Ongoing events, classes and workshops in southern Vermont



Windham County

BMAC new exhibits

Five Exhibits

Info: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center's new exhibits Contemporary Artists vs. The Masters, Visions From the Edge, In Flow-Motion, Are You Here? and Wishing For the Moon on view through June 13. BMAC will offer free admission Thursday afternoons beginning at 2 p.m. and guided tours every Saturday at 2 p.m. For information visit or call 802-257-0124. Located at the intersection of Main Street and Routes 119 and 142 and is wheelchair accessible.

Children's Art Show

Info: Through April 27 at The River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro. Featuring the work of children from Joslyn Haineswood's home childcare and art from other local childcare programs. 802-871-5418.

Art Exhibit

Info: The Grammar School fifth graders' art on display at Katy's Great Food, 118 Main St., Putney, Monday, Thursday, Friday 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

Art Exhibit

Info: Karen Becker exhibit of mono-prints, watercolors, pastels and oils at the Putney Public Library, 55 Main St., Putney, through May. Monday-Friday 10:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free.

Bennington County

3D Digital: Here and Now

Info: Through June 15. Be amazed, learn have fun. Bennington Museum, 75 Main St., Bennington. 802-447-1571.

Art Exhibit

Greg Winterhalter

Info: Professor Winterhalter's work on display through May 4 in the Burgdorff Gallery, Southern Vermont College open Monday through Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. 982 Mansion Dr., Bennington.

Utopia Is No Place

Info: 1-2 p.m. Curator's Talk. Utopia is No Place, Utopia is Process at Bennington College's Usdan gallery. Exhibit up through Thursday, May 12. Video art, site-specific installation, D.I.Y. printing press and more. 802-440-4549. 1 College Drive, Bennington.

Over the Border


'The Crucible'

Info: April 16-May 5. Fridays 8 p.m.; Saturdays 2 and 8 p.m.; Sundays 2 p.m. Hubbard Hall Center for the Arts and Education, 25 Main St., Cambridge., N.Y. Tickets at or 518-677-2495. $25 general, $10 students.


Photography Exhibit

Info: Through May 7, Natasha Hanna Photography, "On the Cusp"Everyday scenes transformed with digital artistry at Nina's Nook. 125A Avenue A, Turners Falls, Mass. Open Thursday-Saturday noon to 5 p.m. 413-834-8800.

An Evening of Dance

Info: 7:30 p.m. April 20-23, main Theatre, Redfern Arts Center, 90 Wyman Way, Keene, N.H. $10 general/$8 senior citizens/ $6 KSC students. 603-358-2168, or

Great Hall Art Display

Info: Annette Spaulding shares her underwater adventures and discoveries scuba diving in the Connecticut River. Art display through May 28. Vintage Powerhouse: Cabot Station - a one hundred year retrospective. Great Fall Discovery Centers, 2 Ave. A, Turners Falls, Mass. 413-863-3221


Windham County

River Gallery School:

April 18-22: Monday - Friday,9 a.m. - Noon. Vacation Art Camp. Your child can enjoy a week of drawing, printmaking, painting, sculpture, and more. Snacks will be provided. Space is limited. Ages 6 - 12. $160 per week or $35 per day

April 18-20: Landscape, 9:30 a.m.-Noon with Jason Alden. Working with oils, charcoal and pastel, we will work from several locations in Brattleboro. $145

April 16 and 17: Rustic Jewelry, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. with Denny Immergut. Learn the basics of make jewelry with strong Native American and African influences. Tools and materials will be supplied. $125

Up-Cycle! with Amy Enoch

April 18, 19 and 20 : Mon.,Tue., Wed. 1–3 p.m. Ages 10 years old and up. Design a unique and functional item from your worn old jeans, jackets, sweaters, neckties,etc. Learn the basics of using a sewing machine. Or make a simple denim bag. $65

April 20, 21, 22: 1-4 p.m. – Build Rustic Furniture With Ross Smart. Use hand tools and local wood to craft a variety of rustic furniture. For ages 12 to Adult. $135

Collage with Paper

with Amy Enoch

April 21 and 22: Thurs. and Fri. 1–3 p.m. Ages 10 years old and up. Design unique collages with colorful paper and images. Students are encouraged to bring their own paper and images if they wish. $45

April 23 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Watercolor: Everyone Can Paint! with Walter Cudnohufsky. Demonstrations will be interspersed with small practice paintings and then a larger painting. The class is for the absolute beginner and/or the more accomplished long time painter. Minimum age thirteen, if unaccompanied. All materials supplied. The subject will be either barns or fruits/vegetables. $135

April 28-May 6 Noon: 2:30 p.m. – Assemblage with Helen Schmidt. Use found objects and repurposed materials to create assemblage sculptures. $175

April 18, 19, 20 : 1-3 p.m., Up-Cycle! With Amy Enoch. Bring from home loved but worn garments and learn the basics of using a sewing machine, to make these garments new again! For ages 10 years and up. $75.

April 21, 22: 1-3 p.m. – Collage with Paper With Amy Enoch. Each student will design unique collages with colorful and dynamic paper and images. For ages 10 years and up. $50.

32 Main St., Suite 201; 802-257-1577;

Add Color to Your Life, Watercolor Classes

Info: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturdays, May 7, 14, 21, 28, in Westminster West. $99 for 4 classes, $35 single as space permits. Karen Becker 802-387-4897. Learn to draw and paint with watercolors, includes recommendations for creating a complete traveling mini studio. Beginners welcome, ample instruction.

Bennington County

Improv! Improv! Improv! Info: 6-8 p.m. April 10-May 16. Taught by Todd Hielt, Six-week workshop at the Dorset Playhouse. $10 per session (members $8) or $50 (members $45) for the entire session. Classes are limited so sign up early. For information, or to reserve your spot, call 802-867-5570 or email


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