Pianos on the Point presents free concert in Middlebury

Faculty members of Pianos on the Point, a program for serious adult piano students at Point Counterpoint Camp on Lake Dunmore, will perform a concert of solo and four-hand music at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 2 Duane Court in Middlebury, on Thursday, Sept. 9, at 7:30 p.m. Featured pianists are Diana Fanning, Arielle Levioff and Michael Haigler. This performance is sponsored by Point Counterpoint Chamber Music Camp and features works by Debussy, Janáček, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and R … (read more)

Pies-only rhubarb festival to be held June 5

MIDDLEBURY — The Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society’s (CVUUS) annual Rhubarb Festival is scheduled for Saturday, June 5, from 10 a.m. to noon, and is a pies-only event. The festival, which has run for the past 10 years, is usually a much larg … (read more)

Christmas pageant shifts to Zoom

Join Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society via Zoom at cvuus.org on Saturday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m., for cuteness, chaos, costumes and Christmas cheer with a UU spin. Come be part of the joyful story with Mary, Joseph, shepherds, sheep, angels, ani … (read more)

Rajnii Eddins performs poetry in Middlebury

MIDDLEBURY — The Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society in Middlebury will join the local chapter of SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice) to present an important and powerful poetry reading and discussion with Rajnii Eddins on Monday, March 16. E … (read more)

White blazes and deep snow: tales of winter hiking

MIDDLEBURY — In celebration of the 28th anniversary of the Green Mountain Club’s Taylor Outdoor Adventure Series, the Bread Loaf Section will host speaker Mary Lou Recor on Thursday evening, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universali … (read more)

Meet Lucy, the leader of Ladies’ Night Out

MIDDLEBURY — When you’re 65 years old and have been focused on something since you were a teenager, it’s no wonder that “something” turns into more than just a hobby. For Lucy Allen Tenenbaum, that’s music — specifically singing. And, like so many lucky V … (read more)

Migrant farmworkers face food insecurity

MIDDLEBURY — Migrant farmworkers in Vermont are more likely to be food insecure than most Vermonters, but the reasons why are not as simple as having too few financial resources. A host of factors, among them long hours and a constant and justified fear o … (read more)

Local couple shares stories from their walk across Switzerland

MIDDLEBURY — The Green Mountain Club Bread Loaf section will host a special fall program Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 2 Duane Court in Middlebury In “Walking Across Switzerland: The Haute Route and t … (read more)

Doug Wilhelm’s book is 38 years in the making

WEYBRIDGE — As a young adult novelist, Doug Wilhelm knows that if you don’t pull the reader in right away, “you’re done.” Nothing is different about the way he starts his 17th and newest book, “Street of Storytellers,” which he’ll share in a discussion an … (read more)

Point CounterPoint pianists perform in Middlebury

MIDDLEBURY — Faculty members of Pianos on the Point, a new program for serious adult piano students at Point CounterPoint Camp on Lake Dunmore, will perform a concert of solo and four-hand music at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 2 Du … (read more)