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ONGOING EVENTS


"Quantum" A Heavenly Group Exhibition
Date: Tuesday, March 12 - Tuesday, April 15
Time: 10:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild, 430 Railroad St, St Johnsbury, VT

Solar Eclipse Adult Cookie Decorating Party
Date: Saturday, April 6, 2025
Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Three Branches, 28 Cross St.- #210, Brighton



UPCOMING EVENTS


Community Book Discussion: "Last Night at the Telegraph Club"
Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Flip Fabrique
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Alumni Gym, Vermont State University, Lyndon, 1001 College Road Lyndonville, VT

April Cookbook Club
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: North Danville Brainerd Memorial Library, 4215 Bruce Badger Memorial, North Danville, VT

The Trail to Oregon
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Vermont State University, 1001 College Road, Lyndon, VT

Breaking Bread. Building Hope.
Date: Friday, April 19, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: United Community Church, Main St, St Johnsbury, VT

Kingdom Maple Festival Pancake Breakfast
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: United Community Church, 1325 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Kingdom Maple Festival Yard Sale & Bake Sale
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury American Legion Post 58 Auxiliary, 12 Maple Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Kingdom Maple Festival Sweet Treat Fair
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Chart Reading for Knitting Patterns
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: The Yarn Bank, 1194 Main Street, Suite 102, St. Johnsbury, VT

St. Johnsbury Maple History Tour
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Depot, 51 Depot Square, St. Johnsbury, VT

Fellow Pynins
Date: Sunday, April 21, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: United Community Church, 1325 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Poetry and Music: Judith Janoo and Linda Schneck
Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Rambling Repair: Mending My Way from Burlington to Bar Harbor on a Bike
Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Taste of the Kingdom
Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Jay Peak Resort, 830 Jay Peak Rd, Jay, VT

North Country Chorus Sings Bernstein
Date: Friday, April 26, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: South Church, 1052 Main Street, St.Johnsbury, VT

Catamount Arts Bluegrass Night - Erica Brown and the Bluegrass Connection
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: United Community Church, 1325 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT

Dali Quartet
Date: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, April 29, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

Home School Book Fair
Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Time: 10:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

NEK Job Fest
Date: Friday, May 3, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Fenton Chester Ice Arena, 145 College Street, Lyndonville, VT

Little League Opening Day 2024
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Fisher Field, Lyndonville, Vt

Spring Volunteer Cleanup Day
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Mountain View Farm Animal Sanctuary, 3383 Darling Hill Rd, East Burke, VT

Spring Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Hazen Union School, 126 Hazen Union Drive, Hardwick, VT

3rd Annual Rail Trail & Ale 5K
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location: Goodfella's Restaurant and Tavern, 59 Parker Rd, Danville, VT

Rockin' Out for Humanity Benefit Dance
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location: Elk's Lodge, 3736, US Rte 5, Derby, VT

Spring Dance Recital & NHSDA Induction Ceremony
Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

Mountain Mania Table Top Game Convention
Date: Friday, May 10 - Sunday, May 12
Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Burke Mountain Resort, 2559 Mountain Road, East Burke, Vermont

Prydein and the Catamount Pipe Band
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

OSSU Art in Bloom
Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: The Highland Center for Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Kingdom Animal Shelter Yard Sale
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Butler's Bus Service, 231 Red Village Road, Lyndonville, VT

Legislative Breakfast
Date: Monday, May 20, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

LYBS Opening Day 2024
Date: Friday, May 24, 2024
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Fisher Field, 36 Hill St, Lyndonville, Vt

Horse Pulls @ OCF Memorial Day Event
Date: Saturday, May 25, 2024
Time: 8:00 am
Location: Vermont's Orleans County Fair, 278 Roaring Brool Rd., Orleans, VT

2024 Caledonia Home & Garden Show
Date: Friday, May 31 - Sunday, June 2
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: 1 Back Fairground Rd,Caledonia County Fairgrounds, Lyndonville

