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Visual arts and shows

NEWFANE "Limitless" - Oil Paintings by Gianna Robinson: Robinson grew up in the green hills of VT, and this sense of place has been her greatest muse. Capturing the green hills, waterscapes, sunrises and sunsets alive with birds, trees and flowers inspires her brush to canvas. "I love being outside, but if I must be inside, it helps my soul to bring some nature with me." . 8/1 Reception: 12 noon-2 p.m. Gallery/library hours: Tues: 1-5 p.m., Wed. 2-6 p.m., Thur. 1-5 p.m., Fri. 2-6 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Library observes Covid-19 guidelines and will limit number of patrons in the gallery. Through Monday, August 31. Free. Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.


Yellow Barn Summer Artist Residency Live-Stream Concert Series: Works by Georges Aperghis, Liza Lim, John Cage, Matthew Aucoin, Phillippe, Manoury, and Johann Sebastian Bach. Each concert runs about 60 minutes and airs on Yellow Barn's website at 7:30 p.m. and again at 2 p.m. the following day. Upcoming concerts: 8/7 and 8/8. Through Saturday, August 8. Free. Livestream. Information: 802-387-6637,,

Farmers' markets

BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Area Farmers' Market - "Shop and Go": 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturdays (10 - 11 a.m. still reserved for high-risk customers). Through Saturday, October 31. Brattleboro Area Farmers Market, 570 Western Ave., Rt. 9, near covered bridge. Information:

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Chalk Art Festival: Come to the library and leave your mark during this street painting festival in beautiful downtown Brattleboro! This is an inclusive community event where anyone can express themselves, creating images and words to bring the beauty and power of art to downtown Brattleboro. 9 a.m. - 12 noon. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Community meals

PUTNEY Putney Foodshelf: 9 - 11 a.m. weekly on Saturdays. Drive-up or walk-up service only. Free. Putney Community Center, Christian Sq. Information: 802-387-4102; Click to e-mail for more information.



August 2020