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Capital City Community Calendar

Welcome to the Capital City Community Calendar. This is a comprehensive events calendar connecting our community with the wide array of events offered at in our vibrant city. If you are hosting an event in Montpelier, you are invited to list your event details here on our community calendar. Before submitting a community event, please refer to the calendar policy.

Festival & Events

  1. August Burns & Heidi Broner, New American Realism

    October 31, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 23, 2017, 5:00 PM

    August Burns & Heidi Broner, New American Realism At the T.W. Wood Gallery 46 Barre Street, Montpelier, VT October 31- December 23, 2017 The T. W. Wood Gallery at 46 Barre St in Montpelier, Vermont is pleased to announce the New American Realism exhibit of Vermont artists Heidi Broner August Burns. The exhibit runs from October 31 through December 22, with an opening reception on Thursday, November 2, from 5:00-7:00 pm. The reception is free and will offer an opportunity to meet the artists, purchase art and enjoy refreshments. There will be a Gallery Art Talk with the artists on Friday, December 1 at 6:00 pm. Broner and Burns’ will discuss their artwork followed by a time for discussion with the audience. . This show is one of the highlights of the Gallery this year and is not to be missed! . For more information contact the Gallery’s Director Ginny Callan at 802-262-6035 gcallan@twwoodgallery.org or go to www.twwoodgallery.org

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  2. Robin's Nest Nature Playgroup

    November 6, 2017, 10:00 AM - November 16, 2017, 12:00 PM @ North Branch Nature Center

    Running 11 weeks on Mondays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (note change in time), starting September 18th and ending November 27th. This in an outdoor playgroup for parents, children, and children ages 0-5. Join us for 2 hours of spontaneous play, exploration, discovery, song, nature inspired art, and oral storytelling. This playgroup offers a community experience that models ways in which the natural environment can be used as a tool for child-led learning and play. Donations welcomed. *This playgroup is based entirely outdoors. Please be prepared with water, snack, and warm clothing that is suitable for getting wet and dirty!

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  3. Robin's Nest Nature Playgroup

    November 13, 2017, 10:00 AM - November 23, 2017, 12:00 PM @ North Branch Nature Center

    Running 11 weeks on Mondays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (note change in time), starting September 18th and ending November 27th. This in an outdoor playgroup for parents, children, and children ages 0-5. Join us for 2 hours of spontaneous play, exploration, discovery, song, nature inspired art, and oral storytelling. This playgroup offers a community experience that models ways in which the natural environment can be used as a tool for child-led learning and play. Donations welcomed. *This playgroup is based entirely outdoors. Please be prepared with water, snack, and warm clothing that is suitable for getting wet and dirty!

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  4. Poets Resist: Voices of Dissent

    November 14, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ The Unitarian Church of Montpelier

    Bear Pond Books presents a night of political poetry with Reuben Jackson, Tina Escaja with her translator Kristin Dykstra, Sarah Browning, Simone John, and Burlington's Muslim Girls Making Change. Poets will read/perform poetry about the current political climate, racism, and/or injustices in our society: poems that speak to resistance! With an introduction by Vermont Poet Laureate Chard DeNiord. It is our hope that a collection of diverse and underrepresented voices will inspire hope, change, and action in this current political climate, as well as remind us of the importance of free speech and voices of dissent in a truly free democracy. Sponsored by and a benefit for the ACLU Foundation of Vermont. Co-sponsored by Goddard College. A Vermont Arts 2017 event, a program of the Vermont Arts Council. Tickets $5 - now available in the store at 77 Main Street, Montpelier, or Online at http://www.bearpondbooks.com/poets-resist-ticket

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