T h e Spirit o f Ethan Allen puts murder
Montpelier, 7:30 p.m. $10. Info,
on the m enu with an interactive, float
SU M M E R STARGAZING: Explore
ing sp in -off o f City Slickers. Leaving
constellations, craters o f the m oon and
CAN D L EL IG H T CONCERT:
from the Burlington Boathouse, 6:30
the wonders o f the Milky Way. North
Frederick Jodry plays selections from
p.m. $34.95. Info, 8 62-8300.
Branch Nature Center, Montpelier, 9
Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavier” on the
A U D IT IO N S: Champlain Arts
p.m. $3. Info, 229-6206.
harpsichord at O ld West Church,
Theater Com pany is seeking actors for
Calais, 7:30 p.m. $8. Info, 426-3432.
Endangered species o f Vermont are the
B U R L IN G T O N TAIKO D R U M
focus o f a slide presentation at the Mt.
MERS: This percussive performance
Mansfield Hostel, Vermont State Ski
by the Burlington ensemble is the
Dorm , Route 108, Stowe, 7 p.m. Free.
modern practice o f an ancient art
form. Haskell Opera House, Derby
VER M O NT VENTURE NET
Line, 7 p.m. $10. Info, 334-1357.
three upcom ing adult shows, including / Never Sang fa r M y Father and Silent Contract, about sexual harassment in the workplace. 1 Main St., Burlington, 6-9 p.m. Free. Info, 860 -3611.
W ORK: Investor types interact with
‘STATIO NS O F T H E ELEVATED’:
entrepreneurs, managers and service
Manfried Kircheimer shows and dis
providers at the Radisson Hotel,
‘LYSISTRATA’: See August 26, $12.50
cusses his cinematic study o f subway
Burlington, 8-10 a.m. $15. Info,
‘CRAZY FOR Y O U ’: See August 26.
trains, with soundtrack by Charles
‘SPIDER’S W EB’: See August 26, 8
Mingus. H elen D ay Arts Center,
H IST O R IC R U T L A N D TO UR:
Stowe, 7 p.m. Free. Info, 253-8358.
Volunteers in local and architectural
August 26, 8 p.m.
the successful publication o f Views
A U D IT IO N S: See August 27.
LAZY W RITERS FO RUM : Share
Through Time. Departing from Depot
‘IN SU R R E C T IO N MASS’: This non
your writing in progress in a supportive
Park, Rutland, 10 a.m. $2. Info,
religious service includes radical texts
workshop environment. Kellogg-
spoken and sung, cantastorias and
ROYAL LIPPIZAN STALLIONS:
“funeral marches for rotten ideas.”
T h e high-stepping white stallions offer
Bread & Puppet Theater, Glover, 8
equine entertainment four times a
p.m. Donations. Info, 525-3031.
Hubbard Library, Montpelier, 6 p.m. Free. Info, 2 23-3338.
week in North Hero, 6 p.m. $15. Info,
PARENTS A N O N Y M O U S : See August 26. Chittenden C ounty Food Shelf, Burlington. ‘N E W TITL ES’ STO RY TIM E: Stuffed animals are welcom e at this “bearable” reading o f new books for
V O LUN TEER PICNIC: Anyone who
8 6 3-5966.
helped clear ice storm debris from the
U SE D IN S T R U M E N T SALE: Shop
Long Trail is welcome at this picnic
for second-hand instruments, sheet
celebration hosted by the Green
music and accessories at a benefit sale
Mountain Club, Route 100, Waterbury
for the O nion River Arts Council. See
Center, 4:30-7 p.m. Free. Info,
“to do” list, this issue. Christ Church,
Montpelier, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free. Info,
ROYAL LIPIZZAN STALLIONS: See
o f Bach’s Brandenburg Concerti -— in
one night — under the direction o f
FLORAL D ESIG N DEM O : The royal
Yuli Turovsky. Hunter Park,
flower arrangers at the wedding o f
Manchester, Grounds open at 4:30
Princess Diana show their stuff to ben
p.m. Concert starts at 7 p.m. $9-29.
efit the Nature Conservancy. United
Info, 8 0 0 -876-9293.