Ninja Mountain Bike Clinic
Date: Saturday, June 1 - Sunday, June 2
Time: 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Kingdom Trails, 2099 Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT

St. Johnsbury School Out of Darkness Campus Walk to Prevent Suicide
Date: Saturday, June 1, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: St. Johnsbury School, 257 Western Ave, St Johnsbury, VT

Comedian Bob Marley Show
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: The Highland Center for Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, VT

Elevate Mountain Bike Festival
Date: Friday, June 14 - Sunday, June 16
Time: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: Kingdom Trails, 478 VT-114, East Burke, VT

Knick It Summer Dance Camp
Date: Wednesday, June 19 - Friday, June 21
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

Make Music Day in St. Johnsbury
Date: Friday, June 21, 2024
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: United Community Church, 1325 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT

KG7
Date: Saturday, June 22 - Sunday, June 23
Time: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: The Kingdom Graveleur, Kirby Mountain Rd, Concord, VT

Founders Celebration Dog Party
Date: Saturday, June 22, 2024
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Dog Mountain, 143 Parks Rd., St. Johnsbury, VT

Viking Cheer Summer Camp
Date: Monday, June 24 - Thursday, June 27
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Lyndon Institute, 168 Institute Circle, Lyndon Center, VT

55th Annual Burklyn Summer Craft Fair
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2024
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Wildflower Inn, 2059 Darling Hill Rd, Lyndonville, VT

Joep Beving in Concert
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, VT


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Community Book Discussion: "Last Night at the Telegraph Club"

Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Dr. Alan Berolzheimer, Vermont Humanities Scholar, as he leads a community book discussion of the Vermont Reads Book.

 



Food will be provided, and finishing the book is not required.

This Vermont Reads event is sponsored by Vermont Humanities, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities, St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, St. Johnsbury Community Hub, and the Northeast Prevention Coalition.

This event is free, ADA accessible and open to the public.

 



Location:  St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: St. Johnsbury Atheneum
Email: Adele West-Fisher at awestfisher@stjathenaeum.org




Flip Fabrique

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm

A circus company based in Québec, Canada. Born out of the dreams and the friendship of circus performers in 2011, this troupe is renowned around the world for its beloved production setting astonishing feats to true visual poetry.



Presented By: KCP Presents.

Tickets: $56, $45, $34, $16, Students tickets are free
Ticket prices include sales tax but do not include any applicable fees.

Save 20% when you buy by February 24. Discount is automatically reflected when you choose your seats.

Seniors and Catamount Arts members save $3.00 when ordering in person with ID at the box office.

Season Passes are available by calling the box office.



Location:  Alumni Gym, Vermont State University, Lyndon, 1001 College Road Lyndonville, VT
Contact: Catamount Arts
Phone: 802-748-2600
Website: www.catamountarts.org



April Cookbook Club

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 6:30 pm

A tasty twist on the regular book club idea. See our post with more information about this cookbook club!



Event by North Danville Brainerd Memorial Library.



Location:  North Danville Brainerd Memorial Library, 4215 Bruce Badger Memorial, North Danville, VT
Contact: North Danville Brainerd Memorial Library
Phone: (802) 424-1403




The Trail to Oregon

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This story follows an all-American family and their journey on the Oregon Trail in the style of the iconic video game. Be prepared to name the family, interact with the story, and watch their journey from Independence, Missouri all the way to Oregon!



Our show is open to the public!  Entry by donation. Free to students with ID.
Please note that this show is RATED R and may not be appropriate for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised.

Lyndon’s Twilight Players preform this Starkid Production.



Location:  Vermont State University, 1001 College Road, Lyndon, VT
Contact: Vermont State University
Phone: (802) 728-1100




Breaking Bread. Building Hope.

Date: Friday, April 19, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Mark your calendars now --- and make your reservations early --- for our upcoming dinner event Breaking Bread. Building Hope. We are remembering the past 17 years of our work in the Northeast Kingdom --- and celebrating all of the wonderful volunteers who made it possible.



Buffet Dinner by Sunshine Catering.  Desserts by SJA Culinary Arts.  Entertainment by Barry Hayes.
Suggested donation $25/person.  Reservations recommended by April 5th.
Proceeds go to our Critical Home Repair and Aging in Place Programs.

Event by Upper Valley Habitat for Humanity in the NEK.



Location:  United Community Church, Main St, St Johnsbury, VT
Contact: United Community Church
Phone: 802-751-1212
Email: info@nekhabitat.org




Kingdom Maple Festival Pancake Breakfast

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am

$7.00 per person for all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausages, coffee, juice, and fruit. GF pancakes are available.



Proceeds support the Church's "raise the roof" fund.  Hosted by United Community Church.



Location:  United Community Church, 1325 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: United Community Church
Phone: (802) 748-2603




Kingdom Maple Festival Yard Sale & Bake Sale

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Featuring maple products.



Hosted by St. Johnsbury American Legion Post 58 Auxiliary.
Proceeds benefit local veterans.



Location:  St. Johnsbury American Legion Post 58 Auxiliary, 12 Maple Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: St. Johnsbury American Legion Post 58 Auxiliary
Phone: (802) 748-9737




Kingdom Maple Festival Sweet Treat Fair

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Live Music and 45+ Vendors Serving Up Delicious Treats, Homemade Crafts & More!



Location:  Railroad Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Discover St. Johnsbury
Phone: (802) 748-8575




Chart Reading for Knitting Patterns

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Charts can be intimidating, and some patterns only have charts. In this class we will learn to read different kinds of charts: colorwork, lace and cables and work on a dish cloth or afghan square together. We’ll talk about ways to convert charts for people who prefer to knit from written instructions. Join us and never be intimidated by charts again!



Supplies needed: two colors of worsted weight (size 4) yarn and the appropriate size needles you prefer for back and forth knitting, and your knitting notebooks or a pad of paper.



Location:  The Yarn Bank, 1194 Main Street, Suite 102, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: The Yarn Bank
Phone: (802) 748-2265




St. Johnsbury Maple History Tour

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The bus tour will be led by maple industry historian and author Dr. Matthew Thomas, the leading expert on the history of the Cary Maple Sugar and Maple Grove companies. Learn about the people and places responsible for St. Johnsbury being named the Maple Center of the World.



This tour is offered as special event.  Cost: $75.00.  Advanced registration is required. Limited to the first 50 registrations.  Starting and ending at the St. Johnsbury Depot.



Location:  St. Johnsbury Depot, 51 Depot Square, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Discover/St. Johnsbury Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 802-748-8575




Fellow Pynins

Date: Sunday, April 21, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm

Fellow Pynins is an award winning contemporary transatlantic folk duo with a keen and bucolic sense of vocal harmony and song craft. The live performance is a whimsically emotional escapade through the chasms of our, yes, feelings.  Wielding claw-hammer banjo, Irish bouzouki, mandolin, and acoustic guitar the duo sings predominantly original music as well as reworked traditional ballads gathered from their travels.



Tickets: $25 all seats.



Location:  United Community Church, 1325 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Catamount Arts
Phone: 802-748-2600




Poetry and Music: Judith Janoo and Linda Schneck

Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Poet Judith Janoo and harpist and pianist Linda Schneck will collaborate to present a unique event combining poetry and music. The music repertoire includes compositions by several classical and contemporary artists such as Chopin, Brahms, Paul Simon, and Linda Schneck.



This event is free, ADA accessible, and open to the public.



Location:  St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: St. Johnsbury Atheneum
Phone: 802-748-8291
Email: inform@stjathenaeum.org




Rambling Repair: Mending My Way from Burlington to Bar Harbor on a Bike

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Over the course of four weeks this spring, Elena Brotz will be biking from Burlington, Vermont to Bar Harbor, Maine and stopping at 11 libraries along the way to share free community workshops on Mending and Textile Repair.

