CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Monday, January
Kathy Bullock joins the Brattleboro Women's Chorus for 25th Anniversary Virtual Sing (via Zoom): Kathy Bullock leads The Chorus in singing several songs from the African American tradition, share some historical context, and together everyone will celebrate the joy and power of song, community, and love. A music professor, singer/arranger and workshop clinician who specializes in gospel music, spirituals, and classical works by composers from the African diaspora, Bullock is sure to inspire. 7-8:15 p.m. This 2020-21 year, the Brattleboro Women's Chorus celebrates 25 years of singing with online musical events on the 25th day of most months through May. All singers (not just women) are welcome to join us. Bullock's website is www.kathybullock.com. Free. Zoom. Information: For Zoom link visit: www.brattleborowomenschorus.org/events/online-25th-anniversary-events.
"Flood Bound: The Uplifting Story of Pittsfield, VT" (Discussion via Zoom): This discussion is one of a series of programs to consider lessons learned from natural disasters, just in time for the 10th anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene in August 2021. We will think together about Tropical Storm Irene, learn what we can from others, and consider how to prepare for another climate-related emergency. This film brings the devastation Irene left behind in VT front and center, along with the invaluable help neighbors gave to neighbors during and after this disaster. 5:30 p.m. Note: See the film beforehand since it will not be shown during this discussion. To receive an invitation to this discussion, call 802-463-4270 (leave phone # and email) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This program is sponsored by the American Library Assn., Sustainable Rockingham, Rockingham Help & Helpers, Rockingham Conservation Commission, Saxtons River Historical Society, Bellows Falls Historical Society. Zoom. Film is also available on YouTube, or any time at : https://rockinghamlibrary.org/events/flood-bound-the-uplifting-story-of-a-small-town-facing-of-a-natural-disaster.