining card in the month of June, and Leunig's will donate 50 percent of the proceeds to VPT.  The partner card entitles the purchaser to a 20% discount on food on all succeeding visits for a full year!

Don't miss this opportunity to support VPT and enjoy a fabulous meal at Leunig's!

 

Featured Event: 
Yes

OJ 1005 Seg 3

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1005
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Vermont Big Game Trophy Club
Body: 

It's only human nature to keep records of outstanding achievements, and hunting is no exception. In 2008 the Vermont Big Game Trophy Club became the official record keeper of the top deer, moose, bear and wild turkeys in the state. Each year the club holds a Trophy Show & Awards Banquet that showcases some of the biggest big game animals ever taken in Vermont. While Vermont is seldom thought of as a top trophy-producing state, a visit to this event will open your eyes to some of the remarkable big game animals that roams the woods and fields of Green Mountain state.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2240147387/?starttime=1016000&end=1543
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Order: 
3

OJ 1005 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1005
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Pine Mountain WMA
Body: 

The Pine Mountain Wildlife Management Area is a very unique property. Not only for the variety of habitat but the fact that it encompasses 4 towns and two counties within the state. Pine Mountain itself along with most of the nearly 2300-acre wildlife management area is located in the town of Topsham. However substantial portions are also located in the towns of Newbury, Ryegate and Groton, and the WMA straddles the Caledonia and Orange County lines. The size and diversity of wildlife and habitat types makes Pine Mountain an attractive place to visit for a variety of reasons. It also features several access points, making it easy for visitors to enjoy the WMA year round.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2240147387/?starttime=759000&end=1015
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Order: 
2

OJ 1005 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1005
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Shed Hunt
Body: 

Since prehistoric times, man has had a fascination with antlers. Deer and moose annually shed their antlers in the winter only to grow larger ones in the spring and summer. Every shed antler is unique, and every one holds a story about the animal that produced it and how it was found. Hunting for shed moose antlers in particular has become a popular activity in Vermont, although it can often seem like exersize in futility. Even where moose are abundant, sheds are far and few between. But some shed hunters have begun using dogs to help find these north-woods treasures.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/2240147387/?starttime=85000&end=756
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Order: 
1

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