Church o f Craftsbury, Craftsbury
‘T H E BREAD BAKER’S CANTATA’:
Com m on, 1:30-3:30 p.m. $15. Info,
Bread and Puppet Theater is famous
BALLROOM N IG H T S: Merengue
Shuman localizes his discussion about
masters whip you into shape before a
“creating self-reliant communities in a
night o f ballroom dancing. Sunset
global age.” See “to do” list, this issue.
Rooftop Ballroom, Holiday Inn
Fletcher Free Library, Burlington, 7-9
Express, 8:30 p.m. $12. Info,
Essex Junction, 7 p.m. $26-29. Info,
1 M USICI D E M O NTREAL: Hear all
for its sourdough rye. Get the musical
O PE N OBSERVATORY: Get a good
story behind the baking at Bread and
look at the summer sky with members
Puppet Theater, Glover, 7 p.m.
o f the Vermont Astronomical Society.
Donations. Info, 525-3031.
Hinesburg, 9 p.m. - midnight. Free.
LATE N IG H T CABARET: A melodi
Info and directions, 985-3269.
ous melange o f songs from stage,
G LB TQ SU PP O R T GRO UP: Gay,
screen and concert hall adds entertain
lesbian, bisexual, transgendered and
m ent to the dessert menu at Bellinis
questioning youth make new friends
Restaurant, Montpelier, 10:30 p.m. $5.
and get support. Outright Vermont,
‘G O IN G LOCAL’: Author Michael
p.m. Free. Info, 660-0640.
issue. Champlain Valley Fairgrounds,
‘T H E M O ST HAPPY FELLA’: See
history lead a walking tour based on
Burlington, 6:30-9 p.m. Free. Info,
‘T H E PROPER LADIES’: The a cap-
pclla& uo o f Anabel Graetz and
BATTERED W O M E N ’S SU PPO R T
Deborah Goss samples stories and
G ROUP: W omen Helping Battered
songs from turn-of-the-century
Women facilitates a group in
Vermont. Haskell Opera H ouse, 7
Burlington, 9:30-11 a.m. Free. Info,
p.m. $10. Info, 334-1357.
‘CRAZY FOR Y O U ’: See August 26.
STORY H O U R : Kids learn from
‘A STRANGER IN T H E K ING
lighthearted literature in a country set
D O M ’: T he All Arts Council o f
ting. Flying Pig Childrens Books, Ferry
Franklin County screens the Jay
kids. Barnes & N oble Bookstore, S. Burlington, 3 p.m. Free. Info,
Rd., Charlotte, 10:30 a.m. Free. Info,
U SE D IN ST R U M E N T SALE:
‘LYSISTRATA’: See August 26, $12.50. ‘SPID ER ’S W E B ’: See August 26, 4 & 8:30 p.m.
Craven film about a small Vermont
Looking to sell that second-hand
squeeze box? Drop off your second
HEPATITIS-C SU P P O R T GRO UP:
hand instruments today for the sale
Three million Americans suffer from
tomorrow. Appraisers will be on hand.
this still-incurable liver disease. A sup
See “to do” list, this issue. Christ
port group meets at Fanny Allen
Church, Montpelier, 3-7 p.m. Free.
Hospital, Colchester, 6:30 p.m. Free.
Info, 453 -5 5 3 2 .
‘FROM V EN IC E T O VERSAILLES’:
TO ASTM ASTER S M EETING :
Ensemble Soleil present a concert trac
T H E M O ST HAPPY FELLA’: See
town shattered by racism. Missisquoi
'FROM VEN IC E T O VERSAILLES’:
Valley Union High School Theatre,
See August 28, College Street
7:30 p.m. $6. Info, 633-2306.
Congregational Church, Burlington.
‘T H E PROLETARIANS’: This giant
rockers who headlined Another
T E EN N IG H T : Bring an instrument
Roadside Attraction play in support
to play or share, or be part o f the
their new album, Phantom Power. See
“Friday night at the Improv” audience.
“sound advice,” this issue. Mount
Westford Library, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free.
Ellen, Sugarbush North, Fayston, 6
p.m. $24.50. Info, 862-5300.
STORY H O UR: Toddlers listen to sto
RANDY TRAVIS: The crooner credit
from its origins in Italy to pre-revolu
ries at the Milton Public Library, 10:30
ed with reviving country music sings
Econolodge Conference Center, S.
tionary France. Bethany Church,
a.m. Free. Info, 893-4644.
up a storm with special guest Martina
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