Community Cinema: Half the Sky

Date: 
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
FlynnSpace
Address: 
153 Main Street
City, State: 
Burlington, VT
Phone: 
802-652-4500
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Half the Sky."

Inspired by his best-selling Pulitzer Prize-winning book, author Nicholas Kristof and celebrity activists travel to nine countries. They witness courageous individuals who are confronting oppression and creating meaningful solutions through  health care, education, and economic empowerment for women and girls.

Panel:
LuAnn Rolley, Director, Women's Center at UVM
Annika Ljung-Baruth, UVM's Women's & Gender Studies Program
Tiffany Bluemle, Ex Director, VT Works for Women
Auburn Watersong, Economic Justice Specialist at Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

For more information on the Half the Sky Movement please visit HalftheSkyMovement.org

Visit the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts  website for more information.

Community Cinema is a presented locally as a partnership between VPT, Catamount Arts, the Flynn Center for the Performing ArtsLane Series at UVMOsher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UVM and the Rutland Free Library.

Click here to RSVP to this event on Facebook.

Featured Event: 
Yes

Community Cinema: Half the Sky

Date: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012 7:00 pm
Event Image: 
Location: 
Catamount Arts
Address: 
115 Eastern Avenue
City, State: 
St. Johnsbury, VT
Phone: 
802-748-2600
Source: 
Community Cinema
Description: 

Preview & discussion of the film "Half the Sky."

Inspired by his best-selling Pulitzer Prize-winning book, author Nicholas Kristof and celebrity activists travel to nine countries. They witness courageous individuals who are confronting oppression and creating meaningful solutions through  health care, education, and economic empowerment for women and girls.

For more information on the Half the Sky Movement please visit HalftheSkyMovement.org

Visit the Catamount Arts  website for more information.

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

Click here to RSVP to this event on Facebook.

Featured Event: 
Yes

VPT Board of Directors Meeting

Date: 
Monday, September 17, 2012 1:00 pm
Location: 
St. Michael’s College
Address: 
Hall of Fame Room
City, State: 
Colchester, VT
Phone: 
800-639-7811
Source: 
Board of Directors
Description: 

VPT Board meeting.
The public is welcome.

Featured Event: 
No

Next Avenue

Headline: 
Next Avenue
Body: 

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

Image: 
Start Date: 
Monday, July 30, 2012
End Date: 
Monday, May 26, 2014
Order (Weight): 
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: 
Image: 
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
Header: 
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
Image: 
Order: 
3

OJ 1006 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1006
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Fairlee Marsh Wildlife Management Area
Body: 
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
Image: 
Order: 
2

OJ 1006 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
1006
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Otter Creek Classic
Body: 
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
Image: 
Order: 
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

Vermont PBS educates, informs, entertains and inspires Vermonters to be lifelong learners and engaged in their community.

Sign up for the Vermont PBS Weekly

Our weekly email newsletter highlighting upcoming shows and important station news. Sign up today!

 

 

Vermont PBS Wins Most Viewed from PBS Online Film Festival!

Two winners of the fourth-annual PBS Online Film Festival were announced today. And our submission of “11 Paper Place” won most viewed!

Our Productions

Original series, specials, documentaries and web shows produced by Vermont PBS

DonorSpeak

Vermont PBS donors talk about why they love and support us!

CEO Holly Groschner is "Talkin' Vermont"

Holly is on a mission to get to know more Vermonters, what inspires them, what makes them tick, and to learn how Vermont PBS can better serve. Watch the video...

Vermont PBS PLUS!

Learn about our second HD broadcast service offering alternative programming and more content from local and regional producers.

Lifelong Learning

Our staff say why they support Vermont PBS!



Download the New PBS Video App now available on both Android and iOS platforms


Vermont PBS Announces First Recipient of Public Media Ambassador Award

Vermont PBS

204 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446
(802) 655-4800
© 2015 Vermont PBS
All Rights Reserved

Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn