- Aug 6
Reception: Saturday August 10th, 10:30am – 12pm Coffee and morning snacks will be served. Join us for art and coffee after the Farmer’s Market! All shows are free and open to the public. Leslie Bell founded the Paletteers in Barre, Vermont in 1957. Initially, the Paletteers held extremely popular annual summer art shows and hundreds attended. Like current “pop-up” events; artwork was displayed outside in Barre City Park on a snow fence. Exhibitors had to break down the show each evening a...
- Aug 16
Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys….The Circus Is Coming To Town! Don’t miss Circus Smirkus, Vermont’s award-winning, traveling youth circus, where kids – ages 11 to 18 – are the stars, featured in aerial acts, high-wire, clowning, juggling and so much more! This year, Circus Smirkus proudly presents a celebration of the grand American tradition of the “Carnival!” Inspired by the elegance of the carousel ride, the thrill of the roller coaster, and games of chance and skill, our amazin...
- Aug 19
Bestselling Vermont author Katherine Arden and debut Rhode Island author K Chess discuss their books, "The Winter of the Witch" and "Famous Men Who Never Lived," respectively, and talk about women writing science fiction and fantasy, at this meeting of Bear Pond's SciFi+ Book Club! Free and open to the public. The books are available at the bookstore for a 15% discount. Drop-ins are welcome to the SciFi+ (Science Fiction Plus) book club!