In each town, Elena will sit down with community members to stitch, darn, patch, and gain new stories and visions of what mending is all about.

Come meet Elena at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum for a workshop and see what you can create together!

 

 



BYOD: Bring your own dinner!

This event is free.  ADA accessible and open to the public.



Location:  St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: St. Johnsbury Atheneum
Phone: (802) 748-8291
Email: inform@stjathenaeum.org.




Taste of the Kingdom

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us to enjoy local food and drink, live music, a silent auction, and a raffle! 



All proceeds support Green Mountain Farm-to-School’s work to strengthen our local food system and increase food access. (In the Foeger Ballroom)

Tickets: $30 individual, $55 for two, kids free.  Purchase tickets at www.gmfts.org/tok-2024

Event by Green Mountain Farm-to-School.



Location:  Jay Peak Resort, 830 Jay Peak Rd, Jay, VT
Contact: Jay Peak Resort
Phone: 802-988-2611
Email: info@jaypeakresort.com
Website: www.gmfts.org/tok-2024



North Country Chorus Sings Bernstein

Date: Friday, April 26, 2024
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Come hear the North Country Chorus sing works by Leonard Bernstein, including selections from "Mass", West Side Story, and Candide. Also featuring Halcyon Chorale and North Country Youth Chorus.



Admission by donation.

Event  by North Country Chorus.



Location:  South Church, 1052 Main Street, St.Johnsbury, VT
Contact: South Church
Phone: 802-748-3315
Email: scc3315@myfairpoint.net




Catamount Arts Bluegrass Night - Erica Brown and the Bluegrass Connection

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm

Bluegrass Night will be hosted by father-daughter duo Bob & Sarah Amos.  Erica Brown and The Bluegrass Connection is a five-piece band features fiddler and singer Erica Brown, Matt Shipman on mandolin, Lincoln Meyers on guitar, Eli Gilbert on banjo and Kris Day on bass.



Admission: Free (donations gratefully accepted).



Location:  United Community Church, 1325 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Catamount Arts
Phone: 802-748-2600




Dali Quartet

Date: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Time: 3:00 pm

Acclaimed for their sensitive, balanced, and warm ensemble playing of the classical canon, this string quartet also shines in its exuberance and high-spirited performance of Latin American works.



Tickets available at the door (cash or check) on our website.

Season pass - $60.  General admission - $20.  Senior (65+) - $16.  Student - $6.  Special Rate:  We believe that classical music should be available to evereyone.  Just request the special rate.  No questions asked.



Location:  South Church Hall, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Northeast Classical Series
Phone: 802-748-9309; 802-748-7135; 802-274-5322
Website: www.nekclassicalseries.org



Legislative Breakfast

Date: Monday, April 29, 2024
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am

The program starts with a short update from the chamber, continues with legislator reports addressing key issues and concludes wih a question-and-answer period at the end of the event.

Expected issues to be discussed include health care, labor issues, permitting concerns, housing economic and workforce development issues, taxes and fiscal policies.

The event is sponsored by the Passumpic Savings Bank, Northeast Kingdom Human Services and the Green Mountain Association of Realtors.



There is a small fee to attend and to cover the room and breakfast fee.



Location:  St. Johnsbury House,1207 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Northeast Kingdom Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 802-748-3678 or 802-626-5594
Email: director@nekchamber.com
Website: www.nekchamber.com



Home School Book Fair

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Time: 10:00 am

Celebrate your favorite books! 
• Select a favorite book
• Create a unique display based on your book
• Displays can be artwork, dioramas or backboards
• Displays could be information about the plot, setting, characters, time period and more
• Display space measures 36”W x 30” D, approximately




Space is limited to 20 participants.   Reservation info below.



Location:  St. Johnsbury Atheneum, 1171 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Becky Hatfield, Youth Services Librarian
Phone: 802-745-1391
Email: bhatfield@stjathenaeum.org

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