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Performing arts

GUILFORD CENTER "Broad Brook Anthology: Voices of Guilford Elders" by Verandah Porche: These are narratives Porche collected in her "Kitchen Talks with Guilford Elders." Their recollections, from the 1920s on, include memories of one-room schools, the hurricane of 1938, rural electrification, courtship and hardship and youthful mischief, read by some of the areas best actors and directed by Michael Fox Kennedy. This fall production is presented in association with Guilford's Monteverdi Artists Collaborative, celebrating its half-century anniversary this year. 11/25: 4 p.m. Seat cushion suggested. $10 at door or in advance. Guilford Center Meeting House, 4044 Guilford Center Rd. Advance tickets: 800-838-3006,

Farmers' markets

PUTNEY Putney Farmers' Market - 9th Annual Artisanal Marketplace : Over 30 local vendors. Live music, delicious food, fresh-picked greens, root veggies, mushrooms, herbs, preserves, chicken & duck eggs, pastured meats, grass-fed dairy, herbal remedies & body care products, fine woolens, hand-carved wooden utensils, functional ceramics, unique artisan creations, and more. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Through Sunday, December 23. Green Mountain Orchards, 130 West Hill Rd. Information:

Art walks and tours

PUTNEY Putney Craft Tour: The oldest continuing crafts tour in the country presents glass blowers, potters, jewelers, weavers, painters, woodworkers, photographers – even artisan cheesemakers, winemakers, and custom bicycle makers. Visitors are invited to come in to their studios - discover, ask questions, sip hot cider, and buy a one-of-a-kind gift direct from the artisan who made it. Part of the fun is meandering through the beautiful Vermont countryside, following the map to find these prominent craftspeople, and viewing the works where they are conceived and created. Wine and Cheese tastings and demos. Location: Putney and Saxtons River, VT. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Gleanery Restaurant (133 Main St., Putney) has info, maps, and a preview exhibition of the artisans' works. Free. Putney Craft Tour. Information: 802 387-4032; Click for more info on Web in new window.



November 2018